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RMU in the News

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

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

April 2012

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and KDKA-TV produced stories on the RMU communications class in which students gave up social media for two days:

The Post-Gazette included RMU in a story about the first graduating class of Pittsburgh Promise students:

President Dell'Omo figured prominently in a story in NCAA Champion Magazine about expanding representation on the NCAA Division I board:

The work of RMU engineering students to generate power from abandoned mine drainage was documented by Essential Public Radio:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tapped the expertise of David Wheeler, associate professor of psychology, for this story about introverts:

The Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management and its 74 Percent Initiative received coverage in the Post-Gazette in an op-ed co-authored by Executive Director Peggy Outon and a profile of Sylvia Fields of the Eden Hall Foundation:

The Post-Gazette profiled RMU trustee Greg Spencer:

A nationally syndicated story featured Dan Rota, head of the RMU VETS Center, talking about the Post 9/11 Veterans Education Benefits:

Moon Patch gave RMU plenty of coverage last month, including for commencement and the return of the Hanson Brothers:

Men's Basketball

Age Not Just a Number to Nation's Young Coaches (4/9/12):

Two Freshman Transfer from Robert Morris (4/11/12);

Transfers Tweak 2012 Recruiting Plan (4/11/12):

Robert Morris to See Familiar Face (4/13/12):

NIT Season Tip-Off Taking Shape (4/25/12):


Competitive Sinclair Happy to Be Back on Field (4/1/12):

Five Questions With ... Pat Shepard (4/2/12):

New Tight End Pearson at Home at RMU (4/2/12):

From LA to RMU, Perez Finally Back on Field (4/6/12):

Through Tragedy, Ilkin Found His Way Back to Gridiron (4/13/12):

RMU Trying to Find Depth, Experience In Secondary (4/14/12):

Dalton, Banas Reflect On Spring Ball (4/18/12):


Robert Morris Duo Paces Lacrosse Team (4/28/12):