College of General Studies

News & Events

Internships in Media Panel Discussion
Monday, November 21
9:00 pm
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium (#125)

Jessie Irwin will moderate a panel discussion about media internships hosted by Pitt Tonight. The panel will feature students who have held internships for national media companies, including Conan, The Tonight Show, and film studios. Students will discuss networking tips, how they landed the internships, and what they learned from their experience.

All Media & Professional Communication students are encouraged to attend.

Dean's Stars and Dean's List for Summer 2016 term

Congratulations to the College of General Studies' Dean's Stars and those who made the Dean's List for the summer 2016 term.
The following CGS students are recognized as Dean's Stars for achieving a 4.0 GPA for the summer 2016 term:

Noah ClarkVictoria CostaAmber HaydoKerri Thompson

The following CGS students are recognized for achieving a 3.50 or better GPA for the summer 2016 term. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 letter-graded credits with a 3.5 or better GPA within one academic year without G-grades. In order to qualify again, you must complete a new set of 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding academic achievement:

Kyle BishopRose GerberGarret KubackiElizabeth Nilsen
Daniel BrownAnthony HarperThanhyen LeAlyssa Oskin
Tomika CohenBrian JohansonPriyanka LekhwaniJulian Palmer-Davies
Elizabeth ConnorsHannah JonesLuke MaxsonJenna Potts
James GeigerNeha KhoisnamHillary McClainDamien Truschel
Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) Testing
Monday, October 3 - Friday, October 14
(All day)
The McCarl Center Conference Room | 1429 Posvar Hall

 

For more information and to register: cgs.pitt.edu/CAAP

Dean's Stars and Dean's List for Spring 2016 term

Congratulations to the College of General Studies' Dean's Stars and those who made the Dean's List for the spring 2016 term.
The following CGS students are recognized as Dean's Stars for achieving a 4.0 GPA for the spring 2016 term:

Christine Brashier Nicole Koster Sofia Sandoval
Michael Goldstein Amanda Messina Melanie Schafmeister
Danielle Guarascio Molly Nace Dylan Shaffer
Tara Hilliard Collette Pearson Brenna Stamm
Joseph Holjencin Catherine Pressimone Damien Truschel
Lauren Isley Ryan Rugh Jessica Wintermantel

The following CGS students are recognized for achieving a 3.50 or better GPA for the spring 2016 term. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 letter-graded credits with a 3.5 or better GPA within one academic year without G-grades. In order to qualify again, you must complete a new set of 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding academic achievement:

Naadia Ahmed Patricia Hahner Jake Pokorny
Kira Akana Sarah Hampton Alisha Pond
Jerilyne Almonte Nicholas Hastings Shahm Raslan
Gabrielle Amato Anna Hegedus Madeleine Ratte
Taylor Anderson Julia Helgert Beth Redling
Olivia Appleton Emily Hendricks Holly Reeves
David Artinger Victoria Hetrick Dustin Reykdal
Leah Ashton Taylor Houser Adryan Richardson
Alexander Austin Benjamin Howland Reenay Rodgers
Nathan Babyak Heather Huha Katherine Rose
Jordan Baker Ruba Idris Bobbi Jo Rosol
Angela Balya Mahnoor Imran Jeffrey Rothrock
Michael Banas Aigner Jackson Margaux Ruh
Stephanie Bergan Ciera James Julia Runco
Shayn Blackwell Courtney Jerioski Tyra Satchell
Katelyn Bohn Brian Johanson Katherine Schaefer
Kelly Brack Kathleen Johnson Thomas Schaller
Rebecca Breisinger Courtney Joyce Jessica Scheib
Jordan Brewer Syed Kaleem Abigail Scurfield
Adam Burkhart Sarah Kenney Amanda Seim
Lucy Cafeo Morgan Kenworthy Jessica Sevcik
Drew Cantor Maria Kim Marielle Seybert
Jason Carne Angela Kimmel Jennifer Shaheen
Kelly Casperson Skylar King Janaya Shelly
Leo Chalhoub Jason Klatt Marielle Siebert
Yuhan Cheng Robert Koehler Brittany Simmons
Celina Chiu Natalie Kovac Elizabeth Smith
Theresa Clancy David Lamberger Sydney Smolenak
Jasmine Clark Samantha Larsen Lauren Snyder
Phillip Clark Tiffany Lee Samantha Sostorecz
Olivia Coho Sara Lessem Eric Spiker
Kayla Coll David Levine Andrew Staiger
Adelle Collins Benjamin Lodi Chris Stalnaker
Najaii Comfort Ashton Macfarlane Alexandra Surunis
Emmaline Cushey Roberta Marcelin Jacob Sweed
Ashley Darby Sarah Martin Margot Syracuse
Michael Davila Victoria Martin Kathryn Tadduni
Cassidy Davis Luke Maxson Abigail Takacs
Justin Diamond Nolen McElwee Nathaniel Taylor
Ashlee DiDomenico Mary Ann McKeague Michael Thomas
Daniel Diperna Michael Meisinger Taylor Trgovac
Michelle Donato Gina Messick David Tulin
Michael Dunn Jennifer Mihalo Dustin Uhlman
Jordan Dykes Jennifer Mikitka Sarah Usatch
Patrick Eaken Timothy Mizerak Marko Velickovic
Ryan Eggert Justin Moore Rachel Verbanac
Grace Eggleston Jessica Morris Jessie Wallace
Elisabeth Estes Karen Morris Amber Ward
Charlotte Fedun Summer Newhouse John Wasek
Daniel Fenner Sydney Niles Sarah Webster
Victoria Frankeny Kevin Novick Anthony Wertz
Mary Ganska Esosa Ohonba Kevin Wheeler
Regis Garris III Rachel Ollivierre Matthew Weirich
Marissa Gavin Siobhan Osborne Philip Williamson
Maria Genitsaridi Julian Palmer-Davies Lauren Wilson
Eliza Gilpin Rachel Parasky Jessica Wing
Kelsey Glatts Jonathan Parrott Victoria Wozniski
Matthew Goldberg Hina Patel Annie Yan
Olivia Greendyk Carly Paulison Minting Yu
Benjamin Gressler Daniel Peluso Nenad Zelenkov
Leah Grimes Heather Phelos  
Phoebe Gutt Kate Pinker  


Personal Statement Workshop
Friday, February 26
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success | 1400 Posvar Hall

Dean's Stars and Dean's List for Fall 2015 term

Congratulations to the College of General Studies' Dean's Stars and those who made the Dean's List for the fall 2015 term.

The following CGS students are recognized as Dean's Stars for achieving a 4.0 GPA for the fall 2015 term:

Annette Burket Madison McConnell  Yu Qiu Sandhya Subramanian
Nathan Deron  Douglas McKinney  Adryan Richardson  Amber Ward
Marissa Gavin  Molly Nace  Jeffrey Rothrock David Weiland 
Kate Gurnsey Kate Pinker  Amanda Seim  Victoria Wozniski 
Nicole Koster Catherine Pressimone  Brittany Simmons  

The following CGS students are recognized for achieving a 3.50 or better GPA for the fall 2015 term. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 letter-graded credits with a 3.5 or better GPA within one academic year without G-grades. In order to qualify again, you must complete a new set of 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding academic achievement:

Kira Akana Grace Eggleston Zachary Lesniak Nina Ricci
Gabrielle Amato Kira Elma Alexandria L'Esperance Hezreel Robertson
Erin Araujo Roxana Evans Samantha Levin Catherine Roddy
Omar Awadalla Bridget Finley Marissa Locke Katherine Schaefer
Nathan Babyak Mary Folz Shelby Loughner Lyndsee Schomer
Clara Bahan Paige Fosse Marc Lucci Julie Seavy
Joel Baker Regis Garris Connor Lyons Dylan Shaffer
Jordan Baker Eliza Gilpin Ashton Macfarlane Jennifer Shaheen
Michael Banas Kelsey Glatts Abigail Mahla Pranav Sharma
Nancy Beattie Matthew Goldberg Christopher Mangogna Brandon Shaw
John Bell Phoebe Gutt Lauren Marei Dana Shearer
Justine Beran Kelliann Haugh Alessio Mazzone Cole Sheptock
Renee Bertha Andrew Henning Nolen McElwee Thomas Shields
Erin Betancourt Caroline Heyman Jeffrey McGarvey Marielle Siebert
Kyle Bishop Jennifer Hoffmann Michael Meisinger Danielle Silverman
Shavon Blannon Joseph Holjencin Amanda Messina Elizabeth Smith
Kevin Boylan Taylor Houser Michala Michelessi Emily Smith
Jordan Branch Ruba Idris Alexander Miller Chris Spahr
Taylor Brandeburg Lauren Isley Justin Moore Marlee Spruill
Jordan Brewer Matilda Izevbigie Madison Moro Chris Stalnaker
Ryan Burger Ciera James Rozelle Nix Sarah Stein
Justin Caler Courtney Jerioski Nazir Noori Zachary Stein
Drew Cantor Brian Johanson Lauren O'Brien Abigail Stubenbort
Jason Carne Kathleen Johnson Meghan O'Donnell Casey Stuver
Leo Chalhoub Crystal Jones Siobhan Osborne Alexandra Surunis
Yuhan Cheng Courtney Joyce Caroline Owens Jacob Sweed
Kailyn Clancy Syed Kaleem Julian Palmer-Davies Margot Syracuse
Jasmine Clark Antoinette Kelly Rachel Parasky Lisa Theuer
Phillip Clark Juliette Kelly Jonathan Parrott Rebecca Tilbor
Tomika Cohen Morgan Kenworthy Carly Paulison Gabriela Tremont
Olivia Coho Skylar King Loretta Payne Damien Truschel
Caroline Coyle Julie Klischer Daniel Peluso Mary Tucker
Emmaline Cushey Katheryn Knepshield Kristine Pierce Sarah Usatch
Denise Dalbey Robert Koehler Kenneth Pittaway Marko Velickovic
Ashley Darby Matthew Kuhl Jenna Potts Jessie Wallace
Justin Diamond David Lamperski Carolyn Procknal James Weller
Mackenzie Drungell Samantha Larsen Micah Rafkin Melissa White
Stephen Duke Christopher Lazzarotti Shahm Raslan Philip Williamson
Jordan Dykes Katherine Lehman Danielle Rauch Lauren Wilson
Ryan Eggert Corey Leon Dustin Reykdal Annie Yan


Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) Testing
Monday, February 15 - Monday, February 22
(All day)
The McCarl Center Conference Room | 1429 Posvar Hall

Visit this link to view time slots and register! cgs.pitt.edu/CAAP

Register for Summer Sessions
summer.pitt.edu

Read with a Plan: A Workshop on Effective Reading Strategies
Thursday, February 4
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success | 1400 Posvar Hall

Adam Robinson will discuss reading strategies that will increase your comprehension and maybe even save you a little time.  Bring questions for this interactive workshop.

CGS Monte Carlo Night!
Friday, January 29
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success | 1400 Posvar Hall