The Rocket

Don’t believe everything you read on Twitter

Adam Zook, News Editor

September 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The term "fake news" is tossed around with startling regularity, mostly by political leaders and members of an increasingly polarized media. Last week, reports of sex traffickers posing as maintenance workers and abducting...

Copy/web editor blasts off for the last time

Victoria Davis, Copy/Web Editor

May 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I'm not one of those noble people who does work for internal satisfaction. Several of the editors I've seen in my three years on The Rocket staff. This need for external validation makes my job incredibly difficult. No one really notices the copy edi...

Editor-in-Chief found his passion at The Rocket

Cody Nespor, Editor-in-Chief

May 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I cannot quite remember what it was like in the weird time between my high school graduation and starting college at Slippery Rock. At 18 years old we weirdly have to make a bunch of decisions that affect the rest of our lives,...

Sports editor says “lol, bye”

Justin Kraus, Sports Editor

May 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Not to be the most cliché person on earth, but it really does feel like yesterday that I rolled out of bed with a text from then-assistant sports editor Cody Nespor asking if I wanted to do an article on the Division II football...

News Editor burns ALL THE BRIDGES

Daniel DiFabio, News Editor

May 3, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I’ve served as news editor for The Rocket since the 2016-17 school year and experienced many things. I’ve heard the sound of 14 kazoos play outside of a Primanti’s which broke the quiet air and reminded me that I was with...

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