The latest accolade for Dr. Partha Basu, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, is to be named Duquesne’s first Fellow in the Royal Society of Chemistry, whose roots extend to when Victoria was queen.
The Times will not publish on Wednesday, April 1, in recognition of the Easter holiday. Publishing will resume on Wednesday, April 8.
The Women’s Law Association (WLA) will honor Tracey McCants Lewis, assistant clinical professor of law, at its 23rd annual Woman of the Year event.
The celebration of Women’s History Month events at the University will conclude this week with Blessed Among All Women: The Subversive Power of Female Saints, a keynote address from Robert Ellsberg, editor in chief and publisher of Orbis Books, which is the publishing arm of Maryknoll.
Pittsburgh native and literary giant John Edgar Wideman will return to the city to present a free reading and book signing, at an event sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts and the Hill House Association.
Through a series of non-narrative, sketch-based scenes, the Italian Classic Film Festival’s screening of Ecce Bombo follows a Roman student whose school year gets disrupted by political and amorous misadventures.
If phenomenology is the exploration of the essences of human experience, what can be done when what is experienced is horrific, unsettling and cataclysmic?
The campus community is invited to check out various artistic projects produced by University faculty, staff, students and alumni at a daylong art showcase hosted by Lexicon.
The newest academic members of a startup brain trust will gather at Duquesne on Wednesday, April 1. For the first time, principal investigators from local colleges, funded through Innovation Works’ university technology commercialization program, will meet in the Power Center Ballroom from 12:30 to 5 p.m.
The School of Leadership and Professional Advancement continues its Leadership Breakfast Series with Leading with Purpose: The Soul of Leadership.
The 2015 Rice on the Road Lecture Series will continue with Community Revitalization: Four Points of View on Wednesday, April 8, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Thelma Lovette YMCA, located at 2114 Centre Avenue in the Hill District.
Artwork imagined behind prison walls will be displayed on campus, thanks to the work of the University’s public history program, the State Correctional Institute Pittsburgh and the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program.
Grants Received [March 25, 2015]
Funds totaling $316,127 were recently received by the Mylan School of Pharmacy and the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [March 25, 2015]
What have Drs. Dorene Ciletti, Gerard Magill and Joseph McCormick been up to?
DU in the News [March 2015]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [March 25, 2015]
New Crowdfunding, Urban Plunge Initiatives Boost Cross-Cultural Missions
While Spring Break provides an opportunity for students to vacation or stay home for relaxation, 65 Duquesne students and staff will take this time to embark on Cross-Cultural Mission Experiences (CCME) that will impact six different areas in the country.
- New Crowdfunding, Urban Plunge Initiatives Boost Cross-Cultural Missions