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RMU Sentry Media

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RMU Band prepares to perform in front of live audiences and around the area

John Blinn, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 7, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Music is about to return to Robert Morris University! Campus life is gradually coming back to normal. Several sports, Bobbymania and fully in-person classes have already made an appearance in the Fall 2021 semester. The Colonial football team is not the only...

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Bobbymania returns for start of semester fun

Kevin Plowcha
September 6, 2021

Bobbymania is one of the most anticipated events on the RMU Calendar and it returned on Saturday. After not being able to hold the event last year due to COVID-19, everyone was buzzing about how much fun it would be. Originally set to take place on Aug. 29, inclement weather...

Photo credit: Garret Roberts

Student Involvement celebrates students with Best of RMU Day

Michael Delehanty, Assistant News Editor
April 25, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris University community came together Sunday for a day-long event to celebrate the most important aspect of the community: the students. RMU Greek Life, Student Life, RMU Band and Colonial Theatre all came together on the Nicholson Front Lawn...

Photo courtesy of RMU Bands via Facebook.

RMU Band talks about preparing for performances and playing in a pandemic

John Blinn, News Editor
April 18, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The pandemic changed many different aspects of our lives. It made going to grocery stores different, eliminated the possibility of attending sporting events and halted seeing live music performances. The RMU Band had to make several different changes to their...

Photo courtesy of RMU Bands via Facebook.

RMU Bands adapt to playing in a pandemic

Kaelei Whitlatch, Contributor
October 29, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Robert Morris University's bands have found ways to bond through music while staying safe and healthy. Despite the less than ideal circumstances, the RMU Show Band concluded its season while following both the university's and CDC's guidelines. “When...

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Milk’s favorite cookie to go over seas

Raistlyn Lehman
November 29, 2016
As the season of giving grows, more people are looking for a way to give back to their community.
Hair-cut-a-thon tradition continues at RMU

Hair-cut-a-thon tradition continues at RMU

Hannah Vislocky, Staff Writer
September 21, 2015

The RMU Band sponsored their annual Hair Cut-a-Thon event this past Thursday, Sept. 17. The event’s main features were haircuts, mini facials, manicures, and eyebrow waxing, all costing ten dollars. Any additional service only cost five dollars. The event was organized...

Haircut-A-Thon a big success for RMU Band

Haircut-A-Thon a big success for RMU Band

Hannah Smith, News Editor
February 14, 2014

Robert Morris University band students recently hosted their first Haircut-A-Thon to benefit the Marco Giovengo Muscular Dystrophy Summer Camp Fund. Marco Giovengo was a member of the RMU band who passed away and now has a summer camp fund in his honor to help children go to...