The Advocate

Student accused of illegal drinking

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

April 17, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police accused Taylor Smith, 19, of Conemaugh Township, Cambria County, with purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages March 30. Officer Edward Ostrowski alleged,...

Library has a new database

Justin Schmithorst, Managing Editor

April 17, 2019

A database is available online to view issues of The Advocate from 1930-2011, yearbooks from the early 1960s to 1999, and the book “The Evolution of College: A History of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (1927-1933).”...

Poor driving and smoking charged

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

April 10, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police accused Kent Harris, 63, of Old Hickory, Tennessee, with careless driving and running stop and yield signs March 13. Officer Dwight Keim alleged in a citation filed March 13 that Harris operated a loaded...

New chemical building is in bloom

Callie Burgan, Opinions Editor

April 3, 2019

The new Chemical Engineering addition to the John P. Murtha Engineering and Science Building is bustling with students and off to a fast-paced start, according to Engineering and Computer Science Division Chairman Jerry Samples. “The...

26 honorees to join Phi Kappa Phi

April 3, 2019

The Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society is to induct the following Pitt-Johnstown students into membership: Hayley Caretti, civil engineering Emily Chesner, management Hannah Conklin, early childhood education Sheree Elgin,...

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