Changing the World
From launching the biotech industry to winning Nobel Prizes, University of Pittsburgh graduates have made their marks on the world—and changed it for the better.
Arts and Entertainment
Pitt graduates have excelled on stage and on the page. The following are some of the University's A&E high achievers.
Bebe Moore Campbell
Daniel Borzutzky久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Poetry
Bebe Moore Campbell, author of three New York Times bestsellers
Michael Chabon久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist
Gene Kelly久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Oscar-winning actor, choreographer, dancer, and director
Lorin Maazel久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, symphony conductor
Gerald Stern, poet and author
For many Pitt student-athletes, the glory doesn't stop after graduation. Pitt alumni have medaled at the Olympics, coached teams to championships, and shared their sports knowledge with fans via TV, radio, print, and the Web.
Mike Ditka久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Pro Football Hall of Fame player and Super Bowl-winning coach
Tony Dorsett, the first player to win a college football national championship (plus the Heisman Trophy) and the Super Bowl in back-to-back years
Roger Kingdom久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, two-time Olympic gold medal-winning hurdler
Billy Knight久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, NBA player and general manager
Dan Marino, NFL Hall of Fame quarterback and TV analyst
Mark May久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Outland Trophy-winning Pitt lineman, Super Bowl-winning NFL player, and ESPN analyst
Art Rooney II久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, President of the Pittsburgh Steelers
Trecia-Kaye Smith, triple jump world champion
John Bain "Jock" Sutherland久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, who coached Pitt to five national college football championships
John Woodruff久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Olympic gold medal winner in the 800-meter run
Business and Entrepreneurship
Graduates of the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, College of Business Administration, and other Pitt units are among the nation's leaders in business and entrepreneurship.
Bibiana Boerio, finance and strategy director for Ford's International Operations and former managing director of Jaguar Cars Ltd.
Sam Colella, venture capitalist who specializes in life-science investing
Robert Colwell, chief architect of four generations of the Pentium chip
William S. Dietrich II
William S. Dietrich II, business leader, investor, author, and philanthropist who gave Pitt the largest individual gift in its history, a $125 million fund
Frances Hesselbein久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, former CEO, Girl Scouts of the USA
Thomas A. Mellon, founder of the Mellon banking dynasty, and his sons Andrew W. and Richard B. Mellon, bankers, industrialists, and philanthropists who served Pitt as trustees and donors. Andrew Mellon also served as U.S. Secretary of the Treasury and U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom.
Larry J. Merlo, president and CEO of CVS Health
Kevin Sharer, board chair and CEO of Amgen Inc.
Ray Smith, 久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡retired board chair and CEO, Bell Atlantic
John Swanson, engineer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and founder of ANSYS Inc.
Burt Tansky, retired president and CEO, Neiman Marcus
Thomas Usher, board chair of Marathon Oil, formerly CEO and COO of U.S. Steel
Pitt has long been an international leader in education, preparing students to be teachers, researchers, public policy experts, and administrators.
Steven Beering, president emeritus, Purdue University
Catherine DeAngelis, medical educator and editor-in-chief, Journal of the American Medical Association
Lap-Chee Tsui, Chinese-Canadian geneticist and vice chancellor and president of the University of Hong Kong
Community Service and Human Rights
Along with teaching and research, public service is a core mission of the University of Pittsburgh. Pitt students continue that legacy of service after they graduate.
C. Scott Harrison久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, orthopaedic surgeon who cofounded CURE International to treat disabled children
Abul Hussam, inventor of a simple, inexpensive filter that removes arsenic from drinking water and is saving lives in developing countries
Wangari Maathai, Kenyan environmentalist, political activist, and Nobel Peace Prize winner
Holmes Rolston III久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, "father of environmental ethics" and winner of the Templeton Prize for advancing peace, social justice, and human knowledge
Bill Strickland, founder and CEO of the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, author, and MacArthur "Genuis" Fellow
久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡Generations of Pitt alumni have informed the public as reporters, editors, broadcasters, and bloggers, including the following individuals.
Frank Bolden, pioneering African American newspaper reporter
Lynette Clemetson, director of StateImpact (a reporting project between NPR and member stations) and a former reporter for The New York Times and Newsweek
Myron Cope, award-winning sportswriter and broadcast voice of the Pittsburgh Steelers
Al Primo, broadcast journalist who created the "Eyewitness News" format
Law, Politics, and the Military
The following are among the national, state, and foreign leaders who earned Pitt degrees.
Ralph J. Cappy, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Orrin Hatch, U.S. Senator for Utah
K. Leroy Irvis, Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Mahmoud Jibril久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, who served as acting prime minister of the Libyan rebel government during the 2011 civil war that drove Moammar Gadhafi from power
Roscoe Robinson Jr., first African American four-star Army general
Dick Thornburgh久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, Pennsylvania governor and U.S. Attorney General
久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡Pitt graduates have expanded the boundaries of knowledge, from life-saving medical breakthroughs to searches for signs of Martian life.
Herbert Boyer, genetic engineer whose research on the DNA molecule launched the biotechnology industry
Bernard Fisher, pioneering oncologist whose research fundamentally altered understanding of breast cancer
Kevin Guskiewicz, a sports medicine scholar and MacArthur "Genius" Fellow who was among the first to identify the long-term threats to athletes of multiple concussions
Philip Hench, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering the hormone cortisone and its effectiveness in treating rheumatoid arthritis
Norman Horowitz久本草在线中文字幕,2019最新中文字幕在线观看,2019中文字字幕在线不卡, biochemical evolutionist who devised NASA experiments searching for signs of life on Mars
Paul Lauterbur, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for research that made magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) possible
Bert W. O'Malley, "father of molecular endocrinology" and National Medical of Science winner
James Theodore, pioneer in heart-lung and lung transplantation
Vladimir Zworykin, Russian-American inventor, engineer, and pioneer of television technology