Duquesne University is Bringing Together the Community to Discuss Addiction, Recovery and Re-Integration

“Putting a Face on Addiction” is an evening that will begin with a premier showing of the documentary, “The Longest Journey Begins.” Topics will include opportunities for recovering addicts to reintegrate into the community, for students to explore internship opportunities with recovery organizations and for the public to learn more about addiction and recovery. Several local organizations dealing in recovery will be on hand to provide information and answer questions.

When: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 7 p.m.

Where: Africa Room, Student Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Who: The event is sponsored by Duquesne’s Office of Mission and Identity; the University Counseling and Well Being Center; The McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts and DU Cares.

Information: Media are asked to RSVP and arrange parking by calling Jill Greenwood from the Office of Marketing and Communications at 412.396.1154/cell 412.736.1877

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