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Pioneer Public – Mikayla Wilson

Pioneer Public - Mikayla Wilson

Written By Hannah Walden, Co-Features/A&E Editor

October 23, 2019

Coming from a very artsy family, it comes as no surprise that Mikayla Wilson would grow up a dancer in Bermuda and would go on to become a professional dancer in the United States. “My mom was a dancer and my whole family is really artsy,” Wilson said. “I guess it was bound to happen.” Wilson grew u...

Education students spend 8 weeks student teaching abroad

Senior Aislin Shannon visited the Cliffs of Moher while student teaching abroad in Ireland.

Written By Dara Collins, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2019

Seniors Emily Palma and Aislin Shannon have spent the last eight weeks exploring castles, seaside cliff trails and small villages. However, the main attraction for the two education majors was the students at Greystones Community National School in Greystones, Ireland, where they completed the first...

Pioneer Public – Allissa Logsdon

Pioneer Public - Allissa  Logsdon

Written By Hannah Walden, Co-Features/A&E Editor

October 16, 2019

When looking for colleges to attend, Allissa Logsdon was attracted to Point Park’s Pioneer Star contest. Personally never believing she would be good enough to win, she was honored to have won and be given the opportunities that come with winning the contest. “I remember reading about it on...

Chase Rice AM/PM Tour review

Written By Noah Bieniek, For The Globe

October 16, 2019

The stage went pitch black when the Lord’s Prayer, which is the first few lines to Chase Rice’s first song “Lions” off of his 4thstudio album, and first album under Broken Bow Records plays. The sound of heavy electric guitar flooded Stage AE. The audience could see the drummer, wearing a Pirates ...

Conservatory showcases contemporary choreography

Dancer Melanie Martinez in Amy Hall Garner’s “Cadence.”

Written By Rosalie Anthony, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

This previous weekend, Oct. 10 through Oct. 13, the Conservatory of Performing Arts’ (COPA)  Dance Department showcased four contemporary dance choreographers in the department’s performance season theme, “Women’s Voices.”  Choreographers included Amy Hall Garner, Pearlann Porter, Yin Yue and Martha Nichols. ...

Pioneer Public – Jared Ross

Pioneer Public - Jared Ross

Written By Hannah Walden, Co-Features/A&E Editor

October 9, 2019

Track and field wasn’t Jared Ross’s first choice of sport, but once he was introduced to the sport, he stuck with it.  During Ross’s freshman year at Greensburg Salem High School, he played football. The football coach was also the head track and field coach and introduced Ross to running ...

On Wednesdays we donate to breast cancer

Written By Zoey Angelucci, For The Globe

October 9, 2019

This past Oct. 3rd, “Mean Girls” fans joined together in the JVH Auditorium to watch the classic movie. The movie night was the kickoff to a group of Pink Feet activities all taking place this October. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To show support, Point Park’s Honors Student Organization...

LatinX students host kickoff event in Village Park

Students attend LatinX kickoff event at Villiage Park on Sept. 26.

Written By Sara Cronin, Co-Copy Desk Chief

October 2, 2019

Point Park’s LatinX Student Association hosted their first event of the semester this past Thursday. Village Park was filled with laughter and upbeat Latin American music as students danced and enjoyed each other’s company. The LatinX kickoff event offered free food, music and small pins and s...

Pioneer Public – Lucy Leitner

Pioneer Public - Lucy Leitner

Written By Hannah Walden, Co-Features/A&E Editor

October 2, 2019

It was during a “boring” office safety meeting that 36-year-old Point Park alum, Lucy Leitner was inspired to write. During the next four years, she collected notes of her co-workers’ behaviors and noted the resemblance to zombies, publishing “Working Stiffs,” a horror-comedy novel, in 2012...

‘This Is Us’ introduces fourth season, includes new characters

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor

October 2, 2019

The show is about people whose lives are all connected in some way. It focuses on a couple, Jack and Rebecca Pearson, and their kids throughout their lives-triplets Kevin, Kate and Randall Pearson. As usual, the new season begins on “The Big Three’s” birthday. However, the episode focuses primarily...