The Advocate

Opinion: Not every proposal is practical

November 14, 2013

Every Tuesday the student government holds meetings in the Cambria Room. From 9 to sometimes midnight, student representatives discuss issues and campus life improvements – the latest, parking. Among the senators, Student...

Opinion: First aid needs improvements

November 8, 2013

Better safe than sorry. In last week’s story, “Defibrillators, training to be added,” it was reported that more defibrillators have been ordered, and faculty members are in discussion regarding their placement, which...

Letter to the Editor: Parking is worse at a university nearby

Mariel Nupp, Student

November 8, 2013

In response to the recent opinion piece about parking conditions on campus, I would like to add a few more points to the discussion. This issue can be viewed from two perspectives – given our situation, parking should be a lot...

Olsavsky- Searching

November 1, 2013

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Opinion: Responders deserve big thanks

November 1, 2013

A Pitt-Johnstown community member’s life was saved. The laudable acts were nothing short of upright heroism by all those who responded in a timely fashion. On Sept. 3, Pitt-Johnstown librarian Jim Langan was found on a bench...

Olsavsky- Laundry

Olsavsky- Laundry

October 24, 2013

Editorial: Dirty clothes cycle spins again

October 24, 2013

Simple things seem to always become strenuous and needlessly difficult on campus. Something as simple as laundry has become bizarrely laborious. The tip to get an available laundry machine, most students would tell you, is to...

Editorial: Student parking still an issue

October 16, 2013

The campus parking conundrum saw a glimpse of a miniscule glimmering hope with the Nursing and Health Sciences Building opening. With the addition of the 15 parking spots behind the building – nine available for students,...

Editorial: Bake sales need safety classes

October 11, 2013

University officials have made food-preparation training mandatory for students who wish to sell food on campus. Concerning what we had heard prior -- that student-run food sales would be banned completely -- this seemed like...

Olsavsky- Marty and Sid

Olsavsky- Marty and Sid

October 11, 2013

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