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Tutor children in reading The PSU Center for READing is looking for students to tutor children. The center is looking for people who like working with children and like reading. For more information, visit the website at www.pittstate.edu/READing or stop by the center located in 209 Whitesitt Hall. Students interested in joining the center’s team of tutors should e-mail mollyburr@gus.pittstate.edu. Parking An additional 29 brown permit parking spaces are now available in the 100 block of East Williams Street, north of Hughes Hall. Those wishing to use the lot may enter off of Williams Street or from the alley from Elm to Broadway. Study-abroad deadline nears The deadline to apply for individual summer and fall…

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First Performance slated for chamber music series Pittsburg State University will begin its annual Solo and Chamber music series with a performance by Scott Bell, oboist, and pianist/organist Larry Allen at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, in the Dean Recital Hall in McCray Hall. This is the first of six scheduled performances to continue a tradition of balancing old and new, classical and mainstream music. Paint the Town Red events schedule announced The annual Paint the Town Red celebration of Gorilla football has been scheduled for Wednesday through Saturday, Sept. 4-7, in anticipation of Pitt State’s first home game. Among activities planned is a campus decorating contest open to all buildings, departments and student groups….

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Short study-abroad trips expose students to new world view Jessica Sewing | Collegio Reporters Every year hundreds of PSU students venture abroad on trips, whether it is a week or a semester long. According to the study-abroad M Cómo Curar La Grasa Del Pecho En Los Hombres egan Corrigan, coordinator, the majority of students prefer the short-term faculty led programs. Corrigan says that the faculty-led trips give students exposure to new knowledge and ideas that they can then incorporate into their own worldview. “Study abroad is important preparation for anyone planning to take on a leadership role in the globally connected society that we now live in,” Corrigan said. From Spain to South Korea, PSU…