Point Park Globe

Campaign to support Only Love movement

Written By Ciera Onley

June 29, 2016

As Valentine's Day draws near, Point Park University's Office of Campus Life prepares to host the "Only Love" project on Feb. 13, making this the second year Point Park will promote all forms of love through the campaign.Students and staff alike are invited to wear white shirts and write the words "o...

Center offers classes, fosters ‘passion’

Written By Julia Marasco

June 29, 2016

Whether he is learning how to create a glass-blown pumpkin or trying his hand at putting images into glass, for Rocky Kindleberger, it is all art.Glass is a passion for Kindleberger, a student of instructor Heather Joy Puskarich's who took his first lesson in 2007 at the Pittsburgh Glass Center.  Th...

Amy Bittner offers options, job ‘hotspots’

Written By Lindsay Dill

June 29, 2016

During the Feb. 28 United Student Government (USG) meeting, a motion was made to impeach School of Business-at-Large Representative Lyndsay Monaco.Senator Jonathon Bucci motioned for Monaco's impeachment and senior psychology major Veronika Panagiotou seconded the motion."A lot of research went into th...

Citizens without healthcare could face fines in 2014

Written By Jane McAnallen

June 29, 2016

Virtually everyone in the United States will be required to have health coverage or pay a penalty beginning next year when the Affordable Care Act goes into effect.“If students have coverage, they have it. If they don’t, by law, they need to go on the [health insurance] exchange by Jan. 1, 2014 an...

New leadership, administration Doctorate degree offered by University

New leadership, administration  Doctorate degree offered by University

Written By Jane McAnallen

June 29, 2016

Point Park’s new doctoral program boasts flexibility, creativity and diversity, opening up new opportunities for its cohorts. “Designed for working professionals,” the doctoral program is a three-year Ed.D in Leadership and Administration, a career focused degree with three tracts: profess...

Wood Street Communications helps non-profits with PR, advertising

Wood Street Communications helps non-profits with PR, advertising

Written By Nicholas Vercilla

June 29, 2016

When Jason Herring, marketing and communications coordinator of the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force heard Point Park offered public relations and advertising services to non-profits, he was elated.   “Wood Street Communications is a valuable resource for skilled, professional services by students w...

USG changes club funding process

USG changes club funding process

Written By Kristin Snapp

June 29, 2016

    Under new leadership, Point Park’s governing body says funding of school clubs was so erratic that it is cutting the process in half to give organizations two chances per semester to request funds for events. That means groups unsure of what they need funded at the beginning of...

Walk to defeat ALS fundraising event at Point State Park

Walk to defeat ALS fundraising event at Point State Park

Written By Edward Trizzino

June 29, 2016

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Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Written By Jane McAnallen

June 29, 2016

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Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Written By Jane McAnallen

June 29, 2016

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Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Strong odor prompts photo lab to call firemen

Written By Jane McAnallen

June 29, 2016

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Crime Report September 10

Crime Report September 10

June 29, 2016

Monday 9/1 – Total Calls - 19 Lock Outs – 10 Medical Calls – 1 1:58am Boulevard Apartments 4th Disturbance Cleared 7:44pm Lawrence Hall Odor Cleared 10:37pm Village Park Fight, suspicious activity Cleared   Tuesday 9/2 – Total Calls – 38 Lock Outs &...