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Pioneer Public – Shaniece Lawrence

Pioneer Public – Shaniece Lawrence

Written By Matt Petras, Co-Features Editor

November 14, 2017

Senior Shaniece Lawrence was already studying biological science but didn’t realize she wanted to use that to become a pediatrician until she joined ...

Seniors experience last round of scheduling

Seniors experience last round of scheduling

Written By Briana Walton

November 14, 2017

Hannah Hepler was relieved. Alannah Owens was thankful it was over. Azurai Phillips was amazed at how easy the process was. While registering for classes can bring stre...

Thanksgiving break approaches

Thanksgiving break approaches

Written By Lauren Ortego, Co-Copy Desk Chief

November 14, 2017

Joe Truesdell’s dad has his own way of celebrating Thanksgiving and it involves a turkey breast, a smoker and up to 12 hours of preparation. Truesde...

Rivers guides team as lone captain for senior year

Rivers guides team as lone captain for senior year

Written By Allison Schubert, Copy Editor
November 14, 2017

When women’s basketball head coach Tony Grenek went to...

Slow starts hurt men’s basketball in pair of non-conference road games

Slow starts hurt men’s basketball in pair of non-conference road games

Written By Derek Malush
November 14, 2017

The Point Park men’s basketball team played catch u...

OPINIONS

Americans must learn to respect people, not opinions

I have a lot of opinions. Everyone who knows me knows that I am passionate about many things, especially ...

The Globe’s Point – This year, be grateful

Last year at this time, the headline for the Globe’s Point was a bit more harrowing than this week...

Hey, Trump: don’t play games with Asia

This past week, President Donald Trump visited Asia on a tour, including visits to Vietnam, the Philippin...

The Globe’s Point – Where are all the voters now?

Yesterday was Election Day. Across the nation, people voted for their local council members, distric...

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“Big Mouth” makes puberty funny

“Big Mouth” makes puberty funny

Written By Lauren Ortego, Co-Copy Desk Chief

November 14, 2017

Imagine you and your friends having a show when you were 12-years-old and going through the worst tim...

Bob Dylan stays true to rebellious roots

Written By Amanda Myers

November 14, 2017

Anyone showing up to Heinz Hall last Monday evening expecting Bob Dylan to roll out with a harmonica a...

Staff Profiles:

Matt Petras
Matt Petras

Co-Features Editor

Senior journalism major Matt Petras returns the the Globe after a semester hiatus to serve as features editor. This marks his fourth semester on the Globe staff and previously served as co-news editor and sports editor. Matt has also been an intern for the City Paper.

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