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† Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick")! This cultural and religious...

Important Message Regarding COVID-19

Dear Rock Alumni, Last week, in response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, I shared with the University community the measures that Slippery Rock University has...

Resolution Of Slippery Rock Borough

Fellow Americans, It is with great pride I announce that, as of 10 MARCH 2020, Slippery Rock Borough is...

Rock QB Rivers III To Be Honored In Atlantic City

Slippery Rock University quarterback Roland Rivers III will be in Atlantic City Friday night to receive the Westbrook Award at the Maxwell...
emergency

Jocie Van Kirk, 21, Survives An 80-Foot Fall Off A Cliff

A Slippery Rock University student survived an 80-foot fall off a cliff when she “slipped on some leaves” Sunday afternoon near a climbing area...

Happy Presidents’ Day!

George Washington’s Birthday is a United States Federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the...

Merry Christmas

The magical season of Christmas is here once more. One of the true meanings of Christmas is giving and...
Will and Anthony Nunziata

SRU Performing Arts Series Kicks Off Friday

The new season of the Slippery Rock University Performing Arts and Lecture Series kicks off Friday. Disney and The...

Slippery Rock University Ranked As Top School

Slippery Rock University is one of the country’s best regional schools, according to a new report. U.S. News and...

Jordyn Katic, 19, Charged With Felony & Misdemeanor Assault, Resisting Arrest...

Jordyn E. Katic, 19, of Gibsonia is accused of felony and misdemeanor assault, resisting arrest and other charges. She is free on...

We Will Never Forget

The September 11 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks against the United States on...
depression

Experience Of Being A Minority Puts Teens At Higher Risk Of...

Puerto Rican teens growing up as minorities in South Bronx are more likely to experience anxiety and depression than their peers growing...
Ruff Mudder

“Ruff Mudder” Comes To Slippery Rock

The "Tough Mudder" made its way to Slippery Rock this morning, a mud run that tests the mettle of athletes with several...
Dunkin'

Dunkin’ Comes To Slippery Rock

Students, guests and Slippery Rock residents will have a new spot to stop for pastries early next year. Dunkin',...
Chace Small

Chace Small Passes At 27

It is with tremendous sorrow that the Small family must announce the unexpected loss of a vibrant and positive soul to the...

Michael Churilla, 44, Arrested For Theft

On August 19, 2019, Michael J. Churilla, 44, of Slippery Rock, was charged with stealing merchandise in June from the Walmart on...
Gov. Tom Wolf

Gov. Wolf Highlights Effort To Combat Campus Sexual Assault During SRU...

Gov. Tom Wolf highlighted his administration’s efforts to combat campus sexual assault during a visit to Slippery Rock University on Wednesday.

Tennis Clinic Held In Pittsburgh For Blind And Visually Impaired People

The Highland Park Tennis Club, with help from Envision Blind Sports, hosted a blind and vision impaired tennis clinic on Saturday...
Kimberly Torman

Kimberly Torman Is The New Principal At AFC

One of the new faces at the Ashton-Franklin Center High School in Franklin Grove, IL this fall is the new principal...
Jermaine Jett

Jermaine Jett, 20, Arrested For Firing A Stolen Handgun At 2...

Police believe an argument over parking at an off-campus apartment complex near Slippery Rock University led to shots fired.

SRU Ranked No.10 In First AFCA Poll Of Season

The Slippery Rock University football team will begin the ranked 10th in Division II after the American Football Coaches Association released...
David Shaw

David Shaw Passes At 70

David L. Shaw, 70, of Wayne Township passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019 at the VA Butler Healthcare.

SRU Welcomes Class Of 2023

Slippery Rock University is starting the fall semester with a freshman class size that is similar to last fall’s class.
PennDOT

Large Road Patching Project Planned For Slippery Rock

PennDOT is continuing to move through late summer road project maintenance work in Butler County this week. These activities...

Slippery Rock Music And Arts Festival Resonance

Resonance is back for their sixth year, and with a new home at Coopers Lake Campground. This new location will offer 500-acres...
Theresa Miller

Pennsylvania’s Suicide Prevention Task Force Will Hold Public Meetings This Fall

A special task force convened by Gov. Tom Wolf will travel across the state this fall to hear from Pennsylvanians affected by...