Vol. 48 No. 1
Kristin Claes Mathews
September 02, 2014

"You're holding a letter that St. Vincent de Paul held," the Reverend Edward R. Udovic, C.M., tells his students. Visiting the archives to touch a 400-year-old letter (safely encased in plastic) from Vincent can be a transformational experience, Fr. Udovic says. "Vincent was a 17th century person, and even though his ideals and values transcend history, understanding that he was a real person and came from this specific place and time is very important."

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Articles

Elizabeth Clements
September 03, 2014

The Office of Public Relations and Communications spent the summer building a brand new website and online newsletter, and today marks our big launch. Starting today, all DePaul faculty, staff and retirees will receive Newsline in their email every other Thursday.

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Jaclyn Jensen
September 03, 2014

This September, Paul Jaskot, history of art and architecture professor, will solve mysteries in the nation's capital as part of a two-year fellowship at the National Gallery of Art.

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Rachel Marciano
September 02, 2014

The university community is commemorating the start of the 2014-2015 academic year with the Annual Academic Convocation. This year, convocation will take place on Friday, September 5 at St. Vincent's Church.

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Kristin Claes Mathews
August 29, 2014

Whose lives are "greener" - city dwellers or suburbanites? Professor Roger Keil of York University in Toronto will challenge stereotypes at the Houk Memorial Public Lecture in Geography at DePaul on Sept. 13.

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Multimedia

A letter written by St. Vincent de Paul nearly 400 years ago in France is among a new digital collection at DePaul University in Chicago. The manuscript in the university library is part of the largest collection of Vincentian scholarly works outside of Europe.

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#DePaul In The NEWS

September 01, 2014
Chicago Tribune

Great air, bus and rail terminals -- from Union Station to O'Hare Airport --have made Chicago the epicenter of U.S. passenger travel.

August 28, 2014
CBS Chicago

JP Morgan Chase joins the list of U.S. companies under cyberattack. "These are the next juicy targets, and as hackers get more sophisticated, this is the place they're going to go," says Jacob Furst, a professor and director of DePaul's School of Computing.

August 27, 2014
DePaulia

With help from the women's soccer team, the Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, C.M., president of DePaul University, accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Fr. Holtschneider takes on the challenge in recognition of DemonTHON students' hard work fundraising for Lurie Children's Hospital and in honor of friends who died of ALS.

Events

Friday, September 5, 2014

Faculty, staff, and returning students shed light on the Vincentian mission to first year students through community building activities and reflection. For Explore students.

Friday, September 5, 2014

This interactive online workshop will help you to design grading rubrics that fit your writing assignments and help students to understand your evaluation of their work. We will offer models of rubrics for a variety of writing situations and methods for offering constructive feedback that helps your students.By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to: