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Friday, January 27, 2017

NEWS

-- RMU’s American Marketing Association (AMA) case team was awarded with an "Honorable Mention" for this year's AMA Case Competition after competing against schools such as UNLV, Temple, UPenn, CMU, and others. Members of the team were Kaitlyn Brown, David Bursic, Quaheem Brown, Andrew Miller, Emily Nobers, and Bryson Fox. David Bursic (AMA Co-president) served as the team leader. 

In lieu of this, the RMU AMA executive board has been asked to speak at the Leadership Session at this year's AMA conference in New Orleans. RMU will compete in the Annual Awards Ceremony in New Orleans in March.

UPCOMING EVENTS

-- You’re invited on behalf of the Residence Hall Association to this year’s Luau-themed Siblings Weekend 2017! RHA's Siblings Weekend is an annual event where RMU students are invited to bring their younger siblings/cousins/family friends onto the RMU campus for three-day weekend stuffed full of fun activities and events. Saturday, February 25th will have the most activities including events such as men's/women's basketball games, ice skating, a Luau and Tiki bar, balloon and caricature artists, hula dancing lessons, and MORE! Click here to register! 

-- The RMU Library is happy to host a recording of the popular podcast, The Podcast Profs. Come be a member of our live "studio" audience, hear PodCast Profs Anthony Moretti and Soren Fanning discuss the news of the day, see podcasting in action, and get a chance to ask questions!

Date: Today! Friday, January, 27
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Place: The RMU Library's Quiet Study Area

This event can qualify for SET credit towards students' Art & Appreciation Portfolios. For more information about the Podcast Profs, including links to past episodes, check out their Facebook page @thepodcastprofs

WEEKEND SPORTS

Saturday, Jan. 28...
Men's Lacrosse vs. Seton Hill (noon/Joe Walton Stadium/free admission)
Men's Lacrosse vs. Mercyhurst (3 pm/Joe Walton Stadium/free admission)

RMU BASKETBALL COACHES SHOW...featuring Robert Morris head coach Andy Toole airs each Monday from Cadillac Ranch in Settlers Ridge at 7 pm. The Voice of the Colonials Chris Shovlin and Coach Toole bring you up to date on all things Colonial Basketball! live through March 13 normally on the flagship station for RMU Basketball, 970 AM ESPN Pittsburgh as well as on the iHeart Radio mobile app. 

RMU HOCKEY COACHES SHOW...featuring Colonial head man Derek Schooley airs live every Tuesday from The Hangar (500 Flaugherty Run Road/Moon) at 7 pm. Come out and get the inside scoop on Robert Morris Hockey from the coach as well as radio announcers Mike Prisuta and Tim Benz. The show airs through March 14 on the radio home for RMU Hockey, 970 AM ESPN Pittsburgh as well as on the iHeart Radio mobile app.