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The seniors alongside their families at Senior Day and before their game against West Virginia Tech

Softball seniors reflect on their time at Point Park

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 21, 2022

The Point Park softball team has five seniors this season and each player has put their heart and soul into the sport. The seniors came from different high schools and backgrounds, but all five played...

Class of 2022 Senior Reflections: Farewell Point Park

April 20, 2022

Amanda Andrews, Editor-in-Chief A blinking cursor and a blank document have tormented me the last few days. I have written, and rewritten, drafts of this reflection many times over, never feeling satisfied...

Matt Pascal paddling on Slippery Rock Creek in McConnells Mill State Park

Matt Pascal talks about how he qualified for the Kayaking World Championships

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 20, 2022

Teachers have various ways of commuting to work. Professors drive their car, catch an uber or take the bus. However, Dr. Matt Pascal did the unthinkable and kayaked to work one day during finals week last...

Baseball sweeps RSC rival Midway in dominant fashion, continue road stand on Wednesday

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor April 20, 2022

The baseball team came out in dominant fashion this weekend against River State Conference (RSC) rival Midway University this weekend, sweeping the Eagles in a three game series. After a lost series to...

Tracking New Music Releases with Zac Wittman: Kurt Vile, Prince Daddy & The Hyena, Silvana Estrada, Soul Glo, Foxtails

Written By Zachary Wittman, Music Columnist April 20, 2022
My final week of reviews has finally arrived, and the new releases are somewhat thin. Last week and next week house all of the high profile releases, so I decided to cover a few new releases as well as go back to round up a few I missed earlier in the year.

Pioneer Records shows off student talent at release show

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor April 20, 2022
Students showcased their musical talents last Wednesday at Pioneer Records’ Release Show. The 2022 Release Show took place at The Club at Stage AE and featured performances by Cesca Violet, Tupelo and The Kill Caesar Club.

Seniors reflect with coming graduation

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor April 20, 2022
Reflections. That’s the theme of these last few days of the semester as seniors think back on their experiences and time on campus. After some time at Point Park, the graduating Class of 2022 is getting ready to wander through Village Park for the last time.

Globe’s Point: Enjoy the rest of the semester

April 20, 2022

Well Pioneers, we’re here. This is our last Globe’s Point of the semester, and, like many of you, we’re excited and ready to be wrapping things up. At the same time, however, we’d like to remind...

Reflecting on the end of freshman year

Written By Maegan Fewell, Staff Writer April 13, 2022

When people tell you college goes by quickly, they are not joking. I am approaching the end of my freshman year with only two weeks left in the semester, and it honestly baffles me every time I think about...

5 tips to make it through finals week

Written By Kylie Thomas, Co-Features/A&E Editor April 13, 2022
With the end of the semester quickly approaching, finals week is just a week and a half away — a time when some students stress out and burn out due to the pressure of finals week.
Jada Simon pitching for the Pioneers at Fairhaven Park

Softball player Jada Simon speaks on her time as an athlete at Point Park University

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 13, 2022
In 2020, junior pitcher Jada Simon got her first taste of Pioneer baseball and returned home to Pittsburgh. Simon is an ace pitcher for the team, but transferring from Fairmont State and back to Point Park was quite the journey.
The Pioneers have enjoyed a succesful season so far, including a sweep of Fisher. They are not done yet though, with 16 more games to go to their season.

Baseball sweeps Fisher College, lose 2 out of 3 to ranked IU Southeast

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor April 13, 2022
The men’s baseball team took on NAIA Fisher College and River State Conference (RSC) rival Indiana University Southeast this week. The Pioneers swept Fisher College in a doubleheader on Monday, April 4 at home, while only being able to take one of three against IU Southeast on the road on Sunday, April 10 and Monday, April 11. The Pioneers now stand at 24-9 on the season, with a 12-3 record in conference play, good enough for second place in the RSC, just behind IU Southeast who now overtakes them for first.
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