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George Washington and Franco Harris statues at Pittsburgh International Airport under restoration

George Washington and Franco Harris statues at Pittsburgh International Airport under restoration

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH — The nation's founding father and a famous Pittsburgh Steeler are currently missing from the Pittsburgh International Airport. Statues of first president George Washington and former Pittsburgh Steeler Franco Harris have briefly been removed from the Pittsburgh International Airport...

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Tanner Kreckle, Contributor

March 24, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — Pennsylvania State Senator candidate's Republican D. Raja and Democrat Pam Iovino found themselves in a fairly heated debate Wednesday evening during the 37th District Congressional Debate. The debate, hosted by Robert Morris University's Political Science club and the League Of...

Three in four Americans still afraid of fully self-driving vehicles

Three in four Americans still afraid of fully self-driving vehicles

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 24, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH — One year after several high-profile automated vehicle incidents, American attitudes toward fully self-driving cars have not rebounded. AAA's annual automated vehicle survey found that 71 percent of people are afraid to ride in fully self-driving vehicles — indicating that overall...

Two more flu deaths reported in Allegheny County

Two more flu deaths reported in Allegheny County

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 22, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH — There have been two more reported flu-related deaths for 2019 in Allegheny County. The Allegheny County Health Department has been notified that one male in his mid-80s and a female in her late 60s have died due to flu complications over the past month. This brings the total to eight...

ESPN’s Jay Harris visits RMU to speak about Greek Life

ESPN’s Jay Harris visits RMU to speak about Greek Life

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 22, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — ESPN anchor Jay Harris visited Yorktown Hall at Robert Morris University Tuesday night to speak about his academic, professional and even personal relationship with Greek Life. The Norfolk, Virginia, native and Old Dominion University graduate came to the RMU campus, inspiring the...

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 22, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — Three, two, one... jump! The Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity at Robert Morris University is hosting their own version of the well known "Pittsburgh Polar Plunge," with the intentions to benefit the same cause. Brothers from the Greek Life organization at Robert Morris University are...

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 21, 2019


Filed under Music, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The Head and the Heart will make a stop in Moon Township during their next tour. Officials at the UPMC Events Center announced the tour on their Facebook page Thursday evening. The bands new album "Living Mirage" is scheduled to debut on May 17. The indie-folk band is embark...

Study: WalletHub names healthiest and unhealthiest cities in the U.S.

Study: WalletHub names healthiest and unhealthiest cities in the U.S.

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 21, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH — WalletHub recently released an extensive list of the healthiest and unhealthiest cities in the United States. When rounding up the results, WalletHub looked at more than 170 of the most populated cities in the U.S. across 42 key indicators of good health. These indicators included the...

Police Blotter 3/13/19-3/19/19

Police Blotter 3/13/19-3/19/19

March 20, 2019


Filed under News, Police Blotter, RMU News

3/15/19- Departmental Information- A student called reporting a roommate dispute.  Residence Life was contacted to resolve the situation (closed). 3/15/19- Lost Property- A wallet was turned into this department belonging to a student.  The student was contacted, and retrieved their wallet (closed)...

RMU officials announce plans to restructure schools

RMU officials announce plans to restructure schools

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University announced their plans to restructure the school Wednesday morning. In an email sent to students by President Christopher Howard, the university will be reorganizing the schools within the University. Remaining schools will include the School of Business,...