The Pitt News

Jon Moss is the news editor at The Pitt News, and reports primarily on investigative and accountability issues. A native of Northern Jersey, he will graduate in April 2022 with a business major and Spanish minor. Jon previously served as a news staff writer during fall 2018, online visual editor during spring 2019, news editor during summer 2019 and an assistant news editor during fall 2019.

Contact Jon by emailing me@jonathanmoss.me.

Jon Moss, News Editor

Apr 08, 2020
Construction at Pitt health care facility to resume (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Pitt cancels all fall study abroad programming as pandemic continues (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Pittsburgh buildings light up in support of front-line pandemic workers (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Former Pitt student killed in Wednesday morning shooting on Meyran (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Cleaning house: Pitt tosses, stores student belongings to prepare facilities for COVID-19 fight (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Pitt moves summer classes online as pandemic continues (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Greensburg man dead after Oakland motorcycle collision (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
Pitt to not publicly announce future COVID-19 cases due to community spread (Story)
Mar 22, 2020
Pitt confirms first COVID-19 case in residence hall (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Pitt to allow students to move courses to pass/fail status at semester’s end (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Gallagher announces plans to further shutdown campus (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Pitt selects Compass Group as next dining contractor (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Pitt library employees urge administrators to fully shut down facilities (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Pitt to restrict building access, close campus recreation (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Police investigating Atwood Street assault (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
County officials announce two COVID-19 cases in City (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Pitt to temporarily shutter dining halls as classes move online (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Pitt moves classes online as coronavirus pandemic spreads around nation (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Pitt cancels most spring break study abroad programming in wake of coronavirus crisis (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Board approves new health sciences chief (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Board of Trustees unanimously approves formal socially responsible investing process, commits to carbon neutrality by 2037 (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Pitt working to recall students from coronavirus-afflicted countries (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Fossil Free Pitt to continue Cathedral sit-in indefinitely (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Context: February Board of Trustees meeting (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Board committee approves LRDC, O’Hara Garage demolition (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Live blog: Fossil Free Pitt Coalition’s sit-in in the Cathedral of Learning (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Two bomb threats made at Five Guys in three days (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Labor board to hold hearing on proposed grad union ruling (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
SGB candidates debate key issues for presidency (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Investigation ongoing into Pitt student’s death (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Grad union organizers deliver broken heart to Chancellor Gallagher (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Student-run coffee shops coming next fall to Cathedral, Hillman Library (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Pitt seeks to develop novel coronavirus vaccine (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Pitt, FHP to discuss housing discrimination allegation (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Pitt police issue crime alert after burglary (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Pitt alum hired to lead Pittsburgh NAACP (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Gov. Wolf proposes flat funding for Pitt in proposed budget (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
Las Palmas cited for health violation (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Pitt student’s trial pushed to late April (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Judge dismisses charges against Pitt sophomore (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Pa. House Speaker won’t seek 10th term (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
The inside scoop on the dining contract negotiation process (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Pitt student dead after being hit by Port Authority bus on Fifth Avenue (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Gallagher announces further steps to prevent sexual misconduct (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Ex-police officer acquitted in Antwon Rose case sues Pitt (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Provost’s office accepting OER grant applications (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
Pitt police issue crime alert after robbery (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
School of Education receives $1 million Gates grant (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Racial slurs case remains unsolved three months later (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
Pitt’s bill for ‘union avoidance’ law firm passes $1 million (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
Pitt administrators to launch new art initiative (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Pitt releases latest hazing report (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
Forbes Street Market cited for two low-risk health code violations (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
Pitt police officer sues University for alleged age discrimination (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
In case you missed it: News from winter break 2019 (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
Federal government probing alleged Pitt disability discrimination (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
Chancellor, executives to receive second straight year of pay raises (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
Pitt preparing for phase 2 of Bigelow reconstruction (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Diversity and inclusion leader to step down (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Board committee approves Master Plan support projects (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
3 Greek life orgs face updated Pitt sanctions (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Pitt student’s trial set for late January (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
An ‘unwanting’ feeling: Investigation ongoing into two slurs against black first-year student (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Board committees approve increases to University debt limits (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Market Central cited for 5 low-risk health code violations (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Pitt to fund up to $250k in sexual misconduct prevention projects (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Fourth Greek life organization faces hazing probe (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Posvar Hall evacuated after small construction fire (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
Food robot testing has resumed (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
2 additional Greek life orgs face hazing probes (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Phi Kappa Theta temporarily suspended after possible new member hazing (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Former employee sues Pitt over allegedly violating federal, state law in termination (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Phi Kappa Theta new member education suspended after possible hazing (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Pitt police issue crime alert after attempted robbery (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Survey results highlight misconduct, sexual assault on campus (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Pitt launches new graduate research center with Koch funding (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Jill Krantz named executive director of campus recreation (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Diversity and Inclusion office reorganized in October (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Pitt announces shuttle stop changes beginning in November (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Pitt files exception to proposed grad union ruling (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Police officer acquitted on 5 of 6 counts from October incident (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Pitt police issue crime alert after aggravated assault (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Gallagher provides report on University initiatives amidst divestment protest (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Cudd says Pitt still considering options on proposed grad union ruling (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Board approves new trustee, revised bylaws (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Context: September Board of Trustees meeting (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Grad union organizers ready campaign for second election (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
U. S. House to begin impeachment inquiry (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
State awards $100,000 grant for Schenley Park restoration (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Pitt exploring plans for hotel and conference center next to University Club (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Board committee approves revised bylaws, mission statements (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Pitt to offer 5-year master’s engineering program next fall (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
SGB to form task force for preserving names of independent student organizations (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
SORC to block clubs from re-registering next year over updated guidelines (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Failed connections: Pitt’s new Wi-Fi met with mixed reception (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
UPDATE: Law enforcement: Online hate crime threat is ‘not credible’ (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Pitt to develop socially responsible investing strategies (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
Second Oakland social club building for sale (Story)
Aug 22, 2019
Transcript: TPN’s interview with UHC Dean Murrell (Story)
Aug 22, 2019
Changes coming to Honors College with new dean (Story)
Aug 20, 2019
Class of 2023 breaks demographic records (Story)
Aug 20, 2019
Thanksgiving break to last full week (Story)
Aug 08, 2019
Chick-fil-A moving to upper campus, other dining changes start this fall (Story)
Aug 08, 2019
Pitt outsources dorm WiFi, will charge for faster speeds (Story)
Aug 01, 2019
Man arrested, charged after two attempted rapes (Story)
Jul 31, 2019
Police officer faces trial after allegedly assaulting, harassing Pitt students (Story)
Jul 30, 2019
Criminal complaint charges Pitt student with ethnic intimidation, making terroristic threats (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
Pitt to hold listening sessions on One Bigelow project (Story)
Jul 24, 2019
John Keeler to step down as GSPIA dean (Story)
Jul 19, 2019
Report examining socially responsible investing at Pitt released (Story)
Jul 12, 2019
Student, Pitt leaders to meet to strengthen student code of conduct (Story)
Jul 10, 2019
Board committee approves budget, tuition hikes (Story)
Jul 09, 2019
New state law breaks down barriers to reporting sexual harassment (Story)
Jul 06, 2019
Provost, dean of students respond to letter calling for student expulsion (Story)
Jul 05, 2019
Student organizations call for expulsion of Pitt student who sent violent, racist threats (Story)
Jul 05, 2019
Pitt police issue crime alert after burglary, attempted sexual assault (Story)
Jun 29, 2019
Transcript: TPN’s interview with Provost Cudd (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Gallagher: Endowment report to be released soon (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Gallagher provides updates on University initiatives (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Board approves chairperson-elect, new trustees (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Cudd’s freshman year: affordability, unionization and plans for the future (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
Context: June Board of Trustees meeting (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
House passes Pitt funding bill by 167-34 vote (Story)
Jun 24, 2019
City to start neighborhood planning process in Oakland (Story)
Jun 24, 2019
Pitt to get 2% state funding increase; House Republicans file amendment to avert fetal tissue research (Story)
Jun 20, 2019
Activists call for independent audit of troubled U. S. Steel plant (Story)
Jun 19, 2019
SkyVue cited for non-functioning fire alarm, two other fire violations last October (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Fire at U. S. Steel plant cuts power to key pollution control systems (Story)
Jun 11, 2019
2 additional students awarded Fulbrights, now totaling 13 (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Pitt students couch-surfing after SkyVue electrical fire (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Donald Burke to step down as public health dean (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
Pitt releases list of 25 highest-paid non-officer employees (Story)
May 31, 2019
Audrey Murrell named acting dean of Honors College (Story)
May 30, 2019
Police: Woman who used bear spray at Pitt also hit two buses (Story)
May 24, 2019
Cathedral Cafe passes health department reinspection (Story)
May 22, 2019
Woman arrested after allegedly spraying bear spray at Pitt employees (Story)
May 14, 2019
Cathedral Cafe cited for 8 health code violations (Story)
May 14, 2019
Pitt paid almost $240K to “union avoidance” law firm in recent years (Story)
May 03, 2019
Grad students vote against unionization, organizers reissue call for new election (Story)
May 01, 2019
Recent CMU graduate found guilty of sexual assault against female Pitt student (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Planning underway for new recreation center (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Deadline approaching for primary voter registration (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Market Central passes health department reinspection (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Peduto signs gun control bills, lawsuit filed in county court (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
Market Central cited for 9 health code violations (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
City Council passes gun control bills amid legal threats (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Chancellor seeks state funding at Harrisburg hearing (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Pitt to match federal Pell Grants, tuition still unclear for next year (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Context: February Board of Trustees meeting (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Pitt students to face tuition hike, Commonwealth funding unclear (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
State officials attempt to avert UPMC, Highmark breakup (Story)
Jan 07, 2019
Bio class assigned new professor after petition (Story)
Dec 15, 2018
Body discovered on roof of Lothrop Hall (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Pitt student hit by Port Authority bus near WPU (Story)
Dec 09, 2018
Finals: A How-To Guide (Story)
Dec 09, 2018
Lawsuit dismissed against former police officer Michael Rosfeld, Garage Door (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Biology students petition against professor (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Lawsuit alleges Pitt responsible for dropped criminal charges (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Luxury housing places Oakland gentrification on the horizon (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Pittsburgh International Airport approves new budget for changes (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Jewish Greek life honors Tree of Life victims (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
President Trump responds to Tree of Life massacre (Story)
Oct 16, 2018
Newman Institute embraces new way to preserve history (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Port Authority reroutes in East End (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Tom Hanks brings voting hype to Pittsburgh (Story)

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