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Get your bang for your meal plan money

Get your bang for your meal plan money

Jocelyn Burns

November 6, 2017


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

As midterms come to an end, that leaves minimal time left until Christmas break comes around. This is now the time that Robert Morris students come around to finally be conscious of the money they are using on their meal cards. This year, order forms for items to buy with excess money came out Nov. 1....

Fall fashion returns

Fall fashion returns

Jocelyn Burns

October 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Even though global warming might mean it's currently 75 degrees in October, it's still fall. This means a change of colors on the trees and a change of clothing in your closet. Fall means a transition into different styles than what summer gave to us. For this fall, the weather is a little different...

One month away from home

One month away from home

Jocelyn Burns

September 28, 2017


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

Graduating high school, packing up most of your belongings and moving them to a whole new place can be a lot for incoming freshman. It's been exactly one month since the Class of 2021 made Robert Morris their new home. Sullie Symanski, one of those freshman, said he chose Robert Morris because of the sm...

RMU Theater presents “Evita”

RMU Theater presents “Evita”

Sydney Nelson

September 26, 2017


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

Featuring lyrics by Tim Rice (“The Lion King”) and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber (“The Phantom of the Opera”), there is no doubt “Evita” has earned a place in musical history. The show is one of several collaborations between these two artists--others of note include &#...

YouTube’s ad apocalypse

YouTube’s ad apocalypse

Garret Roberts

September 13, 2017


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

With YouTube’s most recent change to advertising, the website has become an unsustainable platform for content creators. The current policies are creating what the users call an “Adpocalypse” across the site.The change to the way advertising works on YouTube comes after controversies in...

What’s recruitment all about?

What’s recruitment all about?

Jocelyn Burns

September 8, 2017


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

As school comes back in full force, students begin to see clubs, sororities and fraternities try to entice us into joining. The recent activities fair shows us just about every single organization a person could join here at Robert Morris University, which can be intimidating for incoming freshmen. The...

New app enhances freshman experience

New app enhances freshman experience

Ciara Adams and Adam Melluso

September 5, 2017


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

Beginning this school year, Robert Morris University is introducing a new student app, Colonial Guide. Colonial Guide is available exclusively to the Class of 2021. This app helps students keep track of important tasks and deadlines throughout the fall and spring semesters with a personalized “path”...

Save money at college: The best student discounts

Save money at college: The best student discounts

Miller Overmoyer, Contributor

August 28, 2017


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

One of the biggest problems that college students face is how to afford everything they need to be successful in school. With the help of this guide, anyone can save money on the essentials for school. Here is our countdown of the best student discounts. 6. McDonald's, Burger King and Subway each of...

Slip into a new winter wardrobe

Slip into a new winter wardrobe

Jocelyn Burns

January 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Unfortunately, the winter season has arrived and is in full swing. Here at RMU, attendees have been lucky that the snow hasn't hit terribly until just recently, but with the freezing temperatures and the unpleasant weather, we all must switch out our spring wardrobe to a cold season one. Fortunately, th...

Trick or Trax

Trick or Trax

Maura Linehan

October 14, 2016


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

One look outside confirms that the leaves are changing colors and beginning to fall from the trees—it signals the beginning of cool days and Pumpkin Spice Lattes. The change in seasons means that it is time to prepare for the fall holidays of Halloween and Thanksgiving, which provide an opportunity to...