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Dec 02, 2015, 10:43 ET National Poll Shows Support for Defunding Planned Parenthood

With Ohio on the verge of defunding Planned Parenthood and U.S. Senate Republicans poised to vote on a similar measure, the Robert Morris...


Sep 10, 2015, 16:00 ET Robert Morris University Names Dr. Christopher Howard Its Next President

Dr. Christopher B. Howard, president of Hampden-Sydney College, has been named the eighth president of Robert Morris University. "The Robert...


Jan 13, 2015, 08:00 ET New National Poll Shows Class in American Society Does Exist

 An overwhelming majority of Americans, 85.9 percent, believe that social classes exist in the United States, according to a recent nationwide...


Jan 07, 2015, 08:00 ET Americans Believe Sports Teams Hide Reports of Abusive Player Behavior

 According to results of a national poll by the Robert Morris University Polling Institute, 82.4 percent of Americans believe that sports teams...


Jan 07, 2015, 08:00 ET National Post-Election Poll: Americans Intended to Send President a Message

 According to results from a post-election poll by the Robert Morris University Polling Institute Powered by Trib Total Media, nearly...


Nov 19, 2013, 09:00 ET Survey Says: "You're Pleasantly Plump"

 More than a quarter of Americans expect to gain weight over the holidays, and approximately 65 percent are already overweight, according to...


Nov 18, 2013, 08:30 ET Fracing Sees Support in New National Poll by RMU

A plurality of Americans are in favor of hydraulic fracturing or "fracing" to extract natural gas from the ground, according to a survey of 1,003...


Nov 14, 2013, 09:00 ET Head Injuries in Mind, RMU Survey Shows Strong Support for Ban on Youth Contact Football

More than 40 percent of Americans support a ban on youth playing contact football up until entering high school, according to a survey of 1,003...


Nov 13, 2013, 09:00 ET Two-to-One: Americans Surveyed by RMU Would Have Preferred A Bipartisan Effort on ObamaCare

More than half of Americans surveyed by Robert Morris University would have preferred that the Affordable Care Act – aka ObamaCare –...


Sep 07, 2011, 18:21 ET RMU Marks 90th Anniversary With New Business School Complex, the Centerpiece of a $40 Million Fundraising Drive

Robert Morris University marked its 90th anniversary Tuesday evening during a celebration at its new School of Business complex, the centerpiece...


Apr 03, 2007, 01:00 ET RMU to Launch First State Board of Nursing-Approved Doctor of Nursing Practice Program for Bachelor's-Prepared Nurses

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Morris University (RMU) recently received full approval from the Pennsylvania Board of...


Oct 18, 2005, 01:00 ET Robert Morris University to Install Gregory Dell'Omo as Institution's Seventh President

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Morris University (RMU) will swear in Gregory G. Dell'Omo, Ph.D., as the university's seventh...