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2014-04-17 16:22:36

New initiatives funded through Office of the Provost, Swanson School of Engineering, and philanthropic gifts from alumni John C. Mascaro and John A. Swanson PITTSBURGH, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --To mark the tenth anniversary of the University of Pittsburgh's Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation (MCSI) and to build upon the ongoing philanthropy of two of Pitt's most generous donors, Pitt officials announced a new $37.5 million funding initiative comprising various...

2009-02-04 11:03:36

Pitt Chancellor Mark Nordenberg says the university is filing in-house charges against students involved in Super Bowl festivities that got out of hand. An unknown number of Pitt students were arrested Sunday during a wild celebration that led to broken windows and fires in the Oakland district of Pittsburgh. Nordenberg said those who were arrested will be facing campus judicial charges that could lead to their expulsion, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette said Wednesday. Nordenberg said the...

Word of the Day
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.