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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...

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 ...

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....

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...

Former University of Pittsburgh football player Joey DelSardo tells his story

Former University of Pittsburgh football player Joey DelSardo tells his story

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

March 5, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Last Thursday night, Joey DelSardo, former University of Pittsburgh wide receiver, came to Robert Morris University's Hopwood Hall to tell his life story about his battle with addiction. From having the No. 1 play of the week on SportsCenter to stealing from his family to get high, ...

RMU family shares their experience from Venezuela

RMU family shares their experience from Venezuela

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — While many are following the political conflict in Venezuela, their engagement usually only lasts as long as the story appears on the evening news. For Robert Morris University student Maria Calcano, however, Venezuela is not just an exotic nation that is facing a crisis: it is home. Maria...

RMU’s John McCarthy receives Fullbright Award

RMU’s John McCarthy receives Fullbright Award

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - History professor at Robert Morris University, John McCarthy, has been awarded the Fullbright Award. The Fullbright Scholarship will grant McCarthy the opportunity to teach, in Bratislava, Slovakia, next year during the spring semester. "I want my family to experience life in another...

Multicultural Student Services hosts Black History Luncheon

Multicultural Student Services hosts Black History Luncheon

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Multicultural Student Services hosted their annual Black History Month luncheon on Feb. 28 to celebrate the past, present and future of African-American culture. The luncheon featured various performers who shared their talents and tied in inspirational messages to the audience. Grace...