The Advocate

Editorial – Organization could improve ‘Zone’

February 8, 2012

For many college students the word ‘pong’ tends to correlate to beer.  But what about good old pingpong? Some students still play table tennis and other nontraditional sports like pool and air hockey. Occasionally,...

Olsavsky - The Zone

Olsavsky – The Zone

February 8, 2012

Editorial – Pitt-Johnstown Wi-Fi branches out

January 31, 2012

In a world of whirlwind technological advances, it may seem unremarkable that Pitt-Johnstown is acquiring wireless Internet. The proposed plan is to provide some residence halls with Wi-Fi. But it is remarkable to have wireless...

Letter – Senate progress

January 31, 2012

As student body president, I would like to review with you all the progress of the fall 2011 semester. As a Student Government Association, we have tried to communicate with the student body to take any means possible to better...

Editorial – Real experiences enhance learning

January 25, 2012

Some Pitt-Johnstown professors offer opportunities for students in their classes to get real-world experience. This is one quality that sets some classes apart from others.  It also is something that every professor should...

Olsavsky - Easy A?

Olsavsky – Easy A?

January 25, 2012

Editorial – Fresh start to begin a masterpiece

January 17, 2012

For most, college  is a melting pot of relationships, experiences and memories. The start of a new semester gives students a fresh start and a new canvas. Depending on the type of experience one wishes to paint, he or she...

Olsavsky - New semester

Olsavsky – New semester

January 17, 2012

Editorial – Bettering good idea would be best

December 6, 2011

With winter weather approaching quickly, it is nice to have a shuttle service that is available for longer hours and even runs to Walmart. However, it seems that no matter how long or where the shuttle runs, students are walking...

Editorial – Decisions need community voices

November 16, 2011

UPJ officials dedicated a new memorial Nov. 11 for the victims of Sept. 11 and those who have died fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. The memorial is serene and unique, but it was also surprising and unexpected. Many people...

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