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Elon Musk plans to submit bid for Blue Line high-speed rail to O’Hare

Elon Musk plans to submit bid for Blue Line high-speed rail to O’Hare

Jonathan Ballew, Assistant News Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under News

Elon Musk wants to take a whack at solving one of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s most pressing transportation concerns. After meeting with Chicago’s then-deputy mayor Steve Koch in Los Angeles, Musk tweeted to his followers that his tunneling company – ironically named the Boring Company – would “c...

Low turnout at DePaul commuter student fair

Low turnout at DePaul commuter student fair

Erin Yarnall

March 1, 2015


Filed under Campus News, News

Wake up. Pack your bag full of everything you’ll need for the day. Catch the Metra or get in your car. Get to school. Go to numerous classes in a row. Come home. Sleep. Repeat. Read More »...

Chugging along: DePaul commuter students face constant delays, rising costs and exhaustion

Chugging along: DePaul commuter students face constant delays, rising costs and exhaustion

Jessica Villagomez

February 8, 2015


Filed under Campus News, Metro, News

DePaul freshman Dennis Syvongsa wakes up at 7:30 a.m. to get to his 10:10 a.m. composition and rhetoric class. Syvongsa does not know what to expect from the weather, often layering on pairs of thick wool socks and fleece jackets to accommodate the ever-changing Chicago temperatures. He fills his backpack with all the materials he will need for his f...

Metra fare increase to affect commuter students

Metra fare increase to affect commuter students

Samantha Rivera

November 9, 2014


Filed under Metro, News

DePaul students who use Metra should expect to pony up as the commuter transit agency announced that it will increase its fares by an average of 10.8 percent as early as this February. Read More »...

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