Blotter: Nov. 14 – 26

December 5, 2012

Filed under Police blotter

Nov. 14 1:20 a.m., Laurel Hall Noise Complaint  Police received a report of loud noises. Officers spoke to residents and found marijuana in a residence. Police confiscated the drug and filed judicial complaints.   ... Read more »

Editorial: Fun may be found in discounts

December 5, 2012

Filed under Opinions

Campus Development Chair Stephen Torquato has teamed up with Student Government and Programming Board members to try to create weekend events for next semester. A Student Life Office survey showed 74 percent of the 150 students... Read more »

Windows 8 undergoing compatibility testings

Luis Torres, Copy Editor

December 5, 2012

Filed under News

Campus distribution of a newly released Windows operating system is delayed until compatibility with current systems is ensured, stated a Nov. 5 announcement on Pitt-Oakland’s Information Technology website. Windows 8, released... Read more »

Gadget grabbers cause classrooms to lock up

Brandon Zeris, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2012

Filed under News

UPJ Information Technology Vice President Jeffrey Sernell sent an email Nov. 19 to all professors asking for their help to prevent classroom electronic-devic thefts. Five university-owned computers were stolen Nov. 16 from... Read more »

Smoke alarms meant to be sensitive

Brian Smith, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2012

Filed under Features

The number of fire alarm incidents on campus may have some questioning the quality of Pitt-Johnstown’s smoke detectors. Pitt-Johnstown senior Stefano Lannachione has had experiences with campus housing smoke alarms. “People... Read more »

Letter to the editor: President provides progress review

December 5, 2012

Filed under Opinions

As President of the student body I would like to review the progress of the Fall 2012 semester.  The Pitt Johnstown Student Government Association tries to communicate with the student body to take any means possible to better... Read more »