The Rocket captures six PA Press Association Awards


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SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - The Rocket, the independent, student-run newspaper at Slippery Rock University, has captured six Student Keystone Press Awards.

The Student Keystone Press Awards, sponsored by the Pennsylvania News Media Association, recognize high school and college journalism that provides "relevance, integrity and initiative in serving readers."

Any student at any public, private or parochial Pennsylvania high school, college or university who has had his or her material published in a school newspaper may enter the contest.

The Rocket, recognized for its entries in the PNMA's Division II that is for colleges and universities with enrollment less than 10,000 students, captured more honors than any other school in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education.

Awards were present to The Rocket in the following categories:

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