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From left, Tim Sanders, John Grady, Chancellor Patrick Gallagher, Thomas Osha, Rich Fitzgerald, Deb Gross and Anantha Shekhar participate in ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday to celebrate the opening of The Assembly.
The Assembly officially opens for Pitt health care research
By Allison Radziwon, Assistant News Editor • May 6, 2022
Pitt and Wexford Science & Technology, LLC held a ribbon cutting ceremony and reception on Thursday to mark the official opening of The Assembly, a center for health care research.
Shenay Jeffrey: ‘Unmatched’ energy
Shenay Jeffrey: ‘Unmatched’ energy
By Jessica McKenzie April 26, 2022
Shenay Jeffrey is all-in at everything, part of why she has been so effective at community engagement.
George Bandik: Forming bonds
George Bandik: Forming bonds
By Rachel Soloff April 26, 2022
George Bandik may teach about chemical linkages like esters, ethers and epoxides, but he is always in search of another type of bond.
Pitt graduates after their 2021 graduation at Heinz Field.
Seniors talk graduation outfits, letting their individuality shine
By Punya Bhasin, Contributing Editor • April 21, 2022
Since parents and friends will take lots of pictures for graduation, many seniors are busy planning their outfits for the occasion and want to share their fashion tips to other students.
Louis Riddick on the set of SportsCenter during ESPNs coverage of Super Bowl LVI in Anaheim, California in February.
‘Just one big family’: Louis Riddick talks commencement speech, Pitt football and Kenny Pickett
By Dalton Coppola, Assistant Sports Editor • April 21, 2022
Former Pitt football defensive back Louis Riddick isn’t afraid to hide his love for his alma mater. Chancellor Patrick Gallagher has tabbed the former Pitt football player and now nationally renowned football analyst as Pitt’s class of 2022 commencement speaker.
Defensive back Damarri Mathis catches a football at NFL Pro Day on last month.
Column | Projecting where Pitt prospects will land in the NFL Draft
By Jermaine Sykes, Staff Writer • April 21, 2022
Excitement is at its peak as we are a little under a week away from the NFL draft. After a successful season for Pitt, many players are projected to be drafted. While nobody truly knows which team will select each player until the draft weekend is over, we have an idea of where some of these players could land.
Starbucks at Amos Hall on Fifth Avenue.
Amos Hall Starbucks votes to unionize in a landslide
By Jack Troy, Senior Staff Writer • May 6, 2022
Workers at the Amos Hall Starbucks unionized Friday in a 10-3 vote. Following the NLRB’s certification of the results, the union can elect a bargaining committee and begin contract negotiations with company representatives.
Keisha Blain, Pitt associate professor of history.
'I am absolutely thrilled’: Pitt professors awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
By Elizabeth Primrose, Staff Writer • April 22, 2022
The Cathedral of Learning seen from Schenley Plaza.
‘Disappointing’: Pitt releases inaugural ESG report after several months’ delay
By Allison Radziwon, Senior Staff Writer • April 21, 2022
Chancellor Patrick Gallagher smiles during an interview in the Cathedral of Learning.
Exclusive: Gallagher reflects on tenure, decision to step down
By Jon Moss, Editor-in-Chief • April 20, 2022
Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years
Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years
By Anita Bengert, Staff Columnist
Students play spikeball in Schenley Plaza last month.
Editorial | The best and worst things about this school year
By The Pitt News Editorial Board
Opinion | Unpaid internships privilege wealthier students over working-class
Opinion | Unpaid internships privilege wealthier students over working-class
By Nadiya Greaser, Staff Writer
Pitt redshirt senior quarterback Kenny Pickett (8) runs with the ball during the first half of Saturday evening’s ACC Championship game against Wake Forest University at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Steelers draft former Pitt quarterback Kenny Pickett No. 20 overall in 2022 NFL Draft
By Dalton Coppola, Assistant Sports Editor
The Pittsburgh Steelers selected former Pitt quarterback Kenny Pickett with the No. 20 overall pick.
Take 5 | The Oakland A’s need to relocate, Celtics will win NBA Championship
Take 5 | The Oakland A’s need to relocate, Celtics will win NBA Championship
By The Pitt News Staff
In this week’s edition of the Take 5, The Pitt News Sports Desk takes a look at college football recruiting in Pennsylvania, the NBA Playoffs and more.
Pitt senior pitcher Matt Gilbertson (45) pitches during Friday’s game against the University of Virginia.
Pitt sporting events to watch during finals week
By Dalton Coppola, Assistant Sports Editor
Baseball, track and field and softball will all play over the course of the next week. If students need a change from the studying and exams, there are ample opportunities to watch the Panthers compete.


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Thursday’s senate council meeting.
Senate Council discusses tuition funding, leadership changes
By Samantha Salz, Staff Writer • April 22, 2022
According to an email from the CMRO, COVID-19 cases remain high in the state but cases are “way down” on campus compared to the omicron variant’s peak.
Pitt adds 118 new COVID-19 cases since April 13
By Colm Slevin, Senior Staff Writer • April 21, 2022
Study tips for the overworked, exhausted Pitt student
Study tips for the overworked, exhausted Pitt student
By Diana Velasquez, Culture Editor • April 21, 2022
Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years
Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years
By Anita Bengert, Staff Columnist • April 21, 2022
Riley Kleemeier, Copy Chief.
Column | My first and last
By Riley Kleemeier, Copy Chief • April 20, 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

Senior midfielder Peyton Reed (16) faces off a player from Akron during a Pitt women’s lacrosse game in March.
‘I see Pitt thriving’: Lacrosse seniors, grad students set bar for future teams
By Richie Smiechowski, Senior Staff Writer • April 20, 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

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