‘Dress for Success Fashion Show’ informs students on professional and casual attire

Alex Mowrey, Photo Editor
March 5, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Slideshows

The “Dress for Success Fashion Show” presented by AVI, Career Education and Development Office, CSIL, Enterprise, Grove City Premium Outlets and Prudential on Wednesday evening showed students the appropriate types of attire that is acceptable for men and women in the workplace. Students strutted... Read more »

Art Exhibit (Video)

LaRae Burress, Multimedia Reporter
February 27, 2014
Filed under Multimedia

Ebony Ball (Video)

LaRae Burress, Multimedia Reporter
February 27, 2014
Filed under Multimedia

Black Action Society and NAACP celebrate African American history during Black History Month

Black Action Society and NAACP celebrate African American history during Black History Month

Janelle Wilson, Rocket Contributor
February 20, 2014
Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia

Black History Month came to SRU under the theme “Remembering our History; Building Our Future” and was celebrated with a variety of educational events, including those hosted by the SRU chapters of the Black Action Society (BAS) and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). SRU’s... Read more »

Use Condom Sense

Use Condom Sense

Stephanie Cheek, Assistant Campus Life Editor
February 13, 2014
Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia

The Safer Sex Olympics, Condom Bingo, Sex, Drugs and Pop Culture, and Beers Cheers and Fears are common programs and events that are heard around campus that are held by the HOPE Peer Educators. “Our job is to spread awareness about health on and off campus,” Rachel Mortimer, 21, a junior art... Read more »

“It’s Girl Code”: MTV star Carly Aquilino discusses the show’s impact, shares laughs

“It’s Girl Code”: MTV star Carly Aquilino discusses the show’s impact, shares laughs

Rebecca Marcucci, Campus Life Editor
February 6, 2014
Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia

Gather ‘round ladies, it’s Girl Code! With fire engine-red hair and a nasally, optimistic voice similar to Fran Drescher’s, there’s no denying Carly Aquilino, 23, stands out from the cast of MTV’s Girl Code. Though Aquilino appears much shorter and petite in person compared to the small... Read more »

Slippery Rock celebrates 125 anniversary

Slippery Rock celebrates 125 anniversary

Jonathan Janasik, News Editor
January 30, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News

Kicking off the celebration of Slippery Rock University’s 125 anniversary, SRU President Cheryl J. Norton led a parade of SRU students, alumni, faculty and administration from oldest building on campus, Old Main, to the newest building, the Robert M. Smith Student Center Thursday at noon. “I invite... Read more »

Seniors share SRU bucket lists, what to experience before graduation

Amber Cannon, Rocket Contributor
January 30, 2014
Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia

When making a bucket list, many people construct their list based off of what celebrity they want to marry, becoming famous, or travelling the world. As seniors prepare for graduation, they begin to construct bucket lists of their own. Between now and May, several seniors are trying to experience as... Read more »

The Season of Giving at Slippery Rock University


December 8, 2013
Filed under Multimedia

The University Program Board and the CSIL office partnered up in effort to give back to those in need during this holiday season. The event was held in the Robert M. Smith Student Center on Tuesday December 3rd during common hour.

The passionate journey of an athlete

The passionate journey of an athlete

Katie Ellis
December 7, 2013
Filed under Multimedia

Passion is the driving force behind an athlete and their pursuit of excellence in a sport.  Whenever someone develops a love for a sport at a young age, it can either be a passing fad, or an interest that can’t be overlooked, which is something that rings true for Lauryn Fawcett. Competition... Read more »