Category: News

WPTS speaks with Pittsburgh city Councilman Bill Peduto

WPTS speaks with Pittsburgh city Councilman Bill Peduto

On Thursday night, District 8 City Council Member Bill Peduto announced his official candidacy for Mayor of Pittsburgh. The event in the Strip District drew an estimated crowd of 1,300 people. On Friday afternoon,...

The Pittiful News Update

Continuing our commitment to campus media organization cooperation, WPTS is proud to present our first weekly installment of The Pittiful News Update. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

The Gay Agenda November 26

This week on The Gay Agenda, Tricia and Cameron talk about World AIDS Day, marriage and the Supreme Court, and LGBT inclusive mosques. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

WPTS sits down with New York Times writer John Broder

WPTS sits down with New York Times writer John Broder

On November 14th, News Director Tom Visco sat down with New York Times writer John Broder to discuss climate change, energy policy, and the changing face of journalism. John Broder came to campus thanks...

SGB Election Coverage

SGB Election Coverage

This year, WPTS is offering unprecedented coverage of the Student Government Board campaign. News Director will sit down with every SGB board and presidential candidate. All of these interviews will be posted here. WPTS...

SGB Presidential Debate

SGB Presidential Debate

On November 6th, Tom Visco and Alex Zimmerman hosted the SGB Presidential Debate between  Natalie Rothenberger and Gordon Louderback. The SGB election is on Novermber 15th. Votes can be cast on the my.pitt portal....

Election Night Coverage

Election Night Coverage

Listen to a panel of Pitt News writers, Pitt Political Review staffers, and WPTS contributors discuss the end of the 2012 election cycle and the future of politics in America. [Audio clip: view full...

The Gay Agenda November 5

The Gay Agenda November 5

This week on The Gay Agenda, Cameron and Tricia cover the election and the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.     [Audio clip: view full post to listen]        

The Left Foot with Senator Bob Casey

The Left Foot with Senator Bob Casey

This week on The Left Foot, Senator Bob Casey joins the regular hosts to discuss the upcoming election. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]