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RMU in the News

Friday, December 1, 2017

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


The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette profiled President Howard for his participation on the College Football Playoff Selection Committee: Philadelphia wrote about RMU's corporate leadership development programs:

RMU was front and center in this Pittsburgh Business Times article about the nursing shortage:

RMU got some love in this Business Times profile of Koppers CEO Leroy Ball (subscription required):

WESA broadcast a story about RMU's award-winning landscaping:

The Beaver County Times took note of the 50th anniversary of Colonial Theatre:

Brian O'Roark spoke about monopolies for public radio in Arizona:

The Post-Gazette and the Tribune-Review reported on the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre gala hosted by President and Mrs. Howard:

On a more presonal note, Jay Carson wrote a beautiful tribute to his late mother for the Post-Gazette:

The Post-Gazette shined a spotlight on Thanksigving volunteers, including RMU"s own John Tucci:


Men's Basketball

From Bahamas To The Bobs, Bain Intends To Make Dream Reality:

 2017-18 Robert Morris Preview:

McConnell Grows Into A Leadership Role For Robert Morris:

Robert Morris Is Young and Inexperienced, But Versatility Could Be A Strength:

Freshman Jon Williams Has Earned Andy Toole's Trust:

Castelveter Got His Wish By Walking On At Robert Morris:

Toole, Dambrot Share Mutual Respect:

Dambrot, Toole Share Similarities From Previous Mid-Major Success: 

Robert Morris Continues Its Mastery Of Duquesne:

McConnell's Defense Wills Robert Morris By Duquesne:

Colonials Use Late Run To Defeat Duquesne:

RMU/Duquesne - Day After Thoughts:

Toole Confident RMU Will Solve Offensive Woes:

Washington Brings "Jelly Fam" Phenomenon To Robert Morris:

Colonials Searching For Consistency Entering Weekend Games: 

Winners Of Three Straight, Robert Morris Making Strides On Offense:

Women's Basketball

2017-18 Robert Morris Preview:

Robert Morris Hopes To Make The Grade Minus Senior Class: 

Men's Hockey

Puck Luck Among Missing Elements To Colonials' Start:

RMU Takes 'Step in Right Direction' in Draw With Holy Cross:

Marotte Stands Tall, Colonials Defeat Holy Cross:

Colonials Look To Establish Identity Against RIT:

Colonials Can't Hold Off Late-Charging Tigers, Fall 5-3:

Robert Morris Outplays RIT, Comes Up Short Again:

When Will Close Losses Become Wins For Colonials:

Durowicz, Powers Deliver In 3-1 Victory Over AIC:

Colonials Cap Complete Weekend Effort With Sweep of Yellow Jackets: 

Colonials Look To Remain Strong At Bentley: 

Desire To Win Engrained In RMU Freshman Nick Prkusic:

Women's Hockey

Colonials Tame Lions, Defeat Lindenwood, 6-0:

Queens Of The Road: RMU Sweeps Lindenwood:

Colonials Open Floodgates Againsts RIT:

Diffendal's First Helps RMU Sweep RIT: 

Communication, Familiarity Helping Templeman Adjust to RMU:

It's A Family Affair:

Third-Year Pro Rebecca Vint Still Connected To RMU:

Buckeyes Top Colonials In Penalty-Ridden Affair:

Howard's OT Winner Lifts RMU Over No. 5 Ohio State:


How RMU President Chris Howard Worked His Way To The College Football Playoff Committee:

John Banaszak Resigns As Robert Morris' Football Coach: