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Tuesday, October 01, 2013
A monthly selection of media coverage of Robert Morris University during the previous month.

September 2013

RMU's enrollment growth was the focus of a story in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and also was included in a story in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:
http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/neighborhoods-west/robert-morris-univeristy-sees-record-growth-704970/

http://triblive.com/news/editorspicks/4565247-74/enrollment-freshman-state#axzz2dvuuhwzu

RMU's textbook reserve program continued to get great coverage, this time in the Pittsburgh Business Times:
http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/print-edition/2013/09/20/rmu-targets-high-cost-of-textbooks.html?page=all

The Tribune-Review featured Lois Bryan as a Newsmaker for her appointment as senior associate dean for academic excellence in the School of Business:
http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/4702611-74/university-accounting-bryan#axzz2gaegEx9G

Research by business school professors Adora Holstein, Brian O'Roark, and Min Lu was cited by CNBC, among others, regarding the real estate market:
http://www.cnbc.com/id/101019905

RMU's deal with Allegheny Health Network to provide sports medicine to our NCAA Division I athletes got some attention:
http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/4721077-74/sports-allegheny-medicine#axzz2f4TPSROU

http://tinyurl.com/qxfenaw

http://tinyurl.com/prjc37r

Patch.com published this article about RMU Colonial Theatre's collaboration with Moon Area School District:
http://tinyurl.com/ljqpshg

Speaking of Colonial Theatre, it made its way into this story about Pittsburgh Musical Theater:
http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/theater-dance/pittsburgh-musical-theater-steps-toward-future-702227/

Health care economist Steve Foreman was quoted in a Post-Gazette story about the UPMC-Highmark battle:
http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/business/news/health-care-trend-here-echoes-nations-702180/

Peggy Outon, the executive director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, was featured in a story about the Neighborhood Legal Service Association and the Bayer Center made its way into a story about the Athena Awards:
http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/business/news/neighborhood-legal-service-association-gets-creative-with-fundraising-701818/

http://www.popcitymedia.com/features/athenafinalists092513.aspx

Athletics

Football

Versatile Mason Grows Into DL Role (9/4/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1544765&PT=4&PR=2

Mueller, Cooper Helping RMU Mix and Match (9/5/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1545296&PT=4&PR=2

Shovlin Looks Back at Walton's Career (9/6/13):

http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/football/local-college-football-insider/article_166c7d39-0d4e-5bf5-b375-22074ead2397.html

Jones Leads Robert Morris to Win in Home Debut (9/7/13): http://triblive.com/sports/college/district/4643272-74/jones-morris-robert#axzz2gVAUlpT8

Robert Morris Thumps Morgan State (9/7/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1546351&PT=4&PR=2

Robert Morris Rebounds to Win Home Opener (9/8/13):

http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/football/robert-morris-rebounds-to-win-home-opener/article_9542e558-da99-57a8-97e8-9c71b38129ab.html

Thermil, Howard Powering RMU Backfield (9/9/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1546963&PT=4&PR=2

Week 2: Three Up, Three Down (9/9/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1546980&PT=4&PR=2

Digby's Future Has Options (9/11/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1547911&PT=4&PR=2

Dawgiello Thrilled to Finally Be on Field (9/12/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1548307&PT=4&PR=2

Galosi Reflects on Walton's Early Years (9/13/13):

http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/football/rmu-insider-galosi-reflects-on-walton-s-early-days/article_9327c0ea-dab6-5c22-bf62-e04dfb8b406e.html

RMU Offense Falters in Dayton Loss (9/14/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1549349&PT=4&PR=2

Week 3: Three Up, Three Down (9/17/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1550209&PT=4&PR=2

Bye Week Focuses On Passing Game (9/18/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1550770&PT=4&PR=2

Holderman Thriving on Defensive Line (9/19/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1551192&PT=4&PR=2

Collins Adapting Well to Safety Gig (9/20/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1551652&PT=4&PR=2

Thompkins, Defense Hoping to Pressure VMI (9/25/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1553576&PT=4&PR=2

Myers, Secondary Hoping to Take Step Forward (9/26/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1554033&PT=4&PR=2

RMU's Walton Hasn't Changed, and That's a Good Thing (9/27/13):

http://www.timesonline.com/sports/college/football/rmu-s-walton-hasn-t-changed-and-that-s-a/article_756538e3-7f3a-5396-8871-f475286994fc.html

Howard's TD Gives RMU Double OT Win (9/28/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1554987&PT=4&PR=2

Week 5: Three Up, Three Down (9/30/13): http://robertmorris.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1555337&PT=4&PR=2

Other

Robert Morris to Face Kentucky Again (9/23/13): http://triblive.com/sports/college/district/4759448-74/morris-robert-game#axzz2gVAUlpT8