Police Blotter

The Rocket

September 26, 2013

Filed under News

Borough Sept. 12 - Rachel Allio was arrested for retail theft from Giant Eagle. Sept. 12 – A theft complaint was reported by a local business owner. The charges were later withdrawn. Sept. 16 – A burglary was reported... Read more »

Study abroad fair showcases travel opportunities

Haley Barnes, Rocket Contributor

September 19, 2013

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The SRU International Services Office held a fair for students interested in learning more about the study abroad program in the Smith Student Center Ballroom on Wednesday. Students were able to walk from table to table to find... Read more »

SGA considers leadership conferences

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

September 19, 2013

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During their regular senate meeting Monday, the Slippery Rock University Student Government Association (SGA) approved the hosting of a leadership conference this spring. “The rest of the fall semester we’ll put a committee... Read more »

Slippery Rock Borough eliminates the garbage pickup date after graduation

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

September 19, 2013

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Last September, the Slippery Rock Borough voted to change bulk trash pickup day from May to March, causing garbage from students moving out to be left by the roadside throughout the summer. “I guess there was no clear cut... Read more »

Police Blotter

The Rocket

September 19, 2013

Filed under News

Campus Sept. 12 – Police responded to a traffic accident on Kiester Road. There were no injuries. Sept. 12– Christopher Hapke, 19, was issued an underage citation after a report of an alcohol violation at Building... Read more »

Board of Co-Op approves Phi Beta Sigma’s ‘ambitious budget’

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

September 12, 2013

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A motion was passed during the Board of Cooperative Activities (Co-Op) meeting Thursday allowing the request for Phi Beta Sigma to receive $3,170 from budgetary reserves. The meeting was called to order at 12:34 p.m. “It’s... Read more »

Family sues school for student’s death

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

September 12, 2013

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The family of an SRU student who died in 2011 during a basketball practice filed a lawsuit against SRU, former SRU nurse practitioner Laura Bateman, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) on Sept 6. According... Read more »