Phi Kappa Theta hosts upcoming events by liberalartsduq
02.16.10, 3:42 pm
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Lenten Fish Fry

On Friday, February 19, Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity will be sponsoring a Lenten Fish Fry from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the Union Concourse and from 6:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. in the Towers Lobby. For just $5.00, you can get a full meal (fish sandwich, cole slaw and chips) – a drink is an additional $1.00. Proceeds to Benefit the Children’s Miracle Network.

Monte Carlo Night

Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity is sponsoring the First Annual Monte Carlo Night on Saturday, February 20 from 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. in the Union Ballroom. Monte Carlo Night will feature Vegas-style gaming, with food, live entertainment featuring Anna Ciaccio, and great prizes (including autographed memorabilia, jerseys, restaurant gift certificates and admission passes to local attractions). Semi-formal attire is required. Games include: Roulette, Poker, Cash Quiz, Blackjack, Horse Races and more! Admission is $10 and you will receive $10,000 of play money to try your luck. All proceeds will benefit the Children’s Miracle Network. Stop by the Union Course this week to get your ticket early!


Career Service Event: Ready, Set Connect by liberalartsduq
02.15.10, 3:45 pm
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Career Services and the Duquesne Alumni Association invite you to  unmask the power of networking  at our Mardi Gras themed networking night, Ready, Set, Connect!  Free food, good advice, great connections!

Ready, Set, Connect!
A Night to Network
Tuesday, February 16
Union Ballroom

5:30   6 p.m. Power Mingling Workshop
6   7:30 p.m. Networking Reception

Attend Ready, Set, Connect to learn the tips and tricks of networking and make connections with more than 30 alumni representing a variety of career fields. Karen Litzinger from Litzinger Consulting will present her power mingling session from 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. followed by the alumni networking reception.  Seniors, plan to attend a special session just for you at 7 p.m. on  life after college  presented by the Young Alumni Council.

Get an early start to your Fat Tuesday celebration and enjoy Mardi Gras inspired food and a set of beads for each alumnus you meet! Come when you can and stay as long as you d like!

For more information, contact Career Services at 412-396-6644.
Pre-register by logging on to DuqConnection, click on Calendar, click on Ready, Set, Connect to register.

We hope you can join us for this fun and informative evening!

What’s going on at the NiteSpot this week? by liberalartsduq
02.15.10, 3:21 pm
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Here’s what’s going on this week at the Union’s NiteSpot:


February 16   20, 2010

Tuesday night Bingo @ 9:00 P.M.

Wednesday night free wings & table tennis tournament @ 9:00 P.M.


Tango Lessons /followed by tango band  FREE FOOD & BEVERAGES!

FRIDAY D.U. NITE @ 10:00 P.M.

Late night breakfast buffet!

SATURDAY MOVIE  @ 10:00p.m.

the princess and the frog


Ash Wednesday Schedule by liberalartsduq
02.13.10, 7:23 pm
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Here’s the schedule to receive ashes this wednesday around campus:


7:45 a.m. Mass in the Chapel

9:00 a.m. in Fisher Hall (Theology Department)

9:30 a.m. at Gumberg Library

9:30 a.m. at Facilities Management

12 Noon Mass in the Chapel

1:00 p.m. at the Commuter Lounge

1:00 p.m. at St. Ann’s LLC

2:00 p.m. at Assumption LLC

2:00 p.m. at the Union Concourse

2:00 p.m. in the School of Education

2:30 p.m. at the Spiritan Campus Ministry Center

3:30 p.m. at the Palumbo Center

3:30 p.m. at the Power Center

4:30 p.m. Prayer Service in the Chapel

9:00 p.m. Mass in the Chapel

Asian Student Association hosts Lunar New Year Festival – with (really good) free food! by liberalartsduq
02.13.10, 3:49 pm
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Lunar New Year Festival 2010 – Celebrate the coming year of the tiger with ASA!

Date, Time, place:      Monday, February 15, 2010. 5.30   9.30 p.m.

Duquesne Ballroom, 4th Floor, Student Union, Duquesne University


·     Free Asian Food & Drinks,

·        Lion Dance,

·        Judo Demonstration,

·        Free Raffle Prizes,

·        Origami,

·        DDB,

·        Arts & Crafts,

·        Asian Tea Sampling by Duquesne Tea Drinkers United

·        Presentations by Duquesne Anime Club

The food has been really good in the past.  And I never knew there was Duquesne Tea Drinkers United – you can always find something unexpected at Duquesne.