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The Pitt Prescription: Hangover hacks for Halloweekend

The Pitt Prescription: Hangover hacks for Halloweekend

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

October 21, 2019

Hangover hacks: with halloweekend coming up, Senior Staff Writer Elizabeth Donnelly shares some hacks for ensuring healthy and safe alcohol consumption.

Weekend Watchlist: Spooky shows

Weekend Watchlist: Spooky shows

By The Pitt News Staff

October 17, 2019

It’s spooky season! With Halloween less than two weeks away, here are our favorite spooky shows available to stream.

Pittchcraft | Magickal moments

Pittchcraft | Magickal moments

By Emily Pinigis, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

What’s the difference between the magical feeling most of us associate with holidays and the Magick that Witches practice everyday? In short — nothing!

Oakland Outlook | Sexual assault at Pitt: A survivor’s story

Oakland Outlook | Sexual assault at Pitt: A survivor’s story

By Megan Williams, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

For many students on campus, the truth of sexual trauma is not shocking. Its ramifications are not best understood through statistical data. How do you quantify something that is stolen from you? How do you explain that sexual assault feels devestatingly familiar and inevitable to its victims?

Screen Time: Our best & worst TV finales

Screen Time: Our best & worst TV finales

By The Pitt News Staff

October 14, 2019

All good things must come to an end. This includes long-running television series, though sometimes they may not end the way we would like them to. In this week’s edition of Screen Time, TPN staffers share what they believe are some of the best and worst television finales.

Weekend Watchlist: TV shows gone too soon

Weekend Watchlist: TV shows gone too soon

By The Pitt News Staff

October 11, 2019

Shows get canceled. It’s a fact of life. It’s also a fact that some shows should not have been canceled. Period. Here are some of our favorite shows available to stream that the television powers-that-be decided to end prematurely. Gone too soon, but never forgotten.

Weekend Watchlist: Movie musicals

Weekend Watchlist: Movie musicals

By The Pitt News Staff

October 3, 2019

Sometimes you just need to randomly break out into song and dance — or watch other people do it on your TV. For this week’s Weekend Watchlist, we are sharing our favorite movie musicals that are available to stream.

Oakland Outlook: Feeling welcome by walking

Oakland Outlook: Feeling welcome by walking

By Sarah Stager, For The Pitt News

September 26, 2019

In this week's Oakland Outlook, Sarah Stager talks about how she came to know and love Oakland by walking around the neighborhood.

Old News: When Pitt and ROTC clashed on anti-gay policy

Old News: When Pitt and ROTC clashed on anti-gay policy

By Emily Wolfe, Contributing Editor

September 26, 2019

Old News is a new bi-weekly blog dragging up ancient Pitt history. This week, News Editor Emily Wolfe takes us back to 1990 when campus groups tried to push Pitt to break ties with the ROTC because of its discriminatory sexuality policies.

Pittchcraft: Lessons from a Pitt Witch

Pittchcraft: Lessons from a Pitt Witch

By Emily Pinigis, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

College is a time to create an identity for oneself. Most importantly, it has been a time for me to finally accept who I am and be proud to call myself a Witch.

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