Students in Speech-Language Pathology become involved in a wide variety of activities on and off-campus. While the academic program includes many opportunities to become involved in professional activities, Duquesne University and the City of Pittsburgh offer the breadth of campus involvement opportunities plus cultural, sports, wellness, and other events to satisfy the personal interests of just about anyone.
Duquesne has an active chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association which enables students to become more closely affiliated with ASHA, our national professional organization. Learn more about the activities of Duquesne's NSSLHA chapter.
As part of the academic program, students are able to preview the profession by attending conferences and conventions, interacting with students from other programs nationally and internationally, becoming actively involved in volunteer and service learning projects, and advocating for federal legislation that impacts the profession. Learn more about these professional student activities.
Pittsburgh offers a wealth of wonderful events, activities, and things to do for practically every personal interest. Learn about Things to Do in Pittsburgh that can provide student with a flavor of city life.The link below offers a small number of these resources to provide students with a flavor of city life.