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Associate provost for student success meets with off-campus housing to help students

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

March 2

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SRU's associate provost for student success Dr. David Wilmes recently met with off-campus property owners to create a relationship that will allow the university to advocate for students and create a safer environment. Wilmes...

SRU professor wins award from American College Personnel Association

Haley Potter, Rocket Contributor

March 1

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An SRU professor will receive an award in late March from the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) for demonstrating excellence in four categories. Michael Ignelzi, a professor of counseling and development, received...

President’s Commission on Women will honor women’s history and feature educational discussions during March

Adam Zook, Rocket Contributor

March 1

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This March, SRU will honor achievements and accomplishments for Women's History Month with the President's Commission on Women (PCW) hosting activities that hope to promote gender equality on campus. The commission is co-chaired...

Proposed new fee increases and new clubs topics of SGA meeting

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

February 28

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association held their formal meeting Monday night, during which proposed fee increases for student services and the Health Center were discussed. Debra Pincek, executive director of student...

Blotter 2/24/17

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

February 23

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Campus February 16- Police received a call for a car that was stuck in the West Lake Commuter Lot. Police assisted the person removing the car to get it back on the roadway. February 16- Police transported a person from ATS...

Student Health Advisory Board addresses alcohol and safety issues at SRU

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

February 23

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The Student Health Advisory Board (SHAB) held its meeting Tuesday afternoon in the Smith Student Center room 319. It was an open discussion for students about the health and safety of campus. The purpose of SHAB is to improve communicat...

Slippery Rock Fire Department to start live-in program

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

February 23

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The Slippery Rock fire department is looking for volunteers to help with their night time fire and EMS calls, in exchange for housing in their fire hall, through their Live-In program. Volunteers would work in shifts from 9 p.m. ...

Data analytics graduate program ranks nationally

Adam Zook, Rocket Contributor

February 22

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The SRU data analytics graduate program was recently ranked as one of the top programs nationally by College Choice, an independent publication that helps students to find the college that best suits their interests. Christy...

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