Category: Events

Cookie Day | Dec. 8, 2021

Dec 02 2021

Why is it called a “cookie” when it is already cooked?! Find out on Wednesday, December 8. PCI is having a “Cookie Day” and will be handing out cookies to students. So, If you’re feeling crumby… Come grab one!

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Dress Like Santa Day | Dec. 7, 2021

Dec 02 2021

You might know him as Ol’ Saint Nick… Or Kris Kringle… Or maybe Santa Claus? Whatever name he goes by, he’s still rockin’ that long white beard with that red pointy hat! Now is your chance to dress up as Santa Claus on Tuesday, December 7. PCI is having a “Dress Like Santa Day” and…

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November’s Employee of the Month

Nov 30 2021

The Pittsburgh Career Institute’s Employee of the Month for November was awarded to Katie Hartman. Congratulations to Ms. Hartman! PCI thanks you for all of your work and dedication. Ms. Hartman is the Surgical Technology Program Director at the Pittsburgh Career Institute. Being a Surg. Tech. for 18 years, she always knew she wanted to work…

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Pajama Day November 24!

Nov 18 2021

Wednesday, November 24 is a Pajama Dress Down Day at PCI! Wear the comfiest, craziest or funniest pajamas in your wardrobe. Did you know? The word pajama comes from the Hindi “pae jama” or “pai jama,” meaning leg clothing, and its usage dates back to the Ottoman Empire.

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Food Drive to Benefit Squirrel Hill Food Pantry

Nov 16 2021

PCI is having a Food Drive to benefit the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry from 11/15/21 to 11/19/21. Donations will be accepted on the first floor. Let’s help our community in any way we can! Learn more about the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry and what they provide by visiting HERE.

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PEPPI’S SANDWICHES SERVED FOR LUNCH, TUESDAY 11/16/21

Nov 15 2021

On Tuesday, November 16, Peppi’s will be served for lunch. Come hungry to learn… Come hungry to eat! Since 1983, Peppi’s has been serving great subs to Pittsburghers and beyond. Read more about their history HERE.

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The Pittsburgh Pet Expo 2021

Nov 12 2021

This year, the Pittsburgh Pet Expo has more events than ever. From a pet costume contest to crab racing! Yes, crab racing… Don’t forget to adopt one! Crustacean competitions are not even the half of it. Being the largest Pet Expo on the east coast, it has activities for children and adults. It also has…

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October’s Employee of the Month

Nov 10 2021

The Pittsburgh Career Institute’s Employee of the Month for October was awarded to Adam Bouchat-Friedman. Congratulations to Mr. Bouchat-Friedman! PCI thanks you for all of your work and dedication. Not only does Bouchat-Friedman teach at PCI, he is also the librarian. Here are a few things he had to say: I have worked in education…

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