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Liaison | Groups P-Ph

Tate Yawitz

Hey everyone! My name is Tate Yawitz and I will be serving on the Allocations Committee this year. I’m currently a senior and am from about 45 minutes outside Oakland in a little town called New Stanton. I’m majoring in biology and philosophy and minoring in chemistry. In addition to SGB, I’m a Pathfinder, am active in Greek Life, and I work in a research lab. If you have any questions or just want to chat, feel free to reach out!

Email: tay32@pitt.edu

Year: Senior

School: Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Major: Biological Sciences and Philosophy

Fun Fact: I’m a big oatmeal guy, so throughout my freshman year I kept all the oatmeal containers that I went through, just to see how many oats I was actually eating. At the end of the school year, I stacked them all up and it was enough to reach the ceiling in my dorm twice.

On Campus I can be found: Giving tours or studying on the fourth floor of Hillman

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Animal Behavior

Favorite TV show(s): Parks and Rec, RuPaul’s Drag Race

Favorite Movie(s): The Incredibles, Moonlight

Favorite Book(s): The Social Conquest of Earth

Favorite Quote:

“There is no better high than discovery.”
Ed Wilson