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Editorial | Top 10 things to do around Oakland as the weather cools

The official first day of fall is September 22.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

September 18, 2020

Here are our top 10 things to do in Oakland now that it’s not 95 degrees. 

College Compass: Fashion advice for student life

Thriftsburgh is a student-operated thrift store located in the O’Hara Student Center.

By Sarah Stager, For The Pitt News

October 31, 2019

It’s not always easy to look put together when you’re lugging heavy bags beneath both eyes and have a million and one assignments to complete before the end of the day.

Oakland Outlook: Fun activities to kick off fall

The Pittsburgh Monster Pumpkins Festival will be held Oct. 19 to 20 on the North Shore.

By Megan Williams and Ana Eberts, For The Pitt News

October 10, 2019

Leave your summer routine behind and adventure both in and around Oakland this fall. Digital staff writers Megan Williams and Ana Eberts share their favorite fall activities to do around the City in this week’s edition of Oakland Outlook.

What to do in the fall if you hate football

Fall is filled with tons of activities that aren’t sports.

By Delilah Bourque and Sarah Connor, Contributing Editors

September 18, 2019

For some, the air cooling and people pulling their fall wardrobes out of storage can only mean one thing — football season. For the rest of us, the best we can do is try to make the most of our Sundays until February rolls around. Here are some of the best ways to spend your fall if you’re not a football fan.

Staff picks: What we missed in Pittsburgh

Public transportation is convenient when you don’t have a car.

By The Pitt News Staff

August 26, 2019

Read what our staff missed most about Pittsburgh during the summer holiday

Fall events you ‘autumn’ check out

Singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne will perform at the Roxian Theater in McKees Rocks on Oct. 8.

By Sara Nuss, Staff Writer

August 19, 2019

From hitting up music festivals to attending sporting events, there are many ways for returning students to entertain themselves in the bustling City of Pittsburgh. With fall just around the corner, it’s best to keep in mind any upcoming opportunities to attend concerts, fall festivals and other celebrations that come with the change of the weather. 

Depth put on display in first scrimmage of fall season

Depth put on display in first scrimmage of fall season

By Jeremy Tepper / Staff Writer

September 22, 2014

Early offense allowed Pitt baseball to cruise to a 14-6 victory in a 12-inning exhibition contest over the Ontario Blue Jays.Most of the Panthers’ runs came in three spurts — four each in the first, fifth and 11th inning. In all, they totaled 17 hits, while the Blue Jays — an 18-and-under team from...

Welcome Back: Putting away the pinnies, breaking out the Chinos

Welcome Back: Putting away the pinnies, breaking out the Chinos

By Matt Singer- Senior Staff Writer

August 18, 2013

At the risk of sounding like that one Game of Thrones meme on the Internet, students who are concerned about their dress should brace themselves because fall is coming.This coming season ushers in the return of frequent pants wearing, which, for starters, completely changes your shoe game because some t...

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