University of Pittsburgh


April 2008


Robin Clarke’s poetry manuscript, “Cryptography for R. Lansberry,” was selected as a finalist for the Fence/Motherwell prize. Fence is a print and online literary journal that offers the Motherwell prize for a first or second book of poems by a woman writer. (MFA 2008)

Professor Fiona Cheong was named one of four finalists for the Make It Your Own Award for her proposal, “Re-Imagining Our City.” 

Karin Lin-Greenberg (MFA 2005) just heard that she’ll be a Visiting Assistant Professor at College of Wooster for the next three years.

“The Plain, Unmarked Box Arrived,” an essay by Lori Jakiela (MFA 1992), was published in the April 13, 2008 edition of The New York Times. Lori is an associate professor at Pitt-Greensburg and directs the writing program. 

Lecturer Jeff Oaks received the 2008 David and Tina Bellet Arts and Sciences Teaching Excellence Award.  The award recognizes outstanding and innovative teaching in Arts and Sciences.

Professor Irina Reyn participated in the Hedgebrook Writer’s Residency.

Revised 10/17/2018
| Copyright 2014-2018 | Send feedback about this site