Monthly Archives: December 2012

IUP campus unfriendly to cyclists

A Civic Project story By Natalie Hotaling INDIANA — Snow lightly circles through the air on a chilly morning in mid-November. As a harsh wind picks up, Isaac J. Samay pulls his knit cap lower on his forehead. He steps … Continue reading

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The trials of ‘Hot Dog John’

A Civic Project story By Abbey Zelko and Aleda Johnson INDIANA — On a summer evening in July 2004, John A. Minda visited his sick wife at Latrobe Hospital to show her his newly minted transient vendor license from the Indiana … Continue reading

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Transient vendor takes stand on private property

A Civic Project story By Colleen O’Laughlin INDIANA  −  Late one night early in the spring semester of 2012, Walter F. Aguirre, 28, a senior marketing major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, was hanging out with his Phi Kappa Psi fraternity brothers when he … Continue reading

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Diversity at the Honors College: not so special

A Civic Project story By Emily Weber INDIANA — In the middle of a class discussion about socioeconomic status, Ignacio J. “Nacho” Alarcón, 20, a philosophy major in Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s  Robert E. Cook Honors College, found himself a minority in … Continue reading

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