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A Pittsburgh kid’s tribute to Mac Miller

A Pittsburgh kid’s tribute to Mac Miller

By Isabella Colaianni, Staff Writer

September 9, 2019

My friends and I spent our free time bonding over our love of Mac's music. We rode our bikes while listening to “Knock Knock,” played basketball at the local playground with “Smile Back” and hung out on the front porch cracking jokes and making weekend plans to “Senior Skip Day.” His songs about being a kid in Pittsburgh were fun and relatable, and they made me feel free from the responsibilities and woes of growing up.

Opinion | Summer of creativity: vignettes from summer break

Opinion | Summer of creativity: vignettes from summer break

By The Pitt News Staff

August 25, 2019

To start off the Year of Creativity, our columnist share some summer experiences in which they displayed a sense of creativity.

GALLERY: Trump holds rally at airport

GALLERY: Trump holds rally at airport

By John Hamilton | Senior Staff Photographer

November 7, 2016

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Gallery: Dakota Access Pipeline protest in Schenley Plaza

Gallery: Dakota Access Pipeline protest in Schenley Plaza

By Stephen Caruso / Senior Staff Photographer

November 5, 2016

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GALLERY: President Barack Obama Visits Pittsburgh

GALLERY: President Barack Obama Visits Pittsburgh

By Jordan Mondell and John Hamilton / Pitt News Staff

October 13, 2016

GALLERY: Trump Visit Sparks Protests in Downtown Pittsburgh

GALLERY: Trump Visit Sparks Protests in Downtown Pittsburgh

By Stephen Caruso and Jordan Mondell / Pitt News Staff

September 22, 2016

GALLERY: Katie McGinty and Bernie Sanders Visit CMU

GALLERY: Katie McGinty and Bernie Sanders Visit CMU

By John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

September 20, 2016

GALLERY: Pitt Women’s Soccer vs. Kent State

GALLERY: Pitt Women’s Soccer vs. Kent State

By John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

September 11, 2016

Gallery: Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

Gallery: Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

By John Hamilton & Stephen Caruso | Pitt News Photo Staff

September 5, 2016

2016 Bonfire and Pep Rally

2016 Bonfire and Pep Rally

By Meghan Sunners, Senior Staff Photographer

September 1, 2016

In photos: Pitt students welcomed to campus

In photos: Pitt students welcomed to campus

By Stephen Caruso and Abigail Self / The Pitt News Photo Staff

August 29, 2016

After a lazy summer, Oakland is starting to buzz again with the sounds, sights and smells of college life. While it may still be summer, the first hint of an autumn breeze fills the air with the joyful hellos of new friends and heartfelt goodbyes of parents. Whether first-year or senior, the sense of opportu...

Photo essay: Pittsburgh’s First Class Bhangra performs at Pitt

Photo essay: Pittsburgh’s First Class Bhangra performs at Pitt

By Casey Schmauder and Wenhao Wu / The Pitt News Staff

January 21, 2016

First Class Bhangra members took off their shoes and helped tie each other’s colorful costumes firmly in place as they prepared for their critique night in Posvar Hall. Wednesday, dance team First Class Bhangra performed in front of peers in preparation for Saturday’s Buckeye Mela at Ohio St...

Photo essay: Students gather to pray for south Asian flood and earthquake victims

By Leo Dornan and Nikki Moriello / The Pitt News Staff

January 18, 2016

In the wake of recent floods and earthquakes across South Asia, a circle of Pitt students gathered to pray together Friday night in the William Pitt Union. About 28 students from the Muslim Student Association, the Hindu Students Council, the South Asian Student Association and Asha for Education sat in a...

Pitt Tonight premieres in Studio Theatre

Pitt Tonight premieres in Studio Theatre

By Theo Schwarz | Senior Staff Photographer

December 19, 2015

Gallery: Pitt vs. St. Joseph’s (Indiana)

Gallery: Pitt vs. St. Joseph’s (Indiana)

By Meghan Sunners | Senior Staff Photographer

November 18, 2015

Gallery: This Week in Photos

Gallery: This Week in Photos

By Pitt News Photo Staff

November 13, 2015

Pitt women’s basketball downs IUP in exhibition game

By Mason Lazarcheff and Jesse Irwin / The Pitt News Staff

November 9, 2015

Smart minds thrive at Thrival Festival

Smart minds thrive at Thrival Festival

By Jack Trainor and Matt Maielli / Culture staff

September 22, 2015

Thrival Festival sounds like the name of an electronic dance party, but it’s actually Pittsburgh’s most intellectual and revolutionary gathering of the minds. This week’s third annual Thrival Festival will host 30 innovation lectures all over the city, including the South Side, Allentown, Hill ...

Pitt students visit UPMC workers’ protest

Pitt students visit UPMC workers’ protest

By Mahita Gajanan / Assistant News Editor

April 16, 2014

Friday morning was the last time Mary Hughes ate a meal.Since then, Hughes, a transcriptionist with imaging services at UPMC, has fasted publicly to raise awareness of the struggle workers who seek to unionize at UPMC face. Hughes and Chaney Lewis, a patient transporter at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, wi...

SGB

SGB

By Subhana Chaudhri / Staff Photographer

April 16, 2014

The Board passed three bills during Tuesday's meeting. 

Weekly Update Feb. 10-17

February 18, 2014

Weekly Update Feb. 2 – 9

February 11, 2014

Artful Wednesday: Joy Ike

January 30, 2014

WOTS: Superbowl Sunday

January 29, 2014

WOTS: MLK Week

January 24, 2014

MLK Day of Service

January 22, 2014

FSA Hosts Dance Workshop

January 17, 2014

WOTS: Saturday Finals

January 14, 2014

WOTS: Finals

December 5, 2013

Pitt vs. ODU Highlights

October 21, 2013

PPC’s Pumpkin Carving

October 18, 2013

Fall Fest 2013

October 9, 2013

Healthy U Fair 2013

October 3, 2013

Open Mic Night 9/19/2013

October 3, 2013

Action Bronson & Danny Brown at The Altar Bar

Action Bronson & Danny Brown at The Altar Bar

October 1, 2013

Rappers Action Bronson and Danny Brown performed at the Altar Bar in the Strip District in Pittsburgh on September 30th. The metal band Trash Talk opened the show for the duo.

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