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Pitt group seeks solution to Appalachia 'brain drain' in Connellsville study

Norwin graduate Gabrielle Payne, a University of Pittsburgh student participating in a study about Connellsville and other distressed communities in Appalachia.

A University of Pittsburgh study is looking at how Connellsville and other distressed communities in Appalachia can use their resources to spur economic development and turn around a decades-long ‘brain drain’ — where college-educated residents leave to go elsewhere for better jobs, higher pay or a different lifestyle.


Source: The Tribune-Review

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