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Evanescence wakes up the UPMC Events Center with successful concert

Evanescence wakes up the UPMC Events Center with successful concert

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 14, 2019

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own.  MOON TOWNSHIP - Evanescence headlined the first concert at the new UPMC Events Center on May 12. Bringing their iconic alternative rock sound to the campus of Robert Morris University, the band offered audiences their firs...

Colonials name new Director of Athletics

Colonials name new Director of Athletics

Jonathan Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

May 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris University has named a new director of athletics in Chris King, a graduate of the Robert Morris sport management program in 1994. King replaces Craig Coleman, who stepped down from his position in December of 2018. Before coming to Robert Morris, King has been the dir...

Campus Drive to reopen to traffic

Campus Drive to reopen to traffic

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

April 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP- Campus Drive is set to reopen at the start of May. The road that travels in front of the UPMC Events Center will reopen to traffic on Wednesday, May 1 at 7:00 a.m. According to Robert Morris University's Facilities Management, deliveries, landscaping, and finishing touches will still...

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

John Blinn, News Editor

April 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP- The sixth headlining act to take the stage of the UPMC Events Center has been announced. On Monday, the UPMC Events Center announced that Sara Bareilles's Amidst the Chaos Tour would be making a stop at Robert Morris University The concert is set for November 15 and tickets go on...

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

John Blinn, News Editor

April 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - The UPMC Events Center will be hosting a part-time job fair to fill positions needed to get the venue up and running. On April 6 and April 13, OVG facilities will be looking for applicants interested in working guest services, box office, security and house-keeping. The venue will...

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University's Student Government Association (SGA) was joined by President Chris Howard for their meeting on Tuesday. Students gathered in Massey Theater at 5 p.m. to ask the president questions and learn more about the status of the university and what to expect as a...

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - The Head and the Heart will make a stop in Moon Township during their next tour. Officials at the UPMC Events Center announced the tour on their Facebook page Thursday evening. The bands new album "Living Mirage" is scheduled to debut on May 17. The indie-folk band is embark...

The Doobie Brothers to headline concert at UPMC Events Center

The Doobie Brothers to headline concert at UPMC Events Center

Ryan Giacobbi, Contibutor

March 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University has announced another concert to take place at the UPMC Events Center this summer. UPMC Events Center officials announced the concert via a post on Instagram, the Doobie Brothers are scheduled to appear at the new arena on August 16. Tickets go on sale F...

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...

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

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...