University Update, Feb. 15

The Crusader 

The Crusader would like to recognize Kevin Jones for his article on News Page 2 in the Feb.15 edition.

The Crusader meets on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. in the Shearer Dining Rooms in Degenstein Campus Center. Anyone interested in participating can attend.

For more information contact

Circle K 

Circle K meets every Sunday at 8 p.m. in Conference Room 3 in the Lower Level of Degenstein Campus Center.  They are a club that strives to participate in community service projects. Every student is welcome to attend.

For more information, contact Emily Crawford.


The Center for Diversity and Social Justice and International Student Services is sponsoring “The XX Chromosome Genome Project” on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. in Isaacs Auditorium located in Seibert Hall.

SU College Democrats 

SU College Democrats meet every Monday at 7 p.m. in Degenstein Conference Room 1. All students are invited to attend and learn about the different events they are holding.

GO Office 

The GO office is hosting a workshop called “La Cena Hispana” at the GO House on Tuesday, Feb. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. The workshop will include an informational session and a taste of different Hispanic foods.

Literature Club 

The Literature Club meets every Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. in the 2nd floor English lounge in Fisher Hall. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Julie Brown.

Tuesday Night Watch 

Every Tuesday at 10 p.m., students are invited to join the Tuesday Night Watch in the Horn Mediatation Chapel located in Weber Chapel to watch modern films and discuss religious themes found in them.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Kelsey Fitting.


Student Awareness for the Value of the Environment (SAVE) meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. Anyone interested in the environment is welcome to attend the open meetings located in Fisher Hall Room 337.

The club will be discussing awareness campaigns and service projects. For more information, contact Becky Neubauer.

SAC Update 

—SAC will be hosting the Susquehanna’s Amazing Race: The International Edition on Feb. 17 at 2 p.m. in Mellon Lounge. Students are encouraged to sign up in groups of four to six to compete. The event is free. Prizes will be given out for first and second place teams.

—There will be a ski trip to Elk Mountain on Sunday, Feb. 24. The trip is $20 and $30 for rentals. Students can sign up at the information desk.

Police Blotter 

—Two-day burglary under investigation 

A burglary that occurred on Feb. 2 and then again on Feb. 4 is currently under investigation by the Pennsylvania State Police. An unknown number of suspects damaged a window at Pope Insurance Agency to gain entry into the building. The suspects proceeded to damage a copy machine inside the business.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police at (570) 374-8145.

—Car tires stolen from Selinsgrove Ford 

Selinsgrove Ford of Snyder County reported five used car tires being stolen from the premises on Feb. 12.

The suspect is unknown and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Pennsylvania State Police.

Public Safety Blotter 

Parked car struck in gym parking lot 

An attendee at a track meet on Feb. 9 returned to his vehicle at approximately 2:40 p.m. to find damage to the car. The perpetrator left the scene and minor damage was done to the parked car.

The incident happened between 9:40 a.m. and 2:40 p.m. and is still under investigation.

Wallet stolen out of unattended purse 

A wallet was reported stolen from an unattended purse in Cunningham.

Anybody with information about the incident is encouraged to contact Public Safety.


The first round of football cheerleading tryouts will take place March 22-24. Tryouts will take place in Garrett Sports Complex. Participants should wear athletic shorts, a T-shirt and cheer shoes. Tryouts will include stunting, tumbling, jumping, dancing and cheering.

Interested students can find more information on the Susquehanna Athletics page.


The Public Relations Student Society of America meets every Monday at 6 p.m. in Seibert Model Classroom 108. Students of all majors interested in public relations are encouraged to attend, especially those looking to fulfill practicum requirements or seeking professional public relations experience. A variety of activities will take place every week including speakers, networking opportunities and more.

For more information, contact either Whitney Bibeau or Maura Olsewski.

Active Minds 

Active Minds will be collecting postcards from Feb. 18 to Feb. 22 as part of PostSecretU. Postcards are available until Feb. 15 in the lower level of the Degenstein Campus Center.

When students return postcards to the table, they will be entered into a drawing to receive a signed Post Secret book.

Residence Life 

The Department of Residence Life, in accordance to the beginning of the housing lottery season, will be hosting an information session on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 4:30 p.m.

The meeting will take place in Faylor Lecture Hall located in Fisher Hall.

The housing lottery will officially begin Tuesday, Feb. 19 when students will be able to access information and applications on the Residence Life mySU site.

The meeting will cover the lottery process, discuss the different housing options on campus and answer any questions students may have.




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