Office of Alumni Relations
1 Mezzanine Libermann Hall
Phone: 412.396.6209
Fax: 412.396.4242
alumnionline@duq.edu



 




Laurel Highlands Alumni Wine and Beer Tasting
Saturday, June 6

Music School Alumni Happy Hour
Monday, June 8

Car Seat Safety Check

Thursday, June 11

Pirates vs. Nationals in Washington, DC
Saturday, June 20

Friends of the Tamburitzans Golf Outing

Friday, July 10

Duquesne Athletic Fund Vinnie Vaccarello Football Fund Memorial Golf Invitational
Monday, August 3

SAVE THE DATE:
7th Annual Alumni Day at the Pittsburgh Zoo
Sunday, August 9
Sponsored by The Young Alumni Council
Tickets go on sale Monday, June 29

Duquesne Athletic Fund Fall Golf Invitational

Monday, September 21

 



Schedule of Events now available for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2015

We hope you can come “Back to the Bluff” October 9-11 for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2015.
Don't forget to reserve your hotel room early to receive the
Duquesne Alumni rate!

A Message from Liberty Mutual Insurance: Special Offer

As a Duquesne alum, you could save on Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Insurance. Enjoy personalized coverage, Multi-Policy Discounts, 24-Hour Claims Assistance and more. Click for a free quote or call 800.524.9400. Discounts and savings available where state laws and regulations allow; may vary by state. Certain discounts apply to specific coverages only. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify. Consult a Liberty Mutual sales representative for additional information.





Duquesne Receives Alternative and Clean Energy Funding

A $2 million grant through Pennsylvania's Alternative and Clean Energy (ACE) program will help Duquesne upgrade its Energy Center, which generates the bulk of electricity for campus with a clean-burning, natural gas turbine generator. This marks the largest state grant that Duquesne has ever received.

Duquesne Ranked in Top 10 Online Nursing Grad Programs for Veterans
For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Duquesne University among the Top 10 on its Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs for Veterans list.

Faculty Research Grants to Support Work in Nigeria, South Africa
Two professors in Duquesne University's McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, Dr. Peter I. Osuji, C.S.Sp. and Dr. Derek Hook, have been awarded 2015 Alphons Loogman, C.S.Sp., Faculty Research Grants in African Studies to further their work in Nigeria and South Africa.



DuqCareerLink is here!
Career Services has transitioned from DuqConnection to DuqCareerLink. This online job and internship system provides students and alumni with an easy to use interface and new features to help with the job search including:

  • Resume Builder – choose a template or create a new resume and / or cover letter.
  • Mock Interview Module – practice your interview skills by completing a recommended mock interview or build your own.
  • Document Library – Here you will find the DuqCareerLink User Guide, sample resumes, tip sheets, salary calculator and more.
  • Events – View the events hosted by Career Services. RSVP for the Job Fair, research employers who are attending and create a top 10 list of your favorite companies.

All alumni should have received an email from Career Services with login instructions to access DuqCareerLink. Upon initial login you will be asked to complete the rest of your profile. Resumes will need to be approved prior to applying for jobs and internships.
For questions regarding this transition or general questions about DuqCareerLink, contact Career Services at 412.396.6644 or careerservices@duq.edu.

    Join us for DuquesneFest
    DuquesneFest, a summer open house for academically competitive high school students will be held on June 14. The event provides a fun opportunity to learn more about Duquesne. Enjoy breakfast with family, friends, faculty and fellow alumni. Throughout the day, you can meet admissions representatives, learn about academic and career options from faculty, and explore campus.


    Men's, Women's Track Compete in A-10 Championships

    The men's track and field team placed an all-time best third of 11 teams at the Atlantic 10 Championship, bringing home seven medals and setting five new school records. The women's track and field team tied for fifth place, winning five medals in four different events.

    Rowing Wraps Up 2014-15 Season at Dad Vail Regatta
    The rowing team had a strong finish to their season at the 81st Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta, the largest two-day collegiate regatta in the country.

    Tennis Team Members Earn A-10 All-Conference Honors
    Atlantic 10 Conference 2015 All-Conference selections included Rich Robbie (First-Team All-Conference), Alex Aleman (Second-Team All-Conference), and Corey Robinson (All-Academic Team).

    Overseas Update: Orsi Szecsi

    Former women's basketball guard/forward Orsi Szecsi ended her first season in the Hungarian A League last month, leading her team to a second place finish in the Hungarian Cup.

    Pirates to Host University Days at PNC Park
    Students, alumni and fans of Duquesne are invited to cheer on the Pirates together at PNC Park on Wednesday, September 16. Admission includes a Pirates cap in Duquesne colors and a seat in the Grandstand or Outfield Box.

     
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    Jeffrey Radkowski
    Careers
    Jeffrey was appointed to wealth director in BNY Mellon Wealth Management's Pittsburgh office.

    Cary Valyo
    Honored
    Cary has been selected to the 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list.

    Dennis Liotta
    Honored
    Dennis has been selected to the 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list.


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