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October 14, 2022

VOL. 56 NO. 7


Public art project under Fullerton 'L' stop honors DePaul's 125-year history

Russell Dorn | October 14,2022

​​The grand completion of a multi-year public art project will be celebrated Saturday, Oct. 15, in a dedication of 25 murals that wrap gray pillars supporting the Chicago Transit Authority's Fullerton 'L' station with colorful, 10-foot-tall paintings representing the history of DePaul University.

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UCAPS creates a community of care

Mary Hansen | October 14, 2022

​​Among the new faces on campus this year are the welcoming ones of the University Counseling and Psychological Services staff. Under the direction of Tow Yau, the staff has 10 clinicians, including licensed mental health professionals in psychology, counseling, social work and psychiatry.
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DePaul alumna named MacArthur 'genius'

Rachel Wojnicki | October 14, 2022

​Tomeka Reid, a 2002 graduate of DePaul's School of Music, has been named a member of the 2022 MacArthur Fellows program. Reid is a jazz cellist, composer and improviser who creates a unique jazz sound that draws from a range of musical traditions.
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Student film produced at DePaul’s Indie Studio set to premiere at Heartland International Film Festival

Elly Kafritsas-Wessels | October 14, 2022

In the age of digital cinema, student filmmakers are ready to launch big stories with small budgets. Faculty filmmaker James Choi created the Indie Studio at DePaul with this goal in mind. This month, School of Cinematic Arts alumna Linh Tran will premiere her film "Waiting for the Light to Change" in-person and virtually at the Heartland International Film Festival, through Oct. 16.
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DePaul offers students free, on-campus COVID and flu vaccine clinics

Jess Peterson | October 14, 2022

​​As the weather turns colder and flu season ramps up, it's important to protect yourself and others from both the flu and COVID by getting vaccinated. To make this a little easier, DePaul has partnered with Sage Medical Group to offer students two COVID booster clinics and two flu shot clinics this fall.
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Scene At DePaul

See you at Alumni and Family Weekend!

​An annual fall tradition at DePaul, Alumni and Family Weekend kicked off on Oct. 13. There is still time to join fellow Blue Demons and their families for festivities across campus throughout the weekend.

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DePaul In The News

Crain's Chicago Business • Susan Hadam Schoenholz and David A. Schoenholz

DePaul gets $2M for nursing scholarships

Oct. 6, 2022

Chicago Tribune • Tomeka Reid

MacArthur Foundation 'genius' grant winners for 2022 include 3 Chicagoans

October 12, 2022