Awards and Accolades

Senate Executive Committee Award for Service in the University Senate Announced

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The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences congratulates teaching professor and undergraduate advisor in the Department of History, John Stoner. Professor Stoner has been selected unanimously by the Senate Executive Committee for the Award for Service in the University Senate. The award recognizes Professor Stoner’s service as the Educational Policies Co-Chair as well as the many different roles he has taken on within the University Senate. He will be celebrated at an upcoming Senate Council meeting.

Dr. Anthony Novosel Voted Best Professor in the Pitt News

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Part-time instructor in the Dietrich School’s History Department, Anthony “Tony” Novosel was just voted best professor by Pitt students. The Pitt News hosts its annual “Best-Of” surveys and Novosel was this year’s best-of amongst the faculty. Dr. Novosel has been working at Pitt since 1989 and most recently in 2023 he was appointed as a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) for his contributions to peace in Northern Ireland. To read more about Dr.