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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

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

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...

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 17, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the last women’s basketball game of the Sewall Center in 2016, Robert Morris defended their home and won the Northeast Conference Championship. Today, in the last women’s basketball game at the North Athletic Complex, history repeated itself. The Robert Morris University Colonials (...

AJR to perform at RMU’s new UPMC Events Center

AJR to perform at RMU’s new UPMC Events Center

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - AJR will be making a stop at the UPMC Events Center on their next tour. The third concert for the new UPMC Events Center has been announced. RELATED ARTICLE: AJR comes to Stage AE, donates to synagogue shooting On November 22, brothers Adam, Ryan, and Jack of the indie-pop band AJR...

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

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 ...

Spinning Jenny and The Silencers to perform at the Hard Rock Cafe

Spinning Jenny and The Silencers to perform at the Hard Rock Cafe

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH — Robert Morris will once again rock the city of Pittsburgh as Spinning Jenny takes the stage with The Silencers on March 16. The concert will take place at the Hard Rock Cafe in Pittsburgh’s Station Square complex. The event is for audiences over 21 only with tickets available throug...

RMU’s Braddock Hall not available for housing during 2019-20 school year

RMU’s Braddock Hall not available for housing during 2019-20 school year

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Students at Robert Morris University will have one less choice for housing during the 2019-20 school year. In a statement released by the RMU Office of Residence Life on Wednesday, officials said that Braddock Hall would not be available for students to live in next academic year....

Inside Xbox Recap (3/12)

Inside Xbox Recap (3/12)

Scott McDanel, Contributor

March 13, 2019

Xbox Game Studios hosted Season 2 Episode 2 of their "Inside Xbox" series today, highlighting new games, updates and other projects that they have been working on. A new controller color, "Phantom White," was revealed. The controller will be released on April 2. "Halo: The Master Chief Collection...

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

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...

Review: Captain Marvel

Review: Captain Marvel

David Auth, Contributor

March 12, 2019

"Captain Marvel" soared into theaters this past Thursday, March 8, bringing a new chapter to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The movie currently ranks at 80% on Rotten Tomatoes, but is this number accurate?