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Locals Take A Stand Against School Shootings

Addy Birkes, 17, is going against the grain of her community and her school, but if she’s nervous, you wouldn’t know it. Birkes spoke with...

SRU To Hold Several Events Marking Black History Month

February is Black History Month and Slippery Rock University has several events scheduled to mark the occasion. The theme of “Empowered From Our Roots” will...
Ash Love

Black History Profile: Ash Love, An SRU Alumnus, Is Community Activist,...

Ash Love’s passion is to help those around her every day. “Everyone I work with has something inside of them to inspire me,” said...

Galentine’s Day Celebrates Female Friendships

Today is Galentine’s Day. It is a national holiday that has been growing in popularity the last few years. The idea was born out of...

Butler Co. Students Participate In National School Walkout

Students across the country walked out of classrooms on Wednesday to support resolutions ending school violence. Butler County students also participated in the National School...

Democracy Discussions To Be Held Locally & Regionally

Meeting sustainability goals and participating in the democratic process go hand in hand. For those interested in exploring these connections and learning more, a...

Local Tributes On The 17th Anniversary Of 9/11

Tributes for the victims of 9/11 are pouring in from around the country today, including here in Butler County. The Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Department...

Citizens’ Climate Lobby Regional Chapter To Meet January 17th

The regional chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL), based in the Slippery Rock area and congressional district 3, will meet this week, Wednesday, January 17...
Ota Benga at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

Human Zoos: America’s Forgotten History Of Scientific Racism

If you have not already seen or ordered the new documentary Human Zoos, by John West, you should. You can watch the film now...