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RMU in the News

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

November 2013

The RMU Polling Institute Powered by Trib Total Media garnered much media coverage:

Several media outlets took note of the passing of RMU Communication Professor Rex Crawley:

The Pittsburgh Business Times wrote about RMU's grant-supported psych DNP program:

The Business Times also highlighted research by three professors in the School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science who developed a model for locating natural gas fueling stations:

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette profiled Robert Gates for his appearance in the Pittsburgh Speakers Series presented by Robert Morris University:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tapped the expertise of health care economist Steve Foreman for this article about the UPMC Health Plan:

The Colonial Theatre collaboration with Moon High School earned plenty of local coverage:

Bob Arturo, hockey director at the RMU Island Sports Center, was recognized as Coach of the Month by USA Hockey Magazine:

The Pittsburgh Business Times profiled RMU graduate Kevin Modany, CEO of ITT Educational Services, for its annual CEO University edition:

The Tribune-Review called on Peggy Outon of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for this story about nonprofits selling holiday gifts:


Highlighted Articles:

Ron Cook: Joe Walton Deserves Praise (11/14/13):

RMU Returns to the Role of Sheep (11/20/13):

Sports Illustrated Faces In The Crowd (11/25/13):


Jones, Mitchell & Defense Lead RMU Over Bryant (11/2/13):

Week 10: Three Up, Three Down (11/4/13):

RMU Hammers CCSU To Move Into First Place (11/9/13):

Week 11: Three Up, Three Down (11/11/13):

Opportunistic D Behind RMU's Surge (11/13/13):

Former Steelers Lineman Banaszak Transitions at RMU (11/13/13):

Walton Leaves Lasting Legacy at Robert Morris (11/13/14):

Walton Roams Home Sideline For Last Time (11/16/13):

Sacred Heart Dashes RMU's Playoff Hopes (11/16/13):

Linebacker Finds His Place at RMU (11/20/13):

RMU Can't Finish Strong Against SFU (11/23/13):

Column: Despite Loss, Walton Exits A Champ (11/24/13):

Men's Basketball

Healthy Anderson Ready for New Challenges (11/6/13):

2013-14 Robert Morris Preview (11/6/13):

Fluid Roster, New Rules Could Shape RMU's Personality (11/7/13):

It's NCAA Tourney or Bust for RMU (11/7/13):

Coaches Come To Grips With New NCAA Hand-Check Rule (11/7/13):

RMU Set To Tip Off Season (11/8/13):

Anderson's Big Second Half Paces RMU in Opener (11/9/13):

Colonials Pull Away With Big Second Half (11/10/13):

Hoops Notes: Anderson Fighting Mental Hurdles (11/11/13):

Anderson Leads Second-Half Comeback (11/12/13):

Appolon Steps Into Back-Up Point Guard Role (11/14/13):

Slow Start to Second Half Dooms RMU (11/14/13):

Robert Morris' NIT Win Over Kentucky Still Ripples (11/16/13):

Colonials Answer Call for Rematch (11/16/13):

Kentucky Exacts Its Revenge on RMU (11/17/13):

Kentucky Exacts Revenge, Romps RMU (11/17/13):

Kentucky Runs Past Past Robert Morris (11/17/13):

RMU Must Learn From Kentucky Game (11/19/13):

RMU Holds Off Texas-Arlington (11/21/13):

Anderson's 24 Pushes RMU to Win (11/21/13):

Anderson Sparks Bounce-Back Win (11/22/13):

Myers-Pate Takes on New Responsibility for Robert Morris (11/22/13):

Cold Stretch Dooms RMU (11/23/13):

RMU Falls Again in Road Swing (11/26/13):

Colonials Defense, Effort Troubles Coach (11/29/13):

RMU Falls Again On The Road (11/30/13):

Women's Basketball

2013-14 RMU Women's Basketball Preview (11/6/13):

Spanou Covets NEC Title While Rewriting Record Books (11/22/13):

Men's Hockey

Wydo Nets Four Goals, RMU Still Falls (11/1/13):

Wydo's Hat Trick Gets RMU First Win (11/8/13):

Hockey Falls to RIT After First Win (11/9/13):

Balanced Effort Gives RMU A Split (11/23/13):

Women's Hockey

Freshman Scorer Does It All for RMU (11/26/13):


Robert Morris Sophomore Getting His Kicks (11/5/13):

Fox Chapel Grad Shines In Goal For RMU Soccer (11/13/13):

RMU Freshman Fisher Grabs Spotlight (11/20/13):