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Grades are limiting our ability to learn

Written By Amanda Andrews, Editor-in-Chief December 8, 2021

Finals are just around the corner, and there’s probably only one thing on your mind right now: grades. Usually, a final carries at least a 20% weight in a class, which means it is very important not...

Starpower of ‘Red Notice’ isn’t enough to make it a decent film

Written By Amanda Andrews, Editor-in-Chief December 8, 2021
However, as many critics have pointed out, even though “Red Notice” drew in viewers and is a financial success for the company, the end product itself can hardly be called a cinematic triumph.

Globe’s Point: Ethics in journalism goes beyond what’s on paper

December 8, 2021

We are living in an era where public skepticism of journalism increases daily. Every time there is a new scandal publicized about a newsroom, there are more people who become doubtful of journalism as...

Point Park should be doing more for Hanukkah

Written By Rachel Ross, Co-Opinions Editor December 8, 2021

I come from a mixed religious household. Growing up, I experienced a blend of Catholic traditions from my mom’s side and Jewish ones from my dad’s side. Every holiday season has always seen us unpacking...

Men’s basketball falls to IU East on the road

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor December 8, 2021
The men’s basketball team came out strong but weren’t able to keep the momentum up against River States Conference (RSC) rival Indiana University East on Thursday, Nov. 2, falling to the Red Wolves 92-87.

Tracking New Music Releases with Zac Wittman: Arca, Failure, GAS, Mach-Hommy, Kadavar & Elder

Written By Zachary Wittman, Music Columnist December 8, 2021
Christmas came early with many surprise album releases across a wide variety of genres this week. With less than a month left, 2021 shows no sign of slowing down when it comes to spectacular releases.
Members of the Dream Start Foundation standing in a line

Two alumni co-create new non-profit to help disadvantaged youth

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor December 8, 2021
Two Point Park alumni and current graduate students recently started a non-profit called the Dream Start Foundation, which is looking to support disadvantaged youth and neighborhoods in Pittsburgh.

Catching up With College Football: Pitt wins ACC Championship

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor December 8, 2021

Dec. 4, 2021 was the week of conference championships around college football. Some teams looked to punch their ticket to the college football playoff, and others were looking to find their way to a new...

Gridiron Report: Steelers take down Ravens in nail-biter

Written By Anthony Cugini, Steelers Columnist December 8, 2021
The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 20-19 in their rivalry game on Sunday.

5 tips for taking care of yourself during finals week

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor December 8, 2021
Although preparing for finals and finishing up assignments is a stressful time, there are ways to make getting through it easier.

Pandemic impacts sports industry; athletics department, student athletes find ways fundraise

Written By Jonah Sommers, For The Globe December 8, 2021

Financial struggles still plague the Point Park athletic department under the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, athletics staff has led fundraising efforts to help shore up budget shortfalls. According...

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