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

July 2013

Several local news outlets covered the vote by Moon Township supervisors that allowed RMU to move forward with converting the Holiday Inn building to a full-time residence hall:
http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/neighborhoods-west/moon-oks-hotel-use-as-robert-morris-dorm-696860/

http://tinyurl.com/la7ncvw

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/news/2013/07/24/rmu-works-to-convert-hotel-to-dorms.html

http://tinyurl.com/mh7qdc7

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Essential Pittsburgh on WESA-FM featured students in RMU's Honors Program book club to talk about their latest selections:
http://wesa.fm/post/speaking-volumes-essential-pittsburgh-rmu-students

Anthony Moretti, associate professor of communication, weighed in on the controversey involving Rolling Stone and the accused Boston bomber:
http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2013/07/18/giant-eagle-refusing-to-sell-controversial-august-issue-of-rolling-stone/

WESA also interviewed adjunct professor Connie Lappa about modern marriage:
http://wesa.fm/post/traditional-gender-roles-playing-smaller-role-modern-matrimony

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review quoted Scott Leff of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management in this article about proposed changes to state law impacting tax-exempt organizations:
http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/4312997-74/charities-tax-nonprofit#axzz2YYXG21Sp

Athletics

Thompson Back On the Court (7/2/13) - http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1521512&PT=4&PR=2

Freshman Duo Hope to Continue Success at Robert Morris (7/10/13) - http://triblive.com/sports/college/robertmorris/4332986-74/worthem-lee-kentucky#axzz2aXV1F4XW

Stewart Happy to Be Facilitator (7/12/13) - http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1524288&PT=4&PR=2

Versatile Worthem Getting Feet Wet in Summer League (7/15/13) - http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1524892&PT=4&PR=2

Newton Brings Athleticism, Motor to RMU (7/19/13) - http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1526462&PT=4&PR=2

RMU Moves Up The Radio Dial (7/26/13) - http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/rmu-moves-up-the-radio-dial/article_d6084d17-c919-5cdd-ad50-8b497a4b90a6.html

Penn State Transfer Happy at Robert Morris (7/29/13) - http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/football/penn-state-transfer-happy-at-robert-morris/article_6aede85d-f866-5618-b1d6-f94fdb881793.html

Walton 1-Man Hall of Fame Class (7/30/13) - http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/sports/rmu/walton-1-man-hall-of-fame-class-697411/