Major Progress in the UPTC!

Since our last blog entry in October, there’s been quite a bit of progress in G-33 Cathedral of Learning, the future home of the University of Pittsburgh Testing Center! The Demolition Period ended in late November, with a successful deconstruction of the walls, ceilings and floors. MBM Contracting, Inc., a long-time contracting partner with the University,…

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The Epicurean Takes a Test

Epicureanism, a school of ancient philosophy in the Hellenistic age, is devoted to freedom from mental anxiety. For Epicureans, philosophy is a therapeutic tool useful only insofar as it cultivates a flourishing, good life; we accomplish this by taking pleasure in naturally desirable and attainable things. It’s usually a way of living simply — enjoying…

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