The Advocate

Get ready: The snowflakes are a’comin’

Robert Landis, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2019

 As leaves fall and crunch under students’ feet, signaling autumn, the Pitt-Johnstown community knows winter comes soon, and so will the snow. Richland Township gets quite a lot of snow, with a record of 125.5 inches in ...

Gym managers offer pizza as a reward

Lucy Li, Features Editor

April 10, 2019

Eyes shut, teeth clenched and body trembling a little while attempting to lift the weights one more time; let go, take a deep breath, expecting to inhale the usual stale air, but instead it’s the smell of peperoni and cheese. Pizza,...

Symphony to offer daytime diversion

Callie Burgan, Opinions Editor

April 3, 2019

Johnstown Symphony Orchestra managers have invited students to immerse themselves in a mixture of music from famous Hollywood films and black composers. The performance is at both 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. April 16 in the Pasquerilla...

Sunday start is set for Easter egg hunt, party

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

April 3, 2019

An annual Program Board egg hunt and block party is approaching with new prizes and events. Program Board President Hanna Dixon said the egg hunt is to begin Sunday and end April 12. “If you find an egg this year, you...

3 events encourage civic engagement

Lucy Li and Callie Burgan

March 27, 2019

As part of a civic engagment week, Program Board members are to offer students a chance to win free groceries. Campus Activities and Engagement Director Heather Hall said Grocery Shop Bingo is to be held from 8 to 9 p.m. today...

Eatin’ some cookies

March 6, 2019


Golgonooza photo story

March 6, 2019


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