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September Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Tuesday, Sept. 5
School of Law Admissions Information Session
Prospective students are invited to this session to learn about the admissions process, financial aid, studying tips and living in Pittsburgh. The session includes a tour of the school and the opportunity to meet current law students and admissions staff. Hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law.
5:30 to 7 p.m., School of Law Room 208, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, call 412.396.6296, email lawadmissions@duq.edu or visit www.law.duq.edu.

Friday, Sept. 8
Maxamba Screening
Directed by Suzanne Barnard and Sofia Borges, this documentary film focuses on the daily life of an Indian-Portuguese couple in Lisbon, Portugal, in the 1970s, as a progressive demolition of the Quinta da Vitoria neighborhood foreshadows the impending loss of their home, livelihood and community. Reception to follow. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
7-9 p.m., Power Center Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.
For more information, visit http://duq.edu/events/maxamba-screening.

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

Friday, Sept. 15
The Psychology of Policing: How Flawed Reforms are Prolonging a Crisis
This Forensic Fridays seminar makes effort to gain a better understanding of the lingering effects of political influence and fear of liability on policy conduct. A panel of speakers will address important questions about accountability, organizational management and police psychology. This program is approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board for two hours of substantive CLE credit and one ethics CLE credit hour. The program is also being offered online via live video streaming. Sponsored by the Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law.
1-4:30 p.m., Power Center Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.
For more information, including cost, visit www.duq.edu/forensics, email wechtinstitute@duq.edu or call 412.396.1330.

Sunday, Sept. 17
Fall Open House
High school students and their parents are invited to Fall Open House on campus to learn more about majors and career offerings; chat with current students; meet representatives from admissions, financial aid and other student services; and explore campus. Registration closes Friday, Sept. 15.
8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit http://duq.edu/events/fall-open-house.

Thursday, Sept. 21
Paralegal Institute Open House
Paralegal prospective students are invited to visit the Paralegal Institute open house to hear about coursework and training, meet administrators and faculty, and tour classrooms and Duquesne's campus. Lunch will be provided.
Noon to 1 p.m., Libermann Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit http://law.duq.edu/academics/paralegal-institute email paralegal@duq.edu or call 412.396.1643.

Saturday, Sept. 23
16th Annual Katie Westbrook 5K and Dog Walk
This annual race and dog walk is held in honor of Katie Westbrook, whose dream at age 13 was to become a lawyer. Westbrook, who suffered from a rare bone cancer, passed away at 15, just hours before she was to receive an honorary degree from the School of Law. Proceeds from the race benefit the Student Bar Association Centennial Endowed Scholarship Fund. Hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law.
9 a.m. to noon, Mellon Hall Patio, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Cost: $10 for students, $15 for faculty, staff and alumni.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/law/5K or call 412.396.6186.

Wednesday, Sept. 27 and Thursday, Sept. 28
Integrity of Creation Conference-The Global Water Crisis
The third annual conference in this scholarly series on the Integrity of Creation will focus on the Global Water Crisis. The conference presentations will address a variety of interdisciplinary perspectives including science, law and policy, ethics and religion.
7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Power Center Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.duq.edu/research/integrity-of-creation or call 412.396.4504.

Thursday, Sept. 28
Graduate Business Lunch Information Sessions
Join the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business for a Graduate Business Lunch Information Session to learn more about program offerings and Duquesne University. A light lunch will be provided.
Noon to 1 p.m., Rockwell Hall Room 713, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions/graduate-admission-events, email jewettj@duq.edu or call 412.396.6244.

Thursday, Sept. 28
Documentary Screening-'East of Liberty'
A screening of Chris Ivey's documentary East of Liberty, which addresses race, class and gentrification in Pittsburgh will be held on Duquesne's campus. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
5-8 p.m., Location to be announced.

Thursday, Sept. 28-Sunday, Oct. 15
Orphie and the Book of Heroes
Join the Duquesne Red Masquers for their first show of the season, a family-friendly musical titled Orphie and the Book of Heroes, which tells the story of Orphie, a young girl in Ancient Greece who sets out to save storyteller Homer and his Book of Heroes. Music by Michael Kooman, book and lyrics by Duquesne alumnus Christopher Dimond.
Thursday through Saturday Shows 8 p.m., Sunday shows 2 p.m., Genesius Theater, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.duqredmasquers.com/.

Friday, Sept. 29
The Conversation of Gregory Zilboorg: Faith Hope and Charity
Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
Faith and Hope 2 p.m., Hope and Charity 4 p.m., Phenomenology Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

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