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  Point Park University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Point Park University is a liberal arts university located in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Point Park is located in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is situated about half a mile from Point State Park in the city's Golden Triangle.
Point Park University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Higher Education and approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
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 Point Park University names interim president as permanent successor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Trustees met yesterday to pick a successor to the decade-long campus leader, who informed Point Park in recent weeks that she would not be returning as president from a yearlong sabbatical that began in January.
He came to Point Park, a private university with a current enrollment of 3,400, in 2000 and served as vice president for finance and operations before being tapped as Dr. Henderson's temporary replacement.
Point Park has said it views the faculty as managerial employees not eligible for unionization, and it has filed a federal court challenge to the National Labor Relations Board's order that the school begin bargaining with the recently formed faculty union.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06200/706844-298.stm   (540 words)

  
 Employer Profile: Point Park University
Point Park University is an independent, co-educational university with an enrollment of approximately 3,400 students located in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh.
Point Park is an independent, co-educational University with an enrollment of approximately 3200 students located in the heart of the Golden Triangle in downtown Pittsburgh.
Point Park has many strong features that are shared with other small universities in the region--small classes, a caring faculty and staff, and a wide choice of majors.
chronicle.com /jobs/profiles/3210.htm?pg=i   (1382 words)

  
 gros point - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Point (geometry), an exact, fixed location; one of the basic building blocks of geometry.
Points are zero-dimensional: They have no length, width,...
Point (mathematics), the dot separating the whole number and fraction in a decimal number such as 2.36.
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 Park University: Cherry Point Campus
Park University specializes in high-quality educational services, delivered in innovative ways, that allow working adults and military service personnel to earn their college degree.
Park University will be a renowned international leader in providing innovative educational opportunities for students within the global society.
Excepting the foregoing restriction, Park will accept transfer credit toward degree requirements from institutions of higher learning accredited by the six regional accrediting associations when such credit is in keeping with the basic philosophy of the University.
www.park.edu /cher/studentinformation.aspx   (822 words)

  
 Jobs :: Point Park University
Point Park University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, ancestry or disability in the administration of any of its educational programs, activities, or with respect to admissions or employment.
This policy is in accord with State and Federal laws, including Title VI of the Education amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.
Point Park University embraces, supports and actively pursues a policy of inclusiveness that recognizes, values and reflects the diversity of the community we serve and the world in which we live.
www.pointpark.edu /default.aspx?id=253   (314 words)

  
 the CollegeCity -- Point Park College
Point Park University is an independent institution located in downtown Pittsburgh offering undergraduate and graduate degrees through its four schools.
Point Park's downtown Pittsburgh location means that students are just minutes away from internship opportunities in a number of fields, including journalism, the arts, business, and government.
Point Park University is two blocks ahead at the corner of the Boulevard of the Allies and Wood Street.
www.thecollegecity.com /college_profiles/ppc.htm   (1014 words)

  
 Special delivery: McKees Rocks family finds Santa in Point Park University students   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
She said Point Park chose to work with McKees Rocks because of the learning opportunities available at the Focus On Renewal cultural arts after-school program center.
The Point Park Community Outreach Partnership Center is a federally funded program that provides partnership opportunities between colleges/universities and local communities by creating community outreach centers to address problems in urban areas.
Point Park University operates the program in partnership with F.O.R., a nonprofit human service agency that has served McKees Rocks and Stowe for more than 35 years.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/05356/626066.stm   (690 words)

  
 point after - Search Results - MSN Encarta
- play that follows touchdown: a one-point play that immediately follows a touchdown in which the kicker tries to score by kicking the ball between the goalpost uprights
In summary, the 14 points were as follows: (1) abolition of secret diplomacy by open covenants, openly arrived at; (2) freedom of the seas in peace...
Fourteen Points, name given to the proposals of President Woodrow Wilson designed to establish the basis for a just and lasting peace following the...
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 Point Park University - Pittsburgh
Point Park University is a private, independent, four-year institution in downtown Pittsburgh.
Founded in 1960, Point Park University is known for providing its students with an education that combines the liberal arts with career education.
Learning is an interactive process at Point Park where the average class size is between 15 and 20 students.
www.thehighschoolgraduate.com /profiles/PointParkColl/index.htm   (275 words)

  
 ELS Language Centers - University & Career School Directory [Details]
Point Park is an independent, co-educational University with an enrollment of approximately 2500 students located in the heart of the Golden Triangle in downtown Pittsburgh.
Point Park has many strong features that are shared with other small colleges in the region--small classes, a caring faculty and staff, and a wide choice of majors.
Point Park College is located in the center of downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, one of America's most dynamic cities.
www.collegedirectory.els.com /scr/SchoolInfo.asp?sid=3106   (761 words)

  
 Dance Review: Point Park taps into choreography with a Pittsburgh connection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Point Park University has taken a leading role in the community by not only sponsoring a student choreographic showcase in the fall, but to spotlight professional talents in "Pittsburgh Connections," now in its second year.
Point Park faculty member Peter Merz delved into the music of Pittsburgh jazz drummer and bandleader Art Blakey, who did the soundtrack for Roger Vadim's 1960 flick, an updated version of "Les Liaisons Dangereuses." But Merz's idea "Tryst" proved hardly "dangereux" at all.
As for the future, recent Point Park graduate Kiki Lucas provided "Benevolence," a sharply executed piece tailor-made for the Point Park dancers.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06324/739743-42.stm   (446 words)

  
 USNews.com: America's Best Colleges 2007: Point Park University: Mission
Point Park University is an independent, coeducational institution located in downtown Pittsburgh.
Point Park enrolls approximately 3, 400 full- and part-time students in more than 50 majors and concentrations offered through its four schools.
Point Park's unique schedule of day, evening and Saturday classes is designed to meet the needs of its diverse student body, which includes both traditional and non-traditional students.
usnews.com /usnews/edu/college/directory/brief/drmiss_3357_brief.php   (277 words)

  
 UPMC Health Plan: Commercial Benefit Plans: Point Park University Student Health Plan
If after 31 days of the school term a student is listed as an eligible full-time student by Point Park University, he or she will be covered for the remainder of the school health plan coverage year (August 1, 2006, through July 31, 2007).
Point Park's Health and Counseling Services are designed to be a source of primary health care during a student's year at school.
Point Park University Student Health Plan defines its benefit year as August 1, 2006, to July 31, 2007.
www.upmchealthplan.com /plan/commercial/pointpark.html   (2300 words)

  
 Point Park a university - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Point Park now has four schools: Arts and Sciences, Business, Professional Studies and the Conservatory of Performing Arts.
A team of individuals from other universities toured Point Park in the spring and submitted their own report for the Department of Education to consider.
Point Park has contracted a consulting agency to advise it on a new logo and other changes in its image and message as an institution, Frizzi said.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/pittsburghtrib/s_161643.html   (435 words)

  
 Kennywood Education Days - Point Park University
Kennywood and Point Park University have planned an exciting and educational experience for high school students attending Communication Day on Friday, May 5, 2006.
Point Park faculty and Kennywood advertising and marketing professionals will lead the students in their work and serve as judges when they are done.
Interested students need to complete the application available on the Web site and submit it by April 22, 2005.  Students will be led in their work by Point Park faculty and professional reporters and photographers who will serve as mentors.
www.kennywood.com /groups/pointpark.php   (569 words)

  
 Obituary: John T. Gobble Jr. / Point Park University's professor who founded criminal justice program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Gobble was born and raised in the Hill District, and he graduated from Point Park in 1969 with a bachelor's degree in behavioral sciences.
At Point Park, he oversaw creation and development of the criminal justice and law enforcement programs, said Alexandra Gregory, interim vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty.
Gobble wrote the curriculum for the master's in criminal justice administration, Dr. Gregory noted in an e-mail regarding the death that was circulated on campus.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06256/721278-122.stm   (255 words)

  
 Point Park University unveils plans for new dance building   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Taking inspiration from the former Keystone Athletic Club next door, Point Park University's new $15.4 million dance building will blend seamlessly into the 300 block of the Boulevard of the Allies, Downtown.
Point Park's dance program will admit 80 new students in the fall, gleaned from 800 students who were auditioned in 14 cities by faculty members.
Point Park alumnus and Broadway actor Billy Hartung, who graduated 15 years ago, told the gathering of faculty, trustees, students and other supporters that "in New York there is a saying, 'Welcome to the block,' when you enter your first Broadway show.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06172/699837-298.stm   (607 words)

  
 Point Park University names Hennigan president - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Point Park University announced the retirement of President Katherine Henderson, effective Aug. 31, and the appointment of Paul Hennigan as her successor.
During her tenure, the Downtown school gained university status, its budget grew from $24 million to $61 million and enrollment grew by 48 percent to 3,400 students.
In December, the university completed a capital campaign, exceeding its $15 million goal by $1 million.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/pittsburghtrib/search/s_462556.html   (230 words)

  
 Notebook: Point Park hires hoops coach - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Point Park University hired Sam Kosanovich as its head women's basketball coach, effective immediately.
Kosanovich has spent the past 12 years as an associate head coach with the Point Park men's basketball program after spending three seasons as a coach at South Park High School.
On the men's side, W&J increased its lead by eight points from the fall season with a second-place finish in wrestling and third-place showings in basketball and swimming & diving.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/tribune-review/sports/s_431408.html   (258 words)

  
 Grad Profiles - Point Park University Journalism
Point Park University is located in the Golden Triangle of downtown Pittsburgh.
The Library Center is the product of a public/private partnership between Point Park College and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.
The Library Center combines Park Point's 110,000-volume collection with the extensive collection of the Downtown and Business Information Center of the Carnegie Library.
www.gradprofiles.com /point-park-journalism.html   (813 words)

  
 Point Park University
Located in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Point Park is a small, private, accredited, liberal arts university.
An emphasis on career-based education provides Point Park University students with excellent opportunities for hands-on, real-world experiences.
To find out more about our one-of-a-kind university, take a quick virtual campus tour and discover how Point Park University can help you get there.
www.pointpark.edu   (59 words)

  
 Broadcast Position at Point Park University
Point Park University in downtown Pittsburgh, Pa., a private liberal arts institution (enrollment approx.
The department is known for its practical, hands-on approach to journalism education.
The university recently completed a total renovation of its radio and TV facilities, including adding digital equipment.
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 Project: Children LEAD
, Professor at Point Park University, is committed to a student centered teaching philosophy of life long, collaborative learning; her special areas of interest are multicultural education, diversity issues, and conflict resolution.
She has been a dedicated member of the Point Park University administration and faculty since 1973 where she has received numerous awards and grants for innovative collaborative initiatives with schools and community organizations.
She documented the work of Dr. Vincenne Revilla Beltran, her students, and the Point Park Children's School for Project Children LEAD during her two year tenure at Point Park University where she served as Assistant Professor.
www.childrenlead.org /aboutus.htm   (488 words)

  
 Point Park University Prepares Students for Engineering Careers Using ALGOR Software Business Wire - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
One such program at Point Park University in Pittsburgh, PA is benefiting students and local businesses such as American Glass Research (AGR), a division of AGR International, Inc.
AGR has been providing testing, training and consulting services to the glass industry for more than 60 years and is currently the only independent glass-bottle testing laboratory in the world to have achieved Laboratory Acceptance status from The Coca-Cola Company, which enables the company to conduct glass bottle tests for Coca-Cola and its suppliers.
Point Park University, a participant in the ALGOR University Program, offers undergraduate degrees in mechanical, electrical and civil engineering technology and a graduate degree in engineering management.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2003_Dec_4/ai_110927833   (670 words)

  
 Park University: Cherry Point Campus
Our campus in North Carolina (Get directions), is a part of the Park University, School for Extended Learning.
At Park University, our goal is to make it as easy and inexpensive as possible for you to complete your degree and to build your success.
You’ll find Park’s tuition rates to be especially competitive, considering Park’s academic excellence and full accreditation.
www.park.edu /cher   (267 words)

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