The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

La drag queen Venus Carangi interpreta su número final en el concierto tributo a Selena del Museo de Arte Mexicano, Bidi Bidi Boom Boom el 1 de junio de 2024. El final fue una mezcla de varias canciones de Selena y contó con la participación de todas las drag queens que participaron en este evento. Siempre estoy nerviosa antes de un concierto. Alguien me dijo, Si estás nerviosa, demuestra que te importa tu trabajo, dijo Carangi.
La drag queen latina Venus Carangi se apodera de Boystown un bar a la vez
Grace Logan, La DePaulia Contributing Writer • June 19, 2024

Venus Carangi recuerda el momento en que salió del clóset ante su madre en 2005 cuando tenía solo 16 años. Estando en la lavandería de su...

Drag queen Venus Carangi performs her final number at the Museum of Mexican Art’s Selena Tribute Show, “Bidi Bidi Boom Boom” June 1, 2024. The finale was a mashup of various Selena songs and featured all the drag queens who performed at this event. “I’m always nervous before a show. I had someone tell me, ‘If you’re nervous it shows you care about your job’ Carangi said.
Latine drag queen Venus Carangi takes over Boystown one bar at a time
Grace Logan, La DePaulia Contributing Writer • June 19, 2024

Venus Carangi recalls the moment she came out to her mother in 2005 when she was just 16. Standing in the laundry room, she mustered up the courage...

Anne dAquino, an adjunct instructor, speaks on Belden Avenue at a press conference on June, 6, 2024. Dr. dAquino was fired last month after  “the introduction of political matters into the class” which were “unrelated to the course.”
Health sciences adjunct fired over optional Gaza assignment defends academic freedom
Jake Cox, Online Managing Editor • June 6, 2024
Students and faculty delivered a petition and called for the reinstatement of DePaul adjunct Anne d'Aquino at a press conference on Thursday, June 6. An instructor in Health Sciences, d’Aquino was terminated on May 8 for “the introduction of political matters into the class,” which were “unrelated to the course.” 
Rapper Kendrick Lamar appears at the MTV Video Music Awards, on Aug. 27, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif., left, and Canadian rapper Drake appears at the premiere of the series Euphoria, in Los Angeles on June 4, 2019.
Rappers are beefing — I’m team Kendrick Lamar
Olivia Waltezke, Contributing Writer • June 4, 2024

I vividly remember the day my mom took my Spotify app for a week. After a long day of seventh grade, she and my dad sat me down and told me it...

File - The Music Box Theatre during the Chicago International Film Festival on Oct. 18.
Premiere Film Festival: Coming soon to a theater near you
Hayla C. Brooks May 30, 2024

Each year, DePaul’s School of Cinematic Arts hosts the Premiere Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre at 3733 N. Southport Ave. Featuring...

WEEKLY PRINT ISSUE
NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP
Anne dAquino, an adjunct instructor, speaks on Belden Avenue at a press conference on June, 6, 2024. Dr. dAquino was fired last month after  “the introduction of political matters into the class” which were “unrelated to the course.”
Health sciences adjunct fired over optional Gaza assignment defends academic freedom
Jake Cox, Online Managing Editor • June 6, 2024
Students and faculty delivered a petition and called for the reinstatement of DePaul adjunct Anne d'Aquino at a press conference on Thursday, June 6. An instructor in Health Sciences, d’Aquino was terminated on May 8 for “the introduction of political matters into the class,” which were “unrelated to the course.” 
Maura Wolf of Ur Mom sings during the final performance of the Battle of the Bands in the Student Center on Wednesday, April 24, 2024. Attendees casted ballots at the end of the night to decide who would win.
Behind the scenes at Battle of the Bands
Claire Tweedie, Content Managing Editor • April 28, 2024

In the Student Center’s room 120AB, Emily Robinson, senior and president of the DePaul Music Business Organization (DMBO), furiously types...

Cars zip around the race track at the Indy 500 on Sunday, May 26, 2024. After a two hour delay, the race started at 4:44 p.m ET.
Photo Gallery: Scenes from the 108th Indy 500
Ariana Vargas, Multimedia Editor • May 29, 2024

The 108th running of the Indianapolis 500 included an entire weekend of festivities, a four-hour rain delay and a wild finish Sunday, May 26...

La drag queen Venus Carangi interpreta su número final en el concierto tributo a Selena del Museo de Arte Mexicano, Bidi Bidi Boom Boom el 1 de junio de 2024. El final fue una mezcla de varias canciones de Selena y contó con la participación de todas las drag queens que participaron en este evento. Siempre estoy nerviosa antes de un concierto. Alguien me dijo, Si estás nerviosa, demuestra que te importa tu trabajo, dijo Carangi.
La drag queen latina Venus Carangi se apodera de Boystown un bar a la vez
Grace Logan, La DePaulia Contributing Writer • June 19, 2024

Venus Carangi recuerda el momento en que salió del clóset ante su madre en 2005 cuando tenía solo 16 años. Estando en la lavandería de su...

File - The Music Box Theatre during the Chicago International Film Festival on Oct. 18.
Premiere Film Festival: Coming soon to a theater near you
Hayla C. Brooks May 30, 2024

Each year, DePaul’s School of Cinematic Arts hosts the Premiere Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre at 3733 N. Southport Ave. Featuring...

Rapper Kendrick Lamar appears at the MTV Video Music Awards, on Aug. 27, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif., left, and Canadian rapper Drake appears at the premiere of the series Euphoria, in Los Angeles on June 4, 2019.
Rappers are beefing — I’m team Kendrick Lamar
Olivia Waltezke, Contributing Writer • June 4, 2024

I vividly remember the day my mom took my Spotify app for a week. After a long day of seventh grade, she and my dad sat me down and told me it...

“BookTok” is ruining literature
“BookTok” is ruining literature
Nadine DeCero, Opinions Editor • May 26, 2024