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SGA’s greek life funding change explained

Cody Nespor, Editor-in-Chief

March 26, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

Last week, I published an opinion piece with questions about a recent change the Student Government Association (SGA) made to their finance policy regarding funding greek life organizations. On Monday I was able to meet with...

How technology has changed social interactions

Joshua Kellem, Rocket Contributor

March 22, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Rachel Lawler, a senior exercise science major and Slippery Rock University (SRU) Student Government president, and many others like her, think they’ve pinpointed why phone and social media interaction are preferred nowadays, as opp...

SGA’s greek life funding change sets a perplexing precedent

Cody Nespor, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2018

Filed under Opinion

This week the Slippery Rock Student Government Association made a change about funding and greek organizations on campus. At their formal meeting this past Tuesday, SGA voted to fund greek organizations and hold them to the same stan...

An open letter to President Behre

The Rocket Staff

March 22, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Dear Dr.William Behre, On July 1 you are going to become the acting president at what might be the quirkiest small college in all of America. Slippery Rock just flat out is a weird name for a school and considering its size, SRU...

It is never too early to start planning for the future

Dylan Vamosi, Rocket Contributor

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

“Graduate school is a great time for reflection, furthering one’s experiences, and transitioning into professional life.” Not many incoming freshmen have an exact plan for how their college careers will unfold. Four years...

Take chances, make mistakes and get messy

Megan Anderson, Rocket Contributor

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Being a freshman one of the best and worst times of my life as a college student. Don’t get me wrong college is great, you get to finally make your own decision and how you want to spend your free time. You get to make new frie...

How to make college home away from home

Chloe Frey, Rocket Contributor

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Let me give you an insight to my best advice, tips, and tricks to surviving (and enjoying life) here at SRU. First, come with an open mind and open heart. We were all raised differently, come from many different places and were...

SRU is a special school, and it is easy to see why

The Rocket Staff

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

“WHERE THE SLIPPERY ROCK CREEK WANDERS WITH ITS SPARKLING FALLS THERE IN STATELY GRACE AND BEAUTY STANDS OLD S.R. HALLS.” The first lines of the SRU alma mater tells you exactly what Slippery Rock is all about: a scho...

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