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America’s epidemic: Government must find solution to opioid dilemma

America’s epidemic: Government must find solution to opioid dilemma

Rachel Zarky

October 23, 2017


Filed under Opinions

America is in the height of an escalating opioid epidemic that has taken over 200,000 lives in the past two decades. According to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 64,000 victims of the ongoing opioid crisis have succumbed to drug overdose in 2016, 12,000 more t...

Public Safety responds to shooting of DePaul student

Public Safety responds to shooting of DePaul student

DePaulia Admin

March 28, 2017


Filed under 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 West Lill Avenue and was shot in the leg when...

DePaul puts safety first

DePaul puts safety first

Jackson Danbeck

October 3, 2016


Filed under News

Public Safety hosted the Safety Fair at Loop and Lincoln Park campuses last week to offer advice for DePaul community members in case they find themselves in a range of emergencies. Read More »...

SGA holds first meeting of the year

SGA holds first meeting of the year

Jackson Danbeck

September 11, 2016


Filed under News, Student Government Association

For the Student Government Association’s first meeting of the fall term, the group discussed changes within Public Safety, an upcoming Campus town hall meeting, a Brownstones renovation and the upcoming FAFSA deadline. As SGA had many new members this term, much of the meeting was spent familiarizing...

Student groups agree DePaul ‘crossed the line’ with Shapiro

Student groups agree DePaul ‘crossed the line’ with Shapiro

Jackson Danbeck

August 2, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News, Politics

In the wake of DePaul University denying conservative commentator Ben Shapiro’s request to speak on campus, student political groups have, in a rare show of solidarity, come out to say that the university’s guidelines on the matter are unclear and contradictory. In a statement, the univers...

Two robbed at gunpoint near Lincoln Park campus

Kyle Woosley

July 11, 2016


Filed under News

Two men were robbed at gunpoint near the Fullerton Red Line CTA stop Saturday morning. According to DePaul Public Safety, the two men, who were in no way affiliated with DePaul, were walking eastbound near 940 W. Fullerton Ave. at approximately 4:45 a.m. when they were approached by the two a...

Student robbed at Loop bank

Student robbed at Loop bank

Kirsten Onsgard

June 5, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

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 »...

Two students robbed by three offenders with handgun

Two students robbed by three offenders with handgun

Kirsten Onsgard

May 23, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

Two students were robbed by three offenders who displayed a gun near Wish Field early Monday, according to a Public Safety alert. The students were approached at approximately 12:20 a.m. at the southwest corner of Belden Avenue and Bissell Street by three individuals who demanded their belongings...

Student victim of battery in Lincoln Park

Student victim of battery in Lincoln Park

Kirsten Onsgard

May 18, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

A DePaul student was inappropriately touched near the John T. Richardson Library Wednesday, according to a Public Safety alert.  Read More »...

Student robbed by armed offender in Loop

Student robbed by armed offender in Loop

Kirsten Onsgard

May 18, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

A DePaul student was robbed by an offender who said he had a gun in the Loop Tuesday evening, according to a Public Safety alert.  Read More »...

Student assaulted in the Loop Monday afternoon

Student assaulted in the Loop Monday afternoon

Kirsten Onsgard

May 16, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

A DePaul student taking photos on DePaul's Loop campus Monday afternoon had his camera punched away by an offender armed with a knife, according to a Public Safety alert.  Read More »...

Crime a factor in DePaul decision day

Crime a factor in DePaul decision day

Mariah Woelfel

May 8, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

After five years of being here, Chicago changed Luke Rolling in the ways he expected it to. His Iowan demeanor and the Midwestern hospitality that he was accustomed to wouldn’t fit in with the big city he hoped to realize his dreams in. Read More »...

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