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Female digital assistants represent gender stereotypes

Female digital assistants represent gender stereotypes

Yazmin Dominguez

April 30, 2017


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It is a common feature for users to ask their digital assistants to complete tasks for them. A question about the weather, ask Siri. Need a cup of coffee, ask Alexa. Need directions, ask the GPS. These type of requests are meant for the everyday user to ask their personal “digital assistants" since it make...

Political action does not stop when the rally is over

Political action does not stop when the rally is over

Cody Corrall

April 30, 2017


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This year has been defined by protests. Many have taken the form of social media activism, while more and more young people are getting involved in the grass roots style of the physical political protest. Read More »...

Boy, bye: Fox fires Bill O’Reilly a little too late

Boy, bye: Fox fires Bill O’Reilly a little too late

Yazmin Dominguez

April 23, 2017


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After his two-decade long relationship with Fox, well known conservative T.V. host Bill O’ Reilly, along with his network show “The O’Reilly Factor,” were terminated from the air.  It took five allegations of sexual harassment against O’Reilly before an investigation released by The New Y...

Candidates to build SGA back into DePaul community

Candidates to build SGA back into DePaul community

Jack Evans

April 23, 2017


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Jack Evans, Senator for the Driehaus College of Business: Student Government Association (SGA) at DePaul has held the unfortunate reputation of being an organization that does not serve the students. There is a lack of transparency and commitment to the students which leads to empty promises, disapp...

Rahm’s education plan falls short, focus on CPS financial crisis first

Rahm’s education plan falls short, focus on CPS financial crisis first

Daniel Reyes

April 23, 2017


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Mayor Rahm Emanuel recently proposed a plan for Chicago Public Schools (CPS) that would add to the requirements to receive a diploma. Titled Learn.Plan. Succeed.- A Degree for Life, the proposal would require CPS students to have plans beyond graduation. Read More »...

Public Safety falls short, students ask for more services

Public Safety falls short, students ask for more services

Daniel Reyes

April 16, 2017


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Pierce Horvath was a victim of an armed robbery in January. Read More »...

Letter: Debunking the myth of prescription drugs

Letter: Debunking the myth of prescription drugs

Katie Lower

April 16, 2017


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As the rate of misuse and abuse of prescription drugs increases across the country, more and more communities, including our DePaul community, are focused on ways to provide support and resources. Read More »...

Lynch running for presidency, vows to improve SGA involvement

Michael Lynch

April 16, 2017


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“You’re in SGA right? What exactly do you all do?” Read More »...

Rethinking the gender revolution

Rethinking the gender revolution

Ajee Gray

April 9, 2017


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A traditional household would begin with the women taking care of the kids and the home; the strong and devoted husband went out and worked to provide for the family. Gender roles for men and women have been a part of our history. Read More »...

To bridge the political divide, appeal to moral values

To bridge the political divide, appeal to moral values

Daniel Reyes

April 9, 2017


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Everyone enjoys being right. When it comes to politics, especially in this current political climate, the problem is that it becomes a lot harder and puts friendships on the line. Read More »...

Increasing attacks don’t stop students traveling abroad

Increasing attacks don’t stop students traveling abroad

Yazmin Dominguez

April 3, 2017


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When senior Ella Krikorian decided to study abroad in Brussels and intern at the European Parliament (EU), she was not expecting a terrorist attack which would make international headlines. Read More »...

SGA senator asks students to follow the Vincentian way

SGA senator asks students to follow the Vincentian way

Gracie Covarrubias

April 3, 2017


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When I stepped foot on DePaul’s campus I didn’t know what the word Vincentian meant—at best. I figured it was a marketing tagline. Three years immersed in student life would prove to me that the word “Vincentian” describes the heart that drives the decisions of this institution. Read More ...

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