Current Students

Favorite academic project:
Writing a paper about 21st century Ghana as if I were a Ghanaian teacher. I researched its economy, history, political dynamics and social classes to  Read more...

Anthony Alfano
International Studies and Political Science

I like blogging about my experience at DePaul:
Because I’ve always loved writing and it’s given me my own creative outlet. I’m able to share things about my life with other people, make  Read more...

Jillian Nolke
English Literary Studies and Communication

Favorite little-known fact about DePaul:
During my campus tours, I like to tell the story about the origin of the name we give to our athletic teams, the Blue Demons. When the first athletic  Read more...

Alex Thibodeau
Political Science and Broadcast Journalism

DePaul University’s School of Music appealed to me as a student and as a musician because…
the location of the school is ideal for taking advantage of the city—there is always something to do! Also, the faculty members are often great  Read more...

Kelly McCormick
Clarinet performance, French

Alumni

Here, the diversity of students, faculty and staff...
is evident at first sight. As a Latino, one of my worries was that I would feel out of place in college. My fear faded away immediately as I came  Read more...

Gerardo Espinosa
Management with minors in Commercial Spanish and Latin American and Latino Studies

Most important thing I’ve learned so far in my major:
Every moment in life holds a story. As a filmmaker, it's up to me to figure out how to tell it.​
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Nick Vassil
Digital Cinema

I decided to attend DePaul because...
I wanted my own unique city experience that would allow me to do more than just attend class. DePaul’s relationship with the city of Chicago provided  Read more...

Aja Gorham
English, with minors in Sociology and Professional Writing

I decided to attend DePaul because...
I did not want to leave Chicago! I felt that attending DePaul and living in Chicago would allow me to pursue many opportunities that I would not  Read more...

Gia Teolis
Journalism with a minor in Spanish