Blotter 12/3/15

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

December 3, 2015

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Campus   November 19 - William Chesleigh, 19, was charged with an alcohol violation.   November 20 - Police responded to an armed robbery at The Grove at the request of... Read more »

Uber offers transportation services to Slippery Rock University students

Haley Barnes, News Editor

December 2, 2015

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Uber is now offering transportation services and jobs to Slippery Rock University students and citizens of Slippery Rock. The first night of operation was Thursday, Nov. 12, according to Twitter page @UberSRU. Uber driver... Read more »

SGA responds to student survey results

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

December 1, 2015

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Slippery Rock's Student Government Association revealed the results of the 2015 student life survey Monday night and recommended changes around campus accordingly. SGA Vice President of Student Affairs Jessica Johnson proposed... Read more »

Blotter 11/20/15

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 19, 2015

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Campus November 12- Rachel Tuthill, 18, was charged with an alcohol violation after being transported to the hospital by ambulance. Borough November 6- Devaughn Smith was arrested for driving... Read more »

SRU faculty to continue work following healthcare disagreement

Chris Gordon, Assistant News Editor

November 19, 2015

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Slippery Rock University's faculty union rejected the state system's Nov. 6 contract proposal over healthcare concessions that were not asked of any other university employee union. Ben Shaevitz, the president of SRU's Association... Read more »

Township proposes sound, nuisance ordinances to limit community disturbances

Amber Cannon, Campus Life Editor

November 18, 2015

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The Slippery Rock Township supervisors held a meeting Tuesday evening to discuss and hear public comments about two proposed ordinances that will manage and control outdoor amplified sound systems and nuisances that create disturbances... Read more »

Criminology, criminal justice program ranks nationally

Mandy Feldbauer, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2015

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Slippery Rock University's criminology and criminal justice program was recently ranked in the Top 50 Best Value Criminal Justice Programs of 2016 by Value Colleges. According to Value Colleges' website, “The department of... Read more »

SGA grants $10,000 to wind ensemble club

Haley Barnes, News Editor

November 17, 2015

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The Slippery Rock Student Government Association passed the motion to grant the wind ensemble club $10,000 Monday night to bring in a series of four musicians with headlining tubaist, Roger Bobo, during the spring semester. Junior... Read more »