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A Personal Story: Skating from Delaware to Pittsburgh

A Personal Story: Skating from Delaware to Pittsburgh

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

January 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- For all 19 years of my life, I have lived in the small state of Delaware. I come from a small town called Hockessin. A fun fact about Hockessin: it is equidistant from New York City as it is DC. It was also featured in an episode of “30 Rock,” where it was called "Hockassin, Pennsylvania....

OPINION: There is a college debt crisis

OPINION: There is a college debt crisis

Garret Roberts, Assistant A&E Editor

January 14, 2019

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 ...

Free to Speak Freely?

Free to Speak Freely?

Rebekah Wilford, Contributor

November 14, 2018

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...

The importance of environmental conservation

The importance of environmental conservation

Rebekah Wilford

November 1, 2017

Aldo Leopold once said, “Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land.” This flowery quote brings to mind images of sparkling lakes, giant redwood trees and happy little squirrels collecting nuts in Disneyesque fashion. It paints a picture of a peaceful world. Now, take a moment to...

Welcome to Student Sound Off

September 9, 2012

Have a concern or issue with something on-campus? Voice your opinion; we would love to hear it! Just submit your post to our staff via email to [email protected], and it could appear right here! Please note that we reserve the right to determine what posts will be displayed publicly on the site.

An analysis of the Democratic National Convention

An analysis of the Democratic National Convention

Anthony Moretti, RMU Journalism Professor

September 7, 2012

Voters in America’s 50 states are now less than 60 days away from electing the next President of the United States. Over the previous three nights, Democrats at their national convention made their case as to why the next president ought to be the current one. Voters ultimately will answ...

Scoreboard reads “Democrats 1, Republicans 0″

Scoreboard reads “Democrats 1, Republicans 0″

Anthony Moretti, RMU Journalism Professor

September 5, 2012

The initial night of the Democratic National Convention is over, and if it is fair to compare the Democrats’ opening night to the Republicans’, then the victory belongs to the Democratic Party. Before we analyze the Democrats, let’s flashback to one week ago: The Republicans had juggled their...