SGA fails to elect commuter senators for open seats

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

February 13, 2014

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  The Slippery Rock University Student Government Association (SGA) motioned to open elections for the two seats currently open for commuter senators during their senate meeting Monday.  The motion was tabled but is expected... Read more »

Interviews underway for new SRU Vice President of Finance

Jillian Wilcox, Rocket Contributor

February 13, 2014

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Slippery Rock University has progressed in the search for Vice President of Finance and Administrative Affairs, narrowing down the result to five candidates. Molly Mercer, Interim Vice President for Finance and Administrative... Read more »

Police Blotter

The Rocket

February 13, 2014

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Campus Feb. 3 - A vehicle was reported damaged at McKay Education Building. The case is under investigation. Feb. 3 – James McShea, 18, was charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia after a reported drug violation... Read more »

PASSHE to receive flat state funding from Pa. Governor

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

February 6, 2014

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Pa. Governor Tom Corbett proposed flat funding in 2014-15 state appropriations to the PA. State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) for the third year in a row on Tuesday. “Inflation is occurring, energy costs are going up,... Read more »

‘Flaunt Your Fleece’ aims to conserve university’s energy

Rebecca Marcucci, Campus Life Editor

February 6, 2014

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With the recent budget cuts at SRU, many seem to wonder what types of funding will be cut first. While there are many economic pay offs attempting to be made, one of the most beneficial, the university estimates, will be lowering... Read more »

Police Blotter

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

February 6, 2014

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Borough Jan. 9 - Taylor Wilcox was cited for underage consumption after police were called to a North Main Street residence for a noise complaint. Jan. 10 - Kevin M. Mitchell was arrested for suspicion of driving... Read more »

Zero percent increase for club budgets, SGA accepting conference grant applications past deadline

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

February 5, 2014

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Clubs and organizations applying for funding from the Student Government Association can expect to see a zero percent increase from their funding from last year. Budgeting for the 2014-2015 academic year is currently in the planning... Read more »