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Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

September 30, 2020

The university community is feeling the effects of staff layoffs as it awaits an unknown number of cuts...

Student Success Center Offers Safe Services

Student Success Center Offers Safe Services

September 30, 2020

Tutors and clients of the Student Success Center are mastering distance tutoring and other services. Most...

Women With Children Program Faces Unique Challenges due to Pandemic

Rinae Cotton, Reporter

September 16, 2020

Safety measures are in force in the Women With Children Program, which has remained open since March.  Katherine Pohlidal, Director, said the Cougar Care Team, COVID-19 websites for the students, faculty and staff along with the Centers for Disease Control and the Pennsylvania Department of Health contributed to the creat...

COVID Plan Inspires Optimism Among Students, Staff

COVID Plan Inspires Optimism Among Students, Staff

September 16, 2020

Trying to recall the feeling of walking, maskless, to class or grabbing lunch with friends at one's side...

Willie Wallace (left) senior business major, Andrew Lee (right), sophomore government, law and national security major, practice stances and starts as wide receiver and cornerback, working on quick feet and fast hands.

Football Team Plays On Despite Season Cancellation

September 16, 2020

Football is down but not out. There may be no games played this fall, but the team's players are practicing...

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