The Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences will welcome a record number of student researchers to campus for its 19th Annual Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium this Friday, July 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Bayer Learning Center and Mellon Hall of Science.
Dr. Maria Clara Kreis, assistant director and outreach coordinator in the University Counseling and Wellbeing Center, has been awarded $390,000 in grant funding from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to produce and promote a manual for her Life Satisfaction Scale for Apostolic Women Religious (LSSAWR).
Dr. Fatiha Benmokhtar, assistant professor of physics in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Science, will lead a group of Duquesne undergraduate students to calibrate an enormous particle detector to study strange quarks—one of several unimaginably small building blocks that make up matter throughout the universe.
Graduates from Duquesne’s Rangos School of Health Sciences Class of 2016 will receive their diplomas during the school’s commencement ceremony on August 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the A.J. Palumbo Center.
Duquesne alumnus John Patrick (J.P.) Gibbons (MBA ’12) will be the keynote speaker at Duquesne’s Class of 2016 MBA Sustainability diploma ceremony, to be held on Friday, July 29, in the Power Center Ballroom.
The University’s Department of Public Safety and the Office of Multicultural Affairs have once again partnered with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police to host a session of Cops and Kids Summer Camp, which kicked off on the Bluff on Monday, July 25.
Grants Received [July 27, 2016]
Funds totaling $10,000 were received by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts and the School of Nursing.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [July 27, 2016]
What has Dr. Kevin Tidgewell been up to?
DU in the News [July 2016]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [July 27, 2016]
Spring Clean-Up: More Than Picking Up Litter and Planting
The 27th annual Spring Clean-Up is a one-day, large-scale litter pick-up and greening event that takes place throughout the South Side and Greater Hill District neighborhoods; however, it is much more than that.
- Spring Clean-Up: More Than Picking Up Litter and Planting