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RMU in the News

Thursday, December 1, 2011

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

November 2011

Several media outlets covered RMU's purchase of the Holiday Inn Pittsburgh Airport:

RMU alumnus and trustee Richard Harshman, CEO of Allegheny Technologies Inc., attributed his success to RMU in this profile in the Pittsburgh Business Times:

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette covered medical simulation training held at RMU by the School of Nursing and Health Sciences for physicians from the Heritage Valley Health System:

The Post-Gazette tapped the expertise of Marketing Professor Gayle Marco for this story about Black Friday shopping:

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and the Post-Gazette wrote about Michelle Rhee as part of her appearance at the Pittsburgh Speakers Series presented by Robert Morris University:

And Moon Patch featured Joe Wilson and Valerie Plame Wilson, who spoke on campus:

Moon Patch also wrote about RMU's new major in cyber forensics and information security:

RMU was included in this Business Times story about efforts to make the accounting profession more diverse:

The Post-Gazette and the New Pittsburgh Courier took note that Communication Professor Rex Crawley received a YWCA Racial Justice Award:

Pop City Pittsburgh wrote about the ongoing work of the 74% Initiative at the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management:

Peters Township Patch wrote about RMU's participation in the 24-Hour Film Challenge:



Smith Settling In At Corner (11/2/11):

Colonials, Blue Devils Could Ignite the Scoreboard (11/4/11):

Game Day: RMU At Central Connecticut State (11/5/11):

Colonials Lose Sinclair, Fall to CCSU (11/5/11):

Freshman QB Layman Thrown Into the Fire (11/9/11):

Game Day: Wagner at RMU (11/12/11):

Down to Third QB, Colonials Fall to Wagner (11/12/11):

RMU Looks to Play Spoiler Against Duquesne (11/14/11):

Game Day: RMU at Duquesne (11/19/11):

Duquesne Cruises Past Colonials (11/19/11):

Colonials Vow to Recover from Historically Bad Year (11/20/11):

Setticases Leave 8-Year Imprint on Football Program (11/21/11):

Men's Basketball

Coaches Call NEC Strongest Its Ever Been (11/4/11):

Expectations High For Young Robert Morris Squad (11/6/11):

Previewing and Predicting the Northeast Conference (11/10/11):

Game Day: Rider at RMU (11/11/11):

Freshmen, Williams Help RMU Drop Rider, 83-57 (11/11/11):

Robert Morris Gets Off to Hot Start in Opener (11/12/11):

Williams Boosts RMU in Opener (11/12/11):

Robert Morris Freshmen Must Adapt to Life on the Road (11/14/11):

Game Day: RMU at Saint Peter's (11/15/11):

Colonials Lock Down Peacocks in Second Half (11/15/11):

A November to Remember for RMU Hoops (11/17/11):

Twelve Seniors Play Final Home Game Saturday (11/18/11):

Toole Faces Alma Mater at the Palestra (11/18/11):

Homecoming for Toole at the Palestra (11/18/11):

Robert Morris Coach Back at Scene of Prime (11/19/11):

Game Day: RMU at Penn (11/19/11):

Colonials Collapse in the Palestra (11/19/11):

Penn Backcourt Spoils Toole's Homecoming (11/20/11):

Game Day: RMU at James Madison (11/22/11):

Jones Has Career Night as RMU Tops JMU (11/22/11):

Game Day: RMU at La Salle (11/25/11):

Defense Carries RMU to Win at Palestra (11/25/11):

RMU Shuts Down La Salle in Philly Tourney (11/26/11):

RMU Set to Give Pitt a Run (11/27/11):

Robert Morris Feeling Confident Despite Mark vs. Pitt (11/27/11):

Game Day: RMU at Pittsburgh (11/27/11):

First-Half Woes Doom Colonials (11/28/11):

Colonials Still Have No Answer for Pitt (11/28/11):

Despite Familiarity, RMU Can't Shake Pitt Mystique (11/29/11):

Dukes, Colonials Should Forget About Pitt (11/29/11):

Robert Morris Guard Jones Off to Strong Start (11/30/11):

Women's Basketball

A Coach's Plea for More Women's Coverage (11/15/11):

RMU Sophomore Gets Another Double-Double (11/16/11):

New Look Robert Morris women Faring Well (11/26/11):


Colonials Split Opening AHA Series (11/6/11):


RMU Recruit Backs Up Her Bat With Defense (11/16/11):