SRU expands with new building, new proposed degree program

Kevin Squires, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2014

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Slippery Rock University will be expanding its size with approval for the acquisition of the former Har-Mer Elementary School in Harrisville, Pennsylvania. The Council of Trustees voted on Dec. 5 to approve the purchase of the... Read more »

SGA promotes equality on campus

Amber Cannon, Asst. News Editor

December 4, 2014

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association approved the proclamation declaring that they will continue to promote equality for all students at their regular senate meeting Monday.  ... Read more »

AIDS awareness promoted through monologues

Haley Barnes, News Editor

December 4, 2014

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World AIDS Day, held annually on Dec. 1, is a day to promote awareness for the pandemic and to remember those who lost their lives to the disease. The Student Union of Multicultural Affairs (SUMA)... Read more »

Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Asst. News Editor

December 4, 2014

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Borough Nov. 21 – Cody Cashdollar, Cory Biddle, and Kaytlin Callaghan, all under the age of 21, were all cited for disorderly... Read more »

New speaker of the senate elected

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

November 20, 2014

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The Slippery Rock University Student Government Association elected a new speaker of the senate for the 2015-2016 year at their regular senate meeting Monday. North... Read more »

Students express mixed emotions about the anonymous app, Yik Yak

Kevin Squires, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2014

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An app that lets users post anonymously is stirring talk at Slippery Rock University. Yik Yak hit the app store in 2013, but has become increasingly popular... Read more »

PDE grants veterans priority scheduling

Bridget McClure, Rocket Contributor

November 20, 2014

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Governor Tom Corbett signed into law Act 46 on May 14, 2014.  The Higher Education Course Scheduling Preference for Veteran Students requires public institutions of higher education in Pennsylvania... Read more »

Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Asst. News Editor

November 20, 2014

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Borough Nov. 2 – Three black males entered the Domino’s Pizza Shop on Main Street and assaulted an employee in the kitchen... Read more »

SRU ranks as one of the ‘cheapest’ online schools

Chris Gordon, Rocket Contributor

November 13, 2014

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Slippery Rock University was named one of the cheapest online colleges by Affordable Colleges Online in their 2014 ranking. At $388 per credit, Slippery... Read more »