Active roleplaying used in the classroom

Haley Barnes, Rocket Contributor

October 31, 2013

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Dr. Bergmann of Slippery Rock’s history department introduced a new style of teaching that involves students using history as a game. Reacting to the Past (PTTP) is a teaching method that consists of games set in the past,... Read more »

Police Blotter

The Rocket

October 31, 2013

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Borough Oct. 18 - Jesse Rakovan was cited for an open container violation along Franklin Street. Oct. 18 - Chelsie Landman was cited for an open container violation along East Cooper Street. Oct. 18 - Hunter Church... Read more »

Restructure taskforce aims to revise problems within Student Government Association

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

October 29, 2013

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The appointment of a restructure taskforce was approved by the Slippery Rock Student Government Association (SGA) during their regular senate meeting Monday. The meeting was called to order at 8:50 p.m. “The... Read more »

Police well-trained to handle shootings on campus

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

October 17, 2013

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“We don’t mandate [active shooter] training [for faculty]”, SRU Director of Environmental Health and Safety Paul Novak explained. “We only mandate training if it’s tied to legislation, like safety training if you’re... Read more »

Evive water stations eliminated on campus

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

October 17, 2013

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The Evive water refilling stations in the ARC and Robert M. Smith Student center were removed from SRU on Wednesday Oct. 9. Evive’s company sent an email to customers that said, “Evive Station is a young business and we... Read more »

Biology professor hopes to bring frogs to SRU

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

October 17, 2013

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Student faculty research is an opportunity at Slippery Rock University for a multitude of departments with many different professors. Dr. Paul Falso, assistant professor of biology, hopes to add endocrine system research with... Read more »

Police Blotter

The Rocket

October 17, 2013

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Borough Oct. 3 - Graeme Frye, 20, was cited for disorderly house after being observed with possession of an alcoholic beverage this department at the West Cooper Street apartments after police responded to a complaint... Read more »

Homecoming king and queen nominees announced by Student Government

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

October 17, 2013

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The nominees for the 2013 Homecoming King and Queen were announced at the Slippery Rock University Student Government Association’s general senate meeting Monday which began at 8:47 p.m. The homecoming theme is “Legends of... Read more »