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Editorial: Top 10 ways to save the Earth

Use more plastic.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

September 5, 2019

Here are 10 things you can do right now to save the earth.

Students scatter to study in green spaces

Potential American Idol contestants line the border of Schenley Plaza waiting to audition in June 2015. (Photo by Theo Schwarz | Senior Staff Photographer)

By Joanna Li / Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Although Pitt’s campus has a lot of the amenities a traditional campus would, it doesn’t have a central green space that all the buildings on campus surround. Instead, Pitt has scattered spaces — and while there aren’t many, they still allow for a good balance between urban life and a col...

Pittsburgh goes green, despite what you might’ve heard

(Amanda Nichols | Staff Illustrator)

By Levko Karmazyn | For The Pitt News

August 21, 2017

When President Donald Trump decided to pull out of the Paris climate agreements, he said that he was elected to represent the people of Pittsburgh, not Paris — a statement that was met with fiery outlash from important figures such as Mayor Bill Peduto, who said that Pittsburgh will in fact continue to abide by the Paris agreements....

Pitt wraps up eighth RecycleMania

Courtesy of Nick Goodfellow

By Ashwini Sivaganesh / News Editor

March 30, 2017

Some students walking through the parking lot between the William Pitt Union and Towers Patio Wednesday morning said they thought they were witnessing a remake of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” A cobalt blue tarp was set up under the cloudless sky, and students in white puffy Tyvek jumpsuit...

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