The 73-year-old Dietrich said in a statement that he made the pledge for a number of reasons.
"As a graduate who personally benefited from my own studies at Pitt, I want to ensure that the university can continue to provide educational opportunities of the highest quality to its undergraduate and graduate students," he said.
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Major Donor to CMU, Pledges 125 Million to University Of Pittsburgh
Pitt fans shouldn't feel too jealous, of the huge 265 million dollar donation CMU recently got, since the same local steel executive just promised 125 million to Pitt.