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A match on Tinder, a #MeToo moment

A Civic Project story By Paige Johnson, Terra Neary and Angie Prencipe INDIANA — On Feb. 10, Taylor Allison, 25, a licensed funeral director in Indiana, tweeted screenshots of a series of messages from an Indiana University of Pennsylvania fraternity … Continue reading

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Who wants to weaponize the college campus?

A Civic Project story By Samantha Kahle INDIANA — Dakota E. Rossmiller, 22, a senior criminology and English major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, supports the Second Amendment, and she exercises that right with her own concealed-carry license. However, when it … Continue reading

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Race coverage nets awards for four at The HawkEye

Staff report PITTSBURGH — For their news reporting about race, diversity and inclusion at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, four student reporters for The HawkEye were honored by the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation on Thursday at its annual awards banquet at the … Continue reading

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The life sentence of Aaron Seidel

By Logan Hullinger INDIANA — Aaron D. Seidel is busy. The fifth-year Indiana University of Pennsylvania undergraduate triple-majors in geoscience, environmental engineering and applied mathematics. In March he won a prestigious  Goldwater Scholarship. As an April  18 IUP news release reported, the award is the … Continue reading

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‘Love trumps hate’ during night of dueling campus speakers

By Logan Hullinger INDIANA — Two speakers drew crowds to the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus on Monday evening with some expecting divisive rhetoric about racism. The contrasts between the two messages were sharp, but contrary to early fears of … Continue reading

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The First Amendment, white supremacy and IUP students

An opinion By David Loomis INDIANA — Power to the students. They are once again in the vanguard of social and political change. On Saturday, March 24, they were leading March for our Lives rallies at venues far-flung and near-by. … Continue reading

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IUP, police, partners prep for IUPatty’s ’18

  By Logan Hullinger INDIANA — Indiana University of Pennsylvania students who join annual IUPatty’s parties this weekend won’t notice much change in policing, according to local officials attending a strategy session on Monday at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic … Continue reading

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Gun-control debate comes to IUP

By Logan Hullinger INDIANA — Since Jan. 1, 14 school shootings have been recorded in the United States. Now, Indiana University of Pennsylvania groups are bringing a nationwide debate here. They agree: Action is needed. On Thursday, IUP College Democrats, … Continue reading

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Students, profs, managers rally for more higher-ed funding

By Logan Hullinger HARRISBURG — Students and faculty from all 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities struggled to fit onto the Capitol rotunda stairs on Thursday. But they had no trouble amplifying their message throughout its halls.That message? … Continue reading

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The HawkEye honored for library-weeding coverage

By The HawkEye staff INDIANA — The HawkEye’s 2017 coverage of a contentious plan to remove more than a third of the books in the Indiana University of Pennsylvania library was honored today by the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association in its annual … Continue reading

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