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The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

President Rob Manuel makes a point to discuss the importance of addressing the issues with Title IX with his administrative cabinet. Manuel made one of his goals, as states in his message to the university, to improve the Title IX office.

“We have to do everything:” DePaul President addresses recent assaults, campus future

Nadia Carolina Hernandez and Erik Uebelacker September 19, 2022

Robert L. Manuel has reached 50 days as DePaul University’s president. Those 50 days were filled with shaking hands, making speeches, and acclimating to the DePaul community. Now, the real work has begun. Manuel...

The Dax program’s new “Cecilia House” in Lincoln Square officially opens on Nov. 8. The unit will house 10 DePaul students in need of housing.

‘I would be homeless and [living] outside’: Dax program aids students facing homelessness

Samantha Moilanen and Patrick Sloan-Turner September 19, 2022

In DePaul sophomore Fiker Shimels' home country of Ethiopia, receiving an education comes with barriers foreign to U.S. students. An ongoing civil war makes attending school nearly impossible, which is...

DePaul President Rob Manuel hands an award to a faculty member at the academic convocation on Sept. 1.

President Manuel shares thoughts on DePaul’s future with Faculty Council

Patrick Sloan-Turner, Online Managing Editor September 18, 2022

When it was time for DePaul's President Rob Manuel to speak at Wednesday's Faculty Council meeting, he approached the whiteboard at the front of the room to write down and underline the word "value." "We...

David Hupp, SGA senator for fourth and fifth-year students, said he wants DePaul’s administration to research what disabled students are needing the most in college.

New SGA committees to advocate for disabled students, mental health issues

Claire Tweedie, SGA Beat Writer September 18, 2022

DePaul’s Student Government Association (SGA) approved two new committees, the mental health committee, and the disabled student's committee, after their proposals on Sept. 15. The two decisions were...

Transportation services expand for academic year

Transportation services expand for academic year

Vanessa Lopez, Assistant News Editor September 11, 2022

DePaul has unveiled two solutions for cross-campus student transportation, as students continue to express concerns over their safety while riding the CTA. The inter-campus shuttle and Vinnie Van services...

Students hoot and holler for the Blue Man Group as the performers get on stage. The group sprayed paint into the crowd shortly after they began their performance with Student Government Association (SGA) President Kevin Holechko and SGA Vice President Magoli Garcia.

‘Renewal is required’ Welcome Week impresses students. Faculty and staff left smiling

Kiersten Riedford and Lily Lowndes September 11, 2022

The day before the official start of the new school year, over 2,000 DePaul students gathered at the Quad for the university's largest welcome week event this year, Blue Demon Welcome. Blue Demon Welcome...

DePaul President Rob Manuel smiles to a student in a student media press conference on Sept. 1 after mentioning how students are able to walk his dog if they would like to.

‘He has impressed me.’ Students review the early leadership of DePaul President Rob Manuel

Kiersten Riedford, News Editor September 11, 2022

Students rushed over to DePaul President Rob Manuel to get in a selfie shot he took for his Instagram while standing on stage during the Blue Demon Welcome event on Sept. 6. Manuel is creating new ways...

Ava Francis, the new Black Cultural Center (BCC) coordinator, hands a student a plate of food at an event for the Office of Multicultural Student Success (OMSS).

Connecting students with success: New BCC coordinator works toward building community

Claire Tweedie, Staff Writer September 11, 2022

Ava Francis, the newest Black Cultural Center (BCC) coordinator, did more than just earn a degree at Texas A&M University; she found a passion while working in her school’s Office of Diversity.  For...

Faculty Council President Sonia Soltero speaks at Convocation on Sept. 1.

Faculty Council optimistic of improved governance with new president

Patrick Sloan-Turner, Online Managing Editor September 11, 2022

A new academic year can instill hope and optimism on college campuses. Feelings like these are heightened for DePaul's Faculty Council this year with the arrival of the university's new president. On...

DePauls Student Center located on Sheffield Ave.

DePaul community alerted after two sex offenses on campus

Kiersten Riedford, News Editor September 4, 2022

An investigation is underway at DePaul after two sex offenses were reported to Public Safety on Sept. 1. The first offense occurred on Aug. 29 in the Student Center during the movie night event, which...

DePaul is currently one of only 23 percent of private American universities that does not offer its students health insurance.

University leadership accepts recommendation for DePaul student health insurance plan

Kiersten Riedford, News Editor July 23, 2022

DePaul leadership accepted a recommendation from the DePaul Student Health Insurance Task Force to offer a health insurance plan to its students, according to Eugene Zdziarski, DePaul’s vice president...

DePauls Title IX office is located at the universitys Lincoln Park Campus.

Parking permit costs to increase, discounted rates offered by non-DePaul parking facilities

Kiersten Riedford, News Editor July 1, 2022

Having a car on campus as a DePaul student just got more expensive.  Beginning July 1, students can purchase parking permits for DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus from parking services. Parking services...

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