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May 6, 2022

VOL. 55 NO. 31


Step inside the Latinx Cultural Center

Mariela Aranda | May 6,2022

​The center provides a hub for students, student organizations, staff and faculty to connect and build community, both through our physical space and through building networks and relationships across campus and our city.

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Meet Jessie Gowens: Coordinating The Theatre School costume shop

Rachel Wojnicki | May 6, 2022

​They happen in a matter of seconds, typically 90 or less. The costume quick change is an essential component of live theatre, one of the field's most logistical challenges and a feat that takes a small team to pull off. Behind those magical moments at DePaul is Jessie Gowens, the wardrobe supervisor for The Theatre School, and her student crew.
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Meet the 2021-22 OpEd Project fellows

Grace Goze | May 6, 2022

​This academic year, approximately 20 faculty and staff received Public Voices Thought Leadership Fellowships to explore their areas of study and expertise through op-ed writing.
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DePaul announces collaboration with First Women's Bank

Office of the Treasurer | May 6, 2022

​DePaul is further supporting the women’s small business economy by holding deposits with First Women’s Bank, the only women-founded, women-owned and women-led commercial bank in the country.
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DePaul mourns the death of alumna, Life Trustee Patricia J. Parson

Rachel Wojnicki | May 6, 2022

​Patricia J. "Trish" Parson, a business leader and DePaul alumna and Life Trustee, died on April 18, after decades of entrepreneurship and advocacy.
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Mission: Healing is a journey

Diane Dardón | May 6, 2022

​We should remember that our own personal healing from the trauma of these past two years is an ongoing process.
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Nominations open: Louise de Marillac Spirit and Mentorship Award

DePaul Women's Network | May 6, 2022

​All members of the university community are welcome to nominate their women, femmes, trans or non-binary mentors for the Louise de Marillac Spirit and Mentorship Award. Nominations are due May 9.
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DePaul forum to explore Catholicism’s connections with diversity, equity and inclusion

University Marketing and Communications | May 6, 2022

​On May 11, DePaul will host its annual Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Forum. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to RSVP and attend.
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Let your DePaul benefits help with mental health needs

Office of Human Resources | May 6, 2022

​When help is needed to get through everyday life or deal with a major crisis, DePaul has benefits to support the mental health needs for you and your family.
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Scene At DePaul

TEDx returns to the Blue Demon campus

​On May 4, TEDxDePaulUniversity returned to campus for its first in-person event since 2019. Five DePaul students, faculty and staff took the stage at the Holtschneider Performance Center to share their thoughts, stories and lessons learned around this year’s theme, Metamorphosis. Keep a lookout for their videos in coming weeks. (DePaul University/Randall Spriggs)

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DePaul In The News

CBS Chicago • Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence

'60 Minutes' correspondent Bill Whitaker gets Distinguished Journalist Award from DePaul University

April 28, 2022

NBC 5 Chicago • Jim Mourey

What's behind the digital screens on cooler doors?

May 4, 2022

Chicago Tribune • Marta Haiduchok, Sofiia Kekukh and GianMario Besana

Dispatches from Lviv: Ukrainian students taking classes through DePaul shed light on life during Russian invasion

April 29, 2022