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Provost of Robert Morris University steps down

Provost of Robert Morris University steps down

John Blinn and Gage Goulding

February 1, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After 11 years of service, starting in 2008, Provost David Jamison has stepped down from his position as senior vice president of academic affairs. Jamison stepped down on Feb. 1 and plans to return to the faculty within the same day, according to an email from the university. The...

Robert Morris’ Organizational Leadership online masters program nationally ranked

Robert Morris’ Organizational Leadership online masters program nationally ranked

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

January 17, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University's Organizational Leadership online masters program received a national ranking recently. The online program placed on Successful Students' top 25 best online Masters in Organizational Leadership degree programs. Robert Morris ranked 11th on the list and in...

Provost Jamison named the interim Dean of SCIS

Provost Jamison named the interim Dean of SCIS

Malyk Johnson, News Manager

August 22, 2018


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During the summer, the Dean of Communications AnnMarie LeBlanc stepped down. While a replacement is found for the new dean Provost David L. Jamison has been named the interim dean of the School of Communications and Information Systems. Jamison splits his week as both the Provost and the Dean of Comm...

CIS faculty member John Turchek celebrates 43 years at RMU

CIS faculty member John Turchek celebrates 43 years at RMU

October 30, 2015


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There have been many changes in the world of computer technology during the past 43 years. Whether it was the floppy disk in the early 1970s, the creation of the personal computer in the 1980s, the invention of Wi-Fi connectivity in the late 1990s, or the release of the iPhone and other smartphones in...

Pres. Elect Howard to continue propelling RMU forward

Pres. Elect Howard to continue propelling RMU forward

Delaney Hassell, News Editor

September 13, 2015


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Last Thursday Dr. Christopher Howard joined the Robert Morris community to become the 8th president of the university. Although his term does not begin until February of next year, Howard is eager to move the university forward. He has seen how well Former President Gregory Dell’Omo ran the unive...

RMU welcomes new dean

RMU welcomes new dean

Tori Flick, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2015


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Beginning this Fall, Robert Morris will open its doors to Annmarie LeBlanc for her new position as the Dean of the School of Communications and Information Systems. Coming the fall semester, RMU students will have many opportunities to expand their own horizons and reach professional outlets. LeBlanc i...

SCIS selects AnnMarie LeBlanc as new dean

SCIS selects AnnMarie LeBlanc as new dean

Leah Fleischel, Editor-in-Chief

May 21, 2015


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Robert Morris University has selected AnnMarie LeBlanc as the new dean of the School of Communications and Information Systems, effective July 1. She will succeed Barbara Levine, associate professor of communication, who has been dean of SCIS since 2008 and will return to the faculty. LeBlanc comes...

Celebration squared: Grand opening, naming of new SCIS building

Celebration squared: Grand opening, naming of new SCIS building

Natalie DeBarto, Staff Writer

September 21, 2012


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Last night Robert Morris University President Gregory Dell'Omo, students, faculty and alumni gathered for a double celebration at the new School of Communications and Information Systems building on RMU’s Moon campus. After a vote among SCIS faculty and staff, the new building’s name was revealed...

Sneak peek: School of Communications and Information Systems

Sneak peek: School of Communications and Information Systems

September 19, 2012


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Check out The Sentry's exclusive sneak peek at the new School of Communications and Information Systems building. While the building is currently still under construction. Director of Planning and Design Bill Joyce and School of Communications and Information Systems Dean Barbara Levine said the building...