Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has recognized Dr. Thomas Mattei, associate dean of pharmacy, and Terri Kroh, director of the Center for Pharmacy Services, with the first-ever Youth Spotlight Award. The two were honored for their collaborative efforts to develop and implement service programs on behalf of the pharmacy school and the center, enabling first- and fourth-year student pharmacists from Duquesne to provide health services and educational programs to underserved City of Pittsburgh residents.
The mayor’s Youth Spotlight Award celebrates the efforts of young people in Pittsburgh who work to give back and make a difference in their communities and in the lives of their neighbors.
Grants Received [December 17, 2014]
Funds totaling $77,066 were received by the Gumberg Library, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the Rangos School of Health Sciences and the School of Education.
DU in the News [December 2014]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
Grants Received [December 10, 2014]
Funds totaling $30,000 were recently received by the John G. Rangos School of Health Sciences.
- Grants Received [December 17, 2014]
Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement
Immokalee is a quiet town in southwest Florida with a long history of unjust wages, unsafe working conditions and, in extreme instances, prosecuted cases of modern-day slavery for the migrant farmworkers who harvest 90 percent of the United States’ winter tomatoes.
- Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement