Monday, March 25, 2019 - Friday, March 29, 2019

 Vol: 2018-19 No: 29

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Pose for Pro professions portraits. Have a professional color portrait taken by member of the club--at no cost! Slots are still available for the Pitt-Greensburg Photography Club's Pose for Pro event. For sign up information, Click Here...

Check in on your finances! FREE Credit Workshop! Pitt-Greensburg assistant professor of Management-Accounting, Sharon Turchick, CPA, will offer a FREE Credit Workshop that will show participants how credit, its use and misuse can affect their lives. For more information and to register, Click Here...

An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Wednesday, March 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Smith Hall Lounge. All staff, faculty, and students are encouraged to consider donating. All blood types are needed! For more information on how you can help and to register, Click Here...

Pitt-Greensburg will host its annual Relay for Life on Saturday, March 30. Pay tribute to loved ones who have battled or are battling cancer while helping to raise funds to find a cure at this year's event that is themed "Making More Happily Ever Afters." For a schedule of events, Click Here...

Rescuing Abundance. The Pitt-Greensburg Office of Student Services and Pitt's David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership present Rescuing Abundance, a film exploring food sustainability in Pittsburgh. The film is described as a food sustainability film starring heroes from the Pittsburgh community. The event offers Village credit and is FREE and open to the public. Click Here...

Come join in for conversation and games in Spanish! Spanish Tertulias will meet on Thursday, April 4 at 11:45 in Village Coffeehouse. All levels of Spanish are welcome for this activity that earns Academic Village credit. Click Here...

Student Alumni Association (SAA)
Membership Drive

Members of the Pitt-Greensburg Student Alumni Association (SAA) will be available to share their experiences with the organization during their membership drive on March 27. Stop by their table at Chambers Hall to learn about the benefits of membership, including the great opportunities to network with alumni an other special activities--available only to SAA members. Click Here...

Commencement 2019


The 2019 Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2019.


For a complete list of Commencement related details for students, families, faculty members and staff about tickets, academic attire, commencement-related activities and the RSVP process, Click here…


Attention Seniors! Would you like a commencement photo or a family portrait to commemorate graduation? Photographer Robert Cifone will be at Commencement taking photos of each graduate with Dr. Smith as he/she receives their diploma. He will also be available after the ceremony for family photos. For pricing and registration information, Click Here...


We look forward to celebrating with you!

Pitt-Greensburg 23rd Annual Children’s Literature Conference



The Pitt-Greensburg Annual Children's Literature Conference will be held on May 3, 2019. The Pitt-Greensburg Children's Literature Conference serves educators and librarians in the Western Pennsylvania community and beyond. The conference will offer presentations by nationally known children’s authors, informative breakout sessions, a continental breakfast, a hot buffet lunch, and book signing.  Registration is required. For a list of presenters and to register, Click Here...

Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park

Tickets on Sale Now!

Watch the Pirates take on the Milwaukee Brewers! All Pitt-Greensburg students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their families are invited on Saturday, June 1, 2019 to participate in Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park. Come early for food, fun, and giveaways. Game time is 4:05 p.m. The first 20,000 fans in the park will receive a Chris Archer bobble head. For tickets, Click Here...

Important Dates

March 25: Pose for Pro professional portraits
March 26: Pitt Day in Harrisburg
March 27: American Red Cross Blood Drive
March 27: Student Alumni Association (SAA) Membership Drive
March 30: Relay For Life
April 1: Rescuing Abundance
April 3: FREE Credit Workshop
April 4: Spanish Tertulias
April 27: Commencement 2019
May 3: Pitt-Greensburg 23rd Annual Children’s Literature

June 1: Pirate Tailgate

Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association (PGAA)

Award Nominations:

2019 Alumni Awards

The PGAA proudly recognizes Pitt-Greensburg alumni for their professional accomplishments, service to their communities, and commitment to the University.  Nominations for the prestigious Alumnus of Distinction, Volunteer Excellence, and Young Alumni Leadership 2019 awards are being accepted now through Monday, July 8, 2019. To learn more about the award criteria, guidelines, nomination forms, and the 2018 PGAA honorees, Click Here...

PGAA Board 2019-2022 Term nominations

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association Board, the official representative group of Pitt-Greensburg alumni.  Members serve in an advisory capacity to the Office of Alumni Relations and on the alumni Professional Development, Engagement, and Events Committees. The Board of Directors serves a critical role by providing strategic direction, resources, and professional expertise to help carry out the mission of the PGAA. Alumni are invited to nominate candidates to serve one term of three years, beginning Monday, July 1, 2019, with the option of being elected to a second term.  Self-nominations are encouraged. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, March 29, 2019. For a list of responsibilities, duties, and nomination forms, Click Here...

Pitt Plus

Pitt-Plus is a program sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg’s Student Government Association (SGA) and Office of Student Activities. This program is designed to assist in providing and/or advertising discounts and services to current students, faculty, and staff from local businesses.


Discounts range from 10-15% or other extra incentives are offered. New businesses are being added on an on going basis for our Pitt-Greensburg community to enjoy! For more information or if your business would like to participate, please contact Al Thiel at


Just look for the Pitt-Plus logo and show your Pitt-Greensburg ID to start saving today!


For a current list of participating businesses, Click Here...

Beacon: Student Success System

Students are encouraged to make use of the Beacon student success system! Learn about success tools and campus resources including links to Events Calendars, Organizations, and News.

Student success is made simple with two easy ways to log in:

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Click “Academic Resources” near the top of the page

Click “Beacon” link on the right side of the page.


Bookmark this link

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Enter your Pitt username and password

Millstein Library

Millstein Library, at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, is part of Pitt’s University Library System.  It is a great source for all your study needs! Stop in for coffee and snacks and to book a consultation with a librarian in the Research Collboratory.

College Central Network

With Pitt-Greensburg's Job Posting System, College Central Network-CCN, students, alumni, and employers can link for all of their career needs. Sign in and search jobs posted exclusively for Pitt-Greensburg. Browse and sign up for workshops, programs, and events to learn more about career fields that interest you.

Campus Hours

You can view a complete list of Campus Times at Pitt-Greensburg. Please check frequently for updates during University breaks and holidays.

Pitt Greensburg Campus Calendars

Campus Calendar . (Click "All" on the right of the screen to view important dates.)

Calendar of important Academic Dates-Spring Term 2019

Engage-Student Events & Resources (sign in to create your personal Pitt-Greensburg profile)

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Student Activity Calendar

Athletics Calendar