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Fall 2017 Staff

Alexander Popichak


Alexander Popichak is the editor-in-chief of the Globe. He is humbled to have served during the Globe's 50th anniversary celebration this past spring. Fall 2017 marks his fifth semester on the Globe staff and has been involved...

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Emily Bennett


Editor-Elect Emily Bennett began writing for The Globe in her first semester on campus. She served for two semesters as the Globe's co-copy desk chief. The junior journalism major is involved on campus also as the president of...

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Allison Schubert

Copy Editor

Allison Schubert is in her second semester as a copy editor for the Globe. Schubert also works as a crew member on several of media partner U-View's shows.

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Lauren Ortego

Co-Copy Desk Chief

Lauren Ortego is in her second semester as co-copy desk chief at the Globe. Previously, Ortego was a copy editor at the Globe.

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Carley Bonk

Co-Features Editor

Carley Bonk is in her first semester as a Features Editor for the Globe. This marks her second semester on editorial staff, and third semester with the Globe. Previously, Bonk was a copy editor and a contributing staff writer.

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Robert Berger

Co-News Editor

Robert Berger is in his first semester as a news editor with the Globe. The junior multimedia major served last semester as co-sports editor. Prior to being on editorial staff, Robert had contributed photography and stories to...

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Kayla Novak

Copy Editor

Kayla Novak is a senior in her sixth semester as a copy editor with the Globe. Elsewhere on campus, Novak co-hosts the K-Day radio show with the Globe's media partner WPPJ.

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Sarah Pais

Copy Editor

Sarah Pais is a freshman journalism major and copy editor in her first semester at the Globe.

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Nikole Kost

Photo Editor

Nikole Kost is in her second semester as a Globe photography editor. Previously, she worked with the features section and was a regular photography contributor.

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Kelsey Wolfe

Copy Editor

Kelsey Wolfe is in her second semester as a copy editor with the Globe. Prior to that, she was a contributing staff writer.

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Jordan Slobodinsky

Co-Opinions Editor

Jordan Slobodinsky is in his second semester as co-opinions editor and in his third semester overall at the Globe. Before the junior journalism major's move to the opinions desk, Slobodinsky served as a copy editor.

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Michael Richter

Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor

Arts and Entertainment Section Editor Michael Richter is in his fifth semester with the Globe. The junior journalism major previously served as the Globe's news editor and was co-sports director for three semesters.

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Kayla Snyder

Copy Desk Chief

Kayla Snyder is in her third semester with the Globe and joined the Globe staff as a copy editor on day one. She now serves as one of the Globe's copy-desk chiefs. In addition, Snyder also is the co-host of a weekly two-hour...

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Nicole Pampena

Co-News Editor

Nicole Pampena is in her third semester at the Globe, joining the Globe staff as a copy editor on day one. Previously serving as a features editor, Pampena is now a news editor with the Globe.

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Beth Turnbull

Co-Opinions Editor

Beth Turnbull is in her fourth semester with the Globe, now serving as one of the Globe's Co-Opinions Editors. Turnbull previously was a copy editor with the Globe. The junior mass communication major is also a mentor and the...

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Gracey Evans

Photo Editor

After shooting for the Globe during her freshman year, Gracey Evans joined the Globe's editorial staff at the start of her sophomore year as the sports photo editor. Fall marks Evans' fourth semester with the editorial staff as...

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Josh Croup

Co-Sports Editor

Josh Croup again returns to the sports desk as co-sports editor after serving during the 2016 calendar year as editor-in-chief. Josh has covered a wide variety of news stories at Point Park University from a professor's resignation to...

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Matt Petras

Co-Features Editor

Senior journalism major Matt Petras returns the the Globe after a semester hiatus to serve as features editor. This marks his fourth semester on the Globe staff and previously served as co-news editor and sports editor. Matt has...

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