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Satire | What not to do as a first year

Satire | What not to do as a first year

By Genna Edwards, Senior Staff Columnist

July 23, 2020

Don’t drink from the Cathy water fountains. They’re, like, oddly warm.

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.

A year of firsts: Young team works to make change

First-year guard Parker Stewart (1) shoots during Pitt’s 69-60 loss to West Virginia Dec. 9, 2017.

By Trent Leonard | Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

Pitt first-year guard Marcus Carr is no stranger to rookie success. As a first-year at St. Michaels in his native Toronto, Carr once scored a season-high 49 points in one game — and was instrumental in leading his team to the quarterfinals of the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association...

In photos: Pitt students welcomed to campus

Andrew Liu, from Portland, Ore., fresh from the plane, rolls his bags towards his new home. Stephen Caruso / Senior Staff Photographer

By Stephen Caruso and Abigail Self / The Pitt News Photo Staff

August 29, 2016

After a lazy summer, Oakland is starting to buzz again with the sounds, sights and smells of college life. While it may still be summer, the first hint of an autumn breeze fills the air with the joyful hellos of new friends and heartfelt goodbyes of parents. Whether first-year or senior, the sense of opportu...

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