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News from the Forum

In the photo above:  Governor Thornburgh addresses the Pitt Law Class of 2014. Click here to read the Governor's address.

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From Space to Village: How Satellites and Mapping Tools Can Help End International Poverty
November 8, 2018. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Carrie Stokes, Chief Geographer and Director of the GeoCenter U.S. Agency for International Development Washington, DC....Learn more >
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The Dick Thornburgh Forum Disabilty Service Award
Applications are now being accepted for this annual $4000 award!...Learn more >
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Canine Partners for Life: How Service Dogs Unleash Abilities
October 30, 2018. Kathleen Smith Bell, Volunteer for Canine Partner's for Life and the SCI-Somerset Prison Puppy Program....Learn more >
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A Decade of Drones in America
March 20, 2018. Ryan Calo, Lane Powell and D. Wayne Gittinger Associate Professor at the University of Washington School of Law, faculty co-director of the University of Washington Tech Policy Lab, a unique, interdisciplinary research unit that...Learn more >
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Cultural trends shaping iGen: Individualism, Insecurity, Internet, and In No Hurry to Grow Up
March, 16, 2018. Jean Twenge, PhD, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University and author of more than 140 scientific publications and 6 books, including IGen, The Narcissism Epidemic, and Generation Me....Learn more >
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The Dick Thornburgh Forum Disability Service Award
Congratulations to Jonathan Duvall!...Learn more >
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Learn about the mission of The Dick Thornburgh Forum at a glance.
Enjoy the video now!...Learn more >
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Assistive Technology is a Form of Advocacy
October 18, 2017. Rory Cooper, Founding Director and VA Senior Research Career Scientist of the Human Engineering Research Laboratories at the University of Pittsburgh....Learn more >
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NEW! The Dick Thornburgh Disability Service Award
This award is available each year to a University of Pittsburgh student from any campus whose service has made a difference in the lives of children and adults with disabilities....Learn more >
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Dick Thornburgh celebrates 85 years!
Share your good wishes, reminiscences, anecdotes, or actions that may have been inspired by Dick on his 85th birthday....Learn more >
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