The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years

Opinion | Earth needs your attention now, not in one billion years

By Anita Bengert, Staff Columnist April 21, 2022
If the public doesn’t demand that governments and corporations stop investing in fossil fuels and promote renewable energy now, then the planet will very soon face irreversible consequences.
Students play spikeball in Schenley Plaza last month.

Editorial | The best and worst things about this school year

By The Pitt News Editorial Board April 21, 2022
Here are the best and worst moments of the 2021-22 school year as the semester comes to a close.
Opinion | Unpaid internships privilege wealthier students over working-class

Opinion | Unpaid internships privilege wealthier students over working-class

By Nadiya Greaser, Staff Writer April 20, 2022
Conditions for working-class and first-generation financially independent students are already much different than those of upper- and middle-class financially dependent students.
Riley Kleemeier, Copy Chief.

Column | My first and last

By Riley Kleemeier, Copy Chief April 20, 2022
Copy chief Riley Kleemeier reflects about her time at Pitt and The Pitt News in her first column ever.
News editor Martha Layne sits at her desk in The Pitt News office.

Column | Reluctantly rewarded

By Martha Layne, News Editor April 20, 2022
News editor Martha Layne recounts her time at The Pitt News as the self-described most reluctant editor in a very, very brief memoir.
Editor-in-Chief Jon Moss at his desk in The Pitt News office.

Column | Slowly, then all at once

By Jon Moss, Editor-in-Chief April 20, 2022
Jon Moss has served since April 2020 as the fourth-ever editor-in-chief of The Pitt News to work for two terms.
Students study on the first floor of Hillman Library.

Satire | The top 8 rules of Hillman Etiquette

By Talia Spillerman, Staff Columnist April 19, 2022
Here are the top ways to ensure that you are following the unspoken rules of Hillman library.
Opinion | Language learning builds for success

Opinion | Language learning builds for success

By Ashanti McLaurin, Staff Columnist April 18, 2022
Taking language classes or studying abroad can be expensive, but at home, immersing yourself in language and culture is achievable. You’ve already started and haven’t realized.
Editorial | All religious holidays deserve equal recognition

Editorial | All religious holidays deserve equal recognition

By The Pitt News Editorial Board April 17, 2022
Although the United States was founded in part on the basis of religious freedom, all religions — and therefore their holidays — are often not treated equally.
Opinion |  Idolize actions, not people

Opinion | Idolize actions, not people

By Livia LaMarca, Staff Columnist April 17, 2022
People need to be held accountable for their wrongdoings. But it is important that we don’t forget about all the good that people do in this world everyday.
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