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Of Sound Mind | Troye Sivan’s “In A Dream”

Of Sound Mind | Troye Sivan’s “In A Dream”

By Lucas DiBlasi, Staff Writer

September 20, 2020

Troye Sivan has been an ambassador of Lorde-esque electronic pop for years, releasing hit songs that are consistently danceable (or slow-danceable).

Weekend Watchlist | Superpowered Stories

Weekend Watchlist | Superpowered Stories

By The Pitt News Staff

September 17, 2020

This week’s streaming recommendations cover the wide world of superpowers — from powerhouse Marvel movies to shows you’ve likely never seen before.

The Green Space | What the Frack?

The Green Space | What the Frack?

By Sarah Stager, Contributing Editor

September 17, 2020

I decided to peer down the metaphorical fracking well — and here’s what I found.

Fresh Perspective | Starting college in the middle of a pandemic

Fresh Perspective | Starting college in the middle of a pandemic

By Julia Smeltzer, For the Pitt News

September 13, 2020

In this week’s edition of Fresh Perspective, Julia Smeltzer follows the ups and downs of her mental health after moving into college in the middle of a pandemic.

The Sexy Times | America needs a sex ed revolution

The Sexy Times | America needs a sex ed revolution

By Genna Edwards, Senior Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

Our sex education system fails all students, especially those who are part of the LGBTQ+ community, and school districts and the government both fail to show any interest in changing it for the better.

College Compass | 5 steps to excel in virtual learning

College Compass | 5 steps to excel in virtual learning

By Ana Altchek, Staff Writer

September 10, 2020

Whether or not online learning is your personal preference, it’s your new reality, and it’s time to get adjusted.

Weekend Watchlist | Guilty Pleasures vol. 2

Weekend Watchlist | Guilty Pleasures vol. 2

By The Pitt News Staff

September 10, 2020

Maybe you believe in the concept of guilty pleasures, maybe you don’t. One thing’s for sure — we love this week’s streaming recommendations, even when we know they’re not exactly groundbreaking works of art.

The Pitt Prescription | Mask up: why face coverings are vital during pandemics

The Pitt Prescription

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

September 6, 2020

Face coverings are key aspects of controlling an outbreak like COVID-19, plain and simple.

Of Sound Mind | Tame Impala’s “The Slow Rush”

Of Sound Mind | Tame Impala’s “The Slow Rush”

By Lucas DiBlasi, Staff Writer

September 6, 2020

With the release of “The Slow Rush” on Feb. 14, Parker once again crafted an idiosyncratic sound that both builds off of his previous work and moves in a new direction.

Weekend Watchlist | The ‘90s

From left, Brittany Murphy, Alicia Silverstone and Stacey Dash in “Clueless.”

By The Pitt News Staff

September 4, 2020

This weekend, we’re going back to when things smelled like teen spirit. We’ve got streaming recommendations straight from the ‘90s.

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