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RMU reimagines the bookstore

Hannah Shiflett, contributor
May 9, 2023

For the last 17 years, students have been familiar with Barnes and Noble as a place of employment, purchasing textbooks, school supplies, and spirit wear. However, this summer the bookstore on campus will no longer exist. Taking its place will be a new store that focuses on selling...

The team huddles and celebrates a point in the straight-set loss Photo credit: Malena Kaniuff

Colonials Mauled by Panthers in Straight Sets; Extend Losing Streak to Six

Cam Wickline
October 21, 2022

MOON TOWNSHIP- The Robert Morris volleyball team was swept in three sets for the fourth straight time and extended their losing streak to six. The Colonials lost to the Milwaukee Panthers on Friday night. The Colonials struggled to get going all night, with their closest set...

RMU students to relocate vehicles for the upcoming Conan Gray concert

September 21, 2022

Robert Morris students must relocate their vehicles in anticipation of Conan Gray's concert at the UPMC Events Center on Thursday.Vehicles in the Patrick Henry and Washington Gravel lots must be moved to the Upper Massey Lot by 4 p.m. After Thursday at midnight, students can...

Nicholson Center on the left, Blue, red, and white firework on the right, from a wide camera view

RMU to inaugurate ninth president and celebrate homecoming

Terryaun Bell, Head News Editor
September 2, 2022

Robert Morris will celebrate a “weekend to remember” as the university inaugurates ninth President Dr. Michelle Patrick to begin homecoming weekend festivities. The weekend begins Oct. 7 at 1:30 p.m. with Madame Presidents's inauguration ceremony held in the UPMC Events...

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UPMC Event Center Announces Upcoming Concerts

Hope Beatty, Head Arts and Entertainment Editor
June 2, 2022

The UPMC Event Center has recently added several concerts to their schedule, as they have announced that Kehlani, Bring Me The Horizon, and Why Don't We will all be making stops at Robert Morris University in the coming months. Kehlani will make an appearance at the UPMC Center...

Bob Dylan performing in London in 2011.

Bob Dylan to return to UPMC Events Center Nov. 15

October 2, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP— Bob Dylan will be making his second stop in Moon Township at the UPMC Events Center on Nov. 15 as part of his "Rough and Rowdy Ways" tour.     This headlining act announcement comes...

Why Dont 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

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 Letters" tour. Seeing success...

Amy Lee singing at the Maquinária Festival.

RMU students get presale access to Evanescence tickets

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor
February 9, 2019

RMU announced via social media that university students will be receiving a special presale for the Evanescence concert coming to campus this spring. The concert, which takes place on May 12, 2019, will serve as the first concert for the new UPMC Event Center. The ticket presale...

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Weekend campus paving project, detours planned

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager
November 9, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - Weekend paving on the campus of Robert Morris University will create new traffic patterns and likely cause delays. Starting Friday at 5 a.m., crews will being preparing and paving the roadway in front of the UPMC Events Center. A large portion of Campus Drive...

360-degree tour, announcement from Student Recreation, Fitness Center

360-degree tour, announcement from Student Recreation, Fitness Center

Brittany Mayer, News Manager
September 25, 2017

The new Student Recreation and Fitness Center is tentatively set to open on Sept. 27 with two floors of rooms with fitness features for all students. While the inside of the building has fitness opportunities for all students, the outside will as well. Campus Recreation is...