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Pittsburgh’s First 250 Years
DUQ News presents a year-long project examining the people and places that shaped Pittsburgh while Pittsburgh was helping shape America. Click here for more information about the series and to hear stories after they air. Listeners are invited to submit story ideas on the topics of Our Neighborhoods, Immigration, The Rivers, The Music, Architecture, and Pittsburgh Innovations. Send ideas or story suggestions [email protected]
2008 Carnegie International: DUQ News Reports
Carnegie Museum of Art has unveiled the 55th Carnegie International. DUQ’s Mark Nootbaar presents a series of reports on what goes on beind the scenes to put this major exhibition together. Listen to the series here.
Election Coverage Specials
With election season in full swing, we will try to offer complete NPR coverage of all the important events. Unfortunately, event information often comes with little lead time, changes frequently, or includes broadcast restrictions. For the most updated schedule of what debates, election coverage or other events we will broadcast, click here for the “Upcoming Specials and Program Highlights” listings.
DUQ’s Music Director Shaunna Morrison Machosky regularly contibutes jazz lists to the NPR Music site, often achieving “Most E-Mailed” status shortly after their posting. For her most recent lists, click here.
Celebrating 100 Years of Pittsburgh Jazz
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of African American Musicians Local, 471, which helped lay the foundation for some of the most important names in jazz. Click here for more information. This page is updated regularly, so check back often.
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Member Q Card
Many area businesses that recognize the importance of DUQ membership offer discounts to members who show their Q-Card. For a list of businesses and their discounts, click here.
DUQ Program Update- The E-Newsletter
In October, DUQ launched a monthly e-newsletter to keep listeners updated on program highlights, schedule changes, and other programming issues. To subscribe to this new newsletter, the DUQ Program Update, send your e-mail address to [email protected]
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