News Page

News

RMU in the News

Saturday, October 01, 2011

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

September 2011

RMU received extensive coverage for the opening of its new School of Business building:

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/11265/1176566-298.stm
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/11250/1172620-57.stm
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/11256/1174198-460.stm

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/cityregion/s_755229.html 

Pittsburgh Business Times:
http://tinyurl.com/67a96je

Essential Public Radio:
http://www.essentialpublicradio.org/story/2011-09-06/rmu-opens-new-business-school-building-6467 

Pittsburgh Magazine's Great Minds:
http://tinyurl.com/6jtu793

Allegheny West Magazine:
http://www.alleghenywestmagazine.com/Back_issues/2011_Moon/Moon_sept_11.pdf 

Patch.com
http://moon.patch.com/articles/a-look-back-rmu-celebrates-90-years#photo-7841591

Chronicle of Higher Education's Buildings and Grounds blog:
http://chronicle.com/blogs/buildings/shop-talk-friday-september-2/30172

Our Region's Business:

In other news, the Pittsburgh Business Times published this essay by marketing professor Jill Maher:
http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/print-edition/2011/09/23/branding-next-frontier-childhood-obesity.html

The Business Times interviewed nursing professor Valerie Howard about the upcoming nursing simulation center:
http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/print-edition/2011/09/16/valerie-howard-robert-morris-university.html?page=all

The nursing school was front and center in a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review story about RMU's standardized patient program, and the Erie Times-News about the DNP program:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_754379.html
http://www.goerie.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110926/LIFESTYLES07/309269987/-1/RSS

President Dell'Omo co-authored this op-ed in the Trib:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/opinion/s_758803.html

Education professor Shellie Hipsky was featured by the Trib as a Newsmaker:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_758615.html

The Business Times tapped finance professor Frank Flanegin for this story about the postal service:
http://tinyurl.com/65q3euj

Tourism and hospitality professor Denis Rudd lent his expertise to this Trib story about a proposed Lawrence County casino and racetrack:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/cityregion/s_757569.html

Patch.com published this story about RMU's growing veterans enrollment:
http://tinyurl.com/6y6exue

Athletics:

Football:
RMU Still Follows Walton (9/1/11):
http://tinyurl.com/3fcopgk

Dayton Edges Robert Morris (9/4/11):
http://tinyurl.com/3clahkw

New-Look Quarterback Sinclair Roars at RMU (9/9/11): http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/s_755809.html

Game Day: Robert Morris @ Liberty (9/9/11):
http://colonialscorner.com/2011/09/09/game-day-robert-morris-at-liberty/

Game Day: Robert Morris @ Morgan State (9/17/11):
http://colonialscorner.com/2011/09/16/2471/

Morgan State Finally Makes Some Big Plays in 13-12 Win Over Robert Morris (9/18/11): http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/bs-sp-morgan-robertmorris-0918-20110917,0,3379090.story

With Walton's Future Confirmed, What Happens Now? (9/27/11):
http://colonialscorner.com/2011/09/27/with-waltons-future-confirmed-what-happens-now/#more-2482

Hall: It's Walton's Ultimate Legacy (9/27/11):
http://tinyurl.com/3huvf52

Robert Morris' Walton Will Retire After 2013 (9/28/11):
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/11271/1178017-169.stm

RMU Football Coach Walton Will Step Down (9/28/11): http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/college/s_759043.html

Colonials Hope Bye Week Refocuses Team (9/30/11):
http://colonialscorner.com/2011/09/29/colonials-hope-bye-week-refocuses-team/#more-2484

Other:

Ex-Willard Star Hoping to Extend Hoops Career Overseas (9/6/11): http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20110906/SPORTS/109060301

RMU Women's Soccer is Showing No Fear (9/15/11): http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/college/s_756874.html

Robert Morris Adds Another Basketball Recruit (9/7/11): http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/college/s_755598.html

Hawkins Drawn to RMU's Style (9/18/11):
http://colonialscorner.com/2011/09/15/hawkins-drawn-to-rmus-style/

RMU Men's Hockey Using Poll As Motivation (9/29/11): http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/college/s_759240.html