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 August 2009 Archive 



'100 Years of Broadway' coming to SRU; tickets go on sale Thursday

�SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Individual tickets to Slippery Rock University's Performing Arts Series production of "Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway" go on sale Thursday. The Sept. 11 performance opens the season's four-event schedule.

SRU's Ursula Payne earns invitation to international dance festival

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. � - Ursula Payne, Slippery Rock University professor of dance, has been invited to present original choreography at the prestigious American Dance Guild Performance Festival 2009 in New York City Sept. 10-13. Fifty-two dancers from around the world will have their work presented.

SRU's SGA Bookstore goes green for back to school

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Slippery Rock University's Student Government Association Bookstore is the latest campus convert to the greening movement. When the University's 8,600 students arrive for fall semester, they will be able to stock their rooms with 100 new all natural cleaning and hygiene products as well as recycled school supplies and eco-friendly greeting cards.

SRU Old Stone House hosts 'Civil War Weekend'

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Slippery Rock University's Old Stone House will host a "Civil War Weekend" Saturday and Sunday when the 10th Pennsylvania Reserve Re-enactors take the grounds to offer a living American history lesson

SRU earns national honor as 'Military Friend School'

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Slippery Rock University today was named a Military Friendly School for 2010 by G.I. Jobs magazine. Only 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide made the list. The honor comes on the heels of the University being named by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a Great College or University to Work For.

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