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Opinion | Dispatches from home: Winter break vignettes

If you can’t keep your plants alive you can sign up for horticulture classes at the Phipps Conservatory.

By The Pitt News Staff

January 5, 2020

Before we move on from winter break, here are five glimpses into the various lives of college students on break.

Opinion | Summer of creativity: vignettes from summer break

 Assistant opinions editor Leah Mensch painted her bedroom door over the summer.

By The Pitt News Staff

August 25, 2019

To start off the Year of Creativity, our columnist share some summer experiences in which they displayed a sense of creativity.

Opinion | Debate and Disney: Vignettes from spring break

Inside the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.

By The Pitt News Staff

March 17, 2019

Julia Kreutzer, Staff Columnist   While it seems all of my friends spent their breaks indulging in snacks by the pool or exploring exotic travel destinations, my spring break reverted me back to my prime form: high school speech and debate competitions. In high school, I spent weekend after weekend compe...

Opinion | Pa to Paris: Vignettes from winter break

Toboggan Slide Au 1884 in Quebec City.

By The Pitt News Staff

January 7, 2019

Pitt News staff writers share how they spent their winter breaks and reflect on their time at home and abroad.

To go to grad school or not to go to grad school… that is the question

By The Pitt News Staff

September 12, 2018

Our staff weighs in on whether or not they're planning on going to grad school

Columnists’ careers in a college cocoon: vignettes from the opinions section

Opinions Editor Henry Glitz and Assistant Opinions Editor Sarah Shearer cringe at the thought of the possible injuries that could occur during an ice skating accident. (Photo by Thomas J. Yang | Visual Editor)

By The Pitt News Staff

February 9, 2018

We here at The Pitt News occupy a difficult space. For us, Pitt is both a presence in our classrooms as an educator and in our columns as an organization we have to keep accountable. We aren’t quite a club — TPN is independent from the University — and yet our location in the William Pitt Union keeps...

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