University Update, Apr. 5

Poetry Club

The Susquehanna Poetry Club meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. in Mellon Lounge.

Students interested in broadening their knowledge of modern poetry or opening up their work to a comfortable and constructive environment are welcome to attend.

All writers regardless of major are encouraged to come out to the meetings.


The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) meets every Monday at 6 p.m. in Seibert Hall Room 108.

Students of all majors interested 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.

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

Circle K

Circle K meets every Sunday at 8 p.m. in Conference Room 3 in the Lower Level of Degenstein Campus Center to discuss community service projects.

For more information, contact Emily Crawford.

SU College Democrats

SU College Democrats meet every Monday at 7 p.m. in Degenstein Conference Room 1.

All students are welcome to attend.

Literature Club

The Literature Club meets every Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. in the 2nd floor English lounge in Fisher Hall. Any students interested are encouraged to attend.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Julie Brown.

Police Blotter

—Electrical company suffers $500 loss

SRS Electrical Company in Snyder County reported a theft that occurred on March 22 between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m.

An unknown number of suspects reportedly entered the property and raided a plastic bin containing large amounts of electrical ballast. Approximately 100 feet of ballast was taken from the bin worth $500.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Pennsylvania State Police.

—Pharmacy reports attempted burglary 

Police were sent to Shade Mountain Pharmacy in Snyder County at 5:20 a.m. when the burglar alarm went off. An unknown suspect attempted to gain entry by smashing the front window with a brick.

The suspect fled the scene in a small gray four-door sedan. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police.

—Unusual burglary occurs in Selinsgrove 

On March 30 at approximately 4:30 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a 42-year-old victim’s home and took a black storage bin.

The victim was home asleep at the time of the unlawful entry and did not wake up during the burglary. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police.

SGA Update

—Tickets are available at the Information Desk for the Student Activities Bus Trip to Philadelphia on Saturday, April 13. Tickets are $30 non-refundable. The bus will leave at 7 a.m. and then board at 8 p.m.

— The Student Activities Office, Center for Civic Engagement and Alumni Relations are partnering to reach 20,000 hours of volunteer service for SU SERVE. Students are encouraged to join in on Saturday, April 13. Interested students can email to sign up.

SAC Update

—SAC will be hosting virtual race cars Saturday April 6 from noon to 4 p.m. on Degenstein Lawn.

—There are still seats available for the bus trip to Philadelphia on April 7. The trip costs $20 and includes a ticket to the Phillies game. Interested students can sign up at the Information Desk.

GRΣΣK Life Update

— Phi Mu Delta has received the 2013 Chapter Award of Distinction from the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC). The award will be presented at the NIC Annual Meeting on April 14 in St. Louis, Missouri.

—Zeta Tau Alpha will be doing a Jailbreak Monday April 8 and Tuesday April 9 for Think Pink Breast Cancer Awareness at the Degenstein Campus Center patio.

—Sigma Kappa will be hosting an auction for the Sigma Kappa Foundation and Alzheimer’s Research. The auction will take place in Evert Dining Room located in Degenstein Campus Center at 8 p.m.



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