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Sexual assault campaign is under way

Emily Colella, Staff Writer
November 19, 2014

According to a 2004 study, one in 20 women reported being raped in college since the beginning of that year—a period of about seven months. A study in 2000 showed that out of every 1,000 women attending a college or university, there were 35 instances of rape. Pitt-Johnstown students aren’t exempt... Read more »

Sadie Hawkins Dance

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November 19, 2014

Participants raise cancer awareness

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Milana Ballard, Opinions Editor
November 16, 2014

No-Shave November and Movember– movements to raise cancer awareness– are underway. They both are causes raising awareness to cancer. However, there are some slight differences between the two events. Originating in 2003 in Australia, Movember, with participants in more than 20 countries,... Read more »

Lucas lectures about brands’ rhetoric

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Eden Cohen, Managing Editor
November 16, 2014

Communications professor Paul Lucas kicked off a Thursday presentation  by showing actor Terry Crews playing multiple drum sets by flexing his muscles. The video was an Old Spice commercial Lucas showed to exemplify commercials’ tendency toward flashiness and an unclear connections to the advertised... Read more »

Engineering students survey grounds

Amy Zhang, Copy Editor
November 16, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown offers courses in which students can get some hands-on experience outside of the  classroom. At 10 a.m. last Tuesday, some civil engineering technology students were scattered in groups, operating measuring equipment called Total Station on campus. The tripod equipment was placed on the... Read more »

Hundreds queue to see therapy dogs

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Bri Aultz, Copy Editor
November 6, 2014

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff gathered to visit with therapy dogs Friday in Biddle 101. The event was sponsored by the Delta Epsilon Iota honor society and Golden Girls Pet Therapy. Around 1 p.m., Delta community service chair Ellory Dabbs arrived with Olive, her golden retriever. Dabbs said... Read more »

Haunted House

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November 6, 2014

Shadows of Poe

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November 6, 2014

Clubs’ budget process to start up in January

Milana Ballard, Opinions Editor
November 6, 2014

January each year, organization leaders get together with Student Government Association Allocations committee members to discuss the terms and guidelines for submitting a budget. The budget requests from each organization leader are typically due the end of each February. The requests are then put under... Read more »

Lack of sleep leads to binds

Kaitlin R. Greenockle, News Editor
November 6, 2014

As the saying goes, you can sleep when you’re dead, and some college students take this saying literally. What some people don’t know is that college-aged students should be getting approximately eight to 10 hours of sleep a night, according to associate psychology professor Alan Teich. Teich said... Read more »