Oakland

Pitt Chronicle: Oakland Forever Article

Oakland to Hold 175th Anniversary Celebration By Emily O’Donnell Issue Date: October 6, 2014 Oakland holds a special place in the music of Pittsburgh rocker Joe Grushecky. Grushecky and his band, The Houserockers, got their start in the 1970s at The Decade on the corner of Atwood and Sennott streets. Since then, the group has frequented…

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Pitt Chronicle: Sustainable Solutions Contest Article & Photos

A Litchfield Towers Proposal Wins High-Energy Student Contest By Emily O’Donnell Issue Date: October 6, 2014 The ideas covered a lot of ground—and sky. Canopies to power outdoor workstations for students. Revolving doors for the Cathedral of Learning to generate electricity. Solar-powered trash compactors decorated like monsters. An interactive Web site for sustainability resources. And…