News & Events


For the first time in ninety years, objects donated to the Nationality Rooms are now on view in an interactive web experience.  Click the Resources tab to find the link to a brand new searchable, descriptive gallery of the treasures of the Nationality Rooms!  Many are never before publically seen items or are those that are not on view in the Rooms themselves.  Search by either ethnicity or category, or refine your search with both.

Artifacts Now Live

Our Spring 2016 Newsletter is now available online.

Spring 2016 newsletter

The latest Nationality Rooms newsletter is available online.

Lauren Davidson of the "Pittsburgh Magazine" has written a profile of Nationality Rooms Director, E. Maxine Bruhns.  Pictures in the article are by Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Martha Rial, including the portrait below.  Click here for the article.

Bruhns_by Martha Rial

The Nationality Rooms and Intercultural Exchange Program's Spring 2015 newsletter is available for viewing.

Our Director, E. Maxine Bruhns, was featured on WQED speaking about the Italian Nationality Room.

Click here for a profile of the Nationality Rooms Director, E. Maxine Bruhns, published in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review newspaper.