Late night alarm keeps students awake

Late night alarm keeps students awake

Paul Wintruba, Photography Editor
April 16, 2014
Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, Photo Gallery, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Police Blotter 4/8/14 – 4/13/14

Police Blotter 4/8/14 – 4/13/14

April 15, 2014
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

4/8/14 - Medical Emergency - Parkhurst reported an employee falling and needing medical attention.  The employee tripped, fell and landed on their hip.  Valley Ambulance was notified, but medical treatment was refused by the employee. (Closed) 4/8/14 - Student Conduct - This department was advised... Read more »

President Obama Picks Pittsburgh as Place with “Opportunity For All”

President Obama Picks Pittsburgh as Place with “Opportunity For All”

Leah Fleischel, Editor-in-Chief
April 15, 2014
Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

President Barack Obama is back for more of the Steel City just over two months after visiting Mon Valley Steel Works in West Mifflin to promote his myRA program to the people of Pittsburgh. His focus during his visit on Wednesday at the CCAC campus in North Fayette is to... Read more »

RMU Students Present at IUP Undergraduate Research Conference

RMU Students Present at IUP Undergraduate Research Conference

Melissa Egnacheski, Contributor
April 15, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

Seven of Robert Morris University’s Communication and Media Arts students attended the Laurel Highlands Communications Conference hosted by Indiana University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Research Conference with Dr. Ann Jabro on April 11, 2014. These students were selected to present class projects... Read more »

Former professional athletes visit RMU to raise concussion awareness

Former professional athletes visit RMU to raise concussion awareness

Haley Sawyer, Assistant Sports Editor
April 14, 2014
Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, Sports, Top Stories, Video

One of the hottest topics in athletics, both collegiate and professional, is concussion awareness.  According to the Center for Disease Control, traumatic brain injuries accounted for 715.7 emergency department visits, 91.7 hospitalizations, and 17.1 deaths in America in the year 2010. ... Read more »

Police Blotter 4/1/14 – 4/7/14

Police Blotter 4/1/14 – 4/7/14

April 14, 2014
Filed under News, Police Blotter

4/1/14 - Medical Emergency - An ambulance was requested for a female with a possible concussion.  Valley Ambulance was notified and transported the female student to the Beaver Medical Center for treatment. (Closed) 4/1/14 - Lost Property - A student reported losing a camera in Yorktown Hall. ... Read more »

New interactive website provides another source for college students

New interactive website provides another source for college students

Hannah Smith , News Editor
April 8, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

If you like RateMyProfessor.com, you’ll love SyllabusRate.com.  This newly launched site allows college students to rate and upload the syllabus to a class. Students will be able to use this as a tool to find out what courses they want to take without the hassle of adding or dropping classes when... Read more »

Variety of government officials visit RMU to encourage voting

Variety of government officials visit RMU to encourage voting

Leah Fleischel, Editor-in-Chief
April 5, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

To kick off the RMU Voter Registration Drive, six local politicians came to campus to speak at the Rogal Family Chapel on April 4 to emphasize the importance of voting and voter involvement. The panelists included State Sen. Matt Smith; State Rep. Mark Mustio; State Rep. Adam Ravenstahl, Jim Vitale,... Read more »

Creativity at Work a success yet again

Creativity at Work a success yet again

Vince Russo, Assistant News Editor
April 4, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Thursday, Robert Morris University hosted its annual Creativity at Work Conference. The conference is designed to set students up with networking and interactive conversation with professionals from careers in the fields of Communication, English, and Media Arts. The event started at 8 AM and ran... Read more »

Police Blotter 3/25/14-3/31/14

Police Blotter 3/25/14-3/31/14

April 1, 2014
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

3/28/14 - Student Conduct - While patrolling Yorktown Hall an officer noticed a door on the fourth floor duct taped closed.  One male was identified, and sent through Judicial Affairs for disciplinary actions. (Closed) 3/29/14 - Underage Drinking - A traffic stop was conducted on Concord Way, and... Read more »