In the centennial year of his birth, Paul Mellon has been universally celebrated. The Bank of New York Mellon’s corporate art collection was itself inspired by this great collector and is currently at The Carnegie. It is one of the few surviving, curated, corporate collections in the city.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading The Bank of New York Mellon’s corporate collection is on display
When UPMC health systems purchased Mercy Hospital last year, the future of one of Pittsburgh’s most historic institutions became assured just as new questions arose. With the sale, the Sisters of Mercy received a sum that, after expenses, totaled $88 million.
As is his style, Jeffrey Romoff wanted to get to the point. “So, how much is it going to cost?” the charismatic and sometimes acerbic president and CEO of UPMC, the region’s largest employer and dominant health care provider, asked in a Bronx accent still evident after 35 years in Pittsburgh.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading It was no small task to offer $100 million to Pittsburgh Public School graduates
Port au Prince, Haiti — A band playing Carribean music greeted us as we entered Toussaint Louverture International Airport. Quite a change from our last trip five years ago, when twin SUVs with dark-​tinted windows met us at a special airport door and armed guards hustled us into the vehicles.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading A look at the earthquake aftermath and how Haitians are coping today
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