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9/28/2017 Managing and Marketing Music Artists: SAEM Grad Thriving in Arts Management Field
Meet Carissa Atkinson, 2015 SAEM alumna, founder/artist manager for Creative Direction Artist Management and marketing director for River City Brass Band.
6/22/2017 Focused on Fashion in Pittsburgh: SAEM Alumna is the Founder of Style412 Discussion Series
Meet Elysia Purnell, business development associate for Wall-to-Wall Studios and founder of Style412.
5/30/2017 Chase and the Barons Win Hard Rock Battle of the Bands Pittsburgh Contest
Pioneer Records' newest band will go on to compete in the Hard Rock Rising regional contest.
5/23/2017 #PittsburghMe: Meet Alexandra Gradwell, SAEM Major & Washington Wild Things Summer Intern
"Find yourself in college. Do what makes you happy and take advantage of all the opportunities at your fingertips. The sky is the limit!"
5/2/2017 Criminal Justice Club Honors Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert
Schubert earned both of his degrees from Point Park University.
2/7/2017 Confluence Psychology Alliance Marks 10 Years Collecting Coats for City's Homeless
Blankets, coats, hygiene products and more were collected and packaged Jan. 31 for homeless individuals in the Pittsburgh area.
1/20/2017 #PittsburghMe: Meet Daniel Kelly, Cinema Production major from Texas
"I would say to live on campus for at least your first year. It’s a great way to get to know and network with other students. It will help you get the most out of your college experience."
12/16/2016 Criminal Justice Club Shows Appreciation for Pittsburgh Police Officers
The club hosted a “Cakes for Cops” event, visiting several Pittsburgh Police Zones throughout the city.
12/13/2016 Ed.D. Students Engage in Diversity Discussion Led By World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh
The event addressed challenges faced by immigrant and international communities in Pittsburgh, especially women, and ways the larger community can promote a more welcoming environment.
12/12/2016 Political Science Graduate Lands Competitive Fellowship with Coro Pittsburgh
Meet Laier-Rayshon Smith, a 2015 political science alumnus in Fellow in Public Affairs for Coro Pittsburgh.
12/8/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Jacob Bergey, Broadcast Production Major
"Take advantage of all aspects of the city. Don’t spend all of your time studying or watching Netflix in your room. Get out once in a while."
12/6/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Lauren Joseph, Public Relations and Advertising Major
"I have worked extremely hard to build relationships, gain professional experience, and to make fun memories while at Point Park."
12/2/2016 President Hennigan Signs Final Beam for New Pittsburgh Playhouse
"For the first time in 50 years, Point Park's entire physical campus will be in Downtown Pittsburgh," Hennigan said.
10/27/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Meredith Kubic, Global Cultural Studies Major
"There is so much opportunity and adventure in Pittsburgh that I would never be able to find in my hometown."
10/19/2016 Meet Anna Goforth, Biology Major and Soccer Player from the West Coast
"I've been lucky to have some really amazing professors through my major. I'm often astounded by the level of care they have for their students and for our learning.
9/29/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Benjamin Jackson, Cinema Production Major
"No other film school that I looked at came close to the personal, experienced-based approach that Point Park offers."
9/26/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Josh Williams, History Major from England
"Having connections here made the transition easy and affirmed that Point Park was the right choice for me."
9/20/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Elise Dorsey, Musical Theatre Major
"I've already grown so much in my short time here, and I'm ready expand my knowledge further. Being able to take each bit of criticism and apply it to my development as a professional person/performer is very important to me."
9/2/2016 Criminal Justice Administration Program Hosts Symposium to Showcase Grad Student Research
Master of Science in criminal justice administration students presented research Aug. 20 on a variety of criminal justice related issues.
8/12/2016 #PointParkWorks: Meet Celina DiPietro, IT Major and Co-Op Employee for Data Analytics Company
DiPietro is a data scientist co-op student employee for the Pittsburgh company, Othot.
8/10/2016 SAEM Major Gains Experience Working in Live Entertainment Management this Summer
Meet Molly Knepper, a transfer SAEM student who worked for Fearless Records, the Vans Warped Tour, Adventures in Wonderland and more this summer.
6/27/2016 Economics and Finance Alumnus Leads Group Claims Team at Cigna
Meet Kyle Lucot, a 2011 economics and finance graduate and former Pioneers baseball player.
6/3/2016 SAEM Students and Alumni Work at Beyoncé Concert
Several Point Park students and alumni had the opportunity to work in VIP, production running and floor seating.
5/24/2016 SAEM Student Profile: Sean Dillon, Media Relations Intern for the Penguins
Meet Sean Dillon, senior sports, arts and entertainment management major from North Allegheny Senior High School.
4/8/2016 Professor Named Vice Chair of PA Judiciary Education Board
Nathan Firestone, J.D., professor of political science, was appointed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
4/4/2016 People of Point Park: Carmella Salem, '93 has seen it all from behind the bar
Theater Arts alumna Carmella Salem,' 93, found her second act behind the bar of her own gastropub on Pittsburgh's South Side.
2/23/2016 International Faculty Come to Point Park From Around the Globe
Meet Point Park's faculty who hail from various countries around the world.
2/14/2016 Celebrating Valentine's Day: Love Stories from Campus
Alumni couples share stories of how they met as students at Point Park University.
10/29/2015 Pittsburgh Marketing Professionals Give Business Students Career Insight and Advice
Five Pittsburgh marketing management professionals led a panel discussion about careers in Chris Lovett’s Advanced Marketing Management class Oct. 23.
10/27/2015 Professor Mulvihill Serves as Panelist at Pittsburgh Leadership Conference
Patrick Mulvihill led panel discussions on "Prepping for a Position of Power" and "Smart People Take Smart Risks."
10/22/2015 Jewish Healthcare Fellowship Helps M.B.A. Student Expand Knowledge of Health Policy
Meet Monet R. Miller, a Point Park M.B.A. student who recently completed a fellowship with the Jewish Healthcare Foundation.
10/20/2015 2015 Grad Combines Education, Business Studies for Rewarding Career in Financial Services
Meet Katelyn Cordido Reese, an instructional studies alumna and financial professional/agent for New York Life.
10/12/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Christine Manganas, Journalism Major
10/5/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Wesley Ehle, Acting Major
Learn what acting major Wesley Ehle loves about living and learning in Downtown PIttsburgh.
9/28/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Thria Devlin, Broadcast Reporting Major
Learn what broadcasting major Thria Devlin loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh.
9/21/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Alexa Kennedy, Creative Writing and English Major
Learn what creative writing and english major Alexa Kennedy loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
9/8/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Broadcast Reporting Major Blaine King
Learn what broadcast reporting major Blaine King loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh.
7/27/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Dance Major Andrew McShea
Learn what dance major Andrew McShea loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh
6/29/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Acting Major Eva Espey
Learn what acting major Eva Espey loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh.
6/3/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Acting Major Angela D'Occhio
Learn what acting major Angela D'Occhio loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
5/18/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Ali Chain, Dance Major
Learn what Senior Dance major Ali Chain loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
5/14/2015 Point Park students give back to Pittsburgh with day of volunteer work
More than 150 students volunteered their time for the fifth annual Pioneer Community Day.
4/27/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Michelle Iglesias, Acting Major
Learn what Sophomore Acting major Michelle Iglesias loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
4/20/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Caroline Loeser, Dance Major
Learn what Junior Dance major Caroline Loeser loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
4/15/2015 Students' Films to Screen at Shot for Shot Festival
Seven of the 10 films screening are created by Point Park students.
2/27/2015 At 'Yinzer Party,' Point Park students get a taste of Dahntahn Pittsburgh
From Penguins tickets to hometown pizza to 412 Bingo, the focus was all about Pittsburgh as a great city for attending college.
11/5/2014 Pirohi 101: City-University Life Class Explores Food and Culture in Pittsburgh
Students learn how to make homeade pirohi at St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church and enjoyed a tour of Pittsburgh's Strip District.
9/18/2014 Walking Tour Educates Point Park Freshmen about the History of Downtown Pittsburgh
Students in the new City-University Life course explored Downtown Pittsburgh's rich history firsthand during a walking tour through the city.
9/5/2014 University-Produced Reality Series "The Chair" Debuts in Pittsburgh
Students, alumni and faculty lined the red carpet at SouthSide Works Cinema on Sept. 4 for the world premiere of "The Chair."
8/26/2014 New Honors Students Explore and Spruce Up Downtown Pittsburgh for Day of Service
Teaming up with Friends of the Riverfront, honors students spent the day picking up litter and mulching/weeding trees in Downtown Pittsburgh.
4/18/2014 Point Park students lead volunteer project in and around Downtown Pittsburgh
This year's Pioneer Community Day drew a record 164 volunteers helping out with various tasks for nonprofit organizations near campus.
12/11/2013 SAEM Department Welcomes Former Pirates Owner Kevin McClatchy to Campus
McClatchy recently made his first appearance on a college campus, speaking to students at Point Park University.
12/3/2013 Internship Profile: Meet Animation Major Kaitlyn Colhouer, Animal Inc.
Meet Kaitlyn Colhouer, a junior majoring in animation and visual effects. Her experience in the animation program has always been engaging and fun, and has helped her realize where she wants to go in her career as an artist.
11/21/2013 CITY Connections Program Receives Grant, Students Serve as Mentors
CITY Connections at Point Park University recently received a $15,000 grant from the Trustees of Massey Charitable Trust to add research and one-on-one mentoring to the program.
10/31/2013 Former Pittsburgh Pirates owner Kevin McClatchy Speaking at Point Park on Nov. 6
In his first appearance on a university campus, McClatchy will speak to students about the business of sports and his experiences owning the Pittsburgh Pirates and helping to establish PNC Park.
10/17/2013 Point Park Alumni Launch Loose Cannon Creative, a Multimedia Company
Cristin Goss and Mike DiGuglielmo earned their M.A. in journalism and mass communication in 2012, and Jonathan DeCarlo earned his B.A. in cinema production in 2009.
5/6/2013 Science Majors Participate in Tree Planting Event on Sycamore Island
A group of Point Park students recently helped plant 300 trees and shrubs on Sycamore Island, located just outside of Pittsburgh on the Allegheny River.

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