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Opinion | Pa to Paris: Vignettes from winter break

Opinion | Pa to Paris: Vignettes from winter break

By The Pitt News Staff

January 7, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

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

Panthers prowl during holiday hiatus

Panthers prowl during holiday hiatus

By Nick Carlisano, Staff Writer

January 6, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

While the students were away, the Panthers’ student-athletes were out to play. You catch up on what you missed and read what Pitt accomplished over break here.

The ultimate winter break bucket list

The ultimate winter break bucket list

By Alex Dolinger, For The Pitt News

December 9, 2018


Filed under Culture

When the semester finally ends, it's easy to go home and find yourself a little bit bored. Here are some ways to avoid the winter break blues.

International students stay stateside for spring break

International students stay stateside for spring break

By Hannah Schneider, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Pitt’s Student Government Board announced last summer that the University’s winter break would be extended by a full week. The extension was applauded by most students — but for Pitt’s international student population that doesn’t go home, this may have meant a longer time away from family a...

Pitt extends winter break for upcoming school year

Pitt extends winter break for upcoming school year

By Henry Glitz | News Editor

July 11, 2017


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Pitt’s Student Government Board announced Saturday that University administrators will be extending winter break by several days for the 2017-2018 academic year. The announcement, which SGB made in a post on its Facebook page, was accompanied by an academic calendar showing a break between semesters lasting from Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, to Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. Last year...

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