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A Report On Universities and Colleges Reaching Out to Their Communities

Dec 23, 2016 AM EST More and more universities and colleges are reaching out to their communities, doing more than just feed the hungry and give scholarships to the disadvantaged.

Childhood Sexual Abuse Increases Risk of Developing Cardiovascular Diseases in Women, Study

Jul 19, 2014 AM EDT Adults who were sexually abused as children face a heightened risk of developing cardiovascular diseases, according to a University of Pittsburgh study.

Drones: Use of Robotics in Investigation, Management and Exploration

Jan 16, 2014 AM EST Drones have been introduced post 9/11 to largely target terrorist groups across the world. Apart from military operations, unmanned aircrafts are also being considered for efficient campus safety ...

Obama to Award Pittsburgh Professors for Their Contribution to Science and Technology

Jan 06, 2014 AM EST Dr. Yongjie (Jessica) Zhang, a Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) associate professor of mechanical engineering, and Dr. Brian Anderson, West Virginia University chemical engineer, have been named among ...

Pittsburgh’s Botany Professor Honored for Identifying New Plant Species in Madagascar

Oct 10, 2013 AM EDT One of Neil Snow’s plant discoveries has been named in the top 10 new species of 2013 by International Institute for Species Exploration.

Pittsburgh Police Arrest University Student Dressed As Spiderman For Trying to Rob a Store

Sep 23, 2013 AM EDT In a recent effort to ape a superhero, a University of Pittsburgh student has landed behind bars for allegedly trying to demand money from a clerk in an Oakland convenience store early Friday, dressed ...

Pittsburgh Medical Researcher Arrested For Fatally Poisoning His Wife

Jul 26, 2013 AM EDT Dr. Robert Ferrante, a 64-year-old medical researcher at the University of Pittsburgh has been charged with one count of criminal homicide in the death of his wife, a neurologist at the university’s ...

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