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125th Events

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To help celebrate SRU’s 125th anniversary, use the hashtag #sru125 throughout the year to publicize events, programs, and campus happenings on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

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Are you leaving for summer or forever? It’s time to say goodbye, but first, cross a few things off your #sruBucketList! End the semester with a bang by taking the #sruBucketList challenge. Post a photo each day with the hashtag #sruBucketList. Students who post all seven #sruBucketList photos will be entered into a drawing for a $50 gift card!


1. Follow SRU on Instagram (username: @slipperyrockuniversity).
2. You must post all 7 “bucket list” photos
3. Use hashtag #sruBucketList in the photo description.
4. Instagram profile must be public

That's it. You're now entered into the #sruBucketList contest. Get creative. We want to see your best photography and unique interpretations of the “bucket list” prompts. Remember, you must post all seven "bucket list" photos to win the prize!



The #sruBucketList Instagram Contest call for entry period begins April 28, 2014 and ends May 4, 2014 at midnight. Photos must be uploaded to Instagram during the contest entry period. This contest is open to registered students of Slippery Rock University at least 18 years of age. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

To Enter

During the promotion period eligible participants can take photos of their SRU experience via the social media application Instagram. Students must post photos that correspond with the #sruBucketList schedule. Photos must use the hashtag #sruBucketList in the description of the photo. Participants also must "follow" Slippery Rock University on Instagram to be eligible to win. There is no limit on the number of entries that can be submitted by a participant per day. All entries must be received during the contest period. Instagram photos must be public in order to be eligible to win the prize.

By entering the contest, participants forever discharge, release and hold SRU harmless from and for any liability relating to their participation. Participants are responsible for all expenses involved in participating in the contest, including any tax responsibilities that arise from winning. Participants grant SRU an unlimited, royalty-free license for all uses of images submitted. Participants represent and warrant that they own all copyrights and other property rights in any images submitted, and that image content does not infringe the rights of any third party.

Winner Notification

Contest winners will be chosen no later than May 7, 2014. Winners will be notified via Instagram and will be required to submit an email with full name, contact phone number and Instagram username to Winners will be required to respond via email within 48 hours indicating whether he/she will accept the prize. Winning photo will then be released via the SRU Instagram account, Facebook entities, and Twitter entities. All entries become the property of Slippery Rock University and may be used for promotional purposes.


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