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A film revolution: apps like Instagram show increased interest in film photography

Kiersten Sinko

September 21, 2012


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Jenna Koopman, a sophomore Art History major, snaps a quick picture of the bookshelves inside the John T. Richardson Library before taking a seat to study. She takes a seat, opens up the VSCO Cam app, selects the seventh color scheme, and chooses the Valencia filter on Instagram before posting her fi...

DePaul Tweets: a university Twitter directory

Jill Miskevics

September 14, 2012


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Everybody's doing it. Look around, somebody is probably tweeting, refreshing their Twitter feed, or stalking their favorite celebrity in the Twitterverse. Even DePaul University offices and organizations have gotten in on the action.  DePaul is on Twitter, and in a big way. Some popular accounts ...

Oh, the places we go

Kiersten Sinko

September 12, 2012


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Upperclassmen recommend their favorite places around campus to new students.ξSweet Mandy B's1208 W. Webster Ave.Key Johnson, a sophomore education major recommends Dirt Cakes. "The presentation reminds me of being a kid again!"ξJam 'n Honey2009 W. Webster Ave.Senior and public relations major Al...

Get to know your editors: Dylan McHugh

DePaulia Staff

July 24, 2012


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Hi! My name is Dylan McHugh. I'm a senior and I'm the News Editor.I wanted to be the News Editor because I bore my friends with political minutia, compulsively double-checking my texting grammar, and listen to National Public Radio while I'm in the shower. I was made for the job.When I'm not in schoo...

Get to know your editors: Kiersten Sinko

DePaulia Staff

July 24, 2012


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Hi! My name is Kiersten Sinko. I am a Sophomore and I am the Focus Editor.I wanted to be the Focus Editor because I am interested in feature and in-depth pieces. Chicago is such an inspiration to journalism, and there is so much that DePaul's student body can "focus" on.When I'm not in school or wor...

Get to know your editors: Julian Zeng

DePaulia Staff

July 17, 2012


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Hi! My name is Julian Zeng. I am a grad student and I am the Sports Editor.I wanted to be the Sports Editor because I'm a lifelong, tortured sports fan and aspiring sports journalist. Makes sense, yes?When I'm not in school or working on the paper, my hobbies include watching lots of TV, hooping, pla...

Get to know your editors: Zoe Barker

DePaulia Staff

July 17, 2012


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Hi! My name is Zoe Barker. I am a grad student and I am the Online Editor.I wanted to be the Online Editor because I love working with web platforms and I have a bunch of great ideas to make the site more fun and informative.When I'm not in school or working on the paper, my hobbies include reading ...

Get to know your editors: Shannon Shreibak

DePaulia Staff

July 17, 2012


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Hi! My name is Shannon Shreibak. I am a sophomore and I am the Weekend Edition Editor.I wanted to be the Weekend Edition Editor because I love writing about arts and culture and think that the Weekend Edition showcases it well in an accessible format.When I'm not in school or working on the paper, my...

Get to know your editors: Elizabeth Schuetz

DePaulia Staff

July 13, 2012


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Hi! My name is Elizabeth Schuetz. I am a graduate student and I am the Editor-in-chief.I wanted to be the Editor-in-Chief because I have loved working as the News Editor and Managing Editor for the past few years and enjoy putting together all our hard work each week to produce an informative yet enter...

The DePaulia staff share their summer activities

DePaulia Staff

July 8, 2012


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Wondering what the DePaulia editors are doing this summer? Check out these photos to see where we've been and what we've been up to.Click each photo to enlarge.Captions:Our Editor In Chief Elizabeth Schuetz took advantage of suburban pool access as temperatures soared into triple digitsElizabeth took th...

Weekend Warrior 6/29-7/2

Shannon Shreibak

June 30, 2012


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1. World's Largest Block Part at Old St. Pat's Church, June 29 & 30Thousands will swarm Old St. Pat's to celebrate two days of music and entertainmentin Chicago for a good cause. Proceeds will benefit multiple charities including Horizonsfor Youth and Global Alliance for Africa. Don't miss performances b...

Chicago gets its Pride on

Brianna Kelly

June 25, 2012


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The 43rd annual Gay Pride Parade painted the north side of Chicago with some very colorful characters Sunday. Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets to enjoy the spectacle.Attendants donned wigs and vibrant clothing that featured all colors of the rainbow. There were drag queens, roller de...

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