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RMU in the News, February 2011 

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

February 2011

President Dell'Omo and trustee David Malone penned an op-ed in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the role that universities and K-12 schools should play in workforce development:

The Christian Science Monitor quoted history professor John McCarthy, an expert in urban history, for this story about plans to erect a RoboCop statue in Detroit:

The New York Times mentioned RMU and the long-defunct Steelerettes in this story about the cheerleader-less Super Bowl:

The Pittsburgh Business Times featured RMU's doctor of nursing practice program in this article about Highmark's efforts to increase the number of nurse practicioners:

RMU was front and center in this story in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review about university endowments:

The Trib quoted sport management professor John Clark in this article about the Pirates raising ticket prices:

The Post-Gazette included RMU in this story about graduate schools:

Moon Patch.com profiled Dave Hanson, executive director of the RMU Island Sports Center:

The Island Sports Center was featured in this article in the Cranberry Journal about the surging local interest in hockey:

The Sewickley Herald mentioned science professor Bill Dress and his students' efforts to save local chestnut trees in this article:

And as always, RMU athletics garnered a ton of media coverage for the university. Click here for the highlights.