Funds totaling $1.7 million were recently received by the Biomedical Engineering Program and Mylan School of Pharmacy.
- The Biomedical Engineering Program, $1.4 million, from the National Institutes of Health and the National Cancer Institute for research on Photoacoustic Detection, Capture, and Analysis of Circulation Melanoma Cells. Dr. John Viator, director of the Biomedical Engineering Program, will administer the award.
- Mylan School of Pharmacy, $304,291, from the National Institutes of Health and the National Cancer Institute for Water Soluble Antimitotics That Circumvent Tumor Resistance. This is Year 4 of the five-year award, with funds totaling at $1.3 million. Dr. Aleem Gangjee of the Mylan School of Pharmacy will administer the award.
Grants Received [February 10, 2016]
Funds totaling $158,120 were received by Duquesne’s Program for Academic Excellence and the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [February 10, 2016]
What have John Stolz and Ralph A. Wheeler been up to?
DU in the News [February 2016]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [February 10, 2016]
Ancient Custom Symbolizes Opening Doors to Blessings and Mercy
By the Rev. Bill Christy, C.S.Sp., and Debbie Kostosky
A tradition in the Catholic Church has been to bless chalk at the Masses for Epiphany and then use that chalk as part of the blessing of one’s home in the new year.
- Ancient Custom Symbolizes Opening Doors to Blessings and Mercy