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September 17, 2021

VOL. 55 NO. 3


DePaul recognized in best value, social mobility and First-Year Programs by U.S. News & World Report

Mary Hansen | September 17,2021

​Rankings released Monday from U.S. News & World Report highlight the value of a DePaul degree, the power of a DePaul education to elevate students' lives and the strength of programming for the university's first-year students.

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College of Computing and Digital Media dean stepping down end of academic year

Elizabeth Clements | January 1, 2021

​On Friday, Sept. 10, David Miller announced he will step down as dean for the College of Computing and Digital Media at the end of the 2021-22 academic year.
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Faculty to present at Chicago Research Summit

Rachel Wojnicki | January 1, 2021

​Faculty from DePaul's Chicago Quarter Program have been selected to present at the 2021 Chicago Research Summit. The event is set for Friday, Oct. 15. All faculty and staff are welcome to attend and learn from each other about best practices in education.
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Sign up for the All for DePaul fun run in October

Scott Butterworth | January 1, 2021

​The All for DePaul virtual fun run, set for Oct. 10-18, welcomes all members of the DePaul community to lace up your running (or walking!) shoes and get in some steps in support of DePaul students. Sign up today.
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Don't miss St. Vincent de Paul Heritage Week

Division of Mission and Ministry | January 1, 2021

​The university invites faculty, staff and students to RSVP for signature St. Vincent de Paul Heritage Week events: the "What Must Be Done to Confront Global Homelessness" panel discussion, and the 2021 St. Vincent de Paul Prayer Breakfast.
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Use your vacation by the end of December

Office of Human Resources | September 17, 2021

​Do you still have unused vacation hours? If you do, now is the time to figure out how you will use your vacation time and discuss it with your manager. Any vacation time in excess of five days that is not used by Dec. 31, 2021, is forfeited.
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Vendor and volunteer vaccine compliance

University Marketing and Communications | January 1, 2021

​​In compliance with Gov. Pritzker’s Executive Order, starting Sept. 20, vendors and others who provide services to DePaul must be vaccinated for COVID-19 or meet other requirements. DePaul departments and areas are responsible for collecting the compliance forms.
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Mission: Can we choose enthusiasm?

Mark Laboe | September 17, 2021

​On the heels of the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks and as we face continued tensions and hardships as a local and global community, can we still choose to live with enthusiasm and hope? Furthermore, why bother?
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DePaul In The News

New York Times • LaVome Robinson

'What's Going on With Our Black Girls?' Experts Warn of Rising Suicide Rates.

September 10, 2021

Chicago Tribune • Jim Duignan and DePaul Art Museum

Top 10 art shows in Chicago for fall 2021: All the art you didn't get to see because of the pandemic

September 8, 2021

The Wall Street Journal • Deena Weinstein

How Metallica's 'Black Album' Became the Biggest Metal Album Ever

September 9, 2021