The Advocate

Second track: helps or holds back?

Lucy Li, Features Editor

February 20, 2019

Everyone deserves a second chance; unless, apparently, you’re a Pitt-Johnstown international student. According to the Pitt-Johnstown website, which was updated in late January, all incoming international students who were...

Security part of smaller numbers

Lucy Li, Features Editor

February 20, 2019

Dorms are supposed to be safe; however, there could a safety issue in Pitt-Johnstown dorms. A sexual assault case was reported Jan. 28 by Pitt-Johnstown police. The report alleged that a female student was sexually assaulted...

Two pairs are on the ballot

Two pairs are on the ballot

February 13, 2019

Police investigating sexual assault

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

February 13, 2019

Finance and Administration Vice President Amy Buxbaum said Friday there is an ongoing investigation of a sexual assault last month on campus. According to a report by campus police, a female student reported Jan. 28 being sexually...

Emergency fund rules may tighten

Rachel Logan, Copy Editor

February 13, 2019

In September, the student government’s emergency allocation funds pool was $20,000. In January, it was about $10,000, and now, two weeks into February, it’s just $3,600.  Senators were working last week on being more selec...

Some fume with the freeze

Some fume with the freeze

February 6, 2019

Firefighters in need of volunteers

Robert Landis, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2019

On an internet post, a bright orange and yellow badge glows with a call for action written above it, reading: “The Richland Township Fire Department needs volunteers!” During a Jan. 21 Richland Township supervisors’ meeting,...

Sidewalk to start after 13 months

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

February 6, 2019

A sidewalk connecting areas in Richland Township is to be under construction this coming spring. The sidewalk is part of the Pitt-Johnstown community initiative REACHland Connect, and is to not only include 3,400 feet of sidewalk,...

Students fined for drugs

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

February 6, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police charged Nathaniel Ticjak, 19, of Pittsburgh, and Gavin Zimmerman, 19, of Mount Pleasant, Westmoland County, with disorderly conduct Jan. 19. Officer Glenn Berkey alleged, in citations filed Jan. 22, that...

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