DePaul's annual FEST concert has earned its reputation as a favorite among students due in part to its surprisingly star-studded lineups. With past performers including Common, Nas, Portugal. The Man, Childish Gambino, OK Go, Ingrid Michaelson and more, it's no wonder FEST was a top vote-getter in our Best of DePaul Bracket Challenge! In honor of FEST,... Continue Reading →
Just because we're working from home doesn't mean we're not keeping the On Thursdays We Wear Blue tradition going! Last week, team members from the Division of Advancement showed off their DePaul gear in their new work-from-home setups!
"For future teachers who have the intention of going into less privileged spaces, it's important that they come to know and to realize the lives that exist there and how to help them navigate and negotiate that space with students, their parents, and the community at large. That is a way in which I think we become more fully human—when we can see others."
Due to the ongoing spread of COVID-19, DePaul University has taken critical steps to reduce the density of people on campus, including conducting classes for spring quarter (and, for College of Law students, the remainder of spring semester) remotely. You can play a crucial role in helping address the immediate needs of DePaul students who... Continue Reading →
"Knowing what I know about climate change communication, it's important that you don't focus on the apocalyptic nature or the dark side, and that you don’t say 'There is no hope.' I’m one who likes to stress hope in the face of this dire situation."
In honor of Valentine's Day each year, we collect stories of couples who met at DePaul to share with our Blue Demon community. Thank you to everyone who submitted their stories. If you want to have your Demon Darlings photo and story added to this album, please email firstname.lastname@example.org! Kevin Clarke (BUS '91, MBA '97)... Continue Reading →
DePaul University's Blue Demon Challenge was Thursday, Jan. 23, and this year, we made history. In just 24 hours, the DePaul community collectively raised $2,006,201, soaring past our original goal of $1,000,000. We're so proud of our generous community, who stepped up to the challenge to support the people, places and causes at DePaul that matter most.... Continue Reading →
If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’re already aware that today marks the first day of Blue Demon Week. However, if this is the first you’re hearing of it, well then, HEY! IT’S BLUE DEMON WEEK! Here in the Office of Alumni Relations, one of our favorite sayings is “Once a Blue Demon,... Continue Reading →
10. It's more festive than the CTA Holiday train. There's nothing like waiting for your train in December and realizing as it pulls into the station that it's the CTA Holiday train. And unless you're a real scrooge, you immediately feel a burst of holiday spirit! Making a gift to DePaul in December can give... Continue Reading →