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Thursday, December 1, 2016

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

NOVEMBER 2016

President Howard authored an op-ed for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about RMU and other organizations collaborating to help veterans:

http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/Op-Ed/2016/11/06/Pittsburgh-comes-together-around-veterans/stories/201611060040

And the Post-Gazette lauded our efforts in this unsigned editorial:

http://tinyurl.com/zbd7l9o

KDKA's Lynne Hayes Freeland interviewed President Howard for her TV show:

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/show/lynne-hayes-freeland-show/video-3580885-the-new-president-in-town/

WESA paid homage to RMU's famous Steelerettes:

http://wesa.fm/post/steelers-had-six-super-bowl-wins-they-had-steelerettes#stream/0

WESA also gave RMU a nod for its use of the "Coaching Boys into Men" program:

http://wesa.fm/post/field-high-school-football-coach-teaches-athletes-consent#stream/0

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review included RMU and its new cyber security program with CCAC in this article about community college transfers:

http://triblive.com/local/westmoreland/11455470-74/community-college-degree

 


The Trib noted RMU among the region's military-friendly schools:

http://triblive.com/local/westmoreland/11461195-74/university-colleges-friendly

RMU also signed some new articulation agreements with CCBC, which the Beaver County Times reported (subscription required):

 

 

http://tinyurl.com/j9u4r68

 

Those kinds of agreements with RMU figured in this story about women in Beaver County earning a degree:

http://tinyurl.com/hgkt3rn

Maria Kalevitch, dean of the School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science, was featured as a Comcast Newsmaker:

http://comcastnewsmakers.com/2016/10/28/diversity/

Steve Foreman, associate professor of health care administration, was once again the go-to guy for stories about the business of health care, all over the state:

http://www.pennlive.com/news/2016/11/nixed_hershey-pinnaclehealth_m.html

http://triblive.com/news/editorspicks/11415369-74/plans-highmark-insurer

RMU's walking tour of downtown Pittsburgh was featured in this article about free things to do with kids:

http://www.nextpittsburgh.com/features/fun-things-free-kids-pittsburgh/

Marketing Professor Gayle Marco weighed in on Small Business Saturday:

http://triblive.com/local/sewickley/11498799-74/business-businesses-saturday

Political science Professor Phil Harold discussed the presidential election in a story, two days before the vote, that advised readers to "expect the unexpected:"

http://tinyurl.com/hozszge

The Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle covered Ehud Barak's visit to campus:

http://thejewishchronicle.net/view/full_story/27303756/article--Fatherly--Barak-charms-Pittsburgh?instance=lead_story_left_column

Athletics

Football
Where Are They Now? James Noel (11/8/16)

Men's Hockey
Young Colonials Rout No. 11 Ohio State (11/4/16):
Colonials Building Defensive Identity Through Hot Start (11/5/16):
Lynch Sparks Colonials In Draw With No. 11 Buckeyes (11/6/16):

Ferguson A Breakout Star For Colonials (11/12/16):

Colonials Sweep Sacred Heart With Strong PK, Timely Goals (11/13/16):

Marotte Excels After Finally Finding Stability at Robert Morris (11/17/16):

Marotte Has Been A Rookie Sensation In Net (11/22/16):

Pikul Earns First Win In 3-0 Blanking of Dartmouth (11/26/16):

Colonials Fall Well Short In First Of Three Cracks At Big Stage (11/27/16):

Slow Start Dooms Colonials In 5-2 Loss to Dartmouth (11/27/16):

Women's Hockey
Welsh's Late Goal Caps 'Roller Coaster' Tie With Orange (11/4/16):

RMU Women Looking For More Offense (11/11/16):

Where Are They Now? Jacki Gibson (11/22/16):

Men's Basketball
Colonials Are Young, But Should Have Reinforcements With JUCO Players (11/10/16):

Toole's Colonials Focused on G.R.I.T. (11/17/16):

Kavon's Calling Was 'That This Round Basketball Could Take Me Places' (11/8/16):

RMU 2016-17 Season Preview (11/10/16):

Cold-Shooting RMU Falls to Penn In Season Opener (11/11/16):

Colonial Question Themselves After Lopsided Opening Loss (11/11/16):

RMU's Offense Falls Flat In Season-Opening Loss (11/11/6):

Agitated Colonials 'Visibly Upset' After 0-3 Start (11/18/16):

Tate's Career Night Marred By Late Turnover in 75-74 Loss (11/30/16):

Robert Morris Misses Last-Second Chance At Win (11/30/16):

Women's Basketball
RMU 2016-17 Season Preview (11/10/16):

From Volunteer To Head Coach, Charlie Buscaglia Has Come A Long Way (11/11/16):

RMU 2016-17 Season Preview (11/11/16):