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Pittsburgh puckers for pickles

Pittsburgh puckers for pickles

Maura Linehan

July 20, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News, Top Stories

Picklesburgh is back in town for its fourth straight year. Pittsburgh’s celebration of everything pickled continues to grow—this year being bigger and better than in previous years. There has even been a third day added to the festival for 2018. As in previous years, the events will be held on...

Phi Delta Theta wins best chapter at Biennial convention

Phi Delta Theta wins best chapter at Biennial convention

Malyk Johnson, News Manager

July 2, 2018


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

The Phi Delta Theta fraternity at Robert Morris won the Kansas Trophy recognizing them as the most outstanding chapter at a smaller institution at the Fraternity's biennial convention that was held in Texas at the end of June. Every two years the Phi Delta chapters from around the country gather...

RMU men’s lacrosse stands out after completing historical season run

Ryan Giacobbi

July 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris University men’s lacrosse season came to an unfortunate ending after the team fell to the University of Maryland Terpins in the first round of NCAA tournament by a score of 14-11. This loss came after RMU won the NEC tournament and then defeated the Canisius College Griffins by...

“Luke Cage – Season 2:” The best and worst of Netflix

“Luke Cage – Season 2:” The best and worst of Netflix

Garret Roberts

June 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

As Marvel continues their successful cinematic universe on the silver screen, Netflix attempts to show viewers what the grittier “underbelly” of their universe is like through their shows. Adding to the critically acclaimed first season of "Luke Cage," does Season 2 continue the trend of success? Set...

RMU student in NHL esports finals

RMU student in NHL esports finals

Garret Roberts

June 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Games, Top Stories

With a legacy traveling back to 1991 on the Sega Genesis, the NHL video game series has ingrained itself into gaming history. Adding to their involvement in the culture of gaming, the NHL now aims to make themselves known in the world of esports. Joining the NHL on this journey is David Roebuck, a Robert ...

Review: Solo – A Star Wars Story

Review: Solo – A Star Wars Story

David Auth

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Top Stories

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" began showing on screens this Memorial Day weekend, yet it is not seeing the original box office numbers that were expected of the movie. Entering as Disney’s fourth Star Wars movie since buying Lucas Films back in October of 2012, it is the second in the “Anthology” se...

Maryland rallies late to prevent Colonials upset in NCAA tournament

Maryland rallies late to prevent Colonials upset in NCAA tournament

David Auth

May 13, 2018


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Top Stories

After the Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team finished their 13-4 season, which is also their best season to date. They then moved into the NEC tournament, where they defeated the Bryant Bulldogs in the semifinals. The team would then beat St. Joseph’s 9-8 in overtime off the stick of Sophomore Midfielder...

Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Nick Hedderick

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris Women's Lacrosse team seems more than ready heading into the NEC Tournament later this week. The Colonials are riding a three-game win streak heading into the tournament, and will undoubtedly look to keep that momentum going.The journey to the NEC Tournament was not an easy one, as t...

NEC semifinals preview: RMU vs Bryant

NEC semifinals preview: RMU vs Bryant

Ryan Giacobbi

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team finished up their regular season with an overall record of 10-4 and a 4-2 record in Northeast Conference play. Now they have the NEC tournament in their sights. After taking a close 8-7 loss to NEC rival St. Joseph’s University Hawks, the Colonials are...

Colonials’ Smigiera receives mini camp invites

Colonials’ Smigiera receives mini camp invites

Michael Sciulli

April 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Former Robert Morris University football player Andy Smigiera has received rookie mini camp invites from the Arizona Cardinals and the Seattle Seahawks. The former Colonial safety will participate in both camps. Smigiera’s 2017 campaign saw him record 34 total tackles, 15 of which were solo efforts....