2/14/2023, 12:00pm

Over 33,000 Dead from Earthquakes in Turkey, Syria

More than 33,000 people have died and more than 75,000 are injured after two earthquakes struck Turkey and Syria on Monday, Feb. 6. While earthquakes are not uncommon in Turkey, these earthquakes are being considered one of the worst natural disasters of the century, and the death toll is expected to rise.

2/14/2023, 12:00pm

Shippensburg 2022 Campus Climate Survey reveals issues with intersectionality

In November 2022, Manuel Ruiz, assistant vice president for inclusion and belonging and director of social equity, facilitated several sessions to constituents of Shippensburg University regarding the 2022 Campus Climate Survey (CCS) results. The sessions conducted by Ruiz had a total of 27 faculty, 30 staff, 22 students, seven administrators and 10 members of the Council of Trustees in attendance. These sessions were held to provide a more detailed analysis of the results and to discuss results and implications of the CCS. 

2/14/2023, 12:00pm

2023 Love Lines

Dear Slaters, Thank you for all your dedicated, hard work. We couldn’t do it without you and appreciate each and every one of you. We are so grateful you decided to join us and even more grateful that you’ve stuck with us.  Love, Piper and Paige

1/31/2023, 12:00pm

As Cold as Ice Ice Baby

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - It may not feature Foreigner or Vanilla Ice, but sculptures and smiles lined Main Street in downtown Chambersburg for the 21st annual Chambersburg IceFest last weekend. 

1/31/2023, 12:00pm

SU holds 35th annual March for Humanity

Shippensburg University held its 35th annual March for Humanity in honor of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to march against racial injustice and discrimination on Jan, 26 at Old Main Chapel. The march was hosted by Shippensburg University’s African American Organization and the Multicultural Affairs office. Other campus groups present were the Multi-Ethnic Student Association, Elite Dance Troupe, Latino Student Organization and The B.R.O.T.H.E.R.S. Organization. 

1/31/2023, 12:00pm

Council of Trustees shares university updates

Shippensburg University President Charles Patterson announced multiple items of interest to the SU community at the Jan. 27 public meeting of the Shippensburg University Council of Trustees, held in the Ceddia Union Building (CUB).  

1/24/2023, 12:00pm

Your World Today Commentary: Springing Into the New Semester

Welcome to both a new year and a new semester at Shippensburg University. No matter how the last ones ended, I am sure you can find something great this time around. The new semester and new year bring new challenges, but also new happinesses. Whether or not you believe in a clean slate (pun intended), both certainly can be. It may be more difficult, but that does not mean it will be any less wonderful.