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Latino youth well-being lacking in Pennsylvania, study finds

Latino youth well-being lacking in Pennsylvania, study finds

By Lauren Forsythe | Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under 2. Featured, Health, News

Monica Ruiz said people are often unwilling to give funding to help the Latino community — which can include undocumented immigrants. “I say it’s easier to find funding for a box of puppies who are left on the street corner to help them than it is to find funding to help undocumented folks,”...

Young voters: Lead by example to fight nationalsim

Young voters: Lead by example to fight nationalsim

By Christin Snyder / Opinions Editor

June 27, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinions

“I mean, I voted, but why does it matter? London will never listen.” When I asked my new Scottish friend about the United Kingdom’s recent election, he responded with pure ambivalence. He truly cares about the issues at hand, but he, like many other Scots, has long struggled with misrepresent...

Phishy business

Phishy business

By TNS

December 1, 2014


Filed under Archives

Anastasio, performing at Detroit's Cobo Arena with Phish in 2009.

Options for veterans at Pitt

Options for veterans at Pitt

By MCT Campus

September 23, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

Pitt is among the top 15 percent of military-friendly schools. 

US NEWS CMP-ROTC-ADV05 LA

US NEWS CMP-ROTC-ADV05 LA

By Dave Getzschman

August 28, 2014


Filed under National News, News

Kaitlyn Benitez-Strine, 17, from left, speaks with ROTC representatives Anna Thompson, 22, and Isabel Lopez, 18, at Stanford University, April 29, 2011, in Stanford, California. Following a ban of about four decades, Stanford and many of the nation's elite universities are welcoming back the Reserve Offic...

Miley Cyrus performs in Minnesota

Miley Cyrus performs in Minnesota

By Jeff Wheeler | MCT Campus

April 1, 2014


Filed under Archives

Miley Cyrus performs at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., on Monday, March 10, 2014.

RIP PSH

RIP PSH

By MCT Campus

February 3, 2014


Filed under Archives

Phillip Seymour Hoffman's death garnered widespread social media attention, but what does that say about our culture?

Magnets: How do they work?

Magnets: How do they work?

By MCT Campus

October 9, 2013


Filed under Archives

Trying to deny the close link between the EDM industry and Molly is a fool's errand.

Sticks and stones

Sticks and stones

By MCT Campus

September 9, 2013


Filed under Archives

James Franco had an easy time weathering the onslaught of lazy, bigoted jokes delivered at his roast.

Wiz Khalifa releases album, strays from 412 sound

Wiz Khalifa releases album, strays from 412 sound

By Tiger

December 9, 2012


Filed under Archives

Pittsburgh's most famous rapper released a new album that deviates from his original signature style. (MCT Campus)

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