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Letter to the Editor: To the Slippery Rock University Family

Bob Taylor

October 11, 2017

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

To the Slippery Rock University Family,   Friday’s meeting of the Council of Trustees, and the decision to temporarily suspend and possibly extend the presidential search, was a defining moment in the history of a great institution.   ...

America’s gun problem a multi-faceted, undefinable one

Justin Kraus, Sports editor

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Tragedy happens everywhere, that comes to the surprise of no one. What may be surprising is that over one percent of all deaths in America come at the hands of firearms, per the National Research Council; shockingly, mass-shootings...

Our next president should reflect what makes SRU unique

Dylan Vamosi, Rocket Contributor

October 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Last week, Slippery Rock University narrowed the pool of presidential candidates down to three. Opportunities have been given to students to meet with these candidates and discuss how SRU can continue to excel -- and what should...

Dating apps make faithful relationships hard to come by

Chloë Frey, Rocket Contributor

September 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Looking for a relationship, one-night stand, or maybe even someone to talk to because you’re feeling lonely?  Don’t worry, there’s an app for that.  Everyday there are apps being created for your everyday needs; from ...

Family and Friends Weekend offers a chance for reflection

Dylan Vamosi, Rocket Contributor

September 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Family and Friends Weekend is a great way for students to connect their two homes. The upcoming days will promote exciting on-campus activities to showcase SRU’s finer features. Aside from the community benefits of these ev...

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