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January 20, 2023

VOL. 56 NO. 18


Celebrate DePaul's 125th anniversary and Blue Demon Week, Jan. 21-28

Jessica Peterson | January 20,2023

Join your friends and colleagues at one or more events for DePaul's 125th anniversary and Blue Demon Week, where we celebrate what it means to be a Blue Demon! We will commemorate the entire week, on campus, online and at iconic locations throughout Chicago.​

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City Council proclaims Jan. 25 'DePaul Day' in Chicago

Kristin Claes Mathews | January 20, 2023

In celebration and honor of DePaul University's 125 years of engaging, diverse learning and service in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the City Council proclaimed that Wednesday, Jan. 25, will be "DePaul Day." The announcement kicks off a week of celebrations on campus and throughout the city.​
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New employee benefits in 2023: Pet care and virtual camps

Office of Human Resources | January 20, 2023

DePaul's Bright Horizons Back-Up Care benefit now includes pet care and live, virtual camps for children. Benefits-eligible employees have access to 15 days of back-up care per calendar year.​
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Get ready for the Blue Demon Challenge on Jan. 25

Office of Alumni Relations | January 20, 2023

In celebration of DePaul University's 125th anniversary, this year's goal for the Blue Demon Challenge — DePaul's annual day of giving — is our biggest yet: We are asking alumni, parents, friends, students, faculty and staff to raise $7 million in a single day.​
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Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence to honor Judy Woodruff, alumna Sally Ramirez

Mary Hansen | January 20, 2023

​Best known for anchoring the "PBS NewsHour," Judy Woodruff will be honored in April by DePaul University's Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence with its Distinguished Journalist Award. Sally Ramirez, a 1989 DePaul alumna and most recently executive producer of the CNBC show "The News with Shepard Smith," will receive the center's Distinguished Alumni Award.
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Video game documentary 'Insert Coin' to make Chicago debut at Music Box

University Marketing and Communications | January 20, 2023

Jarvis CDM's Josh Tsui will host the premiere and a Q&A of his film, which chronicles Chicago's video game industry in the '80s and '90s.​
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Stay safe this winter quarter

Public Safety | January 20, 2023

It's a good time for reminders about university policies and procedures designed to help keep the campus safe during the winter season.​
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New at Innovation Day 2023: The Innovation Showcase

Office of Research Services | January 20, 2023

This year's Innovation Day, on Jan. 27, includes an Innovation Showcase, with exhibits highlighting projects that demonstrate creativity in research meeting industry and societal needs.​​
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Tips for responding to LastPass password breach

Information Services | January 20, 2023

Recent news has highlighted multiple security breaches affecting users of the LastPass password service. Information Services highly recommends that LastPass users take action to protect their passwords.​
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Life Events


DePaul mourns the death of life trustee and DePaul graduate Robert E. Goldberg

January 20, 2023

​Robert E. Goldberg joined the DePaul Board of Trustees in 1985, served on many committees and chaired the Student Affairs committee from 1992 to 1996. He was elected as a life trustee in 2005.

Scene At DePaul

Blue Demons give No. 8 Xavier a drenching

​Blue Demon men's basketball players celebrate their 73-72 win Thursday night over eighth-ranked Xavier by giving head coach Tony Stubblefield an impromptu locker-room shower. This was DePaul's first triumph over a top-10 opponent in three years and the team's first victory over the Musketeers ever inside Wintrust Arena. Learn more. (DePaul University/Mike Glasgow)

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DePaul In The News

NBC 5 Chicago • DePaul Nursing Program, Ami Nakrani

DePaul nursing students receive national award for making a difference with 'Be the Match'

Jan. 13, 2023

Crain's Chicago Business • Maija Renko

Opinion: Here's how to support women entrepreneurs

Jan. 17, 2023