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Please Take the DCLI Survey

The Center for Legal Information invites you to take the Spring 2008 survey at:

http://www.duq.edu/law/library/survey . The Center strives to provide the very best library services. Your responses will help us to improve the quality of our services. As a way to thank you for completing the survey, you will be eligible to win one of the prizes if you enter your email address at the end of the survey.

2008 Survey Prizes:

  • $100 gift card to Barnes and Noble
  • $50 gift card to Barnes and Noble
  • $50 Giant Eagle/Get Go gift card
  • $15 iTunes gift cards (5)
  • $5 Java City gift cards (20)

All survey responses will remain anonymous.  The survey is scheduled to run from March 31 to April 10, 2008. 

Upcoming Hesburgh Lecture: "Can There Be Peace in the War on Terror?"

The Duquesne University School of Law and the University of Notre Dame Pittsburgh Alumni Club are co-sponsoring Professor George A. Lopez as part of the Hesburgh Lecture Series. Professor Lopez will speak on the subject, "Can There Be Peace in the War on Terror?" Professor Lopez is the Theodore M. Hesburgh, CSC Endowed Chair of the Department of International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. His work has been published in a wide range of social science journals, including more than twenty-five articles and book chapters, as well as five books. He addresses ethics and the use of force in the global war on terror.

The lecture will be held on the Duquesne campus on April 17, 2008, at 7:00 pm in the Pappert Lecture Hall of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences. A question and answer session will follow. All are welcome.

DCLI Student Lounge Receives New Furniture

If you're looking for a comfortable place to grab a beverage or take a study break, consider visiting the Ground Floor student lounge in DCLI. New furniture arrived last week and The Center welcomes all Duquesene law students to enjoy the new facility.

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