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How the potential faculty strike could affect fall sports

Cody Nespor, Rocket Contributor

October 7, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

As the Oct. 19 faculty strike draws near, uncertainty about what effect the potential strike would have on the state universities continues to rise. Both the faculty and coaches of the 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher... Read more »

Blotter 10/06/16

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

October 7, 2016

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Campus September 29- Kyle Wilson, 22, was charged with a drug violation in Building D. September 30- Police were called by a CA in Building F for marijuana. Person(s) were gone upon officer's arrival. September 30- Police... Read more »

PASSHE chancellor answers student questions and concerns

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

October 7, 2016

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Chancellor of the state system Frank Brogan discussed the recent contract negotiations and answered questions from students using Facebook Live on Tuesday. Brogan briefly introduced himself, detailing his 38-year career in... Read more »

Coaches continue contract negotiations as faculty strike date nears

Cody Nespor, Sports Editor

September 30, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

While the faculty of the 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) schools have been the focus of recent strike talks, coaches employed by those 14 schools have been affected in practically the same way. Like... Read more »

Blotter 9/29/16

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

September 29, 2016

Filed under News

Campus September 24- Police received a call for a report of an assault in Building F. September 24- Police received a call from a CA in Building D for an odor of marijuana; person(s) referred to student standards. September... Read more »

SRU enrollment reaches all-time high

Rebecca Koch, Rocket Contributor

September 27, 2016

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Slippery Rock University has reported that it has set a record high enrollment with 8,881 students for this academic year.   Amanda Yale, associate provost for enrollment services, said these figures can be attributed... Read more »

APSCUF President announces Oct. 19 strike date

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

September 23, 2016

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APSCUF President Kenneth M. Mash announced via a Facebook Live stream in Harrisburg today that APSCUF will go on strike by Oct. 19 if no contract is made. The announcement came from the Red Lion Hotel in Harrisburg , with the... Read more »

APSCUF announces tentative strike date as negotiation continues

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

September 22, 2016

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APSCUF announced on Wednesday during a negotiation session with PASSHE that if no contract is reached, the group will go on strike by Oct. 30. This announcement came after five days of negotiations between the two groups and... Read more »

Blotter 9/23/16

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

September 22, 2016

Filed under News

Campus September 16- Police were called to the Health Center for reports of an assault. September 16- Police dispatched EMS at the request of the nurse to the Health Center. September 17- Jazmine Wiliams, 20, was charged... Read more »

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