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RMU in the News

Sunday, January 1, 2017

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


President Howard wrote an op-ed for the Pittsburgh Business Times about the role of higher education in meeting our region's workforce demands (subscription required):

The New Pittsburgh Courier published a story about RMU's new transfer agreements with the Community College of Beaver County:

The Pittsburgh Business Times included RMU in articles regarding how colleges and universities monitor social media and the impact of the election of Donald Trump on international students subscription required):

Marcel Minutolo, associate professor of management, spoke to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about businesses that last 50 years or more:

Justin DePlato, assistant professor of political science, wrote this widely distributed opo-ed comparing President-elect Donald Trump to the Whigs of old:

Cindy Leonard of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management spoke to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review of a computer hack that victimizes nonprofits:

It's the 40th anniversary of the classic film Slap Shot which means that RMU's own Hanson brother (Dave Hanson, executive director of the Island Sports Center) is in the news:

Adjunct Professor Matthew Conboy's "Start With Art" programs get some well-earned attention from WPXI:


Men's Hockey

Robert Morris Looks To Prove Its Mettle In Three Rivers Classic (12/28/16):

Benz On DK Sports Radio: Derek Schooley Interview (12/28/16):

Robert Morris Advances To Three Rivers Classic Final (12/29/16):

Matt's Stats: Robert Morris vs. Numbers (12/29/16):

Colonials Claim Three Rivers Classic In 5-2 Upset Win Over Quinnipiac (12/30/16):

Hunting Big Game: Colonials Defend Classic Level No. 13 Quinnipiac (12/30/16):

NHL, College Ties Snug at Three Rivers Classic (12/30/16):

Venue, Competition Keep Top College Hockey Teams Coming Back To Three Rivers Classic (12/30/16):

Women's Hockey

Robert Morris Not Chasing Teams Any Longer (12/8/16):

Feature: I Want To Play Hockey (12/8/16):

Men's Basketball

Feature: The Man of Little Words (12/2/16):

In Hopes Of Expanded Fanbase, Robert Morris Has Upcoming Games at PPG Paints Arena (12/6/16):

Robert Morris Holds Off Duquesne (12/6/16):

Gritty Still, Colonials Bury Dukes, 64-60 (12/6/16):

Robert Morris Seizes Control In Final Minute To Beat Duquesne (12/6/16):

Still The Difference in Robert Morris' 64-60 Win Over Duquesne (12/6/16):

Robert Morris Suffers 'Uncomfortable' 21-Point Loss to Oakland (12/10/16):

Feature: The Elder Statesman (12/13/16):

In Depth: Colonials' Tate Perseveres, Prospers (12/15/16):

'Monster Senior Plays' Boost Colonials By Buffalo (12/21/16):

Robert Morris Pulls Off 74-71 Victory Against Buffalo (12/22/16):

Burke Realizing There's More To Basketball Than Scoring (12/22/16):

Puzzle Coming Together For Colonials Heading Into NEC Play (12/28/16):