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University of Pittsburgh announces potential COVID-19 vaccine

University of Pittsburgh announces potential COVID-19 vaccine

Garret Roberts, Editor in Chief

April 2, 2020

As the world’s medical research community races to find a cure for Covid-19, a veteran vaccine researcher right here in Pittsburgh has stepped up with what may be a promising solution.

McGowens spoils inaugural men’s basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Photo credit: David Auth

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Just like the Robert Morris women's team did for Pitt back in 2002, the University of Pittsburgh's men's basketball team (2-1, 1-0 ACC) traveled to Robert Morris to play the first-ever basketball game at the Colonials' (0-3) new arena. "I think that, in general," said Robert Morris...

Preview: RMU hosts Pitt for inaugural basketball game at UPMC Events Center

MOON TOWNSHIP — The RMU men’s basketball team celebrates after a made three-pointer against Sacred Heart (Samuel Anthony/RMU Sentry Media).

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (0-2) opens play at the new UPMC Events Center this Tuesday night. The team hosts the Pitt Panthers (1-1) for the first game in their new home. Both teams are coming off tough losses and look to bounce back with a victory in this highly anticipat...

Men’s basketball releases jammed packed schedule

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Jon Williams (left) dabs up his older brother Josh Williams (right) against Mount Aloysius on November 11, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media).

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As 2019 began, the UPMC Events Center was still under construction and taking shape. Fast forward to today, and the arena has hosted numerous concerts and the dominant start to the volleyball team's season. Now, exactly two months before the men's basketball team hosts their first game...

Chris King talks about improving the Robert Morris athletics brand

Chris King sits down with RMU Sentry Media to discuss his plans for the athletic department (Luke Yost/RMU Sentry Media). Photo credit: Luke Yost

Logan Carney, Digital Content Manager

September 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris's new director of athletics, Chris King, is driven to improve the individual brand of all 16 sport teams at Robert Morris University. King looks to accomplish this through a larger presence in Pittsburgh and increased student-engagement at Robert Morris. RMU Sentry Media ...

Robert Morris takes home trophy in PTC tournament

Club presidents compete on stage. November 17, 2018.

Tanner McMakin, Guest Writer

November 18, 2018

The Robert Morris Trading Card Club participated in PTC's first tournament.

Tom Hanks headlines voting event in Pittsburgh

Tom Hanks speaks at When We All Vote rally.

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

September 26, 2018

Tom Hanks spoke to hundreds at Soldiers and Sailors Hall in Oakland to express the importance of voting, not just in the presidential election, but every election. Hanks opened his speech with the question of the importance of elections in the U.S. "What is the most important election in the history...

The Toole Shed: Season preview

The Toole Shed: Season preview

Logan Carney, Matt Kurtik, and Alex Temple

September 19, 2018

The Toole Shed is back and the guys discuss the upcoming schedule, lack of Duquesne and playing at the Student Recreation and Fitness Center. Sports Manager Logan Carney hosts alongside RMU Sentry Media's men's basketball beat writer Matt Kurtik and new co-host Alex Temple who replaces Luke Yost....

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

Photo credit: Tori Flick

Logan Carney, Sports Manager/Columnist

September 18, 2018

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...

Sunrise seen from Mt. Washington

Sunrise from Mt. Washington in Pittsburgh on April 13, 2018.

Megan Shandel and Gage Goulding

April 15, 2018

The morning of Friday, April 13, 2018 brought in a beautiful day for Pittsburgh. The morning started with a beautiful and sunny start with a summer like temperature of 65° at wake up.