Media Literacy Class: How to Know and Understand Your News

Looking for a class for next fall? Take Media Literacy: Reading and Writing in the Digital World and join the world of tech boys, bots, twisted facts, fixed elections and the history of how the Internet threw a wrecking ball into traditional journalism and advertising. This is where news, fake news, Russian spies and social […]

Top Reasons to Choose a Future in Health Information Management

Check out these top four reasons to choose a future in Health Information Management (HIM): Your degree can prepare you to earn a good salary. Whether you have a bachelor’s or master’s degree, many graduates earn a competitive salary immediately upon graduating. Health care workers generally enjoy job security. A degree in health information prepares you to work in a […]

Join the Madness: Vote for Your Favorite Student Organization

Join the madness. Vote for your favorite student organization on campus in the 2018 Pitt Bracket, run by the Pitt News at The winning organization will receive a $300 gift card to Hello Bistro (and bragging rights). Who will come out on top? Help decide. Contact Katie Bozzo or Tori Kline at with […]

Civic Engagement Training Fellowship

The University of Pittsburgh Institute of Politics Elsie Hillman Civic Forum & University Honors College offer students a chance to apply for the Elsie Hillman Civic Engagement Training Fellowship. For fellowship is, selected students lead an original civic engagement project developed with a Pittsburgh community partner that addresses an important community issue. In addition to practical, hands-on […]

Visit Employers in NYC, Philly, DC and Chicago This Summer

Early this summer, attend employer site visits in New York City, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and Chicago. There are 15 site visits locations to choose from including the FBI, LinkedIn, Deloitte and more. Network with employers, learn more about a variety of industries and stand out as a job or internship candidate. Students must arrange transportation to […]

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