“Education is mission critical. It’s really not the case that a student can stop growing and put their life on hold.”

—Chancellor Patrick Gallagher, describing Pitt’s response to the coronavirus pandemic during a meeting of the PA Senate Education Committee

Chancellor's Spotlight

July 2, 2020

Meet the Third Class of Pitt Seed Awardees

The University is funding 11 new faculty and staff projects as part of the Pitt Seed Grants program, which is designed to elevate exceptional ideas from the institution's front lines. Read more »
June 30, 2020

Reinventing Our Operations to Keep the Pitt Community Safe and Healthy

Chancellor Gallagher briefs the University community on the Resilience Framework that will guide our operations in light of the shifting nature of the pandemic. Read more »
June 15, 2020

Education Is Mission Critical

Read Chancellor Gallagher's message—which he delivered during a Pennsylvania Senate Education Committee meeting—about resuming campus operations during the pandemic. Read more »

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