11/10/2020, 12:00pm

Chaela chats commentary: “You’re so white”

For the majority of my life, people have told me how I should act and speak. Growing up in a somewhat strict Jamaican household, speaking the “Queen’s English” and being respectful were extremely important. Maybe it was my parent’s disgust with stereotypical African American behavior, or perhaps it was going to a boujee (bourgeoisie) elementary school that heavily impacted my personality and how I would act in order to be as posh as possible. 

11/10/2020, 12:00pm

The Slate Speaks: Biden calls for American unity after divisive election

Americans set records in turnout for the 2020 Presidential Election. The Washington Post is reporting the highest voter turnout in a generation, with 62.3% of the voting-eligible population participating in the election. And officials are expecting the number to continue to grow. This is a step in the right direction — to see our fellow Americans playing an active role in democracy. It is important for citizens to be involved in selecting our national, state and community leaders. 

11/10/2020, 12:00pm

Musicians perform unconventional concert

Shippensburg University and community musicians filled the Ceddia Union Building (CUB) Ampitheater with music Sunday afternoon. This was the second Sunday concert event by SU students.

11/3/2020, 8:40pm

Shippensburg students, residents cast votes

Shippensburg University students were among the millions of Pennsylvania voters to cast their ballots Tuesday, in what some political observers are calling one of the most important and compelling presidential elections in decades.

11/3/2020, 12:00pm

Your November Horoscopes

Looking for guidance in your life? Here are your horoscopes for November. Let us know if we got it right on social media @shipUSlate.

11/3/2020, 12:00pm

Asexual awareness in the SU community

At Shippensburg University, there is a lack of understanding and a stigma surrounding asexuality. While some do not know what it means, others may identify within this community. There are students who identify on the spectrum of asexuality at SU.