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Passing the memory of 9/11 to a new generation

Most current students don’t have clear memories of 9/11.

By Martha Layne, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

Pitt's class of 2023 is likely the last class to have most students born before the 9/11 terror attacks.

Alina Sheykhet remembered by friends as kind and loving

Alina Sheykhet loved animals and joined the Animal Lovers Club at Pitt. (Photo courtesy of Isabel Scrabis)

By Rachel Glasser | News Editor

October 15, 2017

In a seventh grade stage production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” Isabel Scrabis’ grandfather mistook Alina Sheykhet — who starred as Millie — for his granddaughter. “The whole entire time he thought I was Alina, and he was so impressed. My mom had to break it to him that I was just swa...

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