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The Globe’s Point: Respect your peers

September 29, 2021
Two weeks ago, our school made a simple request for us. That ended up becoming a national news story, one that led to extreme reactions. That request was to call people by the preferred name and pronouns that they want to go by.

The Globe’s Point: Climate change is already upon us

September 8, 2021

For as long as most of us can remember, climate change has been something that was waiting around the corner. It’s always felt like it’s one of those things where the general opinion on it is “it’ll...

The Globe’s Point: The pandemic is not over for any of us

September 1, 2021

Pioneers, this semester is going to be a very interesting one. Over the summer, we were on the cusp of overcoming the coronavirus pandemic, and it seemed as though things were finally returning to normal,...

The Globe’s Point: Stop Asian Hate

March 24, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic at one time was called “novel.” This terminology was based on science, and the “novel coronavirus” referred to a new strain of this virus previously not identified in humans....

The Globe’s Point: Stay safe this St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2021

We may sound like a broken record with this one, Pioneers.  But today is St. Patrick’s Day. It’s a holiday that celebrates Ireland and the man St. Patrick himself and often involves big gatherings...

The Globe’s Point: One Year Of COVID-19

March 10, 2021

Well, Pioneers, it seems only natural that we pen the staff editorial that you have probably been expecting for some time now: reflections on the coronavirus pandemic one year out.  It is a little...

The Globe’s Point: Women’s History Month reminds us to fight for gender equality

March 3, 2021

March 2021 is already upon us, Pioneers.  You may be only thinking about your current classes or the startling fact that it has nearly been a year since the coronavirus pandemic reached its first of...

The Globe’s Point: The Vaccine Rollout Has Been A Failure And It’s Affecting All Of Us

February 24, 2021

The coronavirus vaccine. It is the commodity, at least in Pennsylvania, that nobody seems to be able to get their hands on—or rather, get two shots in their arms within the recommended span of time.  There’s...

The Globe’s Point: Explaining Our Shift In Coverage

February 10, 2021

Readers of The Globe,  Well, perhaps let’s address who you are first. While this newspaper is entirely run and produced by students for students, we at The Globe have become aware over the years...

The Globe’s Point: Partying during a global pandemic is selfish, endangers yourself and others

February 3, 2021

If you are a Point Park student and were on Twitter at any point Sunday night, you probably saw tweets showing a giant group of Point Park students partying, without masks, during a global pandemic.  If...

The Globe’s Point: What does “murder the media” mean?

January 20, 2021

Just a few weeks ago now, we started 2021 with an event that startled the country and the world. It was an event best told by the photographs taken at the time: an angry mob charging through the doors...

The Globe’s Point: Goodbye 2020

December 9, 2020

With the drawing end of the semester, this is our final issue of the semester and thus will be our last for the year of 2020. And, in this year of uncertainties that have challenged us in so many ways,...

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