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Duquesne Surpasses Goal in Campus United Way Campaign

Duquesne University exceeded its $85,000 United Way of Allegheny County campaign goal by raising $104,929.

"The United Way is the one agency that addresses the entire range of human service needs in our hometown," said Dr. Evan Stoddard, associate dean of the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, who chaired this year's campaign. "My personal thanks go to all those special members of the Duquesne family who helped to build a better community for all through their contributions to the United Way this year."

Overall, 516 employees-or 33 percent-participated in the campus United Way campaign.

Funds raised through the campaign will be used to address critical needs in local communities.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.