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  • Faculty and staff: Holiday Appreciation Days are here

    Faculty and staff: Holiday Appreciation Days are here

    ​If you're looking to get a head start on your 2018 holiday shopping, DePaul's Barnes and Noble bookstores are here to help. Appreciation Days are back Nov. 11 - 21 for faculty and staff. DePaul employees will receive an extra 10 percent discount on purchases at the campus bookstores.
  • Alumni win elections this November

    Alumni win elections this November

    ​Congratulations to the DePaul alumni who won in the elections on Nov. 6.  Read ​on to see a list of names and the offices of the election winners.
  • Student Affairs recognizes staff with annual awards

    Student Affairs recognizes staff with annual awards

    ​Each year, the division of Student Affairs recognizes outstanding staff members for their work with students and contributions to important divisional and university programs. Student Affairs recently honored eight staff members with divisional awards for their exceptional work during the 17-18 academic year. ​
  • University computer replacement program

    University computer replacement program

    Information Services has established guidelines for replacement of desktop and laptop computers on a four-year cycle based on availability of funds and instruction from University leadership. Under the replacement plan, each full-time employee will receive a new computer when their existing computer has reached the end of its four-year lifecycle.​
  • Faculty and staff: Volunteers needed for Thanksgiving MEAL with DePaul

    Faculty and staff: Volunteers needed for Thanksgiving MEAL with DePaul

    ​International Student and Scholar Services is in search of volunteers for its annual Thanksgiving MEAL with DePaul program. Faculty and staff interested in participating can fill out the online application by Friday, Nov. 9​.​
  • Last chance to enter Christmas at DePaul ticket lottery

    Last chance to enter Christmas at DePaul ticket lottery

    ​The ticket lottery for the 2018 Christmas at DePaul performances closes tomorrow, Nov. 2. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to submit their names to the lottery.
  • Submit names for annual Gathering of Remembrance

    Submit names for annual Gathering of Remembrance

    ​Have you lost a family member or loved one over the past year? Submit their name by Monday, Nov. 12​ to be remembered during the Division of Mission and Ministry's seventh annual Gathering of Remembrance.
  • Election Day is almost here, review DePaul

    Election Day is almost here, review DePaul's voting policy

    ​Next Tuesday, Nov. 6, is Election Day. All DePaul employees are encouraged to exercise their right to vote. Early voting is now underway in Illinois and ends on November 5. University policy allows all voter-eligible staff and faculty up to two hours off regular working hours to vote. Read on to review the full policy.
  • University to host inaugural DePaul Tree Lighting Ceremony

    University to host inaugural DePaul Tree Lighting Ceremony

    ​On​ Wednesday, Nov. 7, DePaul will host the inaugural President's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. All members of the university community are welcome to attend.​
  • Tibetan Monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery to visit DePaul, create sand mandala

    Tibetan Monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery to visit DePaul, create sand mandala

    ​From Monday, Oct. 29 through Friday, Nov. 2, the Tibetan Monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery will visit DePaul University. During their visit, the monks will engage in the step-by-step creation of a traditional sand mandala, an ancient art form of Tibetan Buddhism. All members of the university community are invited to witness the art creation and participate in associated events throughout the week. ​
  • Faculty and staff: University to host additional fall Lunch with Vincent event

    Faculty and staff: University to host additional fall Lunch with Vincent event

    This month, DePaul will host a second Lunch with Vincent event, scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 30. All faculty and staff are invited to attend.​
  • Submissions for Louise de Marillac Women of Spirit and Action Award due Oct. 26

    Submissions for Louise de Marillac Women of Spirit and Action Award due Oct. 26

    ​There is still time to recognize the modern-day St. Louise in your life. If you know a woman who works and studies at DePaul who embodies true Vincentian leadership, submit her for the Louise de Marillac Women of Spirit and Action Award. Submissions for this year’s award will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26.​
  • DePaul to celebrate 200th anniversary of ‘Frankenstein’ with Frankenweek events

    DePaul to celebrate 200th anniversary of ‘Frankenstein’ with Frankenweek events

    ​Throughout the final days of October, DePaul’s StudioCHI, other entities across the university and Loyola University will join an international cohort of universities, libraries and organizations in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein.” To mark the bicentennial, the collaboration team will offer a variety of events from Oct. 27 – 31, also known as Frankenweek.
  • 2019 NCAA Women

    2019 NCAA Women's Basketball Chicago Regional tickets on sale

    ​This spring, Chicago will host the 2019 NCAA Division | Women's Basketball Regional semifinals and finals at Wintrust Arena. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 10 a.m​. All members of the university community are welcome to purchase tickets for the tournament, set for March 30 and April 1.
  • University to host blood drives

    University to host blood drives

    ​On Thursday, Oct. 25 and Tuesday, Oct. 30, DePaul will team with the American Red Cross to host blood drives on campus. The donation drives are open to all members of the university community. ​
  • Faculty and staff: Steans Center continues community-based service learning series

    Faculty and staff: Steans Center continues community-based service learning series

    ​The Steans Center 2018-19 community-based service learning series will continue with three workshops and one intensive two-day learning option this fall quarter. Read on to learn more about the various workshops and RSVP deadlines for the events.
  • DePaul Art Museum receives Graham Foundation Grant

    DePaul Art Museum receives Graham Foundation Grant

    ​The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has once again provided funding to foster experimentation, creativity, and discourse in architecture and this year includes DePaul among its grantees. 
  • Mayor of Gary, Indiana to speak at DePaul

    Mayor of Gary, Indiana to speak at DePaul

    ​On Tuesday, Oct. 23, the School of Public Service at DePaul will host the 24th annual H. Woods Bowman Lecture. All members of the university community are welcome to attend. ​
  • Attend annual Gathering of Remembrance

    Attend annual Gathering of Remembrance

    ​The Division of Mission and Ministry will host the 7th Annual DePaul Gathering of Remembrance on Wednesday, Nov. 14. All DePaul community members and their family and friends are welcome to attend as we show support and care for those in our community. 
  • DePaul to be featured in Open House Chicago

    DePaul to be featured in Open House Chicago

    ​Four DePaul venues will be featured as part of the city’s annual architecture festival when the Chicago Architecture Center’s  Open House Chicago returns on Oct. 13 and 14. DePaul affiliated sites include Cortelyou Commons, The Holtschneider Performance Center, and the DePaul Theatre School on the Lincoln Park Campus and Wintrust Arena in the South Loop.​ The St. Vincent de Paul Church also will be featured.​
  • Attend a screening of ‘Brightness of Noon’

    Attend a screening of ‘Brightness of Noon’

    ​On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences will host a screening of “Brightness of Noon: The Intersect of Faith, Immigration and Refugees,” the first of a new two-part series highlighting human rights, and the struggles and triumphs of undocumented immigrants and refugees as the resettle in the U.S.
  • OIDE to host BUILD Diversity Certificate special topic seminars

    OIDE to host BUILD Diversity Certificate special topic seminars

    The Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity will host a number of sessions this fall, including two workshops facilitated by guest lecturers highlighting active listening and implicit bias. These sessions are open to all faculty and staff, count toward search requirements for faculty and as an offering in the BUILD Diversity Certificate program. ​
  • Library and Studio Chi launch research meet and greet series

    Library and Studio Chi launch research meet and greet series

    ​​Studio Chi and the DePaul University Library have teamed up to launch "Research Meet and Greet," a monthly networking and research sharing forum designed to foster collaboration and innovation across disciplines. The inaugural event for the series will take place on Monday, Oct. 8, at 3:30 in the John T. Richardson Library.​
  • Steans Center hosts

    Steans Center hosts 'Teaching in Chicago' series

    ​This year, the center is offering an exciting five-part Steans Center workshop series and a certificate program to both new and more experienced practitioners. The 2018-19 series will continue on Oct. 11 and 12 with Teaching in Chicago: Negotiating Identity in the Classroom and Community.​ RSVP for the events by Monday, Oct. 8
  • ‘The Color of Law’ author Richard Rothstein to speak at DePaul Oct. 4

    ‘The Color of Law’ author Richard Rothstein to speak at DePaul Oct. 4

    ​Government policy at the local, state and federal levels has played — and continues to play — a critical role in the segregation that’s seen in major cities across the U.S., argues author Richard Rothstein in his 2017 book “The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America.” The housing policy expert will speak Oct. 4 at DePaul on governmental roles in creating and enforcing racially discriminatory housing and lending policies and the legacies of such policies today.
  • Reminder: Performance appraisals due soon

    Reminder: Performance appraisals due soon

    ​​Performance a​ppraisals for all full- and part-time staff are due to by this Monday, Oct. 1. ​Members of the Office of Human Resources are available to help with any questions and concerns staff may have about the process. 
  • School of Music professor featured in Bach & Beethoven Experience

    School of Music professor featured in Bach & Beethoven Experience

    ​This fall, the School of Music’s Kurt Westerberg will be part of the Bach & Beethoven Experience’s Chicago Stories: Book Two performances. Performances are set for Sept. 29, Oct. 6, and Oct. 7 across the city.​
  • Faculty and Staff: Important information for the State of the University address; last chance to RSVP

    Faculty and Staff: Important information for the State of the University address; last chance to RSVP

    Space is filling up quickly for the Oct. 4, State of the University address. Faculty and staff who have not already registered are encouraged to do so as soon as possible. Read more for important information about attending the event.
  • Faculty and staff: Free tickets to a performance by The Theatre School

    Faculty and staff: Free tickets to a performance by The Theatre School

    ​This Saturday, Sept. 29, DePaul faculty and staff can receive free tickets to the opening of THE WONG KIDS AND THE SECRET OF THE SPACE CHUPACABRA, GO! at 2 p.m. in DePaul’s historic Merle Reskin Theatre.
  • Hollywood screenwriters gather for conference at DePaul

    Hollywood screenwriters gather for conference at DePaul

    ​Entertainers, producers and screenwriters will join the DePaul’s School of Cinematic Arts for the annual Courier 12 Screenwriting Conference Sept. 29. Held on the Loop Campus, Courier 12 is the premier screenwriting event in the Midwest and will feature panel discussions from leading writing talent in the entertainment industry.​
  • Technology perks for faculty, staff and students

    Technology perks for faculty, staff and students

    ​Did you know that DePaul has partnerships with several major software vendors that provide discounted and free software for DePaul students, faculty and staff? Read on to learn about the technology available for the campus community. 
  • HPC Café now open

    HPC Café now open

    ​The newest outpost of DePaul Dining Services, the HPC Café, is now open inside the Holtschneider Performance Center on the Lincoln Park Campus. While located in the School of Music’s new home, the café is open to all members of the university community.​
  • DePaul to celebrate Banned Books Week

    DePaul to celebrate Banned Books Week

    ​This year, DePaul has again teamed with City Lit Theater to bring Books on the Chopping Block to campus in celebration of Banned Books Week. The event, hosted on Friday, Sept. 28, is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • DePaul sociology professor testifies before Illinois House of Representatives on infant mortality rates

    DePaul sociology professor testifies before Illinois House of Representatives on infant mortality rates

    ​DePaul's Fernando DeMaio, an associate professor of sociology, testified before the Illinois House of Representatives Committee on Healthcare Availability and Access in Chicago on Sept. 12. DeMaio presented data from his research on infant mortality in U.S. cities.
  • New phishing scam targets students

    New phishing scam targets students

    ​Information Security has identified another phishing scam targeting students at DePaul. The scam attempts to get students to apply for a campus job, asks students to set up their direct deposit for pay, obtains the student’s bank account information and attempts to remove funds. DePaul encourages all students to be vigilant and careful about sharing personal identifiable information.​
  • Vincentian Endowment Fund grant cycle now open

    Vincentian Endowment Fund grant cycle now open

    ​The 2018-19 Vincentian Endowment Fund grant cycle is now open. All faculty, staff and students who have a continuing relationship with the university are eligible to submit a proposal. Grant applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15. 
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks DePaul University among 2019 Best Colleges

    U.S. News & World Report ranks DePaul University among 2019 Best Colleges

    ​DePaul University is ranked 119th in the just-released 2019 listing of National Universities by U.S. News and World Report. ​
  • Presidential Medal recipient to speak at Dolores Huerta breakfast, Sept. 26

    Presidential Medal recipient to speak at Dolores Huerta breakfast, Sept. 26

    ​As part of the 2018-19 Diversity Signature Series, DePaul will host the 2018 Dolores Huerta Prayer Breakfast Celebration on Wednesday, Sept. 26. The event is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • Steans Center offers workshops, new certificate program

    Steans Center offers workshops, new certificate program

    ​This year, the ​Steans Center will offer a five-part workshop series and a new Certificate Program to support this mission-based work. The 2018-19 series will commence with the "Introduction to Community-based Service Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom, the Community, and Your Career."
  • Students: Attend DePaul

    Students: Attend DePaul's 2018 Study Abroad Fair

    ​On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the university will host the fall 2018 Study Abroad Fair. During the event, students have the opportunity to learn about the more than 80 study abroad programs offered at DePaul. ​
  • University community invited to experience Wintrust Arena

    University community invited to experience Wintrust Arena

    ​As part of Welcome Week 2018, all members of the DePaul University community are invited to attend this year's Wintrust Welcome on Thursday, Sept. 13. ​
  • Updated Cinespace shuttle schedule for fall 2018

    Updated Cinespace shuttle schedule for fall 2018

    ​This June, the School of Cinematic Arts launched expanded shuttle service to Cinespace Chicago Film Studios from the DePaul Loop Campus. An updated fall 2018 schedule for the shuttle service is now available. ​
  • Faculty and Staff: Smile for the Camera!

    Faculty and Staff: Smile for the Camera!

    The Office of Public Relations and Communications Visual Services team invites faculty and staff to walk-in portrait days at the Lincoln Park and Loop Campuses. ​
  • DePaul selected for U.S.-Japan COIL Initiative

    DePaul selected for U.S.-Japan COIL Initiative

    ​DePaul has been named one of six U.S. colleges and universities chosen by the American Council on Education to be a part of the U.S.-Japan COIL Initiative. This work aims to expand U.S.-Japan higher education ties through collaborative online international learning, also known as COIL, a method of linking faculty and students in two countries for shared teaching and learning using online communication.​
  • Students: Active phishing campaign targeting student email accounts

    Students: Active phishing campaign targeting student email accounts

    ​The United States Department of Education Federal Student Aid office has identified a malicious phishing campaign that may lead to potential fraud with student refunds and aid distributions.
  • Faculty, staff and student workers: Introducing Zoom at DePaul

    Faculty, staff and student workers: Introducing Zoom at DePaul

    Information Services is pleased to announce the availability of Zoom for employees at DePaul. Zoom is an enterprise video/web conferencing and collaboration solution.​
  • Faculty and Staff: Save the Date - State of the University Address - October 4, 2018

    Faculty and Staff: Save the Date - State of the University Address - October 4, 2018

    ​​DePaul President A. Gabriel Esteban, Ph.D. invites faculty and staff to attend the annual State of the University Address on Oct. 4 in the Holtschneider Performance Center.
  • The Hollywood Reporter ranks DePaul among Top 25 American Film Schools

    The Hollywood Reporter ranks DePaul among Top 25 American Film Schools

    ​The Hollywood Reporter ranks DePaul University 13th on its list of the Top 25 American Film Schools of 2018, in an issue released this week.​
  • Tickets go on sale Sept. 4 for

    Tickets go on sale Sept. 4 for 'Unveiled: A celebration of music at DePaul'

    ​Tickets for “Unveiled: A Celebration of Music at DePaul,” the School of Music’s 11-day festival in honor of the new Holtschneider Performance Center, will go on sale Sept. 4, beginning at 10 a.m. 
  • Attend the DePaul Experimental Film Summer Showcase this weekend

    Attend the DePaul Experimental Film Summer Showcase this weekend

    ​This weekend, the DePaul Experimental Film Summer Showcase will be part of the fifth annual Chicago Onscreen Local Film Showcase. DePaul’s curation will be featured on both Thursday, Aug. 30, at 9 p.m. and Friday, Aug. 31, at 7:30 p.m. at Ping Memorial Park.​
  • Next stop: Expanded shuttle service from the Loop

    Next stop: Expanded shuttle service from the Loop

    ​Earlier this month, the School of Cinematic Arts launched expanded shuttle service to Cinespace Chicago Film Studios from the DePaul Loop Campus. The shuttle now makes hourly departures, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., throughout the summer and during the school year.​
  • DePaul to screen new documentary on Chicago-based saint

    DePaul to screen new documentary on Chicago-based saint

    ​In honor of the 100th anniversary of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini's death, Lincoln Park filmmakers Lucia Mauro and Joe Orlandino will screen their new documentary, "Frances Xavier Cabrini: The People's Saint," in DePaul's Student Center on Monday, June 18 at 6:30 p.m.​
  • Procurement specialist

    Procurement specialist 'unplugs' with his first video game

    ​By day, Dillon Wallace works as a procurement specialist for DePaul's Department of Psychology. By night, he is a video game developer, whose hard work on his dream game is finally paying off. Wallace is a graduate of the DePaul College of Computing and Digital Media and officially released his first video game, "Funk Unplugged," this May.​
  • Prepare to attend commencement June 9-10 at Wintrust Arena

    Prepare to attend commencement June 9-10 at Wintrust Arena

    ​If you have plans to attend DePaul's commencement ceremonies this weekend, review the transportation and parking options available and make plans to arrive early. ​
  • Depaul USA brings Taylor Bennett to campus for gala

    Depaul USA brings Taylor Bennett to campus for gala

    ​On June 5, hip-hop artist Taylor Bennett will headline "Unlocking the Future," a gala hosted by Depaul USA in Cortelyou Commons. The gala will raise funds to provide homeless DePaul University students with support and a place to call home.​
  • Pick up regalia, tickets and more at commencement kick off event

    Pick up regalia, tickets and more at commencement kick off event

    ​DePaul graduates and faculty attending commencement should make plans to pick up their regalia next week at Commencement Kick Off Events held on both campuses.​
  • Community garden fundraiser assists residents residents looking to grow own fruits and vegetables

    Community garden fundraiser assists residents residents looking to grow own fruits and vegetables

    ​Vegetables grown on top of McGowan South will be on sale at an organic plant sale hosted by associate professor of biology William Gilliland. The sale, which benefits the Howard Area Community Garden, will run from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 2 at the garden.​
  • University to host annual DePaul SWAP rummage sale

    University to host annual DePaul SWAP rummage sale

    ​On Wednesday, June 13, the university will host its annual DePaul SWAP rummage sale on the Lincoln Park Campus. Proceeds from the sale help DePaul students in need. All members of the university community are invited to attend.​
  • DePaul honored with Franciscan Outreach Community Impact Award

    DePaul honored with Franciscan Outreach Community Impact Award

    ​On May 3, Franciscan Outreach presented DePaul with its Community Impact Award for the university's outstanding contributions to underserved communities throughout Chicago and the world. DePaul President A. Gabriel Esteban, Ph.D., accepted the award on behalf of the university at the Franciscan Outreach Spring Gala.​
  • Professor of management chosen as Fulbright specialist

    Professor of management chosen as Fulbright specialist

    ​Kenneth Thompson, a professor of management in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business, was chosen to be a Fulbright Specialist by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.​
  • Controversial bathroom law spawns

    Controversial bathroom law spawns 'Growing Up Blue,' a play on gender identity

    ​When North Carolina defined gender access to public bathrooms in 2016, people protested, corporations yanked expansion plans in the state, sports organizations canceled tournaments and celebrities boycotted. Chloë Orlando, a student in The Theatre School at DePaul University, wrote a play.​
  • Business faculty member honored in

    Business faculty member honored in '40 Under 40 Best Professors'

    ​Jim Mourey, a marketing professor in the Richard H. Driehaus College of Business, was honored in the 2018 list of "40 Under 40 Best Professors" by Poets & Quants, an online publication that covers the graduate business education market.​
  • Attend annual First-Year Program writing showcase

    Attend annual First-Year Program writing showcase

    ​​On Wednesday, May 23, the Department of Writing, Rhetoric and Discourse will host its annual Writing Showcase, featuring a range of writing, research and multimedia work composed by undergraduate students. All members of the DePaul community are invited to attend.
  • DePaul to host event on Catholic church, science and political power

    DePaul to host event on Catholic church, science and political power

    ​On Tuesday, May 22, the Department of Catholic Studies will host Francisco Malta Romeiras, a historian of science, for his talk titled "Catholic Church, Science and Political Power." This event is open to all members of the DePaul community.​
  • Students honored with

    Students honored with 'Fifty for the Future' award

    ​Seven DePaul University students were honored in the Illinois Technology Foundation's 2017 list of "Fifty for the Future," which highlights students who are excelling in the field of technology.​
  • DePaul to host

    DePaul to host 'Journalists of Color in the Trump Era: Between Reporting and Advocacy'

    ​On Thursday, May 17, the College of Communication will host a conversation about how the journalism landscape has changed for journalists of color since President Donald J. Trump took office. The event is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • DePaul makes list of Variety

    DePaul makes list of Variety's best film schools

    ​Last month, Variety named DePaul to its list of Best Film Schools of 2018. DePaul and 39 other schools across the country were honored for both their academic offerings and showbiz circles.​
  • DePaul receives honorable mention in 2018 Bateman Competition

    DePaul receives honorable mention in 2018 Bateman Competition

    ​The Public Relations Student Society of America highlighted a DePaul University team in the 2018 Bateman Case Study Competition. The "Fighting Five" received an honorable mention with their campaign for With Purpose, an organization that seeks to provide safe and effective treatment for children with cancer.​
  • Students receive Gilman and Critical Language scholarships

    Students receive Gilman and Critical Language scholarships

    ​This academic year, several DePaul University students were awarded the Critical Language and Gilman Scholarships, which help fund the studies of language and culture overseas.​
  • Attend 10th annual Service Speaks event

    Attend 10th annual Service Speaks event

    ​On Friday, May 11, DePaul will host the 10th annual Service Speaks event. This event will showcase the ways students work with community partners and faculty members to advance social justice in the Chicago area. The program is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • DePaul to host experimental film showcase

    DePaul to host experimental film showcase

    ​On Saturday, May 5, the School of Cinematic Arts will host the DePaul Experimental Film Showcase at the DePaul Art Museum. The event is free and open to all members of the university community. ​
  • DePaul makes list of top animation programs

    DePaul makes list of top animation programs

    ​This April, The Animation Career Review ranked DePaul's program 14th in its 2018 list of "Top 50 Animation Schools and Colleges in the U.S." The publication also named DePaul 10th in its "Top 25 Animation Schools and Colleges with Master of Fine Arts Programs" list and 2nd in its "Top 10 Animation Schools and Colleges with Master's Programs" list.​
  • Attend spring teaching and learning conference: Exploring the Power of Purpose

    Attend spring teaching and learning conference: Exploring the Power of Purpose

    ​A spring tradition at DePaul for more than 20 years, faculty and instructional staff are invited to share what works in the classroom with their peers at this year's Teaching and Learning Conference on May 11. The event is free and open to all DePaul faculty, staff and students. ​
  • Graduates and faculty: RSVP to attend June 8 Baccalaureate Mass

    Graduates and faculty: RSVP to attend June 8 Baccalaureate Mass

    ​The Baccalaureate Mass is a cherished annual event held in thanks for God's many blessings on DePaul's graduates. A reception will follow the Mass. ​
  • College of Education explores play as learning tool

    College of Education explores play as learning tool

    ​On Wednesday, May 2, Boston College's Peter Gray will visit DePaul to deliver a lecture about play and why it's an important vehicle for learning. Sponsored by the College of Education, the event is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • Department of Modern Languages to host spring cultural program

    Department of Modern Languages to host spring cultural program

    ​On Sunday, April 29, the Department of Modern Languages will host its 2018 spring cultural program. Co-sponsored by the Peruvian Arts Society, this year's program features a conversation with award-winning poet Odi Gonzales. The event is free and open to all members of the university community.​
  • The newest female voices in documentary filmmaking

    The newest female voices in documentary filmmaking

    ​On Wednesday, May 2, the College of Computing and Digital Media will host a premiere of four powerful short films by 16 female Chicago Housing Authority residents that document the unseen realities that surround them. The event is free and open to all members of the university community. ​
  • Students win Campus1871 competition

    Students win Campus1871 competition

    ​Last weekend, a DePaul student-led team won the annual Campus1871 competition hosted by 1871, Chicago's prestigious entrepreneurial technology hub.​
  • Campus Connect to receive update this summer

    Campus Connect to receive update this summer

    ​Information Services and several other groups across DePaul are currently working on an upgrade to the PeopleSoft product that drives Campus Connect. The upgrade is scheduled to begin Thursday, July 19 and last through Sunday, July 22.​
  • Attend DePaul

    Attend DePaul's second annual Purpose Pitch competition

    ​On Thursday, May 3, DePaul University's Coleman Entrepreneurship Center will host the second annual Purpose Pitch Competition at 1871 to explore the ideas of purpose driven startups in Chicago. ​
  • Shared resilience: A concert of music and dance

    Shared resilience: A concert of music and dance

    ​On Sunday, April 22, The Theatre School will host "Shared Resilience: A Concert of Music & Dance." The event is free, and all members of the university community are invited to attend.​
  • Abstraction and identity in DePaul Art Museum spring exhibitions

    Abstraction and identity in DePaul Art Museum spring exhibitions

    ​This Spring, DePaul Art Museum will offer an unconventional dialogue between two exhibitions. A third exhibition will showcase the museum's newly acquired artworks.​
  • DePaul esports teams advance to semifinals of BIG EAST invitational

    DePaul esports teams advance to semifinals of BIG EAST invitational

    ​After a dominating weekend that saw both DePaul esports teams go undefeated in the opening round of the BIG EAST Esports Invitational, the Blue Demons will be back in action this Saturday and Sunday as the No. 1 seed for the semifinals of both the League of Legends and Rocket League tournaments.​
  • DePaul to host fashion revolution fair

    DePaul to host fashion revolution fair

    ​On Friday, April 20, DePaul will host Fashion Revolution, an event that seeks to address the question: How can we support ethical and sustainable practices in our apparel choices?​
  • Students take top honors at Arthur W. Page Society competition

    Students take top honors at Arthur W. Page Society competition

    ​DePaul University students claimed top prizes in the 2018 Arthur W. Page Society national corporate communication case study competition. This recognition maintains a five-year winning streak for the College of Communication. ​
  • DePaul alumni receive Chicago Scholar

    DePaul alumni receive Chicago Scholar's 35 Under 35 award

    ​This year, Chicago Scholars recognized DePaul University alumni Norma Manjarrez and Sufyan Sohel with its 35 Under 35 award. ​
  • University to host lecture on the Bulgarian presidency of the EU

    University to host lecture on the Bulgarian presidency of the EU

    ​On Wednesday, April 18, the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences will host a public lecture by Ivan Anchev, Consul General of the Republic of Bulgaria. All members of the university community are invited to attend.
  • BIG EAST esports invitational set for this weekend

    BIG EAST esports invitational set for this weekend

    ​The inaugural BIG EAST eSports Invitational kicks off this weekend at DePaul's new eSports Gaming Center on the Loop Campus. A pair of Blue Demon teams will play fellow BIG EAST foes in two online games, League of Legends and Rocket League, in the hopes of advancing to next weekend's "final four" championship matches.​
  • DePaul wins for best education program at PRWeek Awards

    DePaul wins for best education program at PRWeek Awards

    ​Last month, DePaul's public relations and advertising program won the 2018 Outstanding PR Education Program of the Year award at the 19th annual PRWeek Awards. ​
  • Scholar-artists Duignan and Harper receive City of Chicago grants

    Scholar-artists Duignan and Harper receive City of Chicago grants

    ​Jim Duignan, associate professor and chair of Visual Arts in the College of Education; and Rachel Harper, adjunct faculty member in the College of Education, have each been awarded Individual Artists Program grants from the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. ​
  • City Hall pays tribute to Blue Demon success

    City Hall pays tribute to Blue Demon success

    ​Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago's aldermen paid tribute to DePaul’s women's basketball program on March 28 for competing in its 16th consecutive NCAA tournament.​
  • Business and commercial law journal to host annual symposium

    Business and commercial law journal to host annual symposium

    ​The Business and Commercial Law Journal will host its annual symposium on Friday, April 6 at the Art Institute of Chicago. This year's symposium will examine the various legal implications surrounding Chicago's real estate market. ​
  • Faculty and Staff: RSVP for Take Your child to Work Day

    Faculty and Staff: RSVP for Take Your child to Work Day

    ​The DePaul Parent Connection and the Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity invite faculty and staff to register for Take Your Child to Work Day 2018, scheduled for Thursday, April 26. Registration is required and due by Friday, April 13. ​
  • Faculty make the news: Join the DePaul experts guide

    Faculty make the news: Join the DePaul experts guide

    ​Faculty who wish to serve as expert sources are encouraged to join the DePaul Newsroom Experts Guide, a searchable database designed for journalists. It is updated regularly, but faculty must opt-in to the guide by creating a profile. ​
  • Win up to $1,000 at the Humanities Center

    Win up to $1,000 at the Humanities Center's Family Feud

    ​On Wednesday, April 4, the DePaul Humanities Center will host the fifth annual Scholar's Game Night. This year, participants have the opportunity to win up to $1,000 in DePaul's version of the television game show, Family Feud.
  • Faculty and staff: Join the DePaul Women

    Faculty and staff: Join the DePaul Women's Network

    ​The DePaul Women's Network is seeking team member and director applications for the 2018-19 academic year. Applications are due Friday, April 6.​
  • Apply for second annual Purpose Pitch Competition

    Apply for second annual Purpose Pitch Competition

    ​Have an idea for a purpose driven startup in Chicago? Submit your application by April 6 to participate in the second annual Purpose Pitch Competition. Hosted by DePaul's Coleman Entrepreneurship Center, the competition will take place on May 3. All DePaul faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to apply.​
  • DePaul discount to Chicago Ideas Curiosity Series

    DePaul discount to Chicago Ideas Curiosity Series

    ​As part of DePaul's sponsorship of Chicago Ideas Week, the DePaul community can purchase tickets to the 2018 Curiosity Series events using a 15 percent discount code. ​
  • CWCIT to host

    CWCIT to host 'Daughters of Wisdom' conference

    ​DePaul's Center for World Catholicism and Intercultural Theology will host "Daughters of Wisdom: Women and Leadership in the Global Church" April 6-8. The conference is free and all members of the university community are invited to attend. ​
  • University to host 28th annual Law Review Symposium

    University to host 28th annual Law Review Symposium

    ​On Friday, March 23, DePaul will host the 28th annual Law Review Symposium in honor of distinguished College of Law professor M. Cherif Bassiouni and his contributions to the university. The event is free, and all members of the university are invited to attend.
  • University makes list of best design programs

    University makes list of best design programs

    ​Earlier this month, the Princeton Review named the College of Computing and Digital Media to its lists of "Top 50 Undergraduate Schools to Study Game Design for 2018" and "Top 25 Graduate Schools to Study Game Design for 2018."​
  • DePaul alum wins NAACP Theatre award

    DePaul alum wins NAACP Theatre award

    ​On Feb. 26, Sammie Wayne IV, a graduate of DePaul's College of Computing and Digital Media, won an NAACP Theatre Award for Best Male Lead Role in a 99 Seat Theater for his performance in "No Place to be Somebody."​
  • Shailja Sharma receives 2018-19 Fulbright award

    Shailja Sharma receives 2018-19 Fulbright award

    ​Shailja Sharma, a professor of international studies and director of DePaul's Refugee and Forced Migration Studies program, has received a 2018-19 J. William Fulbright Scholarship. Beginning in fall 2018, Sharma will use the grant to conduct research at the Center for Study of Developing Societies in New Delhi, India. ​
  • Faculty and staff: Annual budget forum hosted by Staff Council, March 21

    Faculty and staff: Annual budget forum hosted by Staff Council, March 21

    ​On Wednesday, March 21, Staff Council will host its annual budget forum on the Loop Campus. All faculty and staff are encouraged to attend and submit questions for the Q & A with Executive Vice President Jeff Bethke and Provost Marten denBoer. Questions must be submitted by Friday, March 9.​
  • Celebrating women: DePaul Magazine releases winter issue

    Celebrating women: DePaul Magazine releases winter issue

    ​Just in time for International Women's Day on March 8, DePaul Magazine has released its winter 2018 issue highlighting a number of female alumni and faculty changing the face of their industries. Read on to see what's inside the latest issue of the magazine.​
  • DePaul alum wins Academy Award

    DePaul alum wins Academy Award

    ​Molly Carter, a 1996 graduate of DePaul's College of Communication, won a 2018 Academy Award for the film, "Dear Basketball." Carter is credited as one of four executive producers for the animated short film. ​
  • DePaul to host adjunct faculty networking events

    DePaul to host adjunct faculty networking events

    ​On March 5 and 8, the Workplace Environment Committee will host two networking events for DePaul adjunct faculty members. The event is free, but attendees are encouraged to RSVP. ​
  • Blue Demon Challenge surpasses goal, unlocks $50,000 matching gift

    Blue Demon Challenge surpasses goal, unlocks $50,000 matching gift

    ​Last week, more than 1,000 donors decided to meet the Blue Demon Challenge and unlock a generous matching gift. In total, the one-day giving marathon raised $120,506 for the university, and DePaul students had a significant role in making this year's challenge a success.​
  • Last chance this season to see DePaul basketball a Wintrust Arena

    Last chance this season to see DePaul basketball a Wintrust Arena

    ​This weekend, the DePaul University community has its last chance to be part of Wintrust Arena’s inaugural season. DePaul will host men's basketball versus Xavier, and the BIG EAST women's basketball tournament March 3-6.​
  • Join the Blue Demon Challenge, Feb. 22

    Join the Blue Demon Challenge, Feb. 22

    ​As part of Blue Demon Week 2018, on Feb. 22 DePaul will host its fifth annual Blue Demon Challenge, a one-day giving marathon benefiting the university. If 1000 people make a gift of any size, an anonymous donor will give $50,000 to the university.​
  • Women on top: Hispanic women in advertising

    Women on top: Hispanic women in advertising

    ​DePaul University and Michigan State University, with the support of the Instituto Cervantes and UNAM Chicago, will host an exhibit and panel about Hispanic women in advertising on March 6. This exhibit includes original work by the Club de Creativos of Madrid, as well as work from Latin American creatives.​
  • Discounted tickets available for Chicago Ideas event on interfaith activism

    Discounted tickets available for Chicago Ideas event on interfaith activism

    ​The nonprofit organization Chicago Ideas is offering the DePaul community a 15 percent discount to attend a Feb. 23 event on interfaith activism in this time of increasing polarization.​
  • Students: Office of PR and Communications in search of spring interns

    Students: Office of PR and Communications in search of spring interns

    ​Attention students: Are you looking to improve your writing and communication skills this spring? DePaul's Office of Public Relations and Communications is now accepting applications for spring quarter internship positions.​
  • DePaul to host HACK2IMPACT event

    DePaul to host HACK2IMPACT event

    On Feb. 23-25, DePaul's Idea Realization Lab will host HACK2IMPACT, a service-themed hackathon. Students and alumni from... read more
  • Studio Chi to host events highlighting

    Studio Chi to host events highlighting 'Music Time in Africa' radio program

    ​On Feb. 22 and 23, join DePaul’s Studio CHI for events featuring University of Michigan faculty members Kelly M. Askew and Paul Conway, who head the ethical access initiative, "Music Time in Africa," the oldest and longest running English-language radio program broadcast to the African continent by the Voice of America.​
  • Institute of Global Homelessness co-founder Mark McGreevy speaks at United Nations meeting

    Institute of Global Homelessness co-founder Mark McGreevy speaks at United Nations meeting

    ​At the beginning of February, Mark McGreevy, the co-founder of the Institute for Global Homelessness, shared a speech at the third meeting of the Commission for Social Development within the United Nations. ​
  • DePaul to host Big Shoulders international student film festival

    DePaul to host Big Shoulders international student film festival

    ​On Saturday, Feb. 17, DePaul will host the Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival. Co-sponsored by the Division of Mission and Ministry, the festival is dedicated to presenting the work of innovative student filmmakers from around the world.​
  • College of Law to host events for Violence Awareness Week

    College of Law to host events for Violence Awareness Week

    ​This February, DePaul's Schiller DuCanto and Fleck Family Law Center will host a number of events aimed at raising awareness of relationship violence. All members of the university community are invited to take part in the week's programming.​
  • University to host events for Black History Month

    University to host events for Black History Month

    ​This February, DePaul will host a number of events in honor of Black History Month. All members of the university community are invited to attend.​
  • DePaul student named to list of science leaders, innovators

    DePaul student named to list of science leaders, innovators

    ​This year, The Mars Generation named DePaul's Melissa Vazquez-Hornik to its list of 24 Under 24 Leaders and Innovators in STEAM and Space. ​
  • Faculty and staff:

    Faculty and staff: 'Teaching with the Museum' happy hour

    ​The Office for Teaching, Learning and Assessment and the University Center for Writing-based Learning invite faculty and staff to the "Teaching with the Museum" happy hour on Thursday, Feb. 15. ​
  • Philosophy circle tackles subject of love

    Philosophy circle tackles subject of love

    ​The Department of Philosophy wants to talk about love at its Feb. 14 philosophy circle event. Elizabeth Rottenberg, an associate professsor of philosophy, will lead the discussion, which starts at 6 p.m. ​
  • University community to receive free admission to Art Institute of Chicago

    University community to receive free admission to Art Institute of Chicago

    ​On Saturday, Feb. 10, all DePaul faculty, staff and students can use their DePaul IDs to gain free admission to the Art Institute of Chicago, as part of “University Partner Day.” ​
  • Students: Performers needed for summer program

    Students: Performers needed for summer program

    ​Interested in acting? Want to help welcome incoming students to DePaul through theater? Apply to be a cast member in the Educational Theatre Company for this coming summer. Applications are due Feb. 12. ​
  • Staff: Attend a Chicago Quarter Program meet and greet

    Staff: Attend a Chicago Quarter Program meet and greet

    ​On Friday, Feb. 2, organizers of the Chicago Quarter Program will host a meet and greet for prospective staff mentors, also known as staff professionals. ​
  • DePaul to host conference analyzing link between brain injury and domestic violence

    DePaul to host conference analyzing link between brain injury and domestic violence

    ​On Wednesday, Feb. 28, DePaul will host a conference where all members of the university community can learn about the links between brain injuries and domestic violence. Registration is due Feb. 21. ​
  • Faculty and staff: Say cheese! It

    Faculty and staff: Say cheese! It's walk-in portrait time

    ​Start the new year with a new professional portrait for your department website, social media sites and publications. The Office of Public Relations and Communications Visual Services team invites faculty and staff to Walk-in Portrait Days at the Lincoln Park and Loop Campuses. ​
  • DePaul hosts screening of

    DePaul hosts screening of 'Mavis!' documentary

    ​The Department of English will host a screening of the film “Mavis!” on Wednesday, Jan. 31. WBEZ’s Greg Kot is the event’s special guest and will answer questions after the screening.​
  • Geography students earn outstanding student awards

    Geography students earn outstanding student awards

    ​This month, the Illinois Geographic Information Systems Association named DePaul students Brooke Robinson and Alex Temes as recipients of the 2017 Outstanding Student Award. ​
  • Coleman Entrepreneurship Center symposium to discuss diversity in entrepreneurial organizations

    Coleman Entrepreneurship Center symposium to discuss diversity in entrepreneurial organizations

    ​The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center invites the DePaul community to be a part of a meaningful conversation about the challenges and opportunities of diversity in entrepreneurship organizations on Monday, Jan 29.​
  • Faculty and staff: University to host events for parents and families

    Faculty and staff: University to host events for parents and families

    ​In the coming months, the university will host a number of events tailored for DePaul parents and families.​
  • 'Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play' takes different approach to storytelling

    ​The Theatre School at DePaul University presents "Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play," written by American playwright Anne Washburn and directed by graduate student Jeremy Aluma, with music by American composer Michael Friedman.​
  • Associate professor to appear on C-SPAN

    Associate professor to appear on C-SPAN's American History TV

    ​On Saturday, Jan. 20, Mark Pohlad, an associate professor of history of art and architecture at DePaul, will appear on C-SPAN3, also known as American History TV.​
  • Student cultural and resource centers to host grand opening event

    Student cultural and resource centers to host grand opening event

    ​Construction is now complete on the new student cultural and resource centers in Lincoln Park on the third floor of the O'Connell Building. A grand opening is scheduled from 12-3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25. ​
  • Human rights activist to speak about extrajudicial killings in the Philippines

    Human rights activist to speak about extrajudicial killings in the Philippines

    ​On Thursday, Jan. 25 the Rev. Amado Picardal, C.Ss.R., will give the third talk in DePaul's Center for World Catholicism and Intercultural Theology's "Corporal Works of Mercy" lecture series. ​
  • DePaul to host discussion of Mavis Staples, songs of protest

    DePaul to host discussion of Mavis Staples, songs of protest

    ​On Wednesday, Jan. 17, Vocalo Radio's Ayana Contreras will join DePaul's Francesca Royster and Amor Kohli to discuss selections from Mavis Staples' vibrant catalog, along with other songs of resistance and protest. ​
  • The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. to speak at annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. prayer breakfast

    The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. to speak at annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. prayer breakfast

    ​On Jan. 16, the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. will speak at DePaul's 21st annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast. All members of the university community are invited to attend. ​
  • Faculty and staff: Take your child to work day 2018

    Faculty and staff: Take your child to work day 2018

    ​Save the date! DePaul will host its second Take Your Child to Work Day on April 26, 2018. Faculty and staff will have the opportunity to participate in a day of learning and engagement with their children. Stay tuned for more details.​
  • Staff: Chicago Quarter Program seeks mentors

    Staff: Chicago Quarter Program seeks mentors

    ​Staff members, are you looking for a way to have a meaningful impact on first-year students? Consider becoming a Chicago Quarter staff professional. ​
  • Children

    Children's theatre production puts focus on fairness, friendship in 'Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook'

    ​The Theatre School at DePaul University will present "Junie B. Jones Is Not A Crook," written by Allison Gregory, adapted from the book series by Barbara Park and directed by Krissy Vanderwarker. The children’s production runs Jan. 11 through Feb. 17 at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre.​
  • Associate professor wins award from American Musicological Society

    Associate professor wins award from American Musicological Society

    ​This December, Allison McCracken, an associate professor of American Studies, received the 2017 Philip Brett Award from the American Musicological Society for her book, "Real Men Don′t Sing: Crooning in American Culture." ​
  • December Appreciation Days for faculty and staff

    December Appreciation Days for faculty and staff

    ​If you're still looking for gifts to give this holiday season, DePaul's Barnes and Noble bookstores are here to help. Appreciation Days are back Dec. 14 – 19 for faculty and staff.​
  • Last chance: TEDx speaker applications due Monday, Dec. 11

    Last chance: TEDx speaker applications due Monday, Dec. 11

    ​If you want to be a speaker at DePaul's upcoming TEDx, you'll need to act fast: Monday, Dec. 11 is the deadline for DePaul students, faculty, staff and alumni to apply.​
  • DePaul participates in annual angel tree toy drive

    DePaul participates in annual angel tree toy drive

    ​If you’re on the Loop Campus and looking for a way to give back this December, the holiday trees located in the 55 E. Jackson Blvd. building may have the answer. All DePaul community members are welcome to stop by the building to take an Angel Tree gift tag and purchase a present to bring cheer to a child in need.​
  • Adjunct faculty member seeks volunteers for Chicago Marathon

    Adjunct faculty member seeks volunteers for Chicago Marathon

    ​In continued support of his mission to give back, the School for New Learning's Tom Nowak is looking to the DePaul community for volunteers for this year’s Chicago Marathon on Oct. 8. ​
  • DePaul student speaks at United Nations General Assembly

    DePaul student speaks at United Nations General Assembly

    ​On Wednesday, Sept. 20, DePaul junior Baylee Ritter spoke about oceanic management at an opening ceremony for the 2017 United Nations General Assembly.​
  • September 2017 walk-in portrait days

    September 2017 walk-in portrait days

    ​Is your professional photo out of date? Maybe you got a new haircut or shaved that beard and want to show off your new look? The Office of Public Relations and Communications is here to help you strike a pose this September.​
  • DePaul alumna finalist for NCAA woman of the year

    DePaul alumna finalist for NCAA woman of the year

    ​Jessica January, a 2017 graduate of DePaul University, has been selected as a finalist for the NCAA Woman of the Year award.​
  • Get a glimpse of the new basketball court at the Wintrust Arena

    Get a glimpse of the new basketball court at the Wintrust Arena

    ​As construction of Wintrust Arena nears completion, the DePaul men's and women's basketball court was laid for the first time, giving a glimpse of what fans can expect to see at the opening game against Notre Dame on Nov. 11.​
  • DePaul receives 2017 Excellence in Diversity award

    DePaul receives 2017 Excellence in Diversity award

    ​This past August, INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine named the recipients for its Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award. For the fourth year in a row, DePaul is among the 80 colleges and universities awarded this recognition.​
  • Last Chance: Win your ticket to Chicago Ideas Week

    Last Chance: Win your ticket to Chicago Ideas Week

    ​DePaul faculty and staff can win a ticket to any of Chicago Ideas Week's available stage programs happening October 16-22. ​
  • Faculty and staff invited to attend State of the University address

    Faculty and staff invited to attend State of the University address

    ​DePaul University invites faculty and staff to the first State of the University Address on Friday, Sept. 15, at Wintrust Arena. President A. Gabriel Esteban, Ph.D., will discuss the current landscape of the university and the strategic planning process.​
  • New way to tell Newsline about your upcoming event

    New way to tell Newsline about your upcoming event

    ​This summer, the Newsline team developed a quick online form to help streamline the process of featuring upcoming campus events at DePaul.​
  • DePaul hosts inaugural Loop Block Party

    DePaul hosts inaugural Loop Block Party

    ​To kick off the 2017-18 year, DePaul University will host the first ever Loop Block Party on Wednesday, Sept. 6 in Prtizker Park.​
  • Don

    Don't miss Hoops, DePaul's K9S for Cops contributions

    ​This weekend is your last chance to see Hoops, DePaul University’s contribution to the public art campaign K9s for Cops, located at 12 S. Michigan Avenue. ​
  • CALL FOR SPEAKERS: TEDX COMES TO DEPAUL UNIVERSITY APRIL 29

    CALL FOR SPEAKERS: TEDX COMES TO DEPAUL UNIVERSITY APRIL 29

    ​In the spirit of other popular TEDx talks, speakers and performers interested in applying for TEDx DePaul University should be devoted to creating "ideas worth spreading." Applications are being accepted until Feb. 19 at 5 p.m.​​