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Bathtub bubble over, downtown attempts to pull plug

Bathtub bubble over, downtown attempts to pull plug

Written By Gracey Evans, News Photo Editor

September 11, 2018


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Pennsylvania attorney general issues report on campus safety

Pennsylvania attorney general issues report on campus safety

Written By Mick Stinelli, Co-News Editor

September 4, 2018


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State Attorney General Josh Shapiro visited the University of Pittsburgh last week to release a report on campus safety. The report features recommendations to Pennsylvania colleges and universities on how to act on students’ mental health, drug and alcohol abuse and sexual assault. “We want st...

Schoology All In

Written By Mitchell Drake, For The Globe

September 4, 2018


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This fall marks the full integration of Schoology, Point Park’s new online education tool. Schoology is a learning-management-system (LMS). The program has become increasingly prevalent in modern the age of education, and works to connect students with educators and easily manage assignments, submis...

New coffee shop opens

Written By Robert Berger, Sports Photo Editor

September 4, 2018


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After two semesters of an empty campus coffee shop, students once again have somewhere to grab fresh brews. “Our plans for this space were to turn it into a hub, basically, and I just got a promotion to run this location, so I’m really excited,” Director of Dining Service Zachary Schmidt said...

CCO at Point Park celebrates day off

September 4, 2018


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Students hit jackpot

Students hit jackpot

Written By Sydney Smith, The Globe

September 4, 2018


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Biden shows for Pittsburgh parade

Biden shows for Pittsburgh parade

Written By Jared Murphy, For The Globe

September 4, 2018


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Point Park to announce new School of Education

Written By Mick Stinelli and Sarah Gibson, Co-News Editors

September 2, 2018


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Point Park will formally announce the introduction of its School of Education Wednesday, Sept. 5, according to multiple sources within the university. The Chair of the School of Education, Darlene Marnich, described some of the benefits of transforming the education department into a School of Edu...

New campus coffeehouse opens

New campus coffeehouse opens

August 28, 2018


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Playhouse opens doors

Playhouse opens doors

Written By Mick Stinelli, Co-News Editor

August 28, 2018


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As the long-awaited Pittsburgh Playhouse reaches its developmental twilight, faculty and students are already settling into the space. The Playhouse, which remained a hard hat site until the end of the summer, has been a dream-in-development for years. Now, it is becoming a reality. “This is a...

Students, faculty memorialize late COPA professor

Written By Sarah Gibson, Co-News Editor

August 28, 2018


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On August 25, students, faculty and alumni gathered in the Lawrence Hall ballroom to celebrate the life of a Point Park professor. Ricardo Tobia was an adjunct professor at Point Park for 35 years in the Conservatory of Performing Arts and passed away in early July. The memorial was organized as a way...

Kearns sets new agenda

Written By Mick Stinelli, Co-News Editor

August 28, 2018


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In the first United Student Government (USG) meeting of the academic year, President Kaylee Kearns ushered in the new semester in hopes of increasing communication between USG and the student body. “I’m hoping to get out to more events and get more facetime,” Kearns said, hoping to open up off...