The Advocate

Getting their Zzz’s: some do, some don’t

Nadia Miller, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2019

Although it may seem rational as college students grow over the years that going to bed early is smart, some seniors still struggle with having a good sleep schedule.  Mariah Butchko, a senior majoring in early childhood and s...

Symphony to offer night at the movies

Callie Burgan, Opinions Editor

January 23, 2019

The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra is inviting students to immerse themselves in music from famous Hollywood films at Movie Night at the Symphony.  The event is planned for from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 9.   at the Pasquerilla...

Flu is lurking; student defenses differ

Rachel Logan, Copy Editor

January 16, 2019

Patty Ankney, who has worked as a nurse in the Health and Counseling Services office for 26 years, said she usually sees students coming in with flu symptoms right after Christmas. Ankney said she expects the flu to surge within...

Job-placement rates sound good here

Lucy Li, Features Editor

December 5, 2018

One of the components that students and parents look at during college selection is the school’s job placement rate after graduation. According to Real World Career Services Director Sherri Rae, Pitt-Johnstown had an overall  96...

Meals possible for students staying

Lucy Li, Copy Editor

November 14, 2018

In one more week, many students can go home and celebrate Thanksgiving with families and friends. However, not all students have the privilege of hugging their families and friends after a three-month separation.  Some international students, student-athletes a...

High school robot nerds are inbound

Callie Burgan, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

On Dec. 8, high school robotics teams are to compete at a robotics tournament in the Wellness Center.  The tournament is free and open to the public, and guests are to experience a head-to-head competition in which 24 tea...

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