The 2014-15 academic year will kick off with the traditional Mass of the Holy Spirit this Sunday, Aug. 24, at 11 a.m. in the A.J. Palumbo Center.
One of the smartest and most diverse classes on record at Duquesne University arrived on campus Aug. 19 for Orientation and the start of the new academic year.
Dr. Bogdan Bucur, associate professor of theology, specializing in the study of continuities between Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity, is one of just 18 scholars and religious leaders nationwide chosen to participate in the prestigious Christian Leadership Initiative (CLI), which included a 10-day trip in July to study in Jerusalem.
Gumberg Library and the School of Law’s Center for Legal Information have teamed up to make scholarly research easier by implementing QuickSearch, a new, online search and discovery tool.
The Division of Mission and Identity has produced a new video to help bring to life the University mission for prospective students and their parents, and that will energize the campus community around serving God by serving students.
Faculty and staff are reminded that tuition remission forms for the Fall 2014 semester are due to the Office of Human Resources no later than Monday, Aug. 25. A new tuition remission form is required for each new school year.
The Department of Athletics will host the campus community at a celebration to mark the start of the academic year and the launch of its new Put ‘Em Up slogan at the Back to the Bluff party on Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 6 p.m. at The Red Ring.
The University’s Orientation program for new students is in full swing as members of the Class of 2018 arrived on campus for Move-In on Aug. 19.
Grants Received [August 20, 2014]
Funds totaling $128,000 were recently received by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, and the Mylan School of Pharmacy.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [August 20, 2014]
What has Dr. James P. Purdy been up to?
DU in the News [August 2014]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [August 20, 2014]
CCME Summer Mission Trip to Dominican Republic: A Life-Changing Cultural and Spiritual Experience
Ten students and two members of the Spiritan Campus Ministry staff will travel to a Spiritan mission in San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, Aug. 2, to run a day camp for 80 children as part of the seventh Cross-Cultural Mission Experience (CCME) in the Dominican Republic.
- CCME Summer Mission Trip to Dominican Republic: A Life-Changing Cultural and Spiritual Experience