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OPINION: There is a college debt crisis

OPINION: There is a college debt crisis

Garret Roberts, Assistant A&E Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Top Stories

Editor's Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer's own.  On Jan. 6, Robert Morris University President Dr. Chris Howard published an opinion piece in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette addressing the issue of the student debt crisis. Dr. Howard asserted that the roots of the crisis do not lie ...

OPINION: Charlie Buscaglia’s third season is off to a bumpy start

OPINION: Charlie Buscaglia’s third season is off to a bumpy start

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

January 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Editor's Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer's own.  MOON TOWNSHIP— Charlie Buscaglia spent his first two seasons as head coach of Robert Morris women's basketball shattering records while turning this RMU squad into essentially an unstoppable force. But coming into this third seas...

Sciulli’s Shock Picks: Wagner Seahawks

Sciulli’s Shock Picks: Wagner Seahawks

Michael Sciulli, Sports Copy Editor

November 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Sciulli's Shock Pics, Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Have no fear, the long-awaited return of Sciulli’s shock pick’s is here. It seems like I have not written one of these in ages, but we are back in the saddle. On the slate for this week is the final football game of the season which pits the Robert Morris University football team (...

Free to Speak Freely?

Free to Speak Freely?

Rebekah Wilford, Contributor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion/Editorial

MOON TOWNSHIP - As an editorial contributor, I take great interest in reading editorials published by different news outlets. I would not be able to do this, however, if freedom of speech was not considered an American right. In fact, one of the greatest aspects of the American press is its freedom to...

Power rankings of the NEC Mascots

Power rankings of the NEC Mascots

David Auth, Contributor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Mascots — they can be polarizing figures in the sports world. They can cause controversy, like the Cleveland Indians and Washington Redskins mascots. They can be the source of bliss and jubilation, like whenever NFL Mascots play 12-year-olds in football. (Not condoning grown men running over 12-year-olds,...

OPINION: Robert Morris football is back

OPINION: Robert Morris football is back

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

September 22, 2018


Filed under Football, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Editor's Note: Opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer's own.  A soul-crushing 49-46 defeat against the Bryant Bulldogs has many of the RMU faithful feeling lost and defeated on Saturday afternoon. But what people don't see is what this loss symbolizes: a new beginning and competitiveness not felt by R...

Carney’s Corner: Robert Morris and Duquesne not playing is a disservice to Pittsburgh

Carney’s Corner: Robert Morris and Duquesne not playing is a disservice to Pittsburgh

Logan Carney, Sports Manager/Columnist

September 18, 2018


Filed under Carney's Corner, Men's Basketball, Men's Basketball Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Recently, the Robert Morris men's basketball team released their schedule for the 2018-2019 season. When looking at the schedule, the first thought that came to my mind was, "Where is Duquesne?" Now, there are three Division I college programs within 30 minutes of the city of Pittsburgh, but it seems...

Carney’s Corner: Bernard Clark should get as many chances as John Banaszak

Carney’s Corner: Bernard Clark should get as many chances as John Banaszak

Logan Carney, Sports Manager/Columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Carney's Corner, Football, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Rome wasn’t built in a day. That’s probably the most overused expression when urging someone to be patient, but in this case, that expression is meaningful. It’s meaningful because there is a new head coach who patrols the sidelines for Robert Morris’s once proud football program. The Colonials...

In support of the First Amendment

Editorial Staff

August 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion/Editorial

RMU Sentry Media stands with the Society for Collegiate Journalists, the Boston Globe and every other participating news organization in support of the First Amendment of the United States Constitution; an amendment which allows all of our news organizations to operate freely and without the fear of...

Is Schooley the solution for RMU men’s hockey?

Is Schooley the solution for RMU men’s hockey?

Gregory Sutton

March 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase

Since the beginning of Robert Morris men's hockey, there has been one leader of this successful program. Head coach Derek Schooley has been at the helm since their inaugural season in 2004 after rumors had been circulating after the interest arose to buy the RMU Island Sports Center came to fruition. Schooley...