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Macy’s to introduce clothing line for Muslim women

Macy’s to introduce clothing line for Muslim women

By Shivani Gosai | Opinions Editor 2/15/17 Macy’s is the first major U.S. clothing retail store to sell hijab and modest clothing for Muslim women. The store has partnered with Verona Collection, an Islamic boutique that specializes in clothing that is both conservative as well as fashionable. The collection is founded by Lisa Vogl, who […]

Duquesne advises int’l students affected by Trump’s immigration ban

Duquesne advises int’l students affected by Trump’s immigration ban

Brandon Addeo | News Editor Duquesne’s Office of International Programs sent out an email on Jan. 30 to international students affected by President Trump’s recently enacted Executive Order on Immigration, which bars entry of foreign nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries into the United States over the next 90 days. “Over the weekend, many people from around the world traveling […]

Dougherty calls for compassion

Dougherty calls for compassion

By Duke Staff Lost in the stress of finals week was a sensible, encouraging email from Duquesne President Charles Dougherty calling on the university community to stand beside its Muslim students and faculty. Dougherty’s email, sent Tuesday, addressed the growing disrespect and bigotry toward U.S. Muslims in the wake of the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks […]

Professors aid Turkish immigrants through grant

Professors aid Turkish immigrants through grant

By Casey Chafin | The Duquesne Duke While hundreds of thousands of refugees flee the Middle East into Europe under dangerous conditions, a group of Duquesne professors is working to help a community of Turkish refugee families already living in Pittsburgh. The instructors are teaming up with the Turkish Cultural Center of Pittsburgh to provide […]