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iSchool to Welcome Sheila Corrall, Professor and LIS Program Chair

The iSchool is pleased to announce that Sheila Corrall will be joining the faculty in Fall 2012 as a Full Professor and as Chair of the Library and Information Science Program.  Dr. Corrall currently serves as Professor & Chair in Librarianship and Information Management at the Information School, University of Sheffield, UK. Read more

Join us for Pitt Day in Harrisburg:  March 13, 2012!

Governor Corbett recently released the proposed Commonwealth of Pennsylvania budget for 2012-13, and for the second consecutive year, deep and disproportionate cuts were recommended to the University of Pittsburgh’s state appropriation.  On Tuesday, March 13, Pitt alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends of the University will meet with lawmakers to talk about these unprecedented cuts during our annual Pitt Day in Harrisburg. More.

Alumni Reception in Philadelphia, March 14

Alumni in the Philadelphia area, or those attending the 2012 Public Library Conference, are invited to a reception on March 14, 2012. More.

Sara Fine Institute Lecture, March 29

Please save the date for the 2012 Sara Fine Institute Lecture.  David Holtzman, Author of Privacy Lost and Surviving Identity Theft, will discuss "Stealing Digital Assets: Piracy and Privacy." The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 29, 2012 in the Lower Lounge at the William Pitt Union at 3:00 pm, with a reception following at 4:00 pm. For more information, please click here.

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