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SPOTLIGHT

6/29/2004

Contact: K.E. Schwab  -- 724-738-2199;  e-mail: karl.schwab@sru.edu

STUDENT NEWSPAPER AT SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY NAMES 2004-05 EDITORIAL BOARD

           SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – The Rocket, the multi-award-winning weekly student newspaper at Slippery Rock University, has selected Kim Dishler, a communication major from Rochester as editor-in-chief for the coming academic year.

          Dishler previously served as an award-winning reporter on the newspaper’s staff. This year’s Rocket garnered nearly 30 prestigious journalism awards, including first-place honors in the celebrated Pennsylvania Newspaper Press Association’s 10th Annual Scholastic and Collegiate Keystone Press awards and top honors for its on-line edition.

Other members named to the paper’s 2004-05 editorial board were:

Sheryl McGlory, a therapeutic reaction major from Severna Park, Md., news editor;

Frank Skrip, a communication major from Butler, assistant news editor;

Greg Reedy, a communication major from Kittanning sports editor;

Mike Mallory, a communication major from Jeannette, assistant sports editor;

Krystle Pellegrino, a communication major from Slippery Rock, lifestyle, arts and entertainment editor;

Colin McGuire, a communication major from Kane, assistant lifestyle, arts and entertainment editor;  

Margaret Hasson, a communication major from Rochester, photography editor;

Adam Kemmerling, an elementary education graduate student from Slippery Rock, assistant photo editor;

Julie Dye, a communication major from Valencia, and Jenn Hare, a communication major from Wexford, as            copy editors;

Markia Mills, a communication major from Harrisburg, and Courtney Stiles, a communication major from North East, advertising managers; and

Brandon Himes, an information technology major from Duncannon, will serve as editor of the on-line edition.

Dr. Mark Zeltner, associate professor of communication, is the newspaper’s adviser.

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