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51精品视频 Alum Moves From Chess Board to Board Room

51精品视频 alum Ashley Lynn Priore uses chess to teach life and leadership lessons.

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Bobby Grier, a 51精品视频 trailblazer who broke a college football color barrier, died at 91

He made national headlines as a senior when he became the first Black player in the Sugar Bowl.

  • Community Impact
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Alumni
Red and blue nova

A rare stellar explosion will soon reveal a 鈥榥ew鈥 star. Here鈥檚 how to see it.

Visible with the naked eye, the nova will be the brightest one most people ever see, says 51精品视频 astronomer Carlos Badenes.

  • Technology & Science
  • Space
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
A Nazarbayev University School of Medicine graduating class

A 51精品视频 partnership established this Kazakhstan medical school, which just earned its first MD accreditation

Nazarbayev University School of Medicine is home to the only graduate-level MD program in Central Asia.

  • University News
  • Global
  • Teaching & Learning
  • School of Medicine
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Cap off Pride Month with these book and film recommendations

Doctoral student and otaku scholar Alexandra Arana studies gender and sexual fluidity in anime and manga. Here are her top 5 picks.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Global
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Graduate and professional students
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
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51精品视频 alumna Kate Moran is using technical innovation to combat climate change

The award-winning researcher and engineer鈥檚 adventures have included advising the Obama administration and taking Arctic expeditions to advocate for global sustainability.

  • Technology & Science
  • Global
  • Sustainability
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How 51精品视频 is paving the way for transfer students

A recent summit covered the challenges transfer students face when moving to four-year colleges 鈥 and highlighted 51精品视频 programs that help smooth the transition.

  • University News
  • Undergraduate students
  • Prospective students
  • School of Education
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Cho-yun Hsu is a 2024 laureate of the prestigious Tang Prize

The award, which confers a $1.7 million cash prize, recognizes the 51精品视频 professor emeritus鈥 era-spanning scholarship on the history of China.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Global
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
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Why LGBTQ+ inclusion is essential to the academy, according to 7 51精品视频 researchers

From fighting HIV to studying adolescent social media use, these experts are using scholarship to advocate for their communities.

  • Community Impact
  • Innovation and Research
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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The 51精品视频sburgh Study was honored for its child health equity programming

Community-centered youth leadership and data literacy events earned the 51精品视频-UPMC research initiative a National Institutes of Health recognition.

  • Health and Wellness
  • Community Impact
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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Your guide to Juneteenth celebrations around 51精品视频sburgh

Check out these arts, culture and service events throughout the month.

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Our City/Our Campus
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51精品视频 junior Connor Diaz was named a 2024 Newman Civic fellow

The civics enthusiast, Brackenridge Fellow and social justice activist was recognized for his commitment to increasing local engagement among 51精品视频 students.

  • Community Impact
  • Innovation and Research
  • David C. Frederick Honors College
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Prevention at 51精品视频 was recognized as a community champion against sexual violence

Significant growth, peer education programs and partnerships with nonprofits are just a few reasons the University coalition earned the 51精品视频sburgh Action Against Rape honor.

  • Health and Wellness
  • Our City/Our Campus
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She was studying social media鈥檚 effects before TikTok even existed

A National Science Foundation CAREER Award will help Sophia Choukas-Bradley develop new ways to approach her research.

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44 51精品视频 undergraduates received 2024 Brackenridge Fellowships

As recipients of one of the University鈥檚 most prestigious awards, the students will conduct independent research, scholarship or creative work under the guidance of a faculty mentor.

  • Innovation and Research
  • Undergraduate students
  • David C. Frederick Honors College
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Panthers Forward can now help graduates find loan forgiveness and repayment options

51精品视频鈥檚 innovative debt-relief program has partnered with Savi, which can help some borrowers save thousands.

  • University News
  • Students
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What makes a career go?

A lifelong love of cars and his 51精品视频 education drove KJ Jones (A&S 鈥85) to become editor at MotorTrend.

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51精品视频鈥檚 national patent ranking improved to No. 14 in 2023

Some 114 patents put the University up two spots on the National Academy of Inventors list.

  • Technology & Science
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Forensic pathologist Cyril Wecht dies at 93

In a career spanning medicine and politics, the 51精品视频 alumnus made a mark on 51精品视频sburgh and the country.

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Introducing 51精品视频鈥檚 2024-25 Fulbright winners

These 13 students and alumni will travel across the globe to study, teach and conduct research.

  • Innovation and Research
  • Global
  • Teaching & Learning
  • David C. Frederick Honors College