Student Honor Society Event to Benefit Women’s Shelter, Increase Awareness

The Duquesne University chapter of national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) is sponsoring a fall festival to benefit the Women's Center and Shelter of Pittsburgh and promote awareness of domestic violence.

The Fall Festival for Change will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 1 to 4 p.m. on Duquesne's Academic Walk. For a $5 donation, attendees can enjoy carnival games, live music, prize giveaways and food, and browse informational booths to help increase domestic violence awareness.

Various organizations across campus are participating in this fundraiser, donating raffle baskets and sponsoring games. All proceeds will be donated to the Women's Center and Shelter of Pittsburgh.

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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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