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Yiannopoulus plans to return to DePaul in September

Yiannopoulus plans to return to DePaul in September

Rachel Hinton

July 6, 2016


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

Banners decrying ‘hate speech’ dropped in Arts & Letters Hall

Banners decrying ‘hate speech’ dropped in Arts & Letters Hall

Brenden Moore

June 1, 2016


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Student activists decried hate speech as they dropped banners, one stating “Hate speech ≠ free speech” and the other asking “What would Vinny do?”,  from the third and fourth floor balconies of Arts and Letters Hall this afternoon. The act comes after a week which saw political and...

Santorum highlights traditional conservative values during DePaul talk

Santorum highlights traditional conservative values during DePaul talk

Rachel Hinton

May 31, 2016


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A week after protesters shut down Milo Yiannopoulos’ speech, the Young America’s Foundation hosted former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) Tuesday night at DePaul’s Welcome Center. Read More »...

Ongoing campus tension spills over into protests

Ongoing campus tension spills over into protests

Brenden Moore and Matthew Paras

May 30, 2016


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[dropcap]T[/dropcap]om Ring grew up in Madison, Georgia, a rural town with a population just under 4,000. Ring, a freshman, moved to Chicago in part to get away from the deep south. Throughout his life, Ring said he saw members of the Ku Klux Klan handing out flyers and even had a friend of Indian herita...

School of Hospitality Leadership receives grant for career development center

School of Hospitality Leadership receives grant for career development center

Zachary Holden

May 30, 2016


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On May 20 the DePaul School of Hospitality Leadership announced it would be receiving a $1.8 million grant from The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation to create a career preparation and leadership development center for its students. Read More »...

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