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Editorial | What Harry Styles would do if he were actually on Pitt’s campus

If Styles actually were on campus, here’s what we think he’d do. 
Editorial | How to simultaneously combat climate change and your climate anxiety

Editorial | How to simultaneously combat climate change and your climate anxiety

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 12, 2021
There are meaningful ways to help combat your climate anxiety and climate change that go beyond getting rid of plastic straws.
Three boys reading in a classroom.

Editorial | NYC public schools are getting rid of their gifted program — Pittsburgh should be next

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 11, 2021
It is time for Pittsburgh to follow New York’s example and eliminate the gifted program from local school districts. 
Editorial | Rescinding concealed carry permits will help keep air travel safe, efficient

Editorial | Rescinding concealed carry permits will help keep air travel safe, efficient

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 8, 2021
This is a necessary step to keep air travel safe, and will hopefully incentivize passengers to double check their bags before they head to the airport.
A Steller’s sea eagle.

Editorial | 10 things we would do with the escaped Steller’s sea eagle

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 4, 2021
Although Kodiak hadn’t left the Northside area, we can’t help but contemplate what we would have done if he made an appearance on campus. 
Editorial | Residents don’t need told how to improve Oakland

Editorial | Residents don’t need told how to improve Oakland

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 1, 2021
Pitt and Walnut Capital are not Oakland — rather, they’re just parts of it.
Actor Chris Pratt will play the voice of Mario in the new live-action movie based on the Super Mario Bros.

Editorial | Voice actors deserve more respect

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 27, 2021
Fans of the franchise feel that the choice of actor to voice Mario in the live action movie was unfair. It reflects a larger issue in the film industry of a lack of respect for voice actors. 
The Cathedral of Learning.

Editorial | 10 worst things about returning to in person classes

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 24, 2021
Here are the top 10 worst things about returning to the classroom. 
The Cathedral of Learning.

Editorial | It’s worth celebrating in-person classes

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 19, 2021
These past 18 months have consisted of a lot of frustration and disappointment, but in a way, the return to in-person classes represents a reset.
Pitt Missed Connections is an Instagram account with the mission of putting students in contact with a person they wish they had spoken to. An anonymous Pitt student created the account after Pitt shut down due to the pandemic.

Editorial | Our eight favorite Pitt-related social media accounts

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 17, 2021
From those who find beauty in trash, to animal lovers, to those looking to take back a fumbled interaction in a dorm elevator, there’s something for everyone on this list. 
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