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RMU in the News

Thursday, March 1, 2012

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

February 2012

The Pittsburgh Business Times and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported on RMU's astronomical growth in fundraising last year:

Inside Higher Ed tapped President Dell'Omo for his perspective on proposed NCAA reforms:

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported on RMU's placement rate and career services in this article about how colleges and universities help graduates find a job:

Associate Engineering Professor Tamiko Youngblood was featured in this Trib article about population growth in the Pittsburgh region:

The Trib profiled Communication Professor Rex Crawley as a mover and shaker in higher education in Pittsburgh:

The Washington Observer-Reporter published a story about RMU's Southpointe Leadership Academy:

Peggy Outon, executive director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, lent her views to this article in the Trib about community health education prorams from UPMC and Highmark:

The Moon Patch published a pair of stories about the robot building compeition that took place at RMU:


Men's Basketball

Colonials Hunt of Consistency (2/2/12):

Robert Morris Drops Second Straight (2/3/12):

Wagner Teaches Robert Morris Defensive Lesson (2/3/12):

Defense Helps Robert Morris Snap Skid (2/5/12):

RMU Defense Wakes Up As Colonials Rally (2/5/12):

RMU Men Plagued By Inconsistency (2/7/12):

RMU's Jones Lucky and Good (2/7/12):

Robert Morris Coach Posts Help-Wanted Sign (2/8/12):

Robert Morris Rallies Past Saint Francis (2/9/12):

RMU Offense Carries Colonials to 78-74 Win (2/9/12):

Improved Defense Pleases Coach (2/11/12):

Robert Morris Clinches NEC Playoff Spot With Win vs. Saint Francis (2/12/12):

With Win, RMU Is In Once Again (2/12/12):

Johnson, Jones Spark RMU's Third Straight Win (2/12/12):

Respect for NEC Might Not Be Far Away (2/15/12):

Johnson's Return Helping Robert Morris Find Identity (2/16/12):

Play of Thompson Front Line Key for Colonials (2/16/12):

Colonials' Untied Defense Dominates (2/17/12):

Robert Morris Wins Fourth Straight (2/17/12):

Colonials Inch Closer to Home Playoff Game with Win (2/17/12):

Lone RMU Senior Bridged Gap By Taking Over Leadership Role (2/18/12):

Colonials Will Be Home In First Round (2/19/12):

Colonials Win 500th, Clinch Home Playoff Game (2/19/12):

RMU Secures Home Game With Win Over CCSU (2/19/12):

Frontcourt is Standing Tall for Robert Morris (2/23/12):

RMU Coach Toole Pleased With Team (2/23/12):

Jones' Buzzer Beater Lifts Robert Morris (2/24/12):

Jones' Buzzer Beater Gives RMU Win (2/24/12):

Jones Can't Will RMU To Victory (2/26/12):

RMU Falls to Quinnipiac, Still Snags 3-Seed (2/26/12):

Jones Demands Best From Robert Morris Teammates (2/29/12):

NEC Hoops Tournament is Wide Open (2/29/12):

Women's Basketball

Shake Up Benefits Robert Morris Women (2/1/12):

Ice Hockey

Win No. 100, Crucial Points On Line vs. Canisius (2/3/12):

Colonials Snag Win No. 100, Top Canisius (2/4/12):

Robert Morris Claims 100th Hockey Win (2/5/12):

Robert Morris Looking To Capitalize On Chances (2/8/12):

RMU, Mercyhurst Prep for I-79 Showdown (2/10/12):

RMU Salvages Split With Mercyhurst (2/12/12):

Ostergard Becomes The Man In Net for RMU (2/14/12):

Seniors Eyeing Additional Program Records (2/22/12):

Air Force, RMU Showdown at ISC (2/24/12):

Cramer's OT Goal Boosts RMU (2/24/12):

Robert Morris Seniors Take Shot at Hockey Wins Record (2/24/12):\

RMU Falls to Air Force, Will Host AIC (2/26/12):

RMU Hoping Stretch Run Provides Boost in AHA Tournament (2/28/12):


Benzel Calls Departure Bittersweet (2/17/12):