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11/6/2017 Diversity & Inclusion Panel Discussion Features HR Professionals from City of Pittsburgh, PPG
The event was hosted on campus by Point Park University’s Student Human Resource Association, Black Student Union and Honors Student Organization.
7/13/2017 Honors Program Students Recognized for Outstanding Achievement
Point Park University's Honors Program recognizes honors students who have earned outstanding grades while maintaining active involvement in the program’s activities with Book Awards.
5/16/2017 A Social Summer: SAEM Student Interning for Love Social Media in Pittsburgh
Meet Megan Thorpe, a junior sports, arts and entertainment management major and social media intern for Love Social Media.
5/8/2017 Point Park Students Host, Present at Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference
Students presented research related to the theme "Bridging the Divide," and led a "City as Text" exploration, which provided conference attendees a chance to visit Pittsburgh's neighborhoods.
1/9/2017 Honors Program Students Pay it Forward Through On-Campus Volunteer Activities
During the fall semester students sponsored "Pink Feet," a series of events to increase awareness and raise money for breast cancer research — specifically for Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh — raising $1,200.
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.
11/11/2016 Students Present at Honors Conference
Tim Grebeck, Nicki Jones, Sarah Martin and Professor Helen Fallon traveled to Seattle for the conference.
8/26/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Carrie Reale, Public Relations & Advertising Major
"I'd much rather get to go out and get real experiences than sit in a classroom for four years, and Point Park gives me that opportunity."
2/3/2016 Global Cultural Studies Alumna Chosen for PULSE Pittsburgh Fellowship
Meet Casy Stelitano, 2014 global cultural studies alumna and program coordinator for Pittsburghers for Public Transit.
1/26/2016 Students Encouraged at Martin Luther King Jr. Day Luncheon to Pave the Way for Social Justice
Rep. Jake Wheatley Jr. encouraged students to lead change and strive for social justice.
12/8/2015 Internship Profile: Kariann Mano, Marketing and Community Affairs, Carnegie Science Center
"At my internship, I’m usually working on writing a news release, checking social media or working on market research," said Mano.
7/2/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Journalism Major Kristin Snapp
Learn what junior journalism major Kristin Snapp loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh.
6/1/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Sports, Arts and Entertainment Management Major Derek Brough
Learn what Sports, Arts and Entertainment Management major Derek Brough loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
5/11/2015 Professor and Students Attend Honors Conference
Helen Fallon and students planned and presented at the Northeast Regional Conference.
5/5/2015 Student Emily Brak Awarded Women's Press Club Scholarship
"Receiving this award is such an honor. It is amazing to think that I have received an award from an organization that has been around since 1891," said Brak.
1/30/2015 Alumna Lands Job as Content Marketing Manager at Insight Marketing Solutions
"Point Park offers a smorgasbord of opportunities for students to really make an impact within the community. If you take advantage of them, you’ll be inspired and grow," Richelle Szypulski.
1/23/2015 Students Hear Civil Rights Stories from Seniors in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Honors Student Organization traveled to Homewood Senior Center to learn about what life was like in Pittsburgh during the Civil Rights Movement — directly from people who experienced it.
12/22/2014 Honors Students Organize Holiday Toy Drive
Students raised $250, collected toys and made 24 gift bags for the Alliance Toy Drive.
11/26/2014 Honors Students Attend National Conference
Students and faculty presented at the conference in Denver, Colo.
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.
6/17/2014 Secondary Education/English Alumnus is a Teacher at Oakland Catholic High School
Alumnus Jonathan MacDonald talks about why he chose to pursue a career in education and his deciding factors for selecting Point Park.
4/25/2014 Public Relations and Advertising Major Interns at the Heinz History Center
"I truly feel that I am gaining real-world experience at my internship, from attending press conferences to participating in planning meetings," said Katelyn Howard.
4/16/2014 Honors Program Students and Professor Plan Annual Conference, Present Work
Helen Fallon and Honors Program students helped to plan the event for more than 550 attendees.
4/10/2014 2012 Alumna Adelyn Biedenbach is a Digital Media Coordinator for the Florida Panthers
Biedenbach - who earned a B.A. in journalism - assists with the team's social media strategy, digital content creation and assistance with public relations and game day duties.
3/20/2014 Storytelling & Human Rights Symposium planned for Friday, March 21
Public workshop on free speech features City of Asylum co-founder Henry Reese and other local speakers.
2/4/2014 Students Observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Activities included a Leadership Luncheon, trip to The Union Project and discussion about King's "Beyond Vietnam" speech.

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