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

OCTOBER 2017

President Howard participated in a panel discussion on college athletics at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, alongside the head of the NCAA:

https://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/colleges/2017/10/16/emmert/PMSdHC8j5jwstzXm5AReLK/story.html

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette noted RMU's role in possibly luring Amazon to Pittsburgh for its H2Q:

http://www.post-gazette.com/business/development/2017/10/19/Pittsburgh-ships-its-bid-two-inches-thick-to-Amazon/stories/201710190085

The Tribune-Review chronicled Darcy Tannehill's fight against amyloidosis:

http://triblive.com/local/carlynton/12831243-74/south-fayette-woman-focused-on-fighting-incurable-disease

All good things come to an end, including the Sewall Center:

http://triblive.com/sports/college/robertmorris/12882761-74/some-are-torn-up-as-robert-morris-sewall-center-is-torn-down

Pittsburgh Quarterly mentioned the economic impact study RMU faculty performed for the Shell ethane cracker plant:

http://pittsburghquarterly.com/pq-health-science/pq-environment/item/1530-petrochemical-alley.html

Post-Gazette columnist Brian O'Neill included RMU photography instructor Matthew Conboy in this column:

http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/brian-oneill/2017/10/05/Old-journalist-meets-new-journalist-Ain-t-that-tweet/stories/201710050048 

RMU political scientists were all over the resignation of Congressman Tim Murphy:

http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/10/04/congressman-Tim-Murphy-abortion-texts-reaction-pennsylvania-replacement-affair-shannon-edwards/stories/201710040125

http://www.businessinsider.com/pennsylvania-special-election-tim-murphy-2017-10

http://triblive.com/politics/politicalheadlines/12854840-74/what-the-end-of-tim-murphys-15-years-in-congress-means-for

Pittsburgh Magazine featured RMU's tiny house and the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management's work on pay equity:

http://www.pittsburghmagazine.com/Best-of-the-Burgh-Blogs/Nest/October-2017/Whos-Building-and-Buying-Tiny-Homes-in-Pittsburgh/

http://www.pittsburghmagazine.com/Pittsburgh-Magazine/November-2017/Break-It-Down-Gender-Pay-Gap-in-Pittsburgh-Area-Nonprofits/

The UPMC-Allegheny Health Network rivalry continues, and Steve Foreman is there to offer his insight:

http://triblive.com/local/allegheny/12851033-74/as-it-expands-in-western-pennsylvania-allegheny-health-network-reignites-rivalry-with

The Trib tapped Riza Emekter for his thoughts on the bull market:

http://triblive.com/business/headlines/12850598-74/dow-tops-23000-for-first-time-as-30th-anniversary-of-black-monday

Athletics 

Men's Basketball

Three Robert Morris Newcomers Sidelined By Injury:

https://www.dkpittsburghsports.com/2017/10/13/robert-morris-newcomers-sidelined-injury-setbacks/

Toole Reinstilling Foundational Culture Within Robert Morris Basketball:

https://www.dkpittsburghsports.com/2017/10/16/toole-reinstilling-foundational-culture-within-robert-morris-basketball/

Andy Toole Welcoming Nearly a Dozen New Faces To Robert Morris Basketball:

http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/rmu/2017/10/18/robert-morris-basketball-andy-toole-dachon-burke-matty-mcconnell-northeast-conference/stories/201710170186

Bobby Mo To The Bluff:

https://www.dkpittsburghsports.com/2017/10/26/robert-morris-use-palumbo-center-remaining-home-games/

Robert Morris Tested By 'Tough" Saint Vincent In Exhibition Game:

http://triblive.com/sports/college/robertmorris/12893120-74/robert-morris-tested-by-tough-saint-vincent-in-exhibition-game

Men's Hockey

Can Penn State's Magical Hockey Blueprint Ever By Replicated at Robert Morris, Pitt?:

https://www.dkpittsburghsports.com/2017/10/11/midweek-reader-can-penn-states-hockey-blueprint-replicated-pitt-rmu/