Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation’s 2021 Annual Report

Peruse the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation’s 2021 Annual Report for a glimpse into many progress points in the Pitt Sustainability Plan’s Exploration section.

Established in 2003, the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation (MCSI) is our university-wide sustainability center focused on catalyzing sustainability research and education. MCSI leads Pitt’s faculty sustainability engagement via strategy and programs focused on integrating sustainability into the curriculum, groundbreaking sustainability research, and community outreach and innovation. MCSI’s various student opportunities focus on exploring and experiencing sustainability in research, practice, and performance. MCSI’s Faculty Sustainability Task Force brings together representatives from every Pitt school to advance sustainability through the integration of a multidisciplinary curriculum, groundbreaking research, innovation, community engagement, and partnership. MCSI also creates opportunities to coordinate academic collaborations across campus with Pitt’s other sustainability-focused and -related research centers.

  • Engagement Across Campus and the World
  • Sustainability Research Expansion
  • Novel Research and Education Programs
  • Partnerships Create Public Good from University Research
  • Pitt Sustainability Efforts Recognized by Peers and Community
  • Mascaro Center Recognition & Engagement
  • Media Updates & Peer-Reviewed Publications
  • MCSI 5 Year Goals