Spring 2017 Staff

Alexander Popichak


Alexander Popichak is the editor-in-chief of the Globe. This marks his fourth semester on the Globe staff, and has been involved with the Globe from day one of his freshman year. He has previously served as the Globe's News Editor...

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Emily Bennett


Editor-Elect Emily Bennett began writing for The Globe in her first semester on campus. She served for two semesters as the Globe's co-copy desk chief. The sophomore journalism major is involved on campus also as the president...

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Allison Schubert

Copy Editor

Allison Schubert is in her first semester as a copy editor for the Globe. Schubert also works as a crew member on several of media partner U-View's shows.

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Lauren Ortego

Co-Copy Desk Chief

Lauren Ortego is in her first semester as co-copy desk chief at the Globe. Previously, Ortego was a copy editor at the Globe.

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Carley Bonk

Copy Editor

Carley Bonk is in her first semester as a copy editor for the Globe. Previously, Bonk was a contributing staff writer.

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Hannah Walden

Copy Editor

Hannah Walden is in her first semester as a copy editor for the Globe and has contributed for two semesters.

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Robert Berger

Co-Sports Editor

Robert Berger is in his first semester as co-sports editor. The sophomore multimedia major had contributed photography and stories to the Globe prior to being hired to the Globe staff.

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Kayla Novak

Copy Editor

Kayla Novak is a junior in her fifth semester as a copy editor with the Globe. Elsewhere on campus, Novak co-hosts the K-Day radio show with the Globe's media partner WPPJ.

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Nikole Kost

Features Photo Editor

Nikole Kost is in her first semester as the Globe's features photo editor after being a regular photography contributor.

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Kelsey Wolfe

Copy Editor

Kelsey Wolfe is in her first semester as a copy editor with the Globe. Prior to that, she was a contributing staff writer.

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Jordan Slobodinsky

Co-Opinions Editor

Jordan Slobodinsky is in his first semester as co-opinions editor and in his second semester overall at the Globe. Before the sophomore journalism major's move to the opinions desk, Slobodinsky served as a copy editor.

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Michael Richter

Co-News Editor

Co-News Editor Michael Richter is in his fourth semester with the Globe. The junior journalism major previously served as the Globe's co-sports director for three semesters.

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Kayla Snyder

Co-News Editor

Kayla Snyder is in her second semester with the Globe and joined the Globe staff as a copy editor on day one. Snyder now serves as one of the Globe's Co-News Editors. In addition, Snyder also is the co-host of a weekly two-hour...

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Nicole Pampena

Co-Features Editor

Nicole Pampena is in her second semester at the Globe, joining the Globe staff as a copy editor on day one. Pampena now serves as one of the Globe's Co-Features Editors.

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Alex Grubbs

USG Beat Reporter

Alex Grubbs has worked with the Globe since his freshman year, serving in the past as a copy editor and a copy desk chief. Now in his junior year, Grubbs covers Point Park's United Student Government and copy edits for the Globe.

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Beth Turnbull

Co-Opinions Editor

Beth Turnbull is in her third semester with the Globe, now serving as one of the Globe's Co-Opinions Editors. Turnbull previously was a copy editor with the Globe. The sophomore mass communication major is also a mentor and the...

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Gracey Evans

Sports Photo Editor

After shooting for the Globe during her freshman year, Gracey Evans joined the Globe's editorial staff at the start of her sophomore year as the sports photo editor. Spring marks Evans' second semester with the editorial staff...

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Josh Croup

Co-Sports Editor

Josh Croup returns to the sports desk as co-sports editor after serving during the 2016 calendar year as editor-in-chief. Josh has covered a wide variety of news stories at Point Park University from a professor's resignation to...

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Carrie Reale

Co-Copy Desk Chief

Sophomore mass communications major and Globe Co-Copy Desk Chief Carrie Reale has a passion for the Oxford comma. The third-semester staff member didn't let that deter her from getting involved with the Globe. She began as a...

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Chloe Jakiela

News Photo Editor

Junior photojournalism major Chloe Jakiela is the news photo editor for the Globe. She began working for the Globe during her freshman year as a staff photographer before joining the staff as the features photo editor during...

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Eddie Trizzino

Co-Features Editor

Co-Features Editor Eddie Trizzino is in his third semester at the features desk. Trizzino joined the staff during his sophomore year as an online editor.

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