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The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

Review | ‘Elvis’ — A Film in Two
Review | ‘Elvis’ — A Film in Two
By Jacob Mraz, Staff Writer • 6:17 am
For all its dazzle "Elvis" can’t decide if it wants to be about the singer or his career.
Review | ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ episode six sticks the landing and delivers a satisfying conclusion
Review | ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ episode six sticks the landing and delivers a satisfying conclusion
By Brandon Raglow, Staff Writer • 6:13 am
In a series finale full of lightsabers, blasters and returning characters, it’s the character dynamics that really shine in episode six of “Obi-Wan Kenobi.”
Amy Seybert named new dean of pharmacy school
Amy Seybert named new dean of pharmacy school
By Allison Radziwon, Assistant News Editor • 1:26 am
The University named Amy Lynn Seybert the new dean to lead the School of Pharmacy on Thursday.
ACC to do away with two-division structure, move to ‘3-5-5’ structure starting in 2023
ACC to do away with two-division structure, move to ‘3-5-5’ structure starting in 2023
By Dalton Coppola, Sports Editor • 12:18 am
The ACC announced on Tuesday that the conference is doing away with its two-division format and moving to a “3-5-5” format.
Column | The Pirates should not wait to extend Oneil Cruz
Column | The Pirates should not wait to extend Oneil Cruz
By Frankie Richetti, Senior Staff Writer • 12:15 am
Shortstop Oneil Cruz is well on his way to becoming the most popular Pirate since Andrew McCutchen. Like McCutchen once did, Cruz is quickly opening eyes on a national scale.
Opinion | What a post-Roe America demands of us
Opinion | What a post-Roe America demands of us
By India Krug, Senior Staff Columnist • June 28, 2022
In post-Roe America, we must commit to building a reproductive justice movement that serves people of all backgrounds and generations.
PA House Republicans say Pitt must stop fetal tissue research to receive tuition appropriations
PA House Republicans say Pitt must stop fetal tissue research to receive tuition appropriations
By Allison Radziwon, Assistant News Editor • June 28, 2022
Pennsylvania House Republicans amended the state’s appropriation bill for state-related universities on Monday, saying Pitt must stop fetal tissue research in order to receive its $151 million appropriation from the state.
Pitt players line up during the Blue vs. Gold spring football game in April.
Column | Pitt football doesn’t need to change its uniforms
By Dalton Coppola, Sports Editor
Pitt football boasts some of the best uniforms in football and there’s no reason to stray from them. Sure, the color scheme goes against the grain when it comes to the other teams in the city. But the blue and gold is what Pitt is all about — embrace it.
Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi watches his team play against Michigan State in Atlanta during the first half of the Peach Bowl NCAA college football game in December.
Narduzzi jumps out to hot start on recruiting trail, owns No. 21 class in country
By Frankie Richetti, Senior Staff Writer
It’s June, and that can only mean one thing for Pitt football. It’s officially visit season – which coincides with a boatload of commitments from high school recruits to the Panthers within the month.
Pitt’s Ashley Browske (4) hits a pass during a semifinal of the NCAA womens college volleyball tournament against Nebraska in December.
Fisher, Fairbanks lead USA Women’s U21 Volleyball to gold at Pan American Cup
By Richie Smiechowski, Senior Staff Writer
The U.S. Women’s U21 National Volleyball team captured its second Pan American Cup on Sunday, knocking off Argentina 3-1 at La Paz Arena in Baja California Sur, Mexico. The team dropped just two sets on their way to a 5-0 tournament sweep. The last time the U.S. claimed the Pan American Cup was in 2017. Pitt volleyball head coach Dan Fisher led the U.S. squad after being announced as head coach of the team on May 2.
Rex Orange County performs at Stage AE on Tuesday.
Rex Orange County’s First Time At Stage AE Is More Than ‘Worth It’ For Sold-Out Crowd
By Serena Garcia, Staff Writer
In the 90-degree June heat, thousands of fans crowded into the pit of Stage AE to see the one and only Rex Orange County. Sweat clinging to their skin, fans rushed to the steel barricade to get a closer look at the indie singer. 
Ewan McGregor plays Obi-Wan Kenobi in Lucasfilms “Obi-Wan Kenobi.”
Review | ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ episode five gives fans many anticipated reveals
By Brandon Raglow, Staff Writer
After four episodes of slow, careful build up, episode five of “Obi-Wan Kenobi” finally gives us some of the release and reveals that viewers and “Star Wars” fans have been waiting for.
Rhys Darby, left, plays Stede Bonnet alongside Taika Waititi, who plays Captain Blackbeard, in season 1, episode 9 of “Our Flag Means Death.”
Queer shows and movies to watch this Pride month
By Sinead McDevitt, Contributing Editor
Happy Pride month! While parades and festivals are coming back in full swing, there’s still plenty you can do if you want to celebrate indoors — namely watching these queer shows and movies!


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Rex Orange County performs at Stage AE on Tuesday.
Rex Orange County’s First Time At Stage AE Is More Than ‘Worth It’ For Sold-Out Crowd
By Serena Garcia, Staff Writer • June 24, 2022
Rhys Darby, left, plays Stede Bonnet alongside Taika Waititi, who plays Captain Blackbeard, in season 1, episode 9 of “Our Flag Means Death.”
Queer shows and movies to watch this Pride month
By Sinead McDevitt, Contributing Editor • June 22, 2022
Weekend Watchlist | Finals Free-For-All
Weekend Watchlist | Finals Free-For-All
By The Pitt News Staff April 21, 2022
The Queer Corner | The carousel of queer progress
The Queer Corner | The carousel of queer progress
By Rachel Bachy, Senior Staff Writer • April 21, 2022

VIDEO: Food trucks bring Pitt community together for a good cause
April 15, 2022
Quarterback Kedon Slovis (9) looks to throw the ball during the Blue vs. Gold spring football game on Saturday.
Photos: Blue vs. Gold spring football game
By Pamela Smith, Visual Editor • April 10, 2022
VIDEO: Pitt Bike Cave
April 8, 2022