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Art Exhibit Evokes Feelings of Social Justice Through WPA Images

During arguably one of the more difficult times in American history — the Great Depression — artists were commissioned to help inspire the nation. "Ink, Paper, Politics: WPA-era Printmaking from the Needles Collection," on display at the DePaul...
30-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT

DePaul University Offers New Path to Advance Nursing Careers

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Registered nurses will have the opportunity to advance their careers with a new online degree program from DePaul University. The “RN to MS in Nursing” program, offers a path for RNs to earn a B.S. and M.S. from DePaul and a graduate certificate...
20-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Study Identifies ‘Quack’ Child Psychology Practices

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Child psychologist Gerald Koocher led a recent poll of 139 experts to discredit “quack” treatments and assessments for children. Published in the Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, the study identifies and rates pseudoscientific...
23-Jul-2014 1:00 AM EDT

Center for Middle East Entrepreneurship to Launch at DePaul University

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DePaul University in Chicago and Al Faisal Holding in Qatar, have signed an agreement toward a long-term collaboration that supports entrepreneurship and business development in Qatar and the Middle East. DePaul plans to launch the Sheikh Faisal...
13-May-2014 8:00 AM EDT

DePaul University Announces 2014 Commencement Speakers

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Speakers for DePaul University’s 116th commencement ceremonies on May 18, June 14 and June 15 include Jon Favreau, César Pelli, Robert Mariano, Sandra Cisneros, Larry Snyder, Robert Moses and Thomas Durkin.
2-May-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Vincentian Heritage Journal Expands Reach with New Digital Format

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In an effort to broaden reach and to continue innovating, the official journal of the Vincentian Studies Institute, Vincentian Heritage, will change to an open source, interactive PDF version on March 6. The peer-reviewed journal includes articles...
6-Mar-2014 12:00 PM EST

Love at the Office? When Relationships Go From Platonic to Romantic

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A new study by coauthors Sean Horan, DePaul University, and Renee Cowan, University of Texas at San Antonio, titled “Love at the Office? Understanding Workplace Romance Disclosures and Reactions from the Coworker Perspective,” appears in the...
6-Feb-2014 4:00 PM EST

‘Living Room’ Offers Alternative Treatment for Emotional Distress

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Emergency departments may not be the best choice for persons suffering from severe mental illness or emotional distress, according to findings by DePaul University School of Nursing researchers. Persons in a mental health crisis may be better served...
7-Jan-2014 2:00 PM EST

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The Halloween Fear Factor: Film, Psychology and Philosophy Experts Available to Discuss Why People Enjoy the Thrill of Being Scared

24-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Competency-Based Education: Expert Commentary on Higher Ed for Adults, Adult Learning and Learning Agility From DePaul University

7-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Ebola Outbreak: Experts on Medical Ethics, Microbiology, Transportation and Politics Weigh in From DePaul University

25-Sep-2014 6:00 PM EDT

Experts on Scottish Culture, Politics and Law Available to Speak on Vote for Independence

16-Sep-2014 6:00 PM EDT

Black Diaspora Is Focus of Scholarly Forum at DePaul University

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New directions in the study of the African and black diaspora will be the focus of an academic colloquium at DePaul University in Chicago on May 9.
2-May-2014 1:35 PM EDT

Beatlemania: Q&A with DePaul University Scholar John Kimsey

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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first performance by the Beatles in the United States. Musician and Beatles scholar John Kimsey teaches “The Beatles and the Creative Process” and is an associate professor in DePaul University’s...
3-Feb-2014 1:00 PM EST

St. Patrick’s Day Is ‘Great American Story’ Says Irish Studies Expert

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St. Patrick’s Day has become an American tradition where everyone is Irish. However, these annual March celebrations were born from the painful experiences of early Irish immigrants, many of whom were Catholic, says Mary McCain, Irish studies...
27-Feb-2013 3:05 PM EST

Nobody Loves Luigi

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The year 2013 marks the 30th anniversary of the original “Mario Bros.” arcade game, which introduced Mario’s fraternal twin brother Luigi. In terms of celebration, however, Luigi remains strictly second banana; the Robin to Mario’s Batman,...
5-Feb-2013 10:30 AM EST

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