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May Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Friday, May 1

Sexual Assault on Campus: Investigation, Prosecution, Title IX and the Role of Forensic Nursing

The Spring Forensic Fridays series concludes with this session, which will feature experts from law enforcement, emergency medicine, student life in higher education and more. Hosted by the Duquesne's Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law, the School of Nursing, the Department of Public Safety and the University's Title IX coordinator.

1 to 4:30 p.m., Africa Room, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

For more information, including costs, registration and continuing education details, call 412.396.1330 or email wechtinstitute@duq.edu.


Saturday, May 2

Paralegal Institute Open House

Prospective students interested in earning an American Bar Association-approved paralegal certificate will learn about Duquesne University's certification and concentration options; coursework and hands-on training; meet administrators and faculty; and tour the Paralegal Institute and campus.

9 to 11:30 a.m., Libermann Hall, 600 Fifth Ave., Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

For more information, call 412.396.1643 or paralegal@duq.edu


Wednesday, May 6

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's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

2 to 2:30 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.


Tuesday, May 12

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 County Development Corporation, 112 Hollywood Drive, Suite 102, Butler.

Cost: Free.

Call 724.283.1961 for more information and to register.

 
Friday, May 15

17th Annual Entrepreneur's Growth Conference (EGC)

More than 400 business owners and managers are expected at the EGC, which is a networking and informational event for Western Pa. small businesses. Activities include 12 workshops, a business-building tradeshow and keynote addresses featuring Rob Daley, chief executive officer of 4moms, and Bill Sarris, president of Sarris Candies. Sponsored by Duquesne University's Small Business Development Center.

8:30 a.m., registration, 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., conference, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

For more information, including cost, call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/growth.


Saturday, May 16

How Prohibition Explains Modern Criminal Procedure

Presented by Associate Law Professor Wes Oliver, this Continuing Legal Education (CLE) session will provide an overview of the current state of many aspects of investigatory criminal procedure and explain how they are often a function of Prohibition's lingering shadow. Hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law.

9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Room 203, School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. 


Cost: $90.

For more information, email cle@duq.edu or call 412.396.6300.


Wednesday, May 20

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. Topics include creating quick reports, creating and customizing preset reports, saving report settings and customizing templates, among others. Presented by workshop partner Dennis Piper & Associates. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

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.


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 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.


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.

2 to 2:30 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.


Friday, May 22

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 Street, New Castle.

Cost: Free

For more information, call 724.658.1488.

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