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PSU selects Golden Gorilla of 2021

The Golden Gorilla Award was established in 1997 to recognize juniors and non-graduating seniors of PSU for their academic success and involvement at PSU and in Pittsburg.   This year, 19 Gorillas were chosen for the award.   Samuel Eddington, junior in biology, is the vice president of Campus Christians, secretary of the Honors College Association, president of Biology Club, and social media director for …

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Softball team makes home debut

The softball team played their first home games of the season last weekend.   The Gorillas played Minnesota Duluth and Rockhurst on Saturday, Mar. 6, but lost both games (3-8, 4-7). They played Minnesota Duluth and Rockhurst again on Sunday, Mar. 6. The Gorillas lost to Duluth again (2-9) but ended the weekend with a win over Rockhurst …

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University police and PPD encounter ‘suspicious device’ on Joplin

Drivers on Joplin Street were detoured by uniformed officers after the 1500 block was blocked off for an explosive’s investigation.  On Wed. March 3, the Pittsburg State University Police (UPD) became aware of a ‘suspicious device’ located on the 1500 block of Joplin Street. After discovering that the device was not actually on the campus …

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