Largest Individual Gift in School of Law’s History Will Transform Judicial Education Statewide

August 16, 2017

University President Ken Gormley recently announced the largest individual gift in the Duquesne School of Law’s history—$7.5 million to establish the Thomas R. Kline Center for Judicial Education.  The gift will enable the law school to create the first-of-its-kind program in the nation.

Strategically Enhancing Community Connections Goal of New VP

August 16, 2017

As part of his ambitious vision to dramatically bolster Duquesne University’s relationships with community partners, President Ken Gormley has named William Generett, Jr., the University’s first vice president for community engagement.

Welcome Back to Exciting New Dining Options for Faculty and Staff

August 16, 2017

Duquesne Dining is excited to announce the new campus dining options and offerings for faculty and staff this fall semester.

Duquesne Earns Spot on ‘Money’s’ Best Colleges List

August 16, 2017

Money Magazine has hailed Duquesne as one of the Best Colleges for Your Money for 2017.

‘Princeton Review’ Ranks Duquesne University Among ‘The Best 382 Colleges’

August 16, 2017

Duquesne is also included in the list of Best Colleges: Region by Region for the Northeast

Duquesne University has again been selected by The Princeton Review as one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education.

Bishop Zubik, Spiritans to Celebrate Mass of the Holy Spirit

August 16, 2017

Faculty, staff, students and friends will gather to celebrate the beginning of the 2017-2018 academic year at the annual Mass of the Holy Spirit this weekend.

Freshmen Move Onto Campus

August 16, 2017

Duquesne’s award-winning Orientation program hosted its annual Move-In Day and welcomed the class of 2021 to campus.

Duquesne Programs Receive First-Time Accreditation, Reaccreditation by CCNE

August 16, 2017

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) recently granted accreditation to four of the School of Nursing’s academic programs.

Business Professors Analyze the Relationship Between Businesses and Society in New Book

August 16, 2017

The first volume in an annual scholarly book series edited by two Palumbo-Donahue School of Business faculty has been released.

Eyewitness Identification Evidence the Focus of Upcoming Wecht Institute Session

August 16, 2017

The ethical ramifications of building a case based solely or primarily on testimonies from eyewitnesses will be the topic of discussion at the next instalment of the Ethics and Eats series at Duquesne.

Bilingual Picture Book for Refugee Children the Subject of Education Professor’s Research

August 16, 2017

For newly arrived refugees, the transition to American society can be difficult, not only in terms of language disparities, but also in terms of cultural and social integration. Educators often struggle with finding inclusive and effective strategies to help ease this transition for refugee children and their families.

Executive Program Prepares Next Generation of Women Leaders

August 16, 2017

Registrations are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 Women’s Executive Leadership (WEL) program. An Executive Education offering from the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business, this distinctive program is designed for high-performing women seeking an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and grow both professionally and personally.

Reminder: Donate New and Gently Used Professional Clothing for Career Closet

August 16, 2017

As the campus community prepares for the start of the 2017-2018 academic year, faculty and staff are invited to donate new and gently used business professional clothing for the new Career Closet initiative.

Women’s Guild Plans Cookbook to Celebrate 90th Anniversary

August 16, 2017

All campus cooks, bakers and even bread makers are invited to contribute their favorite recipes for inclusion in a new Women’s Guild 90th anniversary commemorative cookbook.

Nursing, Business and Health Sciences Schools Celebrate Summer Graduates

August 16, 2017

The School of Nursing Second Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and MBA Sustainable Business Practices programs both celebrated their respective graduates on Aug. 4.

FAST Program Helps New Students Kick Off College Experience Early

August 16, 2017

Last month, new Duquesne students and their families—more than 3,000 visitors total —spent time on campus as part of the annual Freshman Advisement Summer Transition (FAST) program.

Area Youth Build Self Esteem at Cops and Kids Summer Camp

August 16, 2017

The University’s Department of Public Safety and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion continued their partnership with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police to host another session of Cops and Kids Summer Camp.

  • University Highlights

    • Grants Received [August 16, 2017]

      Funds totaling $1,054,238 were recently received by the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences (BSNES); the School of Nursing; the School of Pharmacy; the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts; and the Rangos School of Health Sciences.

    • Faculty & Staff Spotlight [August 16, 2017]

      What have Dr. Ronald Arnett, Janine Carlock, Dr. Sarah Manspeaker, Dr. Amy Mattila, Dr. Nihat Polat and Dr. Laura Mahalingappa been up to?

    • DU in the News [August 2017]

      News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.

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