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Students make music for scholarship

Students make music for scholarship

Gabriella DiPietro | Staff Writer 03/15/18 Duquesne University musicians graced the audience with their talents Tuesday night, though this time, there were added pressures to the usual pre-performance jitters. Seven students competed for a $5,000 scholarship award at the annual undergraduate music scholarship competition, which took place on March 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the […]

Strong Women, Strong Girls club gets second in nat’l contest

Strong Women, Strong Girls club gets second in nat’l contest

Michael Marafino | Staff Writer 10/19/17 Former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, once said, “There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” A club at Duquesne is following her words by helping girls in need. Duquesne University’s branch of Strong Women, Strong Girls received a $13,500 grant for winning […]

Duquesne student wins singing contest

Duquesne student wins singing contest

Josiah Martin | Staff Writer A Duquesne music education major recently won a city-wide university singing competition. On March 26, Duquesne senior Michael Warren won in the final round of Campus Superstar, with a first-place prize of $5,000. He is the first Duquesne student to win the competition. The annual event is presented by the […]

Students gather at DU for competition

By Jill Power | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne hosted over 800 students from 75 schools across both Allegheny and Westmoreland counties this weekend for the 80th annual Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science Regional Competition. Saturday’s event was the first in Region 7’s history that was held at a University. Allegheny and Westmoreland counties constitute Region […]