RMU Sentry Media

RMU cancels study abroad opportunities as the coronavirus continues to spread

RMU cancels study abroad opportunities as the coronavirus continues to spread

John Blinn, News Editor

February 27, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP— Robert Morris University has canceled all Faculty-Led Education Abroad Programs (FLEAPs) for the remainder of the semester as an act of caution against the coronavirus. In an email from RMU’s Office of Student Life, on behalf of Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs...

Where’s the News? – Episode 12 (FEAT. Big Shot Josh)

Where’s the News? – Episode 12 (FEAT. Big Shot Josh)

John Blinn and Garret Roberts

February 24, 2020

In this episode of Where’s the News?, the hosts talk wings with “Big Shot” Joshua Helfer, the owner of several local Big Shot Bob’s restaurants. After the boys learn more about the magic behind their favorite fried food, they talk about Billie Eilish's new track, Roethlisberger's trip to WVU, the corona-virus coming to Pitt and ...

Former Congressman Keith Rothfus visits RMU

Former Congressman Keith Rothfus visits RMU

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 21, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP - Former Congressman Keith Rothfus visited RMU for an event hosted by the College Republicans. Rothfus, a native of New York, talked to a large group of students in Hopwood Hall on the evening of Feb. 12 about his decision to run for Congress, a number of issues he focused on while in...

How does RoMo’s choose its prices? RMU explains

How does RoMo’s choose its prices? RMU explains

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP - Students at Robert Morris University may have noticed that prices at campus eateries are considerably higher than those at local stores. Whether students are buying a snack, meal or stocking up on food for their own on-campus apartments, they always keep an eye on the prices of these...

RMU College Republicans host “Can Socialism Work in the United States?”

RMU College Republicans host “Can Socialism Work in the United States?”

Jonah Hoy, Contributor

February 19, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP - Can socialism work in the United States? This was the hard-hitting theme of the lecture held at Rogal Chapel, hosted by Sherry Kai. On Jan. 30, the Robert Morris University College Republicans brought Kai in to speak on behalf of this topic. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. During...

Where’s the News? – Episode 11 (FEAT. Mackenzie Nicole)

Where’s the News? – Episode 11 (FEAT. Mackenzie Nicole)

John Blinn and Garret Roberts

February 12, 2020

In this episode, the "Where's The News?" crew is joined by Mackenzie Nicole, the singer and songwriter behind the new album "Mystic." Discussing the topics of performers, mental health and The Shining, the group learns more about the artist and her style. After the interview, the host briefly talk about Antonio Brown (again) and the stu...

Where’s the News? – Episode 10 (FEAT. Matthew Kramer)

Where’s the News? – Episode 10 (FEAT. Matthew Kramer)

John Blinn and Nick Hedderick

February 10, 2020

On this episode of "Where's the News?," Matthew Kramer talks about inspiring kids to learn more about STEM fields. The group also talks about the Grammy's, strange occurrences in Pittsburgh, the death of Kobe Bryant and Garret's desire to kick Baby Yoda.   Songs Used: Intro: Ohayo by Smith The Mister...

RMU School of Business opens the Center for Sales Excellence

RMU School of Business opens the Center for Sales Excellence

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

February 7, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University students, faculty, and alumni came together in Ferris Hall to celebrate the grand opening of the new Center for Sales Excellence. On Jan. 29, an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the Center for Sales Excellence, which was funded by John Waldron...

RMU students volunteer for No School STEM Day

RMU students volunteer for No School STEM Day

John Blinn, News Editor

February 4, 2020

PITTSBURGH - While most Robert Morris University students were taking an extra day off, a small group of others spent their free Monday in a local library. But rather than studying, they were teaching. On Jan. 20, the manager of SEMS (Secondary Education of Mathematics and Science) Outreach, Sara...

Where’s the News? – Episode 9

Where’s the News? – Episode 9

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

February 2, 2020

In the newest episode of Where's the News?, the hosts talk about Ozzy Osborne's new diagnosis, the latest in the Antonio Brown saga, the spread of the coronavirus and the impeachment of Donald Trump. They also address the Gritty conspiracy and predict the future of Mr. (?) Peanut. ...