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The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

Pride Month in Pittsburgh kicks off with parade downtown

Pride Month in Pittsburgh kicks off with parade downtown

By Kyra McCague, Staff Writer June 4, 2024
With June 1 marking the first day of Pride Month, thousands gathered in downtown Pittsburgh for the annual parade. The parade kicked off a month full of events honoring聽Pride Month, with people from across Pittsburgh and beyond coming to celebrate.聽
Attendees dance at the 2023 Pittsburgh Pride Parade in Downtown on June 3, 2023.

Pride Month Event Roundup

By Marissa Kelley, Staff Writer June 4, 2024
In honor of Pride Month, The Pitt News has compiled a list of events occurring on campus and in the city that celebrate the LGBTQ+ community in Pittsburgh.
LGBTQ+ friendly affordable housing breaks ground in Oakland

LGBTQ+ friendly affordable housing breaks ground in Oakland

By Kyra McCague, Staff Writer May 30, 2024
The apartment building set to be a LGBTQ+ friendly affordable housing community in Oakland is the first of its kind in Western Pennsylvania. The creation of LGBTQ+ affordable housing seeks to address housing disparities and discrimination faced by elders in the community.
Starbucks workers strike during Red Cup Day on Forbes Avenue on Nov. 16.

Forbes and Atwood Starbucks workers unanimously vote to unionize

By Bella Markovitz, Senior Staff Writer May 22, 2024
Baristas at the Forbes and Atwood Starbucks voted 10-0 to unionize last Wednesday, making it the 15th unionized Starbucks location in Pittsburgh.
鈥淓nlightenment and Joy鈥 in Posvar Hall.

Virgil Cantini, professor and artist, remembered at History Center program

By Andrew McLaughlin, Staff Writer February 26, 2024
Virgil Cantini, the founder of Pitt鈥檚 studio art department and creator of 13 works of art around campus, was honored at the Heinz History Center on Feb. 25.
Gov. Josh Shapiro speaks with Pitt students in Nordy鈥檚 Place on Oct. 27, 2022.

A look into Gov. Shapiro鈥檚 budget proposal, new plans for higher education

By Adrienne Cahillane, Senior Staff Writer February 23, 2024
Gov. Josh Shapiro announced his 2024-2025 budget proposal on Feb. 6, which plans to make higher education more accessible and affordable.
Members of Pitt鈥檚 space initiative pose for a photo in Allegheny Observatory.

Pitt space initiative joins Keystone Space collaborative

By Colm Slevin, Senior Staff Writer February 16, 2024
Pitt鈥檚 Space Initiative, 45 researchers with interests in space, recently joined the Keystone Space Collaborative. The collaborative connects industry and academia in the Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio region.聽
Johnston Avenue in Hazelwood.

Hazelwood community shares thoughts on BioForge聽project

By Andrew McLaughlin, Staff Writer February 2, 2024
Hazelwood residents say they hope the University serves as a partner in the neighborhood鈥檚 development as the BioForge project moves toward completion.聽
A view of the Landside Terminal of the Pittsburgh International Airport in July 2011.

鈥楢bsolutely awesome鈥: Frontier Airlines to offer $19 flights to Philadelphia starting in May

By Adrienne Cahillane, Senior Staff Writer January 18, 2024
Beginning May 16, Frontier Airlines will offer nonstop service to Philadelphia and three other destinations for as low as $19 from Pittsburgh International Airport.
Deena Eldaour, an organizer of the rally, speaks at the protest calling for an immediate end to the siege on Gaza on CMU鈥檚 campus on Thursday afternoon.

Student walkout, rally shows support for Palestine

By Spencer Levering, Senior Staff Writer November 10, 2023
萌妹社区安卓版下载 200 people participated in a walkout called 鈥淪hut it Down for Palestine鈥 to show support for Palestinians on Thursday afternoon. Students and community members met at the 鈥淲alking to the Sky鈥 sculpture on Carnegie Mellon University鈥檚 campus to hear speakers voice their thoughts on the ongoing Israeli attacks on Palestinians.
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