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    August Events Hosted by Duquesne University

    Thursday, Aug. 18
    QuickBooks: Reports

    This workshop is designed for individuals who are familiar with QuickBooks® and want to expand their knowledge in generating and customizing financial reports, forms/templates and QuickBook® letters. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
    9 a.m. to noon, Room 602, Rockwall Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: $45.Call 412.396.6233 or visit www.sbdc.duq.edu
    to register and for more information.

    Export Basics
    This course is designed for manufacturers and technology companies seeking to initiate export programs, individuals from exporting companies who require orientation to exporting and service firms looking to improve their understanding of globalization. Topics include shipping and payment, cultural issues, and legal and regulatory aspects of exporting, among others. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
    9 a.m. to noon, Room 505, Rockwall Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: $45.
    Call 412.396.6233 or visit www.sbdc.duq.edu to register and for more information.

    First Step: Business Startup Essentials
    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.
    1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Room 505, Rockwall Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: Free.
    Call 412.396.6233 or visit www.sbdc.duq.edu to register and for more information.

    Sunday, Aug. 28
    Faculty concert featuring pianist David Allen Wehr and violinist Charles Stegeman.
    3 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.
    Call 412.396.6083 for more information.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.