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Mac Miller Concert

Alex Mowrey, Photo Editor

December 16, 2012

Filed under Campus Life, Photo Slideshows

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New technology opens door to world of virtual classes for students

Rebecca Marcucci, Rocket Contributor

December 6, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

Imagine you can take a class where you are an avatar – not a lanky and scaly blue cinematic creature, but an online personality much like an Xbox character. In this type of classroom, you can ask questions and interact with...

Students learn to fight back against HIV/AIDS

Courtney Tietje, Assistant Campus Life Editor

December 6, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

“Fight back!” Mike Hellman screams into the microphone, and the crowd responds with a hearty, “End AIDS!” After sixteen short readings, spoken words, and performances by students and faculty, Hellman took the stage...

Leather, winter whites among new winter trends

Katie Ellis, Rocket Contributor

December 6, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

As the semester draws to a close, and the official start of winter quickly approaches, brush up on the latest trends for the upcoming season.  This season is all about winter whites, leather, and the fashion industry’s latest...

Ask Ana

Ana Graham, Rocket Contributor

December 6, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

Dear Ana, What’s a good way to de-stress for finals? Token Finals Question Dear Token, I know it seems like a long perilous journey that has no end, but finals are only a week long. In fact, they’re not even a week long...

Music for the soul

Courtney Tietje, Assistant Campus Life Editor

November 30, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

Recent advances in therapeutic technologies and practices are greatly impacting the world around us, particularly when it comes to the emerging area of Music Therapy, according to senior music therapy major and president of the...

Ask Ana

Ana Graham, Rocket Contributor

November 30, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

Dear Ana, I want to start having a more dressed-up, professional look but I don’t have the time to put into looking good. Should I start waking up at 5 a.m. to get all dressed up, or should I be a slob forever? Slob Dear...

Fighting the spread of germs and illness during the cold and flu season

Rebecca Marcucci, Rocket Contributor

November 30, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

The intense winter seasons and finals week are quickly approaching and now is not the time to get sick. After all, the kid who’s coughing into his hands before sending the attendance sheet around is enough to make anybody nervous...

Taking care when you have a cold or the flu

Alyssa Cirincione, Rocket Contributor

November 30, 2012

Filed under Campus Life

Winter is the season for getting the cold or the flu, which causes many students to take better care of themselves while they’re sick, but according to McLachlan Student Health Center’s registered nurse (RN) Elaine Hughes,...

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