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Robert Morris Men’s Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day

Robert Morris Men’s Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day

Daniel Kitchen, Sports Editor

March 23, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports, Top Stories

Just 24 hours after sending two of their nine seniors on to professional careers in the ECHL, the Robert Morris Men's Hockey program tripled that total in one day, with an additional four players making the jump to two different professional leagues. Forward Zac Lynch, goalie Terry Shafer, and defe...

After a strong season, Colonials’ Men’s Hockey sees two more go pro

After a strong season, Colonials’ Men’s Hockey sees two more go pro

Daniel Kitchen, Sports Editor

March 22, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports, Top Stories

The winningest class to ever come through Robert Morris University Men's Hockey may have finished their collegiate playing days, but two of their nine members have just begun the next step of their playing careers, signing on to teams in the East Coast Hockey League. Greg Gibson and David Freidmann, both f...

RMU Men’s Basketball forward Elijah Minnie dismissed from the program

RMU Men’s Basketball forward Elijah Minnie dismissed from the program

Daniel Kitchen, Sports Editor

February 5, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports, Top Stories

A season of disappointments for the Robert Morris Men's Basketball team continued after their loss against Central Connecticut State, as sophomore forward Elijah Minnie was formally kicked off the team. Per comments from Head Coach Andy Toole and Media Relations Director Jim Duzyk, Minnie has been...

Neco Brett becomes second RMU player ever selected in the MLS Draft

Neco Brett becomes second RMU player ever selected in the MLS Draft

Daniel Kitchen, Sports Editor

January 14, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Sports, Top Stories

It took almost two complete rounds, but arguably the best soccer player in Robert Morris history heard his name called in the 2016 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. Neco Brett was drafted 40th overall by the Portland Timbers, the reigning MLS Champions. Going into the draft, Brett was rated anywhere from a...

UPDATE: RMU Island Sports Center bomb threat a hoax

UPDATE: RMU Island Sports Center bomb threat a hoax

Hannah Smith, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Stories

The RMU Island Sports Center was evacuated due to a bomb threat according to an RMU Alert sent out at approximately 3:51 p.m. Robert Morris Police and the police of Ohio Township have been to the Island Sports Center and determined that the bomb threat was a hoax. The suspects have been identified,...

University officials announce 8th president of RMU

University officials announce 8th president of RMU

Delaney Hassell, News Editor

September 10, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, HomeTopCatagory, News, Top Stories

Robert Morris University has announced that 8th president of the university will be Dr. Christopher B. Howard. According to an email sent out by the RMU Board of Trustees Chair, Gary Claus, Howard is currently the president of Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia. Hampden-Sydney is a private college...

RMU men’s basketball player arrested on the South Side, suspended by team

RMU men’s basketball player arrested on the South Side, suspended by team

Jon Fisher, Social Media Editor

March 9, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, Sports, Top Stories

UPDATE (10:12 PM): Stephan Bennett – who is suspended from the team as of Monday, according to TribLive – has posted bail and is set to appear in court on Mar. 18. “Per team policy, Stephen Bennett has been suspended from the basketball team pending further investigation,” athletic department...

Dell’Omo not yet finished at RMU

Dell’Omo not yet finished at RMU

Hannah Smith, News Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Stories

Robert Morris University announced today that President Gregory Dell’Omo has accepted presidency at Rider University in New Jersey and will be starting starting Aug. 1, 2015. Dell’Omo will continue to serve as president the rest of the academic school year. Dell’Omo will be the seventh president...

Dell’Omo headed for Rider University

Dell’Omo headed for Rider University

Haley Sawyer, Copy Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Breaking News, HomeTopCatagory, News, Top Stories, Video

In the wake of pre-finals week, it was announced that Robert Morris University president Gregory Dell'Omo will soon be employed as the seventh president of New Jersey's Rider University. Rider University, founded in 1865, has an undergraduate enrollment of 4,419 and located in suburban Lawrence...

Breaking: Students displaced after C Tower fire

Breaking: Students displaced after C Tower fire

Hannah Smith, News Editor

November 25, 2014


Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Stories

Moon Township Fire Co. responded to a dorm fire early this morning in the C Tower of Washington Hall after a student knocked over a burning candle in the third-floor suite. The flames occurred a little before 6 a.m. causing damage to the room. The rooms above and below the third-floor suite only received some smoke and water ...