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Neena is a senior staff writer at The Pitt News who writes primarily about Pitt's graduate student and faculty union campaigns. Originally from West Philadelphia, Neena plans to graduate in 2021 with a statistics major. She worked as an opinions columnist and editor for more than a year before joining news desk in January 2019.

Write to Neena at [email protected].


Neena Hagen, Senior Staff Writer

Jun 26, 2020
PLRB rules Pitt faculty union eligibility list was ‘factually and legally inaccurate’ (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Pitt dining workers struggling with no pay after mass layoffs (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Labor board to hold hearing on proposed grad union ruling (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Inside the 7 “innovative solutions” for sexual assault on campus (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Grad union organizers planning second election for this semester (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Analysis: Comparing Pitt’s current Ballard Spahr spending with pre-unionization (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Review | Cat(s) fight: The scariest horror movie of 2019 (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Faculty union organizers earn second chance to prompt union election (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Pitt removes administrators, retirees from faculty union eligibility (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Part 3 | Faculty union organizers’ next steps (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Part 2 | A look at the back-and-forth between Pitt, faculty union organizers (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Part 1 | Who did Pitt include on its list of union-eligible faculty? (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Series | Pitt included retirees, administrators in faculty union bargaining unit (Story)
Jul 19, 2019
Faculty union organizers up in arms after Pitt’s administration rejects Labor Board subpoena (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
Federer falls short in Wimbledon epic (Story)
Jul 09, 2019
Pittsburgher beats world no. 1 at Wimbledon, falls to Serena Williams (Story)
Jul 01, 2019
Oakland news roundup (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
No, Nadal won’t beat Federer at Wimbledon (Story)
Jun 19, 2019
Point-Counterpoint: Pay for U.S. women’s team is already fair (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
PLRB orders hearing on faculty union complaint (Story)
Jun 11, 2019
Women’s tennis leads the field on coming out (Story)
May 28, 2019
Pitt supercomputer flies high in space (Story)
May 22, 2019
Incumbents win big in Tuesday primary elections (Story)
May 03, 2019
Grad students vote against unionization, organizers reissue call for new election (Story)
May 02, 2019
Grad union organizers call for new election, accuse Pitt of “unfair labor practices” (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Grad student unionization vote declared inconclusive (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Faculty union organizers appeal PLRB decision (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
After years-long campaign, grad students await outcome of union vote (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
ATO charity concert rocks Bellefield Hall (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Grad students to vote on unionization this week (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Performers death drop at Rainbow Alliance drag show (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Campus organizations host first Pride month (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Faculty braces for Pitt’s union “stalling tactics” (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
‘Pitt Tonight’ celebrates women with annual empowerment episode (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Pitt students visit State Capitol (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Pittsburgh responds to New Zealand massacre (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Downtown protests against Rosfeld verdict focus on change, solidarity (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Darr hears students’ counseling center concerns (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Al Primack celebrates pi year-round (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Students, experts discuss criminal justice reform (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Career politician shares experiences from the Capitol (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
PQP offers community, safe space to LGBTQ+ staff (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Brown, Tanjaya debate for SGB presidency (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Pitt faculty see future in union (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Democrats, Republicans face off on health care (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
FBI explores the roots of hate crimes at Lawrenceville meeting (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Interfaith musical service pays tribute to MLK (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Delectable dishes at the best restaurants, according to the experts (Story)
Jan 19, 2019
Pittsburgh hosts third annual Women’s March (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Pittsburgh prepares for “Stronger Than Hate” Women’s March (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Black student organizations celebrate 50 years of pride, progress (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
Report evaluates colleges’ free speech rules (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
SGB looks ahead to elections, empowerment (Story)
Jan 07, 2019
LGBTQ+ students, allies find home in LLC (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Ben Shapiro brings much-needed political diversity to Pitt (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Gab: a dangerous haven for white supremacists (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Point-Counterpoint: Wonderful Wawa (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Pay attention to all gun violence, not just mass shootings (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Harvard must end affirmative action policies (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
Catholic Church bears collective responsibility for sex crimes (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Counterpoint: Plastic straw bans are an erroneous endeavor (Story)
Jul 11, 2018
The ascension of STEM doesn’t mean humanities are sinking (Story)
May 30, 2018
Staying single is the best choice when it comes to Pitt dorms (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Prepare, don’t despair: Pitt students need reading days (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Maxo Vanka’s legacy lives on in Millvale Murals (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Church needs more than the Bible to convince an atheist (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Women in STEM initiatives push flawed focus (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
PA liquor laws leave students, citizens to dry (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
It’s Pi Day, again. And no one cares, again — except some. (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Progressives: stick to debating issues, not insults (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Hold Greek Life to a higher standard (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
Republican debate should disappoint conservatives (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
A productive, yet misrepresentative three-way debate (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
Volunteer, but not on Thanksgiving (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Sticks and stones may break our bones, but memes should never hurt us (Story)

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