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The Globe’s Point: Be smart during the holiday season

November 18, 2020

Pioneers, we’re quickly approaching the holiday season. That means your favorite things: some freedom from the weight of classes, amazing home-cooked meals and quality time with your loved ones, just...

Thanksgiving is actually a good holiday

November 18, 2020

It’s that time of year again, holiday season. And while this year is going to be looking a little different than it ever has before, there is still room for plenty of activities, decorating and good...

Taking action as millions of Uighur Muslims are tortured in Xinjiang, China

November 18, 2020

Being persecuted for what you believe in has been a common occurrence throughout the centuries. From the Holocaust to the Armenian genocide, millions of innocent people have lost their lives for having...

Embrace change and find happiness wherever possible

November 11, 2020

This past week, I cut all of my hair off.   And I mean like, all of it. About eight inches worth.    I did it for a variety of reasons. One reason being that I simply hadn’t kept...

Where do we go from here?

November 11, 2020

Maybe this is a controversial thing to say, but I am glad that Donald Trump will not be President anymore. The Trump era was easily the stupidest time I have ever been alive for, and while I am optimistic...

The Globe’s Point: Accept the election results and move on

November 11, 2020

Pioneers, we can probably speak for everyone in saying that last week was one of the most stressful of our lives.  Election Day turned into Election Week which is quickly devolving into Election Month(s)....

Globe’s Point: Election Day should be a special federal holiday

November 4, 2020

The election is all anyone can talk about. From what went wrong to what went right, analysts will continue to pour over the data for years to come. And the buzzwords of this election—“vote like your...

How real journalism should and does work

October 28, 2020

I am a senior multimedia student. This means that I have spent my time here at Point Park learning about journalism, news reporting, photography, graphic design, social media, public relations and more...

Should people stop going to the mall during a pandemic?

October 28, 2020

Let’s face it: The season is changing, there’s more to do in Pittsburgh, and you may be getting tired of the tie-dye lounge set you’ve been wearing since April. Nothing sounds better than going to...

The Globe’s Point: The University is in deep

October 28, 2020

Pioneers, if you are not already aware, the university is in dire straits at this time. We are currently facing a $9 million deficit. And the university is looking to cut $3 million in spending. Ahead...

The Globe’s Point: Colleges have a problem with racism 

October 21, 2020

Pittsburgh has a problem with racism.  That’s true of almost anywhere in the world right now, but it would be remiss of us not to acknowledge the systemic issues here in downtown, “our campus,”...

A student experiences Steeler game socially distanced

October 21, 2020

On Oct. 11 the Pittsburgh Steelers were finally able to host fans at Heinz Field. 5,500 season ticket holders were randomly selected to determine who would attend. Somehow, I was lucky enough to be one...

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