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  • Faculty and staff: Become a MEAL with DePaul host

    Faculty and staff: Become a MEAL with DePaul host

    ​Each quarter, MEAL with DePaul invites faculty and staff to host international students in their homes for a meal during the quarter. This spring's MEAL with DePaul evens are set for May 18 and June 1. Applications to host a spring 2019 meal will be accepted until Friday, April 19​.  ​
  • Statement on Campus Free Speech Executive Order

    Statement on Campus Free Speech Executive Order

    ​DePaul University’s long held commitment to speech and expression is outlined in The Guiding Principles for Speech and Expression at DePaul University. We are reviewing the federal administration’s ‘free inquiry’ executive order issued this week. We cannot know the full effect of the order before it is implemented. However, at this point, we do not anticipate any changes to DePaul’s current policy and practice.​​
  • Students help DePaul earn ‘Tree Campus USA’ recognition

    Students help DePaul earn ‘Tree Campus USA’ recognition

    ​Just in time for spring, DePaul has been recognized as a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. This is the first time DePaul has received the distinction, which honors universities for promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in the spirit of conservation.​
  • Memorial service set for David Drehmer

    Memorial service set for David Drehmer

    ​After decades of service to DePaul, David Drehmer, an associate professor of management in the Driehaus College of Business, died on Feb. 5. Faculty and staff are invited to a memorial service for Drehmer, scheduled for April 6 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Cortelyou Commons.​
  • DePaul is among Peace Corps’ 2019 top volunteer-producing schools

    DePaul is among Peace Corps’ 2019 top volunteer-producing schools

    ​For the second year in a row, DePaul has been named to the Peace Corps’ list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities. There are 19 DePaul alumni currently volunteering in 15 countries around the world​.
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    Men's basketball runs past Central Michigan in CBI first round

    ​DePaul men's basketball took care of business in the first round of the Roman College Basketball Invitational Wednesday night at McGrath-Phillips Arena as the Blue Demons prevailed with a 100-86 win over Central Michigan. The Blue Demons return to action on Monday, March 25 in the quarterfinals of the CBI as they take on Longwood at McGrath-Phillips Arena.​
  • PRAD wins again in Page competition

    PRAD wins again in Page competition

    A team of Public Relations and Advertising graduate students from DePaul won first prize in the 2019 Arthur W. Page Society and Institute for Public Relations Case Study Competition in Corporate Communications.​
  • DePaul Hosts Central Michigan Wednesday in Lincoln Park in Round One of CBI

    DePaul Hosts Central Michigan Wednesday in Lincoln Park in Round One of CBI

    ​The DePaul men’s basketball team has been selected as one of 16 teams to play in the 2019 Roman College Basketball Invitational and is set to host Central Michigan in the first round. The game will be played at McGrath-Phillips Arena on Wednesday night at 7 p.m.​
  • Women’s hoops selection show party Monday, March 18

    Women’s hoops selection show party Monday, March 18

    ​With the DePaul Women punching their ticket to the NCAA Tournament for the 17th-year in a row -- it is now time to find out where the Blue Demons will be playing. Join head coach Doug Bruno and the 2019 BIG EAST Tournament Champions on Monday, March 18, for the free Selection Show at McGrath-Phillips Arena.
  • DePaul esports team in first place entering BIG EAST League of Legends playoffs

    DePaul esports team in first place entering BIG EAST League of Legends playoffs

    ​After cruising through the regular season with an 11-1 record, DePaul’s League of Legends esports team is the top seed for the upcoming BIG EAST playoffs, set for March 17.​
  • DePaul community members to share experience with gaming, esports at two C2E2 panels

    DePaul community members to share experience with gaming, esports at two C2E2 panels

    ​This year's Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo — or C2E2 — will feature a pair of DePaul panels that focus on gaming and esports in college. In addition, the university will co-sponsor the Overwatch Gaming Zone during the three-day expo set for March 22-24 at McCormick Place.​
  • BIG EAST Women’s Championship on Tuesday at Wintrust Arena

    BIG EAST Women’s Championship on Tuesday at Wintrust Arena

    ​With the semifinal games played on Monday, March 11, at Wintrust Arena, the DePaul women have a chance at winning their second straight BIG EAST Conference Tournament title tonight.  The championship game is slated for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12.​
  • Faculty and staff: Don

    Faculty and staff: Don't miss Lunch with Vincent on March 22

    ​This month, the Lunch with Vincent quarterly series continues with an event on Friday, March 22. John Culbert, dean of The Theatre School, will serve as guest speaker. All faculty and staff are welcome to attend. RSVPs are requested.​
  • Last chance to RSVP for Wes Moore visit

    Last chance to RSVP for Wes Moore visit

    ​On Thursday, March 14, combat veteran and best-selling author Wes Moore will deliver the keynote address at DePaul’s inaugural President’s Lecture Series. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Space is limited. ​
  • Staff: Attend upcoming Chicago Quarter Program Staff Professional info sessions

    Staff: Attend upcoming Chicago Quarter Program Staff Professional info sessions

    ​The Office of New Student and Family Engagement is currently recruiting Chicago Quarter Staff Professionals for fall 2019.  The office will host a number of information sessions in the coming weeks.​
  • Ash Wednesday services set for March 6

    Ash Wednesday services set for March 6

    ​For Catholics and many Christians around the world, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. There are many opportunities to join the DePaul community in prayer on Ash Wednesday on March 6.​
  • DePaul Opera Theatre presents:

    DePaul Opera Theatre presents: 'Hansel and Gretel'

    ​Once upon a time a composer and his sister wrote a fairy tale opera based on a story by the brothers Grimm. With a bombastic score, two mischievous children and one awfully wicked witch, 'Hansel and Gretel​' has been enchanting children and adults alike for over 100 years. On March 15 and 17, the DePaul Opera Theatre’s production takes you along with Hansel and Gretel, through the shadowy forest to a house made entirely of candy.​ All students, regardless of their educational institution, can receive one free ticket with a valid student ID.
  • Limited space remaining for Wes Moore

    Limited space remaining for Wes Moore's visit to DePaul

    ​On Thursday, March 14, combat veteran and best-selling author Wes Moore will deliver the keynote address at DePaul’s inaugural President’s Lecture Series. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Space is limited. ​
  • Papadopoulos receives national Excellence in Teaching Award

    Papadopoulos receives national Excellence in Teaching Award

    ​Urban and political geographer, Alex Papadopoulos, has been awarded the national Harm J. Blij Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Geography Teaching. The honor is presented by the American Association of Geographers and is considered to be  the most prestigious teaching award in the discipline.  
  • Coleman Entrepreneurship Center introduces walk-in Startup Clinic

    Coleman Entrepreneurship Center introduces walk-in Startup Clinic

    ​The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center introduces a walk-in Startup Clinic for members of the DePaul community. The next clinic days are scheduled for Feb. 21, March 1 and March 21. New and potential entrepreneurs are invited to meet with subject matter experts and successful entrepreneurs for guidance and business coaching.​
  • Business alumnus Richard H. Driehaus named a 2019 influential leader

    Business alumnus Richard H. Driehaus named a 2019 influential leader

    ​DePaul University business alumnus Richard H. Driehaus has been named to the 2019 Class of Influential Leaders by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business , the international business school accreditation organization.​
  • New businesses added to Demon Discounts

    New businesses added to Demon Discounts

    ​DePaul recently added a number of new business partners to the list of vendors available through Demon Discounts. From dining options to health and beauty services, these vendors provide an array of discounts to DePaul faculty, staff and students.​
  • Basketball plays three at Wintrust Arena this week

    Basketball plays three at Wintrust Arena this week

    ​DePaul men’s and women’s basketball teams have three games scheduled this week at Wintrust Arena.  The men host Creighton on Wednesday, Feb. 20, in their annual Cancer Awareness Pink game. The women finish the home portion of their schedule with games against Xavier and Butler on Friday, Feb. 22 and Sunday, Feb. 24. ​
  • Construction near Loop Campus could affect access to parking garages

    Construction near Loop Campus could affect access to parking garages

    ​Peoples Gas is continuing a major infrastructure upgrade project in the Loop along Plymouth Ct., Harrison St. to Congress Pkwy. and Van Buren St., Michigan Ave. to Wells St., and some of the adjacent cross streets. Beginning Monday, Feb. 18, some Loop Campus parking garage entrances and loading docks near the Loop Campus may be affected by construction zoning.​
  • Faculty and staff: Volunteer at the Blue Demon Pasta Dinner

    Faculty and staff: Volunteer at the Blue Demon Pasta Dinner

    ​Students Affairs is in search of faculty and staff volunteers for the Blue Demon Pasta Dinner, scheduled for 6 - 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27 in the Lincoln Park Student Center. Volunteers will help serve pasta to students, manage fun carnival games, and participate in a night that aims to celebrate the Blue Demon spirit. ​
  • Teaching Commons presents:

    Teaching Commons presents: 'Creative Coding'

    ​Codex Design Foundations is a series of friendly, guided, hands-on coding experiences intersecting basic design principles and fundamental computer programming concepts for beginners. Participants play and experiment with the relationships and behaviors of form, pattern, space, color, sequence, text, data and interaction, using introductory level computer programming concepts. All faculty and staff are invited to participate in the workshop, hosted by Teaching Commons.​
  • Faculty, staff and student employees: Smile for the camera! It

    Faculty, staff and student employees: Smile for the camera! It's walk-in portrait time

    The Office of Public Relations and Communications Visual Services team offers free walk-in portraits for faculty, staff and student employees. The next portrait days will be Tuesday, Feb. 19 in the Loop and Tuesday, Feb. 26 in Lincoln Park. Please be sure to bring your DePaul I.D​.
  • Meet 2018 Vinny Prize winners, take part this year

    Meet 2018 Vinny Prize winners, take part this year

    ​Calling all filmmakers, animators, and designers! The Division of Mission and Ministry is sponsoring a university-wide student and alumni competition for creative content that explores how career paths and academic pursuits can intersect with a deeper sense of purpose.​ Read on to learn more about the competition and view last year's winning pieces.
  • Best-selling author Wes Moore to speak at DePaul

    Best-selling author Wes Moore to speak at DePaul

    ​On Thursday, March 14, combat veteran and best-selling author Wes Moore will deliver the keynote address at DePaul’s inaugural President’s Lecture Series. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Space is limited. ​
  • Teaching Commons presents:

    Teaching Commons presents: 'How to get from here to there'

    ​On Feb. 28 and March 1, Teaching Commons will host workshops, titled "How to Get from Here to There: Providing Students with Multiple Access Points to Learning," that provide attendees with strategies on how to serve students who vary in age, ability and experience. The workshops are open to all faculty and staff. ​
  • Free pink shirt at DePaul

    Free pink shirt at DePaul's annual Play4Kay game Feb. 8

    ​Heading into the weekend and looking for something to do? The DePaul women’s basketball team will host Villanova on Friday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. and Georgetown at 2 p.m. on Sunday at McGrath-Phillips Arena on the Lincoln Park Campus. In an effort to paint the arena pink to bring awareness to the fight against canser, attendees of the Feb. 8 game can pick up a free pink DePaul t-shirt prior to the 7 p.m. tip against Villanova.​
  • DePaul esports team competing in BIG EAST League of Legends spring season

    DePaul esports team competing in BIG EAST League of Legends spring season

    ​After finishing second in the inaugural BIG EAST Esports Invitational last spring, the DePaul League of Legends team is back in action this winter and spring against fellow BIG EAST foes in an extended conference season.​
  • Graduate student wins 2019 Roger Ebert Fellowship

    Graduate student wins 2019 Roger Ebert Fellowship

    ​Whitney Spencer, a graduate student studying critical ethnic studies at DePaul, is a recipient of the sixth annual Roger Ebert Fellowship at the Sundance Institute. Spencer and the two other 2019 fellows had the opportunity to critique films and write reviews for RogerEbert.com during the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.​
  • College of Law to host summit on combating sex trafficking

    College of Law to host summit on combating sex trafficking

    ​The state of affairs of sex trafficking in the city of Chicago and what can be done to combat modern day slavery will be addressed in panel discussions on Feb. 11 during the 2019 summit on combating sex trafficking, hosted by the College of Law.​ The event is free and open to the public.
  • Register for the second annual Gnome Hunt

    Register for the second annual Gnome Hunt

    ​From Feb. 25 to March 1, the Office of Student Involvement will host DePaul's 2019 Gnome Hunt. Departments and student organizations across campus are invited to take part and decorate gnomes for the second annual scavenger hunt. The priority deadline for student organizations and departments across campus to adopt a gnome is Thursday, Feb. 7.
  • Faculty and staff: Google G-Suite now available

    Faculty and staff: Google G-Suite now available

    ​Google G Suite for Education is now available on the list of software services provided to DePaul faculty and staff. This new service became available Jan. 30, and provides DePaul employees with access to the G Suite of Google products using your DePaul email account. 
  • Faculty and staff: Attend winter Lunch with Vincent events

    Faculty and staff: Attend winter Lunch with Vincent events

    ​This winter, the Lunch with Vincent quarterly dialogue series will continue events on Thursday, Feb. 7 and Thursday, March 14. All faculty and staff are invited to attend. RSVPs are requested.​
  • DemonTHON

    DemonTHON's Miracles 'til Midnight is Feb. 6

    ​DemonTHON's annual 24-hour fundraising initiative, Miracles 'til Midnight, is Feb. 6-7 in the Lincoln Park Student Center Atrium. All faculty, staff, students and campus community members are invited to take part in the event.
  • Windows Upgrades available

    Windows Upgrades available

    ​DePaul employees running Windows 10 versions prior to the Fall Creators Update (Windows 1709) will soon see a popup message stating than an upgrade is available for installation. When prompted, Information Services strongly recommends users schedule their upgrade to occur outside of normal work hours. The upgrade to Fall Creators Update may take more than two hours to complete and may require several reboots. 
  • Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival showcases emerging filmmakers

    Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival showcases emerging filmmakers

    ​Student filmmakers from around the world will convene at DePaul University Feb. 1-2, 2019 to showcase their work at the Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival.
  • DePaul cancels classes for Tuesday evening (Jan. 29) and all day Wednesday (Jan. 30) due to extreme weather forecast

    DePaul cancels classes for Tuesday evening (Jan. 29) and all day Wednesday (Jan. 30) due to extreme weather forecast

    ​With a forecast of extreme cold weather conditions predicted for the Chicago area by the National Weather Service, DePaul University is canceling classes for Tuesday evening, Jan. 29, and all day Wednesday, Jan. 30. Both the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses will be closed beginning at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Employees, except those in essential roles, do not need to report to work.​
  • Blue Demon Week kicks off Jan. 27

    Blue Demon Week kicks off Jan. 27

    This year, DePaul will celebrate its sixth annual Blue Demon Week. From Sunday, Jan. 27, through Sunday, Feb. 3, the university will host activities designed to bring the DePaul community together and make us proud to be Blue Demons. From a dodgeball tournament to a birthday party for DIBS, DePaul's mascot, the celebratory week is packed with events for Blue Demons across campus and beyond.​
  • Save the date: Blue Demon Challenge is Jan. 31

    Save the date: Blue Demon Challenge is Jan. 31

    ​The Blue Demon Challenge is a day when alumni, parents, friends, students, faculty and staff come together to give back to DePaul, and this year, our challenge is bigger than ever.​ On Thursday, Jan. 31, your gift of any size can help us get one step closer to reaching our biggest goal ever – 2,000 donors in a single day. ​
  • Susan Bandes awarded Fulbright honor

    Susan Bandes awarded Fulbright honor

    ​In December, the Fulbright Program commission selected DePaul's Susan Bandes as a 2019 Fulbright Specialist. Bandes, an emeritus centennial distinguished professor of law, will work for a project at Uppsala University in Sweden beginning in May of this year.
  • Lincoln Park Chamber sponsors 43rd Ward Aldermanic Forum at DePaul

    Lincoln Park Chamber sponsors 43rd Ward Aldermanic Forum at DePaul

    ​DePaul’s Student Center will be the site for an upcoming 43rd Ward Aldermanic Candidates Forum, sponsored by the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce, on Monday, Jan 28 at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Members of the DePaul community, especially those who live in the 43rd Ward, are encouraged to attend.
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    DePaul's Society of Physics Students wins Outstanding Chapter Award

    ​In December, DePaul's chapter of the Society of Physics Students won the Outstanding Chapter Award from the organization's national office.​
  • Faculty and staff: General compliance training due Jan. 31

    Faculty and staff: General compliance training due Jan. 31

    ​General Compliance Training must be completed by all employees of DePaul University on an annual basis. General Compliance Training will be available for completion until Thursday, Jan. 31.
  • Take part in the 2019 Vinny Prize Mixer

    Take part in the 2019 Vinny Prize Mixer

    ​Do you do purpose-driven work? Do you have a socially conscious story to tell? Take part in the College of Computing and Digital Media’s inaugural Vinny Prize Mixer on Friday, Jan. 25. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate.​
  • William Cavanaugh interviewed for documentary on the church

    William Cavanaugh interviewed for documentary on the church

    ​William Cavanaugh, professor of Catholic Studies and director of the Center for World Catholicism and Intercultural Theology, appeared in five segments of the Centre for Public Christianity’s 2018 documentary “For the Love of God: How the church is better + worse than you ever imagined.”​
  • Reminder: RSVP for the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast

    Reminder: RSVP for the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast

    ​On Tuesday, Jan. 22, DePaul will host its 22nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast​. The annual event is part of the President's Signature Series. All members of the DePaul community are welcome to attend. Breakfast will be served.​
  • Light Up DePaul: Wifi project update

    Light Up DePaul: Wifi project update

    ​In early September, Information Services announced the WiFi improvement initiative, Light Up DePaul. The project is a significant investment DePaul is undertaking to improve the WiFi experience, provide 100 percent coverage, and improve speeds at DePaul. Since then, Information Services and Facilities Operations have made extensive progress toward enhancing WiFi service across campus. Read on​ for a full update from Information Services.
  • From the Acting Provost: Celebrate our BIG EAST All-Academic Team

    From the Acting Provost: Celebrate our BIG EAST All-Academic Team

    ​On Wednesday, Jan. 16, DePaul University’s BIG EAST All-Academic Team will be honored at a half-time ceremony during the men’s basketball game versus Butler at Wintrust Arena. Acting Provost Salma Ghanem invites all faculty and staff to attend the game to applaud DePaul student athletes and their many achievements. All faculty and staff who attend will be invited to the court to participate in the half-time recognition ceremony. ​
  • University to retire depaulsecure WiFi network

    University to retire depaulsecure WiFi network

    ​DePaul will retire the ‘depaulsecure’ WiFi networkon Friday, Feb. 1. If you have a device connecting to this network you must migrate it to the Eduroam WiFi network before this date to avoid losing network access. ​Read on for instructions on how to connect to Eduroam.
  • Students: Attend the 2019 Diversity Opportunities Networking Fair

    Students: Attend the 2019 Diversity Opportunities Networking Fair

    ​On Tuesday, Jan. 15, the Career Center will host the 2019 Diversity Opportunities Networking Fair in the Lincoln Park Student Center. All DePaul students and alumni are welcome to attend. 
  • Student named in Seventeen magazine

    Student named in Seventeen magazine's '2018 Voices of the Year'

    ​At the end of the fall quarter, "Seventeen" magazine released its "2018 Voices of the Year: 6 Women Under 21 Who are Changing the World." Among the honorees was undergraduate DePaul student and 2018 political candidate Bushra Amiwala. 
  • Faculty and staff: Submit a proposal for DePaul’s annual Teaching and Learning Conference

    Faculty and staff: Submit a proposal for DePaul’s annual Teaching and Learning Conference

    ​All DePaul faculty and staff members are invited to register and submit proposals for the annual Teaching and Learning Conference. The deadline for these proposals is Monday, Feb. 5. ​Faculty and staff looking for help with proposals are invited to attend writing workshops on Jan. 18 and 25.
  • Steans Center

    Steans Center's Community-based Service Learning Workshops return this quarter

    ​The Steans Center Community-based Service Learning Workshop Series will begin again this winter quarter and continue through the spring of 2019. Workshops will commence in January with Introduction to Community-based Service Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom, the Community, and Your Career. RSVPs for the first set of workshops are due Monday, Jan. 7.
  • IS to make update to DePaul email system

    IS to make update to DePaul email system

    ​Information Services will make an update to DePaul's email system that will impact all users. After this change is made, any email that comes from outside of DePaul will have the text '[Ext]' added to the beginning of the subject line of the email. This change is intended to help DePaul employees better identify emails coming from senders outside of DePaul. ​
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    Don't miss Blue Demon basketball during the holiday break

    ​While the university is set to close, Dec. 21-Jan. 1, the DePaul men’s and women’s basketball teams are scheduled to play four games over the holiday break, including BIG EAST Conference contests for both teams.​
  • College Magazine ranks DePaul among 10 best colleges for animation

    College Magazine ranks DePaul among 10 best colleges for animation

    ​DePaul University is listed among the 10 best colleges for animation in the just-released list by College Magazine. ​
  • Faculty and Staff: More Holiday Appreciation Days Announced

    Faculty and Staff: More Holiday Appreciation Days Announced

    ​Haven't checked everyone off your 2018 holiday shopping list yet? Not to worry, DePaul's Barnes and Noble bookstores have got you covered.  Additional Appreciation Days for faculty and staff will be Dec. 10 - 15. DePaul employees will receive an extra 10 percent discount on purchases at the campus bookstores.​
  • PRAD students win FOX Sports University competition for second year in a row

    PRAD students win FOX Sports University competition for second year in a row

    ​For the second year in a row, a team of DePaul students in Don Ingle’s Public Relations and Advertising class has won a competition and been awarded a rare trip from FOX Sports University.​
  • Dr. Esteban to keynote Celebrating Catholic Education Breakfast

    Dr. Esteban to keynote Celebrating Catholic Education Breakfast

    ​The Archdiocese of Chicago will host the 5th annual Celebrating Catholic Education Breakfast on Friday, Jan. 18. Dr. Gabriel Esteban, president of DePaul University, will deliver the keynote address. All proceeds benefit emergency tuition assistance, academic innovation and leadership programs. 
  • ACCU announces Father Holtschneider as its next president

    ACCU announces Father Holtschneider as its next president

    ​On Dec. 4, the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, located in Washington, D.C., announced its selection of the Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, C.M., as its next president.​
  • Information Services announces December 2018 maintenance dates

    Information Services announces December 2018 maintenance dates

    ​As usual for this time of the year, Information Services will perform maintenance on many different systems over the month of December. Read o​n to see dates and times of downtimes for the university's various platforms. 
  • DePaul receives Community Partner Award from 100 Club of Chicago

    DePaul receives Community Partner Award from 100 Club of Chicago

    ​The 100 Club of Chicago provides assistance, including scholarship aid, to families of fallen first responders in the Chicago area. This fall, the organization presented DePaul University with a "Community Partner Award" for matching, and in some cases exceeding, scholarship aid for many students through this partnership. ​
  • Annual Immigration Ministry Posada to stop at DePaul

    Annual Immigration Ministry Posada to stop at DePaul

    ​On Friday, Dec. 14, the Immigration Ministry’s 13th annual Posada will stop at the DePaul Center on the Loop Campus. All members of the university community are welcome to view the Posada, or walk and pray in solidarity with immigrants during the event.​
  • Students: Monarch Butterfly Scholarship applications due Dec. 6

    Students: Monarch Butterfly Scholarship applications due Dec. 6

    T​​he Monarch Butterfly Scholarship is an opportunity for returning immigrant undergraduate students. Applications for the 2018-19 Monarch Butterfly Scholarship are due to the Office of Multicultural Student Success by Thursday, Dec. 6, at 4 p.m.
  • Steans Center to wrap up fall 2018 workshop series

    Steans Center to wrap up fall 2018 workshop series

    ​The Steans Center’s 2018-19 Community-based Service Learning Series will wrap up the fall quarter with workshop number five, “Best Practices in Assessment for Community-based Service Learning,” on Dec. 6 and 7. The center also will hold an intensive two-day series of the fall 2018 workshops on Dec. 10 and 11. 
  • Information Services announces macOS Mojave support

    Information Services announces macOS Mojave support

    ​Apple's newest upgrade to the operating system for Mac computers, macOS Mojave, has been certified by DePaul as a supported version. Orders for new Mac computers may now resume, and users may begin upgrades to their computers at their convenience. ​
  • Faculty: Innovation in Teaching award submission deadline tomorrow

    Faculty: Innovation in Teaching award submission deadline tomorrow

    ​Since 201​5, DePaul has teamed with the Art Institute of Chicago to foster deeper connections between the institute and the broader university community. To encourage greater use of the Art Institute's resources, the Office of the Dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences has developed the Innovation in Teaching Award. Applications for this fall's award are due Wednesday, Nov. 28. ​
  • FEI Chicago names Jeff Bethke CFO of the Year

    FEI Chicago names Jeff Bethke CFO of the Year

    ​The Financial Executives International Chicago Chapter named Jeff Bethke as its 2018 CFO of the Year in the large not-for-profit organization category. Bethke, DePaul’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, accepted the award at the 8th Annual CFO of the Year Awards on Nov. 13 in Chicago. ​
  • Geography alumni win outstanding student awards

    Geography alumni win outstanding student awards

    ​The Illinois Geographic Information Systems Association named alumni Sarah Arnold and Brian Li, both in DePaul’s class of 2018, as the recipients of the organization’s 2018 Outstanding Student Award. The awards were presented at the ILGISA annual conference on Oct. 23.​​
  • 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 hos