Slippery Rock University

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State Police Called In After Pig Roast Turns Dangerous

Police were called to a celebratory pig roast being held by Slippery Rock University students Saturday night.

04/26/2015

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Area College Students Help To Board Up Abandoned North Braddock Homes

Since 1990, the population of North Braddock has dropped from more than 7,000 people to less than 5,000.

04/20/2015

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Local “Friendship Nine” Protestor Reacts To Judge Tossing Out Civil Rights-Era Convictions

Thomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”

01/28/2015

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Ask An Expert: Tips On Starting The College Search

Start your college search out on the right foot with help from this local professor.

10/31/2014

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14 Presidents Of Pa. State Schools Get Raises

As college students struggle to pay tuition and pay off student loans, college presidents in Pennsylvania state schools are doing pretty well.

10/30/2014

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Defendant Testifies In Former Football Player’s Murder Trial

The trial continued today for a man accused in the fatal shooting of a former local college football player outside a popular spot in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood last summer.

04/02/2014

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Trial Begins In Former Slippery Rock Football Player’s Murder Case

The trial has started for a man accused of shooting and killing a former college football player in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood.

04/01/2014

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PASSHE Chancellor Worries Bill Could Splinter School System

A bill that would let universities leave the state system of higher education is expected next week in the state legislature.

03/07/2014

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3 Convicted Of Murder In SRU Student’s Shooting Death

The three people on trial for the murder of a Slippery Rock University student last year have all been convicted of murder.

12/13/2013

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Jury Deliberations Underway In SRU Student’s Murder

Jury deliberations are to resume Friday in the murder trial involving a Slippery Rock University student.

12/12/2013

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Juror Faints During Kennedy Twp. Shooting Trial

The trial for three young men charged with fatally shooting a western Pennsylvania college student during a drug-related robbery ended abruptly when one juror fainted because of a bloody crime scene photo and another remembered knowing one defendant’s relative.

12/04/2013

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Slippery Rock University Limits Faculty Cuts

Slippery Rock University is having an easier time dealing with financial issues compared to the other 13 State System of Higher Education schools.

11/03/2013

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New Surveillance Photos Released In Fatal Oakland Shooting

The district attorney released surveillance photos of a fatal shooting in Oakland earlier this month.

08/19/2013

Pittsburgh-Area University Move-In Dates

Not sure when you can move into your Pittsburgh university?

08/18/2013

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Original Hot Dog Shop Agrees To Changes After Fatal Shooting

The Original Hot Dog Shop in Oakland has agreed to make changes following a fatal shooting outside the landmark restaurant early Saturday morning.

08/08/2013

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