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

MAY 2017

Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin's commencement speech drew worldwide attention. Here are some samples:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/05/10/steelers-coach-mike-tomlin-continues-to-throw-excellent-shade-this-time-at-patriots-and-antonio-brown/?utm_term=.380a9b5a44cc

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2708795-mike-tomlin-pokes-fun-at-patriots-antonio-browns-facebook-live-video

http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/mike-tomlin-takes-shots-patriots-commencement-speech-article-1.3153462

http://www.steelers.com/news/article-1/Tomlin-delivers-address-Rooney-honored/48a2de3a-3610-477e-a048-0c3b2aecd1a8

http://www.sbnation.com/2017/5/9/15599114/mike-tomlin-patriots-assholes-joke-commencement-speech-robert-morris

http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/19345706/pittsburgh-steelers-coach-mike-tomlin-makes-fun-patriots-facebook-miscues

http://www.sport1.de/us-sport/nfl/2017/05/nfl-mike-tomlin-pittsburgh-steelers-ueber-new-england-patriots

The Pittsburgh Business Times took note of the RMU Police Academy and the latest transfer agreements we've signed with CCBC:

http://tinyurl.com/ybb6jzcz

http://tinyurl.com/ycd3mnly

The Beaver County Times also published a story about the CCBC transfer agreements (subscription required):

http://tinyurl.com/y9at7j3z

The Beaver County Times also tapped sport management Professor Scott Branvold for a story about high school booster clubs (subscription required): 

http://tinyurl.com/y8ykexc8

The Florida Times-Union interviewed Peggy Outon, executive director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management, about a scandal involving a Florida poltician and his nonprofit:

http://jacksonville.com/news/metro/2017-05-13/councilman-reginald-gaffney-finds-no-vindication-corrine-brown-trial

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette called on the expertise of marketing Professor Gayle Marco for a story about a couple who turned their online business into a walk-in store:

http://tinyurl.com/y74u6bs9

Health care economist Steve Foreman weighed in on a joint venture between Highmark and Geisinger Health System for this Post-Gazette article:

http://www.post-gazette.com/business/healthcare-business/2017/05/10/Highmamark-Geisinger-joint-venture-patient-care-model-Montoursville/stories/201705100180

Lancaster Online called on political science Professor Phil Harold for an article about Pennslyvania Lt. Gov. Mike Stack (registration required):

http://lancasteronline.com/insider/analysis-scandal-surrounding-lt-gov-stack-could-hurt-wolf-in/article_e08f5f28-3274-11e7-bcc5-3fad7a098ca3.html

Athletics

Women's Basketball

Robert Morris Signs First Japanese Player in Program History:

http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/rmu/2017/05/18/robert-morris-women-s-basketball-japanese-player-honoka-ikematsu/stories/201705180209