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Teen speaks at RMU about sexual abuse and Marsy’s Law

Teen speaks at RMU about sexual abuse and Marsy’s Law

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 9, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Sixteen-year-old Tommy Williams visited the RMU campus last Friday evening to discuss his experience with sexual abuse and the importance of Marsy's Law. Students piled into Hopwood Hall Friday evening to listen to guest speakers Tommy Williams and his mother, Kelly. At the age...

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

John Blinn, News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Music, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP- The sixth headlining act to take the stage of the UPMC Events Center has been announced. On Monday, the UPMC Events Center announced that Sara Bareilles's Amidst the Chaos Tour would be making a stop at Robert Morris University The concert is set for November 15 and tickets go on...

Sigma Tau Gamma hosts RMU’s first ever Plunge for a Cause

Sigma Tau Gamma hosts RMU’s first ever Plunge for a Cause

Tanner Kreckle, Contributor

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - On a rather mild, but still chilly Saturday, Robert Morris University's newest fraternity, Sigma Tau Gamma, put on one of their first event as an organization. The fraternity colony hosted their inaugural Sig Tau Plunge For A Cause, which consisted of more than just plunging. A swimming...

Police Blotter 3/19/19- 3/25/19

Police Blotter 3/19/19- 3/25/19

April 7, 2019


Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

3/19/19- Departmental Information- Officers responded to Salem Hall to assist a student who requested information on the Counseling Center.  Contact was made with the on call counselor who assisted the student (closed). 3/20/19- Departmental Informational- This department was contacted by the Counselin...

Pittsburgh named No. 1 city for small businesses

Pittsburgh named No. 1 city for small businesses

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

April 7, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh is the best place to launch a small business, according to Citimart ratings. The ratings were based on 56 other U.S. cities. According to Citimart, Pittsburgh ranks first in openness to small businesses and their ideas. The Small Business Accessibility Score determines the...

RMU ranked one of the best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area

RMU ranked one of the best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area

John Blinn, News Editor

April 6, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University was recently ranked within the top 10 best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area. Using data from the U.S. Department of Education and countless reviews from all over the region, Niche — a Pittsburgh-based educational rankings site — made its list of the...

Global Karneval celebrates different cultures at RMU

Global Karneval celebrates different cultures at RMU

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

April 5, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - International students and organizations across the Robert Morris University campus celebrated their culture and shared it with the community. The third annual Global Karneval featured various booths, each representing different cultures. Saudi Arabia, Japan, India, Ethiopia, and Latin...

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

John Blinn, News Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The UPMC Events Center will be hosting a part-time job fair to fill positions needed to get the venue up and running. On April 6 and April 13, OVG facilities will be looking for applicants interested in working guest services, box office, security and house-keeping. The venue will...

Democratic candidate Pam Iovino defeats D. Raja in 2019 special election

Democratic candidate Pam Iovino defeats D. Raja in 2019 special election

John Blinn, News Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- Democratic candidate Pam Iovino claimed victory over Republican candidate D. Raja at approximately 10 p.m. Tuesday night. RELATED STORY: Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU's Yorktown Hall pic.twitter.com/LI9U5lwj6N — Pam Iovino (@pamforpa) April 3, 201...

RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

Zachary Regan, Contributor

April 2, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The area outside of Robert Morris University’s Nicholson Center will be flooded with individuals preparing to take part in what will be the third Out of the Darkness Walk put on by the university. The walk, which acts as an awareness campaign for those suffering from mental health...