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New forensic science lab opens in Duquesne’s Fisher Hall

New forensic science lab opens in Duquesne’s Fisher Hall

Luke Schrum | Staff Writer 09/27/2018 A classroom in the Fisher Hall annex has a new look this school year – the former traditional classroom space is now home to a state-of-the-art, 24-seat forensic science teaching and lab space being used by the Masters of Science Program in Forensic Science and Law. The program was […]

DU to spend $20 million on variety of campus projects

DU to spend $20 million on variety of campus projects

Raymond Arke | News Editor 03/01/18 Over the next couple of years, many buildings on campus will be receiving both external and internal upgrades. At a Feb. 20 Allegheny County Council meeting, a resolution was passed which allowed Duquesne to finance $20 million through the Allegheny County Higher Education Building Authority. The resolution noted that […]

“No danger to campus” report police after Fisher Hall incident

“No danger to campus” report police after Fisher Hall incident

Raymond Arke | News Editor On August 23, Duquesne police detained a student who told a professor he had a gun, Public Affairs reported. Around 2 p.m., the professor approached a student who was wearing a “green Army-style jacket,” according to a statement obtained by the The Duke. The statement said that the student’s hand […]

UPDATED: Suspect of May 24 theft from Fisher Hall caught

UPDATED: Suspect of May 24 theft from Fisher Hall caught

Raymond Arke | News Editor 06/27/17: The suspect from the May 24 theft in Fisher Hall was apprehended on June 26, according to a Duquesne Public Safety alert. The suspect, James D. Carrington of Swissvale, PA, was caught on Monday attempting to steal from an unoccupied office in Rockwell Hall.  A student aide noticed Carrington […]

Freaking Fisher: The truth behind the confusion

Freaking Fisher: The truth behind the confusion

By: Seth Culp-Ressler | Features Editor Here’s a little secret for those not intimately familiar with Duquesne’s little hilltop campus: we have our very own labyrinth. Not at all unlike those seen in Harry Potter or out in some farmer’s cornfield, our maze is tricky to crack: but the solution bears great prizes. Of course, […]

New research lab coming in Fisher Hall

New research lab coming in Fisher Hall

By Kaye Burnet | The Duquesne Duke A newly-hired physics professor is working with students to construct a research lab that will give students access to hands-on experience in experimental atomic physics. Assistant professor of physics Theodore Corcovilos, who was hired in fall 2013, will oversee the construction of a research lab in Fisher Hall. […]