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Duse Society

The Duse Society is the organization of graduate students in the Department of Theatre Arts. It is named for Eleanora Duse (pronounced DOO-zuh), who, as legend has it, succumbed to influenza at what is now Pitt's William Pitt Student Union. Every graduate student in the department is a member of the society, which typically meets once a month. 

The society does all manner of things, from organizing mini-conferences and professional development workshops to planning social events and putting together a guidebook for incoming graduate students.

The 2017-2018 Duse Society Board

President: Shelby Brewster
Vice President of Communication: Courtney Colligan
Vice President of Academic and Career Support: Emma Squire
Business Manager: Brittany Bara
 

Contact the Duse Society, or visit the Duse Society Calls for Papers Blog.