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RMU media management class hosts Executive Decision: 2011

RMU media management class hosts Executive Decision: 2011

Ellen Lichius, Assistant Opinions Editor

November 10, 2011


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On Thursday, Oct. 27, Robert Morris University’s Media Management class hosted “Executive Decision: 2011.” This debate, which was held in the Academic Media Center, gave RMU students a first-hand look at Allegheny County Executive candidates D. Raja (Republican) and Rich Fitzgerald (Democrat). The...

Pulitzer Prize winner, former D.C. school chancellor first in 2011-2012 Pittsburgh Speaker Series

Maria Mauti, Staff Writer

November 10, 2011


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This year’s Pittsburgh Speaker Series presented by Robert Morris University, which takes place at Heinz Hall, has already hosted two astounding individuals: Ron Chernow, author of the New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer prize winning biography “Washington: A life,” and Michelle Rhee, former...

Police Blotter: Oct. 30 – Nov. 7, 2011

Police Blotter:  Oct. 30 – Nov. 7, 2011

November 10, 2011


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10/30 - Property Damage - The university locksmith reported damage to a door in Concord Hall. The residents of the room were questioned and advised that one of them ran into it causing the damage. 11/01 - Accident - This department was advised of a motor vehicle accident in the Upper Massey parking lot. ...

Sports management students host sixth annual Susan Hofacre 5k memorial run

Sports management students host sixth annual Susan Hofacre 5k memorial run

Virginia Ivey, Contributor

November 9, 2011


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Robert Morris University’s sports management students hosted their sixth annual 5K run in honor of Dr. Susan Hofacre on Saturday, Nov. 5. More than 50 people ran and walked from Joe Walton Stadium Plaza through the campus and finished at the end zone of the football field to raise money for the...

English Department Chooses Two Winners for Its Fourth Creepy Conference

Sybile Cherenfant, Features Editor

November 7, 2011


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[singlepic id=154 w=320 h=240 float=right]On Tuesday, Oct. 25, the Robert Morris University (RMU) hosted its fourth annual Creepy Conference in the Sewall Center, and picked two winners for the prize the next week. “Our students did an amazing job,” stated Dr. Sylvia Pamboukian, Four contestants,...

Police Blotter: Oct. 25 – Oct. 30, 2011

Police Blotter: Oct. 25 – Oct. 30, 2011

November 2, 2011


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10/25 - Lost Property - An employee reported losing their key for their office. A report was written and will be forwarded to the university locksmith. 10/25 - Trouble Alarm - Guardian reported a trouble alarm in Concord Hall. Officers responded and found the panel reading, “strobe and smoke detect...

RMU’s Diversity Speaker Series presents Dr. Daria Crawley

RMU’s Diversity Speaker Series presents Dr. Daria Crawley

Maria Mauti, Staff Writer

November 2, 2011


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On Oct. 27, Dr. Daria Crawley, professor in the school of business, was the second of six speakers in the Diversity Speaker Series. The series takes place in Rogal Chapel on Robert Morris University’s campus. “The goal of the series is, simply put, to inform people about different cultures. Just...

Fall semester welcomes new student organizations

Erica Sablofski, Staff Writer

October 28, 2011


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This semester, Robert Morris University welcomed three new student organizations: the Talent Management Association, Nuclear Medicine Club, and the Roaming Catholic. The Talent Management Association was started by junior Matt Heiland to provide support and advice to students whose future careers...

RMU and PAAR team up to promote sexual assault awareness

Andrea Zanaglio, News Editor

October 28, 2011


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Throughout this week, Randon Willard, a personal/crisis counselor at RMU’s Center for Student Success and coordinator of educational programs on campus for alcohol, drugs and sexual assault, in partnership with Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR) conducted a Top Model search to find RMU students t...

Band and auxiliary are living up to this year’s expectations

Amanda Burgess, Staff Writer

October 28, 2011


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The Robert Morris University band and dance team are seen at every home football and basketball game, helping stir up spirit in the fans and athletes. The director of the marching band, pep band and jazz band, Elisabeth Charles had expectations of excellence going into this school year. She feels...