Letter to the Editor: Ice Bucket Challenge ‘stands as an example of using social media for good’

Gordon Ovenshine

September 4, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Thank you to Kevin Squires and The Rocket for drawing worthy attention to ALS via the paper’s Aug. 28 opinion piece. My mother-in-law was recently diagnosed, so we are learning as a family about... Read more »

News outlets often convey realities of science poorly

Kevin Squires, It's Rocket Science

August 28, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The world of science is a beautiful... Read more »

SGA president encourages students to get involved on campus

Katie Hill, SGA President

August 28, 2014

Filed under Opinion

On behalf of the Slippery Rock Student Government Association (SGA), I would like to say to the SRU students, faculty, and staff, WELCOME BACK to the Rock! If... Read more »

Inconsistent fines in NFL unlikely to change

Diana Caruso, Commentary

August 28, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The beginning of a new school year, brings along a new season of an American classic, football. During the 2014 off season and preseason, 29 players have encountered punishments from on and off the... Read more »

Ice Bucket Challenge videos should not be an alternative to donating money to ALS Association

Karleigh Santry, Advertising Manager

August 28, 2014

Filed under Opinion

If you have an internet connection, chances are you’ve seen the Ice Bucket Challenge. For the past few weeks, my social media feeds have been filled with hundreds of these Ice Bucket Challenge... Read more »

Here we go Rock fans

Kristin Karam, Sports Editor

May 1, 2014

Filed under Opinion

When you graduate from high school, all your friends’ parents and relatives tell you how college will be the best time of your life. They tell you to stay as long as you can and to enjoy every... Read more »

Finding a silver lining at The Rocket

Matthew Morgan, Assistant Sports Editor

May 1, 2014

Filed under Opinion

People always say that “College is the best time of your life,” and in most instances I would say that is a bit cliché. When it comes to The Rocket however, I couldn’t agree more. ... Read more »