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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,...

The Doobie Brothers to headline concert at UPMC Events Center

The Doobie Brothers to headline concert at UPMC Events Center

Ryan Giacobbi, Contibutor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Music, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University has announced another concert to take place at the UPMC Events Center this summer. UPMC Events Center officials announced the concert via a post on Instagram, the Doobie Brothers are scheduled to appear at the new arena on August 16. Tickets go on sale F...

RMU Greek Life celebrates achievements with annual Greek Excellence event

RMU Greek Life celebrates achievements with annual Greek Excellence event

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 18, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP— The fourth annual Greek Excellence celebration took place on Sunday, recognizing accomplishments of various fraternities and sororities. The event recognizes student and alumni leaders who show dedication to community service as well as other accomplishments. The event featured...

Behind the scenes look at feeding the RMU community

Behind the scenes look at feeding the RMU community

Michael Sciulli, Sports Copy Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - It is 5:30 p.m. on a Tuesday and the lines at Robert Morris University’s PNC Colonial Café overflow with students waiting to order their dinner. It is no small task to feed these individuals, with over 4,000 undergraduate students passing through each day. With thousands of mouths...

Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Adelyn Berdine, Contributor

March 15, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

CORAOPOLIS - Corrie Woods may sound like a familiar name if you live in the Coraopolis, Crescent, Moon or Neville communities. Woods is running for Magisterial District Judge. Woods and his wife, Ashley, who works as his campaign manager, held an event for the public to meet and chat with Corrie....

RMU named in list of best master’s in database management degree programs

RMU named in list of best master’s in database management degree programs

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 15, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris is included in the top 30 best master’s in database management degree programs by BestSchools for 2018. According to BestSchools, the rankings are based on academic excellence, faculty scholarship, reputation, financial aid, range of degree programs and strength of ...

Robert Morris sport management department looks to change with the industry

Robert Morris sport management department looks to change with the industry

Logan Carney, Sports Editor

March 13, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Department of Sport Management has evolved to better reflect the changing industry as well as provide new and different learning experiences to students. In the past two years alone, the department has added a class focused on WWE, another centered around eSports...

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Many residents in Moon Township received an early wake up call Saturday morning when they were asked to evacuate their homes. According to a Facebook post by the Moon Township Police Department, a gas line ruptured on Western Avenue Saturday morning at approximately 7:20 a.m. Police say they recieved a phone call from a resident that heard a popping sound at a gas transfer station operated by Peoples Natur...

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP- With homes all around the area facing power outages, officials in Moon Township have set up a warming center for residents who needed it. Duquesne Light's website indicated that approximately 700 houses in Moon Township were still without power Monday evening. The Moon Township Police ...

Moon moves on in WPIAL playoffs

Moon moves on in WPIAL playoffs

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

February 23, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The number three seed Moon Area Tigers faced off against the number six seed Franklin Regional Panthers in an all too familiar match-up. Moon has seen Franklin Regional four times in three years, just in the playoffs. Two years ago, Moon knocked out Franklin Regional in the semi-finals on the...