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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...

RMU President Howard releases statement regarding Squirrel Hill shooting

RMU President Howard releases statement regarding Squirrel Hill shooting

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

October 27, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- After the tragic events that left 11 dead and 6 more injured at the Tree of Life Synagogue in the neighborhood of Squirrel Hill in Pittsburgh, the President of Robert Morris University, Dr. Christopher B. Howard released a statement in an email to all students, staff and faculty regarding...

RMU’s Out of the Darkness Walk receives national recognition

RMU’s Out of the Darkness Walk receives national recognition

Malyk Johnson

April 12, 2018

On April 7, Robert Morris University held its second annual Out of the Darkness Walk. The event is a way for students on campus to raise awareness and funding for suicide prevention. This year the event was attended by a representative for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. AFSP's nation...

Students bear the cold to advocate suicide prevention

Students bear the cold to advocate suicide prevention

Julian Gregorio

April 3, 2017

Over 200 registers huddled in circles on the sidewalk of Nicholson Front Lawn, preparing to walk a 5K as part of a widespread effort to advocate suicide prevention. Dozens had already made their way through the 39 degree weather on Saturday to attend Robert Morris's Out of the Darkness Walk, ...

Counseling Center adopts new dog to become Therapet

Counseling Center adopts new dog to become Therapet

Brittany Mayer

August 26, 2016

August 2016 was an exciting month for the RMU Counseling Center because of an addition to their team, the puppy Violet.Violet, a mix of the Shih Tzu and Yorkshire Terrier, is six months old. She is the newest, furriest member of the Counseling Center being trained to become a Therapet.“There is a dec...