Allow Pitt student orgs to use "Pitt" and "Panther" in their name!

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Lynn Yocum
2 years ago
The name of the school belongs to the STUDENTS

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Colby Buzzell
2 years ago
We ARE Pitt students

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Hope Larkin-Begley
2 years ago
First outsized administrative budgets,then hiring minimum wage working temps (adjuncts) to teach, courting foreign over in state kids because they pay more, and now this. The transformation of another University if Higher Education into a corporate thinking entity is complete! All of these clubs should make shirts that say, “This club has nothing whatsoever to do with f-ing P$tt, I am just a tuition payer tuition payer”.
At least Ohio State was rebuffed in their quest to copyright The!

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Christine Smith
2 years ago
I am an alumni of Pitt. Can I use the name? It is absolutely ridiculous that student groups at Pitt cannot use the name Pitt!

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Geoffrey Wells
2 years ago
Just spent $600 on new club sports competitive apparel. Soon it’ll be worthless?

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Mary Kaye Soriano
2 years ago
As an alum I support the current student body to use the Pitt / Panther brand. Focus on more relevant issues like restoring accurate American History on campus.

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Gabrielle Monroe
2 years ago
It's just another way to silence the voices they don't want to be heard. Stop this Pitt. It's shameful. It's creates us vs them...instead of being on the same team. Do better. Be better.

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Robin Evans
2 years ago
Pitt alumnus

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Susan Lutman
2 years ago
As a former Pitt student I find it appalling that students are not allowed to use "Pitt" and "Panther" in their student organizations' names.

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Paul Levy
2 years ago
The school is requiring organizations to change their colors by next year to the new royal and gold, but they can't use the name or nickname. This makes NO sense. The color change already will be a significant cost for all of the club sport teams, but what will they put on their jerseys?