Leadership Notes

Leadership notes
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Official statements, messages and announcements to the DePaul community from university leaders.

Robberies last night on campus

September 24, 2023

​Last night and early this morning, the university issued public safety alerts to report that two robberies and a battery had occurred on our Lincoln Park Campus between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m....read more

Among the many traditions at DePaul, we are close to celebrating a September tradition created around the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul - St. Vincent de Paul Heritage Week....read more

From our very first conversations about designing DePaul’s future, we knew that we needed a fully collaborative effort to be successful....read more

Philanthropic Expansion Update

September 19, 2023

Few events compare to the start of the academic year. As DePaul University’s 2023–24 academic year surges forward this fall and our campuses churn with activity, the energy, fellowship and passion on display is inspiring!...read more

Last night's safety incidents

September 09, 2023

Earlier this morning, the university issued two public safety alerts to report that three robberies and a battery had occurred on our Lincoln Park Campus....read more

As confirmed through the Designing DePaul dialogue process, our university community believes that we must show our demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all we do....read more

Providing access to a comprehensive health insurance plan directly answers a need the student community – particularly graduate, international and out-of-state students – identified and brought forward to university leadership....read more

Next week, the university will bring our university community together for a conversation about campus safety and how to design an approach moving forward....read more

Kicking off a new Academic year

September 06, 2023

​Welcome to the 2023-24 academic year! Today marks the first day of fall classes, and I'm thrilled to kick off my second year with DePaul University. I know many of you share my excitement as our community reassembles....read more

Welcome back for the start of the academic year! Last year was not easy, but together we accomplished a great deal on multiple fronts, including curricula, technology, and research....read more