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New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

Cavan Zechman, Staff Writer

August 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The new student fitness and recreation center is nearing its completion deadline of Robert Morris University’s homecoming on Sept. 16, and it will impact some of RMU’s division one athletic teams as well as the students. Not to be confused with the UPMC Event Center that will replace the Sewall...

Recreation, fitness center completion date delayed

Recreation, fitness center completion date delayed

Delaney Hassell, Assistant Social Media Manager

July 14, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

In an email sent out students on Friday from Colonial Central, it was announced that the opening of the new recreation and fitness center would be delayed. Perry Roofner, vice president for facilities, stated that construction began for the new facility in January 2017 and the plan was for an “...

RMU students raise voices in protest of recreation facility fee

RMU students raise voices in protest of recreation facility fee

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

July 13, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

It was announced in December 2016 that Robert Morris University would be building a recreation center on campus, and that a $125 fee per semester for resident students and a $60 fee per semester for commuter students would be added to all students’ tuition. Now, students are raising their voices by petitioning the fee to create a formal proposal to send to President Christopher B. Howard. ...

New recreation, fitness center fees will be added to all students’ tuition

New recreation, fitness center fees will be added to all students’ tuition

Delaney Hassell and Brittany Mayer

December 1, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories

As of a Nov. 1 Student Government Association meeting, student organizations and the student body were fully made aware of Robert Morris University's new student recreation and fitness center and all the fees that are coming along with it. During the SGA meeting, a vote was taken asking student group'...