Oscars serve as platform for social issues

Joseph Szalinski, Commentary

February 26, 2015

Filed under Opinion

For many, the annual Academy Awards is a time to celebrate the hard work that many of Hollywood’s top filmmakers and performers have to offer. Speeches are given, usually thanking peers, colleagues,... Read more »

SRU graduates ‘not ill-prepared to teach’

Deborah Wells

February 19, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Last week’s Rocket was graced by a letter to the editor “When Everyone Gets Easy A’s, No One Benefits”, written by Kate Walsh, President of the National Council on Teacher Quality. Now why... Read more »

‘Fallacious’ claims used to ‘scare’ readers in opinion piece

Michael Farah

February 19, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

The opinion article on ‘WARNING: Binders are not ok’ contains fallacious claims that were presented by the author(s) of the article. The first claim that Samsill is “cowardly and selfish”... Read more »

When everyone gets easy A’s, no one benefits

Kate Walsh

February 12, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

As a college student, you already know how much GPAs matter.  Your grade point average determines whether or not you keep your scholarships. It affects... Read more »