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DU library shares stories of veterans through oral history exhibit

DU library shares stories of veterans through oral history exhibit

Liza Zulick | Staff Writer 11/15/2018 Duquesne’s Gumberg Library kicked off an early Veterans Day celebration in an attempt to share many personal stories through the Veterans’ Oral History Exhibit. The exhibit is on display until Nov. 30. Duquesne veterans who have previously participated in the Duquesne Veterans’ Oral History Project (VOHP) volunteered to share […]

Duquesne hosts state’s biggest veterans breakfast

Duquesne hosts state’s biggest veterans breakfast

Michael Marafino | Staff Writer 11/16/17 Members of Duquesne University expressed gratitude for the service of American veterans by hosting the state’s largest Veterans Day breakfast. Approximately 700 veterans attended the breakfast in the Union Ballroom on the morning of Nov. 11. The event master of ceremonies was Duquesne University’s own Don Accamando, the director […]

Veterans Week returns to Duquesne Nov. 7

Veterans Week returns to Duquesne Nov. 7

Hallie Lauer | Staff Writer For the second year, Duquesne will be honoring service members on campus for Veteran’s Day. Veterans Week is a celebration honoring the approximately 250 to 300 veterans and active duty members of the armed forces who attend Duquesne. The week runs Nov. 7 through Nov. 11 and will be filled […]

Those Who Served: Stories from Duquesne’s past and present student veterans

Those Who Served: Stories from Duquesne’s past and present student veterans

By Seth Culp-Ressler | Features Editor It’s Veterans Week on the Bluff. Building from the midweek Veterans Day, the Duquesne community is coming together for talks, movie screenings and breakfasts, all to honor and thank those men and women who have served our country. Keeping in line with that sentiment, we at The Duke thought […]

Mutual Defense: Duquesne law clinic defends veterans

Mutual Defense: Duquesne law clinic defends veterans

By: Seth Culp-Ressler | Assistant Features Editor While Veterans Day may be in the headlines this week, for those associated with Duquesne Law School’s Veterans Clinic, our servicemen and women are always on the mind. John Rago, Duquesne professor of law and faculty overseer for the Veterans Clinic, explained that the program works in conjunction […]