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Subjects for a day: Pitt students participate in studies for money

Jesa Monte, a senior natural sciences and sociology major, has participated in many healthcare related studies.  (Photo by Bethany Krupicka | Staff Photographer)

By Anandhini Narayanan for The Pitt News

September 20, 2017

In the second semester of her senior year, Aditi Kumar said her intensive 21-credit schedule forced her to quit her job — leaving her without a source of income. “This was the the first time I found myself without a job,” Kumar, a 2017 graduate in sociology at Pitt, said. “I like to be ind...

To realize your passion, go into the field

Levko crouches on top of a

By Levko Karmazyn | For The Pitt News

August 21, 2017

As I watched the sun fall behind the mountain peaks surrounding the K BAR Z Guest Ranch in early July, the valley below was an uncharacteristic shade of blue, unlike the past few nights. Something else felt different, too — it was the last night of Pitt’s Yellowstone Field Study. I already knew I ...

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