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Blotter 12/7/17

Adam Zook, Assistant News Editor

December 7, 2017

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CAMPUS December 1- Police received a fire alarm from Rhoades Hall and the building was evacuated. Upon checking the room, the cause of the smoke was determined that the cause of the smoke was likely because of vaping. The incident w...

Grant to help place veterans in student teacher positions

Morgan McDonald, Rocket Contributor

December 7, 2017

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SRU received a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to prepare military veterans for teaching positions in school districts and subjects that are needed for certified teachers. Monique Alexander, SRU assistant professor o...

University updates non-discrimination policy

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

December 2, 2017

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SRU recently updated its non-discrimination policy to include sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression. Colleen Cooke, recreational therapy professor, had been talking to the university to get the policy updated for quite some time, and said that she was happy the changes were finally made. "It's been a lon...

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