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Pittsburgh Speaker Series hosts racism in America panel at RMU

Pittsburgh Speaker Series hosts racism in America panel at RMU

Briana Lewis
December 4, 2016
Filed under News

On Nov. 16, the Pittsburgh Speakers Series hosted a panel in the Sewall Center’s International Suite on the topic of Racism in America for Robert Morris University students and faculty to attend to discuss topics of racism.The speaker, Jason Riley, who is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute... Read more »

RMU group moves to make type 1 diabetes to type none

RMU group moves to make type 1 diabetes to type none

Raistlyn Lehman
December 3, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

Originally known as Juvenile Diabetes, is an incurable disease that is mainly diagnosed in children. According to the American Diabetes Association, type 1 diabetes is when the body fails to produce insulin, which results in the body being unable to process glucose from the bloodstream into the cells... Read more »

Police Blotter 11/02/16 – 11/29/16

Police Blotter 11/02/16 – 11/29/16

December 2, 2016
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

11/02/16 - Trouble Alarm - Guardian reported a trouble alarm activated in Concord Hall.  Officers determined the alarm was activated from the residents cooking.  Maintenance was notified to reset that alarm system. (Closed) 11/02/16 - Departmental Information - A student reported finding a note on thei... Read more »

New recreation, fitness center fees will be added to all students’ tuition

New recreation, fitness center fees will be added to all students’ tuition

Delaney Hassell and Brittany Mayer
December 1, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

As of a Nov. 1 Student Government Association meeting, student organizations and the student body were fully made aware of Robert Morris University's new student recreation and fitness center and all the fees that are coming along with it. During the SGA meeting, a vote was taken asking student group'... Read more »

Shattering the Silence at RMU sheds light on sexual assault prevention, awareness

Shattering the Silence at RMU sheds light on sexual assault prevention, awareness

Malyk Johnson
November 30, 2016
Filed under News

On Nov. 16, students filed into PNC Colonial Cafe for Shattering the Silence in order to raise money for charity.RMU students Samantha Sektnan, Samantha Carpin, Natalie O'Neil and Amari Jacks, all seniors, were tasked with holding a fundraiser for a charity of their choice in Ann Jabro's Communication Seminar c... Read more »

Milk’s favorite cookie to go over seas

Milk’s favorite cookie to go over seas

Raistlyn Lehman
November 29, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

As the season of giving grows, more people are looking for a way to give back to their community. Robert Morris University has plenty of ways students, faculty, and staff can give back—one of those ways includes Operation Oreo. A band program, Operation Oreo is a unique way to thank the troops ac... Read more »

Ohio State attack shows importance of campus alert systems

Ohio State attack shows importance of campus alert systems

Delaney Hassell, News Manager
November 28, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

After the events on the campus of The Ohio State University Monday morning, colleges can see how important alert systems are. Students interviewed on CBSN stated that they were alerted to the active attacker on campus through a “Buckeye Alert” similar to RMU Alerts. As of 2:32 p.m. on Monday U... Read more »

Moon Township Wal-Mart opens today

Moon Township Wal-Mart opens today

Brittany Mayer
November 16, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

The Moon Township Wal-Mart had its anticipated official grand opening today, Nov. 16, at 8 a.m.The Wal-Mart has been an ongoing project on University Boulevard for seven months and had the official ribbon-cutting ceremony early this morning while a line of shoppers waited to enter."We've hired over 300 p... Read more »

Dr. Terri Devereaux joins RMU SNHS

Dr. Terri Devereaux joins RMU SNHS

Malyk Johnson
November 14, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

As of Nov. 1, 2016, Dr. Terri Devereaux will be joining Robert Morris University's School of Nursing and Health Services as the Doctor of Nurse Practice program director.Devereaux is filling the position held previously by Denise Ramponi since June 2015. As the DNP, Devereaux will be in charge of making... Read more »

Donald Trump has won the Presidential Election of 2016

Donald Trump has won the Presidential Election of 2016

November 9, 2016
Filed under Election Night 2016, News, Top Stories

Over the course of the 2016 presidential election, it has finally come to a close with Donald Trump as the new president elect. Trump started his career as a Businessman and TV personality. For this election, Trump has been fighting his opponent, Hillary Clinton, to be the 45th president. VIDEO: 2... Read more »