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Acclaimed Chicago Journalists Carol Marin, Don Moseley to Co-Direct New Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence at DePaul University


Investigative political reporter Carol Marin and producer, Don Moseley, will join DePaul University as faculty in the College of Communication and co-directors of the new Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence.
23-Nov-2015 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Projects 1.5 Million Will Travel by Bus Over Thanksgiving Holiday


Study projects 1.5 million will travel by bus over Thanksgiving holiday
16-Nov-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study: Advance Directives Are About More Than Refusing Care


A new study finds that nearly a third of people who fill out advance health care directives —a document that lays out a patient’s wishes for end of life care — request medical interventions. The research from DePaul University explores the...
29-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: New Framework Helps Measure, Define Global Homelessness


Ahead of World Homeless Day Oct. 10, researchers have released a new framework to help unite those addressing homelessness worldwide. The Institute of Global Homelessness at DePaul University developed categories to help policymakers, practitioners...
29-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover New Lineage of Prehistoric, Plankton-Eating Sharks


An international team of scientists has discovered a new lineage of extinct plankton-feeding sharks, Pseudomegachasma, that lived in warm oceans during the age of the dinosaurs nearly 100 million years ago. The fossil sharks had tiny teeth very...
21-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Chicago's Metra Rail Commuters Are Glued to Tech, but Wi-Fi and Outlets Are Scarce


A new study from DePaul University finds Chicago's train stations lags in amenities that commuters demand, including a place to plug in your phone. Despite this, Metra rail ridership is up, and commuters' dependence on tech might be the cause.
14-Jul-2015 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DePaul Art Museum Selects MCA’s Julie Rodrigues Widholm as Director


DePaul University has named Julie Rodrigues Widholm, a nationally recognized curator of contemporary art, as director for the DePaul Art Museum in Chicago. Widholm brings 16 years of experience from her career with the Museum of Contemporary Art in...
1-Jul-2015 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: 1.3 Million Will Travel by Bus Over July Fourth Holiday


A long holiday weekend, budget fares and the convenience of a new GPS tracking system will draw more than 1.3 million passengers to intercity bus travel during the July Fourth holiday, according to the Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development...
25-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Syrian Refugee Situation: DePaul University Experts Provide Insight on U.S. And Global Implications


19-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Singles’ Day in China: DePaul University Experts Discuss Facets of Consumer Holidays


2-Nov-2015 12:05 PM EST

Civil War Memoirs of Catholic Sister Nurses Reveal Stories of Charity and Courage


19-Oct-2015 12:05 PM EDT

High Performing Chicago Cubs Head Into NLCS Matchup with Leadership, Confidence


16-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Presidential Elections: DePaul University Faculty Experts Discuss the 2016 Campaigns, Candidates, Issues


The U.S. presidential primary season is underway, and DePaul University faculty experts are available to provide insight and commentary on issues facing voters and the candidates. Scholarly experts can provide analysis on how candidates market...
12-Oct-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Domestic Violence Solutions Are Political, Not Only Personal, Says DePaul University Expert Kathleen Arnold


9-Oct-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Real Martians: Researcher Talks Movies, NASA and Team Composition


Fictional astronauts coping with drama in deep space make for a great movie. In real life, researchers are helping NASA better understand behavioral and psychological issues that could arise on long-distance missions, like a potential human...
25-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Substance Abuse Recovery Odds Increase in a Community Setting


Following substance abuse treatment, individuals who live in a collaborative housing setting with community rules and responsibilities have their substance abuse treated more effectively than those not provided supportive housing, according to...
21-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT

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