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Alumni authors to celebrate updated book at Nov. 19 MBB game

Alumni authors to celebrate updated book at Nov. 19 MBB game

Adam Lindner | Sports Editor 11/18/2017 At the A.J. Palumbo Center on Sunday, Nov. 19 at 5:30 p.m., Duquesne’s men’s basketball team (2-0) will take on area rival Robert Morris (0-3). Over the past seven games between the Dukes and the Colonials, Duquesne is 1-6 — something that new head coach Keith Dambrot surely can’t wait […]

Duquesne alumni and Steelers owner Dan Rooney remembered

Duquesne alumni and Steelers owner Dan Rooney remembered

Raymond Arke | Asst. News Editor Former President Obama, several NFL owners and Steelers past and present attended the funeral for Duquesne alumni and former Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney, April 18 at Saint Paul’s Cathedral in Oakland. Rooney, who was also a former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and Duquesne graduate of 1955, died April […]

Duquesne JMA to launch new Sports Information and Media major

Duquesne JMA to launch new Sports Information and Media major

Liza Zulick | Staff Writer Duquesne’s Journalism and Multimedia Arts (JMA) department is launching a new Sports Information and Media major, minor and certificate for the Fall 2017 semester. Available to current and future students, the new major uses all of the same university cores as JMA and adds new, required sports media classes. JMA […]

Book recaps Duquesne MBB ‘55 championship season

Book recaps Duquesne MBB ‘55 championship season

By Liza Zulick | Staff Writer David Finoli, a Duquesne alumni, wanted to share the story of Duquesne’s national championship basketball season in 1955. On July 9, 2016, Finoli published “Kings on the Bluff: Duquesne University’s 1955 National Championship Season.” In 1955, Sihugo Green, Dick Ricketts, Dave Ricketts, Mickey Winograd, Lou Severine, Jim Fallon, Lou […]