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2014-09-11 08:23:13

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Duquesne Light Company has approved the declaration of the following preferred stock dividends, payable Oct. 1, 2014, to all holders of record at the close of business on Sept. 15, 2014. Class of Stock Amount Per Share -------------- ---------------- 3.75% Preferred $0.46875 4.10% Preferred...

2014-06-17 12:22:41

PITTSBURGH, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Duquesne Light Company has approved the declaration of the following preferred stock dividends, payable July 1, 2014, to all holders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2014. Class of Stock Amount Per Share -------------- ---------------- 3.75% Preferred $0.46875 4.10% Preferred...

2014-04-16 12:30:27

PITTSBURGH, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Duquesne University's newly established biomedical engineering initiative has made an immediate impact, receiving a $1.4 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health's National Cancer Institute to detect, capture and analyze circulating melanoma cells. BME program Director Dr. John Viator, a specialist in medical lasers, will use this technology to analyze patients' blood samples in hopes of detecting the spread...

2014-03-17 16:21:15

PITTSBURGH, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Duquesne Light Company has approved the declaration of the following preferred stock dividends, payable April 1, 2014, to all holders of record at the close of business on March 17, 2014. Class of Stock Amount Per Share -------------- ---------------- 3.75% Preferred $0.46875 4.10% Preferred $0.5125 4.15% Preferred $0.51875...

2014-03-12 08:26:33

PITTSBURGH, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Duquesne University's School of Law leaped 23 spots in the U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Graduate School Rankings. Last year, Duquesne placed among top-tier law schools for the first time in a decade. This year, Duquesne jumped up to the 121(st) spot, shared with seven other institutions, including DePaul University in Chicago. The Law School was also ranked 12(th) best Legal Research and Writing program in the country,...

2014-01-28 12:21:45

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team from Duquesne University's MBA Sustainability program placed second in an inaugural world competition in Davos, Switzerland, based on a case study to improve sustainability operations at an international oil and gas company. The first Corporate Knights-Schulich Business for a Better World case competition narrowed the field from 28 teams worldwide to five in the first two rounds. Three teams of students--from Duquesne, the...


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