Duquesne to Graduate Nearly 400 Students, Present Honorary Degree to Pens’ Morehouse

Nearly 400 students will receive their degrees at Duquesne University's annual Winter Commencement ceremony this week.

In addition, an honorary Doctor of Business Leadership degree will be presented to Pittsburgh Penguins President and Chief Executive Officer David Morehouse.   Duquesne University President Ken Gormley will confer the degrees.   The Winter Commencement ceremony will be broadcast live via webcast at www.duq.edu/commencement.

Friday, Dec. 15, at 11 a.m. Morehouse is expected to receive his degree and give brief remarks around 11:30 a.m.

The A.J. Palumbo Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Media who would like to attend should contact Rose Ravasio at 412.396.6051 to RSVP and arrange parking.

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Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and horizon-expanding education. A campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, Duquesne prepares students by having them work alongside faculty to discover and reach their goals. The University's academic programs, community service, and commitment to equity and opportunity in the Pittsburgh region have earned national acclaim. 

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