New study finds faults in helicopter parenting method

Haley Barnes, News Editor

September 11, 2014

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Helicopter parents are becoming an increasing issue in college, according to a recent study conducted by Jill C. Bradley-Geist and Julie B. Olson-Buchanan, professors of California State University... Read more »

Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 11, 2014

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Campus Sept. 4 - Zachary Phelan, 19, was issued an underage citation after a report of an intoxicated individual at Building F.  ... Read more »

SRU campus recognized for being ‘green’

Chris Gordon, Rocket Contributor

September 11, 2014

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Slippery Rock University was recognized by the Sierra Club in their annual assessment of sustainable schools, posted in the September-October edition of the Sierra Club Magazine. ... Read more »

Roundtable discussion raises awareness of racial injustice

Chris Gordon , Rocket Contributor

September 5, 2014

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On Aug. 9, Michael Brown, an unarmed, 18-year-old African American, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, after being suspected of robbing a convenience store in Ferguson, Missouri. It is unclear if a struggle... Read more »

SGA puts new goals into motion

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 4, 2014

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The Slippery Rock University Student Government Association (SGA) discussed their new goals and ideas for the new academic school year in their first senate meeting on Tuesday. ... Read more »

Health center offers free flu shots

Kevin Squires, Editor-in-Chief

September 4, 2014

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Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 4, 2014

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Borough Aug. 2 - Tayler Sankey was cited for disorderly house after the department received a noise complaint from his apartment. ... Read more »

Safety department develops new emergency-simulation lab to prepare students for workforce

Janelle Wilson, Asst. Campus Life Editor

September 4, 2014

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The safety management department developed a new Emergency Preparedness and Fire Protection Center (EPFPC) this semester to teach students how to use advanced safety technology they will encounter in their careers. Safety department... Read more »