What’s really going on with parking

What’s really going on with parking

Kendall Valan, Assistant News Editor
September 23, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

Student and faculty drivers of Robert Morris have always faced a difficult time finding space to park on campus.  And as the student body increases, so does the amount of complaints targeted at the campus police department. At times when traffic is dense, many students can be found doing the ‘commuter... Read more »

WWII vet featured as Constitution Day speaker

WWII vet featured as Constitution Day speaker

Nick Buzzelli
September 19, 2014
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In previous years, Robert Morris held essay contests and debates in order to commemorate Constitution Day. However this year, Dr. Phillip Harold wanted to do things differently by bringing a guest speaker to campus. After discussing this possibility with Susan Parker, an Assistant Professor of Education,... Read more »

Groundbreaking begins a new era for RMU

Groundbreaking begins a new era for RMU

Hannah Smith, News Editor
September 19, 2014
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Today marked the official start of construction for Robert Morris University’s new School of Nursing and Health Sciences with a groundbreaking ceremony. The ceremony began at approximately 7:30 a.m. with opening remarks from the university’s president, Gregory Dell’Omo. Dell’Omo said the nursing... Read more »

Police Blotter 9/09/14 – 9/15/14

Police Blotter 9/09/14 – 9/15/14

September 18, 2014
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

09/09/14 – Student Conduct - While conducting an investigation an officer noticed alcohol in the open in a student’s room.  The alcohol was disposed of and the student was advised they would be sent through Judicial Affairs for judgment. (Closed) 09/09/14 – Fire Alarm - Guardian reported a... Read more »

RMU Roundtable Series: Women in print media

RMU Roundtable Series: Women in print media

Delaney Hassel, Staff Reporter
September 18, 2014
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RMU's Roundtable Series kicked off this past Tuesday afternoon with Dr. Elizabeth Stork's “Women and Power in Print Media: Cover Girls” event. Stork is the associate professor of Organizational Leadership at RMU. Sheryl Sandberg, now the chief operating officer of Facebook, graced the cover of... Read more »

RMU softball taking strides to better Pittsburgh area

RMU softball taking strides to better Pittsburgh area

Mike Funyak, Staff Reporter
September 17, 2014
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The Robert Morris softball team is seeking donations for a new nonprofit organization, No Roof Knapsacks.  Founded by senior softball player Sam Santillo and her mother, the nonprofit organization takes old or new backpacks and fills them with non-perishable food items, toiletries, and clothes, which... Read more »

Panhellenic Council strives for strong Greek community

Panhellenic Council strives for strong Greek community

Nick Buzzelli, Editor-in-Chief
September 15, 2014
Filed under News

When CaraLee Russell first took over the position of President of Robert Morris University’s Panhellenic Council in November, her main objective was to fortify the bond between the Greek community and those not associated with a sorority. During Russell’s time on the Panhellenic Council Executive... Read more »

Daniel Silke looking to the future

Daniel Silke looking to the future

Hannah Smith, News Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories, Video

When children are 12 or 13 years old, most of them are focused on playing with toys or sports, but not Daniel Silke. When he was this age he joined a political party and started in the actual campaigning side of politics. Silke, who is from South Africa, is one of the visiting Rooney Scholars this semester. This... Read more »

RMU junior brings together Moon community with healthy lifestyle initiative

RMU junior brings together Moon community with healthy lifestyle initiative

Kendall Valan , Assistant News Editor
September 14, 2014
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On Saturday, Sept. 13, the Robert Morris University Sewall Center played host to the “What’s On Your Plate?” Healthy Food and Wellness Expo, sponsored by the Pittsburgh Penguins and Post-Gazette. The event was organized by one of RMU's own.  Bobby Catley, a junior business management major,... Read more »

Fire alarm frenzy

Fire alarm frenzy

Delaney Hassell, Staff Reporter
September 12, 2014
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False alarm...or is it?

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