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Endowment fund surpasses $262 million

Endowment fund surpasses $262 million

By Kaye Burnet | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne’s endowment has roughly doubled in value in the last five years, with an increase of more than $26.6 million in the last year alone. At $262 million, Duquesne’s endowment is larger than 70 percent of other colleges and universities across the country, according to Matt Frist, associate […]

Float On, Flem: DU comes together for Fleming

Float On, Flem: DU comes together for Fleming

By Julian Routh | News Editor More than 530 balloons were released above Academic Walk Saturday afternoon in celebration of the life of Ryan Fleming, the Duquesne sophomore business student who died of cardiac arrest on Jan. 26. “Float On, Flem,” an event sponsored by the Red and Blue Crew, brought together a number of […]

Duquesne to open fund for minorities

By Marie Jubert | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne announced the creation of the $1 million Cumberland W. Posey Jr. Endowed Fund this month to provide financial support to minority students during a time of a personal crisis. The fund will be available next academic year, according to vice president of University advancement John Plante. The […]