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Summer Album Analysis

HAIM's second studio album,

By TPN Staff

August 27, 2017

From the moody, morbid “Melodrama” to the introspective “Witness,” the songs of the summer were filled with self-discovery, disappointment and apologies. And with so many new releases over the course of three short months, it can be difficult to keep up with what’s essential and what you can tune ...

Photographer Elliott Erwitt publishes forgotten Pittsburgh photos

Untitled Pittsburgh 1950 © Elliott Erwitt Courtesy: Carnegie
Library of Pittsburgh

By John Hamilton / Editor-in-Chief

August 21, 2017

Elliott Erwitt left his rented room at the downtown Pittsburgh YMCA in the fall of 1950, cameras in hand. The 22-year-old photographer walked up either Forbes or Fifth Avenue, documenting the people and places of the transitioning city along the way, before arriving at the Pittsburgh Photographic Lib...

Podcasts and prose: TPN’s entertainment picks for the summer

Pitt News Staff chose their favorite books and podcasts. (Photos via Flickr)

By TPN Staff

July 19, 2017

When we’re not busy writing, some of us at The Pitt News try to find time to read a book or listen to a podcast. Here are suggestions to kick back with and enjoy before classes resume in a few short weeks. BOOKS “The Mysteries of Pittsburgh” by Michael Chabon — Sarah Morris / For the Pit...

GALLERY: President Barack Obama Visits Pittsburgh

President Obama waves to the crowd  attending the White House Frontier Conference Plenary Session at Carnegie Mellon University | Jordan Mondell, Assistant Visual Editor

By Jordan Mondell and John Hamilton / Pitt News Staff

October 13, 2016

GALLERY: Katie McGinty and Bernie Sanders Visit CMU

Senatorial candidate Katie McGinty campaigns  with Bernie Sanders at Carnegie Mellon University. John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

By John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

September 20, 2016

GALLERY: Pitt Women’s Soccer vs. Kent State

Alex Wright and the Panthers fell to Kent State in double overtime, 2-1, on Sunday night. John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

By John Hamilton | Staff Photographer

September 11, 2016

Gallery: Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

Iron workers

By John Hamilton & Stephen Caruso | Pitt News Photo Staff

September 5, 2016

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