The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

Joe Slomowitz, Avi Moses and Oliver Yao, the co-founders of Potluck.

‘Meeting through eating’: New student-launched web app builds connections through food

By Jamie Sheppard, Staff Writer February 3, 2023
“Potluck” is rebranding to “Greatings,” and the organization is launching a new website in March. Founded by students Avi Moses, Joe Slomowitz and Oliver Yao, users can join or create groups on the platform to meet up in person at a local eatery or brewery and socialize with new people.
Opinion | A love letter to the excluded

Opinion | A love letter to the excluded

By Sarah Liez, Senior Staff Columnist November 2, 2022
Some empathy and advice to those put down and excluded by others.
A Pitt student responds to a text from another student.

Opinion | Either ghost or be haunted

By Anita Bengert, Staff Columnist January 23, 2022
At one point or another, a person has to decide how they will separate themselves from an unhealthy relationship. Although it might seem drastic at the surface level, ghosting may be the only viable option as a bittersweet ending to a relationship.
Two friends embrace outside of Bouquet Gardens in 2016.

Opinion | Most of your friends are just people you spend time with

By Sarah Liez, Staff Columnist January 11, 2022
Being someone’s friend is taking the time to consider their wants and needs, and occasionally putting those needs before your own. Most of the people we surround ourselves with do not genuinely care about us or our wellbeing, at least where it extends beyond their own. In actuality, they only care about having someone to spend time with or to relate to.
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