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Senate committee talks classroom utilization

Pitt’s Senate Plant Utilization and Planning Committee discussed classroom utilization on campus during its remote meeting on Monday.

By Nathan Fitchett, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

Ensuring classes around campus are scheduled at the times requested by departments and placed in rooms that match their requirements is a delicate dance.

The Case of the Missing Monday: Extended winter break might mean longer classes

Students walk across Forbes Avenue. (TPN File photo)

By John Hamilton and Ashwini Sivaganesh / The Pitt News Staff

January 15, 2018

If you are signed up for a class that meets on Monday this semester, you might be asked to stay a little longer or come in on a Saturday — if your professor is following instructions from the provost’s office. A message from the Academic Calendar Committee informed professors and University departments that they should coordinate arrangements to make up for a “missing” class day. Becau...

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