Criminology, criminal justice program ranks nationally

Mandy Feldbauer, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2015

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Slippery Rock University's criminology and criminal justice program was recently ranked in the Top 50 Best Value Criminal Justice Programs of 2016 by Value Colleges. According to Value Colleges' website, “The department of... Read more »

SGA grants $10,000 to wind ensemble club

Haley Barnes, News Editor

November 17, 2015

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association passed the motion to grant the wind ensemble club $10,000 Monday night to bring in a series of four musicians with headlining tubaist, Roger Bobo, during the spring semester. Junior... Read more »

Blotter 11/12/15

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 12, 2015

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Campus November 4- Aaron Barker, 21, was charged with simple assault following an incident involving a female at the tennis courts. ... Read more »

New fire systems enhance campus safety

Daniel DiFabio

November 12, 2015

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New methods for fire detection and suppression are enhancing the current safety and security systems on SRU's campus. Paul Novak, interim executive director... Read more »

Faculty union rejects contract proposal over healthcare costs

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 11, 2015

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Slippery Rock University professors and coaches are now working off contract following the faculty union's rejection of a budget-saving proposal offered by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). The one-year... Read more »

SGA announces replacement of outdated workout facility on Old Thompson Field

Haley Barnes, News Editor

November 10, 2015

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association (SGA) announced Friday that companies, Snider Recreation and Greenfield Outdoor Fitness, will begin construction to replace the current, outdated... Read more »

Professor creates first ‘Stoic Week’

Daniel DiFabio

November 5, 2015

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Different departments and organizations around campus worked together to host the first Stoic Week, which is an event that will consist of daily meditations and activities from November 2 through 6, and a panel on the 6 accompanied... Read more »

Police Blotter 11/5/15

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 5, 2015

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Campus October 30- Nicholas Matelan, 19, was charged with driving under the influence. November 1- Krista Davis, 20, was charged with an alcohol violation in Building D. November 1- Simone Selover, 19, was charged with... Read more »

Election results in new Slippery Rock council

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 4, 2015

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The November 3 elections resulted in a new council in Slippery Rock Borough and strong Republican support in Slippery Rock Township and the rest of Butler County. Democratic-Republicans Tom McPherson and Brad Kovaleski, the latter... Read more »