• Patricia Chavez
    November 16, 2017

    The band, Chicago, includes some of the university's most prominent alumni: James Pankow, Walter Parazaider and Lee Loughnane. DePaul has always been proud to welcome them home - most recently at the opening of the Wintrust Arena. Read on to learn more about the rock legends and their time at DePaul.

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  • Patricia Chavez
    October 19, 2017

    Throughout DePaul’s long history, there have been many faculty and staff who have lived the teachings of St. Vincent de Paul. Read the first in a series of profiles about Vincentians at DePaul, featuring the Rev. Thomas Munster, C.M., who dedicated decades of service not only to the university, but also to the Lincoln Park community at large. 

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  • Andrea Bainbridge
    June 16, 2017

    When the Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., president of DePaul, begins a new phase of life in July, so will his records. Whether in print or digital format, these records will be preserved in University Archives and made available to current and future researchers, alongside presidential records that date back to the university's earliest days.

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  • Lisa Geiger
    March 30, 2017

    The Rev. William Ward, C.M., and the Rev. Ferdinand "Joe" Ward, C.M., witnessed and shaped seven decades of DePaul's growth through the 20th century. The two brothers from Lincoln Park saw the university initiate coeducation, experience two World Wars, host social movements and engage in massive expansion in their roles as students, administrators and Vincentian priests.

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  • Lisa Geiger
    January 26, 2017

    Opened on Feb. 8, 1968, the First Step was DePaul’s first stand-alone coffee house, serving as a proto-student union and meeting place for students, faculty and activist groups. Despite its short tenure, First Step Coffee House fulfilled its goal of sparking communication among student groups, and pushed the university to create new facilities for student activities.

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