About Pitt Magazine

Pitt Magazine is the University of Pittsburgh’s flagship publication for communicating the accomplishments of Pitt people and programs. The magazine has a circulation of more than 250,000 nationwide and more globally via digital subscriptions. By routinely engaging our national audience with the University, Pitt Magazine is a primary vehicle for keeping readers informed and enthused about the institution’s achievements and successes, directly supporting the University’s success in fundraising, alumni relations, student and faculty recruitment, community development, and other key institutional goals.

Pitt Magazine is published by the University of Pittsburgh Office of University Communications. For more information or to submit a letter to the editor, email us at pittmag@pitt.edu or send correspondence to Pitt Magazine, University of Pittsburgh, 200 S. Craig St., 400 Craig Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15260.



Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh: Patrick Gallagher (A&S ’87G, ’91G)

Vice Chancellor, Strategic Communications and Marketing: Ellen Moran

Assistant Vice Chancellor for News: David Seldin

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Marketing: Kate Ledger (EDUC '06G)


Editor in Chief: Laura Clark Rohrer (A&S ’14G)

Creative Director: Gary Kohr-Cravener

Senior Editor: Ervin Dyer (A&S ’11G, ’16G)

Associate Editor: Susan Wiedel (A&S ’15)

Production Manager: Chuck Dinsmore


Recent Awards 


International MarCom Awards

Platinum: Magazine Writing

Platinum: Feature Article Writing

Platinum: Educational Institution Writing

Platinum: Portrait Photography


International Hermes Creative Awards

Platinum: Publication/Magazine

Platinum: Writing/Publication Article

Platinum: Writing/Publication Overall


Robert L. Vann Media Awards/Pittsburgh Black Media Federation

First Place: Feature Photography