McGinley Symposium Relocated to Union Ballroom

October 22, 2014

The School of Nursing’s Rita M. McGinley Symposium, slated for tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 23, and Friday, Oct. 24, has been relocated and will now be held in the Union Ballroom instead of the Power Center.

Vice President for Student Life to Step Down in 2015, Take on New Role

October 22, 2014

The Rev. Sean Hogan, C.S.Sp., will conclude his service as executive vice president for student life on June 30, 2015, and will take on a new role in the fall. The longest-serving member of the University’s cabinet, Hogan has led the division under three presidents since his initial appointment in 1986.

Law School Places 3rd in Pennsylvania Bar Exam Results

October 22, 2014

The School of Law achieved a first-time taker pass rate of 91.56 percent on the July 2014 Pennsylvania Bar Examination. This result placed Duquesne third out of 10 Pennsylvania area law schools, behind only the University of Pennsylvania and Villanova University.

Child Advocate to Keynote Campus-Wide United Way Luncheon

October 22, 2014

Just four weeks into this year’s United Way Campaign the University is nearly halfway to its $105,000 goal.

CETR to Strengthen Student and Faculty Commitment, Research and Neighborhoods

October 22, 2014

As a tribute to its unique Spiritan legacy and as a means to strengthen the transformation of students and communities, Duquesne is raising its community engagement to the next level.

Criminal Justice, Race, the Media and the Trayvon Martin Case

October 22, 2014

The School of Law’s Criminal Justice Program will host a discussion about criminal justice, race and the media in America at a special public event that will feature Mark O’Mara, defense attorney for George Zimmerman.

Community Leaders Knit Together Social Justice and Education

October 22, 2014

The School of Education’s third community forum on Oct. 15 continued creating community dialogue around social justice’s role in public education—anchoring new approaches for teachers and defining education in young peoples’ lives, said Dr. Gretchen Givens Generett, associate dean and director of the Canevin Center for Educational Transformation and Social Justice.

Professor’s Experiences in Ghana Inspire ‘Winds of the Sahel’ Concert

October 22, 2014

Dr. Joseph Sheehan saw a great opportunity when a colleague suggested last spring that he apply for a Rev. Alphons Loogman, C.S.Sp., Faculty Research Grant. Sponsored by the Center for African Studies, the Loogman grants support research that reflects the University’s commitment to and emphasis on Africa.

Hungry to Address Food Justice? Spiritan Campus Ministry Examines the Issues

October 22, 2014

As America moves toward the food-celebratory holiday season, the Division of Mission and Identity is sponsoring a three-part series looking at how each of us connects to the systemic issues of food security and labor.

Italian Film Festival Continues with ‘The Easy Life/Il Sorpasso’

October 22, 2014

The Italian Classic Film Festival hosted on Duquesne’s campus continues with a screening of The Easy Life/Il Sorpasso.

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