The Advocate

History interns praise the experience

Callie Burgan, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2018

History professor Paul Newman said internships are an excellent way to obtain real-world experience in an environment outside of the classroom.  Newman has been working with history majors to achieve internship credits over ...

Symphony offers free ‘phenomenal’ concerts

Callie Burgan, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018

The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra is to participate in a second year of free student tickets.  On concert days, students can show up with their student IDs to gain entrance if the show has not sold out. Their opening ni...

Organizations to add spook to season

Rachel Logan, Features Editor

October 24, 2018

Sorority Phi Sigma Sigma’s Haunted Trail and Dance Team’s Halloween Bash may make a dark and spooky season a little brighter.   Most years, sorority members hold a haunted house inside their Larkspur lodge. This year, ho...

Library offers movies, graphic novels

Callie Burgan, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2018

Although the Owen Library may be well-known as a haven for bookworms, as well as a quiet place for studying, it also offers an array of hidden gems.  Many may be pleasantly surprised to find that, in addition to standard libr...

Clubs’ fundraising becomes inventive

Alyssa Coleman, Opinions Editor

October 10, 2018

Club members who do not receive enough money from the university are finding fun and creative ways to do it themselves. Treble in the Making, an a cappella group, began last year under the club UPJammers, and this year was...

Reading series to offer apartheid view

Lucy Li, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018

The 2018 nonfiction Fall Reading Series is to take place 7 to 8 p.m. Oct.11 in 131 Blackington Hall. Glen Retief, an associate professor at Susquehanna University, is to read from his memoir about growing up in South Africa,...

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