The DePaulia

Benjamin Conboy
Benjamin Conboy is the editor-in-chief of The DePaulia for the 2018-19 school year. When he's not writing or reading about Chicago politics, he's hanging out with his teddy bear of a Rottweiler, Luther.

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Benjamin Conboy, Editor in Chief

May 28, 2019
Lightfoot promises she will govern for communities, not corporations (Story)
May 28, 2019
Motorsports brings a level of excitement and an element of risk (Story)
May 20, 2019
COMMENTARY: Chicago will remember Emanuel as he was, not as he wants (Story)
May 20, 2019
St. Vincent’s DeJamz (Story)
May 13, 2019
Duckworth proposes increased funding for on-campus child care (Story)
May 13, 2019
UN report warns of dire future for nature (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Fallout from DePaul professor’s ‘Islamophobic’ article continues (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ provides harrowing look at history’s worst nuclear disaster (Story)
Apr 22, 2019
Student groups demand apology after professor’s ‘Islamophobic’ article (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Letter from the Editor: With the 4/20 Issue, The DePaulia brings you a modern take on marijuana (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Zen and the art of glass blowing (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
OPINION: Green New Deal: Ocasio-Cortez led Democrats in a valiant charge of environmentalism — straight off a cliff (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Lightfoot becomes first African American woman to lead Chicago (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
Lincoln Yards development passes Zoning Committee (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
‘True Detective’ transcends genre tropes (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Second law professor files discrimination suit (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
DePaul, Harold Washington College partner to give CPS stars a college experience (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Mercy Hospital shooter was a graduate student at DePaul (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
You be the judge: You don’t know who they are, you don’t know what they do, but you hire them (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Following civil rights suit, law professor leaves DePaul (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Provost takes medical leave, CMN dean named acting provost (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
‘Kava-no-f@#king way:’ Women protest outside Durbin’s Office (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
Hanging in the balance: Law professor fighting termination advances civil rights lawsuit (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Fundraising staff lodges complaints with HR (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
‘Sharp Objects’ reinvents tired genre (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
Column: Fifty years after the DNC riots, a sign of what is yet to come (Story)
Aug 02, 2018
Text found in court records claims DePaul offered $200,000 to five-star recruit (Story)
Jun 13, 2018
Lenti makes sudden exit after more than 30 years (Story)
May 14, 2018
Insensitive, racist tweets sent by DePaul’s graduation director resurface (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
Commentary: Student Gov. elections were undemocratic (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
Errol Morris philosophizes on the reality of truth (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
The long ride north (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Student stabbed in Lincoln Park (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Recent graduate killed in rock climbing accident (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Loyola fans storm DePaul’s campus, local bars (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Bushra Amiwala loses board bid (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
Stephen Hawking shrunk the cosmos (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Primary elections are on March 20 – Who are you voting for? (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
DePaul releases first draft of 6-year plan (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Photo gallery: Chicago mourns the death of Commander Paul Bauer (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Amiwala encounters reality of politics as primary nears (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Biss at DePaul: Democratic candidate for governor holds town hall (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Mark Cuban invests $250,000 for 25 percent of student’s app (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Political groups react to Trump’s first State of the Union (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Six students robbed at gun point near Lincoln Park campus (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Candidates come out swinging at first gubernatorial forum (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Graduate students look to band together (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
DePaul’s Haitian community sees country moving forward every day (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Graduate students fight university for health insurance (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Report: Illinois’ aging nuclear reactors have been ignoring regulators (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Deep Games Lab builds video games to treat mental illness (Story)
Jan 08, 2018
Hundreds of new Illinois laws go into effect in 2018 (Story)
Jan 08, 2018
With tensions high, student leaders travel to Israel (Story)
Jan 08, 2018
Student debt at DePaul surpasses Illinois average (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
Meetings with the task force begin, DePaul’s future to be decided (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
White House photographer visits Chicago, looks back on Obama presidency (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
The politics of pizza: Papa John’s sales take a hit in the midst of NFL controversy (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
DePaul playing a role in Chicago’s bid for Amazon HQ2 (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
DePaul alumnus becomes key figure in Russian collusion investigation (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Protesters to Tyson “Stop poisoning our drinking water” (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Sophomore candidate for Cook County Board denies PAC funds (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Tackling homelessness: Five students find a new home (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Crafty Canines (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Vincentian Prayer Breakfast recognizes DePaul activists (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Gone with the wind (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Inside-Out Program brings DePaul to Department of Corrections (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Making waves: One student has big ideas for ocean conservation (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
DePaul renews Neighborhood Parking Program (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
DePaul’s political groups hit the ground running (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
DePaul named 93rd safest campus, off-campus safety still an issue (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Bushra Amiwala gears up, student looks to add politics to her extracurriculars (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
With new leadership, a new way of doing business at SGA (Story)
Aug 17, 2017
Pawar announces Cairo mayor as lieutenant governor running mate (Story)
Jul 26, 2017
North Korea: In “the Land of Bad Options,” one option has yet to be explored (Story)
Jun 29, 2017
Fatal River North car crash claims DePaul junior Aly Damian (Story)
Jun 14, 2017
Meet DePaul’s own Bushra Amiwala, the 19-year-old running for a Cook County board seat (Story)
Apr 30, 2017
Conference examines global response to Syrian refugee crisis (Story)
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