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EMPLOYEE PARKING OPEN ENROLLMENT- New changes announced at the Benefits Fair

www.duq.edu/about/campus/parking

The Parking Department is conducting a modernization project that will offer a streamlined employee permit structure. For fiscal year 2016, features include a new permit structure, modifications to payroll deduction, and a change to the current lease term. For more information on the modernization project and the 2015-2016 Employee Parking Rate Structure please log into DORI.

Employee open enrollment begins on Monday, April 20, 2015. Any employee planning to park on campus at the start of the fall semester must apply.

Send a Duquesne Smiley Cookie Bakset!

Through our partnership with Duquesne Dining Services, SmileyCookie.com is excited to offer our new Care Packages for Duquesne faculty, staff, parents, alumni and students!

We are now exclusively offering the Build your Own Duquesne Care Package. Just pick the basket, color shred and cookie options ranging from the new Duquesne cookies to our classic shaped Smiley Cookies and Chocolates. Choose the custom combination that will give your student, colleague or friend the biggest Smile!

All of our cookie gifts are baked fresh and hand iced in Pittsburgh the day before they ship and each one includes a free gift message so you can wish your friend, colleague or student a happy birthday, tell them congrats or just let them know that they make you Smile.

To order your basket visit www.smileycookie.com/duquesne.html use the code "DUKES" and we'll take 10% OFF of your order.

The Center for CETR Year-End Celebration

April 28, 2015
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Africa Room
RSVP Deadline: April 24, 2015

Please save the date for an end-of-year reception to honor the work of faculty and staff who have contributed to community-engaged teaching and research this year. We will celebrate together on Tuesday, April 28th in the Africa Room from 4:30pm to 6:00pm.

The event will begin with hors d'oeuvres at 4:30, followed by brief remarks at 5:00 to highlight just a few of the many examples of rich work being done by our colleagues at Duquesne.

For more information about the reception, or to RSVP, please contact the Center for Community-Engaged Teaching and Research at 412.396.5893 or cetr@duq.edu.

Integrity of Creation Conference - Climate Change - Call for Papers

A new Annual Presidential Conference series at Duquesne University reflects the Spiritan mission. See the Call for Papers & Posters for Duquesne University faculty and student awards for best papers & best posters. Read more...

Duquesne Retirees invite you to get "in the Mood"

May 28, 2015
12 - 4 p.m.
Braddock's Brasserie and the Byham Theater downtown Pittsburgh
RSVP Deadline: April 6, 2015

The Duquesne Retirees Association extends a warm invitation to all to join them for a delightful afternoon in downtown Pittsburgh beginning with lunch at the wonderful Braddock's Brasserie located in the Renaissance Hotel followed by a thoroughly entertaining 2 hours of terrific music and high stepping moves in the acclaimed tour of "in the Mood", a fully staged tribute to Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, The Andrews Sisters and big band greats of the '40s. For more information visit www.duq.edu/work-at-du/retirees-association/social-events or contact Marianne Caspary at 724.941.7140 or pmcas@verizon.net. Hope you'll join us!

FY16 Endowment Distributions

Attention Endowed Fund Managers!

FY16 endowment distributions are now available via Self Service Banner. The training manual is available on the Planning and Budget intranet site and will guide you through the step-by-step process to access distributions and make any necessary adjustments. Please take your time and read all sections of the manual. Endowed Fund security clearance is required to view the endowment distributions; therefore, if you can view the endowed Fund and Organization Codes in Self Service Banner now, you will have access to Budget Development. All distributions must be reviewed and spending plans developed by May 29, 2015. Please contact Bonnie Watson at x5696 for training opportunities.

Colleges Against Cancer Facebook Challenge

Have you been affected by cancer in some way? Whether it be a friend, loved one, or maybe even yourself? If so, this may be something you'd be interested in! Colleges Against Cancer is holding a Reason To Relay Facebook Challenge to support Duquesne University's Colors of Hope Relay For Life Event! What does this mean? All you need to do is take a few minutes of your time to go to the Duquesne Colleges Against Cancer Facebook page (which could be found by typing this into the Facebook search bar), and support the cause! The challenge includes copying and pasting the challenge text that we've already provided for you, and posting a photo showing your personal "Reason To Relay" onto our page. Then, all you need to do is tag 10 of your friends to participate! As an added bonus, all of the photos that are shared on the Duquesne Colleges Against Cancer Facebook page will be compiled into a slideshow that will be projected during one of the ceremonies the night of our Relay For Life Event! (Saturday April 18th-Sunday April 19th from 5pm-5am on Rooney Field and A-walk)

This is an easy way to support our cause, with a great end result, and we'd appreciate all the support we can get from the Duquesne community!

Let's go everyone, its time to make our Reasons To Relay go viral!

TIAA-CREF Individual Retirement Planning Appointments - Spring 2015

Appointments are now being taken for individual retirement planning sessions with a TIAA-CREF representative March 3rd, 10th, 25th, April 23rd, May 1st, 26th and June 12th. Appointments will be held in Human Resources, first floor Koren Building, 718 Fifth Avenue. Schedule your appointment by calling 800.732.8353.

Fidelity Retirement Individual Planning Meetings - Spring 2015

Individual retirement planning meetings are available March 12th, 24th, April 16th, 29th, May 28th, and June 9th, 25th with Fidelity. Appointments will be held in Human Resources, first floor Koren Building, 718 Fifth Avenue. Contact the Fidelity Central Reservation System at 1.800.642.7131.

Duquesne Women's Guild Presents "Springtime on Broadway" Luncheon - April 26, 2015

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Duquesne Union Ballroom
RSVP Deadline: 04/21/2015
www.duq.edu/service/duquesne-womens-guild

Duquesne University Women's Guild Proudly presents their Annual 2015 Spring Luncheon including musical theater of "Springtime on Broadway".

Enjoy Basket Raffles, Silent Auction; Lottery Tree, Mystery Bags, Wine Table, Plant Sale, Treasure Vault, and much more.

COME EARLY! Doors open at 11:00 A.M. Lunch served at 12:00 Noon

Seating is limited; buy your tickets early for a fabulous afternoon of fun.

All proceeds benefit the Endowed Scholarship for Duquesne University students and Spiritan Campus Ministry programs for student development and outreach.

Tickets may be purchased online at www.duq.edu/womens-guild (click on register), or print and complete the form and mail it with your check made payable to Duquesne University c/o Mary McIntyre, 508 Old Main, 600 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15282

For more information, email duwomensguild@duq.edu

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Body Composition Screenings

2nd & 4th Friday of the month, Jan-April
1:00 pm- 3:00 pm
2nd floor of the Power Center

ASP will be offering body composition screenings for $1.00 at the Power Center the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month. No appointment necessary!