Children underages raise concern

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 18, 2014

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Since the school year started, many students have been getting underage citations, some even younger than 16.  The police blotter for the week of Sept.... Read more »

Academic and student affairs merge aims to better education

Haley Barnes, News Editor

September 18, 2014

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Following the retirement of Dr. Robert Watson, the departments of academic and student affairs merged, leaving Provost Philip Way in charge of both departments.   ... Read more »

Police Blotter

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 18, 2014

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Borough Sept. 4 - Jeffery Hernandez was cited for carrying a false identification card after attempting to purchase liquor from... Read more »

SGA questions vending machine card readers

Amber Cannon, Assistant News Editor

September 18, 2014

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During their regular senate meeting Monday, the Slippery Rock University Student Government Association (SGA) tabled the motion of  adding up to 40 credit card readers to beverage vending machines... Read more »

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 »