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Weekend Watchlist: New to streaming

Weekend Watchlist: New to streaming

By The Pitt News Staff

January 9, 2020

“Friends” has finally disappeared from Netflix. But for every wildly popular 1990s sitcom the streaming gods take away, they add a pair of cult classic Tarantino movies.

Old News: Ringing in the last 10 decades

Old News: Ringing in the last 10 decades

By Emily Wolfe, Digital Manager

January 6, 2020

Here’s what TPN marked in the first issue of each of the last 10 decades.

The Pitt Prescription: Fad diets in the New Year

The Pitt Prescription: Fad diets in the New Year

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

The holiday shopping season is coming to an end, but with the start of January comes a new shopping trend — a few solid weeks of businesses pushing “resolutions” to consumers. Each year it seems that new companies pop up out of nowhere to sell their so-called wonder products, with a large majority...

College Compass | Entering survival mode: Finals edition

College Compass | Entering survival mode: Finals edition

By Ana Altchek, Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

For first-year students, the concept of a week-long exam period may feel foreign and unapproachable — especially for those who didn’t have any form of finals in high school. But even for those who had some exposure, high school exams don’t remotely compare to the workload that college finals prescribe.

Weekend Watchlist: College edition

Weekend Watchlist: College edition

By The Pitt News Staff

December 5, 2019

For the last Weekend Watchlist of the semester (and the decade!), we decided to focus on something we know very well: college. Here are our favorite movies and shows involving college that are currently available to stream.

The Pitt Prescription: Safe caffeine use during finals season

The Pitt Prescription: Safe caffeine use during finals season

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

December 1, 2019

Craving caffeine? Read about healthy caffeine habits with this week’s installment of The Pitt Prescription.

Weekend Watchlist: Animated TV series

Weekend Watchlist: Animated TV series

By The Pitt News Staff

November 21, 2019

Cartoons aren’t just for kids. Here are our favorite animated TV series available to stream.

Old News: Happy Franksgiving

Old News: Happy Franksgiving

By Emily Wolfe, Contributing Editor

November 21, 2019

It was one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s less popular ideas to reinvigorate the American economy — with an extra week of Christmas shopping.

The Pitt Prescription: Sleep aids

The Pitt Prescription: Sleep aids

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

If you are making lifestyle changes but still cannot get the healthy amount of sleep, then there is the option of using medications.

College Compass: Perks of living on-campus

College Compass: Perks of living on-campus

By Ana Altchek, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Students often overlook the benefits of on-campus living. Read all about the perks of living on campus in this week’s College Compass.

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