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The Advocate

Editors change

April 19, 2017

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The Advocate Editorial Board selected some new leadership April 9. Breanna Berkebile  was elected Editor-in-Chief. Sarah Francowic was elected Managing Editor. Tyler McNulty  remains News Editor. Jane Stueckemann was ele...

Letter to the editor

April 19, 2017

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I have been following, with great interest, the situation involving The Advocate and the student government. My interest comes, not only because I am a Pitt-Johnstown alumna, but because I have a closer connection to the journa...

Letter to the editor

April 19, 2017

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Let’s throw out all the extra junk that doesn’t belong in this debate that somehow worked its way in through back doors, secret rooms and big bellies. The argument placing the Advocate on the hot seat for campus funding lac...

Letter to the editor

April 19, 2017

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As a Pitt-Johnstown  alumnus and former Advocate staff member, I am troubled by the recent push to defund the student newspaper over the publishing of names of those accused of crimes. Reporting on the police blotter – whether ...

Letter to the editor

April 12, 2017

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Dear Editor, Through social media, I have become aware of a longtime issue that may affect the continuation of The Advocate at my former stomping grounds at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. The newspaper’s right and obl...

Letter to the editor

April 12, 2017

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Hi Editor, I was recently made aware of the student government’s threat to eliminate funding for the Advocate. As a 1996 graduate of Pitt-Johnstown, one who contributed to the paper, the news was unsettling. When I first n...

Letter to the editor

April 5, 2017

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Editor: The current discussion of publishing names for those accused of crimes is not a new one, whether in Pitt-Johnstown’s halls or a professional newsroom. Journalists are duty-bound to publish the name. The public has th...

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