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RMU in the News, April 2010 

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

April 2010

The Pittsburgh Business Times profiled John Clark and the focus on ethics the School of Business is bringing to its MBA program:
http://pittsburgh.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2010/04/12/focus3.html

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the Pittsburgh City Paper tapped Clark, director of the RMU Sport Management Program, for a story about the Steelers' image problem:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10103/1049933-66.stm?cmpid=newspanel2
http://www.pittsburghcitypaper.ws/gyrobase/Content?oid=oid%3A77557

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette called on the expertise of Peggy Outon, director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, for this story about the YMCA's plan to open a hot dog shop:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10098/1048695-53.stm

Peggy was profiled by the Pittsburgh Business Times for its "Investing It" column:
http://pittsburgh.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2010/04/19/smallb8.html

The Bayer Center's work also was the subject of an article in the Daily American newspaper in Somerset County:
http://www.dailyamerican.com/articles/2010/04/24/news/local/news159.txt

The Post-Gazette featured RMU's work with Moon's Allard Elementary School to help the school put on a play:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10112/1052283-57.stm

Paul Spradley's work at RMU and with YouthWorks was praised during an interview with the latter's executive director on KDKA-TV's "Sunday Business Page":
http://tinyurl.com/33guklj

RMU's plans to sell its downtown Pittsburgh building were detailed in the Post-Gazette, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and on WTAE-TV:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10105/1050653-53.stm
http://tinyurl.com/2bt2hpq
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_676743.html

The Trib called on the expertise of Jeffery Guiler for an article about the retirement of union chief Andy Stern:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/s_676466.html

The Trib interviewed Provost David Jamison for this article about faculty tenure:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/s_679210.html

And the Trib tapped Ralph Reiland, also a columnist for the paper, for an article about living wage proposals:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/s_677381.html

RMU was included in this round-up story in the Business Times about the job market for graduating seniors:
http://pittsburgh.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2010/05/03/story8.html

The Post-Gazette interviewed David Brooks, who came to RMU for the Pittsburgh Speakers Series:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10116/1053056-129.stm

The Post-Gazette and the Trib wrote about RMU's plans to build a new residence hall:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10118/1053844-57.stm
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_679361.html

As usual, our athletics programs generated plenty of media coverage for RMU, though this time with a bit of an asterick, as you might guess. Click here for the April sports clips.