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Fall 2012

From the Desk of Dean Seybert

As the fall 2012 semester unfolds in the Bayer School, I want to take this opportunity to convey our appreciation for the enthusiasm with which our new electronic version of Spectrum has been received. Continue reading »

Bayer School Presents Awards at Intel Science & Engineering Fair

During the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) held in May 2012 in Pittsburgh, two female students from Austin, Tex., and Portland, Ore., were chosen to receive the first Duquesne University Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences Special Awards. Read more »

ACS Fellow Evanseck Makes a Chemistry Department Trio

Dr. Jeff Evanseck, professor and Fr. Joseph Lauritis Chair of Teaching and Technology, was named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in recognition of his "outstanding achievements in and contributions to Science, the Profession and Society." Read more »

Diversity Highlighted at Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Bayer School's 15th annual Undergraduate Research Program (URP) culminated at the end of July with a symposium featuring a lecture from Dr. S. James Gates Jr., a national figure in theoretical physics, the John S. Toll Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland and director of its Center for String and Particle Theory. Read more »

CERE Kicks Off 20th Anniversary With Fall Events

The Bayer School's Center for Environmental Research and Education (CERE) is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Duquesne's environmental science program by launching a series of speakers and other special events. Read more »

Biology Department Welcomes New Professor, Dr. Benedict Kolber

The Department of Biological Sciences welcomed Dr. Benedict Kolber as an assistant professor beginning Dec. 1, 2011. Read more »

Saying Goodbye: Dr. Mary Alleman, a Meticulous Teacher-Scholar

Duquesne University lost an excellent teacher, researcher, colleague and friend when Dr. Mary Alleman, associate professor of biological sciences, lost her battle with cancer and passed away on June 11, 2012. Read more »