commuters

Commuting presents students with unique challenges, advantages

Commuting presents students with unique challenges, advantages

12/06/2018 By Gabriella DiPietro | News Editor As students progress through their academic programs at Duquesne University, many eventually choose to move off campus to apartments and houses in the city and nearby South Side neighborhoods. By doing so and commuting to campus, many students gain more freedom by living on their own, maybe for […]

Biking commuters brace for harsh weather arrival

Biking commuters brace for harsh weather arrival

Kaye Burnet | Staff Writer With Halloween behind us and the possibility of freezing rain and snow ahead, one group on campus is affected more than most by the forthcoming precipitation: cycling commuters. According to the Office of Commuter Affairs, commuters make up the majority of Duquesne’s student body. While most commuters drive to campus, […]

More students choosing to commute to school

More students choosing to commute to school

By: Leah Devorak | Layout Editor I commute. Do you? Chances are, you do. After all, according to Duquesne’s Office of Commuter Affairs, commuters still make up the campus’ largest population of students. And the trend doesn’t stop here. All across the nation, more and more students are choosing to live at home or off […]

Seitz Street is solely a one-way, officials confirm

Seitz Street is solely a one-way, officials confirm

By Raymond Arke and Carolyn Conte | The Duquesne Duke Drivers on campus, beware of one-ways. Duquesne’s Office of Parking and Traffic Management has clarified that Seitz Street by the Genesius theater is only for one-way use, according to Interim Parking Manager Jason Conlogue. Seitz Street borders the soccer field and St. Anne’s before it […]

Commuters protest late night parking fines

Commuters protest late night parking fines

By Casey Chafin | The Duquesne Duke After receiving hundreds of dollars in fines for parking on campus between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m., Duquesne commuter students are awaiting a response from the Office of Parking and Traffic Management about whether or not they will receive the same parking permissions as resident students. This semester, […]