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Editorial: Seniors remember the top 10 things that happened during their time at Pitt

A water main broke in the Cathedral in September 2017, flooding the first floor.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

April 16, 2020

As they prepare for virtual graduation, The Pitt News Editorial Board seniors are remembering the best and worst of their time at Pitt. Here are our top 10 events.

Video | Welcome Back 2020: Seniors reflect on their time at Pitt

January 6, 2020

Before winter break started, The Pitt News multimedia staff interviewed three seniors about their time at Pitt and what they hope the future holds. Video by multimedia editor Knox Coulter and staff member Nathan Kohler. Editing by staff member Kaycee Orwig....

No. 6 Pitt volleyball suffers second-round upset to Cincinnati

Pitt volleyball's seniors missed their last opportunity to make it to the NCAA volleyball championship with Saturday's loss to Cincinnati.

By Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

Pitt’s historic season came to a shocking and heartbreaking end on Saturday, losing to the Cincinnati Bearcats in five sets at the Petersen Events Center.

Pitt seniors will be remembered for consistency and leadership

Seniors Qadree Ollison (30) and Darrin Hall (22) shake hands after Hall surprises Ollison with a game ball on Senior Day — a celebration of the seniors at their last home game — after the Panthers defeated the Hokies Saturday.

By Sami Abu-Obaid, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

The Panther’s seniors can be credited for Pitt’s miraculous turnover and record breaking season. Head Coach Pat Narduzzi will use this senior group as an example for years to come and will remember the first class he coached from freshmen to seniors for one thing — their work ethic.

Panthers run wild on Hokies, win 52-22 in Coastal clash

Panthers run wild on Hokies, win 52-22 in Coastal clash

By Sami Abu-Obaid, Staff Writer

November 10, 2018

Pitt made history in its final home game of the season, racking up the most offensive yards, the longest play and the first time going undefeated in the ACC at home in program history.

TPN says ‘so long’ to senior editors

The Pitt News seniors at year end banquet Friday.

By The Pitt News Staff

April 23, 2018

Amanda Reed, Online Engagement Editor I met Amanda the spring semester of my first year as a news writer. I’d already been around since September, but she wasn’t one of my editors until that January. I remember being a bit nervous having to work with an entirely new editor halfway through the year ...

Seniors, take heart as graduation nears

(Illustration by Liam Mcfadden | Staff Illustrator)

By Henry Glitz | Opinions Editor

February 9, 2018

Waking up at 9 a.m., my mind immediately goes to the activities of the day. When am I going to fit in time for meals? What homework did I forget? What am I going to do for the rest of my life? As a senior, I’ve gotten used to the pace of life in college — including gratuitously late wake-up ti...

Seniors secure plans in last semester

(Illustration by Abby Katz | Staff Illustrator)

By Laura Howe | Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

Speaking from experience, Aikta Rajput has some pretty simple advice for Pitt undergrads — be positive. “Don’t sweat anything. Don’t be upset for more than five minutes, don’t fight with your friends, don’t take anything too seriously because it goes by so fast,” she said. “You’re goi...

Flirting with the future: embrace uncertainty in jobs and dating

Emily Hower | Contributing Editor

By Emily Hower | Contributing Editor

April 17, 2017

It’s a sunny spring afternoon in Oakland — the kind of day that typically calls for Conflict Kitchen consumed cross-legged on the Schenley lawn. But instead of chowing down on falafel while basking in Cathy’s beauty, I’m shuttered indoors, armed with a large Dunkin Donuts iced coffee and my...

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