Winter weather requires extra preparation from staff

Haley Barnes, Rocket Contributor

January 30, 2014

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Due to harsh weather conditions throughout the week, several departments of Slippery Rock took action to ensure the safety of students and staff. SRU’s Assistant Director of Campus Services Dallas Cott explained how the removal... Read more »

Happy Bus stop frequency doubles for delays; evening route may return

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

January 29, 2014

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Slippery Rock University’s shuttle service, the Happy Bus, is easily recognized as the buses drive across campus and to various locations in the Slippery Rock area. However, the service has gone through some changes this academic... Read more »

Vending machines to get credit card readers

Kevin Squires, Assistant News Editor

January 29, 2014

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10 vending machines around campus will be fitted with credit card readers. “We’re getting 10 [vending machines with credit card acceptors] for free. If it turns out well, and I think it will, we’ll implement more,” Cody... Read more »

Audit finds discrepancies of millions of dollars in SRU’s budget

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor

December 5, 2013

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The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF) released the results of an independent audit of seven of the 14 Pa. State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) public schools, including SRU. The audit... Read more »

Police Blotter

The Rocket

December 5, 2013

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Borough  Nov. 22 - Angelo Nola was cited for disorderly conduct after an incident along Maple Street. Nov. 23 - A resident at Stonecrest apartments reported that a bedroom window was broken by an unknown actor.   Campus Nov.... Read more »

New rockmail still under support phase

Haley Barnes, Rocket Contributor

December 5, 2013

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Slippery Rock students have had mixed emotions about the new Rockmail system that updated during the summer. Henry Magusiak, enterprise applications director of the university’s IATS, said the Rockmail system was updated... Read more »