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Events and Activities

Family Service Project

LOCATION: Night Spot, 1st Floor Duquesne Union

2:00-4:00 p.m.

Please join the Center for Student Involvement and Duquesne University Volunteers (DUV) in the Nite Spot as we enable you to participate in a sampling of our student programming model which helps various charities in the Pittsburgh community. During this program, you will have the ability to participate in the projects we do each month and learn more about several organizations with which DUV works closely. All you need bring with you is enthusiasm, energy, and an interest to learn more about how our students live our mission.


Living Learning Center Open Houses

2:00-3:00 p.m.: Living Learning Center Open Houses - Tour Guides will be available in the lobbies of the following locations

Towers - Houses students of all class levels
Vickroy - Suite style housing for sophomore students and above
Des Places - Suite style housing for junior students and above
Brottier Hall - Apartment style housing for junior students and above
Assumption - Houses students of all class levels


Commuter Center Open House

LOCATION: Communter Center Lounge, 1st Floor Duquesne Union

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Tour Duquesne's newly renovated Commuter Center, an entire area dedicated to commuting students featuring the Office of Commuter Affairs, the Commuter Lounge, Computer Lab, Commuter Council Office and Quiet Study Room.


Freshman Development & Special Services Open House

LOCATION: 309 Duquesne Union

3:00-4:00 p.m.

This is the office where the Freshman year experience is supported. We also work with students who require classroom accommodations. Come see who we are and ask any questions you might have about what we do and how we strive to make every student's college experience exceptional.


Learning Skills Center

LOCATION: Ground Floor Adminstration Building

1:00-2:00 p.m.

The Michael P. Weber Learning Skills Center, located in the lower level of the Administration Building, is the office responsible for providing tutorial assistance to Duquesne students. We have free, paid, trained, supervisied tutors for nearly every undergraduate course offered at the University. To received tutorial assistance, students simply need to come to in and sign up for services. The LSC is open Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 8:00 pm. Tutoring can take place in our office or at any location designated by the tutor and the tutee. Our phone number is 412-396-6661. Karishma Moazzam, our Assistant Tutorial Coordinator, will be available to answer your questions. She can be reached at ats@duq.edu daily.


Study Abroad Presentation

LOCATION: Africa Room (Duquesne Union)

1:30 p.m.

Office of International Programs
Become a Global Citizen... Take a moment to learn about the many ways to incorporate an international experience into your college career. Maximize your tuition dollars, learn a language and a new culture, and spend anywhere from 1 week to 1 semester abroad. We offer programs in over 20 countries! Programs including our well-known Italian Campus in Rome, Italy, Spring Breakaways in over 7 locations and available as early as freshman year, Duquesne in Dublin, Ireland at the University College Dublin, summer Faculty-led programs and much more. Make Study Abroad a part of your academic goal. Plan Early, Plan Often!

The Value of Study Abroad in an Undergraduate Education: No matter the school or major, this can be a part of everyone's undergraduate years. Duquesne offers a wide range of semester-long, including our own two sites in Rome and Dublin, as well as a rich array of short-term study abroad programming. What parents can do to be informed and supportive.


Honors College Reception

LOCATION: 1st Floor Assumption Hall

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Families and friends of Honors College students are invited to stop in for refreshments and meet with faculty and staff. This is not a formal presentation, but just an opportunity to mingle, ask questions, and find out more about opportunities for students in the Honors College. Please come and go as your schedule permits!