Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Faculty members Marion Dixon, Ph.D., and Dora Ion, Ph.D., discuss how humanities and social sciences graduates of Point Park University are ready to enter many career fields upon graduation — from advocacy to local government to education to journalism.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Lauren Gerlowski — who graduated magna cum laude from Point Park University this past Saturday with bachelor’s degrees in both global cultural studies and dance — recently presented a research paper at the American Association of Geographers 2018 Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
Monday, May 11, 2015
"NRHC is a wonderful opportunity for students to expand on the knowledge they gain within their honors programs and to learn about the wide spectrum of research that fellow honors students are conducting," said Thaddeus Covaleski.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Undergraduate students majoring in behavioral science, English/Creative writing, global cultural studies, intelligence and national security, psychology and more came together to present their research and readings at the Sixth Annual Humanities and Human Sciences Symposium.
Friday, February 27, 2015
The Third Annual Storytelling and Human Rights Symposium focused on the marginalization of human rights by examining the issue through a variety of disciplines including psychology, humanities, journalism and the arts.
Friday, December 19, 2014
Point Park University students who conducted research this fall got the opportunity to present their work Dec. 6 at the Seventh Annual Undergraduate Research Conference held on campus.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Point Park Professor Helen Fallon and Honors Program students played a major role in the planning of the annual Northeast Regional Honors Council conference, held April 3-6 in Niagara Falls, N.Y.
Monday, October 28, 2013
The Prague Writers' Festival, an international gathering of writers, poets, historians and journalists, took place in the United States for the first time ever - and it was hosted by Point Park University.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Robert Ross, Ph.D., is a geographer whose teaching and research interests center on the geographies of capitalism. His areas of specialty include the Middle East and North America.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Social activist and best-selling author of Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001), Barbara Ehrenreich will be the featured speaker at this year's global cultural studies public speakers' series event at Point Park University.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Emily Petsko, a senior from Fredericktown, Pa., double majoring in global cultural studies and print journalism, is the 2012 winner of the Bob Fryer Scholarship from The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania.