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DePaul professor seeks legal charges after alleging driver hit her in Uber incident

DePaul professor seeks legal charges after alleging driver hit her in Uber incident

Amber Colón Nuñez

November 6, 2017


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With the rise of rideshare services, another Uber passenger has come forward to say that she was attacked by her driver. This time, it was adjunct professor Lily Kim, who teaches in the Driehaus College of Business. Two weeks ago, social media stormed with photos and video posted to Kim’s personal Fa...

DePaul alumnus becomes key figure in Russian collusion investigation

DePaul alumnus becomes key figure in Russian collusion investigation

Benjamin Conboy and Neil Sengupta

November 6, 2017


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A DePaul alumnus has become an unlikely linchpin in the special counsel investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. Read More »...

Ofrendas pop up around DePaul in honor of Day of the Dead

Ofrendas pop up around DePaul in honor of Day of the Dead

Hector Cervantes

November 6, 2017


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In honor of Day of the Dead, Tepeyac, a Latinx cultural and faith-based organization, teamed up with other student organizations to help create ofrendas that are displayed across campus. Read More »...

DePaul playing a role in Chicago’s bid for Amazon HQ2

DePaul playing a role in Chicago’s bid for Amazon HQ2

Benjamin Conboy

November 6, 2017


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As Chicago keeps trying to offer more and more incentives for Amazon to make the city the home of their second headquarters, DePaul and other Chicago colleges have taken a central role in the city’s offerings. Read More »...

Murray brings the fury

Murray brings the fury

Timothy Duke, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2017


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In the pouring, freezing rain on Wednesday, students protested conservative Libertarian speaker Charles Murray’s appearance at DePaul. College Republicans hosted the event inside of Cortelyou Commons with Chicago police, Public Safety and a contracted company providing security. Read More »...

DePaul hosts panel on North Korean threat as tensions rise

DePaul hosts panel on North Korean threat as tensions rise

Tariqah Shakir

November 6, 2017


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The department of history hosted a presentation and discussion panel entitled “Crisis with North Korea: How Did We Get here?” Nov. 2 at the Schmitt Academic Center. Read More »...

Controversial author Charles Murray’s visit sparks student protest

Controversial author Charles Murray’s visit sparks student protest

Benjamin Conboy, News Editor

November 2, 2017


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In the pouring, freezing rain on Wednesday evening, students protested Libertarian speaker Charles Murray’s appearance at DePaul. College Republicans hosted the event inside of Cortelyou Commons with Chicago police, Public Safety and a privately contracted company providing security. Protesters first h...

Remembering Frankie Valencia: eight years later

Remembering Frankie Valencia: eight years later

Kelly Garcia

October 31, 2017


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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...

Students rally for security guards better working conditions

Students rally for security guards better working conditions

Dirce Toca

October 27, 2017


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DePaul students gathered in the rain early this Tuesday morning in protest to the overnight university front-desk security guards in residence halls, charging poor working conditions and unfair wages. Read More »...

Change to library hours sparks petition, study-in

Change to library hours sparks petition, study-in

Amber Colón

October 23, 2017


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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


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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


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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 ...

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