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

NOVEMBER 2014

RMU was front and center in a KDKA-TV story about parents and students shopping for the best college deal:
http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2014/11/14/students-have-pick-of-colleges-thanks-to-rising-tuition-drop-in-enrollement/

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette wrote about the Waste Management grant that will pay for textbooks for students in the First Semester College in High School program:
http://tinyurl.com/opaw263

The Pittsburgh Business Times featured alumnus Morgan O'Brien in its annual CEO University issue, about the undergraduate experiences of local business leaders:
http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/print-edition/2014/11/07/professors-real-world-stories-served-as.html

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review profiled student Nick Buzzelli, History Professor Dan Barr, and University Professor of Economics Brian O'Roark as Newsmakers:
http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7074285-74/buzzelli-collegiate-freelancer#axzz3IJToQFdc

http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7074303-74/barr-history-pennsylvania#axzz3Igl8ZjGi

http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7074335-74/economics-roark-award#axzz3IzBcpTy8

The Post-Gazette and Beaver County Times picked up on traffic improvements RMU will make at its University Boulevard entrance:
http://www.post-gazette.com/local/west/2014/11/13/University-Blvd-traffic-improvement-through-grant/stories/201411130020

http://tinyurl.com/o35hdv9

Just ahead of Black Friday, WESA-FM featured economist Brian O'Roark on its Essential Pittsburgh program to talk about the fate of the shopping mall:
http://wesa.fm/post/what-future-shopping-mall

The Trib highlighted the role of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management in developing a strategic plan for the Mooncrest Neighborhood Center:
http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7105239-74/mooncrest-program-felician#axzz3IzBcpTy8

Marcel Minutolo, head of the Department of Management, lent his expertise to the Trib for a story about an expanding data center in Butler County:
http://triblive.com/news/butler/6962261-74/iron-mountain-data#axzz3JKHtbyKR

The Trib covered former FBI Director Robert Mueller's appearance as part of the Pittsburgh Speakers Series:
http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7143064-74/mueller-fbi-cyber#axzz3JdcC9vfB

The Trib touched on RMU's efforts, among other institutions, to hold down student debt:
http://triblive.com/state/pennsylvania/7129363-74/debt-university-college#axzz3IxSpq7Cx

Check out RoMo in the WPXI-TV Celebrate the Season Parade:
http://tinyurl.com/l3tuumv

Athletics

Men's Basketball

Robert Morris Basketball Gives Lucky Some Numbers (11/9/14): http://triblive.com/sports/college/robertmorris/7080091-74/jan-feb-dec#axzz3L2Bvi5S3
Lafayette Routs Robert Morris, 77-50, in Season Opener (11/14/14): http://triblive.com/sports/college/robertmorris/7124393-74/toole-colonials-season#axzz3L2Bvi5S3
Women's Basketball

Men's Ice Hockey

Football


Other

RMU Harbors Hopes of NCAA Volleyball Tournament (11/4/14): http://triblive.com/sports/college/district/7063127-74/pitt-tournament-ncaa#axzz3L2Bvi5S3
Riverside Grad Flourishes for RMU Volleyball (11/22/14): http://triblive.com/sports/college/district/7128912-74/fisher-game-ball#axzz3L2Bvi5S3