News in Brief 10-29-12

This week’s news in brief featuring some of the week’s smaller headlines.

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DEPAUL NEWSLETTER

WINS AWARD

“Honorable Mentions,” DePaul’s Honors Program’s quarterly newsletter, won a first-place award in the “Student Published-Electronic” category from the National Collegiate Honors Council. Juniors Alex Jewell and Lisa Plachy edit the newsletter.

THIS WEEK IN DEPAUL

HISTORY

DePaul is finally out of the basement of Trojan’s sexual health rankings, but this isn’t the first time DePaul has rethought sexuality.

James and Evelyn Whitehead, co-authors of “A Sense of Sexuality: Christian Love and Intimacy,” visited DePaul on Oct. 30, 1991. “Christians need to discuss the wonderful and perplexing question of sexuality, the source of so much pleasure and so much confusion,” said James. The couple argued there is biological evidence that sex is about more than reproduction.

LAST ISSUE OF THE

QUARTER

That’s right, readers: this is our last issue of the Fall Quarter. But don’t fret. Next week, we’ll be coming out with a special election issue and sports preview. So keep an eye on your local news stand, and we’ll see you all again in January!