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Dangerous flu sweeps country, campus

Dangerous flu sweeps country, campus

Alex Wolfe | Staff Writer 02/01/18 In 2018, you would think the human race could have conquered one of the most common diseases in the history of our planet. Yet, Time Magazine reported that since researchers began to track this year’s flu season, 74 people under the age of 65 have died as a result […]

Healthy habits: Staying well without mom’s magic

Healthy habits: Staying well without mom’s magic

By Seth Culp-Ressler | Features Editor Welcome to the Continuing Misadventures of a Displaced Duquesne Student, a series in which Features Editor Seth Culp-Ressler grapples with his newfound life off campus. For the veterans of apartment life, feel free to laugh at his incompetence. For non-veterans, perhaps the mistakes he chronicles are valuable lessons. Chapter […]

Students fall ill with hand, foot and mouth disease

Students fall ill with hand, foot and mouth disease

Carolyn Conte | Staff Writer A disease typically associated with infants has begun to make its way onto college campuses, including Duquesne’s. Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) has infected a few students at Duquesne recently, and with the news of an outbreak at Florida State University, there has been an increased worry about the […]

2015 Guide to Duquesne: Everything you need to know

2015 Guide to Duquesne: Everything you need to know

By Julian Routh | Editor-in-Chief Where do I go if… …I’m hungry? Sean Hogan Dining Center: On the second floor of Towers Living Leaning Center is Duquesne’s main cafeteria, which has everything your stomach desires in unlimited quantity. This buffet-style eatery has a grill area with burgers, hot dogs and fries, as well as a […]