The names of illustrious Spiritan priests William Patrick Power and Marie-Clement, which already grace two buildings on campus, now also honor two new endowed chairs.
President Charles J. Dougherty shared his thoughts on the success and progress of the University’s 2010-2015 Strategic Plan during the 2014 Convocation on Sept. 11.
President Charles J. Dougherty recognized four faculty members with President’s Faculty Awards for Excellence at the Sept. 11 convocation.
A dual-acting compound that fights—or could prevent—breast cancer, developed by pharmacy professors Dr. Paula Witt-Enderby and Dr. David Lapinsky and former professor Dr. Vicki L. Davis, has been patented.
Dr. Timothy Austin, provost and academic vice president, invites all faculty, staff and administrators to a welcome reception for the Mary Pappert School of Music’s new Dean, Dr. Seth Beckman.
The celebration 11 Days of Peace, which brings the themes of unity, justice, forgiveness and peace to our attention, is underway on campus in preparation for the International Day of Peace on Sunday, Sept. 21.
Faculty, staff and graduate students are invited to join President Charles J. Dougherty for Spirit and Symbol: A Campus Tour of Religious Art, a campus art walk that he will host on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 3:30 p.m. on campus.
The doors to emerging markets in Latin America will be opening wider for local manufacturers because of a three-year, $300,000 federal grant awarded to the Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
The University Counseling Center has changed its location and its name to accommodate expanding resources and more accurately reflect its evolving mission.
The Christian-Muslim Dialogue Committee (CMDC) has invited two theology experts to campus to discuss who Jesus is to Muslims and who Muhammad is to Christians for CMDC’s 2014 Symposium on Interreligious Dialogue. The event will take place Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 3-6 p.m. in the Power Center Ballroom.
Work is nearly complete on the Energy Center’s new cooling tower atop Forbes Garage.
Six classic Italian films will be shown on campus throughout the semester as part of the Italian Classic Film Festival sponsored by the Honorary Consulate of Italy/Pittsburgh in collaboration with the 40th Western Pennsylvania Symposium on World Literatures and the Center for International Relations (CIR) at Duquesne.
The Duquesne Dining restaurant formerly known as The Off-Ramp, located on the first floor of the Union, re-opened on Sept. 2 as The Incline, a completely renovated dining facility with new menu options.
New laboratory space with an array of specialized equipment is now ready for use by students in the Biomedical Engineering program.
The School of Law recently completed renovations to Room 303, making it Hanley Hall’s largest lecture hall.
A photo gallery that showcases the University’s rich history and present points of pride is now on permanent display throughout the first floor of the Union.
A near-record group of high school seniors, parents and other guests attended Duquesne’s annual Fall Open House on Sept.14. Enjoying perfect late-summer weather, visitors toured the campus, met with representatives of the University’s academic programs and learned about student life.
Grants Received [September 17, 2014]
Funds totaling $274,171 were recently received by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, the Learning Skills Center, the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, the City Music Center and the School of Nursing.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [September 17, 2014]
What have Valarie Blake, Dr. Roger Brooke and Ken Gormley been up to?
DU in the News [September 2014]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [September 17, 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