News and Highlights


U of Pittsburgh tops the list of public colleges and universities in the Northeast

This is according to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings. Among the top 10 public schools in the region, Pitt’s campus in Pittsburgh has the highest scores in three of the four categories that the overall rankings are based on: student outcomes, academic resources and student engagement.


Congrats to Dr. Jeffry Madura for winning this year's TOMY award!

Each year, our students nominate an Outstanding Mentor for the summer. Remy and Karla both nominated Dr. Madura for the award.


Congratulations to the 2015 TECBio Alum, Sarah Dubnik, for making it to the Jeopardy College Championship Final!


Pittsburgh will be celebrating its bicentennial this year!


A Love Letter to Pittsburgh


We're not the only ones in love with this city:

The application is open!

The application for TECBio REU @ Pitt 2014 is now open and will remain open until the deadline of March 2, 2014. Apply now! Tell your friends! It's going to be a great summer!

Pittsburgh ranked #1 Place to live in the US

Why should you come to Pittsburgh? It has been ranked one of the best places to live in the United States ! Read more about why we're ranked so highly.

Thank you TECBio 2013!

Thanks to all the students, mentors and staff for a great summer! It was great to hear about the research from our 12 outstanding students! Best of luck in your future endeavors! Stay in touch and let us know what the future brings.

Check out the TECBio article in International Innovation!

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