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RMU in the News

Monday, July 1, 2013
A monthly selection of media coverage of Robert Morris University during the previous month.

June 2013

The Pittsburgh Business Times documented RMU's successful completion of its strategic plan:
RMU's success in recruiting new students was part of this story in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:

Pittsburgh Magazine's Great Minds newsletter mentioned RMU's ranking by Payscale  as providing one of the highest ROI on tuition of any business school in the nation:

Helena Vanhala, associate professor of Media Arts and director of the Center for Global Engagement, was interviewed by ISTOÉ Independente, a leading weekly newsmagazine in Brazil, on current and past film images of terrorism:

RMU's nursing program in Nicaragua also got international attention:

And the increasingly global character of RMU was brought into the spotlight by the visit of a Saudi prince to campus:

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette documented RMU's role in creating a community garden in Coraopolis:

The Uzuri Think Tank  and its mission to promote success among African American men figured into two stories in the New Pittsburgh Courier:

The Beaver County Times published an article about The Washington Center seminar on cybersecurity  attended by several RMU students:

Local NPR affiliate WESA-FM covered the Black Male Leadership Development Institute at RMU:

WESA also interviewed Peggy Outon of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for a series on nonprofits:

And the Black Male Leadership Development Institute was part of this story about a documentary about education of young black men:

Health care economist Steve Foreman was quoted in articles about the Highmark-West Penn Allegheny merger and the UPMC-Highmark dispute:

Foreman also wrote an op-ed about how businesses can stay ahead of health care reform:


RMU Grad Selected to U.S. Women's Hockey Olympic Team (6/24/13):