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RMU President awarded Armed Forces Merit Award

RMU President awarded Armed Forces Merit Award

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - President of Robert Morris University, Dr. Chris Howard, was awarded with the Armed Forces Merit Award. In a press release Thursday, the university announced that Howard's honored as the seventh recipient of the award. Out of 56 nominees, the retired Air Force Reserve lieutenant colonel...

Robert Morris students share their thoughts on Donald Trump

Robert Morris students share their thoughts on Donald Trump

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Just after the Mid-term elections have come to a close, students across campus shared their thoughts on president Donald Trump. Some students held a more negative viewpoint, as they did not agree with his actions or policies, but acknowledged a few positive aspects of the Trum...

Kappa Delta Rho fraternity brothers charged in drug bust, fraternity suspended

Kappa Delta Rho fraternity brothers charged in drug bust, fraternity suspended

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

Correction: Clarification on Lavin and Harvey charges; each was charged with a misdemeanor charge of the use of, or possession with intent to use drug paraphernalia. UPDATE: Nov. 5 - 6:00 p.m. MOON TOWNSHIP — The Kappa Delta Rho fraternity at Robert Morris University has been suspended indef...

Office of Engaged Learning sponsoring Homelessness Awareness Week

Office of Engaged Learning sponsoring Homelessness Awareness Week

Jess Zaccarelli, Contributor

November 4, 2018


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The Office of Engaged Learning and Community Involvement is organizing a week-long event to raise awareness for homelessness and food insecurity on college campuses. The events will start on Monday, Nov. 5 and finish Friday, Nov. 9. “Nationally, Hunger and Homelessness Awareness...

Robert Morris University issues statement on synagogue shooting

Robert Morris University issues statement on synagogue shooting

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

October 31, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - A spokesperson for Robert Morris University has released a brief statement regarding Tree of Life Synagogue shooting that occurred on Saturday. RELATED STORIES: City of Pittsburgh issues statement on presidential visit Statement from Pittsburgh Public Safety on synagogue shooting ...

University Boulevard construction could cause delays

University Boulevard construction could cause delays

Gage Goulding, Assistnt News Editor

October 30, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Road construction on University Boulevard in Moon Twp. could cause traffic delays, according to PennDOT. In a press release, PennDOT announced the construction that will take place between Moon Clinton Road and Business Loop 376. Lane restrictions are scheduled for Monday and Tuesday,...

Rear campus entrance to close for Halloween

Rear campus entrance to close for Halloween

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

October 30, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In line with efforts to help keep the communities children safe, the back entrance to Robert Morris University will be closed on Halloween. In an email, Chief of Police at Robert Morris University, Randy Mink, said that the rear entrance to the campus near the Benjamin Rush building...

It’s On Us pledge drive aims to end the stigma around sexual assault

It’s On Us pledge drive aims to end the stigma around sexual assault

Soundharjya Babu, Contributer

October 30, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - Active Minds is hosting a nationwide pledge drive competition, aiming to end the stigma around sexual assault. The It’s On Us Pledge Drive is a week-long competition which started on Oct. 21 and ended on Oct. 27. Students were encouraged to make a pledge and take action to help others...

Statement from Pittsburgh Public Safety on synagogue shooting

Statement from Pittsburgh Public Safety on synagogue shooting

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

October 30, 2018


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

PITTSBURGH - The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety released a statement on the Tree of Life Synagogue mass shooting. 46-year-old Robert Bowers entered the synagogue Saturday morning where he killed 11 people and injured 6 more, 4 of which are police officers. RELATED STORIES: Names...

Campus library hosts panel discussion about race in America

Campus library hosts panel discussion about race in America

Jess Zaccarelli, Contributor

October 29, 2018


Filed under News, RMU News

The Robert Morris University library held a discussion panel at 6 PM on Thursday night. The library encouraged students to come and listen as the panelists discussed the book “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates and many of the themes present in the work. Moderated by Dr. Anthony...