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Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree at Duquesne’s Christmas Ball

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree at Duquesne’s Christmas Ball

Hannah Rauh | Staff Writer 12/05/2019 Students at Duquesne have the opportunity to really get into the Christmas spirit this week by attending the 39th annual Christmas Ball this coming Thursday, Dec. 5. The dance will be taking place at the Omni William Penn Hotel, which will provide a wonderful atmosphere to relax and enjoy […]

Dance and Devotion: Blossoming love on the ballet stage

Dance and Devotion: Blossoming love on the ballet stage

By Bridget Seelinger | The Duquesne Duke In a dance as romantic as ballet and in a city as beautiful as Pittsburgh, it is only natural for love to be in the air at Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. As the 2015-2016 season dawns for the dance company, it seems appropriate to take a look at two […]

New club will bring THON to DU

New club will bring THON to DU

By Carolyn Conte | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne’s branch of Four Diamonds is welcoming new members Feb. 5 in Pappert Lecture Hall in Bayer. Four Diamonds is an organization that aims to raise donations for those affected by pediatric cancer at Penn State Hershey Hospital. Duquesne’s mini-THON, which will be held next spring, is a […]

Tamburitzans part ways with Duquesne

Tamburitzans part ways with Duquesne

By Jen Cardone | The Duquesne Duke After a rich 77-year history of being affiliated with the University, the Duquesne Tamburitzans are now on their own. The University announced Friday that the Tamburitzans would become an independent, nonprofit organization due to a 40 percent decrease in applicants. With independent status, the Tammies can audition students […]

PSU dance marathon raises $13 million

PSU dance marathon raises $13 million

By Andy Hornak | The Duquesne Duke Penn State students and alumni gathered in Bryce Jordan Center this past weekend for a 46-hour dance marathon that raised over $13 million for cancer research. THON, a three-day continuous dance marathon, brought together thousands of people to provide emotional and financial support for children suffering from various […]

Group performs for Croatian president

By Claire Murray | The Duquesne Duke The Tamburitzans, Duquesne’s multicultural song and dance company, recently performed for Croatian president Ivo Josipović. The event on Sept. 26 was held in the group’s administration building off of Forbes Avenue. The performance lasted about 20 minutes, but Josipović stayed for over an hour to introduce himself to […]

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

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