Education

Announcements and information on public and private institutions in the area along with breaking news on outreach programs and services throughout the Northside communities.

YMCA offering free beginner swimming lessons for children

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The Allegheny YMCA, 600 W North Ave., will be holding a free Learn To Swim week-long program for beginner swimmers from Tuesday, June 10...

YMCA offers free access to new online programs

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Stay healthy and connected with virtual resources from the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh. Photo courtesy of Pexels

MACS celebrates 20 years of service to the Northside community

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On Saturday, October 13, Manchester Academic Charter School (MACS) celebrated its 20th anniversary with a formal event at the UPMC Club Lounge at Heinz...

Carnegie Science Center Hosts Northside Neighborhood Day in August

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Photo by Bridget Feral Inside Highmark SportsWorks new rope course By: Victoria Stevans Although summer maybe be winding down, the Carnegie Science Center is gearing up with...

City, organizations collaborate to create ‘Summer 16’

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Photo courtesy of Pittsburgh Public Schools Mayor William Peduto, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and the United Way’s Allegheny Partners for Out-of-School Time recently launched...

A+ Schools Nods to Northside Middle School as Leader, Buddy for Students

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Northside residents should know this–there’s a hidden gem in our community serving middle school students well.                While...

Perry High School job fair on May 17

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On Wednesday, May 17, Perry High School will be hosting a job fair from 5-7 p.m. with over 20 participating companies looking to hire...

Tech event for girls at Sarah Heinz House on April 13

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Girls ages 10-18 are eligible to participate in Tech Girls Rock on Thursday, April 13 at the Sarah Heinz House. The free event beings at...

Carnegie Science Center announces partnership with Allegheny Health Network to create new anatomy program

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Courtesy of Carnegie Science Center Carnegie Science Center and Allegheny Health Network (AHN) announced a new partnership to develop BodyTech, a dynamic, three-pronged health and...

Q&A with Schiller FACE coordinator Shayne Stromberg

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What’s new and exciting these days at Schiller? We are very excited about the iPad initiative. Because of the hard work and dedication of Ms....