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

MAY 2016

It doesn't get much better than the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's praise for President Howard:

http://tinyurl.com/jajvffm

Holly Hampe wrote this compelling article about her experiences in Nicaragua:

http://tinyurl.com/jdwxsfo

NextPittsburgh featured President Howard in its "NextUp" feature:

http://www.nextpittsburgh.com/next-up/next-up-christopher-howard/

RMU's commencement and speaker Robert McDonald, secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, got plenty of local coverage:

http://wesa.fm/post/va-secretary-mcdonald-wants-agency-be-run-very-best-customer-service-organization

http://tinyurl.com/zkp7pv5

http://tinyurl.com/hllpyb3

RMU got a lot of real estate in the Pittsburgh Business Times last month, with stories about our Under Armour deal, new Carnegie Classification, online Ph.D., and an award for Tony Kerzmann:

http://tinyurl.com/he3os3a

http://tinyurl.com/j9pg4xq

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/news/2016/05/24/rmu-launches-first-online-ph-d.html

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/print-edition/2016/05/27/professors-give-kids-early-exposure-to-energy.html

The Post-Gazette highlighted the achievement of an alumnus photographer, and students who have created a food blog:

http://tinyurl.com/jsgb9a6

http://tinyurl.com/zvqjjc6

The Post-Gazette joined the Business Times in reporting on the Under Armour deal:

http://tinyurl.com/j7us4hq

President Howard earned some praise from the New Pittsburgh Courier:

http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2016/05/12/rmu-president-focuses-on-growth/

http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2016/05/20/just-sayin-making-higher-education-more-competitive/

Presidential Transformational Award winner Josh Caskey had a moment to shine:

http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/10447923-74/award-caskey-rmu

Phil Harold and Bill Beaver were among RMU faculty tapped as experts by the news media in May:

http://tinyurl.com/jjr296h

http://tinyurl.com/j9zey8u

The Washington Post remembered the founder of the Five Star basketball camps that made RMU a household name for many people:

http://tinyurl.com/hl4b53w

Athletics

Football

Robert Morris Recruits Get Early Look at Future (5/6/16):

http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/2016/05/06/Robert-Morris-recruits-get-early-look-at-future/stories/201605060026

Women's Basketball

Buscaglia's Become Synonymous With Robert Morris Women's Basketball Program (5/19/16):

http://thesunnews.net/buscaglias-become-synonymous-with-robert-morris-womens-basketball-program/

Hockey

Pens Podcast (5/17/16) - Featuring RMU Head Coach Derek Schooley In Studio

http://files.triblive.com/podcasts/sportstalk/517RM16.mp3

Golf

Browning Named All-Northeast Conference (5/20/16):

http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/on-campus-robert-morris-golfer-garrett-browning-west-allegheny-named/article_c22caa38-1dec-11e6-afd3-3765cd4b9f7f.html

Rowing

Feature: A Rock As The Foundation (5/31/16):

http://rmucolonials.com/news/2016/5/31/rowing-feature-a-rock-as-the-foundation.aspx

Miscellaneous

Robert Morris Announces Seven-Year Deal With Under Armour Brand (5/2/16):

http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/rmu/2016/05/02/Robert-Morris-announces-seven-year-deal-with-Under-Armour/stories/201605020174