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March Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Thursday, March 1
The Art of 'Das Kapital:' Why Contemporary Artists Are Turning to Marx
A Center for Interpretive and Qualitative Research presentation by Dr. Kathy Newman, associate professor of literacy and cultural studies at Carnegie Mellon University. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
4:30 p.m., Room 207 College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Thursday, March 8-Sunday, March 11
Annual Meeting of the Society for French Historical Studies
Co-sponsored by Duquesne University and the University of Pittsburgh. Marriott City Center, Pittsburgh.

Friday, March 9
Human Trafficking in Pennsylvania: A Victim-Centered Legal Update
Sponsored by the Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law, this Forensic Fridays Continuing Legal Education (CLE) session addresses the issue of human trafficking in Pennsylvania. Featuring an interdisciplinary panel, legal professionals and the general public will be provided with a legal update of the business of human trafficking. Co-sponsored by Villanova Law Institute to Address Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, LLP, this session is offered both on site and online.
8 a.m. to noon, Africa Room, Duquesne Student Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, including cost and a list of speakers, and to register, visit www.duq.edu/forensics.

Tuesday, March 13
'Left to Tell' Book Discussion
To preview Immaculee Ilibagiza's visit to Duquesne in April, the Gumberg Library is hosting a book discussion of Ilibagiza's bestseller Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust. Ilibagiza tells her remarkable journey to faith after surviving the Rwandan Genocide by hiding in a 3x4 bathroom with several other women for 91 days. Ilibagiza will visit Duquesne on Tuesday, April 3. Sponsored by the Center for Catholic Faith and Culture and the Gumberg Library.
4 to 5:30 p.m., Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
To RSVP and reserve a free copy of Left to Tell at Gumberg Library, email Maggie Cowburn at cowburnm@duq.edu.  

Graduate Business Information Session
Join the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business for a Graduate Business Information Session to learn more about program offerings and Duquesne University.
5:30 to 7 p.m., Room 713 Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/business/grad, email jewettj@duq.edu or call 412.396.6244.

Paralegal Institute Open House
Paralegal prospective students are invited to attend the Paralegal Institute Open House to learn about coursework and training, meet administrators and faculty, and tour classrooms and Duquesne's campus. Lunch will be provided. Hosted by the School of Law.
Noon to 1 p.m., Libermann Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit www.law.duq.edu/admissions/experience-duquesne-law, email paralegal@duq.edu or call 412.396.1643.

Wednesday, March 14
Shakespeare and the Four Humors Panel Discussion
English department faculty members Dr. Stuart Kurland, Dr. Rebecca May and Dr. Sarah Breckenridge Wright will discuss the humors in ancient and Renaissance worldviews and how Shakespeare made use of them in creating his characters.
4:30 p.m., Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Wednesday, March 14-Thursday, March 15
Thinking Too Much: The Psychopathology of Hyperreflexivity (36th Annual Phenomenology Symposium)
Featuring Dr. Thomas Fuchs from the University of Heidelberg. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
2 p.m., Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Thursday, March 15
Prohibition Era and Policing: A Legacy of Misregulation
This Continuing Legal Education (CLE) session features Associate Law Dean Wesley Oliver and a discussion of his new book, The Prohibition Era and Policing: A Legacy of Misregulation. A reception and book signing will follow the program. This program counts for one hour of substantive CLE credit.
4 to 6 p.m., Room 303, Law School, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, including cost, and to register, visit www.duq.edu/law/prohibitionerapolicing.

Tuesday, March 20
Choosing Wisely: Deciding Where (and Where Not) to Publish Workshop
This hands-on workshop will focus on ways writers can identify potential journals and choose journals that align with his/her goals as a scholar.
1:30 to 3 p.m., Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Fourth Annual Social Justice and Multiculturalism Panel
The annual social justice/multicultural panel will consist of 4 professionals with significant research backgrounds in the field of social justice and multiculturalism.
4 to 6 p.m., Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Thursday, March 22
The Desires of Richard Rolle: Queer Theology and the Disrupting Hermit
A presentation by Dr. Christopher M. Roman, professor of medieval literature at Kent State University. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
4:30 p.m., Room 104 College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Monday, March 26
The Media and Marijuana: Covering Cannabis Culture and Medical Marijuana
Featuring Noelle Phillips of the Denver Post. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
7 p.m., Room 104 College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

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