Shadyside

Weekend art festival takes over Shadyside area

Weekend art festival takes over Shadyside area

By Samantha Zapach | Staff Writer Although the end of summer is quickly approaching, the fun activities to experience in Pittsburgh continue on. The 23rd annual Shadyside Arts Festival will take place on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Beginning as a small […]

‘VIA Fest:’ Where technology and art meet

‘VIA Fest:’ Where technology and art meet

By Sean Armstrong | Staff Writer When technology and art meet in the middle, you get the VIA Festival. The festival was held in Shadyside from Oct. 6-9 and featured a wide range of events from virtual reality demos to music and various public performances. The prescribed goal of the Virtual Reality Salon, one showcase […]

Your perfect Pittsburgh plan for Parent’s Weekend 2K15

Your perfect Pittsburgh plan for Parent’s Weekend 2K15

By Kailey Love | The Duquesne Duke This coming weekend, eager parents and siblings alike will invade campus for Duquesne’s annual Parent’s Weekend. For many students, Parent’s Weekend is the first time they will be reunited with their family since August. Not only is this weekend an opportunity for you to show your family around […]

Shadyside welcomes annual art festival

Shadyside welcomes annual art festival

By: Bridget Seelinger | Duquesne Duke This past weekend,in Shadyside, some of best artists in America converged on a single street to sell and to show the result of their creative genius. Known as “The Art Festival on Walnut Street”, this festival features hundreds of exhibitors from across the nation, each presenting the product of […]

Oh, the places you can go … Explore your city!

With the semester nearly over, graduation rapidly approaching and the weather finally warming up, now’s the perfect time to step outside and take in all that Pittsburgh has to offer. Take an afternoon to check out the city’s staples or get off the beaten path and visit some of Pittsburgh’s hidden gems. Use the map […]

Helping you find your new Pittsburgh home

Helping you find your new Pittsburgh home

By Georgie Flynn | Student Columnist   We are in the middle of the second semester of the school year, so trying to find a place to live in the upcoming year is going to cause some stress. Freshmen have the only option of on-campus housing going into their sophomore year. That leaves them with […]