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Brazilian carnaval meets coding in Oakland

Participants at Friday’s Coding Carnival construct necklaces with their names written in binary code.

By Nathan Fitchett, For The Pitt News

January 21, 2020

Carnaval in Brazil features women in headdresses, extravagant floats and huge parades. But Pitt’s Coding Carnival featured dancing robots, masks and necklaces with binary code.

Oakland Outlook: Make Homecoming great again

Oakland Outlook: Make Homecoming great again

By Megan Williams & Ana Eberts, Staff Writers

October 24, 2019

Despite attending Pitt for the past two years, despite growing up near Pittsburgh and despite being generally active members of the community, we still don’t know what Homecoming is.

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