Monday, April 23, 2018 - Friday, April 27, 2018

 Vol: 2017-18 No: 29

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Academic Year Comes to a Close

As the Academic year draws to an end, Intercom will go on hiatus.

We will be back again in mid-August with the start of the 2018-19 Academic Terms.

Have a safe and enjoyable Summer!


Pitt-Greensburg Science majors shine at the Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society's Northeast District 3 Regional Convention. Twenty-three Pitt-Greensburg science majors participated at the event held at SUNY, Fredonia, New York. Seventeen students presented either oral or poster presentations of their capstone research. Read More...

Award-winning journalist Jack Ford is the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg 2018 Commencement speaker. The campus' Commencement ceremony will be held Saturday, April 28, at 11:00 a.m. on Ridilla Field. Ford the winner of two Emmy Awards and a George Foster Peabody Award. He is currently the host of Metro Focus on PBS (WNET-NY) and most recently a CBS News correspondent for 60 Minutes Sports. Read More...

Attention Faculty & Staff! Pitt-Greensburg's annual Benefits Fair will be held Friday, April 27 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Village Hall 118. Faculty and staff are encouraged to visit the many vendors that will have information tables, displays, and representatives available to answer your questions. Refreshments will be available. For more information and a list of vendors, Click Here...

Blue and Gold Week 2018

Save the Date! The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg will host its annual Blue & Gold Week festivities Friday, October 12, 2018 through Saturday, October 20, 2018. Don't miss this fun-filled fall week of activities!

The Art Show@Pitt-Greensburg returns for its second year! Students, faculty, staff, and alumni, as well as friends of the University are invited to showcase their creations during this fall's Art Show @Pitt-Greensburg! Awards will be given for the top three fan favorites. Registration opens May 1! For more information, Click Here...

Campus-wide fun with something for everyone! New this year is a bonfire on Friday, October 19. Check the schedule of events for the annual Golf Outing, Car Cruise, Festival, Mini Golf, Pancake Man, Casino Night, Blue & Gold Weekend Homecoming Dance and Alumni Events! For event times and registration information, Click Here...

Campus Store

Sell or return your books! "Buyback & Rental Return"! Come Early and play Gift Certificate Roulette!! The textbook buyback representative will be in the Campus Store April 23 - April 27. Click Here...

Stop by the Campus Store April 23 - April 30 for the annual YEAR END SALE! All PITT Gear is 10% off (Sale includes clearance!) Click Here...

Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association (PGAA)

You're Invited!

Attention alumni faculty and staff! As a Pitt alumni, you are welcome to attend any of the alumni Commencement activities including the Senior Sendoff, New Alumni reception, Family Appreciation Dinner, and alumni Leadership Meeting. For more information on how you can stay involved or to register, Click Here...

News and Highlights:


The PGAA is pleased to honor alumni for their service to their profession, their communities, and to the University. Nominations for the Alumnus of Distinction, Volunteer Excellence, and the Young Alumni Leadership awards are being accepted now through July 9, 2018. To view criteria, guidelines and to enter your nomination, Click Here...


We value alumni relationships! We’d like to know and recognize the alumni better—social media posts when they’re on campus, alumni spotlights, award nominations, class notes, etc. So, we are asking staff and faculty to keep the Office of Alumni Relations knowledgeable of alumni participation in events and programming throughout the year. Email Julia at or use the online form. Thank you!

Commencement 2018


The 2018 Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 2018


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, Click here


We look forward to celebrating with you!

Pitt-Greensburg 22nd Annual Children’s Literature Conference




The Pitt-Greensburg Annual Children's Literature Conference will be held on May 4, 2018. 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

 Reserve Your Seat for Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park

Join the PGAA at PNC Park for
Hawaiian Shirt Night
tailgating and baseball!

All Pitt-Greensburg Students, faculty, staff, alumni and their families are invited.

Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Tailgate location and time: TBD
Game time: 4:05 p.m.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cincinnati Reds

A limited number of tickets are available. Cost is $35 per ticket, which includes tailgate, game, giveaways, Hawaiian shirt, and other stadium promotional items, based on availability.

To purchase your tickets, Click Here...

Scholarship Opportunities


For a complete list of outside scholarship opportunities and links to application information, 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:

Log into

Click “Academic Resources” near the top of the page

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


Bookmark this link

Click Beacon

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 of your study needs! Stop in for coffee and snacks and to book a consultation with a librarian in the Research Collaboratory.

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 2018.

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

View a complete listing of Campus Events.

Student Activity Calendar

Athletics Calendar