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

Video: Sports Gambling is Growing Too Fast

By Patrick Cavanagh, Multimedia Editor February 20, 2024

In this investigative video piece, we interview New York Times Writer, Kenneth Vogel and Executive Director of the Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania, Josh Ercole to discuss the expansion of...

Video: Is the Spotted Lanternfly really that bad?

By Patrick Cavanagh, Multimedia Editor September 25, 2023

Multimedia Editor Pat Cavanagh speaks with entomologist Braley Burke from Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and USDA researchers Laura Nixon and Tracey Leskey to discuss the effects of the Spotted...

Video: Picklesburgh 2023

By Betul Tuncer, Contributing Editor July 22, 2023

Picklesburgh is the “destination for all things pickled.” This year the festival is taking place from Friday 21 to Sunday 23 at PPG Place and Boulevard of the Allies. Picklesburgh weekend features...

Video: Protests of Michael Knowles, Brad Polumbo debate

By Punya Bhasin, Spencer Levering, and Donata Massimiani April 18, 2023
Students and community members held two back to back protests ahead of the debate featuring Michael Knowles on campus Tuesday afternoon.

Video: Community protests Riley Gaines event

By Maggie Layfield, For the Pitt News March 29, 2023

About 200 students protested Monday afternoon at the intersection of Forbes Avenue and Bigelow Boulevard ahead of a Riley Gaines speaking event that took place Monday evening. Pitt’s Turning Point USA...

Video: College Democrats, Republicans debate abortion, Second Amendment

By Donata Massimiani, Multimedia Editor March 21, 2023
Pitt’s College Republicans and College Democrats met in the William Pitt Union Assembly Room Monday night to debate issues such as the Second Amendment, abortion and health care.

Video: ‘Women in the Windows’ tour

By Donata Massimiani, Multimedia Editor March 16, 2023

In honor of Women’s history month, Heinz Chapel director Karen Sebolt is holding tours throughout March to showcase the many historically important and influential women featured in Heinz Chapel’s...

Video: Favorite bars, drinks

By Donata Massimiani, Multimedia Editor February 23, 2023

With Spring break approaching, students share their favorite bars in Pittsburgh and their favorite drinks. 

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