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Saturday, November 1, 2014

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


The RMU Polling Institute took the temperature of Pennsylvania voters a month before they elected a new governor. Below are a sample of the media coverage this generated:

Historian Dan Barr was interviewed on PCN about his new book:

The Beaver County Times reported on the grant RMU received from Waste Management to support the First Semester College in High School Program:

And the Beaver County Times called on Luann Richardson, an associate professor of nursing, to discuss the state of mental health care for senior citizens:

Political scientist Phil Harold discussed the numerous unopposed state House races in the recent election:

Health care economist Steve Foreman talked to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the pressure that the Highmark-UPMC dispute has placed on independent physician practics:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review profiled Alan Alda in advance of his appearance as part of the Pittsburgh Speakers Series:

The Trib tapped marketing expert Gayle Marco for a story about the moribund Northway Mall:

WESA's Essential Pittsburgh featured Peggy Outon of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for a two-part series about the region's nonprofit economy:

This Reuters article cited research by Dan Short, associate professor of environmental science, into the popular videogame Minecraft:

RMU alum Morgan O'Brien gave a nice shout-out to his alma mater in this Pittsburgh Business Times profile:


Effort, Preparation Concerns With Colonials (10/8/14):
RMU Defeats Central Connecticut State (10/18/14):

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