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Micro-blogging takes a massive turn

Photo courtesy of dmoberhaus On Oct. 28, Elon Musk completed his $44 million acquisition of Twitter, one of the biggest social media platforms in the...

Supreme Court revisits affirmative action on college campuses

After hearing arguments on Oct. 31 for five hours, the Supreme Court will decide next summer if affirmative action aligns with the original intent...

Midterm elections make history

UPDATED NOV. 30 AT 12 P.M.  The Republican Party has majority control of the United States House of Representatives, while the Democratic Party has control...

Fetterman vs. Oz

CONTENT WARNING: This article discusses potentially sensitive topics. Please use caution before reading. The midterm election in Pennsylvania pits John Fetterman (D) and Dr. Mehmet...

11/3/22 Blotter

CONTENT WARNING: This edition of the blotter contains possible mentions of self-harm and suicidal thoughts. Please use caution before reading.  October 25 - Police responded...

Election insights: Mastriano vs Shapiro

CONTENT WARNING: This article discusses potentially sensitive topics. Please use caution before reading. With midterm elections right around the corner on Nov. 8, The Rocket...

Gender Studies codirector ‘making no decisions’ about retirement 

CONTENT WARNING: This article contains mentions of suicide. Please use caution before reading.  After leading the Gender Studies Department for 12 years, Cindy LaCom (they/them)...

Nearly 90 years of The Rocket

More than 104 years after the first edition of the Slippery Rocket, The Rocket is still standing strong with 14 staff members and a...

Zink files lawsuit against SRU, PASSHE, President Behre

Former SRU Provost Abbey Zink filed a five-count lawsuit against SRU President William Behre, the university and the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education...

Blotter 9/22/22

September 15 - Police received a call from Butler 911 to inform them they were dispatching an ambulance for an individual having a seizure at...
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