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Stand-up for Homeless Children on Duquesne Campus

As part of Homeless Children's Awareness Week, Oct. 19-16, the Duquesne University campus community will participate in an art installation to call attention to the suffering of 1.22 million homeless children in America.

Working with the Homeless Children's Education Fund, Duquesne students, faculty and staff will stand in silence as they hold drawings of children's faces in front of their own to raise awareness of children unable to stand up for themselves.

When: 5:30 to 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21

Where: Duquesne University's Academic Walk

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