Bridge Builders

With their homelands under siege, 10 law students from Afghanistan and Ukraine came to Pitt to gain the skills needed to help their people thrive and their countries rebuild. These are their stories.
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Commons Room

Life Imitating Art

At Pitt-Greensburg, creative community outreach is turning paint into progress.
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Commons Room

Growth in the Garden

A Pitt student organization is cultivating a connection to the wild — and filling hungry bellies.
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Commons Room

Old School Style

What do you get when you mix vintage Pitt gear, sustainability and an enterprising spirit?
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Commons Room

(In)Spired Renewal

The restoration of one of Pitt’s most beloved buildings is a reminder of why it is so cherished in the first place.
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Divinely Inspired

Pitt’s seminal history as a welcoming, multicultural University is illuminated by the Black Greek pavilion and the lives of alumni like William Fisher.
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Fired Up

A Pitt student helps make history as a member of one of the National Park Service’s first all-women wildland fire fighting corps.
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Math on the Mind

Alumna Grace Lindsay aims to make math and neuroscience more accessible to curious learners.
Victoria Chuah (SCI ’21, ’22G) is Miss Virginia 2022.

Crowning Achievements

Growing up, Victoria Chuah imagined she could be anything she wanted. Now, with two Pitt degrees on her resume and a crown on her head, she’s living the dream and then some.
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Go With the Flow

After a mix-up leads Janet Stout to her true calling at Pitt, a discovery changes her life and the health of countless others.
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Pitt Chat

Flip the Field

Words of wisdom from football standout-turned-educator Joseph Villani.
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Foods for Thought

A social work alumna uses fine foods to create connections.
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Pitt Pride = Warm Inside

Whether this is your season for quiet reflection or bold transformation, be sure to share your Pitt pride this winter.
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Winter 2023