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All Employee Notices

"JERSEY BOYS" coming to the Benedum Center


Special Offer: $67.03 , $58.03, $44.53 & $30.00 Valid Tues, Wed ,Thurs at 7:30pm Only! Regularly: $74.00, $64.00, $49.00 & $30.00 Prices valid as of 05/05/2015-Subject to change. Use Duquesne University code: To purchase tickets, please visit BEFORE you make your purchase, you will need to select the new promo code 1516DUQ to see all valid performances and ticket prices offered under the Trust's promo code. Please update all of your internal publications with the new promo code 1516DUQ. Offers to our performances will be continually added throughout the 15-16 season for purchase under this code. Shows may be added before notice of an offer is distributed.

Accounts Payable Schedule Change for Memorial Day 2015

In observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, and the 14th Annual Duquesne University Day at the Pirates on Wednesday, May 27, the Accounts Payable Department cutoff for all appropriately authorized paperwork will be the close of business on Thursday, May 21. Checks will be available for pick up on Friday, May 29.

The regular processing schedule will resume the week of June 1.

Summer Discounts at The Red Ring and Freshens

Celebrate the summer with special discounts at The Red Ring and Freshens! Show your Duquesne ID and receive 20% off at The Red Ring and 10% off at Freshens!

Unlimited Soup and Salad for $6 All Summer in City View

Starting Monday, May 11, enjoy unlimited soup and salad for $6 all summer long in City View!

Attention Business Managers - Deadline for FY 2015 Journal Entries

The last day to submit journal entries for the current Fiscal Year 2015 is Wednesday, July 8. Journal entries can be submitted to

Year-end deadlines for the Department of Printing and Graphics

Monday, June 8: All requisitions related to the development of printed materials submitted to the Department of Printing and Graphics must be at the "External Proof Signed and Ready to be Printed" stage. Simple printing projects that include graphic design work, such as business cards, letterhead or envelopes, can take two weeks or more to complete from origination to printing. More complex projects, such as viewbooks or lengthy booklets, can be in process from four to six months.

Monday, June 22: Copy Center projects must be initiated. For planning purposes or if you have questions about whether a given project would fall within these billing guidelines, consult your public affairs marketing communications manager.

National Bike Challenge

Duquesne University bike riders are encouraged to sign up for the National Bike Challenge and select Duquesne University as your school. The National Bike Challenge is an annual event designed to encourage people to ride their bikes more. Sign up and record the miles you ride between May 1 and Sept. 30!! With enough riders and enough miles, Duquesne might end up first among local colleges and universities. For questions, contact BikeDUQ at

Send a Duquesne Smiley Cookie Basket!

Through our partnership with Duquesne Dining Services, 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 use the code "DUKES" and we'll take 10% OFF of your order.

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 or contact Marianne Caspary at 724.941.7140 or 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.

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.