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Speaker series offer multiple viewpoints to students

Maria Mauti, Staff Writer

October 13, 2011


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Every year Robert Morris University sponsors many notable speakers and organizations that bring opportunities and insight to the city of Pittsburgh, but more importantly to its students. Two of RMU’s major speaking events this year are the Pittsburgh Speaker Series in downtown Pittsburgh and the...

Police Blotter: Oct. 3 – Oct. 9, 2011

October 11, 2011


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10/3 - Student Conduct - Financial Aid reported receiving vulgar and disrespectful phone calls from a student. Officers spoke with the student involved and sent the information to Judicial Affairs for violation of the Universities code of student conduct. 10/5 - Trouble Alarm - Guardian reported a troub...

Homecoming weekend largest in RMU’s history

Homecoming weekend largest in RMU’s history

Justin Criado, Staff Writer

October 10, 2011


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Compared to years past, Robert Morris University’s Homecoming festivities were a little different. A concert, night game and fireworks were all added to this year’s itinerary. Tailgate Alley was packed hours before the 7 p.m. kickoff between RMU and Saint Francis University. A record 4,384 people...

Police Blotter: Sept. 28 – Oct. 3, 2011

October 5, 2011


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9/28 - Medical Emergency - Athletics called and reported an ambulance was needed at Joe Walton Stadium for a student having an allergic reaction. Valley Ambulance transported the student to Sewickley Hospital for further treatment. 9/29 - Welfare Check - This department was asked to do a welfare check o...

RMU Homecoming 2011: Night game, live concert add new appeal

RMU Homecoming 2011: Night game, live concert add new appeal

Andrea Zanaglio, News Editor

October 3, 2011


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With a football game under the new stadium lights of Joe Walton Stadium, a concert from Scott Blasey, the frontman of Pittsburgh-based band The Clarks, and a number ofreunions for alumni, Robert Morris University’s 2011 Homecoming will not be like years past. Since installing new stadium lights...

RMU Date Added to Wale’s Ambition Tour

RMU Date Added to Wale’s Ambition Tour

Ethan Woy, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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Unlike most schools, Robert Morris University (RMU) will have two Homecomings.   However, this does not mean that there will be two dances, which will be disappointing to some assumptions, but the arrival of Olubowale Victor Akintimehin Folarin, otherwise known as Wale, to the Charles L. Sewall...

Colonial Theater presents shocking and explicit ‘Spring Awakening’

Colonial Theater presents shocking and explicit ‘Spring Awakening’

Tanner Sebastian, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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Robert Morris University Colonial Theater’s fall production this year is “Spring Awakening,” running from Wednesday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Oct. 2 at the Massey Theater on campus. This controversial Tony-Award winning musical featuring music and lyrics by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, respectively,...

RMU Career Expo 2011: Time to polish those resumes

RMU Career Expo 2011: Time to polish those resumes

Kevin Zavitz, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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On Oct. 4, Robert Morris University will be holding the 2011 Career Expo in the Sewall Center Arena. Over 60 employers are expected to attend the event, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary. From 12:30 - 4:30 p.m., the Expo will be open only to RMU students and alumni. “The RMU Career Center...

Sport Management Conference returns to RMU

Erica Sablofski, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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On Friday, Oct. 7, the 8th Annual Sport Management Conference will be held in the International Suite of the Sewall Center. Over 40 speakers representing over 35 organizations will be featured with 75 percent of the presenters being Robert Morris University sport management alumni, according to Department...

RMU applies for extension on existing liquor license

Kyra Mayo, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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Since the posting of a bright orange sign for a liquor license at the front entrance of Robert Morris University, many have speculated what this means for student events, particularly RMU football games. However, RMU Chief Budget and Planning Officer Beth Ryan states RMU is already in possession of a...