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November Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Sunday, Nov. 2  

Symphony Orchestra performance featuring director Jeffrey Turner and pianist David Allen Wehr.

7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

  

Monday, Nov. 3

Adult Student Information Webinar: Undergraduate Programs

Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's undergraduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

12 to 12:30 p.m., EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership to register and for more information.

 

Pa. Voter ID Law

This lecture will be presented by Tracey McCants Lewis, assistant clinical professor of law at Duquesne University. Sponsored by the American Constitution Society, the Federalists Society and the Older & Wiser Law Students Society at Duquesne University.

Noon, Room 203, School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.6300 for more information.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 4

Successful Leadership-What Does It Take? A Candid Conversation with Leaders Around the Region

A part of the Leadership Breakfast Series, this event will feature a panel of experienced leaders who will engage in an enlightening and insightful dialogue about leadership and the critical components that all leaders need to possess.

7:30 a.m., breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m. session, Power Center Ballroom West, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.

Cost: $45, which includes parking, continental breakfast and handout materials.

For more information and registration, visit www.duq.edu/leadershipseries or call 412.396.4434.

 

The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Butler County)

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, Butler Community Development Corporation, 111 Woody Dr., Butler.

Call 724.283.1961 to register and for more information.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 5

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, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 108, 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.

  

Saturday, Nov. 8

Companion Animals and the Law

As part of the Dean John J. Sciullo Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Saturday Series, this CLE will address the legal issues surrounding companion animals, specifically current Pennsylvania laws and additional legal protections proposed to protect dogs and cats in the state. Duquesne Assistant Law Professor Tracey McCants Lewis will moderate a panel featuring Ann L. Schiavone, assistant law professor at Duquesne; Matthew D. Monsour, associate from McGuire Woods and a private rescue advocate; Pa. State Representative Dom Costa, author of Rocco's Law and member of the National Council on Animal Protection; and Dr. Faith Bjalobok, founder of the Fluffyjean Fund and fellow at the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. Presented by the Duquesne University School of Law and its Animal Law Society.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Room 303, School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: $90.

For more information, visit www.duq.edu/law/companionanimals, call 412.396.6300 or email cle@duq.edu.

  

Sunday, Nov. 9

Music on the Mount: Beautiful Voices

This series of free music concerts at Mt. Washington's Saint Mary of the Mount parish provides Duquesne University music students with a community outreach opportunity and a music performance for the community to enjoy. This performance will feature the School of Music's Opera Workshop with director Guenko Guechev.

3 p.m., St. Mary of the Mount Parish, Mt. Washington, 403 Grandview Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

  

Monday, Nov. 10

PANCAN Benefit: Celebrating The Great American Songbook, Part II

This 4th annual fundraiser concert to benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN) will feature Mike Tomaro and the Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra.

7:30 p.m., Power Center Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.

Cost: $15 for adults 18 and over, $10 senior citizens and college students with a valid school ID.

 For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 11

Percussion Ensemble performance featuring director Eliseo Rael.

7:30 p.m., Dr. Thomas D. Pappert Center for Performance and Innovation, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

  

Wednesday, Nov. 12

Adult Student Information Webinar: Graduate Programs

Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's graduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

12 to 12:30 p.m., EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership to register and for more information.

 

Thursday, Nov. 13

9th Annual PA Business Technology Conference

The PA Business Technology Conference is designed to equip companies with the information they need to make smart technology decisions that will enhance their profitability, productivity and market adaptability. This year's event includes breakfast, lunch, a tradeshow and workshops on e-commerce; social media; e-mail; marketing with technology; software; and search optimization. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

8:30 a.m., registration and breakfast, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., conference, 4th Floor Ballroom, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: $119.

Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

 

Friday, Nov. 14

QuickBooks Reports

This workshop is designed for individuals who are familiar with QuickBooks and would like to expand their knowledge in generating and customizing financial reports, forms/templates and QuickBooks letters. Among the topics covered are creating Quick reports; creating and customizing preset reports; saving report settings; and generating a budget in QuickBooks. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center with workshop partner Dennis Piper & Associates.

9 a.m. to noon, Room 108, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $49.

Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

  

Opera Workshop: Ensembles Night

Featuring director Guenko Guechev.

7:30 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.

 For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

 

Sunday, Nov. 16

Wind Symphony and Symphony Band performance featuring conductor Dr. Robert C. Cameron.

7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

 

Monday, Nov. 17  

Jazz Guitar Ensemble featuring directors Mark Koch and Kenneth Karsh.

7:30 p.m., Dr. Thomas D. Pappert Center for Performance and Innovation, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

  

Tuesday, Nov. 18

Adult Student Information Webinar: Graduate Programs

Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's graduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

5 to 5:30 p.m. EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership to register and for more information.

  

Wednesday, Nov. 19

Adult Student Information Webinar: Undergraduate Programs

Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's undergraduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

5 to 5:30 p.m. EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership to register and for more information.

  

School of Law Admissions Information Session

Attendees will learn about the admissions process, financial aid and student life; take a tour of the law school; and meet current law students and admissions staff. Hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

 

Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition Concert featuring director Jeffrey Turner.

7:30 p.m., Power Center Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.

For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.

  

Thursday, Nov. 20

The Duquesne University Center for Healthcare Ethics' David F. Kelly Bioethics Lecture series will present Ethical Challenges in Confronting Disasters: Some Lessons Learned with keynote speaker Dr. Ruth Macklin, the Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Faculty Scholar in Biomedical Ethics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, N.Y.

2:30 p.m., Africa Room, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.4504 or visit www.duq.edu/chce for more information.

  

Friday, Nov. 21

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, 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, Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation, 100 East Reynolds St., New Castle.

Cost: Free.

Call 724.658.1488 to register and for more information.

  

Wednesday, Nov. 26

Personal Effectiveness Webinar Series: Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Participants in this webinar will be provided with a general overview of the finance function to help gain the accounting savvy needed to plan budgets, justify requests and make better management decisions.

Noon to 1 p.m. EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/webinars for more information and registration.

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