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Humans of RMU: The Hockey Player

Humans of RMU: The Hockey Player

Maura Linehan

April 8, 2016

David Friedmann began playing hockey when he was just four years old. With practice came opportunities to play the game on numerous teams, all of which led to four years on the Robert Morris University Men’s Hockey Team. With his college hockey career completed, Friedmann has moved on to become a ...

Humans of RMU: The Dancer

Humans of RMU: The Dancer

Maura Linehan, Assistant A&E Editor

April 2, 2016

Dancing requires a unique set of physical and expressive talents, and while Kami Warnock -- a freshman at Robert Morris -- did not come to college to study dance, she still wanted to pursue her art as a student. She has been able to have that opportunity by joining the Colonial Elite Competition Dance...

Humans of RMU: The Athletics Intern

Humans of RMU: The Athletics Intern

Maura Linehan

March 25, 2016

As a college sports fan, Andrew Miller, a sophomore at Robert Morris, has the ideal internship—he gets to attend every major RMU sporting event. While he was involved with the athletic department his freshman year, his role as an athletics intern this school year means that he doesn’t ju...

Humans of RMU: The Fund Raiser

Humans of RMU: The Fund Raiser

Maura Linehan

March 4, 2016

With February come to pass, the love that is celebrated during the month of Valentines will not soon be forgotten. Emily Kiss, a freshman at Robert Morris, spreads this love to children living with cancer during February and throughout the rest of the year by starting a Love Your Mellon Campus Crew in...

Humans of RMU: The Zumba Instructor

Humans of RMU: The Zumba Instructor

Maura Linehan, Assistant A&E Editor

February 19, 2016

Zumba is a form of exercise that combines conditioning and dance moves along with Latin and other styles of music for a beneficial and enjoyable workout. Eileen Toribio, a senior at RMU, shares her expertise in this type of fitness to lead a class at Robert Morris every Tuesday and Thursday night. For...

Humans of RMU: The Actor

Humans of RMU: The Actor

Maura Linehan

February 6, 2016

“Theater has given me the life I didn’t think I would have,” Adam Arent said. Arent, a freshman at RMU, is a member of the Robert Morris University Colonial Theater. He is currently appearing with them in West Side Story, which is being performed at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School in...

Humans of RMU: The Male Cheerleader

Humans of RMU: The Male Cheerleader

Maura Linehan

January 29, 2016

Cheerleading may be seen as a feminine sport by some, but, in reality, it takes a great deal of technique and strength. Asa Bull, a junior at Robert Morris, is a second year male cheerleader, and while he has not been involved in the sport for very long, cheering is something that the athlete in him...

Humans of RMU: The Older Twin

Humans of RMU: The Older Twin

Maura Linehan

January 22, 2016

Mackenzie Ranko and Kyla Ranko have a sorority bond that is unique. In addition to both being members of Zeta Tau Alpha, they are also twin sisters. Mackenzie Ranko, a freshman at Robert Morris, happens to be the older of the two—born 19 minutes before her twin; although, they nearly wound up being...

Humans of RMU: The Saudi Club Leader

Humans of RMU: The Saudi Club Leader

Maura Linehan

December 18, 2015

No matter what, Christmas always falls on December 25. The same cannot be said for other important holidays throughout the year. For Khalid Alshammari, a junior at Robert Morris, the lunar calendar of his Islamic faith tells him when the official Muslim holidays of Eid Al-fiter and Eid Al-Adha occur,...

Humans of RMU: The Sheetz Crew Member

Maura Linehan

December 11, 2015

Food consumes the interest of college students. People don’t learn on an empty stomach, so eating is a big deal. When the food on campus gets boring, people start looking off-campus for a change. With more than 400 locations across Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland and North Carolina...