Bishop Zubik, Duquesne Spiritans Con-celebrate Mass of the Holy Spirit
The Most Rev. David A. Zubik, D.D., bishop of Pittsburgh, will con-celebrate the annual Mass of the Holy Spirit with the Very Rev. John Fogarty, C.S.Sp., superior general for the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, and fellow Spiritans from the Duquesne University campus community.
Nearly 2,000 students, faculty, staff and friends are expected to attend the Mass of the Holy Spirit, which serves as the traditional kick-off of the academic year at Duquesne University. When: Sunday, Aug. 24, at 11 a.m. Where: The A.J. Palumbo Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Information: Media are asked to call Rose Ravasio at 412.818.0234 to arrange free parking.
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 nine 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.