Class of 2020 One of Largest, Most Diverse at Duquesne
The estimated enrollment of 1,550 freshmen in the Class of 2020 is the largest at Duquesne to date, following the incoming classes in 2013 (1,547) and 2012 (1,526). The new freshman class is also the most diverse in Duquesne’s history. Approximately 21 percent of the class has relatives who are Duquesne graduates, making them a University legacy.
New ‘Schubert on the Bluff’ Season to Include Works by Aaron Copland
Schubert on the Bluff returns to campus for season two with a focus on works by American composer Aaron Copland. The second of a three-year series led by pianist and artistic director David Allen Wehr, Schubert on the Bluff will feature four concerts comprised of music by both Copland and Franz Schubert.
Law Clinic Intervenes Early in School Discipline Process
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette featured Duquesne Law’s new Education Law Clinic in a front-page story, citing the program’s support for families and its role teaching student lawyers an underrepresented area of law. Professor Tiffany Sizemore-Thompson discusses how the clinic represents students and parents in school discipline and related cases.
Veterans' Oral History Project
The Office for Military and Veteran Students is seeking volunteers to share their stories for the Duquesne Veterans’ Oral History Project, developed in partnership with University Archives to record and preserve the stories of Duquesne’s Veteran students and alumni. For more information or to participate, contact Don Accammando, Director of the Office for Military and Veteran Students, at 412.396.5366 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Duquesne Alumni Night at the Pirates
Friday, Sept. 9
Tailgate sold out, game tickets still available
Duquesne Athletic Fund Fall Golf Invitational at Laurel Valley Golf Club
Monday, Sept. 19
Homecoming & Reunion Weekend
Registration closes on Sept 19!
Charlotte Alumni & Friends Happy Hour
Thursday, Sept. 29
Swimming Alumni Reunion
Saturday, Oct. 1
Duquesne vs. Jacksonville - Lunch & Football Game with President Gormley
Saturday, Oct. 1
Philadelphia Reception with President Gormley
Tuesday, Oct. 4
Baltimore Area Reception with President Gormley
Wednesday, Oct. 5
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Duquesne provides a distinctive blend of academics that challenge, values that guide, a location that inspires, and an experience that defines. It's an experience that makes each of us something more. The Duquesne Fund makes the difference - every day, everywhere, for everyone across our Bluff.
Michael Mack, A'74
Michael recently retired from Janssen Research and Development where he had been an Associate Director of Biostatistics for the past 11 years.
Jonathan Ogurchak, P'09
Jonathan Ogurchak, Vice President for Business Operations and Managing Partner at PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy, has been named as one of Pittsburgh Business Times' "Fast Trackers."
Kayla (Brickell) Madden, A'06
Births and Adoptions
Kayla and her husband Matt welcomed a son, Arlo Owen, on January 13, 2016.
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