In the most recent Student Government Association elections, students said "Yes" on a referendum to add $2 to the quarterly student activity fee, an increase from $25 to $27. This increase will support a scholarship for those who are ineligible to file for federal aid. In recognition of the referendum, the Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., president of DePaul, approved the fee increase just a few days following the announcement of the results.
For the second year in a row, TEDxDePaulUniversity inspired more than 130 attendees and provoked important conversation within the DePaul community through the theme "Courage to Connect." In less than one week of being posted online, the talks have been viewed more than 25,000 times.
On May 13, The Theatre School at DePaul held its first sensory-friendly performance, adapted to welcome children on the autism spectrum and others with sensory sensitivities.
Between the John T. Richardson Library in Lincoln Park and the Loop Library, DePaul has 32 librarians, all of whom work to equip students with critical thinking skills necessary in the real world. Here Newsline provides a glimpse of skilled the librarians found across DePaul's campuses.