The board of trustees entrusted A. Gabriel Esteban, Ph.D., with DePaul University's mission statement and presidential Chain of Office during a formal ceremony Nov. 19. Several hundred religious leaders, city officials, and civic and community leaders joined members of the university community in celebration at the official inauguration of DePaul's 12th president in Chicago's Navy Pier Grand Ballroom.
…They’ll want syrup to go with them. More than 1,250 DePaul students consumed 2,200 pancakes topped with 16 gallons of syrup at the first Midnight Breakfast on Tuesday, Nov. 14. President Esteban and his wife, Josephine, helped serve the students alongside faculty and staff volunteers from across the university.