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Campus Drive to close in front of UPMC Events Center beginning in March

Campus Drive to close in front of UPMC Events Center beginning in March

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Campus Drive will close in front of the UPMC Events Center for the entire month of March. University officials notified students, faculty and staff of the closure via email on Thursday. The closure will begin on March 1 at 5 a.m. and remain in effect through the end of April, according...

Students: ‘Did I make the right choice to come to Robert Morris University?’

Students: ‘Did I make the right choice to come to Robert Morris University?’

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

February 22, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Since the Town Hall on Jan. 29 in which RMU President Christopher B. Howard announced that the university needed to cut $4-5 million in payroll, there has been concern from the students at Robert Morris University as to the futures of their programs and their entire school. Some of the...

Why Don’t We to perform at UPMC Event Center

Why Don’t We to perform at UPMC Event Center

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Music, News, RMU News

MOON TOWNSHIP - - Robert Morris University has announced that pop band Why Don't We will be coming to the UPMC Event Center on August 11, 2019. The second band scheduled to appear at the UPMC Event Center, the musicians are currently on their "8 Things" tour. Seeing success on the Top 40 radio and i...

RMU announces chair of the Public Art Committee

RMU announces chair of the Public Art Committee

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 21, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris University has named local artist Cindy Gilberti as the chair of the Public Art Committee. Gilberti hosted painting workshops on campus during the summer, which brought local attention to Wheatley Center. She is currently the owner of Gilberti Fine Art Studio and...

Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 20, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Classes at Robert Morris University have been canceled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday. A strong winter weather system moving through the area brought heavy snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. RELATED STORY: Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected University officials posted to their website that all clas...

Pro-life activist Ryan Bomberger speaks at RMU

Pro-life activist Ryan Bomberger speaks at RMU

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 18, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP -- Pro-life activist Ryan Bomberger came to speak at Robert Morris University. Students for Life hosted “The Social Injustice of Abortion” featuring political columnist and commentator Ryan Bomberger, founder of The Radiance Foundation. Sued by the NAACP and denounced by Planned...

RMU opens manufacturing laboratory in Lower Hill

RMU opens manufacturing laboratory in Lower Hill

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 18, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris University has opened a manufacturing laboratory in Lower Hill. The laboratory officially opened on Wednesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Located in the Energy Innovation Center, it will serve as a research and teaching facility, as well as offer a six-course certificate...

Stephanie McMahon to speak at Robert Morris University’s commencement

Stephanie McMahon to speak at Robert Morris University’s commencement

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- This year, more than 700 undergraduate students of Robert Morris University will be receiving their degrees and WWE chief brand officer Stephanie McMahon will be addressing them. McMahon has been chosen to deliver the Class of 2019’s commencement speech. This year’s commencement...

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - A man that was allegedly attempting to elude police Friday morning at Robert Morris University struck a police officer with his vehicle. According to the criminal complaint obtained by RMU Sentry Media, 27-year-old Justin M. Currie of Coraopolis allegedly struck a Robert Morris University Po...

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - The second landslide in just two weeks has closed a portion of a busy Moon Township road. According to a post on Facebook from the Moon Township Police Department, another small landslide occurred Saturday morning. Police say the landslide happened on Univerity Boulevard be...