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    News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.

    Nov. 11
    Hundreds Celebrate Veterans at Duquesne University Breakfast
    KDKA-TV included this feature story on the 15th annual Veterans Day Breakfast hosted by the University.

    Western Pennsylvania Veterans Recount Their Days of Service on Special Day
    The Tribune-Review included this article on the 15th annual Veterans Day Breakfast that Duquesne hosted.

    ‘PCNC-TV NightTalk’
    Associate Marketing Professor Dr. Audrey Guskey discussed consumer protection for debt collection on the PCNC-TV’s NightTalk.

    Nov. 9
    Citizens Group Wants Common Law Grand Jury in Westmoreland County
    The Tribune-Review interviewed Wes Oliver, associate law professor, for this article about a citizens group that has filed court documents to convene a common law grand jury in Westmoreland County.

    Nov. 8
    As it Expands, Primanti’s Sandwich Shop Chain Conscious of Hometown Roots
    Dr. Audrey Guskey, associate professor of marketing, was quoted in this Tribune-Review article about the impact of the new ownership of the Primanti’s restaurant chain.

    Nov. 7
    Suspect in Killing of Armored-car Partner Switches to Non-jury Trial
    Associate Law Professor Wes Oliver was interviewed by the Tribune-Review for this article about the homicide trial of a local man accused of killing his fellow armored-car guard before fleeing to Florida with $2.3 million.

    Nov. 5
    The Debunker Among the Buffs
    The Wecht Institute’s international symposium on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the President John F. Kennedy was included as part of this Time magazine feature article.

    Nov. 4
    Parents, Teachers, Administrators Address Achievement Gap in Pittsburgh
    School of Education Dean Dr. Olga Welch was quoted in this WESA-FM story about a public forum hosted by the radio station to address Pennsylvania’s “achievement gap” being larger than the national average.

    Nov. 3
    McQueary’s Credibility Expected to Shape Trial Involving PSU Administrators
    Associate Law Professor Wes Oliver was interviewed by the Tribune-Review for this article about the role of key witness Mike McQueary in the upcoming trial of three former Penn State administrators charged for allegedly concealing concerns about Jerry Sandusky.

    Nov. 1
    ‘PCNC-TV Pittsburgh Now’
    Associate Marketing Professor Dr. Audrey Guskey was a guest on PCNC-TV’s show Pittsburgh Now, where she discussed how retailers are starting holiday promotions earlier than ever.

    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 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.