Funds totaling $16,500 were recently received by the Rangos School of Health Sciences and the Mylan School of Pharmacy.
- Dr. Anne Marie Hansen, Department of Occupational Therapy in the Rangos School, $6,500 additional funding, from the Frederic W. Sammons Family Foundation, for surveying the state of Occupational Therapy professional education in Africa. This brings the total award amount to date to $11,500. The period of this award will extend through Oct. 1, 2016.
- Dr. Lauren O’Donnell, Department of Pharmacology, $10,000 Faculty Development Fund award, for Protecting the Neonatal Brain: Conflicting Roles for Innate and Adaptive Immunity in Pediatric Infection. The period of the award extends through April 30, 2016.
Grants Received [February 3, 2016]
Funds totaling $41,000 were received by the School of Pharmacy and the School of Nursing.
Faculty & Staff Spotlight [February 3, 2016]
What has Tiffany Sizemore-Thompson been up to?
DU in the News [February 2016]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
- Grants Received [February 3, 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