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Banned by DePaul, Shapiro speaks with The DePaulia

Banned by DePaul, Shapiro speaks with The DePaulia

Brenden Moore

August 4, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News, Politics

Conservative writer and Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Wire Ben Shapiro faulted DePaul for its supposed inability to “control its own student body” Wednesday in an interview with the DePaulia, only days after the university denied a request from a student group to have the conservative speak this fall...

Student groups agree DePaul ‘crossed the line’ with Shapiro

Student groups agree DePaul ‘crossed the line’ with Shapiro

Jackson Danbeck

August 2, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News, Politics

In the wake of DePaul University denying conservative commentator Ben Shapiro’s request to speak on campus, student political groups have, in a rare show of solidarity, come out to say that the university’s guidelines on the matter are unclear and contradictory. In a statement, the univers...

DePaul College Republicans say University’s decision is “contemptible,” still plan to host Milo Yiannopoulos

DePaul College Republicans say University’s decision is “contemptible,” still plan to host Milo Yiannopoulos

Ben Gartland

July 7, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News, Politics

The DePaul College Republicans released a statement Thursday afternoon in response to the University's decision to deny them a space for a second visit from controversial speaker Milo Yiannopolous, saying that they still plan to host him despite the University's decision. The statement, which ...

University denies second Yiannopoulos visit

University denies second Yiannopoulos visit

Rachel Hinton

July 7, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

In an email, the university denied a request for space by the DePaul College Republicans for Milo Yiannopoulus' second visit to campus. Vice President of Student Affairs Eugene Zdziarski said in his email to college Republican leaders that "having consulted with Public Safety and having reviewed...

Yiannopoulus plans to return to DePaul in September

Yiannopoulus plans to return to DePaul in September

Rachel Hinton

July 6, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

Controversial speaker Milo Yiannopoulus announced an upcoming circuit of college tours as part of his "Dangerous Faggot Tour." He returns to DePaul's campus Sept. 20. The DePaul College Republicans invited Yiannopoulus to campus May 25 and protests ensued, shutting down the event and spilling out...

Holtschneider dispels rumors, says resignation not a result of campus tension

Holtschneider dispels rumors, says resignation not a result of campus tension

Rachel Hinton

June 15, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

On Monday, DePaul President Rev. Dennis Holtschneider announced he would step down at the end of the 2016-2017 school year after nearly 13 years as president. The announcement comes shortly after protests and racial tensions on campus reached their highest point following Milo Yiannopoulos’ visit. In...

The DePaulia wins 14 Catholic Press Association awards

The DePaulia wins 14 Catholic Press Association awards

Kirsten Onsgard

June 6, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

The DePaulia was honored with 14 national awards from the Catholic Press Association's inaugural student awards, and swept the online multimedia and writing categories.  Read More »...

Student robbed at Loop bank

Student robbed at Loop bank

Kirsten Onsgard

June 5, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

A DePaul student was robbed Sunday afternoon at a Loop ATM by a man who threatened to hurt him if he did not cooperate.  Read More »...

Faculty info sheet addresses ongoing racial tensions

Faculty info sheet addresses ongoing racial tensions

Rachel Hinton

June 5, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

An info sheet Friday was given to faculty detailing the efforts administrators are taking after the Milo Yiannopoulos’ event last week. The document, obtained by The DePaulia, came hours before a student town hall with President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., and days before a similar event with faculty addressing race tensions on campus. The document lists t...

Storify: Fr. Holtschneider holds town hall meeting, addresses racial tension on campus

Storify: Fr. Holtschneider holds town hall meeting, addresses racial tension on campus

Mariah Woelfel

June 3, 2016


Filed under Campus News, Multimedia, News

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Holtschneider, faculty to hold town hall; students not invited

Holtschneider, faculty to hold town hall; students not invited

Brenden Moore

June 2, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

The university’s Faculty Council will host Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, C.M. and Provost Marten denBoer for a closed-door town hall meeting next week where underlying issues brought to the surface by conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos’ late May visit to campus will be discussed. Read More »...

Students stage sit-in, vent over campus tensions

Students stage sit-in, vent over campus tensions

Brenden Moore and Rachel Hinton

June 2, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

A small group of students expressed frustration over campus tensions and the university’s corresponding response Wednesday evening by marching around the Lincoln Park campus and staging a sit-in in Arts & Letters Hall. The event comes more than a week after conservative writer Milo Yian...

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