Stories

Telpochcalli Community Education Project

Telpochcalli Community Education Project

Parents work together at the Telpochcalli Community Education Project (TCEP) in the Little... read more

Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies

Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies

DePaul alum Raika Nuñez remembers when she first came to DePaul from Bryn Athyn, a suburb of... read more

Learning Biology Through Designing STEM Games

Learning Biology Through Designing STEM Games

Students in Jessica Pamment’s Introduction to Biology classes have long been accustom to... read more

ABCD Institute Makes DePaul Home

ABCD Institute Makes DePaul Home

In late 2016, DePaul welcomed the Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) Institute to the Steans Center as its... read more

Profile: John McKnight, Co-Founder, ABCD Institute

Profile: John McKnight, Co-Founder, ABCD Institute

“I think we are already part of a movement to recover the capacity of local... read more

Student Group Works to Improve Literacy Rates at Cook Count Jail

Student Group Works to Improve Literacy Rates at Cook Count Jail

Since the beginning of the academic year, a new student group, Students Against Incarceration, has held a book group... read more

Selfless Service: Nursing Students Launch Outreach Programs

Selfless Service: Nursing Students Launch Outreach Programs

Open to Latina women and their children, Maryclaret Ndubuisi-Obi's initiative offers regular exercise sessions,... read more

Transformative Learning in Merida

Transformative Learning in Merida

Students are placed in homestays, study Spanish, take a relevant course from a DePaul faculty member in residence, and study Critical Community Engagement, while working on projects in led by a grassroots women's organization in Mérida, Mexico

MA in Sustainable Urban Development Students Strategize Future of Cities

MA in Sustainable Urban Development Students Strategize Future of Cities

With more than half the planet living in cities, there is no more pressing issue than to determine how to develop... read more

Nursing Students Engage Chicago Communities

Nursing Students Engage Chicago Communities

A Chicago-area family takes a child to a doctor’s office. Does the nurse greeting them know much about the family’s... read more

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program: DePaul Students and Prison Inmates Learn Together

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program: DePaul Students and Prison Inmates Learn Together

Walking through the doors of Stateville Correctional Center near Joliet, Illinois is not the typical university... read more

Human Resources Management: A frontier of graduate service learning

Human Resources Management: A frontier of graduate service learning

Compensation, recruitment and selection - graduate students in Human Resources are finding an innovative way to... read more