Head men’s basketball coach Jim Ferry, who is beginning his fourth season at Duquesne, has been granted a contract extension.
Duquesne has named Dr. Michael W. Bridges to fill the newly created position of executive director of online learning and strategy, effective Saturday, Aug. 1. Bridges will be responsible for providing proactive and strategic leadership for the University’s online programs in all disciplines.
Dan Burt, the head women’s basketball coach at Duquesne, has been granted a contract extension.
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) has awarded the University a two-year, $40,000 grant as part of its 2015-17 Alcohol Education Grant Program.
A new class of University Research Hall of Fame inductees was honored at a special June 24 ceremony and reception.
As the University ends its first year of offering biomedical engineering (BME), it finds itself a leader in generating more female engineers—with 47 percent more women enrolled in the new program than the national average for females working in the field.
Millennials are flooding the workforce and are expected to influence corporate and philanthropic life, as well as the consumer marketplace.
The incoming class of freshmen and transfer students will have the opportunity to get a head start on the upcoming academic year at the Freshman Advisement Summer Transition (FAST) program Tuesday, July 7, through Friday, July 10.
A special, invitation-only dedication Mass and recital on June 28 marked the beginning of a new musical era in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit.
Grants Received [July 1, 2015]
Funds totaling $402,034 were awarded to the Gumberg Library, the School of Nursing, the Mylan School of Pharmacy, the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, and the School of Law.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [July 1, 2015]
What have Drs. Janet Astle and Laurel Willingham-McLain been up to?
DU in the News [June 2015]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [July 1, 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