RMU Sentry Media

Police Blotter: Aug. 23 – Sept. 12, 2011

September 15, 2011


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8/23 - Accident - A visitor at the University came in and reported backing into a parked vehicle on campus. The owner of the other vehicle was notified and both parties information was taken for insurance purposes. 8/23 - Medical Emergency - Resident Life called and advised that a student in Marshal...

Student Government starts year strong

Erica Sablofski, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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Kicking off another new semester, Robert Morris University’s Student Government Association (SGA) looks to continue its mission of serving as a liaison between students and faculty as well as provide plenty of entertaining activities. Students who wish to voice an issue and representatives for student...

RMU housing crunch: More students, not enough rooms

RMU housing crunch: More students, not enough rooms

Alyssa Bishop, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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In 2010, Robert Morris University saw 896 freshmen from the Class of 2014 come to campus for their first semester at college. Of these 896 students, 721 of them lived on campus, according to John Michalenko, dean of students and chief student officer. Now, in 2011, Michalenko stated that RMU has decreased...

RMU officially opens new School of Business building

RMU officially opens new School of Business building

Maria Mauti, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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Robert Morris University professors and staff were introduced to the new School of Business building on Wednesday, Sept. 7, in the Randolph Family Gardens. Since its humble beginnings as the Robert Morris School of Accountancy in 1921, the school has transformed into a comprehensive liberal arts school...

Moon Community Access TV unveils new production trailer

Moon Community Access TV unveils new production trailer

Chelsey Frey, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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On Wednesday, Sept. 7, Moon Community Access TV’s brand new high definition production trailer was unveiled at the Moon Township Municipal building. The trailer was collaboration between MCA-TV and Robert Morris University. Students from RMU-TV have been working with MCA-TV to broadcast live sporting...

Pittsburgh Brewing Company reaches out to students for new logo

Amanda Burgess, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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The Pittsburgh Brewing Company (PBC) is rereleasing Olde Frothingslosh, a beer from the 1950s, and has asked media arts students from around the area to create the new logo for a cash prize. According to Sir Teddy Scullin, a writer for Beer Cans and Brewery Collectibles magazine, the ale first became...

Jefferson Center’s new initiatives encourage students to get active

Jefferson Center’s new initiatives encourage students to get active

Andrea Zanaglio, News Editor

September 15, 2011


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Located behind the Nicholson Center, the Jefferson Health and Fitness Center offers students the opportunity to stay fit throughout the semester through a variety of activities and workout equipment. Campus Recreation Director Armand Buzzelli noted some new additions to Jefferson this semester, such...

Comedian provides laughs and advice to RMU students

Comedian provides laughs and advice to RMU students

Sybile Cherenfant, Features Editor

September 15, 2011


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This past Saturday, Robert Morris University’s First Year Seminar Program (FYSP) and the Student Life Office hosted comedian Michael Dean Ester. Ester’s stand-up comedy act was part of the activities that the freshmen mentors coordinated during their training for the semester. “The program...

RMU College Republicans, Army ROTC sponsor 9/11 remembrance events

RMU College Republicans, Army ROTC sponsor 9/11 remembrance events

Andrea Zanaglio, News Editor

September 11, 2011


Filed under News, Top Stories

This past Sunday marked the 10th anniversary of 9/11, a day etched into the memory of almost every American. In honor of the thousands of innocent Americans killed in the terrorist attacks, Robert Morris University’s Chapter of College Republicans and the Army ROTC sponsored the 9/11: Never Forget...

RMU and Moon Township remembering victims of 9/11

Andre Zanaglio, News Editor

September 9, 2011


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This year marks the 10th anniversary of 9/11, a day etched into the memory of almost every American. In honor of the thousands of innocent Americans killed in those terrorist attacks, a mass email to Robert Morris University students, faculty and staff announced that the Army ROTC and RMU’s Chapter...