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Founders Week 2014

The Division of Mission and Identity cordially invites you to ​Founders Week 2014​, our annual
celebration of the work, vision and mission of our founders, the Spiritans.​

​"One Heart, One Spirit: Living the Mission,​"​​​ ​features a series of events focused around Spiritan​ ​
education, our University's mission and how we, as a community, live that mission each day.

*Select events require an RSVP, as noted.

Alumni, to reserve your seat, please send an email to universityevents@duq.edu or call 412.396.5131.

Duquesne students, faculty and staff may register via DORI by clicking on one of the RSVP links.

Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014

11 a.m. - Mass

Noon - Brunch
Africa Room, Duquesne Union
All members of the Duquesne community are invited to attend. RSVP required »

9 p.m.  - Mass
Refreshments immediately following, all are invited to attend.

Monday, Feb. 3, 2014

Noon - Lunch and Learn
From Duquesne to the Dominican Republic 
Speaker: Attila Mihalik 
Africa Room, Duquesne Union
All members of the Duquesne community are invited to attend. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required »

5-7 p.m. - Special Founders Week Dinner for Resident Students 
Towers
All resident students are invited to join us as we celebrate. The first 100 students to arrive will receive a FREE limited-edition Founders Week 2014 t-shirt!

Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014

Noon  - Lunch and Learn
Faculty and Student Round Table: Towards A Spiritan Pedagogy: Embodying the Mission in Teaching
Africa Room, Duquesne Union
Join us as we take an insightful look into the many ways Duquesne's mission can be incorporated into teaching. All members of the University community are invited to attend. A buffet lunch will be provided and a vegetarian option will be available. RSVP required » 

Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014

Noon - Lunch and Learn
Living the Mission: A Commuter Perspective
Africa Room, Duquesne Union
All are invited to attend. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required »

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Noon  - Lunch and Learn
Greek Life and Living the Mission
Africa Room, Duquesne Union
All are invited to attend. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required »

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

4:30 p.m. - Vespers
Trinity Hall
All are invited to attend the reception immediately following Vespers. RSVP required for reception.