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AMSOIL U.S. Air Force Snocross National Championships

AMSOIL U.S. Air Force Snocross National Championships

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

AMSOIL is holding their Snocross Championships in Salamanca, New York, and RMU Sentry Media is covering the action. Katey Ladika The U.S. Air Force Snocross National is happening in Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino on Feb. 16 and Feb. 17. Today the qualifiers are held for racers to make it ...

Jon Bauman speaks for Conor Lamb

Jon Bauman speaks for Conor Lamb

Gage Goulding

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Bauman is the current president of Social Security Works, an organization that works to protect disadvantaged and at-risk people. Jon Bauman was in Pittsburgh giving his approval for Democrat Conor Lamb who is running in this year's Special Election on March 13 for the 18th Congressional District....

Why you shouldn’t sleep on RMU men’s ice hockey

Why you shouldn’t sleep on RMU men’s ice hockey

Matt Simkovic

February 16, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris University men’s hockey team this season has had ups and downs to say the least. With their current record being 13-15-2 overall and a conference record of 12-10-2, the Colonials are looking at making a deep run into the postseason. Let’s start with why. This team is hungry....

Robert Morris vs. Bryant: Everything you need to know

Robert Morris vs. Bryant: Everything you need to know

Matt Kurtik

February 15, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Colonials (15-13, 9-6) stomped the Bryant Bulldogs (3-25, 2-13) in an Northeast Conference (NEC) matchup Thursday night at the A.J. Palumbo Center. The Colonials shot 11-for-21 from behind the three-point line. Why it happened: The Colonials forced 13 turnovers and Dachon Burke score 27 poi...

Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Kennywood Amusement Park

Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Kennywood Amusement Park

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

February 15, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

This year, Kennywood Amusement Park is introducing a new attraction called Thomas Town to be built in their 120th year of business. Kennywood has partnered with Mattel, the brand owner of “Thomas and Friends.” The park is building an attraction with five rides. Thomas the Tank Engine will be t...

Brady Ferguson: A Texas-sized star

Brady Ferguson: A Texas-sized star

Gregory Sutton

February 15, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Brady Ferguson's hockey career started in the state where everything is bigger. He hails from a town called Carrollton that sits just outside of Dallas, Texas. Ferguson has lived in Carrollton since he was just about four years old and moved there from California. His love of hockey has led him to...

Valerie Gaydos announces candidacy for State Representative at RMU

Valerie Gaydos announces candidacy for State Representative at RMU

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Valerie Gaydos, the founder and CEO of Capital Growth, Inc., announced her candidacy for State Representative at Robert Morris University on Feb. 14. Photo Gallery: https://www.rmusentrymedia.com/featured-multimedia/photo-gallery/valerie-gaydos-announces-candidacy-for-state-representative/ Gaydos is running for Pennsylvania State House Representative District #44 and held her announcement in Massey Hall on campus. This was important to her because her uncle, Thomas V. Gaydos, was the founding dir...

Wendy’s drive-thru horse comes to RMU

Wendy’s drive-thru horse comes to RMU

Gage Goulding

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

https://youtu.be/1uS4AoXFqF0 Marcella Gruchalak was driving home from a charity event with her horse, Funny Bunny, who goes by Buns for short, and decided to stop and get him a treat. What she thought was just rewarding her horse for good behavior and knocking something off her bucket list turned...

Don’t stress: Spending Valentine’s Day on campus

Don’t stress: Spending Valentine’s Day on campus

Jocelyn Burns

February 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

It can sometimes be difficult to find the perfect romantic gesture while not having a car to get off campus. Although it may not sound like the perfect date at first, there are multiple ways to spend Valentine’s Day right here at RMU! Just because both love birds don’t have transportation do...

Police Blotter 2/06/18-2/12/18

Police Blotter 2/06/18-2/12/18

February 13, 2018


Filed under Police Blotter, Top Stories

2/06/18 -Criminal Mischief-Residence Life reported people arguing and glass breaking in Marshall Hall.  Officers located the parties involved, and charges will be filed for a broken window.(closed) 2/07/18 -Disabled Vehicle-A student reported their vehicle stuck in the Colonial Way parking lot. ...