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May 14, 2021

VOL. 54 NO. 33

MULTIMEDIA

Meet DePaul's newest Blue Demon: Coach Stubbs, men's basketball head coach

University Marketing and Communications | May 14,2021

​DePaul's new men's basketball head coach, Tony Stubblefield, or "Coach Stubbs" as he prefers to be called, joins the podcast to talk about his plans for the team, shares how he will recruit local athletes and even gives a personal factoid many may not know about him.

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Articles

Budgets approved for next two fiscal years

A. Gabriel Esteban, Salma Ghanem and Sherri Sidler | May 14, 2021

For the first time, DePaul has built a multi-year budget to provide a framework that will ensure current financial decisions are compatible with medium-term financial strategy.

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CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY

DePaul now offering free on-campus COVID testing to all faculty, staff and students

University Marketing and Communications | May 14, 2021

On-camp​us COVID-19 tests are now available to all faculty, staff and students. The saliva-based tests are offered twice a week on the Lincoln Park Campus by appointment only. You will not be charged and do not need to provide proof of insurance.
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CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY

DePaul University trustees appoint Sherri Sidler as executive vice president

Elizabeth Clements | May 14, 2021

DePaul University's Board of Trustees voted on Friday, May 7, to appoint Sherri Sidler as executive vice president. Sidler, an accomplished and longtime member of the university's financial team, has been serving as interim executive vice president since Jan. 1.​

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DEBUZZ

Cybersecurity team places second nationally

Elly Kafritsas-Wessels | May 14, 2021

As the Biden administration prepares to prioritize cybersecurity funding amid a massive cyber threat to the energy sector, DePaul's Security Daemons are making headlines of their own. Earlier this quarter, the cybersecurity team took second place in the 2021 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition.

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MULTIMEDIA

School of Continuing and Professional Studies dean shares vaccine story

University Marketing and Communications | May 14, 2021

​​More than 450 students, faculty and staff received the COVID-19 vaccine in April 2021 during a clinic at DePaul's Lincoln Park Campus. Among them was Tatum Thomas, dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. In this video, Thomas shares her personal story about making the decision to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
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Celebrating the Class of 2021 on campus

Office of Student Involvement | May 14, 2021

In this week​'s episode of the Back to Campus Vodcast, Rob Karpinski from Academic Affairs talks about the planned on-campus graduation experiences for the Class of 2021 in the Lincoln Park Quad and Loop Campus.
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CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY

DePaul forms resource group for employees with disabilities

Kelly Tzoumis, School of Public Service faculty | May 14, 2021

​DePaul employees have developed a new employee resource group, Ability Alliance with Allies and Advocates. Known as A4DePaul, the group's first meeting will take place May 26. All faculty and staff are welcome to attend.
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MULTIMEDIA

Center for Journalism Integrity & Excellence 2021 Award Ceremony

College of Communication | May 14, 2021

Legendary Chicago news anchor Ron Magers and Chicago Tribune police reporter Jeremy Gorner received awards in a virtual ceremony in April from DePaul's Center for Journalism Integrity & Excellence. The ceremony highlighted the careers of both journalists and included a Q&A.​
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DePaul to host annual Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera gala

University Marketing and Communications | May 14, 2021

On Wednesday, May 26, DePaul will host the annual Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera gala. All members of the campus community are welcome to RSVP and attend.

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Mission: Louise De Marillac

Sister Helen Prejean | May 14, 2021

What you learn about her might sit like a pulsing little seed in your imagination, the part of you that's always picturing how you want to live and who you hope to become.
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Life Events

LIFE EVENTS

IS' Matt Keller welcomes son

May 14, 2021

​Double Demons Matt Keller, a system administrator in Information Services, and his wife, Kathryn, welcomed their son, Rowan Reed, on May 5. Their daughter, Audrey, is excited to finally be a big sister.
LIFE EVENTS

OMSS' Christopher Love welcomes daughter

May 14, 2021

​Christopher Love, a scholarship coordinator in the Office of Multicultural Student Success, and his wife, Chondra, welcomed a daughter on April 21. Camora Kehlani weighed 7 lbs 6 oz, and measured 20 inches long.

DePaul In The News

The Wall Street Journal • Roberta Rosenthal Kwall

On Reviving Religion for Non-Orthodox Jews

May 6, 2021

Fox 32 Chicago • Jeremy Sklar

'Tom of Your Life' showcases Chicago through compelling premise

May 4, 2021

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