Slippery Rock University

Tuition Hiked At State-Owned Universities, As Legislature Fails To Act On BudgetState schools are going to see a tuition hike come fall.
State Police Called In After Pig Roast Turns DangerousPolice were called to a celebratory pig roast being held by Slippery Rock University students Saturday night.
Area College Students Help To Board Up Abandoned North Braddock HomesSince 1990, the population of North Braddock has dropped from more than 7,000 people to less than 5,000.
Local "Friendship Nine" Protestor Reacts To Judge Tossing Out Civil Rights-Era ConvictionsThomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”
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14 Presidents Of Pa. State Schools Get RaisesAs college students struggle to pay tuition and pay off student loans, college presidents in Pennsylvania state schools are doing pretty well.
Defendant Testifies In Former Football Player’s Murder TrialThe 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.
Trial Begins In Former Slippery Rock Football Player's Murder CaseThe trial has started for a man accused of shooting and killing a former college football player in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood.
PASSHE Chancellor Worries Bill Could Splinter School SystemA bill that would let universities leave the state system of higher education is expected next week in the state legislature.
3 Convicted Of Murder In SRU Student's Shooting DeathThe three people on trial for the murder of a Slippery Rock University student last year have all been convicted of murder.
Jury Deliberations Underway In SRU Student's MurderJury deliberations are to resume Friday in the murder trial involving a Slippery Rock University student.
Juror Faints During Kennedy Twp. Shooting TrialThe 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.