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Tree of Life: how students can offer help

Wooden figures in the shape of the Star of David stand are decorated with flowers, hearts and the name of each victim in the Tree of Life shooting outside the synagogue.

By Sarah Shearer, Assistant News Editor

October 30, 2018

Pitt students can have a role in mending their city -- whether it's sitting with a grieving friend or giving blood.

Students find furniture and more free and for sale

Free & For Sale pages allow students to locally buy and sell used items. (Image via Free & For Sale Facebook)

By Sarah Shearer | Contributing Editor

March 19, 2018

Picking up the couch wasn’t supposed to be an all-day affair. Kathryn Kennedy and her boyfriend Andrew Rabeneck planned to quickly move it into Kennedy’s newly rented — and bare — apartment, order pizza and watch Star Wars from the comfort of her new couch. But they didn’t know wha...

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