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UPB prepares for Valentine’s Day event

Taylor Akers, Rocket Contributor

February 8, 2018

Filed under Campus Life

As Valentine’s Day slowly approaches Slippery Rock University, many students and organizations are preparing to share the love. The University Program Board (UPB) is just one of these organizations. On Tuesday, Feb. 13, UPB will be hosting the...

BAS to go on cultural immersion trip

Megan Majercak, Asst. Campus Life Editor

January 31, 2018

Filed under Campus Life

Black Action Society (BAS) focuses on educating people on black history and black influences, which is why they will be taking a group of students on a cultural immersion trip to Baltimore, Maryland from February 23 to 24. Kennedy...

Students make a change with Save The Chimps

Megan Majercak, Asst. Campus Life Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Campus Life

Over winter break, students traveled back home for 5 weeks to work, relax and spend time home again. However, a group of six students and one faculty member at SRU went on an Alternative Break to Fort Pierce, Florida to volunteer...

Music Review – recent releases suggest 2018 will be good year for music

Mallory Angelucci, Rocket Contributor

January 26, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Opinion

Building reputations, breaking bridges, and taking names: new and exciting things are happening in music! As Taylor Swift serenades us with the troubles and woes of making friends and foes as a twenty-something in 2017, artists...

St. Jude Up ‘Til 2 prepares for fundraising event in February

Hope Hoehler, Rocket Contributor

January 26, 2018

Filed under Campus Life

On February 9 starting at 8 p.m., the six-hour St. Jude Up 'Til 2 fundraiser will take place in the ARC. "We host [Up 'Til 2] every year to raise money and awareness for St. Jude's Children Research Hospital," said executive...

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