Sustainability Interns and Student Workers Across Campus

OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY   Jared Delucca Jared is the Sustainability Intern for the Pitt Office of Sustainability. He is currently a Junior majoring in Economics and History with a certificate in Sustainability. Jared loves to learn; some of…

Unpack U Presents: U Prize

Do you have an idea to improve mental wellness in our Pittsburgh university community but need help getting it off the ground? Unpack U can help!

2021 Community Engaged Scholarship Forum

As part of Pitt’s Year of Engagement, the third annual forum—“Progress Through Partnerships: Advancing Community Resilience”—will be held as a virtual event on March 2, 2021. University of Pittsburgh Community Engaged Scholarship Forum (CESF) elevates, celebrates, and reflects on collective…

Signs of Hope For Our Future Climate: A Panel Discussion

The people and places of western Pennsylvania play a key role in solving the climate crisis. A critical component of our response to climate change is moving from individual to collective actions. But what climate actions are the…

Creating A Just Community Awards Program

Join us as we recognize the Center on Race and Social Problems and Dr. Yolanda Covington-Ward for their outstanding efforts in creating more just, equitable, and inclusive communities. The program will feature a keynote presentation by Dr. Elayne…

New Sustainability Transcript Distinction Available to Recognize Focus In & Out of Classroom

Are you a student interested in Sustainability both in and outside of the classroom? Consider getting the new Sustainability Distinction to get “credit” for your sustainability focus in the classroom, on campus, and in our community!

Cities and Social Justice Mini-Course

Mark your calendars for this Fall 2021 Mini-Course being offered by the Pitt Global Studies Center! More information coming soon.

Green Speakeasy: Asia – The Planet’s Battleground for Climate Change

Hear Divya Nawale (GSPIA ’16) talk about her experiences of how Asia is fighting climate change while embracing sustainable development.  She’ll cover her current climate work with the Asian Development Bank, her nonprofit efforts focused on engaging 10…

First Peoples Past & Present: Native Health and Voting Power

Pittsburgh is known as a city with a rich colonial past, but the Native American perspective is often lost in the retelling of this history. This event series will focus on elucidating the Native American past and present…

Place-Based Conference: The Role of Universities in Sustainable, Just, & Inclusive Cities

As one of the signature events for the Year of Engagement at Pitt, Newcastle University and the University of Pittsburgh are hosting a two-day virtual conference on the role universities play in building sustainable, just, and inclusive cities….