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Hao Sun, an assistant professor in Pitt’s Swanson School of Engineering, has been studying ways to measure the stability of aging structures, an effort that led Forbes to name him to its annual “30 Under 30” list.

Based on poet and playwright Langston Hughes' adaptation of the classic nativity story, "Black Nativity" is marking its 24th year at Pitt, bringing a distinctive multicultural holiday experience to the city.

Psychiatry Professor Rebecca Thurston recently led a study that demonstrates how experiences such as the death of a child or being in a car accident or natural disaster are linked to later vascular health issues that place women at risk for heart disease.