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The Great Pittsburgh Donut Run: The Duke takes a morning to taste-test the Steel City’s donut offerings

The Great Pittsburgh Donut Run: The Duke takes a morning to taste-test the Steel City’s donut offerings

By: Addison Smith and Seth Culp-Ressler | The Duquesne Duke Much as cupcakes were just a few years ago, donuts seem to be the new culinary fad. Specialty shops are popping up across the country, all with their own takes on the breakfast confection. The greater Pittsburgh area has its own fair share of donut […]

Welcome to the Steel City

Welcome to the Steel City

By: Katie Auwaerter  |  Features Editor If you haven’t been properly welcomed yet, on behalf of The Duquesne Duke, welcome to Pittsburgh! This former industrial hub that you now call home has a lot to offer, with the title Most Exciting Place in Pennsylvania by real estate blog Movoto. But with a whole city at […]

Oh, the places you can go … Explore your city!

With the semester nearly over, graduation rapidly approaching and the weather finally warming up, now’s the perfect time to step outside and take in all that Pittsburgh has to offer. Take an afternoon to check out the city’s staples or get off the beaten path and visit some of Pittsburgh’s hidden gems. Use the map […]