DePaul University Newsline > Issue > January 24, 2019
The Reverend Edward R. Udovic, C.M., Ph.D., first joined the DePaul University community as an undergraduate and first-generation college student in 1972. He graduated in 1976 and returned nearly 20 years later to serve as senior executive for university mission. Fr. Udovic announced this morning, Jan. 24, he will retire at the end of the 2018-19 academic year.
"I Believe in You" is about trusting who we really are, learning to relate to ourselves and others beyond masks and projections. The book, grounded in stories from L'Arche communities in which people with and without intellectual disabilities live inclusively, brings together psychological and spiritual insights for anyone who wants to live authentically.
DePaul's Student Center will be the site for an upcoming 43rd Ward Aldermanic Candidates Forum, sponsored by the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce, on Monday, Jan 28, at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Members of the DePaul community, especially those who live in the 43rd Ward, are encouraged to attend.
The Blue Demon Challenge is a day when alumni, parents, friends, students, faculty and staff come together to give back to DePaul, and this year, our challenge is bigger than ever. On Thursday, Jan. 31, your gift of any size can help us get one step closer to reaching our biggest goal ever – 2,000 donors in a single day.
In December, the Fulbright Program commission selected DePaul's Susan Bandes as a 2019 Fulbright Specialist. Bandes, an emeritus centennial distinguished professor of law, will work for a project at Uppsala University in Sweden beginning in May of this year.
In December, DePaul's chapter of the Society of Physics Students won the Outstanding Chapter Award from the organization's national office.
On Friday, Jan. 18, A. Gabriel Esteban, Ph.D., president of DePaul, delivered the keynote address at the Archdiocese of Chicago's fifth annual Celebrating Catholic Education Breakfast.
On Tuesday, Jan. 22, members of the university community gather for the 22nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast on DePaul's Lincoln Park Campus.
General Compliance Training must be completed by all employees of DePaul University on an annual basis. General Compliance Training will be available for completion until Thursday, Jan. 31.
Do you do purpose-driven work? Do you have a socially conscious story to tell? Take part in the College of Computing and Digital Media’s inaugural Vinny Prize Mixer on Friday, Jan. 25. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate.