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Remembering Frankie Valencia: eight years later

Remembering Frankie Valencia: eight years later

Kelly Garcia

October 31, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

If you live in Clifton-Fullerton Hall, you might have seen a plaque near the first floor lounge that reads “We ARE the future. How will you make it better? How will you be remembered?” The plaque honors DePaul senior Frankie Valencia who was shot and killed at a Halloween party on Oct. 31, 2009...

Change to library hours sparks petition, study-in

Change to library hours sparks petition, study-in

Amber Colón

October 23, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Seniors, juniors and sophomores at DePaul remember a time when the library was open until 2 a.m during the week.  Read More »...

English department creates “Harry Potter” study abroad program

English department creates “Harry Potter” study abroad program

Ben Conboy and Dirce Toca

October 23, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

DePaul students, all aboard the Hogwarts Express! DePaul’s English department recently announced the creation of a new study abroad program for Harry Potter fans. Read More »...

Minor in climate change science and policy introduced

Minor in climate change science and policy introduced

David Stein

October 23, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Albert Einstein famously defined insanity as “doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.” In lieu of ignoring the results of climate change that have led to recent natural disasters, DePaul University’s assistant professor of journalism Jill Hopke is encouraging her ...

SGA introduces new senators, updates on library hours

SGA introduces new senators, updates on library hours

Michael Lynch

October 10, 2017


Filed under News, SGA Elections

The Student Government Association recently had their Fall election. Read More »...

DePaul’s political groups hit the ground running

DePaul’s political groups  hit the ground running

Benjamin Conboy

September 18, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News, Politics

As DePaul’s political student groups hold their first meetings of the year, they are all beginning to decide how best to engage the DePaul community with their groups’ messages.  Read More »...

DePaul named 93rd safest campus, off-campus safety still an issue

DePaul named 93rd safest campus, off-campus safety still an issue

Benjamin Conboy

September 18, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

DePaul University has been named the 93rd safest college campus in the U.S. by the National Council for Home Safety and Security (NCHSS). Read More »...

DePaul’s new plan to serve diverse student populations

DePaul’s new plan to serve diverse student populations

Dirce Toca

September 11, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

The Center for Identity, Inclusion and Social Change, closed on Aug. 15, but DePaul has a new approach to continue supporting its diverse student populations.  The Center’s focus was on intersectional social justice programming and education, providing resources for marginalized students for about ...

With new leadership, a new way of doing business at SGA

With new leadership, a new way of doing business at SGA

Benjamin Conboy and Dirce Toca

September 11, 2017


Filed under News, SGA Elections

DePaul’s new Student Government Association (SGA) board members are ready to shake up the way things are done in the organization after a stressful campaign. Michael Lynch will serve as president and Gracie Covarrubias as vice president. Read More »...

Amazon to open package pickup location in Lincoln Park

Amazon to open package pickup location in Lincoln Park

Rachel Fernandez

September 10, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

This fall, Amazon will be opening a package pickup location a block from the Student Center on the corner of Sheffield and Webster, where Lincoln Park residents can pick up their online orders. Read More »...

DePaul’s plan for a ‘Living Street’ on life support

DePaul’s plan for a ‘Living Street’ on life support

Jake Wirth

September 10, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Walking between campus buildings on Kenmore Avenue, a herd of students pays little attention to the line of cars waiting at a stand still to pass. You can’t blame the students, considering there’s not much of a campus in Lincoln Park. Buildings are nestled between busy streets and students often have...

New resources for students interested in starting a business

New resources for students interested in starting a business

Amber Colón

September 10, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Students can now enjoy “unprecedented access” to 2112, a music, film, technology incubator and coworking space located in Chicago’s northwest side. 2112 allows DePaul students interested in starting their own businesses access to equipment, industry experts and networking opportunities. Read More &raq...

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