Office of Public Affairs

4th Floor Koren Building
718 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412.396.6050
Fax: 412.396.2243

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    August Business Events Hosted by Duquesne University

    Tuesday, Aug. 7

     Adult Student Information Webinar

    Participants will learn more about the undergraduate and graduate programs at Duquesne University. The program manager will provide comprehensive information about the programs and answer any questions. Sponsored by Duquesne's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.
    Cost: 
    Free.
    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Wednesday, Aug. 8

    Adult Student Information Webinar

    Participants will learn more about the undergraduate and graduate programs at Duquesne University. The program manager will provide comprehensive information about the programs and answer any questions. Sponsored by Duquesne's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.
    Cost: 
    Free.
    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Thursday, Aug. 9

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Lawrence County) 

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    10 a.m. to noon, Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation,100 E. Reynolds Street, Suite 200, New Castle, Pa., 16101.

    Cost: Free.
    Call 724.658.1488 to register and for more information.

    Export Basics

    This workshop is designed for manufacturers and technology companies that want to initiate export programs, individuals in exporting companies that require orientation to exporting, and service firms that want to better understand globalization. Topics include recognizing and identifying export opportunities, shipping and payment, legal and regulatory aspects of exporting, sources of information and assistance, and cultural issues. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    9 a.m. to noon, Room 101, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh. Cost: $45
    Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information. 

    Saturday, Aug. 11

    Paralegal Institute Open House

    Attendees will learn more about the Paralegal Certificate program at Duquesne. The program coordinator will be available to provide comprehensive information about the program and answer any questions. A tour of the facilities and law school library will also be included. Sponsored by Duquesne's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
    9 to 11 a.m., Room 220, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave.
    Cost: Free.
    Register online at www.duq.edu/paralegal or call 412.396.1643.

    Tuesday, Aug. 14

    Information Session: Executive Certificate in Financial Planning Program

    Learn more about Duquesne University's Executive Certificate in Financial Planning. The program manager and a faculty member will provide comprehensive information about the program and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
    Noon to 1 p.m. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.
    Cost: Free.
    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/fp for registration and more information.

    Wednesday, Aug. 15

    Personal Effectiveness Webinar: Creating High Impact Presentations

    This webinar will show how to create impactful presentations to both formal and informal gatherings, and how to present ideas with conviction, control and poise.

    Noon to 1 p.m. EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.Cost: Free.
    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Thursday, Aug. 16

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Beaver County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
    10 a.m. to noon, the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, 798 Turnpike St. Beaver, Pa., 15009.
    Cost: Free.
    Call 724-775-3944 to register and for more information.

    Adult Student Information Webinar

    Participants will learn more about the undergraduate and graduate programs at Duquesne University. The program manager will provide comprehensive information about the programs and answer any questions. Sponsored by Duquesne's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.
    Cost: 
    Free.
    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Wednesday, Aug. 22

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Pittsburgh)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
    9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 505, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: Free.
    Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

    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.