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New Board Members

The Pennsylvania Institute of Technology (P.I.T.) in Media has named three new board members to its Board of Trustees in its ongoing mission to providing students the best education for career advancement and college transfer opportunities. The new P.I.T. trustees are Dr. James Capolupo, Richard M. Jacovini, and Mary Kathryn S. Burke.   Read the … Read more »

New President at P.I.T

We have a new leader! The Pennsylvania Institute of Technology (P.I.T.) Board of Trustees has named H. Matthew Meyers, currently Executive Vice President, as the eleventh President and Chief Executive Officer of the College! As Meyers prepares to take on his new role as the 11th president of the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology on June … Read more »

Violence and a resolve to make our communities better

Dear Pennsylvania Institute of Technology community, It was early Tuesday morning on May 26th that I received a copy of the video of George Floyd’s horrible death from my youngest son. Like all of you, I was horrified watching the violence. My son knew I would be outraged and saddened – and he was right. … Read more »

The New Norm- Business Not-As-Usual

The New Norm- Business Not-As-Usual  One of the marvelous things about the business world is the variety of industries that allow you to discover new opportunities around each corner. One-third of all U.S. job vacancies are sales jobs, always, no matter the region or current economy. Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is now among the elite … Read more »

Media Area College Wins Philadelphia Award

Media Area College Wins Philadelphia Award, Best 2-Year College Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Recognized as the Best in Greater Philadelphia Media, PA – Pennsylvania Institute of Technology has been selected for the 2019 Philadelphia Award in the Two-Year Colleges category by the Philadelphia Award Program. Each year, the Philadelphia Award Program identifies companies that we … Read more »

P.I.T. Welcomes Lou Giannotti as Director of Cannabis Studies

Pharmacist, Lou Giannotti has joined P.I.T. as the new Director of Cannabis Studies. Giannotti comes to P.I.T. with an extensive background in the retail and corporate pharmaceutical business as well as the cannabis industry.  He is teaching many of the courses in the curriculum, and will also be identifying and exploring business opportunities to enhance … Read more »

Announcing New Directions and Faculty for P.I.T. Academics

P.I.T. has made some exciting staffing changes to further strengthen our mission and goal of student success. The launch of three new programs, Robotics Engineering, Cannabis Business, and Cannabis Health Therapy and the highly successful existing Pre-Nursing program has required P.I.T. to reorganize staff and faculty to accommodate the needs of our growing student population.  … Read more »