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6 holiday activities around downtown Pittsburgh to get into the winter spirit

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor December 1, 2021

With only just a little less than three weeks left in the semester, it’s as crucial as ever to make them the best they can be. While getting schoolwork done is important, taking the time to enjoy the...

Judging Java: Simone’s

Written By Jake Dabkowski, Coffee Columnist December 1, 2021

4 Globes This year, I had a whole plan for this week’s column: I was planning on reviewing the coffee served at my family’s Thanksgiving dinner. Unfortunately, immediately after eating, I fell asleep...

5 ways to ring in the holiday season with dorm decorations and activities

Written By Brooke Stephens, Staff Writer December 1, 2021
It’s time to decorate the dormitory rooms, or your bedroom for the merry season.

Judging Java: PBR Hard Coffee

Written By Jake Dabkowski, Coffee Columnist November 17, 2021

3 Globes Alright, I am simultaneously morally and academically required to offer a disclaimer on this one, so here goes: The Globe does not encourage irresponsible use of alcohol. We do not advocate...

5 tips to avoid end of semester burnout

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor November 17, 2021
Here are some tips to make sure your brain gets the rest and the strength it needs to push you through these last few weeks of the long, fall semester.
University opens new Matt’s Maker Space creative lab

University opens new Matt’s Maker Space creative lab

Written By Courtney Craig, For The Globe November 17, 2021
Point Park University is the first university to own a Matt’s Maker Space lab, and it features several types of equipment including a 3D printer, virtual reality goggles, a green screen production kit and more. This lab was created to help education students learn how to teach K-12 STEM and to provide them with more insight on maker education.

Fun activities to do over the upcoming fall break

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor November 10, 2021

Thanksgiving Break is approaching, which means students and faculty will have a few extra days to relax and use their time for things other than classwork (ideally). If you’re looking for something fun...

Judging Java: Every Starbucks Holiday drink ranked

Written By Jake Dabkowski, Coffee Columnist November 10, 2021

‘Tis the season, or more accurately ‘tis the season that major corporations start bringing out Christmas branded products and decorations despite it being well over a month and a half until Christmas....

Pioneer Stars rock the stage at Pioneer Records EP Release Show

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor November 10, 2021

After over a year without live music in the world, Point Park’s record label Pioneer Records was finally able to bring live music back to students with their Pioneer Star EP Release Show on November...

Judging Java: Waffles Incaffeinated

Written By Jake Dabkowski, Coffee Columnist November 3, 2021

4.5/5 Globes Just a short walk from campus sits the ultimate Point Park student breakfast spot: Waffles Incaffeinated. Their food is delicious and are some of the best waffles I’ve ever had in my...

Ryan Dawson

Pioneer Public: Ryan Dawson

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor November 3, 2021

Going to college in the middle of Downtown Pittsburgh provides many resources for students on campus. However, the engagement between students and the Pittsburgh community has had some issues due to the...

Last-minute Halloween costume ideas from your closet

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor October 27, 2021

Everyone has been there—it’s less than a week till Halloween, and you have no idea what to dress up as. It’s too late to go shopping for an expensive costume, and your supplies are limited. You browse...

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