SRU staff discuss norovirus misconceptions after local outbreak at Ursinus College

Jim Meyer, Rocket Contributor

February 18, 2016

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Ursinus College recently experienced an outbreak of norovirus that affected over 200 students, faculty and staff. While Slippery Rock University's campus... Read more »

Professor creates LLC to support students recovering from addiction

Haley Barnes, News Editor

February 18, 2016

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Students recovering from drug or alcohol addiction now have the opportunity to live with other students who are also pursuing recovery in a supportive Living Learning Community (LLC) called Rock... Read more »

Belly rewards students with points for dining with AVI

Dan DiFabio, Rocket Contributor

February 18, 2016

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A new program on campus allows students to earn redeemable points by buying food. Belly is a loyalty program that gives points to customers who shop at... Read more »

Blotter 2/18/16

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

February 18, 2016

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Campus February 11- Alexus Dutrieuille, 19, was charged with a drug violation after being found in possession of marijuana behind the residence halls. ... Read more »

Women’s Center connects students with resources, provides programming

Daniel DiFabio, Rocket Contributor

February 11, 2016

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The Women’s Center located on campus hosts outreach programs on social issues and provides services to SRU students. Jodiann Solito, Director of the Women’s... Read more »

Health Center offers birth control options, STI testing for students

Megan Bush, Rocket Contributor

February 10, 2016

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If someone wants to avoid an unwanted pregnancy or refrain from contracting a sexually transmitted disease or infection (STD/STI), health promotion coordinator for Student Health Services Renee Bateman... Read more »

Blotter 2/11/16

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

February 10, 2016

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Campus February 5- A CA called police about a drug violation in Building E.  The case is under investigation. ... Read more »

SGA to host ‘Student Safety Week’ to prepare students for active shooters

Haley Barnes, News Editor

February 4, 2016

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The Student Government Association (SGA) of Slippery Rock University plans to host a "Student Safety Week" after spring break to prepare students in the event that an active shooter would come on... Read more »

Vast majority of SRU students are registered to vote or intend to register

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

February 4, 2016

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With the presidential election cycle officially underway, over half of Slippery Rock University students are registered to vote and more intend to do so. On February 2 and 3, The Rocket conducted a survey of 99 students, 79... Read more »