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New work debuts on Playhouse stage for One-Acts Festival

New work debuts on Playhouse stage for One-Acts Festival

Written By Nicole Pampena, Co-Features Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories

For students enrolled in the conservatory’s advanced directing course, the end of the semester means more than just finals week; it means directing and debuting an entire one-act play or musical in just under two months. The Raymond Laine Memorial One-Acts Festival showcases entirely student-run...

Baseball sweeps Midway to maintain first place

Baseball sweeps Midway to maintain first place

Written By Jordan Slobodinsky, Co-Opinions Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, SPORTS

Point Park University completed a four-game sweep of Midway University this past weekend. The first three games of the series were decided by one run and the Pioneers depended on senior pitcher Nolan Krivijanski to fend off Midway’s offense in the first contest. Krivijanski pitched 6.1 innings and...

Bertha, Heron elected USG President, Vice President

Bertha, Heron elected USG President, Vice President

Written By Alex Grubbs, USG Beat Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, NEWS

In the one of the largest voter turnouts for student government elections in recent years, Robert Bertha and Davion Heron rose as the next president and vice president, respectively. United Student Government (USG) President Blaine King announced the results on Monday after last week’s election...

Point Park celebrates Senior Week

Point Park celebrates Senior Week

Written By Nikole Kost, Features Photo Editor

April 11, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories, PHOTOS

YouTube provides opportunities for cinema students

YouTube provides opportunities for cinema students

Written By Lauren Ortego, Co-Copy Desk Chief

April 11, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories

Ian Lewis, senior cinema production major, started his career in high school, with an amateur camera, a couple of puppets and a YouTube account. Now, he works on short films with his classmates as he pushes towards earning a degree in cinema production. Just like Lewis, YouTube has also been growing....

Iagnemma tosses 2nd no-hitter in 2 weeks

Iagnemma tosses 2nd no-hitter in 2 weeks

Written By Josh Croup, Co-Sports Editor

April 11, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, SPORTS

It was business as usual for Ashley Iagnemma in the pitcher’s circle this weekend. She retired hitter after hitter in the Cincinnati Christian lineup Saturday and picked up six strikeouts along the way. Her offense supported her with six runs and she took the mound in the seventh inning with a comfortable...

Your USG election ballot at a glance

Your USG election ballot at a glance

April 4, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, PHOTOS

Point Park’s United Student Government is holding elections for all of its positions this week on PointSync this week, April 3-7. In the past two editions, we profiled the candidates for USG president: Robert Bertha and Charles Murria, as well as the candidates for USG Vice President: Davion Heron and Kri...

CSI Point Park: an inside look at the crime scene lab

CSI Point Park: an inside look at the crime scene lab

Written By Kayla Snyder, Co-News Editor

April 4, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories

Academic Hall classrooms can normally be seen filled with living, breathing humans, but 508 Academic is the opposite. This classroom is specifically designed for students to study the deceased… or, in this case, dummies. “This allows anyone who is going into criminal justice, forensic science...

Pioneer records artist to host album release party

Pioneer records artist to host album release party

Written By Carley Bonk, Copy Editor

April 4, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories

Pioneer Records is holding its annual CD release party Tuesday, April 11 to debut Chase and The Barons’ new EP, “Propose a Toaster” and music video, “Rule the World.” This is the first event by Pioneer Records to be held at The Club in Stage AE, a venue able to hold five hundred people. Acoustic...

Graduating CAB leader discusses organization’s past, present, future

Graduating CAB leader discusses organization’s past, present, future

Written By Dara Collins, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, Latest Stories

Sports, arts and entertainment management senior Colten Gill describes the Campus Activities Board (CAB) as an always changing, never static organization. As a student who has switched majors, gained promotions within a student organization and his internship, and made a spontaneous decision to join...

Venezuelan-native settling into leadership role

Venezuelan-native settling into leadership role

Written By Robert Berger, Co-Sports Editor

April 4, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, SPORTS

When watching some of his favorite professional baseball players play in his home country, Edberg Dominguez began to fall in love with the sport. After picking up a glove, Dominguez played throughout high school after moving to Miami, Fla. which lead to his recruitment by Point Park. After an impressive...

Softball sweeps River States Conference opener

Softball sweeps River States Conference opener

Written By Robert Berger, Co-Sports Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, SPORTS

The Point Park softball team swept Carlow University Saturday to open River States Conference (RSC) play. The Pioneers improved to 7-10 overall and 2-0 in RSC play. Point Park also dropped a non-conference doubleheader to Gannon Thursday in its first game since spring training in Florida. Gannon...