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Cafes and couches, cozy places to study off campus

Matt Koske

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Back to School, Food & Drink, Lifestyle

Sometimes, staring at the blank walls of DePaul’s libraries gets exhausting, not to mention the dreadful lighting or the scratched up desks.There are an assortment of off-campus study areas in Lincoln Park and in the Loop that give any library a run for its money. These places offer Wi-Fi, comfier pillo...

DePaul hacks: Getting the most out of your tuition

DePaul hacks: Getting the most out of your tuition

Mariah Woelfel

September 13, 2015


Filed under Back to School

Did you know that DePaul owns a Google Glass, the glasses that let the wearer access emails, calls and more? And that you can rent it out? Read More »...

DePaul buzzwords and the Vincentian mission

DePaul buzzwords and the Vincentian mission

Rachel Hinton

September 13, 2015


Filed under Back to School

As new students juggle moving into a new home, settling into a Discover or Explore class and navigating the CTA, they are likely to hear the repetition of a few choice words during their immersion week, welcoming students to DePaul and showing them the facets of the school’s mission. These buzzwords include “Vincentian,” “diversity,”...

Budgeting basics for the cash-strapped college student

Budgeting basics for the cash-strapped college student

Zoe Krey

September 13, 2015


Filed under Back to School

The financial freedom that comes along with living alone can be daunting for anyone with a wallet and free will. Read More »...

How to find bargain textbooks

How to find bargain textbooks

Zoe Krey

September 13, 2015


Filed under Back to School

When I do my textbook shopping, I find it necessary to keep a box of tissues by my side. It is sad to see my hard earned dollars go towards textbooks and workbooks that are only used for a few weeks. Read More »...

How to escape the DePaul bubble

How to escape the DePaul bubble

Erin Yarnall

September 13, 2015


Filed under Back to School

One of the reasons students enjoy attending DePaul is the opportunity to be involved in so many activities, clubs and events that happen on campus each day. Read More »...

Park it here: Chicago’s parks and green spaces

Park it here: Chicago’s parks and green spaces

Mariah Woelfel

September 12, 2015


Filed under Back to School

Did you know that the city of Chicago’s Department of Cultural and Natural Resources manages over 8,100 acres of land? Read More »...

Tips for conquering homesickness in college

Tips for conquering homesickness in college

Hannah Pipes

September 12, 2015


Filed under Back to School

For a typical freshman in college, the first day of school is a bit emotional. Meeting your new dorm mates or settling into an apartment marks an entirely new experience. Read More »...

QUIZ: How ready are you for college?

QUIZ: How ready are you for college?

Danielle Harris

August 29, 2015


Filed under Back to School

You've packed your bags, said goodbye to old friends and are preparing to begin life at DePaul. But are you really ready for college? Take this quiz to find out.  Read More »...

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