SGA reinstates removed representatives to senate

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

March 26, 2014

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The Slippery Rock University Student Government Association (SGA) voted to reinstate Cody Moody as a commuter senator and Abigail Toth as the Building A senator during the senate meeting Monday, following the presidential debate.... Read more »

Directory shares student information without consent

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

March 6, 2014

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It’s recommended by many that you never ask a woman her weight, but a student’s weight is just one of the 17 categories of information that are deemed public information by Slippery Rock University. The university is able... Read more »

Bulk trash problem solved, recycling problem arises

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

March 6, 2014

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After the Slippery Rock Borough’s decision to move bulk trash day from May to March in Sept. 2012, they voted on Feb. 4 to change the change the trash day back to May. “It was changed to March because the new contract was... Read more »

Hands-on events educate students about brains

Haley Barnes, Rocket Contributor

March 6, 2014

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Slippery Rock’s Psychology department is promoting a brain on drugs themed Brain Awareness Week called “Peace. Love. Brains!” March 10 through March 13 in Vincent Science Center, where hands on activities and an art show... Read more »

Program helps students process tax returns

Rachel Konieczny, Rocket Contributor

March 6, 2014

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Slippery Rock University and the Internal Revenue Service have created a unique partnership that offers students and taxpayers a “bang for their buck”. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, often referred to as “VITA,”... Read more »

Police Blotter: 03-07-2014

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

March 6, 2014

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Borough  Feb. 16 - Alexander Rizzutto was cited for an open container violation along Franklin Street. Feb. 16 - Jason Bently Harcar was cited for disorderly house after being highly intoxicated along South Main... Read more »

Police Blotter

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

February 27, 2014

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Campus Feb. 21 - Police responded to a theft of monies from the Robert M. Smith Student Center. The case is under investigation. Feb. 21 - A vehicle was reported damaged at East Lake Lot. The case... Read more »