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July Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Tuesday, July 2
Graduate Business Coffee Chats
Join the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business for an off-site graduate information session to learn more about program offerings and Duquesne University.
5 to 7 p.m., Leonardo's Coffee, 159 N. 4th St., Steubenville, Ohio.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/business/grad, email rouhierc@duq.edu or call 412.396.6244.   

Monday, July 8, through Friday, July 12
Music Technology Summer Intensive Session 1: Industry of Audio and Media
Learn principles of audio engineering, mixing and mastering, electronic music composition and multi-media production. Study with top educators in state-of-the-art recording studios and media labs. This experience will bridge the gap between musical and technological training. Overnight accommodations and meal plans are available. Open to students entering grades 7-12, as well as college students. Sponsored by the City Music Center.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, including cost options, and to register, visit www.duq.edu/music.  

Wednesday, July 10
Quickbooks Advanced
This two-day workshop is designed for QuickBooks PC Users who have experience using the software and would like to learn how to set-up payroll, manage sales tax, 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: $90.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.  

Paralegal Institute Open House
Prospective students are invited to learn more about the School of Law's Paralegal Institute. Light refreshments will be served.
5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Libermann Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.law.duq.edu/paralegal.  

Thursday, July 11
First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Wexford)
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 12:30 p.m., Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber of Commerce, 5000 Brooktree Rd., Wexford.
Cost: $25.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.  

Monday, July 15, through Friday, July 19
Music Technology Summer Intensive Session 2: Merging Sight and Sound
Learn principles of audio engineering, mixing and mastering, electronic music composition and multi-media production. Study with top educators in state-of-the-art recording studios and media labs. This experience will bridge the gap between musical and technological training. Overnight accommodations and meal plans are available. Open to students entering grades 7-12, as well as college students. Sponsored by the City Music Center.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/music.  

Thursday, July 18
Get Behind the Numbers
This hands-on workshop takes a step-by-step approach to explain two important financial statements: profit and loss statement, and balance sheet. A representative from Wilke & Associates, CPAs will offer clear examples for using these statements to make informed decisions, identify potential problems within a business and set realistic financial goals. Participants are asked to bring a calculator and a copy of current financial statements. 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: $25.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.  

Monday, July 22, through Friday, July 26
Steel City Brass Camp
Open to brass musicians entering grades 7-12, as well as college students. Daily activities include guided warmups and exercises, studio classes specific to each instrument, small ensembles and chamber groups, master classes, and guest artists.  Students work toward a final performance at the end of the week and will also have the opportunity to participate in a solo-artist competition with cash prizes and a featured performance slot in the final concert. Overnight accommodation and meal plans are available. Sponsored by the City Music Center.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/music.  

Sunday, July 28
Best of the Bluff, Season One: Blues and Ballads at the Movies
This concert will kick off the Best of the Bluff series with some of our culture's most beloved melodies. Three of Pittsburgh's local jazz favorites collaborate with Bluff Series favorite, pianist Dr. Joe Utterback, for an afternoon of nostalgia and memory. The repertoire will include songs from The Wizard of Oz, Casablanca, Summer of '72 and Black Orpheus, among others. Interim Mary Pappert School of Music Dean David Allen Wehr will visit with Utterback during the pre-concert discussion to talk about the history of music in the movies.
2:30 p.m., pre-concert discussion, 3 to 5 p.m., concert. PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and tickets, visit www.duq.edu/musicevents.  

Monday, July 29, through Friday, Aug. 2
Violin and Viola Boot Camp
This program is open to violinists and violists entering grades 6-12, and college students looking to gain extensive performance and practice experience. Included are group technique classes, masterclasses and supervised practicing.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/music.

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