Shannon Long - News Editor
Shippensburg University is taking feedback from its UNIV 101: First Year Seminar course to make adjustments to the course to further improve the experience of first-year students and increase retention rates.
Shippensburg University’s Student Government Association (SGA) has announced Makayla Glass as the new president, Isaac Dietrich as vice president of internal affairs, Logan Wert as vice president of external affairs, Ramses Ovalles as vice president of finance and Meredith Scarr as vice president of student groups for the 2019-20 Executive Rules Committee (ERC).
Terry Nahavandi is the new resident district manager at Shippensburg University and is responsible for new dining service initiatives in Reisner Dining Hall.
Nine students of the Robbie Oberly Mock Trial Team of Shippensburg University competed at American University on Feb. 23 and 24.
An earthquake felt in the Shippensburg area that occurred Tuesday around 7 p.m. was originally believed to have a 1.5 magnitude with an epicenter north of Roxbury Road, however, recent reports by the Lahmont-Doherty Earth Observatory show a 1.09 magnitude with an epicenter located near Rowe Run Road.
Shippensburg University held its first session of the Brew Science Speaker Series on Thursday with professor of geography and earth science Alison Feeney, who spoke about the history of breweries and some of Pennsylvania’s breweries.
An American Sign Language (ASL) course is being taught at Shippensburg University this semester for the first time.
Kimberly Goyette from Temple University on Wednesday afternoon presented research in the Grove Forum that supports the theory that school segregation influences residential segregation.
Two upcoming lectures will feature the science of brewing and a woman’s experience in the U.S. Army to celebrate Women’s History Month.
Two members of The Slate won Keystone Student Press Awards for a total of three awards won this year.