SHIP LIFE



11/17/2020, 12:01pm

Royalty makes history at Homecoming

Homecoming is a time for current students and alumni alike to come together and celebrate Shippensburg University and each other. It is a time of unity and peace, but when a global pandemic forces Raiders to be apart, things can get a little tricky. But SU officials pushed on with homecoming activities with the theme of “One Ship family, united apart,” –  and it proved to be a truly historic year.


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. 


11/3/2020, 12:00pm

SU strives to celebrate virtual Homecoming

Despite not having a homecoming football game this fall, Shippensburg University is moving forward with a virtual homecoming celebration, including the election of the fall 2020 homecoming court. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

‘Haunting’ community activities recap

Shippensburg University is encouraging students to still participate in Halloween fun this semester despite the changes in tradition because of the COVID-19 coronavirus. This weekend was filled with spooky events for students both on and off campus. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Sorority supports philanthropy amid pandemic

Due to social distancing guidelines, Alpha Phi members needed to find a way to continue their philanthropic work amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. So members turned to Instagram for Alpha Phi’s first ever virtual event. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Kappa Beta Gamma hosts tournament

Sorority Kappa Beta Gamma brought members from different Greek organizations out for a day of corn hole tossing on Oct. 23 at the Shippensburg University’s Lot-C parking lot. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Commentary: Break down the stigma, go to therapy

For years, therapy has been stigmatized as an option for “the weak” or the “severely mental cases” causing many to be afraid of talking about their emotions, not realizing they are hurting themselves. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

7 spooky Starbucks to try this week

What better way to prepare for Halloween than with a lineup of spooky drinks from Starbucks? Switch up your usual drink routine and try something fun for the holiday at Starbucks. Check out these drink recipes from users on Pinterest.


10/20/2020, 12:00pm

7 Easy Halloween Costumes

Whether you are handing out candy with your grandma or dressing up for fun with your roommates, having a good Halloween costume doe not have to be hard or expensive. Here are a few ideas to get some laughs and not spend a fortune this Halloween.


10/13/2020, 12:00pm

Alternatives to celebrate Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner and the temptation to celebrate in larger groups is at an all-time high. With COVID-19 coronavirus concerns, celebrating everyone’s favorite spooky holiday will look different this year.