Executive Director of Online Learning and Strategy Named

July 1, 2015

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.

Men’s Basketball Coach Granted Contract Extension

July 1, 2015

Head men’s basketball coach Jim Ferry, who is beginning his fourth season at Duquesne, has been granted a contract extension.

Contract Extension Awarded to Women’s Basketball Coach

July 1, 2015

Dan Burt, the head women’s basketball coach at Duquesne, has been granted a contract extension.

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Awards Duquesne Two-Year Grant

July 1, 2015

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.

Research Hall of Fame Welcomes New Class of Inductees

July 1, 2015

A new class of University Research Hall of Fame inductees was honored at a special June 24 ceremony and reception.

In Its First Year, Duquesne Biomedical Engineering Program Draws Keen Interest

July 1, 2015

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.

Ethics of Millennials More Aligned with Boomers than Gen X, Research Shows

July 1, 2015

Millennials are flooding the workforce and are expected to influence corporate and philanthropic life, as well as the consumer marketplace.

Incoming Students and Families Headed to Campus for FAST

July 1, 2015

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.

Dedication of Rebuilt Organ Launches New Music Era at Duquesne Chapel

July 1, 2015

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.

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