George Allen Bivins

Following the Music

How a mill worker’s son became the promoter behind some of the biggest names in hip-hop — and how he’s opening doors for Pitt students. Read More »
Byong Hyon Kwon

Change Agents

Meet Byong Hyon Kwon and other Pitt alumni who helped to build modern South Korea. Read More »
Shawndya Simpson

Supreme Achievement

Shawndya Simpson (SCI ’87, LAW ’90) made her way from assistant New York attorney general to bureau chief to civil court judge — and then all the way to the Supreme Court of New York State. Read More »
Carolyn Kellogg

All Booked Up

As books editor of the Los Angeles Times, alum Carolyn Kellogg combines curiosity, a sharp critical eye, and a voracious appetite for reading. Read More »

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Hail to Pitt!

From the Oakland Zoo to rubbing the panther statue’s nose for good luck, Pitt pride thrives in our traditions.


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Alumni History & Memories

Learn about Pitt’s proud legacy, browse through digitized yearbooks, read reminiscences by fellow alumni, and post your own Pitt memory.


Michael Chabon

The Company You Keep

Pitt alumni have excelled in nearly every profession, from arts and entertainment (novelist Michael Chabon, left, and Hollywood legend Gene Kelly) to environmentalism (Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Muta Maathai)…from science and technology (MRI discoverer Paul Lauterbur and “Father of Television” Vladimir Zworykin) to sports (football icons Tony Dorsett, Mike Ditka and Dan Marino).