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Urbex attracts photographers to document past

Urbex attracts photographers to document past

Written By Nicole Pampena, Online Editor

March 26, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories, Multimedia, PHOTOS

Rule No. 1 of urban exploration: leave nothing but footprints. Do no damage, move no object and vandalize no surface. Rule No. 2: Never share the location of your abandoned site visits. Sharing with other well-intentioned urban explorers is generally okay. Film your entry point to prove there was no...

Protests erupt across city after Rosfeld trial

Protests erupt across city after Rosfeld trial

Written By Andrew Brinker and Jordyn Hronec

March 26, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, PHOTOS

All eyes were on the Allegheny County Courthouse this week - not just those in the city of Pittsburgh, or in the state of Pennsylvania, but those all over the United States.   THE SHOOTING On June 19, Antwon Rose II, a 17-year-old black high school student, was shot and killed by former East...

In Brief – USG Election Update

In Brief – USG Election Update

Written By Jordyn Hronec, Co-News Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, PHOTOS

On Friday, March 15, Dean of Student Life Michael Gieseke sent out an email officially announcing the candidates for the upcoming United Student Government (USG) election. This follows official announcements of candidacy from both Senator Jacob Berlin and current Vice President Brittany Arp, who a...

SAEM Club puts on multi-talented concert

SAEM Club puts on multi-talented concert

Written By Amanda Myers, Co-Features Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories, Multimedia, PHOTOS

The Sports Arts and Entertainment Management (SAEM) Club hosted a tiered concert in the Lawrence Hall Ballroom on March 14 featuring Pioneer Records star Allissa Logsdon, two-thirds of local group The Brighton Boys and former “The Voice” contestant Chris Jamison. The concert is a continuing part of the club’s sp...

Pittsburgh tattoo expo returns for third year

Pittsburgh tattoo expo returns for third year

Written By Dara Collins, Editor-Elect

March 12, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories, Multimedia, PHOTOS

Walking down an aisle of booths with tattoo artists from Pennsylvania to California, a woman laying on a table caught the attention of passers-by with her extended leg covered in bright blue ink from the top of her foot to her hip. In another aisle, an artist sat two inches from a man’s chest while tattooing a ...

International Women’s Strike Downtown

International Women’s Strike Downtown

Written By Gracey Evans, News Photo Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, PHOTOS

Alumni wedding at Carnegie Museum

Alumni wedding at Carnegie Museum

Written By Amanda Myers, Co-Features Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories, Multimedia, PHOTOS

At the Carnegie Museum of Art on Feb. 21, former Point Park students Colten Gill, 24, and Louis Spanos, 23, said their vows in front of family, friends and paying strangers.  The ceremony was held as part of the museum’s Third Thursday events and was centered around a contest that required local couples to submit their ...

Honors Program takes spring break trip to New York City

Honors Program takes spring break trip to New York City

Written By Jordyn Hronec, Co-News Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, Multimedia, PHOTOS

Over spring break, the Honors Program took their annual trip to New York City. During the trip, students visited with artist, Nick Sider. They also attended the Broadway show “Mean Girls,” visited the New York Botanical Garden with Honors students from Monroe College, participated in a Hamilton ...