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RMU in the News

Sunday, January 1, 2012

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

December 2011

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette wrote this complimentary article about RMU's purchase of the Holiday Inn:

What do you know? Pittsburgh Magazine's Great Minds newsletter also wrote about the Holiday Inn:

And Great Minds previewed the robotics competition taking place at RMU in February:

The Pittsburgh Business Times published this feature about an RMU sport psychology course that studied the Penn State child sex abuse scandal:

The Post-Gazette's Seen column included coverage of the President's Council Dinner:

Oops! We missed this Pittsburgh Business Times article from October that included coverage of a panel discussion hosted by the DNP program:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tapped the expertise of Organizational Leadership Professor Glenn Thiel for this article about the ethics of giving a gift to your child's teacher:

WPXI-TV covered this Black Male Leadership Development Institute event:

English Professor Ed Karshner was profiled by the Chronicle-Telegram in his hometown of Oberlin, Ohio:

Several media outlets picked up this story in the Beaver County Times about steampunk culture, featuring RMU students and theater Professor Barbara Burgess-Lefebvre:

Dave Hanson, executive director at the RMU Island Sports Center, weighed in on the growing popularity of local ice rinks in this Trib story:


Men's Basketball

Robert Morris Colonials Cruise to Win in NEC Opener (12/2/11):

Robert Morris' Strong First Half Hods Up In Victory (12/2/11):

Robert Morris More Than Just Lucky in Victory vs. Monmouth (12/4/11):

Robert Morris Cruises to Win Against Monmouth (12/4/11):

Local Pride On The Line When Robert Morris Battles Dukes (12/6/11):

Dukes, Colonials Seek Bragging Rights (12/6/11):

Colonials Overcome Their City Rivals Again (12/7/11):

Colonials Ratchet Up Intensity, Stun Dukes (12/7/11):

RMU Shocks Duquesne for Bragging Rights (12/7/11):

Jones "Little" RMU's Big Man (12/7/11):

Dukes, Colonials Would Like Your Attention (12/7/11):

Robert Morris Makes Things Interesting vs. Tough Cleveland State (12/9/11):

RMU Rally Falls Short vs. Cleveland State (12/9/11):

McFadden Should Help Frontline (12/17/11):

Jones Leads Second-Half Comeback (12/18/11):

Newcomer Boosts Robert Morris in Victory (12/18/11):

Colonials Come Alive in Second Half (12/21/11):

Shorthand Robert Morris Beats Hampton (12/21/11):

Colonials Get Shot at Early 10th Victory (12/22/11):

Robert Morris' 10th Victory Comes in Last Second (12/23/11):

Jones Brings Luck to RMU (12/25/11):

RMU Can Thank Conference Rival for Added Confidence (12/27/11):

Colonials Go Cold on Trip O Trip Down South (12/30/11):

Women's Basketball

RMU Women Get Early NEC Start (12/3/11):

Bench Blossoming for RMU Women (12/23/11):

For Robert Morris Women, It's All Elementary (12/26/11):

Duquesne Defeats Robert Morris, 66-63 (12/31/11):


Offer to Skate on Home Turf too Good to Pass Up (12/1/11):

No. 4 Ohio State Just Another Opponent To Confident Colonials (12/30/11):

No. 4 Ohio State Hockey Puts End to Robert Morris Streak (12/31/11):

Ohio State Handles RMU Hockey (12/31/11):