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Peer educator helps students stay healthy

Peer educator helps students stay healthy

By Katie Sottile, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

Imagine standing in front of a group of fellow college students and encouraging them to put a condom on a dildo as efficiently as they can. Kristen Steffes doesn’t have to.

The Pitt Prescription: Staying safe while getting steamy

The Pitt Prescription: Staying safe while getting steamy

By Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

Compared to older adults, 15- to 24-year-olds have a higher risk of obtaining a STI due to behavioral, biological and cultural reasons.

Pitt STD rates up with national average

Pitt STD rates up with national average

By Rebecca Johnson, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Rapidly increasing national averages in STD rates have also been seen at Pitt, Wellness Center Director Marian Vanek said.

SGB reflects, looks ahead

SGB reflects, looks ahead

By Madeline Gavatorta | Staff Writer

April 23, 2018

As Student Government Board’s incoming president last year, Max Kneis said he wanted to improve collaboration and engagement with SGB. Now as outgoing president one year later, Kneis said the number of applications for SGB positions shows how he’s achieved this. “I think we continue to have more students...

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