The Advocate

Students choose translation over talk

Neketa Woodson, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2019

Considering the 53 million Spanish speaking people in the United States, mamy school systems moved to incorporate language courses in school curriculums. Former student Amanda Figueroa said that having basic language courses i...

Age no barrier for elderly dance dream

Elzbieta Pastwa, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2019

The lights were turned off and the show began at 7 p.m. Oct. 8 at St. John’s Church Hall in East Conemaugh. Sounds vibrated, and the air was perfume. Jewerly shined on old necks. The Swing City Band, with 38 years together, performe...

Professors discuss diversity on campus

Lucy Li, Features Editor

October 10, 2019

Some minority students have expressed their concern with Pitt-Johnstown being a predominantly white school. Chemistry professor Manisha Nigam, who is from India, said she is aware of the lack of campus diversity, but she said ...

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