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Globe’s Point: The university needs to better notify students of class action suit

September 13, 2023
Happy week three, Pioneers! As you can see, this week’s issue is a little different. We rarely run advertisements, let alone ones from the university. We want to explain a little more about the situation and give greater context to our newer readers.

Globe’s Point: School shootings need to stop

Content Warning: This article discusses mentions of gun violence.
September 6, 2023

Welcome back, Pioneers! Another new academic year is upon us. We hope you found some downtime in the midst of your summer commitments and are ready to take on the semester. It can be hard adjusting back...

Globe’s Point: We need off-campus crime alerts from Point Park Police

April 5, 2023
Happy April Pioneers — it’s week 12! We are finally in the last month of the semester which means the end is right around the corner.

Globe’s Point: Mid-March check-in

March 15, 2023
appy week nine, Pioneers! We hope you remembered to change your clocks this past weekend and that you are feeling some of that seasonal depression wearing off! It is hard to believe that the end of the semester is only a little over a month away. We are so close and we wish you luck for the rest of the semester. 

Globe’s Point: The importance of news during difficult situations

March 8, 2023
Welcome back from spring break, Pioneers! We hope all of you were able to rest and recharge a little for the remainder of the semester. We want to acknowledge that the start of the break was very difficult, to say the least, for the cast and crew of “Newsies.”

Globe’s Point: Good luck on midterms and enjoy spring break

February 22, 2023
Happy week seven, Pioneers! It is crazy to believe that we are already halfway through the spring semester and three quarters of the way through the academic year. You should be so incredibly proud of yourself and all the hard work that you have been doing. Put down this paper right now and give yourself a pat on the back. It is time to reward yourself this spring break.

Globe’s Point: Take care of your mental health.

February 15, 2023
Happy week six of classes and mid-February, Pioneers! We sincerely hope that this semester has been going well for you. This time of year can be really stressful with midterms looming and seasonal depression (gotta love the one mid-60s day, though!) — all on top of other stressors. To say that college is a lot would be an understatement, but we are here to let you know that you are strong, and we want to remind you to take care of yourself.

Globe’s Point: We need better communication and involvement from the university

February 8, 2023
Greetings, Pioneers! Happy week five of classes! What a wild ride this semester has already been. Remember to stop and check in on yourself psychically and mentally often.

Globe’s Point: Be mindful of the events of the past week

February 1, 2023
Happy week four of classes, Pioneers! It is hard to believe that we are already one month into the semester. We hope you are all doing well in your classes and well mentally. A new month can bring a little boost to all of us, putting the struggles of the past month behind us.

Globe’s Point: Stay safe and aware of your surroundings

January 25, 2023
Happy Wednesday, Pioneers! This week’s Globe’s Point is a little bit heavier than usual and includes discussion about gun violence.

Globe’s Point: Be patient with Canvas and bus passes

January 20, 2023

Happy second week of the spring semester, Pioneers! We hope your first week of classes went well and that you are excited for the semester, especially since we got some amazing news this past week.   As...

Globe’s Point: Happy Spring Semester, Pioneers!

January 11, 2023
Welcome back, Pioneers, and happy spring semester! We truly hope you all had a nice, relaxing winter break and are feeling ready and recharged for the new semester. Now that we are back, we wanted to wish everyone good luck and to remind you that what you are doing is important.
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