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Pitt-Johnstown in the Headlines

A sample of Pitt-Johnstown stories that made local headlines:

Tribune-Democrat
Pitt-Johnstown hails alumnusJune 25, 2012
Concrete canoe team 16th June 25, 2012
Great Americans Day forum heldJune 25, 2012
Pitt-Johnstown students earn awards May 21, 2012 
UPJ's concrete canoe wins championshipMay 5, 2012
'Charlotte's Web' coming to PasquerillaMay 12, 2012
'Seussical the Musical' on arts center stageApril 24, 2012 
UPJ spring concert will feature rapperApril 4, 2012 
Legacy scholarship seeks applicantsApril 4, 2012
Kudos to Coach PecoraFebruary 21, 2012
Westmont team wins competitionFebruary 19, 2012
UPJ alumni seek nominees for awardFebruary 18, 2012
Dedication set Sunday for new UPJ chapelFebruary 17, 2012
Author to close out reading seriesNovember 1, 2011 
No Tricks, Lots of Treats October 25, 2011 
Focus on wellnessOctober 6, 2011
Renovation MarkedSeptember 29, 2011 
Lugging in the BoxesAugust 26, 2011 
Easley appointed to Pitt-Johnstown postAugust 24, 2011
UPJ students honored for achievementsAugust 11, 2011 
LEARN campJuly 27, 2011 
Laurel: Hats off to Jeffrey Philibin, president Alumni AssociationJuly 16, 2011 
Pitt-Johnstown earns service honorJune 20, 2011 
1979 UPJ graduate receives alumni awardJune 10, 2011
Assistant athletic director earns Pitt-Johnstown award June 2, 2011
Assistant A.D. hailed for community serviceMay 14, 2011 
Prof ProfiledNov. 19, 2010 
400 cheerleaders will compete SundayNov. 13, 2010 
Caring for TroopsNov. 12, 2010
UPJ will host seminar on defense products Oct. 14, 2010 
Online financial service founder to speak at UPJOct. 12, 2010 
UPJ offers information on studying abroadSept. 28, 2010
UPJ Homecoming Queen Sept. 26, 2010 
Campus InvestmentSept. 22, 2010
Central Park site of annual PITT-nic Sept. 21, 2010 
UPJ grad's paper earns recognition Sept. 14, 2010 
UPJ selects freshmen for scholars program Sept. 4, 2010 
Wrabley to lead UPJ's Social Science Division July 28, 2010 
UPJ history professor appointed to new role July 28, 2010
UPJ hosting racing campJuly 24, 2010
UPJ student receives civil engineering degree June 23, 2010 
UPJ names an executive director June 20, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown student on dean's list June 19, 2010 
Honor society inducts Pitt-Johnstown grad June 19, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown professor receives teaching awardMay 14, 2010 
UPJ journalism major earns scholarshipApril 24, 2010 
Homeless Awareness April 16, 2010 
Global change expert will lecture at UPJ April 14, 2010
Pitt-Johnstown offers lifeguard training classApril 5, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown wrestlers to help 'take down' cancer February 11, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown administrator honored Jan. 31, 2010
UPJ student scheduled for stint in Australia Jan. 30, 2010 
UPJ offers workshop on financial assistanceJan. 29, 2010
Students earn scholarships Jan. 22, 2010 
Good hair dayJan. 15, 2010 
Bee Gees feverJan. 15, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown offers SAT reviewJan. 13, 2010
Pitt-Johnstown senior receives scholarship Jan. 12, 2010 
Distinguished alumni nominations soughtJan. 10, 2010
UPJ student leads effort to raise money for blind athlete Jan. 4, 2010 
UPJ's Brice to read from his new book December 17, 2009 
Instructor Appears on TV December 8, 2009 
Blue and Gold Light Up December 3, 2009 
Auditions today for UPJ performanceNovember 30, 2009
UPJ professor earns doctorate November 28, 2009 
UPJ professors honoredNoember 26, 2009
UPJ Groundbreaking November 11, 2009 
UPJ will present seminar on importing November 8, 2009 
UPJ will host Cheer and Dance Classic November 7, 2009 
Sweet Job October 29, 2009 
Series to spotlight UPJ faculty research October 28, 2009 
Building awarenessOctober 23, 2009 
Workplace Readiness SeriesOctober 11, 2009 
Five join UPJ alumni board October 11, 2009 
UPJ to welcome Rocky BleierOctober 1, 2009
Everett grad crowned homecoming queen at UPJ September 29, 2009 
UPJ invites public to PITT-nic in park September 18, 2009 
Contemporary country band to play at UPJAugust 22, 2009
Academic AchievementsAugust 18, 2009 
UPJ grad receives teaching award June 24, 2009 
UPJ senior graduates magna cum laude June 24, 2009 
UPJ professor earns awardJune 24, 2009 
Ready, Set ...June 24, 2009 
UPJ offering information programs June 22, 2009 
Essay WinnersJune 20, 2009 
Professor co-authors genetics textbookJune 20, 2009 
Wall Street Journal honors UPJ studentJune 18, 2009 
Driven to Compete June 9, 2009 
UPJ Scholarships June 7, 2009 
UPJ board lauds professor emeritusJune 5, 2009 
Pitt-Johnstown students earn awards May 27, 2009 
UPJ names acting division chairmen May 20, 2009 
Carlow University names laureateMay 17, 2009 
UPJ recognizes Distinguished Alumni May 15, 2009 
Pitt-Johnstown director earns promotion May 9, 2009 
Steelers Help Habitat May 5, 2009
University to honor Class of 1953 grad May 1, 2009 
UPJ professor lauded for teaching excellence April 30, 2009 
Vying for a voice on Broadway April 30, 2009 
Classes to improve minds, bodies April 29, 2009
UPJ-Steelers game to benefit veteranApril 29, 2009 
Speakers set for area graduationsApril 25, 2009
Shahade speaks at 'Salute to Women'April 22, 2009 
Pitt Holds Tuition at Regional CampusesApril 21, 2009 
Economy, technology shift education paradigmApril 19, 2009
Author will speak to UPJ graduatesApril 17, 2009
Dean's ListApril 12, 2009 
UPJ offers program for educatorsApril 9, 2009
Trial run at arts centerApril 9, 2009 
UPJ inducts 6 into Hall of FameApril 5, 2009 
Mountain Cat VisitApril 4, 2009 
Point Pitt-nicApril 3, 2009
Pitt-nic at Point to be held SaturdayApril 2, 2009 
High Strung TourApril 1, 2009 
PITT-nic to Feature International FlavorApril 1, 2009 
Philadanco on stage at Pasquerilla centerMarch 31, 2009 
'Act of goodwill'March 31, 2009
Salute to Working WomenMarch 30, 2009 
Deluxe danceMarch 27, 2009 
Traveling bandMarch 27, 2009 
Wozniak bill backs UPJ research on rural issuesMarch 25, 2009 
Blues Traveler to perform at UPJMarch 20, 2009 
Kids' Fun Day will benefit nonprofitMarch 19, 2009 
Obama nominates Westmont nativeMarch 17, 2009 
Children's showMarch 13, 2009 
One of Hollywood's bestMarch 12, 2009
Pianist will add zip to Winter JazzMarch 8, 2009 
Musicals for young, old on tap at Pasquerilla March 2, 2009 
Classical sistersFebruary 27, 2009 
UPJ students earn Heinz scholarshipsFebruary 27, 2009 
Relief from the routineFebruary 26, 2009 
Luncheon to focus on blacks' contributions to U.S. militaryFebruary 26, 2009 
World Luminaries Discuss Solutions for Health Care February 25, 2009 
Social studies chapter formed at UPJFebruary 24, 2009 
UPJ professor plans lecture on Austro-Hungarian EmpireFebruary 24, 2009 
UPJ seeks award nominationsFebruary 21, 2009 
Forum to Explore Global Health Reforms February 21, 2009 
Double playFebruary 20, 2009 
Alumni athletics night scheduledFebruary 20, 2009
UPJ's work on AIDS awareness laudableFebruary 18, 2009
Wholeness, healing service at UPJ chapelFebruary 14, 2009 
Double playFebruary 13, 2009 
UPJ board accepting award nominationsFebruary 11, 2009 
UPJ Theater Department Will Stage Two Productions February 11, 2009 
UPJ student earns memorial scholarshipFebruary 7, 2009 
Pitt-Johnstown offering SAT reviewFebruary 7, 2009 
Pitt Honors UPJ History Professor February 6, 2009 
AIDS awarenessFebruary 5, 2009 
Speakers to discuss impact of warmingFebruary 5, 2009 
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Seeks NominationsFebruary 2, 2009 
UPJ employees earn promotionsJanuary 31, 2009 
UPJ Director Earns Chancellor’s Award January 30, 2009 
Pitt-Johnstown Offers Help with Financial Aid January 29, 2009 
Congressman talks politics with studentsJanuary 27, 2009 
Tribute to rock legendJanuary 26, 2009 
Museum names new president, trusteesJanuary 22, 2009 
Tapping their talentsJanuary 19, 2009
UPJ Administrator to Promote Equality January 13, 2009 
Broadway behaviorJanuary 2, 2009 
UPJ Scholarship Named for Longtime CTC Chief December 24, 2008 
Pitt-Johnstown Employee Receives Award December 15, 2008 
UPJ Will Welcome Group into Hall of Fame December 11, 2008 
UPJ Lecture Series Hosts Pollster December 9, 2008 
UPJ Plans Lighting of Goodwill Arches November 20, 2008 
Pitt-Johnstown to Host Lecture about Pakistan October 11, 2008 
Curtain Call - UPJ Director Read for Finale September 28, 2008 
City Roars for UPJ’s Downtown Picnic September 25, 2008 
Former UPJ Student Adapting to Life in Denmark August 30, 2008 
UPJ Nursing Director Accepted for Fellowship August 14, 2008 
Top-Notch Acts Arts Center’s Season Features Abundance of Entertainment August 3, 2008 
Top Cat Pitt-Johnstown Names Pecora Interim Athletic Director July 4, 2008 
Anonymous Alum Gives $12 million for UPJ Scholarship May 30, 2008 
UPJ to Laud Lawmaker Alum May 29, 2008 
UPJ Professor Lauded by University May 7, 2008 
‘Close-Knit Family’ Departing Students Ready to Begin Life’s Next Step May 4, 2008 
‘Change’ Theme Resonates on UPJ Campus April 20, 2008 
UPJ Baseball Hosting Picnic at the Point April 18, 2008
History Channel Recognizes UPJ Professor April 11, 2008 
UPJ Senior Receives Arabic Fellowship March 13, 2008 
Pitt Students to Help Habitat for Humanity March 8, 2008 
Scouts Salute UPJ Prof for Service to Community February 29, 2008 
Professor Receives Teaching Award February 26, 2008 
It Seems UPJ’s Found a Jem February 25, 2008 
Ready for 21st Century Faculty Shifts Among Many Changes at UPJ February 18, 2008 
UPJ Hosting Climate-Change Forum January 27, 2008 
UPJ, Alumni Join in Effort to Keep Graduates Here January 15, 2008 
Pasquerilla Arts Center a Vital Local Asset January 10, 2008 
UPJ Goodwill Arches to be Unveiled November 29, 2007 
Pitt-Johnstown Hosts First Model UN Competition October 31, 2007
Pasquerilla Calendar Loaded with Top Events October 13, 2007 

Somerset American

UPJ, IUP, Seton Hill named best northeastern schoolsAugust 8, 2010 
Newman promotedAugust 5, 2010 
Setting a mark: UPJ's baja team races to success June 22, 2010 
UPJ students compete with concrete canoe June 13, 2010 
Not for women only April 8, 2010
Reckner works to save streams from AMD March 22, 2010 
Willey at ShanksvilleMarch 19, 2010 
Thomas named Distinguished AlumniMarch 9, 2010 
UPJ honored March 7, 2010
Virtuoso jazz violinist will perform at UPJ March 3, 2010 
Special Olympics Winter Games begin Sunday at UPJ  February 19, 2010
Educators to benefit from Act 48 programs at UPJ February 12, 2010 
Strittmatter among wrestling hall of fame inductees February 10, 2010 
Pitt-Johnstown host site for Johnstown regional math contest February 9, 2010
UPJ announces scholarships January 23, 2010 
High school academic review for SAT exam January 15, 2010 
UPJ administrator honored by Canadian associationJanuary 1, 2010 
Pitt-Nic in the park featured at UPJ September 20, 2009 
Kilpatrick co-authors textbookJuly 2, 2009 
Political science prof receives award June 29, 2009 
CEO looks to develop research center's identity June 27, 2009 
UPJ engineering students take concrete canoe to national competition May 3, 2009 
68 students honored at UPJ for academic achievementApril 14, 2009 
Goodwill visitsApril 6, 2009 
Newman discusses Civil WarApril 2, 2009 
PITT-nic at the PointApril 2, 2009 
Watkins named Pitcher of the WeekMarch 25, 2009 
UPJ fundraiserMarch 21, 2009 
Obama taps UPJ's VermaMarch 17, 2009
Ahn Trio performing in JohnstownMarch 6, 2009 
The world meets hereFebruary 25, 2009 
Windber hosts World Health Organization's Winter School '09February 24, 2009
Dean's list announcedFebruary 24, 2009 
Students enlisted to enhance safety at UPJFebruary 20, 2009 
Pitt-Johnstown student named first ever recipient of scholarshipFebruary 17, 2009
Mathletes competeFebruary 13, 2009
UPJ offers double repertory theaterFebruary 1, 2009
Financial aid helpJanuary 31, 2009 
Windber Med hosts world health expertsJanuary 31, 2009 
Get the Led Out coming to Pasquerilla stageJanuary 30, 2009
Resort raises money for fallen FBI agentJanuary 30, 2009
Gleason appointed to art committeeJanuary 20, 2009 
Geology Society selects Brice for distinguished awardDecember 29, 2008
Scholarship endowment to honor DeVosDecember 28, 2008
Barnes, Kaminsky power Mountain Cat victoryDecember 13, 2008
Holocaust survivor talks to school students at UPJDecember 11, 2008
Agent Hicks' family copes with his deathDecember 4, 2008
Slain FBI special agent remembered as father firstNovember 21, 2008
UPJ light-up nightNovember 18, 2008
Clara Barton ForumNovember 14, 2008
Pitt-Johnstown to host Veterans Day eventNovember 5, 2008
Nature published UPJ profNovember 4, 2008
Murtha, Clinton to make stop at UPJNovember 2, 2008
UPJ prepares for electionOctober 30, 2008
New Orleans brass band comes to UPJOctober 21, 2008
UPJ to hold public lectureOctober 12, 2008
Online safety forum plannedOctober 7, 2008
Commissioner speaks at UPJOctober 5, 2008
UPJ presents fashion revueSeptember 30, 2008
Students to see improvements upon return to UPJAugust 9, 2008
UPJ awarded millionsAugust 7, 2008
Sernell promoted at UPJAugust 7, 2008
Knipple responsible for alumni relations at UPJJuly 13, 2008
UPJ selects freshmen to participate in President's Scholars programJuly 8, 2008
UPJ dean's list announcedJuly 8, 2008
UPJ announces part-time student dean's listJuly 1, 2008
UPJ accepting registrations for local youth learning programJune 26, 2008
Teich named interim VPJune 25, 2008
UPJ to honor MurthaMay 30, 2008
Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center presents 'Club Swing'April 22, 2008
UPJ students inducted into Phi Kappa Phi Honor SocietyApril 15, 2008
UPJ students honored as college scholarsApril 15, 2008
UPJ students honored for academic achievementApril 15, 2008
Prof named History Channel's top teacherApril 11, 2008
Great Americans DayApril 9, 2008
Paul Taylor Dance Co. to perform at Pasquerilla Performing Arts CenterApril 1, 2008