Student attorneys from the new Family Law Clinic are helping to provide much-needed legal assistance to clients of the Self-Help Center in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas’ Family Division.
A groundbreaking ceremony for The Genesius Project, a multipurpose theater, is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15.
The University Times will not publish on April 16 due to the Easter holiday. The next issue will be on Wednesday, April 23.
Duquesne’s Benefits Open Enrollment period is fast approaching. Beginning on Monday, April 21, employees can review University-offered benefits and make selections for the new plan year, which is effective July 1.
Melanoma Study that Could Lead to Earlier Cancer Detection Receives NIH Support with $1.4 Million GrantApril 9, 2014
The University’s newly established biomedical engineering initiative has made an immediate impact at Duquesne, as Dr. John Viator, director of the program, has received a $1.4 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute to detect, capture and analyze circulating melanoma cells.
The A.J. Palumbo School of Business Administration at Duquesne has again been ranked among the nation’s best undergraduate business schools for 2014 in the annual Bloomberg Businessweek list.
A new award has been established by Provost Timothy R. Austin to encourage research efforts across disciplines.
The Duquesne Chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society, will host the 22nd annual Teacher of the Year ceremony at 4 p.m. on Monday, April 14, in the Africa Room.
The MBA Sustainability program sent a team to the Aspen Institute’s 2014 Business & Society International MBA Case Competition—and it returned to the Bluff with a second-place award in a competition that winnowed its winners from more than 1,000 MBA students around the world.
Two faculty members and two outstanding alumni will be honored at the upcoming 62nd annual Duquesne Law Alumni Dinner, which will feature special guest speaker Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto.
How do scientists monitor water quality? What processes do they use to remediate contaminated water and land? How do they study fish?
For the first time, Duquesne faculty and students participated in the National Conference on Undergraduate Research as well as the Undergraduate Research at the Capitol-Pennsylvania.
The advances being made in forensic nursing research and practice—including the neurobiology of trauma, strangulation assessment, photographic documentation of injuries and more—will be discussed by experts at the final spring Forensic Fridays seminar.
The University community is invited to attend the final Rice on the Road event of the year, a closing dialogue, on Tuesday, April 15, in the Power Center Ballroom.
American Express and a local roofing business were honored for their ability to achieve commercial success while following sustainable business practices.
Applications for the Rev. Alphons Loogman, C.S.Sp., Faculty Research Grant, are due on Wednesday, April 30.
The annual spring Scholastic book sale continues in the Duquesne Union through Friday. The sale runs daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., except Friday, April 11, when the event concludes at 4 p.m.
The Department of Speech-Language Pathology invites the University community to the exhibit: African-Americans and the Disability Experience: From Colonial Times, Desegregation, Advocacy and Achievement.
Duquesne’s Forensic Science & Law Program will host the fourth annual Pennsylvania Science Student Research Exchange, an event for all of the state’s accredited forensic programs.
Tickets are still available for the 13th annual Staff Appreciation Day, which will be held on Thursday, April 24, at PNC Park.
Grants Received [April 9, 2014]
Funds totaling $207,970 were recently received by the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, the Mylan School of Pharmacy, and McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [April 9, 2014]
What have Rebecca Jamrozik Mickler, David Nolfi, Dr. Jill A. Perry and Donna Steed been up to?
DU in the News [April 2014]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [April 9, 2014]
Spring Break Trips Engage Students in Other Cultures
Spiritan Campus Minister Kate Lecci, who participated in the migrant farmworker experience in Florida, shares how Duquesne students, faculty and staff share of themselves and learn about others over spring break.
- Spring Break Trips Engage Students in Other Cultures