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

JUNE 2015

The RMU Polling Institute drove news coverage of the university in June. Below is just a sampling:
https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/06/09/national-poll-finds-overall-dissatisfaction-college-selection-process-while-parents

http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/8493802-74/kane-percent-attorney#axzz3c1bhdyyv

http://blogs.goerie.com/campaign/2015/06/03/poll-asks-state-residents-whether-kane-should-resign/

http://earlyreturns.post-gazette.com/home/early-returns-posts/6542-rmu-poll-finds-tight-gop-presidential-field

http://elections.huffingtonpost.com/pollster/polls/robert-morris-university-22215

http://tinyurl.com/ppbhk2t

http://blogs.goerie.com/campaign/2015/06/08/rmu-poll-sestak-holds-slight-edge-over-toomey/

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/item/82831-undecided-leads-in-newest-pa-senate-poll

http://tinyurl.com/q7ufdu8

http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/208315/

http://keystonepolitics.com/2015/06/pasen-rmu-poll-shows-toomey-is-vulnerable/

http://tinyurl.com/owrl2da

http://tinyurl.com/o872avf

http://tinyurl.com/obwxolh

http://tinyurl.com/qhz47pw

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/energy/2015/06/five-things-to-know-about-energy-today-and-support.html

http://www.goerie.com/business-in-brief-poll-says-support-for-fracking-grows#

http://www.bloomberg.com/research/markets/news/article.asp?docKey=600-201506160609KRTRIB__BUSNEWS_61655_31526-1

http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150616/NEWS01/150619591

http://tinyurl.com/ogbfo43

http://tinyurl.com/nnbcac6

The Boston Globe tapped Denis Rudd, director of the Hospitality and Tourism Management Program, for a story about casino revenue and horseracing in Massachusetts:
http://tinyurl.com/noqf77r

Meanwhile, sport management Professor John Clark spoke about the possible sale of the Penguins:
http://triblive.com/sports/penguins/8531991-74/million-owner-price#axzz3ckxT95Sl

http://triblive.com/opinion/josephmistick/8539057-74/penguins-development-deal#axzz3d8Kr0MWG

http://triblive.com/sports/penguins/8503363-74/penguins-development-arena#axzz3c1bhdyyv

Healthcare economist Steve Foreman remained the go-to guy for analysis of the Highmark/UPMC dispute:
http://tinyurl.com/pwo6u84

And political scientist Philip Harold was the guy to talk state politics:
http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/8569467-74/kane-attorney-general#axzz3d8Kr0MWG

http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/8570062-74/brown-wolf-state#axzz3d8Kr0MWG

The Beaver County Times cited an RMU economic impact study in this article about the proposed Shell ethane cracker plant:
http://tinyurl.com/npwvddo

Kishma Decastro-Sallis, director of the Career Center, spoke to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review about the job market for local graduates:
http://triblive.com/neighborhoods/yoursewickley/yoursewickleymore/8355462-74/students-college-education#axzz3c1bhdyyv

This Trib story mentioned RMU's involvement in the Ohio River Consortium:
http://tinyurl.com/nj8trmy

Drew Moniot, film instructor, appeared on Pittsburgh Today Live to review the big films of summer:
http://tinyurl.com/oxjrnhj

Athletics

Basketball

Summer Hoops League Cancellation Affects Robert Morris (6/24/15): http://www.timesonline.com/sports/pittsburgh-summer-hoops-league-cancellation-affects-robert-morris-other-local/article_5586f54e-1ab6-11e5-bdf0-771cd323aa8f.html/?REFER-MI=College%20Sports