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RMU in the News

Friday, April 1, 2016

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

March 2016

The New York Times invited President Chris Howard to write an essay on whether university presidents should have experience outside academia:

President Howard was featured on KQV-AM's Pittsburgh Profiles:

President Howard made his way into this Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial about Chatham University's next president:

WESA and the New Pittsburgh Courier featured RMU sophomore Nolen Keeys for being the first RMU student to be selected as a scholar by the Institute for Responsible Citizenship:

Insider Higher Ed took note of RMU's commencement speakers:

Colonial Pride was on display in Tennessee, where a TV station reported on RMU students spending their spring break making home repairs for low-income residents:

The New Pittsburgh Courier included President Howard and Provost David Jamison in its coverage of the Kappa Alpha Psi Valentines Extravaganza:

Political scientist Phil Harold weighed in on the Republican presidential primary in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:

The Post-Gazette included the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management in this story about retired professionals who continue to serve as mentors:

The Tribune-Review noted RMU's role in a Bell Acres wildlife preservation project:


Men's Basketball

Robert Morris Playing Role of Underdog in NEC Tournament (3/2/16): 

Robert Morris Hits Road For NEC Tournament (3/1/16):

Robert Morris' Season Ends With Quarterfinal Loss in NEC Tournament (3/2/16):

Women's Basketball 

Buscaglia Looks For Storybook Ending To Successful Career (3/6/16):

Robert Morris Tops Fairleigh Dickinson, 68-58, in NEC Quarterfinals (3/6/16):

RMU Overcomes Slow Start, Advances to NEC Semifinals (3/6/16):

Robert Morris Advances To NEC Title Game (3/9/16):

Robert Morris To Play For NEC Title (3/12/16): 

NEC Final Will Not Define Season or Buscaglia's Tenure For Robert Morris (3/13/16):

Robert Morris Gearing For Third Consecutive NEC Title Game (3/13/16):

Robert Morris Wins NEC Title, Punches Ticket to NCAA Tournament (3/13/16):

Robert Morris Holds Off Sacred Heart, Heads To NCAA Tournament (3/13/16):

Robert Morris Draws Defending National Champion UConn (3/14/16):

Robert Morris Wins NEC Title, Headed to NCAA Tournament (3/13/16):

Robert Morris To Face No. 1 Connecticut in NCAA Tournament (3/14/16): 

Colonials Relish Opportunity To Play Undefeated UConn (3/14/16): 

Robert Morris Sophomores Make Good on Second Chance at NCAA Tournament (3/18/16):

Buscaglia's Farewell Bittersweet For RMU Players (3/18/16):

At A Glance: No. 16 Robert Morris vs. No. 1 UConn (3/18/16): 

Robert Morris Embracing Chance To Play No. 1 UConn (3/18/16): 

Robert Morris Faces Big Test Against the 'Best' (3/19/16):

Robert Morris Falls To Connecticut, 101-49, in NCAA Tournament (3/19/16):

UConn Routs RMU, 101-49, in Buscaglia's Last Game As Coach (3/19/16) 

UConn Forces 29 Turnovers, Cruises Past RMU in NCAA Tournament (3/19/16):

After Loss To UConn, RMU's Sal Buscaglia Says Goodbye To Coaching (3/19/16): 

NCAA Tournament Insider: Robert Morris Seniors Close Careers (3/19/16):

Charlie Buscaglia Ready To Take Over at Robert Morris (3/27/16):

Men's Hockey

Robert Morris Falls to Bentley in Series Opener (3/11/16): 

Robert Morris Evens Atlantic Hockey Series, Forces Deciding Game Three (3/12/16): 

Robert Morris Completes Comback, Advances Past Bentley (3/13/16):

RMU, Hobey Baker Finalist Lynch Continue Quest (3/16/16):

RMU Edges Army In OT to Reach Conference Title Game (3/18/16):

Robert Morris Falls in Atlantic Hockey Tournament Final (3/19/16): 

Robert Morris, Army Have Contrasting Styles (3/17/16):

Robert Morris Standout Takes His Game To The Next Level (3/30/16):