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Career Opportunities

Looking to start, invigorate, or switch your career to focus exclusively or more on sustainability? Start here to find jobs, internships, scholarships, and more.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-you-can-do/career-opportunities/

Get Active

The Student Office of Sustainability (SOOS) supports the potential of students to to infuse sustainability into the culture, values, and decision-making at Pitt. With a physical collaboration space in the William Pitt Union (510) , SOOS  supports 25+…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-you-can-do/get-active/

News

Explore News & Stories Stay updated on all sustainability happenings on campus! Read featured news; learn about activities, achievements, and awards; and find out who is making a big splash in sustainability on campus and off.  Interested in…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-pitt-is-doing/news/

Education & Research

Engaging Students & Faculty in Academic Sustainability Through the integration of a creative, multidisciplinary curriculum, groundbreaking research, and social engagement, the University of Pittsburgh is working to educate every member of its faculty, staff, and student communities on…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-pitt-is-doing/education-research/

Campus Initiatives

No matter where you go on campus, there is a sustainable campus initiative to join or learn more about. Pitt takes pride in its vibrant sustainability culture. Check out some of these great initiatives!

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-pitt-is-doing/campus-initiatives/

Sustainability Impact Areas

Established in 2018, the Pitt Sustainability Plan identifies 15 impact areas that help focus the University’s 60+ sustainability goals and key performance indicators for tracking progress over time. These impact areas are organized into the 3 themes below.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-pitt-is-doing/impact-areas/

Calendar of Events

Search for upcoming sustainability events, tours, lectures, sales, films, and celebrations, at the University of Pittsburgh and around the city! Read our land acknowledgment.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/what-you-can-do/events/

Sustainability Week

The University of Pittsburgh is pleased to host a wide assortment of activities to celebrate Sustainability Week. Check out the full schedule here. We hope you will join us!

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/sustainability-week/

Tom Heidkamp

Tom Heidkamp, called Pitt’s “Father of Sustainability” by some, made a sizable impact on campus. Retired in March 2019, Tom served as the manager of Surplus Property, which handles the sale, receipt, storage, distribution, and disposal of all surplus equipment,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/campus-leaders/tom-heidkamp/

Pitt Home

The University of Pittsburgh defines “sustainability” as balancing equity, environment, & economics so current and future generations can thrive.  Keeping this in focus, Pitt is actively involved in sustainability initiatives and practices across disciplines, domains, and scales —…

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