Culture, Fashion, Photography

Strike A Pose

Historically, ballet has been an inaccessible art form that celebrated the slender, ethereal, Caucasian woman. However, as Features writer Joel Calfee describes, social media may be a conduit through which the field can be salvaged and, quite literally, seen in color. [Content Warning: Brief mention of body image/eating disorder] When was the last time you […]

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Culture, Fashion, Photography

White Noise

In the past few years, queer representation in the music industry has skyrocketed, allowing for the pop music scene to feel increasingly diverse. However, Features writer Joel Calfee argues that while LGBTQ+ artists have become more visible, there is an underlying glorification of white artists, and the media, as well as consumers, must strive to […]

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Culture, Fashion

Decades in the Making

An inside look at ROCKET’s 70s’ shoot… As the ROCKET staff prepared its second shoot for its Fall/Winter 2017 issue, the team stepped back in time by adopting the look of the seventies, but with a modern flair. On set, tables overflowed with earth tones, sharp patterns, and flashy accessories. It was an assemblage of […]

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