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More Aid For Student Parents

Among federal policy makers, it is almost banal to acknowledge that traditional first-time, full-time college students no longer make up the bulk of today's...
Bob Lark

Bob Lark, Elected President Of West Middlesex Council In January, Hopes...

Do not be fooled by his name. When Bob Lark, a Slippery Rock College graduate, became president of West Middlesex Borough Council this year,...

Gov’s Budget – State Universities See Increase

While the 14 state-owned universities would see a 3.3 percent or $15 million boost in support under Gov. Tom Wolf's 2018-19 spending plan, the...
Frank Brogan

Former State System Chancellor To Take Higher Ed Role For U.S....

Frank Brogan, former chancellor of the State System of Higher Education, will handle the duties of assistant secretary of Postsecondary Education for the U.S....
John Kiriakou

New Castle Native Who Served Prison Time After Blowing Whistle On...

Abu Zubaydah’s capture in 2002 marked the CIA’s first major al-Qaida capture after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, said John Kiriakou, a 15-year...

State Bills Aim To Make Universities Transparent

A local state lawmaker led the unveiling Tuesday of a three-bill package of legislation aimed at improving transparency and ethical standards at state-related universities. State...

Happy Independence Day!

On January 20, 1961 John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired Americans to see the importance of civic action and public service. His historic words, which...
Sen. Scott Wagner (R)

Sen. Scott Wagner Predicts Financial Death Of All 14 State Colleges...

During a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on Wednesday in Harrisburg, Sen. Scott Wagner said that Pennsylvania's 14 state colleges will not be around in four years. Wagner,...

July Morning

There I was on a July morning Looking for love... Uriah Heep https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSWdLdp7po  

Gateway Park Developing

Slippery Rock borough officials are taking the next steps toward developing the Gateway Park property. Council members on Oct. 17 agreed to advertise for bids...