By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Former and current presidents of Point Park University took to the bike paths today and took student leaders on a 15-mile tour through the heart of Pittsburgh.READ MORE: Barrel And Flow Fest Calls For Boycott Of Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh, Alleges Racism
The trip took them through a number of historical sites, including the Hot Metal Bridge, Point State Park, and Washington’s Landing.READ MORE: Clairton Football Team Deals With Fallout Of Recent Violence
The goal is for students to learn more about the city they’re studying in.
“It helps us to help our students to better understand, not only the history of Pittsburgh, but its beautiful, vibrant future,” Point Park University President Don Green said.MORE NEWS: Balloon Release Held For Steven Eason, The 15-Year-Old Central Catholic Student Shot And Killed At Haunted Hills Hayride
This is the 10th year of the university’s bike ride.