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Mike Tomlin to give keynote at 2017 RMU graduate commencement

Mike Tomlin to give keynote at 2017 RMU graduate commencement

Delaney Hassell, News Manger
March 9, 2017
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Robert Morris University announced today that Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin will be a keynote speaker at the university's 92nd commencement ceremony in the Charles L. Sewall Center. Tomlin will speak on Friday, May 5 at the graduate commencement ceremony, where about 200 students will be awarded ma...

RMU, Moon Township collaborate on road construction

RMU, Moon Township collaborate on road construction

Gage Goulding
March 7, 2017
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The main entrance to Robert Morris University stems off of University Boulevard, a busy connector between Pittsburgh International Airport and Sewickley. With RMU being located to the side of the four-lane airport corridor with no dedicated turning lanes, commuting for students and faculty can sometimes be...

RMU wraps up Black History Month events with luncheon

RMU wraps up Black History Month events with luncheon

Malyk Johnson
March 3, 2017
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Robert Morris University wrapped up their Black History Month programs with a luncheon at the Sewall Center.The luncheon which was free to students and $10 for faculty, staff and had guest speakers that included the founder of Steel Smiling, Julius Boatwright and John Dunn, an adjunct economics and legal...

FedEx CEO Visits RMU

FedEx CEO Visits RMU

Julian Gregorio
February 28, 2017
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Robert Morris students and professors squeezed into a packed venue on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, to see the President and CEO of FedEx Ground.Henry Maier stopped by the Sewall International Suite at the peak of RMU's Business Week to give a short speech and field questions from a student- and staff-filled audience....

RMU holds successful 2017 Siblings Weekend

RMU holds successful 2017 Siblings Weekend

Briana Lewis
February 26, 2017
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This weekend students and families came to Robert Morris University for this year’s Hawaiian Luau themed Siblings Weekend.Friday night started off Siblings weekend with dodgeball, laser tag and Hawaiian themed movies in the John Jay Gym after students and siblings checked into the PNC Colonial ...

What to expect this Siblings Weekend

What to expect this Siblings Weekend

Briana Lewis
February 24, 2017
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Robert Morris University’s Resident Housing Association has a full three days worth of fun planned for this year’s Siblings Weekend.The RHA is encouraging Siblings Weekend attendees to tag their photos with #BobbyMohana and look out for the “Siblings Weekend 2017” geo-filter on Snapch...

Police Blotter 02/07/17 – 02/20/17

Police Blotter 02/07/17 – 02/20/17

February 24, 2017
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

02/07/17 - Departmental Information - Maintenance reported damage done to a picture in Yorktown Hall.  A report was issued to document this incident. (Closed) 02/07/17 - Departmental Information - Residence Life reported an odor of what they believed to be natural gas in Monroe Hall.  Officers...

Student recreation, fitness center construction continues

Student recreation, fitness center construction continues

Gage Goulding
February 22, 2017
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Robert Morris University is a school known for its growing and competitive athletic programs. With the plans for a new arena to replace the current Sewall Center, there is more construction that is taking place under the $50 million budget: the new Student Recreation and Fitness Center.The North Ath...

RMU employees prepare for switch to UPMC Health Plan

RMU employees prepare for switch to UPMC Health Plan

Delaney Hassell, News Manger
February 20, 2017
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Beginning on June 1, UPMC Health Plan will become the provider of employee health insurance at Robert Morris University. With the announcement of the new UPMC Events Center in January, RMU also released that UPMC is set to become the sole provider of sports medicine for the 16 NCAA Division I sports programs as well as the empl...

RMU asks students to take the Shady Party Test

RMU asks students to take the Shady Party Test

Arli Swaney
February 17, 2017
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Robert Morris University is actively trying to change the way college students party and go about partying. With a program that was open to all students on Feb. 7, RMU hoped to address how students can be safer when it comes to drinking and partying. The Fraternal Values Society, a Greek organization kn...