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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

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...

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

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

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

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...

RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

Zachary Regan, Contributor

April 2, 2019

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...

Report: The best college athletics in Pennsylvania

Report: The best college athletics in Pennsylvania

Gage Goulding, News Editor

April 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Niche.com put college sports teams across the state head to head with hopes to determine the best collegiate athletics in Pennsylvania. The report analyzes factors such as student reviews, statistics, national championships and athletic department revenue to determine the states best sch...

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris University students gathered for a candlelight vigil filled with prayer, song and remembrance in honor of Antwon Rose. After the two teens fled from the vehicle, Rosfeld shot and killed Rose, who was unarmed at the time. In the recent four-day trial, Rosfeld was found...

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University's Student Government Association (SGA) was joined by President Chris Howard for their meeting on Tuesday. Students gathered in Massey Theater at 5 p.m. to ask the president questions and learn more about the status of the university and what to expect as a...

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 26, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - For schools that miss out on the NCAA tournament, officials turn to smaller tournaments in order to get their moment in the spotlight. After the Colonials failed to post a season-long record that qualified the team for selection to the NCAA tournament, university officials have turned...

Increasing sexual violence awareness on Robert Morris University’s campus

Increasing sexual violence awareness on Robert Morris University’s campus

Jordan Redinger, Contributor

March 26, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- In response to the rapid increase of sexual assault allegations in the media, particularly regarding the #MeToo movement, universities across America are striving to create more programs to ensure students are safe. Robert Morris University is no different. “The best thing is to create...