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    4th Annual Rock the Cure Finale Benefits St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

    Duquesne University’s Up ‘til Dawn organization is hosting its 4th annual Rock the Cure Finale to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

     

    Rock the Cure will feature performances by bands The Fields, Unchecked Aggression, My Cardboard Spaceship Adventure, the Tyler Stacy Band and headliners Punchline. In addition, the event will include testimonials from patients and others who will share their personal experiences as well as prize giveaways and much more.

    Up ‘til Dawn is a student-run program that raises awareness and support for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, an institution that dedicates its efforts to finding cures and means of prevention for childhood cancer and other pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment.

    When: Friday, March 25, from 4 to 11 p.m.Fourth Floor Ballroom, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

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    Information: A $10 donation at the door is suggested. All proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Rock the Cure is open to the public and people of all ages.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.