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Volleyball increases record to 8-1 after win against W&J

Volleyball increases record to 8-1 after win against W&J

Written By Dara Collins, Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2019

In volleyball, numbers don’t mean much unless a point is the result. A team can outkill its opponent to appear dominant at the surface, but its plentiful and glaring errors will ultimately lead to a team’s demise. Numbers have been in Point Park’s favor with high kill counts, hitting percentages and ultimat...

CAB hosts first coffeehouse

CAB hosts first coffeehouse

September 11, 2019

‘Macheads’ celebrate at Blue Slide Park

‘Macheads’ celebrate at Blue Slide Park

Written By Justine Quach, Copy Editor

September 11, 2019

This past weekend marked the one-year anniversary of local rapper Mac Miller’s untimely death.  His loyal fans, his “Macheads,” traveled from all over the world to come and celebrate his life. Friday evening was the Mac Miller Memorial Celebration held at the newly named Mac Miller’s Blue S...

USG attempts to change name of organization

USG attempts to change name of organization

Written By Sarah Gibson, USG Beat Writer

September 11, 2019

At their second meeting of the year on Sept. 9, the United Student Government (USG) introduced a resolution for a student vote to change the name of  “United Student Government” to “Government of Point Park University,” which would shorten to “GoPPU.” “We thought why not change the name and the pr...

University welcomes new students with week of events

University welcomes new students with week of events

Written By Kenneth Foran, For The Globe

September 4, 2019

From Aug. 26 through 29, several student organizations put on events all around campus to welcome a new class of freshmen and returning students alike to another year at Point Park University. The week kicked off in Lawrence Hall Ballroom with Monte Carlo night on Aug. 26. Upon entry, students rec...

International Media students visit United Kingdom

August 28, 2019

The Spring 2019 International Media class traveled to the United Kingdom in May for a two-week media studies trip. The class traveled to five cities across England and Scotland: London, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Liverpool, Manchester and Edinburgh. ...

Pittsburgh Pride recap

Pittsburgh Pride recap

Written By Nathan Gentry, For The Globe

June 18, 2019