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Point-Counterpoint | Good riddance to PittStart

Incoming students had an opportunity to experience dorm living before moving in during the now defunct PittStart program.

By Grace McGinness, Staff Columnist

July 1, 2019

While the intentions of the former orientation program appeared well-meaning on paper, the program was redundant, inconvenient and unhelpful.

Point-Counterpoint | The case for PittStart

Incoming students had an opportunity to experience dorm living before moving in during the now defunct PittStart program.

By Josh Beylinson, Staff Columnist

July 1, 2019

While Panther Connect offers many of the same things seen in PittStart, there were many features of PittStart that made it a much better program.

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