The Pitt News

Rebecca Johnson, News Editor

Jan 11, 2021
Port Authority bus driver pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in student’s death (Story)
Jan 08, 2021
Pitt says students should not travel to campus until further notice (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Gallagher says Pitt ‘best in class of major universities’ in COVID-19 performance, looks to spring semester (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Pitt reviewing state’s new COVID-19 mitigation orders (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Pitt will release spring travel guidance in early January (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
Pitt implements ‘compromise’ of two grading policy changes amid pandemic (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Pitt to offer students at-home COVID-19 tests (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Gallagher responds to increase in COVID-19 cases on campus (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Pitt submits document opposing proposed DHS visa rules (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Pitt chief legal officer to lead Biden-Harris agency review team (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
Pitt enacts shelter in place, moves to Elevated posture after ‘significant’ increase in COVID-19 cases (Story)
Nov 07, 2020
Pittsburghers take to streets to celebrate Biden victory (Story)
Nov 07, 2020
Joe Biden elected 46th president in historic election (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Many local races still too early to call (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Jill Biden emphasizes power of women voters at North Hills rally (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Biden makes closing pitch to voters at North Side rally (Story)
Oct 31, 2020
Buttigieg urges students to vote, campaign for Biden (Story)
Oct 26, 2020
Students advised to shelter in place for 10 days before Thanksgiving break, can still attend in-person classes (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
‘They wanted to be seen’: African American Alumni Council discusses BAS demands, racial justice efforts (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
Title IX office discusses resources, training under new federal regulations (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Swanson receives commitment for a donation that could exceed $10 million to help underrepresented students (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
‘If I just walked out and left, no one would know’: Students detail lax rules, miscommunication in Pitt’s quarantine housing (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
VIDEO: Large crowd, few masks at Schenley Park worship service (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2020
Large crowd, few masks at Schenley Park worship service (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
Students will be asked to shelter in place for two weeks before winter break, head of COVID-19 Medical Response Office says (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
‘A perpetual state of fear’: International students criticize latest round of proposed student visa changes (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
People’s Pride celebrates, advocates for Black trans lives (Story)
Oct 09, 2020
Pitt professor pressured to resign House seat after videos surface of him telling 5-year old son to smoke, use explicit language (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Peduto: Expanding, not defunding, is the future of Pittsburgh police (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Students on three Tower B floors quarantined, Pitt to test entire building for COVID-19 (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Cudd: Spring break eliminated, start of spring semester pushed back (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Students report ignored dietary restrictions in Pitt’s quarantine housing (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Gallagher provides annual report on University initiatives at ‘seminal’ moment (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Board committee investigating fossil fuel divestment working to meet ‘compressed,’ ‘intensive’ schedule (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Board approves new trustees, revised bylaws (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Pitt removes “antiquated” gendered homecoming king and queen titles (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
SGB offers prizes for students who complete census by Sept. 30 deadline (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
Gallagher: ‘Anticipate’ [email protected], compressed schedule next semester (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
‘Until my last breath’: Dannielle Brown leads march across Pittsburgh college campuses (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
VIDEO: Dannielle Brown leads march across Pittsburgh college campuses (Media)
Sep 09, 2020
Pitt to allow in-person classes if ‘definable benefit,’ remainder to stay online during Elevated posture (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
Pitt adds 46 COVID-19 cases after second week of online classes (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Pitt won’t rename Scaife Hall, chancellor says (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
‘Embarrassing’: Black student leaders criticize low Black student enrollment (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Pitt adds 11 cases after first week of online classes (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Quarter of Pitt Greek life chapters now temporarily suspended after University crackdown (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
Pitt students, faculty express concerns over City arrest in unmarked van (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
ICYMI: Summer news recap (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
Meet the editors: News (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
5 Greek life chapters placed on interim suspension (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
Pitt announces no in-person classes until at least Sept. 14 (Story)
Aug 09, 2020
Pitt says acknowledgement document “not a waiver of liability” (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
‘I hope it’s a reckoning’: Panel encourages racial justice activism in Pittsburgh (Story)
Jul 25, 2020
SGB gives updates on pass/fail grades, mandatory masks for fall semester (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
New dining contractor working to ‘re-envision’ dining at Pitt (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
‘Foundational knowledge’: School of Medicine reflects on anti-racist curriculum changes (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
ICE to rescind new international student guidelines (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
Pitt files brief in support of lawsuit against new ICE guidelines (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
‘What did we do to deserve this?’: International students worried about new ICE guidelines (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
More than 1,000 people sign letter urging University action against ICE guidance (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Gallagher: Pitt has ‘let down’ black students (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Flat tuition, fees expected for next year, Gallagher says (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
Pitt considering petition calling for black studies course requirement (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Pitt administrators address George Floyd’s death, nationwide protests (Story)
May 29, 2020
Pitt officials ‘optimistic’ about in-person classes, deliver recommendation report to Gallagher (Story)
May 28, 2020
Pitt purchases Oakland social club building for nearly $5 million (Story)
May 21, 2020
Additional students added to working groups planning fall classes, housing (Story)
May 19, 2020
‘This feeling of helplessness’: International students concerned about fall semester amid pandemic (Story)
May 14, 2020
Gallagher: ‘Nothing is entirely on or off the table’ for fall (Story)
May 13, 2020
Pitt task force planning fall semester classes and housing amid pandemic (Story)
May 07, 2020
Pitt streamlines admissions to master’s programs for recent grads (Story)
May 01, 2020
Pitt police issue crime alert after burglary (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
College Dems across nation call for college student rescue checks (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Internships on the decline: Coronavirus hits student job market (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Financial aid office helping students impacted by coronavirus (Story)
Apr 18, 2020
Longtime manager confirms The O’s closure (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Gallagher: COVID-19 crisis ‘slow-motion,’ not ‘existential’ (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Pitt branch campuses become test-optional temporarily, highlighting concerns over standardized exams (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Majority of dorm security officers furloughed, but some remain on the job (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
Pitt construction halted under governor’s order (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
‘Kind of unnerving’: Student health care workers brave virus threat on the job (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Pitt engineers donate, create supplies for health care workers (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Senate Council discusses coronavirus effects at Pitt (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Pitt addresses technology concerns ahead of start of online classes (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Pitt alumna takes politics from SGB to the national stage (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Pitt alum tackles racism as NAACP director (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Faculty assembly prepares for possible Pittsburgh pandemic (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Pitt, City provide updates on coronavirus outbreak plans (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Your guide to the 2020 SGB elections (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Summit aims to inspire more student voters (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
Let’s talk about (healthy) sex (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
CNN’s Jim Acosta talks current state of journalism, new book at Point Park (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
Iranian students, faculty discuss Pitt environment (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Sexual misconduct prevention panel plots course (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Heinz Chapel holds MLK Interfaith Service (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
Sorority recruitment comes to an end with chants and special outfits (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Gallagher announces further steps to prevent sexual misconduct (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Senate Council urges community members to engage with next Plan For Pitt (Story)
Jan 14, 2020
Pittsburgh climate change activists plan for the future (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
Hillman remodel to finish by 2023 (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
The tea on the stress-relieving tea in Posvar Hall (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Elevate Meal Plan offers new meal plan with local restaurants (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Pitt offers new practice spaces after Posvar ban (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
How Market Thanksgiving comes together (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
University launches interim closure policy for this winter (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Holocaust survivor reflects one year after Tree of Life massacre (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Pitt STD rates up with national average (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
AAU report backs up stats about domestic violence at college (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Pittsburghers honor Tree of Life massacre with day of service (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Senate Council discusses sexual assault report, fossil fuel divestment (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Kathryn Fleisher is “willing to fight” for a future without gun violence (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Unpacking Pitt’s appeal as a campaign stop for 2020 candidates (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Student workers offer opinions on increase in minimum wage (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Former Pa. governors talk impeachment, white supremacy (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Students park their creativity outside Hillman Library (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Senate Council talks international outreach, financial aid programs (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
Students, faculty paint future of learning with Canvas (Story)

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