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SPOTLIGHT

A daily summary of activities at Slippery Rock University
Thursday, Jul. 24

University Calendar: http://calendar.sru.edu
University Newsroom: http://www.sru.edu/PublicRelations/Pages/UniversityPublicRelations.aspx
rockpride online: http://rockpride.sru.edu
SRU Crime Information Tip line: 724.738.2SRU (724.738.2778)

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A daily summary of activities at Slippery Rock University. Last issue of semester; publication will resume in August.

Celebrating 125 years: Bringing outstanding lecturers to campus is a long-standing tradition. In the 1920s, William Jennings Bryan, a widely respected Democrat, two-term U.S. representative from Nebraska and three-time presidential candidate, was among those who visited.

June 14-15

8 a.m. | The U.S. Soldier Through the Ages project presented by the 63rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry along with several local veteran's groups. U.S. military uniforms from the American Revolution through modern day and firearms and equipment will be displayed. Old Stone House.

June 17

8 a.m. | Freshmen orientation for fall students. Smith Student Center.

June 20

8 a.m. | Freshmen orientation for fall students. Smith Student Center.

10 a.m. | SRU Women's Athletics Golf Outing. Pine Grove Golf Course, Grove City. Noon shotgun start; 5 p.m., dinner. Cost, $90 per person before June 13; $110 after. Register online at: http://www.rockathletics.com/documents/2014/2/20/WAGO_Brochure.pdf?id=1281 .

June 21

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. | 125th Anniversary Celebration Community Picnic. Open to entire community. Relatives of founders of the State Normal School at Slippery Rock urged to attend. Reservations ($12 and due June 6) at http:///bit.ly/SRUpicnic or by calling 724.738.2003. Event will be outside the Alumni House. (Rain: Inside Alumni House.)

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Early American Cooking Class offers How to Construct a Bake Oven. Class taught by tavern chef Stan Malecki. Free. (Wear outdoor clothing.) Old Stone House.

June 24

8 a.m. | Freshmen orientation for fall students. Smith Student Center.

June 27

8 a.m. | Freshmen orientation for fall students. Smith Student Center.

June 30

8 a.m. | Summer Session 2 begins.

For July -August events, visit the SRU Master Activity Calendar: http://calendar.sru.edu/webevent/scripts/webevent.plx

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Items appearing in top of the rock are taken from the SRU Master Activity Calendar. The calendar is also used for submission of items to the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor's Office and regional newspapers. Items should be posted as

soon as the basic information is assembled. For details about posting items on the hotmaicalendar (or making changes), click here: http://www.sru.edu/PublicRelations/newsInfo/Pages/PostSRUMasterActivityCalendar.aspx .

University Newsroom: http://www.sru.edu/PublicRelations/Pages/UniversityPublicRelations.aspx

rockpride online: http://rockpride.sru.edu

SRU Crime Information Tip line: 724.738.2SRU (724.738.2778)