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June 2018 Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Tuesday, June 5
Peru Business Opportunities Briefing
The Peruvian Business Consultants Delegation will present business best practices, discuss export-import connections and share up-to-date information on Peruvian business climate and opportunities. The group also will assist U.S. companies that will travel to Lima, Peru, to exhibit at the ExpoMINA Mining Show in September. Presented by the Business Consulting Group from Universidad del Pacifico Emprende UP and sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., Room 505 Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $15.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Thursday, June 7
20th Annual Entrepreneur's Growth and Networking Conference
Join Duquesne University for this premier networking and informational event for western Pennsylvania small businesses. Michael DelGrosso, vice president of sales and marketing at DelGrosso Foods, will give the keynote address. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Duquesne Union Ballroom, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh.
For cost options and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Sunday, June 10
Duquesnefest
Prospective students and their parents are invited to visit campus and learn more about majors and career offerings. Attendees will meet representatives from admissions, financial aid and other student services offices.
8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Palumbo Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/duquesnefest.

Tuesday, June 12
Graduate Business Information Session
Join the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business for a graduate business information session to learn more about program offerings and Duquesne University.
5:30 to 7 p.m., Room 713 Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/business/grad, email jewettj@duq.edu or call 412.396.6244.

Wednesday, June 13
Transitioning: Steps to Changing Your Name, Birth Certificate, Social Security and the Law
Presented by Kevin Wiggins, Esq., this course is approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board for one hour of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit.
2 to 3 p.m., Allegheny County Law Library (ACLL), City-County Building, Ninth Floor, 414 Grant St.
Cost: $25 for ACLL members, $35 for non-members.
To register, email Lori Hagen at hagenl@duq.edu.

Thursday, June 14
First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Beaver)
Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
10 a.m. to noon, Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, 798 Turnpike St., Beaver.
Cost: $25.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Monday, June 18, through Friday, June 22
Summer Creative Writing Camp for High School Students
This one-week intensive creative writing camp offers high school writers the opportunity to hone their understanding of the crafts of fiction and/or poetry. Classes are limited to 12 writers each. Established authors-who are also seasoned teachers-guide the writers through exercises, discussions and workshops, and provide personal feedback on individual work. At the end of the week, the writers will work together to produce a small journal of the week's work and participate in a public reading for friends and family.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $475 for new students, $425 for returning students.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/liberal-arts/summer-creative-writing-camp or email writingcamp@duq.edu.

Tuesday, June 19
First Steps: Business Startup Essentials (Pittsburgh)
Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Room 505 Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $25.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Thursday, June 21
First Steps: Business Startup Essentials (Lawrence)
Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
10 a.m. to noon, Ellwood City Area Chamber of Commerce, 806 Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City.
Cost: $25.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Friday, June 25, through Tuesday, June 29
Summer Jazz Experience
The City Music Center of Duquesne University is hosting a summer jazz camp for students entering grades 7-12 or who are currently enrolled at a college or university. Students must bring their own instrument.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $425 on or before June 1, $500 after June 1.
For more information, including a full schedule, and to register, visit http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/music/city-music-center/cmc-summer-music/summer-jazz-experience.

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