Give trees a chance
An unknown person damaged a memorial tree outside of Omega House last week.
Public Safety officers were dispatched to Omega House on Friday, Dec. 3, at 9:21 a.m. When they arrived, they met with a male staff member who said that someone had torn branches off of the sugar maple tree, which served as a memorial for a student who passed away.
The cost to replace the tree is unknown. Anyone with information should contact Public Safety at x. 5029.
A thrown water bottle broke a second-floor window in Conover Hall last week.
On Friday, Dec. 3, at 9:23 a.m., Public Safety received a call from a male staff member about the window. The water bottle caused the inside plate of glass to shatter. The staff member told officers that it had happened sometime the previous day.
The window will cost about $200 to repair.
A female student was found intoxicated and passed out on the floor of Conover Hall last weekend.
On Saturday, Dec. 4, at 12:30 p.m., Public Safety found the student lying on the floor of the residence hall. Based on her condition, the student was transported to the hospital.
The student was cited with underage drinking by the Lawrence Township Police Department and charged with violating the University’s alcohol policy.
Public Safety would like to remind all students to take valuables home over break and to lock doors and windows. Have a safe and happy holiday break.