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Best Neighbor

Written by Cara J. Hayden

Pitt was named the top public “Best Neighbor” educational institution in the country for its positive relationship with the City of Pittsburgh. Pitt achieved the ranking in the 2009 edition of Saviors of Our Cities: A Survey of Best College and University Civic Partnerships. The survey assessed institutions based on their length of involvement with their communities, real dollars invested, and influence on cultural renewal, among other