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10/18/2017 SAEM Students Work at Thrival Festival and The Price is Right Show in Pittsburgh
Point Park SAEM majors continue to connect with real-world opportunities to work in live entertainment management.
9/15/2017 Working for the NFL: SAEM Alumnus Captures Plays for the Philadelphia Eagles
Meet David Wilson, 2012 SAEM graduate and instant replay technician for the Philadelphia Eagles.
9/11/2017 Transfer Sports, Arts and Entertainment Student Releases Country Music Album
Meet Kelsey Roche, singer/songwriter and SAEM student.
8/24/2017 Point Park University Welcoming One of Its Largest Incoming Classes this Fall
More than 850 U.S. and international freshmen and transfer students are enrolled at Point Park for the fall.
7/5/2017 Business Management Graduate Manages 43 Dunkin’ Donuts Throughout Pittsburgh Area
Meet Chelsea Halker, marketing and guest services manager for Heartland Restaurant Group.
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.
6/21/2017 Francesca Fronzaglio Receives Media Association of Pittsburgh Scholarship
"To be recognized for my hard work makes being a broadcast reporting student extremely worth it," she said.
6/20/2017 HR Management Major Lands Summer Internship With Great Lakes Behavioral Research Institute
Meet transfer student and human resources intern Lauren Androstic.
6/6/2017 #PittsburghMe: Meet Bobby Bertha, Broadcast Production Major and New USG President
"Once I got involved with USG I saw how much good it does for the student body and the University. Now that I’ve been elected as President, I look forward helping the student body in any way I can."
6/1/2017 Photojournalism Program Equips Alumnus with Skills to Excel in the Real World
I design brochures, fliers and marketing collateral. I am also the in-house photographer and videographer. I was a good fit for this role because I was a well-rounded candidate with photography, writing and design skills.
5/23/2017 #PointParkWorks: HR Major Completing Co-Op With Business Software Company
Meet Devon Tate, a human resource management student doing a procurement co-op with SAP Ariba in Pittsburgh.
5/9/2017 #PittsburghMe: Katie Malone, Human Resource Management Major
"My best advice would be to get as involved as possible and enjoy every minute of your time at Point Park, because it goes by so fast!"
4/12/2017 #PointParkWorks: Accounting, IT Double Major Lands Co-Op With Audit Firm in Philadelphia
Meet Darnita Holmes, Point Park accounting and information technology double major and lead tax co-op intern for RSM US LLP in Philadelphia.
3/10/2017 Six Point Park Graduates Land Positions With Online Event Ticketing Company ShowClix
Meet Point Park alumni and ShowClix employees Stephanie Driscoll, David Kennedy, Amy Kline, Jessica Merritt, Clayton Stasenko and Ally Zrowka.
2/22/2017 #PittsburghMe: Meet Isabel Hunter, Intelligence and National Security major from London
"Most importantly, I've learned that if I want something, I have to work hard for it."
1/31/2017 Cranberry Township Administrator Chooses Fully Online Public Administration Program
Meet Jeff Gooch, desktop administrator and volunteer fire captain for Cranberry Township, Pa.
1/24/2017 SAEM Alumna in Atlanta Promoted to Corporate Sales and Events Supervisor
Meet April (Weber) Upplegger, SAEM 2011 graduate and corporate sales and events supervisor for Slingshot Entertainment.
1/10/2017 Laying Down Roots in Nashville: SAEM Alumna Begins Career in the Music Industry
Meet Brianna Joyce, account assistant for Flood, Bumstead, McCready and McCarthy Inc.
12/15/2016 Creative Writing Student’s Nonfiction Essay Published in Online Literary Magazine
Holly Spencer is featured in the Fall 2016 issue of Jet Fuel Review for her nonfiction essay, “Stuck."
10/28/2016 Student Spotlight: "The Shuffler," Funeral Services Major
Meet "The Shuffler," also known as "Mr. Shuffles" or just "Shuffles."
10/7/2016 HR Major Gaining Work Experience in the Field With Pittsburgh Human Resources Association
Meet Katherine Miller, a senior human resource management major, transfer student and administrative assistant for PHRA.
9/20/2016 Student Spotlight: Meet Photojournalism Major Shayna Mendez from Kingston, Jamaica
"What I've enjoyed the most about my college experience at Point Park is how easy it was for me to get involved and to get to know people," said Mendez.
9/19/2016 Caribbean Student Chose Point Park for its Downtown Location and Career Opportunities
Andre Bennett from Jamaica is an accounting major and track and field and cross country athlete at Point Park.
9/1/2016 Advice to the Class of 2020 at Convocation: Set Goals, Get to Know Faculty, Classmates and the Community
Members of the Point Park community offered advice to help guide the Class of 2020 on their new path as college students.
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.
8/1/2016 SAEM Student Transfers Passion for Running Into Special Events Summer Internship
Meet Emily Maxwell, a senior sports, arts and entertainment management and special events intern for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
7/21/2016 Arts Management Classes, SAEM Faculty Help Lead Alumna to Position With Lincoln Center
Meet Rachel Winkler, 2014 SAEM graduate and development operations assistant for the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
7/21/2016 Transfer Student Neil Strebig is an Editorial Intern for Pittsburgh Magazine
"All of the professors at Point Park have done an excellent job preparing me for work in a real-world environment," said journalism major Neil Strebig.
7/18/2016 Students Tour iHeartMedia, August Wilson Center and More at SAEM High School Workshop
The annual All-Access SAEM High School Summer Workshop once again immersed students into the real-world business operations of the sports, arts and entertainment industries.
7/12/2016 ACAP Exposes High School Students to Accounting Careers and Professionals
Twenty-two students from 16 high schools spent the week at Point Park for the University’s Fourth Annual Accounting Career Awareness Program.
6/30/2016 Bosnia Native, Business Management and M.B.A. Alumna is a Vice President at BNY Mellon
Meet Amela Burlovic, data governance officer and vice president at BNY Mellon.
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.
6/27/2016 Criminal Justice Major Interning for Pittsburgh Department of City Planning this Summer
Meet Michael Hansom, a senior criminal justice student and American Disabilities Act compliance intern for the Pittsburgh Department of City Planning.
5/24/2016 Point Park Students Awarded Scholarships from the Pittsburgh NAACP
Blaine King, Rikkilee Rose, Sonya Rudolph and Maricca Spencer were honored May 5 at an awards dinner.
5/19/2016 Deputy Fire Chief, Public Administration Grad Accepted Into National Fire Academy Program
Meet Mathew Davis, a 2014 public administration alumnus and deputy fire chief and emergency management coordinator for Dormont Fire Department.
5/11/2016 SAEM Alum is a Marketing and Content Strategy Manager by Day, Pittsburgh Comedian By Night
Meet Frank McDade, a 2008 sports, arts and entertainment management alumnus, marketing and content strategy manager for PwC Experience Center and local comedian.
4/26/2016 Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Students Inducted Into Alpha Phi Sigma Honor Society
“The students inducted represent not only exemplary academic achievement but also a strong commitment to the criminal justice profession and service to society,” remarked Richard Linzer, J.D.
4/22/2016 Faculty Member Helped 2015 Alumnus Launch His Information Technology Career
Meet Jonathan Grzandziel, 2015 information technology alumnus and business analyst for PITT OHIO.
4/11/2016 People of Point Park: April Yanko, '16 found her voice and her magic
April Yanko's, '16 creative academic combination of acting, PR, and advertising is a perfect career prep mix to help launch her dream of creating and acting in animated features.
4/11/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Don Noel Ranasinghe, Broadcast Production Major and U-View Programming Director
Learn what broadcast production and media management major Don Noel Ranasinghe loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
4/4/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Ula Koczkodaj, SAEM Major and Soccer Player From Poland
Learn what sports, arts and entertainment management major Ula Koczkodaj loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
3/24/2016 History and Honors Programs Host “Wonder Women of World War II” Veterans Event
Students heard inspiring stories from three female veterans at this on-campus event, hosted by the history department and Honors program.
2/16/2016 HR Management Grad Profile: Chad Sanders, Information Technology Recruiter
Meet Chad Sanders, 2015 human resource management graduate and IT recruiter for Synergy Staffing, Inc.
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.
2/8/2016 #PittsburghMe: Meet Hunter Dimmick, Business Management Major
Learn what Business Management major Hunter Dimmick loves about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh.
1/12/2016 Students Connect with Employers for Internships, Jobs at Baseball Winter Meetings
Held in Nashville, Tenn., students attended a job fair with employers seeking interns, part-time and full-time employees for more than 400 positions.
12/22/2015 Transfer Student Designs Wigs, Makeup, Special Effects Prosthetics for 'Into the Woods'
"I really do love everything about being a design major at Point Park; every day excites me! Being able to put what is in my head into an actual performance is both unreal and fascinating to me," said Dilla.
12/18/2015 Market Developer in Saudi Arabia is a Point Park M.B.A. and B.S. in Business Management Graduate
Meet Yasmin Elgendy, a native of Egypt and a 2013 business management and 2015 M.B.A. in global management and administration alumna.
12/7/2015 Criminal Justice Administration and English Alumnus is a Leader in Behavioral Health Care
Meet Rick Moody, clinical outpatient supervisor for Pittsburgh Mercy Behavioral Health/Trinity Healthcare.
11/17/2015 Accounting Students Earn Second and Third Place at Case Study Competition
Professor Gilfillan's auditing class earned top spots in the PIIA/PICPA Case Study Competition at Maher Duessel.
11/13/2015 Engineering Technology Classes Prepared 2015 Graduate to Work With Nuclear Submarines
Meet Chad Anderson, an electrical engineering technology alumnus and engineer for General Dynamics Electric Boat.
11/12/2015 Pittsburgh Pirates Execs Offer SAEM Students Advice on Internships, Networking, Careers
Pittsburgh Pirates leading media, marketing and sales executives led a symposium Oct. 27 at PNC Park.
11/4/2015 Creative Writing Alumna, West Coast Native is the Lifestyle Editor for LOCALpittsburgh
Meet Julianna Bagwell, a 2013 creative writing/English alumna and lifestyle editor for LOCALpittsburgh.
10/14/2015 Alumnus, Graduate Student Lands Dream Job as an English/Special Education Teacher
Meet Robert Michael, a 2014 secondary education English alumnus, curriculum and instruction graduate student and English/special education teacher at Moon Area High School.
10/9/2015 Criminal Justice Professor and Alumnus Brings 40 Years of Legal Experience to the Classroom
Meet Richard Linzer, J.D., interim director of the Master of Science in criminal justice administration program and visiting associate professor.
10/2/2015 People of Point Park: Peter Wentzel, '81 goes from dance to finance
Point Park alumnus, Peter Wentzel, '81, turned a degree in dance into a career in production finance for television and film.
9/30/2015 Internship Leads to Full-Time Job at Blender, Inc. for Alumna Katy Albert
"As a social media manager, I am the connection between a brand or company and their digital audience," said Albert.
9/23/2015 Award-Winning Marketing Specialist for the Rivers Casino is an SAEM Alumnus
Meet Robby Bell, a 2010 sports, arts and entertainment management alumnus who transferred to Point Park.
9/14/2015 #PittsburghMe: Meet Business Management Major Christian Moore
Learn what business management major Christian Moore loves about living and learning in Pittsburgh.
9/10/2015 Easier process for Community College of Beaver County students to continue at Point Park
New agreements streamline the path for CCBC students to pursue any of more than 80 undergraduate programs offered at Point Park.
9/2/2015 Psychology Transfer Student Gains Various Data, Contracts Experience Interning for GNC
Meet Brian Smith, a senior psychology major and transfer student interning for GNC in Downtown Pittsburgh.
9/2/2015 Transfer Student Gains Writing, Editing Experience During Internship at Tribune-Review
"I want to be a storyteller. I have always loved telling and listening to stories and that's why I love journalism," said Phillip Poupore, journalism major.
8/28/2015 SAEM Majors Gain Event Management Experience Interning for Live Nation
These students describe their experiences interning for Live Nation, how their SAEM classes prepared them, why they chose Point Park and their goals for the fall semester.
8/24/2015 SAEM 2015 Grad, Transfer Student Working for the Warhol Museum and Peony Entertainment
Meet Christine Schell, a 2015 sports, arts and entertainment management alumna and special events and social media associate.
8/19/2015 Career Development Center Helps Business Transfer Student Land Prudential Internship
Meet Ben Katz, a senior business management student and financial professional associate intern for Prudential.
8/17/2015 Point Park Experience Prepares Broadcast Student to Succeed at WQED Internship
Meet Aubrey Henken, a junior double majoring in broadcast reporting and broadcast production and media management.
7/13/2015 SAEM Alumna Graduated with E-Commerce Position Lined Up at Dick's Sporting Goods
Meet Victoria Blackburn, a 2015 SAEM alumna and e-commerce content coordinator for Dick's Sporting Goods.
7/10/2015 Broadcast Majors Gain Real-World Experience During Internship at Washington Wild Things
Blaine King and Don Noel Ranasinghe describe how this internship is providing real-world experience and helping them reach their career goals.
6/15/2015 SAEM Alumna, WQED Senior Account Executive Discusses Why She Transferred to Point Park
Melissa Redman earned a B.S. in sports, arts and entertainment management in 2008 and was a member of the Point Park women's soccer team.
2/26/2015 Student Transfers to Point Park for SAEM Program, Real-World Career Opportunities
Meet Mary Beth Cartier, a junior SAEM major and special events intern for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
7/9/2014 SAEM Student Gaining Events Management Experience at Phipps Conservatory
Alexandria Delancey is working as a part-time events assistant at Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh this summer.
6/11/2014 Criminal Justice and Intelligence Alumna an Investigator for City of Pittsburgh
Barbara Arroyo earned a B.S. in intelligence and national security in 2010 and a M.S. in criminal justice administration in 2011, both from Point Park.
8/21/2013 Electrical Engineering Technology Student Interns for Bayer Corporation
Meet William Schuk, a junior electrical engineering technology student from San Jose, Calif.
6/19/2013 Internationally Acclaimed Summer Dance Festival Selects SAEM Major for Internship
Meet Rachel Winkler, a sports, arts and entertainment management major interning with Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival this summer.
4/30/2013 Human Resource Management Alumna Lands Position with Reed Smith
Meet Rebekah Coley, a 2012 alumna of Point Park's human resource management program.
1/21/2013 Alumna Working for Palace Sports & Entertainment, Mentoring SAEM Students
Meet Mallory Schirr, a 2009 SAEM graduate and executive assistant for events & booking at Palace Sports & Entertainment.
11/14/2011 Funeral Service Major Interns at Medical Examiner’s Office
Lin Webb is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in funeral service from Point Park University.

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