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Cameron Chapman (left) trains with a fellow member of the boxing club on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the Ray Meyer Fitness Center.

DePaul boxing club promotes confidence, safety

Madelyne Garcia, Contributing Writer February 16, 2020

On the third floor of the Ray Meyer Fitness Center, a room full of laughing students and hanging boxing bags can be seen past the basketball court. The room vibrates with energy, and jump ropes and dumbbells...

DePaul freshman wins in professional boxing debut

DePaul freshman wins in professional boxing debut

Nate Burleyson, Assistant Sports Editor October 13, 2019

Everything had come down to the day ahead. It felt like a normal fight day even when the stakes were raised. When the first bell rang at Wintrust Arena, Summer Lynn was in her comfort zone.  Lynn,...

Summer Lynn works on her form, practicing on the bag during a training session at Body Shot Boxing Club in the Pilsen neighborhood.

DePaul student prepares for pro boxing debut in front of home crowd

Nate Burleyson, Assistant Sports Editor September 30, 2019

Getting hit was never a problem for Summer Lynn. The DePaul freshman has been preparing for this moment for most of her life. With years of martial arts and combat sports experience under her belt, Lynn...

Krav Maga will show you how to disarm or neutralize an attacker and end a fight as quick as possible. (Wikimedia Commons)

Self-defense classes: A good option for DePaul students

Joseph Troiano December 17, 2014

Safety has become a concern as students at DePaul University are becoming victims of assault, weather physical or sexual, on an all too regular basis.  According to DePaul’s public safety website...

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