CORONAVIRUS


3/23/2021, 12:00pm

Boxing club adapts to COVID-19

Over the past year, restrictions have been placed on many of the clubs at Shippensburg University due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. 


2/23/2021, 12:00pm

University ups testing availability for students

It has been almost one year since the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic sent students around the nation home. Shippensburg University is welcoming back students to campus thanks to continued protocols and new weekly testing. 


2/1/2021, 9:32pm

Pandemic takes its toll on SU recruiting

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic continues to make its mark on recruiting at Shippensburg University.  With the uncertainties that come with the virus, recruiting coordinators at SU were forced to make changes, adapt to the unusual situation and overcome hurdles they have never faced before. 


12/30/2020, 10:14pm

2020: The year that was

In a year unlike any other, The Slate staff has adapted to continue its mission of serving the Shippensburg community.


11/3/2020, 12:00pm

Professor loses father to coronavirus

For some Shippensburg University community members, the COVID-19 coronavirus is nothing more than an inconvenience requiring them to wear masks. Some are lucky enough have no personal connection to the virus. But for many families, the numbers read by news anchors each evening are more than numbers: They were mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters.


11/3/2020, 12:00pm

SU, Etter ask students to practice safety

Shippensburg University Students and faculty are pushing to Nov. 20 with about two weeks remaining in the fall 2020 semester. SU delivered face-to-face, hybrid and remote instruction, allowing students to choose to live on campus, while others remained off-campus or at home. 


10/13/2020, 12:00pm

Etter Health Center prepares for flu season

With a global pandemic brewing and flu season on the way, officials at Shippensburg University’s Etter Health Center are preparing and implementing plans to keep students safe and healthy this semester.


9/15/2020, 12:00pm

COVID-19 presents new challenges for RAs

The COVID-19 coronavirus has affected every level of the Shippensburg University campus community. The lives of resident assistants, known as RAs, have not escaped this change.