An Independent, Student-Run Newspaper at Slippery Rock University

SGA advocates for lighting on Harmony Road after lack of progress

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

November 3, 2016

Filed under News

SGA is increasing their efforts in the issue of a lack of lights on Harmony Road in Slippery Rock, with members going to township meetings to see the progress on the implementation of lights. Logan Steigerwalt, SGA President, said that ... Read more »

President Norton wants athletic hirings to reflect diversity in student body

Cody Nespor, Sports Editor

November 3, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

Slippery Rock University President Cheryl Norton has made a commitment to continue to promote diversity and inclusion in all aspects of the university. On Oct. 10, it was announced that President Norton has signed an NCAA diversity... Read more »

Blotter 10/28/16

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

October 29, 2016

Filed under News

Campus October 21- Police were called about a reported theft at the Rec Center, case is under investigation. October 21- Person reported damage to their vehicle in the Stadium Lot C, case is under investigation. October... Read more »

College of liberal arts continues search for new dean

Adam Zook, Rocket Contributor

October 27, 2016

Filed under News

The college of liberal arts is currently searching for a new dean, with a committee reviewing applicants who interview for the position. Keith Dils, current dean of education, said the committee is made up of faculty, staff... Read more »

Students host cyber security fair that draws awareness to new issues in tech

Rebecca Koch, Rocket Contributor

October 27, 2016

Filed under News

Students enrolled in a cyber security class held a fair today in the Smith Student Center ballroom that brought awareness to issues that can occur from using online features. Stephen Larson, who teaches the cyber security class... Read more »

SGA recognizes six new clubs and organizations on campus

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

October 26, 2016

Filed under News

Slippery Rock Student Government Association continued to add new clubs and organizations with the addition of six more, which will give students more opportunities to find a club for them. SGA has continued to broaden the... Read more »

Strike ends as PASSHE and APSCUF reach tentative contract agreement

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

October 25, 2016

Filed under News

Faculty members of the schools in the state system stopped striking on Friday after a tentative contract was reached between APSCUF and PASSHE. Ben Shaevitz, president of the SRU chapter of APSCUF and physics professor, said... Read more »

SRU English professor enters play for Pulitzer Prize consideration

Haley Potter, Rocket Contributor

October 20, 2016

Filed under News

An English professor at SRU submitted a play he created for nomination of a Pulitzer Prize. Dr. Timothy Ruppert, an English professor, said the play is set in 1556 England and is titled 'The Consorts,' dealing with the last... Read more »

An Independent, Student-Run Newspaper at Slippery Rock University
News