It was a seemingly normal Thursday morning on June 9, 1927 in the Lick Hill village just outside of the city of Butler, Pennsylvania. The relative calm of the summer morning was suddenly shattered, however, when a truck carrying nitroglycerin…

Emma Guffey Miller left a long-lasting legacy on Slippery Rock University’s campus, in large part due to her national political affiliations. A native of western Pennsylvania, Miller attended Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, graduating with a…