Cathedral Of Learning
The Cathedral of Learning on the University of Pittsburgh’s campus in Oakland has reopened after students and staff evacuated the building this morning over a reported bomb threat.
As many as 250 “Occupy Pittsburgh” protestors marched in Oakland Wednesday night, gathering on the steps of Soldiers and Sailors Hall for speeches.
Students at the University of Pittsburgh were shocked to find the door to Chancellor Mark Nordenberg’s office locked and barred by police when they sought to present a petition calling for a freeze on student tuition.
Police are investigating an accident on the University of Pittsburgh campus this afternoon that sent a Pitt student to the hospital. The 19-year-old student was in a wheelchair on the sidewalk along Forbes Avenue near the Cathedral of Learning.
The Federal Aviation Administration and Pittsburgh police say they arrested a Pitt student for pointing lasers into the cockpits of two medical helicopters.
The nesting female falcon at the Cathedral of Learning laid her first egg of the season.
The National Aviary is helping bird lovers get an up close and personal look at the lives of its Peregrine Falcons.