Students should consider effort that goes into running Boozel

Amanda Klein, SRU Student

October 17, 2013

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

As a Boozel student employee of three years, I found the “AVI gets sloppy on the weekends” article in the Opinion section of September 27 issue of the paper to be very offensive. In the past three years, I have had the privilege... Read more »

People should spread kindness, not pass misery on to others

Ashley Cook, Pixie Posts

October 17, 2013

Filed under Opinion

“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.” – Henry James Working at a worldwide fast food restaurant for the last four years has made me... Read more »

Society approaching teen bullying issue the wrong way

Jim Garrity, Commentary

October 17, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Being a fat kid in middle school isn’t easy, trust me.  I was fat.  I won’t dance around it and say “pudgy” or “chubby”, I’ll be honest and say fat.  As a result, being made fun of is a large part of my history,... Read more »

Americans can justify buying animal Halloween costumes

Kelsey Sozanski, Casey's Corner, Consider This

October 17, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Halloween costumes for animals, you either love them or you hate them.  It has been reported according to Time Magazine, that Americans spend $370 million on our pets’ costumes. Recession? What recession? If we can spend... Read more »

Television viewers ‘media crazed’ in today’s society

Casey Young, Casey's Corner, Consider This

October 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

No one can escape the media.  It is everywhere, surrounding us 24/7.  Although, who really wants to escape it?  Our generation of students have grown up in a media crazed society.  We grew up watching Barney and Teletubbies,... Read more »

People pose as famous on Instagram app

LaRae Ferguson, RaeLa's Rant

October 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

How is it that you can be one person over the Internet and the complete opposite in real life? One hundred likes on Instagram and suddenly you’re a hot commodity? Who sets the standards? Apparently we do… although I... Read more »

Students should go outside their comfort zone, ‘live a little’

Ashley Cook, Commentary

October 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

While in Italy, on our way to the Piazzale Michelangelo, my group stopped on the Ponte Vecchio to snap some photos of the bridge at night. After a couple of photos, we noticed that an Italian musician was setting up and beginning... Read more »

Women’s Center looking forward to upcoming events

Andria Alessio, Commentary

October 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

The Women’s Center is looking forward to bringing back some of the various events and awareness days from prior years, and revamping them to reach out even more to Slippery Rock University students. Last week, the Women’s... Read more »