UCIS is pleased to announce that Chancellor Mark A. Nordenberg has selected Bryant J Salter as the new chair of the UCIS Board of Visitors. Learn More >
Women in Global Leadership
The Institute for International Education has honored the Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership with an honorable mention in the Institute’s Andrew Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education. Learn More >
In March of 2012, the African Studies Program sponsored a conference that explored Africa's challenges in developing the capacity to sustain growth at all levels required to achieve poverty reduction and to produce sustainable development. Learn More >
Visit to Brazil
In May 2012, Larry Feick and members of the Center for Latin American Studies visited key Brazilian partners, including Tadeu Carneiro, Pitt alum and CEO of Companhia Brasileira de Metalurgia e Mineração (CBMM). CBMM is a major producer of the metal niobium.
Asian Studies Center Staff Michele Heryford, James Cook, and Jennifer Creamer meet with Madame Lin Xu, Director General of the Hanban, while attending the Confucius Institute conference in Beijing in December 2011.
The University of Pittsburgh and the University Center for International Studies are proud to open the 2013 nominations for two awards made possible through the generosity of Madhu and Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth (Business ’62G, ’66G). One award recognizes a member of Pitt's faculty in furthering international education; the other acknowledges the contributions of an international alumnus. Learn More »