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Nearly 3,000 Will Gather for Duquesne's Opening Mass of New Academic Year

The Mass is the Largest Mass of its Kind Held Annually in Pittsburgh

Nearly 3,000 students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Duquesne University are expected to attend this year’s annual Mass of the Holy Spirit, which will mark the kick-off of Duquesne’s 2008-2009 academic year.

The Mass will be webcast live and available for viewing afterwards.

When: Sunday, Aug. 24, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:The A.J. Palumbo Center, Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh

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.