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The news site of Robert Morris University

RMU Sentry Media

The news site of Robert Morris University

RMU Sentry Media

Colby Sherwin

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief

Colby Sherwin is a senior News and Sports Communication Major from Harrison City Pa, He is the Editor in Chief for RMU Sentry Media. Colby can be found on sidelines for CSN taking photos and videos. He also does RMU Radio, and does various different RMU Tv shows as he produces Sports talk in the Burgh and Assistant Produces CSC.

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Opinion: Every Student Should Go to Hangout with the President

Opinion: Every Student Should Go to “Hangout with the President”

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief September 27, 2023

After hearing for a year about "Hangout with the President," I finally went to see what it was all about. "Well, hey everybody! Grab some food: we have pizza, and let's talk!" You got a smiling face...

A Story About the Family We Built: Kelce Review

“A Story About the Family We Built:” Kelce Review

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief September 26, 2023

"This has to be the most fun year of my life, I have three kids, a wife, a podcast and I'm the best in the world at my position." Jason Kelce, center for the Philadelphia Eagles, has made a documentary...

Pittsburgh Penguins Announce New Broadcasts Team for 2023 Season

Pittsburgh Penguins Announce New Broadcasts Team for 2023 Season

Colby Sherwin September 23, 2023

"It's a hockey night in Pittsburgh!" A saying that is iconic in western Pennsylvania. On the ice, the Penguins have had nothing but success until recently. Sports Network Pittsburgh has announced some...

Royal Navy Warship uses Missiles to stop Cocaine Traffickers

Royal Navy Warship uses Missiles to stop Cocaine Traffickers

Colby Sherwin September 14, 2023

In the sequel to Pirates of the Caribbean, which will not be made, the Royal Navy seized more than a ton of cocaine, which is worth about $175 million. HMS Dauntless tracked a "go-ship" that was smuggling...

Opinion: Quarterback gives new energy where Hardknocks lacks

Opinion: “Quarterback” gives new energy where “Hardknocks” lacks

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief September 14, 2023

It is the best time of the year! Football season is back! One thing that every fan seems to want more and more is access to the teams they love. Other than the Cardinals and "the fire in their guts,"...

This week on Campus 9-11-23/ 9-15-23

This week on Campus 9-11-23/ 9-15-23

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief September 11, 2023

September 11th On Monday students will get to join Strong Women Strong Girls for their weekly meeting with a twist as they do "Get to know Smores" from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. September 12th On Tuesday...

Springdale Mother charged after passing of Daugther

Colby Sherwin September 10, 2023

After the passing of five-year-old Diem McMunn-Gereshenski in a Springdale hospital back in June. Her mother, Samantha McMunn, was charged on Thursday. McMunn was charged with involuntary manslaughter...

Giant Eagle Names New CEO: Bill Artman

Giant Eagle Names New CEO: Bill Artman

Colby Sherwin August 29, 2023

After a near five-month search, Giant Eagle has named their new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bill Artman who was named interim CEO in March. After almost 40 years with the company serving in various...

Rating Revision: Which Madden Ratings Are Least Accurate?

Rating Revision: Which Madden Ratings Are Least Accurate?

Jesse Mccullough and Colby Sherwin August 25, 2023
Today, resident Madden nerd and NFL maniac Colby Sherwin and I go through "Madden 24" and their strangest ratings position by position.
Opinion: Maddens disappointing releases continue

Opinion: Madden’s disappointing releases continue

Colby Sherwin, Editor in Chief August 25, 2023

With the NFL season on the horizon, another game in the Madden franchise comes with it. "Madden 24" released on August 15th. This year, Electronic Arts Sports (EA Sports) promised a bigger and badder Madden...

Veggie Tales created by Phil Vischer & Mike Nawrocki

Ranking the Top 10 Veggie Tales

Colby Sherwin August 17, 2023

VeggieTales is a biblical cartoon created by Phil Vischer and Mike Nawrocki. The first episode, titled "Where's God When I'm S-scared," aired on VCS on December 21, 1983. Over the years, VeggieTales produced...

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The Super Mario Bros. Movie: Reviews Are In

Colby Sherwin, Reporter April 10, 2023

The Super Mario Bros. Movie has come out to some mixed reviews from critics and fans. This short hour and half movie is quite the ride. With such a little run time a lot is packed in. If you plan to see...

Photo Credit: Joseph Espinoza

Bob’s Burgers Serves Up Smiles

Colby Sherwin, RMU Radio President February 8, 2023

When you think of adult animation you probably think of the Simpsons, Family Guy, or Rick and Morty… actually I am not touching that last one. But one that I think is very underrated is Bob’s Burgers....

Photo Credit:  Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation

Ranking All Nine Spider-man Movies

Colby Sherwin, Contributor April 13, 2022

Spider-Man is one of the most beloved superheroes in the world. Naturally, Peter Parker and Miles Morales have been part of so many movies. It is time to see what the best movies are. 9. The Amazing...

Alexander Viljaste working hard for a bright future

Alexander Viljaste working hard for a bright future

Colby Sherwin, Asst. News Editor March 21, 2022

Alexander Viljaste is a sophomore Accounting and Finance major, on top of that he is part of the Association of Future Accountants and Student Government Association. During his short time at Robert...

Photo Credit:  Filmsite.org

The Top 10 Sports Movies

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor February 7, 2022

Sports are a huge part of my life, as a fan and a sports communication major. Growing up, sports movies were something that I loved to watch. From "Everyone's Hero" to the "Mighty Ducks" and so much more....

Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey names Lee Schmidt Director of Public Safety (Photo Credit: Grayden Jackson RMU Sentry Media)

Lee Schmidt named Pittsburgh Public Safety Director

Colby Sherwin February 5, 2022

Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey has announced Lee Schmidt as the Director of Public Safety for the city. In a statement from the office of the mayor, they describe Schmidt for the positIon based on his work...

Whiskey Myers is heading to the UPMC Events Center on May 1. Photo Credit: (UPMC Events Center Twitter)

Whiskey Myers to perform at UPMC Events Center in May

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 31, 2022

The UPMC Events Center has added yet another concert to the docket this year, as country music band Whiskey Myers is making a stop in Moon Township on May 1. The show is part of the “Is a coming”...

Snow blanketed Robert Morris campus shortly before Thanksgiving break.

Robert Morris to form“Presidential Search Committee of the RMU Board of Trustees”

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 28, 2022

With President Dr. Chris Howard's tenure as the eighth president of Robert Morris University coming to an end next week, chair of the board of trustees Carrie Coghill sent an email to students on Friday...

Cheer Live (Credit: COURTESY FACULTY PRODUCTIONS)

Cheer Live tour makes stop at the UPMC Events Center

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 28, 2022

The popular Netflix show “Cheer” is going on tour for the first time. One of their stops will be in the UPMC Events Center on July 12.   Tickets for the tour will be to the general public...

Marina Fontolan named Robert Morris Ronney Scholar

Marina Fontolan named Robert Morris Ronney Scholar

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 24, 2022

Marina Fontolan Ph.D. from Unicomp Brazil has been awarded the 2022 Ronney Scholarship, for their research on video game localization. The award was given out Jan. 20 in the Wheatley Attrum.   “I...

Photo Credit (Moon Area School District)

Moon Area School District updates COVID 19 plan

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 18, 2022

Due to the high number of Covid-19 cases in the Moon Area School District, District officials have updated their Covid-19 policy. “On Jan. 10, the Moon Area School District Board of School Directors...

Robert Morris Issues a winter storm watch

Robert Morris Issues a winter storm watch

Colby Sherwin, Assistant News Editor January 15, 2022

The Pittsburgh area is expected to get four to 10 inches of snow over the weekend. Robert Morris University has issued a winter storm watch. The watch goes into effect on Sunday and will last until...

Sunset on the campus of Robert Morris University. Photo Credit: (RMU Sentry Media/Paul Wintruba)

RMU announces new weekend shuttle hours for fall semester

Colby Sherwin September 5, 2021

Moon Township--As the fall semester begins at Robert Morris, there is a new shuttle weekend schedule. In an email from Residence Life, it announced new weekend hours on Friday until further notice. The...

Robert Morris President Dr. Chris Howard addresses crowd at Matriculation. 
Photo Credit: (Ethan Morrison)

Robert Morris holds Matriculation after two-year hiatus

Colby Sherwin, News Editor August 27, 2021
RMU welcomes in the university's new students in the bookend to commencement
Esports Class hosted a tournaments featuring RMU President Howard on April 22, 2019.

Dr. Howard speaks on COVID-19 policies for the fall semester, advice to students

Colby Sherwin August 26, 2021
RMU's president encourages following guidelines to ensure campus health and safety
RMU to reinstate mask mandate for fall semester

RMU to reinstate mask mandate for fall semester

Colby Sherwin, News Editor August 16, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As COVID-19 cases rise in the Western Pennsylvania region and mask mandates start to return, Robert Morris has decided to follow suit for the start of the 2021 fall semester.  In an...

RMU Hockey to be reinstated for 2021 season

RMU Hockey to be reinstated for 2021 season

Colby Sherwin, News Editor July 14, 2021

UPDATE 8/13/21: The hockey programs have been put on pause for the 2021-22 season with an eye on fundraising for the 2022-23 season in hopes of reinstatement. Check out Colonial Sports Network's article...

Photo Credit: RMU Sentry Media

RMU to require COVID vaccine for 2021-22 school year

Colby Sherwin June 30, 2021

In the 2020-2021 school year, Robert Morris students had their way of life changed. Now with the vaccine rollout in full effect, life will go back to normal for students and staff. In an email from RMU...

POLICE BLOTTER in white lettering over top of a black background. There are two baby blue circles and a red circle behind the end of BLOTTER

Police Blotter: 6/08/2021-6/14/2021

Colby Sherwin June 20, 2021

6/08/21 - Fire Alarm/False Alarm - Guardian Protection reported a fire alarm activation in Concord Hall. Officers responded and found the cause to be unknown. RMU Maintenance was notified and checked the...

The Robert Morris mens hockey team discusses a play during a game against Niagara Nov. 2, 2018. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

Timeline of Events for RMU Hockey

Colby Sherwin June 16, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP - Both RMU hockey teams had successful seasons in which the women's team won the CHA tournament and men's were the no. 1 ranked team in the Western Pod of the AHC. On Wednesday, May 26th,...

POLICE BLOTTER in white lettering over top of a black background. There are two baby blue circles and a red circle behind the end of BLOTTER

Police Blotter: 05/18/21-05/24/21

Colby Sherwin June 1, 2021

5/19/21 - Fire Alarm activated - Guardian Protection reported a fire alarm activation in Salem Hall. Officers responded and found the cause to be steam from the shower. RMU Maintenance was notified. The...

Pittsburgh releases plans for fireworks for the Fourth of July

Colby Sherwin May 17, 2021

PITTSBURGH - Normal life was greatly changed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This included the Fourth of July celebrations. This year, the City of Pittsburgh will return to normal with their annual...

Pittsburgh releases new guidelines for St. Patrick’s Day

Pittsburgh releases new guidelines for St. Patrick’s Day

Colby Sherwin, Contributor March 16, 2021

PITTSBURGH -- As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many are wondering what is allowed for St. Patrick’s Day this Wednesday. For the second straight year, there will be no St. Patrick's Day parade in...

Review: WandaVision (spoilers)

Review: WandaVision (spoilers)

Colby Sherwin, Contributor March 14, 2021

When WandaVison was announced in 2019, it didn't turn many heads. Wanda Maximoff was not the most intriguing character, other than shooting red “wiggly woos'' out of her hands. Vision was dead going...

Photo Credit: (MGN Online)

COVID-19 across the country: The impact on Harrison City education

Colby Sherwin, Contributor March 5, 2021

Editor’s Note: Here at RMU Sentry Media, our writers come from all over the nation and the state of Pennsylvania. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all of those areas differently. During their time...

RMU’s John Tucci Discusses Snow Clean Up Around Campus

Colby Sherwin, Reporter February 9, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP -- RMU's friendly groundskeeper John Tucci discusses snow clean up around Robert Morris University each winter with Sentry Media's Colby Sherwin, explaining why the staff is quick to clean...

RMU Live | November 16, 2020

Colby Sherwin and Ethan Morrison November 16, 2020

Watch as RMU-TV Students update you on local, national, and world news. Broadcast Live from the RMU-TV Studio on the campus of Robert Morris University in Moon Township PA.

RMU Live | November 9, 2020

RMU Live | November 9, 2020

Colby Sherwin and Ethan Morrison November 9, 2020

In this newscast, the top stories include local COVID-19 updates, the first announcement of Joe Biden's victory on RMU-TV, as well as updates on Hurricane Eta. Broadcast live from the RMU-TV Studio...

RMU Live | October 26, 2020

Ethan Morrison and Colby Sherwin October 26, 2020

In this newscast, the top stories include local COVID-19 updates, Vice President Mike Pence's refusal to quarantine, ballot extensions in Pennsylvania, as well as campus updates about Halloween festivities....

RMU Live | October 19, 2020

Ethan Morrison and Colby Sherwin October 19, 2020

On this weeks newscast, the top stories include local COVID-19 updates, the plans for the Spring semester on RMU's campus, a mail carrier raid and political cookies. Broadcast live from the RMU-TV...

RMU Live | October 12, 2020

Ethan Morrison and Colby Sherwin October 12, 2020

On this weeks newscast, topics include an increase in republican voter registration, details on RMU's Wellness Week, information on the Campus Clear app and the return of Steelers fans to Heinz field....

RMU Live | October 5, 2020

Colby Sherwin and Ethan Morrison October 5, 2020

On this weeks newscast, the top stories include a train derailment, COVID-19 updates for the Pittsburgh area, meteor sightings over the Steel City and changes to Trick or Treat during the pandemic. Broadcast...

RMU Live | September 28, 2020

Ethan Morrison and Colby Sherwin September 28, 2020

In this week's newscast, the top stories include the Supreme Court nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, the grand jury's decision on the Breyonna Taylor case and the RMU flu shot clinic. Broadcast live...

RMU Live | September 21, 2020

John Blinn and Colby Sherwin September 21, 2020

On this week's newscast, the top news stories include the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, President Donald Trump's visit to the Pittsburgh International Airport and the Colonial's Unite campaign. Broadcast...

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