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August 20, 2021

VOL. 54 NO. 47


DePaul’s Cities Project awarded $3.8 million grant

Russell Dorn | August 20,2021

The grant from the Institute of Education Sciences will allow the Cities Project, a nonprofit collaboration led by DePaul faculty, staff and students, to expand the program into more Chicago un​iversities and public schools.

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Changes to using Remote Desktop take effect, beginning Sept. 27

Information Services | August 20, 2021

Student employees, faculty or staff who connect remotely to Windows PCs on campus will use a new process, adding important security to DePaul's network.​
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Blue Demons Showcase Treasure Trove of Academic Awards

Bob Sakamoto | August 20, 2021

​In the 2020-21 school year, 189 Blue Demon student-athletes were recognized on the BIG EAST All-Academic Team, the most ever. One of them, Aspasia Avgeri, also was named the BIG EAST Overall Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the first DePaul student so honored by the conference.
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Ponsetto inducted into athletic directors' Hall of Fame

Bob Sakamoto | August 20, 2021

​Former DePaul athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto has been inducted into the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics' Hall of Fame. Ponsetto, a DePaul alumna, served the university for 42 years, 18 as athletic director.
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Our solidarity with Haiti

The Rev. Guillermo Campuzano, C.M. | August 20, 2021

​As the Haitian people face yet another natural disaster, a magnitude-7.2 earthquake that has killed 1,300 and left thousands more injured or homeless, we are called to see the reality of our neighbors and to join others in a chain of solidarity to help.
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Join a discussion of higher education's future with The Village Chicago

Scott Butterworth | August 20, 2021

​Provost Salma Ghanem will be the featured speaker Tuesday, Aug. 31, as The Village Chicago examines the role of higher education will play in the Future of Work. This online session is open to the public, and registration is free.
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Adjunct faculty explores toxic culture in hockey

Evan F. Moore | August 20, 2021

Both a reckoning and a roadmap, "Game Misconduct" is an essential read for modern hockey fans, showing the truth of the sport's past and present while offering the tools to fight for a better future.​
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Mission: The Strength of Weakness

Siobhan O'Donoghue | August 20, 2021

A system that is too perfect is too rigid because it does not see a need to evolve.​
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Last chance to win a prize through submitting COVID-19 vaccine records

DePaul Community Health Team | August 20, 2021

​This Thursday is the deadline for students to submit completed COVID-19 vaccine records or proper documentation for an exemption. All who enter will be in the running for prizes including a $2,500 grant toward the cost of attendance.
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