Duquesne University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Wilson back with former double-play partner MiggyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Detroit Tigers

    ... this weekend. He wears them working out, around the clubhouse, anytime but game time. Never mind that Duquesne University hasn't fielded a baseball team since 2010. Cabrera has a hookup, and he's sitting across the clubhouse. "First thing he asked," ...

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  2. Barnes & Noble corporate spinoff to include three Pittsburgh storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... will include three of the Barnes & Noble College stores now in Pittsburgh at Point Park University, Duquesne University and Carlow University. The company announced the plan in conjunction with a filing with the Security and Exchange Commission ...

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  3. CMU, Duquesne report gifts totaling $21 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... "These gifts help fulfill this fundamental vision." The CMU news follows an announcement last week by Duquesne University that it had received $4.85 million in gifts to establish five new donor-funded endowments. The funds support a scholarship, an ...

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  4. Knaresboro, Donald ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... born on Nov. 13, 1932, in Braddock, PA. He was a U.S. Army veteran. After his service, he graduated from Duquesne University. He enjoyed a 32 year insurance career with John Hancock and Selective Insurance companies. Don was a proud Irishman and ...

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  5. Penn Hills coach feeling like he's been here beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... The two teams meet Saturday at 3 p.m. and Omogrosso enters the title game on a tear. A senior guard and Duquesne University recruit, Omogrosso is averaging 33.3 points in three WPIAL playoff games, scoring at least 32 in every game. She is now the ...

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  6. Boston.com Names Tim Molloy Editor and Kaitlyn Johnston Deputy EditorRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Editor & Publisher

    ... as Digital Editor of Pittsburgh Magazine and earned a Master's Degree in Media Arts and Technology at Duquesne University. Johnston echoes Molloy's enthusiasm: "I am looking forward to joining Boston.com , a thriving platform whose audience makes ...

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  7. Guyaux named Highmark Health chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... as chairman of the board of managers of DQE Holdings LLC and he was named an emeritus member of the Duquesne University board of directors in 2009. Kris Mamula covers health care, insurance and employee benefits for the Pittsburgh Business Times . ...

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  8. Highmark Health Appoints Joseph C. Guyaux Chairman of the Board of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... board of managers of DQE Holdings LLC. He was elected an emeritus member of the board of directors of Duquesne University in October 2009. Holmberg was appointed Highmark Health's president and chief executive officer in May 2014, following seven ...

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  9. Long gone grrrls: Reunited Sleater-Kinney returns to Pittsburgh after 19 years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Since the punk trio from Olympia, Wash., formed in 1994, there has been all of one sighting here, occurring April 18, 1996, at Luciano's, a long-gone venue near Duquesne University that bold promoter Manny Theiner used for a few years for some now-legendary punk/alternative shows. The riot grrrls had just released their second album, "Call the Doctor," the one that put them on the map with the declaration of "I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone."

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  10. Mason leads Duquesne over St. Louis, 79-66Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    Micah Mason scored a team-high 20 points on seven of 10 shooting, continuing a two-week run that has been among the best in the junior's college career, to lead Duquesne University to a 79-66 victory against Saint Louis on Wednesday night at the Palumbo Center. In leading his team to a win, the Highlands product also had five rebounds and six assists, both of which were one short of being team highs.

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  11. Entrepreneur hopes immigration rule change lets her run Pittsburgh company she co-foundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... n the region. In the 2013-2014 academic year, Carnegie Mellon University , the University of Pittsburgh, Duquesne University , and Chatham University together attracted about 10,000 international students.

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  12. Why would Duquesne University claim a religious exemption to fight adjunct unionization?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    In reference to "Hearing Set for Adjunct Unionization at Duquesne" : Is there not an oxymoron in the first paragraph concerning a hearing to determine whether Duquesne University has a religious exemption to prevent adjunct faculty from unionizing? Implied in the term religion is a moral code that governs the conduct of human affairs that would include "moral justice" to ensure the rights of workers to receive fair wages with benefits.

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  13. National Adjunct Walkout begs reflection on state of US facultyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Daily Texan

    ... counsel of the United Steelworkers union broke everything open. Margaret Mary Vojtko taught French at Duquesne University. She worked semester by semester with no health benefits for 25 years. Even though many of her students gave her glowing ...

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  14. Gov. Tom Wolf reviewing Centre County Judge Thomas Kistler's nomination to PA Supreme Court nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... at all. I don't find that humorous," the judge was quoted as saying. Kistler, 57, was nominated with Duquesne University School of Law Dean Ken Gormley to fill Supreme Court seats vacated by the former Chief Justice Ronald Castille and Seamus ...

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  15. Controversial email stirs Pa. Supreme Court once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... "Touching and heart-warming. Merry Christmas to ALL! -- JK" Wolf nominated Kistler, 57, a Republican and Duquesne University Law School Dean Ken Gormley, 59, a Democrat, to fill two open seats on the court, saying both men would "execute their ...

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  16. Symphony Orchestra to Present ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Westminster College

    ... viola lessons, and supervises the weekly string master class. She earned an undergraduate degree from Duquesne University and a master's and doctorate from the Ohio State University. About Westminster College... Founded in 1852 and related to the ...

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  17. Did Supreme Court nominee send insensitive email?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... and heartwarming. Merry Christmas to ALL! JK." Kistler and Ken Gormley, dean and professor at the Duquesne University School of Law, were nominated by Mr. Wolf this month to fill high-court vacancies resulting from the retirements of Chief Justice ...

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  18. Hundreds expected for funeral of Duquesne University chancellor, former presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    Hundreds are expected to fill a church just off the Duquesne University campus this morning for the funeral of John E. Murray Jr., the school's chancellor and former president who died of a heart attack eight days ago. Bishop David Zubik of the Pittsburgh Diocese is among those expected to lead a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian burial for the 82-year-old Murray, a legal scholar and longtime campus educator whose tenure as president saw a revitalization of the 10,000-student Catholic university on The Bluff.

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  19. Brian O'Neill: Nonprofits show their political muscleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... wants, lawmakers need to rewrite this proposed amendment. Nicholas P. Cafardi, dean emeritus at Duquesne University School of Law, testified before a Senate committee that the language of Senate Bill 4 would still leave the courts as the final ...

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  20. Hearing set for adjunct unionization at Duquesne UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The regional office of the National Labor Relations Board will hold a hearing to determine whether Duquesne University has a religious exemption to prevent adjunct faculty from unionizing. The university and the Adjunct Faculty Association of the United Steelworkers, the union that represents Duquesne's adjunct faculty in McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, have been waiting two years for a decision.

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