The ‘Times’ Taking a Publishing Break for Easter

March 25, 2015

The Times will not publish on Wednesday, April 1, in recognition of the Easter holiday. Publishing will resume on Wednesday, April 8.

Royal Society of Chemistry Welcomes Its First Duquesne Professor

March 25, 2015

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.

McCants Lewis to be Honored as Woman of the Year

March 25, 2015

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.

Women’s History Month Concludes with Keynote ‘Blessed Among All Women’

March 25, 2015

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.

The Words of Wideman to be Shared in Reading

March 25, 2015

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.

Italian Film Festival Takes Comedic Turn with Next Screening

March 25, 2015

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.

The Human Experience of Disasters Explored at Phenomenology Symposium

March 25, 2015

If phenomenology is the exploration of the essences of human experience, what can be done when what is experienced is horrific, unsettling and cataclysmic?

Lexicon Art Show to Feature Works by Faculty, Staff and Students

March 25, 2015

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.

For First Time, Startup ‘Brain Trust’ to Gather at Duquesne

March 25, 2015

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.

Next Breakfast Series Session Looks at the Soul of Leadership

March 25, 2015

The School of Leadership and Professional Advancement continues its Leadership Breakfast Series with Leading with Purpose: The Soul of Leadership.

Rice Lecture Series Continues with Community Conversations in the Hill District

March 25, 2015

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.

‘Art Beyond Bars’ Allows a Glimpse into the Lives of Incarcerated Men

March 25, 2015

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.

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