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Don’t drink the water

Don’t drink the water

February 25, 2016

Provost’s relocation plan isolates student minority groups

Gabriella Lyons, Contributor

February 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The Robert M. Smith Student Center (SSC) has been bringing Slippery Rock students closer together since the fall of 2012. However, this environment is being threatened for students of color, women, LGBTQIAA++ students and vetera... Read more »

All majors should be respected equally, work together

Joseph Szalinski, Contributor

February 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Being an English major, I’ve heard my fair share of slights at the department, and snide comments about our inability to find jobs. Well, not only do 70 percent of college students not find work in their area of study, but al... Read more »

Job experience isn’t necessary to build resumes, experience

Joseph Szalinski, Rocket Contributor

February 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

When applying for jobs or trying to begin one’s career, college graduates are faced with the daunting challenge of listing experiences. The typical person lists his or her academic achievements and his or her job history. Wh... Read more »

Your college degree won’t give you anything, that’s up to you

Janelle Wilson, Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

What can I do with a college degree? I’m certain this is a question students inevitably ask themselves while tears are streaming down their face, and they’re one cup of coffee away from going into cardiac arrest. Is it worth i... Read more »

Asexuality is underepresented in Valentine’s Day hype

Victoria Davis, Copy/Web Editor

February 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Sex and Love Issue

With Valentine’s Day nearly here everything I see seems to be more sexualized. The commercials have started featuring half-dressed couples draped in bedsheets with thread counts higher than my SAT scores, and chocolate pric... Read more »

College students’ sexualities do not determine morality

Joseph Szalinski

February 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Sex and Love Issue

College is one of the most opportune times for personal growth and discovery. This self-discovery can come from academics, participating in extra-curricular activities, making friends and by becoming sexually aware. Most universit... Read more »

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