THE DAILY STUDENT NEWSPAPER OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

Welcome Back hits Bigelow

By Amy Beaudine / Staff Writer 4 hours ago

Before freshman Leah Bailey ever competed for a top spot in an academic program or a place in line at Market Thanksgiving, she jumped into a giant plastic hamster ball and competed in a rolling race down Bigelow Boulevard. “I’ve only ever seen them on TV, and … wow, it’s here,” Bailey, a freshman microbiology […]

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Lighting the way: Pitt women celebrate 95th Lantern Night

By Jessie Wallace and Lauren Rosenblatt / The Pitt News 5 hours ago

In 1920, Pitt held its first Lantern Night in an Oakland home hoping to instill pride in female students and offset the savagery of college men. Now, 95 years later, walls can’t contain number of Pitt women reaching out to raise one other up. Lantern Night welcomes female first-year freshmen or first-year transfer students to […]

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