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Pitt Panthers on the Prowl

The Pitt Alumni Association is taking head men’s basketball coach Jeff Capel, head football coach Pat Narduzzi, and athletic director Heather Lyke on the road! Join us in Pittsburgh on May 8, Erie on May 9, and Philadelphia on May 10.

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Pitt✦Stops at the Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall: April 19

Join the Pitt Alumni Association on Thursday, April 19 for the fourth installment of our monthly Pitt✦Stops series. The April event, “Conflict and Compromise: the Correspondence between Pittsburgh Steel Titans Andrew Carnegie and Henry Clay Frick,” will be held at the Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall in Carnegie. Learn about the Frick Collection, which contains the correspondence between these legendary industrialists, including letters and telegrams pertaining to the famous Homestead Strike.

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Pitt Day in Harrisburg: May 23

Alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends are invited to attend Pitt Day in Harrisburg, which was rescheduled for Wednesday, May 23, due to dangerous travel conditions in March. Join the Pitt Alumni Association for an opportunity to influence state lawmakers and tell your University of Pittsburgh story.

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Pitt Networking Day: June 7

Pitt Networking Day gatherings will take place around the world on Thursday, June 7, with more than 70 Pitt alumni clubs participating. Whether you have been a long-time resident or a recent arrival in your region, you will have the opportunity to meet new friends, make new contacts, and strengthen the global Pitt alumni network. 

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University breaks ground on Heinz Memorial Chapel Garden

Ground was broken this month on an English-style garden adjacent to the Heinz Memorial Chapel complete with paths, a fountain, and benches. The project will be completed in July in time for the Chapel’s 80th anniversary.

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Pitt Men’s Glee Club Performances in Erie and Chicago

Join fellow alumni and mingle with the Pitt Men’s Glee Club prior to their concerts at a reception in Erie on Tuesday, May 1 and Chicago on Sunday, May 6.

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Mother’s Day Luncheon and Concert: May 13

Spend Mother’s Day with the Pitt Alumni Association at a special luncheon and concert by the Women’s Choral Ensemble at the Heinz Memorial Chapel. The buffet luncheon, which includes a complimentary glass of Panther Cellars wine, begins at 1 p.m. and will be held in the Connolly Ballroom, Alumni Hall.

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Pitt Travel Program Fair & Reunion: June 15

Join us for our inaugural Pitt Travel Program Fair and Reunion on Friday, June 15. Enjoy refreshments, meet fellow travelers, and learn about the many travel destinations offered by our travel partners.

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Life Sciences Week: April 16-20

Registration is now open for Life Sciences Week! Join us April 16-20 for a week-long series of innovation forums to foster the integration of science and business.

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Pitt Alumni Network of Western PA

Check out the Pitt Alumni Network of Western PA monthly update to learn about networking, lifelong learning, volunteer opportunities, and social events that are open to all alumni in Western PA.

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Pitt AAAC Atlanta Recruitment Dinner Recap

On March 25, the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid in collaboration with the Pitt African American Alumni Council held an information and recruitment event in Atlanta, Georgia for prospective students from underrepresented communities living in the Atlanta metro region.

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Homecoming: October 1-7

The Pitt Alumni Association looks forward to welcoming alumni to the 2018 Homecoming celebration October 1-7. Stay tuned for event details, and mark your calendar now for the Saturday, October 6 football game vs. Syracuse.

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2018 Pitt Football Pregame Events

Prowl with the Panthers for this year’s away games! Save these dates for our pregame events on September 29 at the University of Central Florida, October 13 at the University of Notre Dame, and November 17 at Wake Forest University.

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Pitt Clubs and Affinity Council Opportunities

Whether you connect via campus activities or in communities throughout the U.S. and around the world, you can make a difference for Pitt while having fun, making new friends, and networking with professionals who also hail to Pitt!

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Pitt Class Ring Ceremony Photo Gallery

On March 24, Pitt held its inaugural class ring ceremony. This ceremony is designed to celebrate the traditions and ceremonial importance of the University of Pittsburgh class ring for students and their friends and family. The ring is worn facing inward until graduation day when it is turned outward to face the world.

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Orlando Pitt Club Wine and Cheese Party Recap

On March 24, the Orlando, Florida Pitt Club hosted its fourth-annual wine and cheese party. Jeff Gleim, Executive Director for the Pitt Alumni Association, joined alumni in the home of Pitt alumna Maria Mendoza (ENGR ’05).

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