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

JULY 2015

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published a feature story about John Turchek, head of the Department of Computer and Information Systems, for once again receiving the IBM Faculty Award:
http://tinyurl.com/qf8mzua

No wonder, then, that RMU figured so prominently in this article about how IBM is meeting the demand for IT workers with mainframe expertise:
http://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-ibm-is-answering-cios-calls-for-workers-with-mainframe-skills/

The most recent round of polling by the RMU Polling Institute racked up more hits:
https://www.noodle.com/articles/college-a-place-for-learning-or-a-place-to-find-a-job

http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/articles/2015/07/lowdown-fracking

http://tinyurl.com/phuxbzs

Inside Higher Ed reported that RMU now offers a master's degree in higher education:
https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/07/22/colleges-start-new-degree-programs

The Pittsburgh Business Times reported on the National Science Foundation grant RMU has received to launch a mobile internet security program:
http://tinyurl.com/nd38uyj

John Clark, professor of sport management, weighed in on Pittsburgh's bid to host the Super Bowl in 2023:
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2015/07/01/Steelers-1/stories/201507010191

RMU snuck into this Post-Gazette story about expanded veterans education benefits in Pennsylvania:
http://www.post-gazette.com/local/2015/07/06/Pennsylvania-expands-education-benefits-for-veterans/stories/201507060022

The Pittsburgh Sporting News took note of improvements at the RMU Island Sports Center:
http://www.pittsburghsportingnews.com/rmu-to-upgrade-island-sports-center/24451

Athletics

Football
RMU Picked Seventh in NEC Preseason Poll (7/23/15): http://triblive.com/sports/college/duquesne/8796018-74/duquesne-picked-preseason#axzz3hm97xFcG

Men's Hockey
Denham Getting On-Ice Internship With Penguins (7/16/15): http://triblive.com/sports/penguins/8737513-74/denham-camp-schooley#axzz3hm97xFcG

Softball
Derry's Bisi Commits to Robert Morris (7/14/15): http://triblive.com/sports/hssports/highschoolrecruiting/8705813-74/bisi-derry-season#axzz3hm97xFcG