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Opinion | The first year: What I wish I knew

Opinion | The first year: What I wish I knew

By Mackenzie Oster, Staff Columnist

June 29, 2019

Before the class of 2023 officially arrives at Pitt, I want to present five things that I wish I had known before setting foot on campus.

Dear Kelly: February 6, 2014

By A&E Staff

February 5, 2014

Dear Kelly,I regularly find myself in allegedly quiet areas of the library with a fellow studier projecting music from their headphones at an obnoxious volume. How can I convey my annoyance without having to directly communicate with them, as I fear I may descend into expletives?Yours hopefully,OnTheBrin...

Dear Kelly: January 30, 2014

By A&E Staff

January 29, 2014

Dear Kelly,It’s freakishly frigid. What do I do?Sincerely,Frozen (not the movie)Dear Frozen,If I’ve learned anything from my time in Pittsburgh, it’s that winters here are a force to be reckoned with. There’s no getting around it if you’re living in Pittsburgh between the months of December and A...

Dear Kelly: A new advice column from The Pitt News

By A&E Staff

January 15, 2014

Dear Kelly is the A&E section’s new advice column (named in honor of famed Pitt grad Gene Kelly). It’s difficult to start a new advice column. Generally, people do not e-mail you about their petty problems seeking advice unless you are their good friend or you have an established advice column. We he...

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