• Learning for a Greener Future 2019: Week 2
    Jun 28
    2019

    Learning for a Greener Future 2019: Week 2

    By Cheyenne Griffin and Cody Jones, Intern Leaders

    The Learning for a Greener Future internship is a six-week program offered by Phipps to Pittsburgh-area high school students. Cheyenne Griffin and Cody Jones completed the internship last summer and have returned this year as...

  • #bioPGH Blog: Yellow Warblers
    Jun 27
    2019

    #bioPGH Blog: Yellow Warblers

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    Yellow warblers are a bright, easily identifiable bird - have you seen one lately?

  • 5 Pittsburgh Summer Activities for the Family!
    Jun 26
    2019

    5 Pittsburgh Summer Activities for the Family!

    By Sarah Cullo, Let's Move Pittsburgh Program Coordinator

    Summer is finally here! Schools have finally let out and summer vacation is in full swing. But with all the free time summer brings you might be wondering how to keep you and your family busy and active! Here are 5 fun ideas to...

  • Learning for a Greener Future 2019: Week 1
    Jun 25
    2019

    Learning for a Greener Future 2019: Week 1

    By Cheyenne Griffin and Cody Jones, Intern Leaders

    The Learning for a Greener Future internship is a six-week program offered by Phipps to Pittsburgh-area high school students. Cheyenne Griffin and Cody Jones completed the internship last summer and have returned this year as...

  • This Week at Phipps: June 24 - 30
    Jun 24
    2019

    This Week at Phipps: June 24 - 30

    By Phipps Conservatory

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...

  • #bioPGH Blog: Bringing the Wild World into the Classroom
    Jun 20
    2019

    #bioPGH Blog: Bringing the Wild World into the Classroom

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    We are a part of nature, and nature is all around us. Just look what these trail cameras found by local schools!

  • Meet a Scientist: Stephanie Laughton
    Jun 19
    2019

    Meet a Scientist: Stephanie Laughton

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    This Saturday, June 22, come meet local scientist Stephanie Laughton in the Tropical Forest from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

  • This Week at Phipps: June 17 – 23
    Jun 17
    2019

    This Week at Phipps: June 17 – 23

    By Phipps Conservatory

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...

  • #bioPGH Blog Special Update: Alligators in Allegheny County
    Jun 12
    2019

    #bioPGH Blog Special Update: Alligators in Allegheny County

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    An alligator as a pet? Why that may not be a good idea.

  • This Week at Phipps: June 10 – 16
    Jun 10
    2019

    This Week at Phipps: June 10 – 16

    By Phipps Conservatory

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...

  • Summertime Harvest Sauces
    Jun 07
    2019

    Summertime Harvest Sauces

    By Let's Move Pittsburgh: Maris Altieri

    It’s easy to grab the jar of pasta sauce on the store shelf, but there is nothing as tasty as a homemade sauce! Get your 5-a-day the easy way by trying your hand at these two produce-packed toppers: Vegetarian Bolognese...

  • #bioPGH Blog: BioBlitz 2019 Results!
    Jun 06
    2019

    #bioPGH Blog: BioBlitz 2019 Results!

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    Didn't make it out to BioBlitz this past Sunday? We will get you up to speed!

  • 2018-2019 Fairchild Challenge Awards Announced!
    Jun 05
    2019

    2018-2019 Fairchild Challenge Awards Announced!

    By Emily Johns, High School Program Coordinator

    Congratulations to all of our 2018-2019 Fairchild Challenge participants!  You’ve inspired and motivated those in your homes, schools and communities with your passion for and dedication to the environment. ...

  • This Week at Phipps: June 3 – 9
    Jun 03
    2019

    This Week at Phipps: June 3 – 9

    By Phipps Conservatory

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...