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Year of creativity brings grant applications to an unprecedented high

Year of creativity brings grant applications to an unprecedented high

By Charlie Taylor, Senior Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

One major facet of the Year of Creativity is the Year of Creativity Funding Opportunity, which provides grants of up to $5,000 to students and faculty starting creative endeavors during the 2019-20 academic year.

Students park their creativity outside Hillman Library

Students park their creativity outside Hillman Library

By Rebecca Johnson, For The Pitt News

September 22, 2019

The cars were cleared out of Hillman Library’s parking spaces last Friday. in their place were students painting neurotransmitters on Christmas cards, presenting research opportunities in chalk drawings, scavenging for rare artifacts and forming melodic lines of prose on cardboard boxes.

Opinion | Summer of creativity: vignettes from summer break

Opinion | Summer of creativity: vignettes from summer break

By The Pitt News Staff

August 25, 2019

To start off the Year of Creativity, our columnist share some summer experiences in which they displayed a sense of creativity.

Preparations for Year of Creativity underway

Preparations for Year of Creativity underway

By Vaibhav Gupta, Staff Writer

August 21, 2019

During Pitt’s “Year of Global” in 2018-19, students, staff and faculty were encouraged to consider the world beyond their campus. Now heading into its sixth year, the “Year of” initiative wants the Pitt community to take a look inward.

Cudd’s freshman year: affordability, unionization and plans for the future

Cudd’s freshman year: affordability, unionization and plans for the future

By Jon Moss, News Editor

June 28, 2019

After one year of leading Pitt’s academic programs, Provost Ann Cudd has her sights set on Pitt’s future.

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