#DuqWBB Education Day Information
Education Day is Wednesday, November 20th

Oct. 23, 2013

The 2013 Duquesne Women's Basketball Education Day will be held on Wednesday, November 20th at the A.J. Palumbo Center. In addition to the Dukes hosting Buffalo at 11:00 a.m., the day will include pre-game activities, a campus tour and a post-game autograph session. It is open to grades K-8. The event will wrap-up at approximately 1:00 p.m.

Schedule of Events

  • 9-9:30am - Schools arrive on campus (Rooney Field)
  • 9:30-10:30am - Campus tour - Learn about what it's like to be a college student!
  • 10:30-11:00am - Head to the A.J. Palumbo Center and engage in pre-game activities in the stands
  • 11:00am - Tip Off - Duquesne Dukes vs. Buffalo Bulls

Tickets to the game this year are FREE! Students can bring a bagged lunch or choose our NEW boxed lunch option (peanut butter and jelly sandwich, apple, pretzels and a water) for $5.

*Please note when registering if there is a peanut allergy for an alternative sandwich


Additional Information
Poster Competition - Encourage your students to create a poster for the Duquesne Women's Basketball team and bring it to the game. The student with the best poster will win a Duquesne Dukes prize pack!

Most Spirited Contest - Each class is encouraged to come dressed with the most school spirit for Duquesne. The winning class will get their picture taken with the mascot that will be displayed on our social media sites!

Stick around for a post-game autograph session with the women's basketball team

Downloadable college awareness activities - Teachers may go to the Education Day website the beginning of November to download grade-level appropriate activities that encourage college awareness in your students.



Deadline to Register
The deadline to register this year is Friday, November 15th Every school must register to attend Education Day. Learn more and register at www.duq.edu/education-day

Katie Caliendo
Duquesne University Athletics
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