DePaul University hosted the 28th annual Distinguished Service Awards luncheon at the Chicago Cultural Center. The event, sponsored by the Office of Mission and Values, recognizes DePaul employees who have reached work anniversary milestones between five and 50 years.
Student actors from The Theatre School read from Colin Greer's play "Imagining Heschel: In Search of Radical Amazement." The performance was the last of three cultural events co-sponsored by the Consul General of Israel to the Midwest and DePaul University's Office of Mission and Values.
In the past five years, DePaul's DemonTHON has raised a cumulative $1 million for the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. On April 29-30, students gathered for the 24-hour dance marathon to bring this year's effort to a close, celebrating the $274,887 they raised this year.
Fr. Friedrich Bechina, F.S.O., undersecretary of the Pontifical Congregation for Catholic Education in the Vatican, met with students and staff from DePaul's University Ministry department, Friday, April 8, 2016, in the Lincoln Park Student Center.
On April 12, more than 100 members of DePaul and the Consular Corps gathered in Cortelyou Commons for the annual Consular Corps Luncheon, which serves as an opportunity for international diplomats and members of the university community to share conversations and learn about other cultures.