Pledge of Allegiance isn’t representative of all American people

Cheyenne Jackson, Commentary

September 10, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Disclaimer: The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by the various authors on The Rocket opinion pages do not necessarily reflect the opinions,... Read more »

A field guide to species of college stereotype hybrids you can find only on SRU’s campus

Janelle Wilson, Editor in Chief

September 3, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Not unlike a nature documentary, Slippery Rock is home to many species of college stereotypes. You’re probably asking what’s different about college stereotypes at SRU compared to other schools.... Read more »

Six things they don’t tell freshmen at orientation

Chris Gordon, Asst. News Editor

August 28, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Generally speaking, Slippery Rock University does an excellent job ensuring its students experience a smooth transition from home-life to college. Each year, a few low-key details inevitably fall through the cracks. So, take it... Read more »

Rocket photographer commemorates time quantitatively, with over 50,000 photos taken

Alex Mowrey, Photo Editor

April 30, 2015

Filed under Opinion

College. Four years that we bury our noses in books, procrastinate on research papers, make new friends and discover who we are. This is an adventure that no one can be prepared for, there is no manual for how to be successful... Read more »

Sports editor takes pride in working with ‘best minds in communication department’

Brian Hepfinger

April 30, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Over the past four years, I’ve been blessed to be a part of one of the top student-run newspapers in Pennsylvania. During the first three years of my... Read more »

Biology major as editor-in-chief pleasantly surprised by experience

Kevin Squires

April 30, 2015

Filed under Opinion

I’ll never forget the day the gawky news editor of The Rocket, Jonathan Janasik, approached in with uneasy “hey” at Boozel Dining Hall and said he thought I should write for the news section the next year. To be honest,... Read more »

Fashion columnist seeks to use experience on the Rocket to further her career

Katie Ellis

April 29, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Four years ago I can remember packing the back of my parents’ SUV with everything I thought I’d need to take with me as I started college. My boxes weren’t just weighed down by the pictures of my closest friends from high... Read more »