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RMU in the News

Monday, February 1, 2016

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


The Pittsburgh Business Times reported on RMU's high rankings for its online degree programs by U.S. News and World Report:

The Women's Leadership and Mentorship Program was front and center in this "Essential Pittsburgh" interview with alumna Jada Grandy:

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published this op-ed by Mary Ann Rafoth on the appropriate uses of social media by teachers:

KDKA-TV and the Beaver County Times told viewers and readers about the joint production of West Side Story by the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center and RMU Colonial Theatre:

Yasmin Purohit led a discussion following a screening of the film English Vinglish, a realistic portrait of an Indian immigrant family:

Steve Foreman weighed in on the new Allegheny Health Network CEO:

The local media seemed quite interested in RMU's hoverboard ban:


Men's Basketball

Robert Morris Ready For Fresh Start As New Year Begins (1/1/16): 

Robert Morris Hopes To Get Better Results in Conference Play (1/2/16):

Robert Morris Loses, 69-65, to Sacred Heart (1/2/16):

Robert Morris Loses NEC Opener to Sacred Heart (1/2/16):

Robert Morris Goes Cold in Second Half in NEC Opener (1/2/16):

Robert Morris Falls to 0-2 in NEC (1/4/16):

Late Run Comes Up Short Against Wagner (1/4/16):

RMU Close, But Not Close Enough, In Loss To Wagner (1/4/16):

Freshmen Still, Johnson Share Close Bond (1/14/16):

Veterans Trying To Keep Colonials On Track (1/14/16):

Mount St. Mary's Pounds Slumping Robert Morris (1/14/16):

Robert Morris Falls To Mount St. Mary's (1/14/16):

Familiar Problems Plague Robert Morris In Loss to Mount St. Mary's (1/14/16):

Reeling Robert Morris Brings Toole To Wits' End (1/15/16):

Renewed Energy Sparked for Robert Morris in 64-58 Win Over Fairleigh Dickinson (1/16/16):

Backup Spurs Robert Morris Past NEC Leader Fairleigh Dickinson (1/16/16):

Stephens Inspires As Robert Morris Tops Fairleigh Dickinson (1/16/16):

Robert Morris Walk-On Gets His Chance and Runs With It (1/21/16):

Rebounding Will Be Key On Robert Morris' Road Trip (1/21/16): 

Could Men's Basketball Scrap Halves in Favor of Quarters? (1/23/16):

Whitley Learns To Deal Positively With Lesser Role For Robert Morris (1/28/16):

Stewart Taking Lead During RMU's Winning Streak (1/28/16):

Saint Francis Rolls Past Robert Morris (1/30/16):

Saint Francis Holds Off Late Robert Morris Comeback (1/31/16):

Men's Hockey

Robert Morris Celebrates Hockey In Style - With Bobblehead of Coach (1/8/16):

Robert Morris Starts Second Half With Sweep of Bentley (1/10/16):

Shafer In Spotlight Now (1/22/16):

Goal-Oriented Gibson (1/23/16):

Robert Morris Rookies Coming of Age (1/30/16):


Robert Morris Hires Plum Graduate To Be Offensive Coordinator (1/15/16):

Hall of Fame

Luton, Priatko Among Robert Morris Honorees (1/29/16):