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Update: Man charged with misdemeanor after alleged knife attack on DePaul’s campus

Update: Man charged with misdemeanor after alleged knife attack on DePaul’s campus

Rachel Hinton

May 31, 2017


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A 36-year-old male identified as Patrick Fallon has been charged with misdemeanor reckless conduct/ bodily harm after allegedly slashing a man with a knife near DePaul's Student Center on Tuesday. It is unconfirmed whether the altercation was related to the rally and protests near the Student Center. Fallon...

Man stabbed on DePaul’s campus during protests Tuesday night

Man stabbed on DePaul’s campus during protests Tuesday night

Ben Gartland, Rachel Hinton, and Danielle Church

May 30, 2017


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DePaul Public Safety confirmed multiple eyewitnesses accounts that a person was stabbed on DePaul University’s campus Tuesday evening. It is unclear whether the altercation was related to the rally held near the Student Center earlier that evening. In an email sent out to the University community...

DePaul rescinds decision to host Gavin McInnes

DePaul rescinds decision to host Gavin McInnes

Amber Colón Nuñez

May 17, 2017


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DePaul University President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M. sent an email to DePaul students on Tuesday afternoon announcing the administration’s decision to backpedal an invitation to entertainer and provocateur Gavin McInnes. Read More »...

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Kaitlyn Roberts

May 15, 2017


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Journalists Lester Holt, Ben Welsh honored by university

Journalists Lester Holt, Ben Welsh honored by university

Rachel Hinton

April 23, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Thursday was a day of festivities and nostalgia as DePaul’s Center for Journalism Integrity & Excellence hosted NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt and data journalist for the Los Angeles Times Ben Welsh April 20 to honor the two former Chicago journalists with the center’s first journalist of...

Students explain drug usage and the easy access to them on campus

Students explain drug usage and the easy access to them on campus

Danielle Harris

April 10, 2017


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Access to prescription medications like Adderall and Xanax is, for many DePaul students, just a phone call away. Read More »...

Required alcohol education programs educate college students on risks of binge drinking

Required alcohol education programs educate college students on risks of binge drinking

Amy Betulius

April 2, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

Universities have highlighted the issue of binge drinking by requiring incoming freshmen students to complete alcohol education programs such as AlcoholEdu and Haven. According to the DePaul University student affairs website, the university is one of hundreds of institutions nationwide requiring ev...

DePaul student shot after mugging

DePaul student shot after mugging

Kaitlyn Roberts

April 2, 2017


Filed under Campus News, News

According to a Public Safety alert, an 18-year-old male DePaul student “was a victim of attempted robbery” while walking home around 1 a.m. Tuesday morning. The student was “approached by two individuals who (demanded) money” on the 1100 block of W. Lill Ave. and was shot in the leg when he a...

String of crimes against students occur near Lincoln Park campus

String of crimes against students occur near Lincoln Park campus

Danielle Harris

April 2, 2017


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A DePaul student was shot  in the leg around 1 a.m. March 28 in an apartment on the 1100 block of West Lill Street, less than half a mile from the Lincoln Park campus. According to the Public Safety alert, “the student was taken to Illinois Masonic Hospital for treatment,” where his injuries wer...

DePaul students arrested after selling Xanax to undercover police

DePaul students arrested after selling Xanax to undercover police

Kaitlyn Roberts

March 30, 2017


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Four DePaul University students were arrested on Tuesday, March 28 after selling over 100 Xanax pills to undercover police officers.  Read More »...

University spends $35,195 on door barricades

University spends $35,195 on door barricades

Jess Villagomez and Sam Johnson

January 30, 2017


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The university ordered 800 door barricade devices to be installed on the Lincoln Park and Loop campus classrooms in order to secure doors from outside threats, like active shooter situations. Read More »...

Richardson Library renovations approved

Richardson Library renovations approved

Emma Krupp

November 6, 2016


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DePaul’s John T. Richardson Library is getting yet another facelift: last week, the Board of Trustees approved a third phase of renovations for the Lincoln Park-located library, set to begin next summer. Read More »...

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