skip to Main Content
The Cathedral Of Learning With An Orange Sky In The Background

Supporting Student Well-Being

As we continue to create environments in which our students can thrive as they live and learn, we want to encourage you to think about how your engagement with students can support their well-being. At Pitt, we define well-being as…

Read more
Year Of Emotional Well-Being Graphic.

New Faculty Essentials, Nov. 17, 2022

The Year of Emotional Well-Being
Provost Ann E. Cudd announced the Year of Emotional Well-Being in April 2022, expressing that “this theme offers an opportunity to engage collectively with a focus on restoring and enhancing our emotional well-being. The pandemic underscored the importance of fully supporting the emotional welfare of students, faculty, and staff as everyone navigates the new terrain. This is a time of burgeoning research and collective reflection on our emotional needs and the qualities that make for a good life."

Read more
Laptop With Screen Opened And Hand On Keyboard.

Laptop Loans Due Back By Dec. 16

Faculty who received laptop loans from Classroom Services must return their equipment on, or before, Dec. 16. Classroom Services will perform significant upgrades to its fleet of computers over the winter break. New loans will be re-issued to faculty upon…

Read more
Alumni Hall At The University Of Pittsburgh With Light Streaks From Traffic.

GSA for Equity and Inclusion in Pedagogy

The University Center for Teaching and Learning's Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Curriculum is looking to hire a graduate student assistant (GSA) for Equity and Inclusion in Pedagogy for spring and summer 2023 terms, with the possibility…

Read more
Laptop With Screen Opened And Hand On Keyboard.

Important Note: Spring Courses & Integrations Update

Canvas spring courses are almost ready and will start appearing on your dashboard next week. There are some important changes happening with many of the available Canvas integrations to be aware of as you build or import your spring courses.…

Read more
New Faculty Orientation Event Sept. 20, 2022.

Welcome New Faculty

New faculty orientation culminated on Sept. 20, with a welcome reception co-hosted by the Office of the Provost and the Teaching Center in Alumni Hall. More than 200 new faculty attended for an evening of interdisciplinary networking with colleagues, deans,…

Read more
New Faculty Orientation Event Sept. 20, 2022.

New Faculty Essentials, Sept. 20, 2022

Welcome New Faculty
Provost Ann E. Cudd and Chancellor Patrick Gallagher welcomed new faculty to the University at an in-person, informal new faculty reception on Sept. 20, from 4-6 p.m. in Alumni Hall. This event allowed faculty to meet a network of colleagues with whom they will interact throughout their careers at the University. They were joined by deans, department chairs, and other University leaders.

Read more
Mozilla Firefox Error Message

Zoom & Canvas Issue With Latest Firefox Update

Mozilla Firefox recently released an update that increased its default security and privacy settings. While they can help protect your privacy, the new default restrictions can impede how systems interact with one another, such as Canvas and Zoom. If you…

Read more
Back To Top