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July 15, 2022

VOL. 55 NO. 42


A mission born of compassion

A. Gabriel Esteban and Fr. Memo Campuzano, C.M. | July 15,2022

​The recent shooting in the nearby suburb of Highland Park on July 4 echoes the hurt of other recent mass shootings, and also struck home in a particular way with the loss of DePaul alumni, Kevin and Irina McCarthy, as shared with the university community last week.

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University honors Spirit of DePaul winners

Division of Mission and Ministry | July 15, 2022

​Each year, the Spirit of DePaul Awards honor members of the university community whose service to the university and our students represents the highest standards of service as exemplified y our patron, Saint Vincent de Paul.
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Nursing student receives Schweitzer Fellowship

University Marketing and Communications | July 15, 2022

​​School of Nursing master's student Nicholas Cooper will use his Schweitzer Fellowship to support transgender youth, a group that has been historically underserved and overlooked by the medical community.
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City of Chicago to honor Doug Bruno on July 19 with Title IX Champion Award

Bob Sakamoto | June 15, 2022

​In a July 19 ceremony, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will salute DePaul's Hall of Fame coach, Doug Bruno, along with Billie Jean King and Candace Parker.
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Goldsberry joins DePaul as associate VP of student affairs

Scott Butterworth | July 15, 2022

​Kimberlie Goldsberry will oversee several departments in the Division of Student Affairs: the Dean of Students' office, the Office of Gender Equity, Health Promotion and Wellness and University Counseling and Psychological Services.
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Faculty and staff: Save the date for Academic Convocation

Office of Academic Events | July 15, 2022

​To welcome back our community and to kick off the 2022-23 academic year, the university will host Academic Convocation and a Welcome Back Celebration for all faculty and staff on Thursday, Sept. 1.
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Public service loan forgiveness for full-time employees

Office of Human Resources | July 15, 2022

​​As shared via email, full-time employees of DePaul may qualify for student loan forgiveness through the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.
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Don't miss 2022 University Pitch Madness

Rachel Wojnicki | July 15, 2022

​Set for July 20, University Pitch Madness Chicago 2022 is an event where student startups from several Universities compete for a chance to win top prize. Don't miss this chance to hear pitches from student entrepreneurs at DePaul.
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Faculty explores history of modern United Kingdom

Tom Mockaitis | July 15, 2022

​Situating the U.K. within a global historical context, "Islands and Empire: A History of Modern Britain" addresses questions of race, ethnicity, class and gender and gives voice to the diversity of people who shaped and were shaped by Britain and its empire.
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Life Events


In memoriam: Aaron Lee, alumnus and adjunct faculty member

July 15, 2022

​​We are saddened to learn of the passing of Aaron T. Lee, an alumnus (CMN '17) and adjunct faculty member in the College of Communication. Lee died on June 20. May he rest in peace.

Scene At DePaul

Summer rocket science

​​Five physics, astrophysics and actuarial science students travelled to Urbana, Ill., this month to launch a Raspberry Pi flight computer they built in a DePaul lab. The team launched the computer on a single-stage rocket to collect atmospheric and flight data, and compare them with computer simulations. The students are part of the Rising STEM Scholars Program, which is funded by DePaul's Academic Growth and Innovation Fund and grants from the Illinois Space Grant Consortium and the Department of Defense. The student team consisted of Miriam Gama, Elliott Stephenson, Spiros Simotas, Tyler Moran and Joshua Chis. (Image courtesy of Heather Arnett)

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DePaul In The News

Fox 32 Chicago • Mike Miller

US inflation reached 9.1% in June, a new 40-year high

July 13, 2022

Bleacher Report • Allie Quigley

Allie Quigley wins 2022 WNBA All-Star 3-point contest

July 9, 2022

Times of Northwest Indiana • Douglas Cosey

Archaeologists find flints, stones during excavation

July 11, 2022