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Written By Kayla Snyder, Co-Copy Desk Chief

December 5, 2017

Wessel Reitveld, Richard Perez and Robelin Bautista all came to America driven by the world of sports. For Katja Rochat and Florencia Urquidi, America furthered opp...

Pioneer Public – Michael Gieseke

Written By Carley Bonk, Co-Features Editor

December 5, 2017

When Dean of Student Life Michael Gieseke isn’t overseeing resident life, commuter services, health services or student activities, he’s taking call...

Finals week stress approaches

Written By Kimberly Keagy

December 5, 2017

For Amber Mole, hard workouts do the trick when finals week approaches and anxiety rises. Having a personal planner loaded with lists of things that need ...

King dethrones Wilberforce University on last-second layup

Written By Derek Malush
December 11, 2017

The men’s basketball team put together another heroi...

Barlow’s buzzer beater lifts men past Rio

Written By Derek Malush
December 5, 2017

It was the late-game heroics of junior Aaron Barlow...

How to prepare for finals

Written By Erin Massie

December 5, 2017

You are good enough, always

As the semester comes to a close, books are returned, finals are studied for, tears are cried and the s...

A final letter from the editor…

I’ve always been far more interested in the bookends of life than I have been with the in between ...

The Globe’s Point – One semester won’t hurt you

Grades and academic success are very important to the average college student. It is actually requir...

This year has been a wild ride, for better and worse

This year has been a ride. Between the president’s mere existence, the influx of sexual assault/harassmen...

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Written By Erin Hyatt

December 5, 2017

Crammed into the only remaining seat in the Studio Theater, bag tucked safely under my chair at the re...

Written By Dannys Marrero

December 5, 2017

The Winter Dance Concert had its opening night Friday, December 1 and it’s featuring powerful, acti...

Staff Profiles:
Alexander Popichak
Alexander Popichak


Alexander Popichak is the editor-in-chief of the Globe. He is humbled to have served during the Globe's 50th anniversary celebration this past spring. Fall 2017 marks his fifth semester on the Globe staff and has been involved with the Globe from day one of his freshman year. He has previously served as the Globe's News Editor and as Editor-Elect. The broadcast production major and broadcast production...

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