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February 2019 Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Friday, Feb. 1
Three Dangers: Phenomenological Reflections on the Psychotherapy of Psychosis
This talk offers a hermeneutic-phenomenological perspective on three dangers relevant to the psychotherapy of an underserved and poorly understood population: persons with schizophrenia and related psychotic conditions. Sponsored by the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts and the Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, this event is open to the public.
Cost: Free.
12:30 to 1:45 p.m., Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, contact Pavan Brar and brarp@duq.edu.

Friday, Feb. 8
Special Counsel Investigations and Legal Ethics: CLE
This Continuing Legal Education (CLE) course will feature a roundtable discussion with distinguished ethics and constitutional law scholars, and will count for two hours of Ethics CLE credit.
Cost: $60.
Noon to 2 p.m., Room 203, School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
To register, visit the CLE website.

Monday, Feb. 11
Darwin Day 2019: From Darwin to DNA
Darwin Day is Duquesne's annual international celebration of the life and work of Charles Darwin. The event emphasizes the importance of science education in today's world and the impact that evolutionary biology has on many aspects of life. Dr. Hopi Hoekstra of Harvard University will be the keynote speaker. Darwin Day is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. Co-sponsored by the Dean's Office of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, the National Aviary, and the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania.
7 to 8:30 p.m., Charles J. Dougherty Ballroom, Duquesne University, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Pittsburgh.

United Pittsburgh: How Did We Get Here?
The second in a series of public presentations to explore challenges and solutions to Pittsburgh's social justice issues features Samuel W. Black, director of African American programs for the Senator John Heinz History Center.
For more information visit duq.edu/united-pgh.
Cost: Free.
6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 104, College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Tuesday, Feb. 12
Global Health Showcase: Understanding Global Health
Dr. Chris Gastmans, professor of medical ethics at the University of Leuven in Belgium will present Dignity-Enhancing Care for Persons with Dementia: A Foundational and Clinical Ethical Framework. A reception and panel presentation will follow. Sponsored by the Center for African Studies, Center for Healthcare Ethics, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy, McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, Rangos School of Health Sciences, and Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences.
Cost: Free.
Noon to 4 p.m., Africa Room, Duquesne Student Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

School of Law Admissions Information Session
Prospective students are invited to learn about the admissions process, financial aid, studying tips and living in Pittsburgh. The session includes a tour of the school and the opportunity to meet current law students and admissions staff. Hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law.
5:30 to 7 p.m., Courtroom 208, School of Law, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, call 412.396.6296, email lawadmissions@duq.edu or visit www.law.duq.edu.

Wednesday, Feb. 13
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 http://law.duq.edu/academics/paralegal-institute, email paralegal@duq.edu or call 412.396.1643.

Thursday, Feb. 14
Tax Reform for Attorneys Who Don't Practice Tax Law
This Continuing Legal Education (CLE) course will provide information and answer questions about tax laws and reforms for attorneys who do not practice tax law. This course is approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for two and one-half hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit, and one-half hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
Cost: $45.
1 to 3 p.m., Ninth Floor, Allegheny County Law Library, City-County Building, 401 Grant St., Pittsburgh.
To register, contact Lori Hagen at hagenl@duq.edu.

Monday, Feb. 18
United Pittsburgh: How NOT to Fix Things
The third in a series of public presentations to explore challenges and solutions to Pittsburgh's social justice issues features Dr. Mindy Fullilove, a board-certified clinical psychiatrist who explores the ties between environment and mental health. For more information visit duq.edu/united-pgh.
Cost: Free.
6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 104, College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Monday, Feb. 25
United Pittsburgh: How Can We Heal Our Community?
The fourth in a series of public presentations to explore challenges and solutions to Pittsburgh's social justice issues features Majestic Lane, deputy chief of Neighborhood Empowerment in the office of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto. For more information visit duq.edu/united-pgh.
Cost: Free.
6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 104, College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Wednesday, Feb. 27
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 409, 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.

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