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Oakland Outlook: Fun activities to kick off fall

Oakland Outlook: Fun activities to kick off fall

By Megan Williams and Ana Eberts, For The Pitt News

October 10, 2019

Leave your summer routine behind and adventure both in and around Oakland this fall. Digital staff writers Megan Williams and Ana Eberts share their favorite fall activities to do around the City in this week’s edition of Oakland Outlook.

The Pitt Prescription: Caring for your cold and cough

The Pitt Prescription: Caring for your cold and cough

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Right now, as you walk around campus, every lecture hall, study area and dorm has one thing in common — a specific sound that penetrates even the quietest parts of campus — the sound of sniffles and coughs.

Pittchcraft: Self-discovery and self-care

Pittchcraft: Self-discovery and self-care

By Emily Pinigis, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

In this week’s edition of Pittchcraft, staff writer Emily Pinigis talks about how she became a Witch and offers some tips on self care, including a face mask recipe.

College Compass: Entering survival mode

College Compass: Entering survival mode

By Ana Altchek, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

College Compass is a brand new bi-weekly blog that aims to help student navigate the highs and lows of college life. This week, staff writer Ana Altchek talks about some of the stresses of being a first year student.

Weekend Watchlist: Movie musicals

Weekend Watchlist: Movie musicals

By The Pitt News Staff

October 3, 2019

Sometimes you just need to randomly break out into song and dance — or watch other people do it on your TV. For this week’s Weekend Watchlist, we are sharing our favorite movie musicals that are available to stream.

Weekend Watchlist: Food edition

Weekend Watchlist: Food edition

By The Pitt News Staff

September 26, 2019

Weekend Watchlist is back! In honor of this week’s Dining Guide, TPN staffers picked their favorite food-related shows that are currently available to stream.

Oakland Outlook: Feeling welcome by walking

Oakland Outlook: Feeling welcome by walking

By Sarah Stager, For The Pitt News

September 26, 2019

In this week's Oakland Outlook, Sarah Stager talks about how she came to know and love Oakland by walking around the neighborhood.

Old News: When Pitt and ROTC clashed on anti-gay policy

Old News: When Pitt and ROTC clashed on anti-gay policy

By Emily Wolfe, Contributing Editor

September 26, 2019

Old News is a new bi-weekly blog dragging up ancient Pitt history. This week, News Editor Emily Wolfe takes us back to 1990 when campus groups tried to push Pitt to break ties with the ROTC because of its discriminatory sexuality policies.

The Pitt Prescription: The sick truth about the flu

The Pitt Prescription: The sick truth about the flu

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

September 22, 2019

The annual flu shot is a vital part of our health care system and so easily accessible that there are very few excuses not to get one.

Pittchcraft: Lessons from a Pitt Witch

Pittchcraft: Lessons from a Pitt Witch

By Emily Pinigis, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

College is a time to create an identity for oneself. Most importantly, it has been a time for me to finally accept who I am and be proud to call myself a Witch.

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