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DU’s three choirs impress at joint performance

DU’s three choirs impress at joint performance

Griffin Sendek | Staff Writer 10/25/18 Saturday, Oct. 20,  the Mary Pappert School of Music presented a student choir performance in the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral. The performance was titled There Was A Time and featured three groups: the Pappert Women’s Chorale, University Singers and Voices of Spirit. There Was A Time was made possible by […]

Spooked in the city with Haunted Downtown tours

Spooked in the city with Haunted Downtown tours

By Hallie Lauer | Staff Writer “And now, if you will follow me, we can cross to the other side… of the street,” said our tour guide Kat as the crew of middle-aged thrill seekers laughed at the first of many death-related puns that would be made throughout the night. Each year from May to […]

Kick the Cold — Rec Room: Winter Games brings summer fun to the chilly months

Kick the Cold — Rec Room: Winter Games brings summer fun to the chilly months

By Seth Culp-Ressler | Features Editor The two remaining contestants circle each other, each doing their best to protect the precious, glowing orb at the top of their PlayStation Move controllers. Matching the pace of the Johann Sebastian Bach sonata playing in the background, one of the players lunges, knocking his opponent’s arm just enough […]

GO:OD Weekend: After release of new album, Mac Miller returns home to reconnect with fans

GO:OD Weekend: After release of new album, Mac Miller returns home to reconnect with fans

By Julian Routh | Editor-in-Chief Just 24 hours after dropping his first major label release, Mac Miller is certain he won’t drop anything else soon. Especially not in a softball game against his own fans on a field just minutes away from his recording studio in Lawrenceville. So when a ball is hit his way, […]

Samson, Spirit Party run table in election

Samson, Spirit Party run table in election

By Jen Cardone | The Duquesne Duke He envisions “Hogwarts seating” with long rows of tables, hopefully closer to power outlets. He foresees it as similar to the law school library. Samson said he would also like to bring back the Greek tables in Towers Dining Hall and in the library during pledge week. Vice […]

Campaign planned to raise school spirit

By Kaye Burnet | For The Duquesne Duke The Student Government Association is teaming up with the athletics department and the Red & Blue Crew in a comprehensive campaign to promote school pride. The SPIRIT campaign will feature a t-shirt exchange, sponsored by the athletics department, in which students can trade in their clothing from […]