DLC Sponsors Duquesne University Spirit of Diversity Event

On Friday, April 12, Duquesne University held its fifth annual Spirit of Diversity Dinner & Scholarship Benefit, which recognizes students who are committed to academic excellence, diversity and inclusion. Duquesne Light served as the event’s Champion Sponsor. ​ Eight employees took part in the event.

Saleem Ghubril, Executive Director, The Pittsburgh Promise, was this year’s keynote speaker. During the event, several Duquesne University students received the 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Award, recognizing them for their leadership and academic accomplishments, both within and outside of the University.

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About Duquesne Light Company

For more than 100 years, Duquesne Light Company has provided safe and reliable electric service to communities in southwestern Pennsylvania. Today, our core values of safety, integrity, dependability, equity and community enable us to serve more than 600,000 customers in two counties, including the city of Pittsburgh. We are committed to safely powering our customers’ lives while playing a leading role in our region’s clean energy transition. Our vision is to create a larger-than-light, clean energy future for all by delivering exceptional results today and boldly harnessing opportunities for tomorrow. In doing so, we can ensure a cleaner, healthier and more equitable community for generations to come.


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