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Dance teams take their practices, performances online

The Pitt Irish Dance Team poses at the inter-collegiate competition at Villanova in 2018.

By Rashi Ranjan, Staff Writer

September 11, 2020

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, Pitt’s Irish dance club could be found every Monday night practicing in the Pete. But this year, Mary Grace Mooney, the president of the team, said the timed jumps and leaps will have to be done within the walls of dorm rooms, apartments and parking lots.

Global Brew connects Pitt students with coffee from all over the world

Global Brew, hosted in Posvar Hall’s Global Hub, aims to educate people on the details of the worldwide coffee industry and its economic implications and consequences for both producers and consumers.

By Anna Ligorio, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

To educate students about the coffee industry, the Global Hub featured its third coffee-tasting event in an ongoing series, called Global Brew

The tea on the stress-relieving tea in Posvar Hall

Pitt’s Global Hub, located on the first floor of Posvar Hall, will host a free global tea tasting every day this week from 9 a.m. to noon.

By Rebecca Johnson, Senior Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

Pitt’s Global Hub, located on the first floor of Posvar Hall, will host a free global tea tasting every day this week from 9 a.m. to noon.

Global Hub takes the world stage

Visitors placed sticky notes on a map of the world expressing their opinions on topics that divide and connect people around the globe.

By Nicole Marzzacco, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

On Tuesday, Pitt officially opened its Global Hub, located on the first floor of Posvar Hall.

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