Headlines & Highlights
Pitt Researcher Part of Astronomy Team Published in Nature for Their Findings on Small Galaxies and Black Holes
A research team in conjunction with the James Webb Space Telescope have just published their findings on the smallest galaxies in the early universe.
Women's History Month in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Celebrates: Wangari Maathai
Wangari Maathai (A&S ‘65G) was born in Kenya in 1940. She made her way to the U.S. through a program initiated by the late Kenyan politician Tom Mboya and then U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy.
Dietrich School Faculty Member's Memoir Reviewed in Post-Gazette
Growing up in Western Pennsylvania as a preacher’s kid with a mild hearing impairment came with its challenges, Shannon Reed, teaching associate professor in the Dietrich School's Department of English, got by with books and a keen sense of humor. Her love of reading and droll wit are amply demonstrated in her entertaining new book, “Why We Read: On Bookworms, Libraries and Just One More Page Before Lights Out.’’