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School of Continuing and Professional Studies dean shares vaccine story

University Marketing and Communications

​More than 500 students, faculty and staff received the COVID-19 vaccine in April 2021 during a clinic at DePaul University’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.
Academic Excellence

Cybersecurity team places second nationally

Elly Kafritsas-Wessels

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.
Awards

University accepting nominations for Staff Quality Service Awards

University Marketing and Communications

The universi​ty is now accepting nominations the Staff Quality Service Awards. This annual award honors staff members whose service to DePaul represents the highest standards of quality and effectiveness. Submissions are due June 18.

Take Note

Faculty and staff

403(b) transition: To prepare for this summer's 403(b) plan transition, the Office of Human Resources will hold information sessions today, May 11, and Thursday, May 13.

Students

Skyscraper paddle trip: Registration for this Friday's skyscraper paddle trip on the Chicago River closes today, May 11. Reserve your spot now.

Faculty, staff and students

Symposium - Religious Orders, Public Health and Disease: In the context of COVID-19, the Division of Mission and Ministry will host a virtual symposium to examine how religious orders have played a key role in societies that had to deal with diseases that disrupted their lives. The event is set for May 20 and 21.

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Friday, May 14

Bon Appétit: Dessert Edition

Thursday, May 20

Combined degree virtual information session

DePaul in the News

Chicago Rideshare Drivers Are In Demand As Customers Pay More For Dwindling Supply

Joe Schwieterman • CBS Chicago

People Are Turning to Fandom to Cope With COVID-19

Paul Booth • Medium

Using Mindfulness to Feel "Good Enough"

Jennifer Rosato Perea • Inclusion At Work

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D.E.F. Showcase 2021

Watch the video: Check out the trailer for this year's DePaul Experimental Film Showcase, set for Saturday, May 15 at 3 p.m. Hosted by the College of Computing and Digital Media, the 95-minute virtual program is sponsored in partnership with DePaul Art Museum and features 38 student films that span many forms of the experimental filmmaking medium.