Headlines & Highlights
Dietrich School Alumnus, MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, Presents "The Art of Leadership"
Dietrich School alumnus and University trustee William E. Strickland, Jr. (A&S '70) has been working for more than 45 years to mold and shape lives for the better through the creation of community art and job training centers. Strickland will share his unique insights as the next speaker in the University of Pittsburgh’s American Experience Distinguished Lecture Series, October 8.
Pitt Announces New Collaboration with Indonesian College of Performing Arts
The University of Pittsburgh and the Indonesian College of Performing Arts, are launching a partnership designed to further the two schools' common objectives of research and study in Indonesian music and culture. A public concert on October 11 will help to mark this new collaboration.
Discovery Made by Dietrich School Team Could Pave Way for Ultrahigh Density Storage and Computing Architectures
Semiconductors process electrical information, while magnetic materials enable long-term data storage. A research team led by Dietrich School Distinguished Professor Jeremy Levy has discovered a way to fuse these two distinct properties in a single material, paving the way for new ultrahigh density storage and computing architectures.
Nominations Invited for Bellet Teaching Excellence Awards
Recognize extraordinary achievement and innovation in undergraduate teaching by nominating a Dietrich School faculty member for a 2015 Tina & David Bellet Teaching Excellence Award. Nomination deadline is October 31.