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RMU in the News

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
A monthly selection of media coverage of Robert Morris University during the previous month.

MARCH 2015

The RMU Polling Institute Powered by Trib Total Media raked in plenty of coverage in March. Here is a sampling:
RMU's burgeoning online degree programs were front and center in this Pittsburgh Business Times feature:

The Business Times also profiled President Dell'Omo:

Several media outlets reported on the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management's ongoing research into the persistent pay gap between male and female employees in Pittsburgh's nonprofit organizations:

The Beaver County Times mentioned RMU's role in a federally funded iniiative to reduce hospitalizations among nursing home patients:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tapped RMU gerontologist Joe Angelelli for a story about the changing face of senior living:

Health care economist Steve Foreman once again was a valued source for local reporters, including on UPMC, Highmark, and hospital ratings:

KDKA-TV interviewed Chad Wertley, assistant professor of communication, for a story about children's digital privacy:

Associate professor of nursing Susan Heller weighed in on the latest research into menopause:

Scott Irlbacher in Student Life spoke to WESA-FM about a racist fraternity scandal at the University of Oklahoma:



Robert Morris Basking in Latest Athletics Success (3/14/15):

For 13-Year Old, Robert Morris Lacrosse Are 'All My Older Brothers' (3/20/15):

Men's Basketball

Robert Morris Refocusing for NEC Tournament (3/4/15):

Robert Morris Whips Wagner to Advance to NEC Tournament Semis (3/4/15):

Jones Lifts Robert Morris Past Wagner into NEC Semifinals (3/4/15):

Jones Keeps Colonials Moving Forward into NEC Tournament Semifinal (3/4/15):

Colonials Look to Slow Bryant Attack (3/7/15):

Robert Morris Holds Off Bryant For 66-53 Win (3/7/15):

RMU Headed to NEC Championship After Topping Bryant (3/7/15):

Stewart Leads RMU Back to NEC Championship Game (3/7/15):

Colonials Looking To End Title-Game Slump (3/10/15):

Minnie's Big Night Leads Robert Morris Back to March Madness (3/10/15):

Robert Morris Leaves Heartbreak Behind With Championship (3/10/15):

Robert Morris Holds On For Northeast Title, Clinches NCAA Berth (3/10/15):

Robert Morris Earns NCAA Tourney Bid (3/11/15):

Minnie's Improvement Key to RMU's Championship Run (3/11/15):

Robert Morris To Face North Florida in NCAA Tournament (3/15/15):

RMU to Open NCAA Tournament in First Four (3/15/15):

Lucky To Be Alive: Lucky Jones' Story of Survival (3/16/15):

Robert Morris Lucky To Have Jones Playing At High Level (3/16/15):

Robert Morris Deals with Unique Challenge Against North Florida (3/16/15):

Robert Morris Gets Reacquainted With Buzz Surrounding NCAAs (3/17/15):

At NCAAs, Pittsburgh's dudes (and dudette) abide (3/17/15):

Beyond Lucky: Talks With Toole Helped Shape RMU's Jones (3/17/15):

Unlikely Trio Leads Robert Morris Into NCAA Tournament First Four Game (3/18/15):

Freshmen Lead Robert Morris to First Four Win (3/18/15):

RMU Holds On To Beat North Florida (3/18/15):

Dancing in Dayton (3/18/15):

RMU Deserves Real NCAA Experience (3/18/15):

Behind The Madness: RMU's Basketball Program Benefits From Supportive Front Office (3/19/15):

Lucky Jones: "We Believe In Ourselves" (3/19/15):

Despite The Odds, Robert Morris Remains Optimistic vs. Duke (3/19/15):

Robert Morris Excited, Not Intimidated by Duke (3/19/15):

Rice Keeping A Close Eye on RMU, Toole (3/19/15):

NCAA Tournament Insider (3/19/15):

Andy Toole, Robert Morris Look to Do Unthinkable Versus Duke (3/19/15):

Minnie's Surge Sparking Robert Morris (3/20/15):

Overcoming Long Odds Nothing New For Robert Morris Star (3/20/15):

RMU Can't Beat History - Or Duke (3/20/15):

RMU Enjoys the Moment in Loss to Duke (3/20/15):

NCAA Tournament Notebook (3/20/15):

Duke Pulls Away Late from Robert Morris (3/20/15):

RMU's Season Started to Turn in February (3/21/15):

For Robert Morris, Lots To Learn in Loss to Duke (3/21/15):

Robert Morris Could Have New Home (3/21/15):

Robert Morris Season in Review (3/22/15):

UK's Run of Dominance Traces Back to Upset at RMU (3/31/15): 

Men's Hockey

Wydo Helps Push Robert Morris To Playoffs (3/13/15):

Fourth Line Sparks Robert Morris To Playoff Win Against Niagara (3/14/15):

Robert Morris Sweeps Quarterfinal Series From Niagara (3/15/15):

Wydo Named Finalist for Hobey Baker Award (3/19/15):

Robert Morris Eliminated from AHC Playoffs (3/20/15):

Robert Morris Falls in Conference Semifinal (3/21/15):

Hobey Baker Finalist Wydo Adds to RMU's Run (3/20/15):

Women's Basketball

Robert Morris Routs Fairleigh Dickinosn in NEC Tourney (3/8/15): 

Colonials Youth, Depth Will be Tested vs. St. Francis Brooklyn (3/15/15):

RMU Looks to Secure Second Straight NEC Title (3/14/15):

St. Francis Brooklyn Upsets Robert Morris, 77-62 (3/15/15):

Robert Morris Falls in NEC Title Game (3/15/15):