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College Republicans club hosts House member’s lecture

Daniel DiFabio, Rocket Contributor

April 14, 2016

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Pennsylvania State Representative Matt Gabler spoke during common hour on Thursday about his background in politics and responded to questions from the audience. Gabler graduated from Bucknell University on a four-year Army... Read more »

Blotter 4/14/16

Logan Campbell, Rocket Contributor

April 14, 2016

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Campus April 9- Police were called to North Hall for an alcohol violation. April 9- Police were called to Building E for the odor of marijuana. The case is under investigation. April 10- A person in Building F reported... Read more »

Fake ID use rising in Slippery Rock

Ryan Barlow, Sports Editor

April 14, 2016

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Since the start of the academic year, there have been at least six fake IDs, four of which happened in the last month. Violations reported at the Fine Wines and Good Spirits store in Slippery Rock are an escalating problem for... Read more »

SGA increases vending prices to aid student leaders

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

April 12, 2016

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In an effort to increase funding available to student leaders, the Slippery Rock Student Government Association voted to increase vending prices by five cents Monday night. The increase, which was proposed by AVI, will begin... Read more »

Blotter 4/7/16

Logan Campbell, Rocket Contributor

April 7, 2016

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Campus March 30- A person reported an unknown vehicle hit her car while parked.  The case is under investigation. March 30- A person reported to police that while backing up the vehicle hit another vehicle.  Both parties exchanged information... Read more »

Health Center receives three-year accreditation

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

April 7, 2016

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Slippery Rock's Health Center received a three-year accreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) last week, joining 6,000 other accredited facilities. "Seeking accreditation is a voluntary proces... Read more »

APSCUF hosts meet and greet to connect with students

Haley Barnes, News Editor

April 7, 2016

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The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF) union hosted a meet-and-greet on Tuesday during common hour to allow student leaders to voice their concerns in an open forum style. Itzi Metzli... Read more »

SRU competes in electricity reduction contest

Daniel DiFabio, Rocket Contributor

April 7, 2016

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Slippery Rock University is participating in 'Unplugged,' a friendly, voluntary competition between nine out of the 14 schools in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) to see which university can reduce th... Read more »

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