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RMU in the News, May 2010 

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

May 2010

RMU's actuarial science program was the subject of this glowing article in Keystone Edge, an online publication:
http://tinyurl.com/2uaw4jn

The New Pittsburgh Courier wrote about the expansion of the Black Male Leadership Development Institute:
http://tinyurl.com/2eljqnf

Peggy Outon, director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, was profiled by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette in recognition of the Bayer Center's 10th anniversary:
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10124/1055260-28.stm

The Bayer Center also was the subject of this article in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_679380.html

And the Trib tapped the expertise of Scott Leff at the Bayer Center for this article about the Allegheny Valley School:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/s_682743.html

Inside Higher Ed included RMU and our enrollment success in an article about admissions yield:
http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2010/05/06/yield

RMU's doctor of nursing practice program was featured in the Pittsburgh Business Times (subscription required):
http://pittsburgh.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2010/05/10/focus3.html

The Business Times also wrote about RMU's plans to sell its downtown Pittsburgh building and expand its online offerings:
http://pittsburgh.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2010/05/31/story1.html

RMU's commencement received coverage by WPXI and WTAE:
http://tinyurl.com/24k56wj
http://tinyurl.com/2a6d7yh

KDKA had a story about RMU Olympian Brianne McLaughlin:
http://kdka.com/video/?id=72524@kdka.dayport.com

The Trib took note that the U.S. ambassador to Nigeria, Robin Renee Sanders, earned her doctoral degree from RMU:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_680151.html

RMU's role in the rebirth of Zelionople's Strand Theater was documented by the Ellwood City Ledger:
http://tinyurl.com/2aov6cj

Recent nursing graduate Lee Folk was profiled in The Almanac for winning the RMU Presidential Transformational Award:
http://www.thealmanac.net/ALM/Story/05-26-2010-Canonsburg-Folk-award

Lee was also picked by the Trib as a Newsmaker, as was his classmate Megan Ivins and Maria Kalevitch, dean of the School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science:
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_679497.html
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_679945.html
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_680601.html

As usual, our athletics programs generated plenty of media coverage for RMU. Click here for the May sports clips.