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Upcoming push-up contest to benefit “Run for Ryan”

Upcoming push-up contest to benefit “Run for Ryan”

Liza Zulick | Staff Writer In preparation for the annual “Run for Ryan” on April 22, a push up contest will be held Feb. 21 to help raise money for the run. The contest, open to the campus community, will be held at 7 a.m. in the Power Center Yoga Room. The cost per a […]

A dip into The Duke archives: Oct. 13, 1938

A dip into The Duke archives: Oct. 13, 1938

By Nina Saluga | Staff Writer Since 1925, The Duquesne Duke has been serving the Duquesne community by reporting on the issues that matter. Thanks to the Gumberg Library Digital Collections, our 90-plus year history is always just a few clicks away. With that in mind, here is the second of many dips back into […]

ROTC cadets train to stop sexual assault

ROTC cadets train to stop sexual assault

Brandon Addeo | News Editor According to statistics from the Department of Defense, 6,083 soldiers reported being a victim of sexual assault in 2015. Local ROTC students learned how to prevent sexual assaults this past Saturday — skills which can also translate to campus life. On Saturday, Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) cadets of the […]

ROTC cadets reflect on summer success

ROTC cadets reflect on summer success

By Carolyn Conte | The Duquesne Duke Hiking mountain with Thai soldiers and rappelling from Blackhawk helicopters is not on most Duquesne students’ resumes. However, when Andrew Zumpino and Jesse Martin graduate from the university, they will both be able to list these feats as accomplishments. Zumpino and Martin are members of Duquesne’s Reserve Officers’ […]

DU among most military friendly

DU among most military friendly

By Adam Kelly | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne has been named to a 2014 list of the most military-friendly schools in the country by Victory Media. The Pittsburgh-based Victory Media Inc. compiles the top 20 percent of schools in the nation that provide the best experience to military students. The outlet administered a survey to […]