Get Career-Ready with: Haze Basped '26, Psychology Major and Behavioral Sciences Minor Student Profile
Photo by Nadia Jones '25
Meet Haze Basped '26
- Behavioral Sciences
- College Activities
- Black Student Union, Point Park Track & Field, Campus Activities Board
- Las Vegas, Nev.
- High School
- Delta Academy
- Now Living In
- Pittsburgh, Pa.
- Dream Job
- Hobbies & Interests
I love making TikToks and taking pictures.
"Point Park is more than just an educational institution; it's a community. Its small size ensures everyone knows you, and the diverse student body ensures you'll find your people, making lifelong friendships along the way."
Why did you choose Point Park University’s psychology program?
Point Park’s psychology program felt distinctively unique. It isn't just the usual academic routine; they offer a holistic, humanistic approach that resonates with me. The curriculum seemed more comprehensive than other universities, making it an easy choice.
Which faculty members have had a significant impact on you?
Dr. Tricia Brown has been particularly influential. Her psychology classes aren't just about learning; they're about understanding and growing. She continuously pushes boundaries, making every lesson memorable.
How is your degree program helping you become career-ready?
Beyond just academic knowledge, Point Park emphasizes practical skills and real-world applications. The psychology program is designed to prepare us not just for exams, but for the challenges we'll face in our careers.
@pointparku Come along with Psychology major and Behavioral Sciences minor Haze Basped '26 as she takes us into a day in her life of being on the Track & Field team, to a Campus Activity Board meeting and more! 👏 🤩 #GRWM #GetReadyWithMe #PointParkUniversity #PointParkU ♬ 1901 - Phoenix
What are some of the activities you have been involved in on campus?
From running with the track team to being part of the Black Student Union community, my campus life is rich and fulfilling. Working as an administrative coordinator for Campus Activities Board has given me insights into event planning, making every campus event even more special.
What do you like about living and learning in Downtown Pittsburgh?
Living in Downtown Pittsburgh is an exciting experience. The city is bustling with opportunities, cultural events and a vibrant community. It's been a mix of learning, fun and personal growth.
How would you describe the community at Point Park?
The Point Park community is genuinely close-knit. There's an ever-present sense of belonging, where everyone, regardless of their background, finds a place and feels at home.
Why would you recommend Point Park to a prospective student?
Point Park is more than just an educational institution; it's a community. Its small size ensures everyone knows you, and the diverse student body ensures you'll find your people, making lifelong friendships along the way.