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Student Alumni Association paints the town blue and gold with new contest

Students paint the windows at Hemingway’s Cafe.

By Diana Velasquez, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Every year at Pitt, the Student Alumni Association puts on its annual Paint the Town event the week before Homecoming. The week-long event gathers students to paint the town in Pitt’s colors.

Pitt students paint the town

First-years Lily McIntire (left) and Alden Paine paint “H2P” on Popeye’s door Monday for Paint the Town — an event hosted by Pitt Student Alumni Association — in preparation for Homecoming.

By Sarah Connor, Culture Editor

September 25, 2018

Members of Pitt’s Student Alumni Association and Blue and Gold Society painted their school’s colors on the windows of Fifth Avenue businesses to celebrate the upcoming homecoming week.

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