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  • Film students showcase at Cannes

    Film students showcase at Cannes

    This month, faculty and students from the School of Cinematic Arts will showcase their projects and experience the 72nd Cannes Film Festival, one of the world’s largest and most impactful film events. Two Cannes programs, the Marché du Film and Court Métrage, will feature projects from DePaul students and faculty. 
  •  DePaul and Harper College to launch master

    DePaul and Harper College to launch master's degree in nursing

    ​DePaul will launch a new registered nurse to master of science in nursing program this fall at the University Center at Harper College. 
  • DePaul makes Variety

    DePaul makes Variety's list of best film schools

    ​Earlier this month, Variety named DePaul to its list of Best Film Schools of 2019. DePaul and 49 other schools across the country were honored for both their academic offerings and showbiz circles.​
  • Memorial mass scheduled for John P. Minogue

    Memorial mass scheduled for John P. Minogue

    ​John P. Minogue, DePaul University’s 10th president, passed away April 4 following a long illness. A memorial mass is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, in the Lincoln Park Parish Church.​
  • French students at DePaul create new translation of ‘The Killing Game’ for Chicago stage

    French students at DePaul create new translation of ‘The Killing Game’ for Chicago stage

    ​French language students at DePaul saw their translations come to life this month during a visit to The Red Orchid Theatre in Chicago. ​
  • Students invited to attend DePaul Listens

    Students invited to attend DePaul Listens

    ​All DePaul students are invited to attend DePaul Listens on Wednesday, May 22 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Cortelyou Commons. DePaul faculty will be on hand to listen to students share their views about recent events at DePaul, involving freedom of speech, academic freedom, and hate speech. The event is being organized by the faculty for the students.
  • Nursing faculty earns medal of distinction

    Nursing faculty earns medal of distinction

    ​At the beginning of May, the University of British Columbia School of Nursing awarded Paula N. Kagan, an associate professor in DePaul's School of Nursing, its Centenary Medal of Distinction. ​
  • Send off Blue Demon softball to the 2019 NCAA Tournament

    Send off Blue Demon softball to the 2019 NCAA Tournament

    ​This week, the DePaul softball team is heading to the NCAA Tournament in Ann Arbor.  All members of the university community are welcome to send off the 2019 BIG EAST Tournament Champion softball team Wednesday, May 15, in the Sullivan Athletic Center. ​
  • DePaul to host spring Adjunct and Term Faculty Appreciation Reception

    DePaul to host spring Adjunct and Term Faculty Appreciation Reception

    ​On Tuesday, May 14, DePaul will host an Adjunct and Term Faculty Appreciation Reception. The event is free and all adjunct and term faculty are welcome to attend.​
  • The Theatre School to host ‘Wrights of Spring’ festival

    The Theatre School to host ‘Wrights of Spring’ festival

    ​From May 14 – 26, The Theatre School at DePaul will host the “Wrights of Spring” festival. The events are free. All members of the university community are welcome to come together and celebrate the next generation of playwrights.​
  • RSVP for Thursday’s Grace Lee Boggs Heritage Breakfast

    RSVP for Thursday’s Grace Lee Boggs Heritage Breakfast

    ​On Thursday, May 9, DePaul will host the annual Grace Lee Boggs Heritage Breakfast. This second annual gathering celebrates the cultural heritage of the Asian/Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, activists for social justice, and the life and legacy of Grace Lee Boggs. The event is free and open to all students, staff, faculty and alumni.​
  • PRAD to host Women Leaders in Communication panel discussion

    PRAD to host Women Leaders in Communication panel discussion

    On Monday, May 13, the Public Relations and Advertising graduate program in the College of Communication is hosting “Women Leaders in Communication.” All members of the university community are welcome to attend.​
  • DePaul earns high scores in game design rankings

    DePaul earns high scores in game design rankings

    ​Game design programs in DePaul’s School of Design are among the country’s top ranked by Animation Career Review. Of the 144 schools that were under consideration, DePaul was ranked 12th nationally, 8th among private schools and first in the Midwest.​
  • Information Services to replace end point security for DePaul computers

    Information Services to replace end point security for DePaul computers

    ​As part of Information Services' efforts to improve security of the university’s computing assets and data, IS will begin rolling out an improved antivirus solution to all DePaul owned computers. The new solution is designed to provide considerably improved protection to campus computers, along with improved performance over the current antivirus solution, McAfee. IS will begin the roll out across campus this week, and continue the updates over a two month period.  
  • Mark your calendar for DePaul

    Mark your calendar for DePaul's spring Partner Night with the Art Institute

    ​Since 2015, DePaul has teamed with the Art Institute of Chicago to foster deeper connections between the institute and the broader university community. ​On Thursday, May 2, all DePaul faculty, staff and students can use their DePaul IDs to gain free admission to the Art Institute of Chicago for the spring 2019 "Partner Night with the Art Institute."​
  • DePaul to host 11th Annual World Catholicism Week Conference

    DePaul to host 11th Annual World Catholicism Week Conference

    ​As part of World Catholicism Week 2019, DePaul will host the 11th annual World Catholicism Week Conference on May 3 - 5, titled "Put Away Your Sword: Gospel Nonviolence in a Violent World." Organized by DePaul's Center for World Catholicism and Intercultural Theology, each year the event gathers scholars from around the world to explore a particular topic.​
  • Register for Vincentian Service Day

    Register for Vincentian Service Day

    ​Vincentian Service Day is Saturday, May 4. More than 1,500 DePaul students, faculty, staff and alumni will participate in a day of service with more than 50 community partners across the Chicagoland area. All members of the university community are encouraged to participate in the event.​
  • School of Music spring gala concert venue change

    School of Music spring gala concert venue change

    ​This year’s School of Music gala, scheduled for Wednesday, May 22, is just around the corner. With the Chicago Symphony Orchestra still on strike, organizers have decided to move the 2019 event to the Holtschneider Performance Center.​
  • Jeff Bethke wins Financial Executive of the Year Award

    Jeff Bethke wins Financial Executive of the Year Award

    ​​Financial Executives International has named Jeff Bethke, DePaul's executive vice president and chief financial officer, as the winner of its 2019 Financial Executive of the Year Award. Each year, the award is presented to individuals who have made an impact within their company and have shown exemplary leadership skills throughout their career.
  • Faculty: Apply for the Community-based Research Faculty Fellowship

    Faculty: Apply for the Community-based Research Faculty Fellowship

    ​The Steans Center for Community-based Service Learning will award up to three Community-based Research Faculty Fellowships for the 2019-20 academic year. The deadline for submissions is Thursday, May 30.
  • Chaz Ebert to co-host documentary film premiere

    Chaz Ebert to co-host documentary film premiere

    The DePaul/CHA Documentary Film Program will hold a premiere screening on Sunday, April 28, featuring four short documentary films, written and produced by Chicago Housing Authority youth. The screening also features a panel discussion with co-host of the premiere, Chaz Ebert. ​
  • Attend 11th annual Service Speaks symposium

    Attend 11th annual Service Speaks symposium

    ​​On Friday, May 3, DePaul will host the 11th annual Service Speaks symposium. This event will showcase the ways students work with community partners and faculty to advance social justice across the Chicagoland area. The program is free and open to all members of the university community.
  • Faculty and staff: Free tickets to

    Faculty and staff: Free tickets to 'Jane of the Jungle'

    ​DePaul faculty and staff can receive free tickets to the April 27 opening performance of "JANE OF THE JUNGLE," presented by The Theatre School. That Saturday’s performance also will include an autograph session with the cast after the performance. The show is recommended for ages 8 and up.
  • DePaul student to serve on Skokie school board

    DePaul student to serve on Skokie school board

    Bushra Amiwala, a Chicago native, activist and a student in the Driehaus College of Business, has been elected to the Skokie school board. Amiwala is the first Muslim American woman to win a seat on the seven-person board of Skokie School District 73.5., where she attended elementary and middle school years ago. ​
  • Jeff Bethke named to Mayoral transition team

    Jeff Bethke named to Mayoral transition team

    ​As Chicago prepares to welcome a new mayor, Jeff Bethke, executive vice president and chief financial officer for DePaul, has been asked to assist the incoming mayor with the transition, serving as an unpaid advisor for budget and municipal finances. Bethke will lead a transition task force focusing on the city’s budget deficit and related financial issues.​
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    Faculty and staff: Don't miss spring 2019 Lunch with Vincent series

    ​This spri​ng, the Lunch with Vincent series will continue with events in April and May. All Faculty and staff are invited to have share with colleagues, have meaningful conversation and learn more about the Vincentian spirit and mission as it applies to daily life at DePaul. RSVPs are requested.
  • DePaul leaders named to mayoral transition teams

    DePaul leaders named to mayoral transition teams

    ​On May 20, Lori Lightfoot will be sworn in as Chicago's 56th mayor. As she and her team prepare for their time in office, they have asked a number of DePaul leaders from across the university to assist with the transition, serving as unpaid advisors for a number of teams and committees.​
  • Faculty and staff: DePaul to upgrade email system

    Faculty and staff: DePaul to upgrade email system

    ​Information Services is currently in the process of upgrading our Exchange email system used by all DePaul employees to Exchange 2016. The upgrade process, which will involve the migration of mailboxes from the old system to the new system, will be ongoing over the next several months. 
  • Faculty and staff: RSVP for Take Your Child to Work Day 2019

    Faculty and staff: RSVP for Take Your Child to Work Day 2019

    ​The DePaul Parent Connection invites faculty and staff to register for Take Your Child to Work Day 2019. On Thursday, April 25, DePaul faculty and staff have the opportunity to participate in a day of learning and engagement with their children. RSVPs are due Thursday, April 11.
  • Community Service Scholarship applications due April 19

    Community Service Scholarship applications due April 19

    ​Current DePaul freshmen are invited to apply for the Steans Center's Community Service Scholarship. Applications are due by Friday, April 19.​
  • Faculty and staff: Attend the spring 2019 vendor fair

    Faculty and staff: Attend the spring 2019 vendor fair

    ​Every year, Procurement Services hosts a vendor fair at each campus. Faculty and staff are invited to the spring vendor fair on the Lincoln Park Campus, scheduled for Thursday, April 11, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.​
  • Faculty and staff: Participate in A Day with Vincent Spiritual Retreat

    Faculty and staff: Participate in A Day with Vincent Spiritual Retreat

    ​On Friday, April 12, the Division of Mission and Ministry will host A Day with Vincent: Spiritual Retreat​. All faculty and staff are welcome to come together to enrich their spirituality, strengthen the DePaul community and deepen their understanding of the Vincentian mission.​
  • DePaul alum, faculty win at 2019 SXSW film festival

    DePaul alum, faculty win at 2019 SXSW film festival

    The film, "Saint Frances," directed by Alex Thompson, a 2017 graduate of the College of Computing and Digital Media, and produced by James Choi and Raphael Nash, School of Cinematic Arts faculty, was among the winners at the 2019 South by Southwest Conference and Festivals.​
  • Student named 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

    Student named 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

    ​Campus Compact​ recently named Ben Raanan, a student in DePaul's Master of Fine Arts directing program in The Theatre School, as a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow. In addition to his role as a student, Raanan is a theatre director, educator and disability advocate.​
  • Construction scheduled for Loop Campus

    Construction scheduled for Loop Campus

    ​Beginning the week of April 8 and continuing through the end of July, the vaulted sidewalk in front of the Lewis Center and O'Malley Building will be replaced. The work will have an impact on the entire Jackson Blvd. side of the building, and a portion of Wabash Ave.​
  • 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.​
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    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. ​
  • Don

    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