SRU student allegedly threatens ex-girlfriend’s life

Haley Barnes, News Editor

November 6, 2014

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Disclaimer: There is graphic content regarding indecent assault reported on in this article. If you have been a victim of assault, please be aware of the resources available. Slippery Rock University offers a number of services both on and off campus. For more information please visit http://www.sru.edu/studentlife/womenscenter/Pages/violence.aspx.

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Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

November 6, 2014

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Borough Oct. 17 – A resident of Elm Street reported his vehicle as stolen. The vehicle was later found to have drifted out of gear and into a neighboring yard. ... Read more »

Student verbally and physically assaults police officers, charged with simple assault

Haley Barnes, News Editor

November 6, 2014

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Drew Venesky, 19-year-old mathematics major from Cabot Pennsylvania, was charged with simple assault on Wednesday after he attacked three police officers verbally and physically in September.  ... Read more »

Library undergoes renovations

Bridget McClure, Rocket Contributor

November 6, 2014

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An inconvenience many students have run into lately is the closing of the third floor, also known as the “quiet floor,” of Bailey Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:45 AM to noon. ... Read more »

SGA votes to return the evening Happy Bus

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

November 6, 2014

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During their regular senate meeting Monday, the Slippery Rock Student Government Association (SGA) approved up to $13,000 to fund the evening route of the Happy Bus to run for the remainder of this... Read more »

Wolf elected governor of Pennsylvania, new obstacles may arise while in office

Kevin Squires, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2014

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For a political science major, the thrill of staying up Tuesday night to find out the results of the election is like that moment registration opens for scheduling spring courses. Ryan Fucci, 22, senior political science major,... Read more »

Online courses lack hands-on learning, says SRU professors and students

Jillian Wilcox , Rocket Contributor

October 26, 2014

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The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) is collectively offering over 600 online courses for students to take over holiday break. Students in PASSHE can take up to two online classes... Read more »

SGA elects new Vice President of Campus Outreach

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

October 23, 2014

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association (SGA) elected a new Vice President of Campus Outreach at their regular senate meeting Monday after the previous vice president resigned at their last... Read more »

Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

October 23, 2014

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Borough Oct. 9 - Two residents along Grove City Road reported a burglary. Cash, jewelry and electronics were... Read more »

Health center offers STI testing

Bridget McClure, Rocket Contributor

October 23, 2014

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When one thinks about college campuses, sexually transmitted diseases and infections are not generally the first thing to come to mind. However, by the age of 25, half of all sexually active young adults will get an STI, according... Read more »