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The Seussical comes to RMU

The Seussical comes to RMU

Garret Roberts

March 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles, Theater, Top Stories

"The Cat in the Hat” has jumped from the pages of a storybook to the stage at Massey Hall this weekend for the RMU performance of “Seussical.” Featuring the classic characters created by Dr. Seuss, the play is sure to entertain both children and adults alike. The musical will have performances...

What’s a fraternity sweetheart?

What’s a fraternity sweetheart?

Jocelyn Burns

March 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Greek Life, Lifestyles, Top Stories

While Greek life may seem simple to an outsider, both fraternities and sororities have complex positions and roles for all involved. For example, a fraternity may have a woman who takes on the role of "sweetheart," a position many are not familiar with.Sarah Fatheddin, a senior communications major at ...

President Trump and his media portrayal

President Trump and his media portrayal

Garret Roberts

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Features, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Despite being a day for discount furniture and cherry pie, President’s Day is intended to be a day used to honor the office of President of the United States. As the figurehead of freedom and the American way of life, we use the holiday as a way to celebrate the future and the past. The divide caused...

Want to be an FYSP mentor?

Want to be an FYSP mentor?

Maya Ehikhamenor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles, RMU Student Life, Top Stories

If you’re looking to take on a leadership role at RMU, you should definitely look into becoming a First Year Seminar Program (FYSP) mentor next school year. The program takes place during the fall semester only, but there are a lot of memories made and lessons learned in that short time.Aveenash Kumar, a ...

Stay cozy and stay fashionable

Stay cozy and stay fashionable

Jocelyn Burns

January 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyles, Top Stories

To say the least, it has been freezing outside. With the cold temperatures come more layers. It’s not always fun to bundle up, but it can be! Winter fashion isn't just about comfort, but adding style as well.For college students, it’s important to stay bundled up while walking to and from ...

The Tide Pod Challenge

The Tide Pod Challenge

Garret Roberts

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Features, Lifestyles, Top Stories

As 2018 began, there were very few expectations in the news cycle. From political discourse to a snow storm burying Pennsylvania, the news began fairly normally. What we didn’t expect was a new and deadly game to arise: the Tide Pod Challenge. The Tide Pod Challenge is simple: the challenger bites...

The future of artistic funding?

The future of artistic funding?

Maura Linehan

January 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Features, Top Stories

As content creators continue to look for ways to overcome the challenges of YouTube’s demonetization (discussed here), a wide range of video platform sites have become more visible in providing subscription services that will help them get paid. For example, YouTube star Jaclyn Glenn has used a service ...

RMU’s 50 years of theater

RMU’s 50 years of theater

Garret Roberts

November 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles, Theater, Top Stories

Robert Morris University's history will come to life Dec. 1-2, 2017 with the "Celebrating 50 Years of Theater at Robert Morris" program. In honor of the program first half century, RMU will be performing a series of one act plays, which include "The Second Christmas," "Christmas on Life Support" and "W...

Sigma Tau Gamma returns to RMU

Sigma Tau Gamma returns to RMU

Sydney Nelson

November 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Greek Life, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Sigma Tau Gamma is a nationally recognized social fraternity founded in 1920 by World War I veterans. As stated on the fraternity's official website (sigtau.org), their goal is "to be a fraternity of courageous and noble gentlemen who always endeavor forward."Many traditions of Sigma Tau Gamma, often ref...

Buzzfeed’s plagiarism issue

Buzzfeed’s plagiarism issue

Garret Roberts

November 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Features, Lifestyles, Top Stories

In the age of the YouTube “Adpocalypse,” every view and subscriber counts. The livelihood of channels, such as JaclynGlenn, is dependent on a viewer and creator relationship and continual support. So when a bigger organization like Buzzfeed steals their content, it’s not only an at...