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Pittsburgh students criticize universities pushing what some see as COVID-19 ‘liability forms’

BY: - August 13, 2020

When Olivia Enders tried to log into her University of Pittsburgh email account, something odd happened. Instead of the usual login page, she was met with a statement containing two online forms: a Pitt Community Compact and a Return to Campus Student Acknowledgment.

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Coronavirus diets: What’s behind the urge to eat like little kids? | Analysis

BY: - May 17, 2020

During these stressful times, if you find yourself reaching into the pantry of your past, you're probably not alone.

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I’m a University of Pittsburgh senior: This is how COVID-19 changed things for me

BY: - March 19, 2020

Senior year is a big deal. It’s the year you decide what you want to do. Unfortunately, for me and other college students, COVID-19 had other plans.

House Republicans ponder rider cutting funding to Pitt to prevent fetal tissue research

BY: - June 24, 2019

As part of budget negotiations, Republicans are considering whether to add language that would cut state funding to the University of Pittsburgh if it participates in fetal tissue research. The proposal piggybacks on a policy push from President Donald Trump’s administration announced earlier this month to end federal government funding for medical research using fetal […]

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Pittsburghers love where they live — but survey finds room for improvement | The Numbers Racket

BY: - March 12, 2019

There's a significant difference in how white and black residents feel about Allegheny County.