Croatian Embassy Welcomes Duquesne President, Alumni
Thomas P. Melady, former United States ambassador to Burundi, Uganda and the Vatican, is hosting a gathering of the University's leading alumni and friends at the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia. Duquesne University President Dr. Charles J. Dougherty and Croatian Ambassador to the United States Neven Jurica and will be the guests of honor.
America's longest-running multicultural song and dance company, the Duquesne University Tamburitzans, will perform throughout the evening, with a captive performance at the conclusion of the evening's program. The Duquesne University Tamburitzans is a unique ensemble of talented student folk artists dedicated to the performance and preservation of the music, songs and dances of Eastern Europe and neighboring folk cultures.
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 14, 2005
Embassy of the Republic of Croatia
2343 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington D.C.
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