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Globe staff reviews: Dr. Seuss’ the Grinch Musical

Written By Globe Staff January 5, 2021

While our staff at The Globe often produces reviews of the newest movies, shows and music releases, sometimes there comes a piece of media that is so impactful or prolific that we all feel the need to...

Pioneer Public: Mara Leroux

Pioneer Public: Mara Leroux

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor December 9, 2020

For sophomore cinema production BFA major, Mara Leroux, the semester hasn’t been easy. But that hasn’t kept her from embracing the positive parts of the semester and looking forward to the future.    While...

Jesse Calloway had a team high 10-points.

On a RSC play detour, men’s basketball takes on two D-1 teams

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor December 9, 2020

Even though the men’s basketball team lost both of their games this week, the team has nothing to be ashamed of. The Pioneers faced off against two Division-I teams on the road this week, going against...

Mincemoyer works on creating the art installation. Photo Credit: Carin Mincemoyer

An inside look: The inspiration behind professor’s latest art installation

Written By Logan Garvey, For The Globe November 25, 2020

Throughout her life, Mincemoyer has always worked with her hands on the influence of her parents, both hard working in careers and hobbies.    “My dad was a diesel mechanic, so he worked...

Women’s soccer goes 1-1 on the week, final game rescheduled

Women’s soccer goes 1-1 on the week, final game rescheduled

Written By Mason Strawn November 4, 2020

The women’s soccer team split their two games this week, defeating the University of Rio Grande Red Storm at home 2-0 and then losing to the Asbury University Eagles 2-0 at home on Senior Day while playing...

Women's soccer goes 1-1 for the week, prep for rest of busy October

Women’s soccer goes 1-1 for the week, prep for rest of busy October

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor October 14, 2020

Point Park’s very own women’s soccer team was able to defeat the Carlow University Celtics 4-3 in overtime this week on Tuesday, Oct. 6, but were defeated two days later on Thursday, Oct. 8 against...

President Hennigan announces retirement from university to take effect summer 2021 

Written By Jordyn Hronec and Amanda Andrews October 7, 2020

The Board of Trustees announced the retirement of President Paul Hennigan, effective in the summer of 2021, in an email to the university community on the morning of Monday, Oct. 5.  “I am honored...

Letter from the Editor: The disappointing downfall of a historic institution

Written By Jordyn Hronec, Editor-in-Chief September 23, 2020

The community that The Globe serves is quite small. This is especially apparent when our community is compared to the community served by other, professional news outlets—such as the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette,...

Mother of deceased Duquesne student on day 70 of hunger strike at the march to honor her son

Written By Virginia Garner, For The Globe September 16, 2020

“Mama Mama pray for me, why won’t the system let me be? Ain’t no use in looking down, ain’t no justice on the ground. There ain’t no crime in being brown.” The crowd sang on the morning...

Athletics prepares for full seasons despite COVID-19

Athletics prepares for full seasons despite COVID-19

Written By Luke Mongelli and Mason Strawn September 2, 2020

On Friday, August 14, all fall sports athletes returned to campus to begin training and practices for their respective upcoming seasons.  Point Park University, the River States Conference, and...

South Side begins bear hunts during quarantine

Written By Jared Murphy, News Photo Editor April 1, 2020

South Side residents started to put stuffed bears in their windows for children and families walking or driving by to enjoy during quarantine. Communities all over the country are participating in...

Bluebird Kitchen offers delightful fresh cuisine - at the cost of eating into your wallet

Bluebird Kitchen offers delightful fresh cuisine – at the cost of eating into your wallet

Written By Amanda Andrews, Co-Features/A&E Editor March 25, 2020

It can be easy as a student to fall into the rhythm of visiting the same fast-food restaurants in Market Square—Chipotle, Noodles and Company, Starbucks. However, if you’re looking for a change in...

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