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Creators deserve to be paid, not thanked

Recent 'Hawkeye' controversy highlights compensation issues in the comic book industry
Written By Jake Dabkowski, Editor Elect December 1, 2021

It’s Christmas time, which means one thing: a plethora of Christmas-themed and Christmas-adjacent holiday specials flooding the market. This year marks the release of a big one: Marvel Studios’ first...

Globe’s Point: We are still in a pandemic (part three)

December 1, 2021

Coming back from Thanksgiving Break, it is crucial that we all as a collective student body acknowledge that COVID-19 is still a thing and that we need to be conscious about monitoring ourselves to make...

End of semester reflection and looking forward to the new year

Written By Maegan Fewell , Staff Writer December 1, 2021

As a freshman finishing my first semester at Point Park University, most days, I feel like it's the last week of August again. On others, I feel like I've already been here for four years. (This all depends...

Globe’s Point: Take A Break

November 17, 2021
Pioneers: enjoy your break and try not to stress too much.

Everyone’s college experience is and will be unique

College may not be like a movie but it’s what you make of it
Written By Rachel Ross, Co-Opinions Editor November 17, 2021

Going into my first semester as a college student, I had no idea what to expect. Of course, I’d heard things here and there from relatives or friends who had already gone through or began the experience,...

Cancel culture leads to little justice for its targets online, social media

Written By Brooke Stephens, Staff Writer November 17, 2021

Cancel culture, or what is sometimes known as a modern influencer’s worst nightmare, surrounds social media every day. A fan, friend or possibly even a business partner exposes a person for acting inappropriately...

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame process needs to change

Written By Rachel Ross, Staff Writer November 10, 2021

Since 1986, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation has been bestowing what they deem “rock’s highest honor” on musical artists, inducting them into a hall of fame so long as they meet their criteria:...

Hookup culture is destroying our generation’s potential of finding love

Written By Maegan Fewell, Staff Writer November 10, 2021

We are at a time when hookup culture is the main form of human connection. There is a global pandemic, and there is less of a desire for long-term committed relationships. Are people truly dating anymore...

Scheduling Stress: Course conflictions, website crashes, and overall confusion

Written By Erin Yudt, For The Globe November 10, 2021

It is that time of year again! Scheduling for the upcoming spring semester has officially begun. Veterans, athletes and honors students had the opportunity to schedule for courses on Thursday, October...

The Globe’s Point: Voting is Important

November 10, 2021

Last week, Pittsburgh went to the polls, or more accurately 33% of Pittsburgh went to the polls. There are more than 924,000 registered voters—almost one million—in Allegheny County, but only a little...

Globe’s Point: Scheduling issues lead to domino effect

November 3, 2021

It’s that time of year again. A time of mass frustration and mediocrity. A time that will heavily influence all of our futures as the result of a butterfly effect on a scale that we will probably never...

Major drop in attendance suggests students are suffering

Written By Chris Fischer, For The Globe November 3, 2021

Lately, I’ve heard a few things about attendance. At the beginning of the semester, classes were full. But now? The population is few and far between. From what I’ve heard, faculty is even holding...

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