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Dec. 5: Vol. 24, No. 21
Thursday, December 5, 2013
This week's news briefs include: Campus Street Parking Rates Have Changed; University Store Sale Friday; Group Exercise Classes Free Dec. 9-13; Nominations Now Open for Graduate Student Awards; CMU To Help Improve Math Instruction in City Schools; Improving Web Access for the Disabled; Clearing the Clutter to Impact Learning; Pittsburghers More Civic-Minded Than Most; Book Fair To Benefit Children's School; Review Your Employee Payroll Data; Support Toys for Tots; Make Your Pledge to United Way Today; University Store To Renew Reading Series; Purchase Discounted Tickets to Kennywood's Holiday Lights; Spring Textbook Adoptions Due. MORE
Thursday, December 5, 2013This week's notables are: Mark Kamlet and Jay Apt; Metin Sitti; Jose Moura; Mark Baskinger; Barry Luokkala; Jimmy Zhu; Kathryn Roeder; Rich Erdelyi; Sheikha Amna bint Abdulaziz bin Jassim Al-Thani; and Khaled Harras and Dudley Reynolds.