Can’t afford to update your wardrobe? Rent your next item!

Katie Ellis, Rocket Contributor
January 30, 2014
Filed under Campus Life

Millions of dollars are spent every year on designer clothing, purses, and jewelry by women across the globe.  More than likely, a significant number of items women purchase will only be worn once or twice and then be pushed to the bottom of a drawer or the back of a closet. In order to save money... Read more »

Johansson’s voice charms audiences in technological romance film

Johansson’s voice charms audiences in technological romance film

Jimmy Graner, Rocket Contributor
January 30, 2014
Filed under Campus Life

4.5/5 stars Love is complex when it comes to defining the right person. Some of us move from relationship to relationship, some of us find love the very first time around, and for others, love seems impossible. With today’s judgment, it can be hard for a person to express their true feelings for... Read more »

Katy Perry was the best-dressed at this year’s Grammys

Katy Perry was the best-dressed at this year’s Grammys

Katie Ellis, Rocket Contributor
January 29, 2014
Filed under Campus Life

The stars came together to celebrate the year’s best music at the 56th annual Grammy Awards where newcomers ruled the show and veteran artists came together for heart-stopping performances.  Before Beyoncé and Jay-Z took the stage and Pink soared through the air for an awestruck audience, stars floated... Read more »

Students volunteer time for international care breaks, travel to Africa, Bolivia

Students volunteer time for international care breaks, travel to Africa, Bolivia

Stephanie Cheek, Assistant Campus Life Editor
January 22, 2014
Filed under Campus Life

Students look forward to school breaks, but for some students, they look forward to the travel and service opportunities during those breaks. This past winter was a season for Care Breaks that had many SRU students doing service projects in other countries and nations. For example, two of the Care... Read more »

Red Ribbon Monologues share AIDS Awareness Stories

Red Ribbon Monologues share AIDS Awareness Stories

Amber Cannon, Rocket Contributor
December 6, 2013
Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia

On Sunday, Dec. 1, the world took time to remember the devastating affects of AIDS. The Student Union for Multicultural Affairs (SUMA) and the President's Commission on Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation hosted their fourth annual Red Ribbon Monologues event to commemorate World Aids Day on Monday... Read more »

Pinch Me I Must Be Eating: New Sheetz, new features, new flavors

Pinch Me I Must Be Eating: New Sheetz, new features, new flavors

Stephanie Cheek, "Pinch Me, I Must Be Eating"
December 5, 2013
Filed under Campus Life

Like most fast food restaurants in Slippery Rock, Sheetz has been a staple of student diets from the moment that they step onto campus. Unfortunately, the local Sheetz used to be run down, small, crowded, and was nicknamed Club Sheetz any time after midnight when a line was around the block. With... Read more »

Students celebrate holidays around the world

Students celebrate holidays around the world

Stephanie Cheek, Assistant Campus Life Editor
December 4, 2013
Filed under Campus Life

Most SRU students are most familiar with the holiday of Christmas, but at the end of the year there are a lot more holidays that people of all different religions and nationalities celebrate every year. Each booth at SRU’s Holidays Around the World event featured an organization that demonstrates... Read more »

Disney’s Frozen, a holiday hit for families

Disney’s Frozen, a holiday hit for families

Jimmy Graner, Rocket Contributor
December 4, 2013
Filed under Campus Life

Disney is known for producing some of the best-animated films ever. The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, and The Little Mermaid are just some of the most famous. To gain much popularity though, such films must stand out from others. In order to do this, they must bring to the table the power of laughter,... Read more »

Style improvement advice, trendy-chic celebs featured in how-to fashion book

Katie Ellis, "ROCK'n Fashion"
December 4, 2013
Filed under Campus Life

The fashion industry is a multi-faceted, billion dollar business that is comprised of numerous moving parts, some of which are recognized monthly whenever magazines hit store shelves or seasonally whenever the latest fashions make their runway debut. Countless books have also been published recognizing... Read more »

SLAB students share poetry

Katie Ellis, Rocket Contributor
November 25, 2013
Filed under Campus Life

Students gathered to hear their peers read original work at the latest Bailey Vox reading series, sponsored by SLAB, in the Spotts World Culture Building on Thursday evening. Gathered underneath the warm and inviting glow of twinkle lights in a rainbow of colors, thirty students sat intently listening... Read more »