A monthly selection of media coverage of Robert Morris University during the previous month.
The RMU Polling Institute nabbed headlines in December:
WESA featured interviews with economist Brian O'Roark about the future of shopping malls, and with Michael DiLauro, director of the Academic Media Center, about his latest documentary:
A Taste of Pittsburgh magazine featured Dave Hanson, executive director of the RMU Island Sports Center:
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review selected RMU student Kendall Valan as a Newsmaker for her video journalism award:
The Trib noted RMU's role in a potential learning center in the Moon Area School District:
Sociology Professor William Beaver weighed in on a story about the decline of social clubs:
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette tapped health care ecomist Steve Foreman to weigh in on the never-ending UPMC/Highmark saga:
The Beaver County Times called on gerontologist Joe Angelelli for this story about age-inclusive communities:
Several media outlets took note of RMU's announcement that President Gregory Dell'Omo will be leaving to take the top job at Rider University. A selection:
Peggy Outon, executive director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, weighed in for this story about Penn State's board and the NCAA lawsuit:
And this story about the generosity of downtown Pittsburgh residents:
Hey, RMU has the first Saudi-run U.S. radio show. Who knew?