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First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

Photo Credit: (Sigma Tau Gamma)

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Three, two, one... jump! The Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity at Robert Morris University is hosting their own version of the well known "Pittsburgh Polar Plunge," with the intentions to benefit the same cause. Brothers from the Greek Life organization at Robert Morris University are...

Pittsburgh was ‘Freezin’ For a Reason’ all for a good cause

Plungers jump into the cold water during the 2019 Pittsburgh Polar Plunge. Photo Credit: (Flickr/Special Olympics Pennsylvania)

Adelyn Berdine, Contributor

March 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Despite the low water temperature of 28 degrees and air temperatures of 42 degrees, the Pittsburgh Polar Plunge was a great success. The event was presented by Law Enforcement for Special Olympics PA and took place outside of Heinz Field. Pre-plunge activities in “Plungetown” included...

Pittsburgh Police participate in annual Polar Plunge

Photo Credit: (MGN Online)

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is participating in the annual Polar Plunge with efforts to raise money for Special Olympics of Pennsylvania. As of Jan. 31, they have raised $43,625, greatly contributing to the $425,000 goal. Police Chief Scott Schubert has raised the most for the “Freezin’...