The DePaulia

Vinny’s valentines

Vinny’s valentines

The DePaulia Staff

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle, Valentine's Day

Show your boo some love. Pick up a copy of The DePaulia, turn to page 21, cut them out and give these saucy v-day cards to your sweetie.

Win tickets to the 3rd annual retro ski lodge block party

Win tickets to the 3rd annual retro ski lodge block party

The DePaulia

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Midterms will be over soon, you deserve some time off. Want to watch the opening of the Winter Olympics while partying at a retro ski lodge block party? Enter our contest to win a free ticket! We’ll be giving four away each day until February 5th. To enter: 1. Click on your favorite story, share it ...

2018 Resolutions

2018 Resolutions

Rachel Fernandez, Managing Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

The last five seconds of every Dec. 31 leading into Jan. 1 starts the same for millions of people around the world: with families and friends counting down and synchronizing their voices with the second hand on the clock ticking to an enthusiastic “happy new year!” The following days are spent dis...

Old year, old me(mes)

Old year, old me(mes)

Rachel Fernandez, Managing Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Memes are the gifts that keep on giving. The most widely distributed and easily understood jokes. The backbone of internet comedy that never fail to unite people. They’re are inside jokes we have with strangers, and there’s no better way to pay homage to a somewhat rocky 2017 than by looking back...

Vinyl revival sparks Record Store Day

Vinyl revival sparks Record Store Day

Sabrina Miresse

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle, Music

Corporate holiday, Black Friday, has showed to be no foe to the independent record store scene. Instead, indie scene supporters such as Record Store Day are hopping on the Black Friday band wagon due to the recent vinyl revival. Read More »...

Robot Revolution: New exhibit displays current state of energizing advancements

Robot Revolution: New exhibit displays current state of energizing advancements

David P. Stein

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

It is said in the book of Genesis that God created man in the likeness of his own image. But if you visit the Robot Revolution exhibit at Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry, you will see that humans are now creating their own self-replicating beings, with more awe-inspiring detail than ever bef...

Horror of the Humanities

Horror of the Humanities

Amber Colón

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Zombie Shakespeare paid a visit to campus just one night before All Hallows’ Eve, joining the patrons of the Humanities Center’s fifth annual event, “Horror of the Humanities” for some of humankind’s most horrific phenomena. Read More »...

You can BET this new slang term will get people talking

You can BET this new slang term will get people talking

Mackenzie Murtaugh

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

High school student Josue Jimenez recounted a story of the aftermath of a date he recently went on. It went like this: Read More »...

Flash Friday: Chicago tattoo shops celebrate Friday the 13th

Flash Friday: Chicago tattoo shops celebrate Friday the 13th

Ally Zacek, Rachel Fernandez, Design Editor, Managing Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Most people would advise against any major decision-making on one of the most superstitious days of the year, but tattoo artists have begun embracing the spooky holiday, permanently inking thousands of people with cartoon iterations of rabbit’s feet, black cats and other miscellaneous occult symbol...

What’s Fresh in Podcasts

What’s Fresh in Podcasts

Matt Koske

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Fighting In The War Room The twice-weekly podcast “Fighting In The War Room” is hosted by Katey Rich of Vanity Fair, Da7e Gonzales and Matt Patches of  Thrillist and David Ehrlich of IndieWire. Regularly, the group discusses hot movie takes, issues regarding the film and TV industry and film festi...

ACTIVATE returns to the iconic alleys on Sept. 28

ACTIVATE returns to the iconic alleys on Sept. 28

Sarah Julien

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

One night a month, four months out of the year, Chicagoans gather at different iconic Loop alleyways to engage in a cultural, artistic conversation. ACTIVATE transforms alleyways into pop-up urban exhibitions that bring Chicago artists and the public together to experience and celebrate the arts. ...

Cafes and couches, cozy places to study off campus

Matt Koske

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Back to School, Food & Drink, Lifestyle

Sometimes, staring at the blank walls of DePaul’s libraries gets exhausting, not to mention the dreadful lighting or the scratched up desks.There are an assortment of off-campus study areas in Lincoln Park and in the Loop that give any library a run for its money. These places offer Wi-Fi, comfier pillo...

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