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How to shop Black Friday

How to shop Black Friday

Elizabeth Witowich, Asst. Lifestyles Editor

November 13, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Make, not only yourself, but your wallet happy this Black Friday.  Thanksgiving break means many things for college students. Relaxing with friends and family, enjoying a Thanksgiving meal and of course, shopping on Black Friday. As much fun as Thanksgiving is, it cannot even be compared to the exci...

Pittsburgh lights up

Elizabeth Witowich, Asst. Lifestyles Editor

November 13, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

52nd Light Up night event to happen November 16 The weather is getting colder and soon Christmas will be upon us. Along with the change in the weather and the overload of holiday decorations, comes a tradition in Pittsburgh known as Light Up night. Those from Pittsburgh have seen the spectacle wh...

Photo Gallery: Behind the Scenes of Election Night 2012

Photo Gallery: Behind the Scenes of Election Night 2012

November 7, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Election Night 2012

Check out the behind the scene photos shot throughout our live Election Night Coverage on Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Vampires, zombies, witches: Oh my!

Alyssa Bishop, Staff Writer

November 5, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Faculty and students alike were treated to a presentation of all the things that go bump in the night during the fifth annual Creepy Conference on Oct. 23 in the Sewall Center. The conference featured stories of the undead, vampires, witches and ghosts and was sponsored by Sigma Tau Delta and the English...

Minding your manners: RMU students learn practical skills at etiquette dinner

Minding your manners: RMU students learn practical skills at etiquette dinner

Elizabeth Witowich, Asst. Lifestyles Editor

November 5, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Practicality and manners are two things not typically associated with college students. Despite this common conception, Robert Morris University students are given the chance to learn about modern etiquette and, more specifically, how to stay ahead in future, professional environments. This etiquette...

Paranormal Inactivity

Paranormal Inactivity

Leah Moose, Lifestyles Editor

November 5, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Fourth movie creeps along in plot progress After viewing “Paranormal Activity 4” (PA4), one admittedly nasty saying comes to mind. “With a face only a mother could love” is similar to how I sum up this movie – it is a film only a die-hard fan could approve of. If you have been dying to se...

Idlewild honored as oldest amusement park in Pa

Idlewild honored as oldest amusement park in Pa

Mike Funyak, Staff Writer

October 20, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

On a cold, rainy Saturday, Oct. 6 morning, a small and historical presentation occurred at Idlewild & Soak Zone located in Ligonier, Pennsylvania.  Drivers who pass by Idlewild on Lincoln Highway aren’t able to see much of the park other than parking lots and a few storybook looking buildings. ...

One-on-one with “Perks” director Stephen Chbosky

Leah Moose, Lifestyles Editor

October 16, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

I completed the interview with writer/director of "Perks of Being a Wallflower," Stephen Chbosky on Sept. 28 at the Fairmont Hotel in Pittsburgh, Pa. As I was waiting for him to finish up a previous interview (about 50 feet away from me), the atmosphere of the hotel began to leak out. Its inhabitants...

HIYA! RMU Acting class takes on combat

HIYA! RMU Acting class takes on combat

October 16, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Photo Gallery

Professor Barbara Burgess-Lefebvre's Combat Acting class took their moves outside last week. Checkout these action shots our photographer captured last week!

Collegiate interior design: Stripper pole?

Yulia Vasilyeva, Assistant Ad Manager

October 10, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion/Editorial

The residents of Washington C4 had a living room design that impressed everybody with its uniqueness. A disco ball, flashing lights, strobe light and stripper pole made the room look like a night club. However, the Office of Residence Life banned this design idea. Residents in the suite soon received...