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RMU in the News

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

A monthly selection of media coverage of Robert Morris University during the previous month.


KDKA-TV produced a story about President Chris Howard:

Inc. Magazine published a column about President Howard's leadership philosophy:

The Pittsburgh Business Times took note of President Howard's first day in office:

(KDKA-AM did a live interview with Dr. Howard, but we do not yet have a clip to share.)

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WPXI-TV reported on the work that RMU students and Letrell Crittenden, assistant professor of communication, did to help the Black Empowerment Project develop a mobile-friendly web site to promote job opportunities and job training:

The Girls and Women in Sport Symposium drew coverage in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:

RMU's Black History Month activities garnered some publicity this year:

The Trib took note of RMU's participation in a dyslexia support program:

Political scientist Phil Harold was quoted in this Post-Gazette story about unusual presidential candidates:

The Pittsburgh Business Times and Beaver County Times published news that the RMU Board of Trustees has elected Richard Harshman '78 the board's chair:

The Trib quoted health care economist Steve Foreman in this story about comeptition between UPMC and Highmark health insurance:

The success of skaters at the RMU Island Sports Center brought some well-earned media attention:

A Beaver County Times story about preventing sexual assault included RMU's efforts:

The Beaver County Times also published a story about an RMU poll that measured respondents' thoughts on the Pope and Donald Trump:

The American Lawyer tapped the expertise of Peggy Outon at the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for this article about the American Bar Association:


Men's Basketball

Colonials Tate Will Sit Out Rest of Season (2/2/16):

Robert Morris' Tate Working Toward Next Season (2/4/16):

'Ant Pugh Camp' At Robert Morris Pays Dividends For Junior Stewart (2/4/16):  

Robert Morris Loses Its Third In A Row (2/4/16): 

Robert Morris Loses To Last-Place CCSU (2/4/16): 

Robert Morris Continues Losing Streak In Home Loss to Central Connecticut (2/4/16): 

Robert Morris Defeats Bryant, 89-71 (2/6/16): 

Robert Morris Beats Bryant To End Three-Game Losing Streak (2/6/16): 

Robert Morris Back On Course After Win Over Bryant (2/6/16): 

Robert Morris Trying To Salvage Season (2/10/16): 

Win Or Lose, Robert Morris Players Always Put Best Foot Forward (2/11/16): 

Robert Morris Loses To Saint Francis U., 68-57 (2/11/16): 

Second-Half Surge Carries Saint Francis U. Past Robert Morris (2/11/16):

Mental Lapses Plague Robert Morris In Loss to Saint Francis U. (2/11/16):

Amid Trying Season, Toole Remains Confident In Program's Direction (2/17/16):

Toole Opens Up About Robert Morris Woes (2/17/16):

Robert Morris Finishes Strong To Defeat LIU Brooklyn, 74-67 (2/18/16):

Whitley Scores Career-High 16 to Give RMU Sweep of LIU Brooklyn (2/18/16):

Whitley Scores Career-High 16 To Help Robert Morris Clinch Playoff Spot (2/18/16):

Robert Morris Falls to St. Francis Brooklyn (2/20/16): 

Missed Opportunities, Free Throws Sink Robert Morris Against St. Francis Brooklyn (2/20/16): 

Defense Falters As RMU Falls To St. Francis Brooklyn (2/20/16):

Love For Son, Basketball Leads Giles To Robert Morris (2/24/16): 

Women's Basketball

How Father and Son Have Changed Women's Basketball (2/17/16):

Robert Morris Seeks Focused Approach As Postseason Nears (2/20/16):

Robert Morris Clinches Third in Northeast Conference (2/29/16):

Colonials Send Off 'Coach Sal' With Victory (2/29/16): 

Men's Hockey 

Where Have All The Goals Gone (2/13/16): 

Colonials Stay The Course For Late Breakthrough (2/13/16):

Women's Hockey

Robert Morris Seniors Share Special Moment (2/20/16):

Colonials' Steadman Balancing Dual Roles (2/22/16):

Slow Start Stymies Colonials (2/26/16):

Bailey Steps In (2/27/16):

Colonials Roar Back From Loss To Eliminate Lindendwood (2/28/16):