Panel: Intersections of Media, Technology, and Design In Industries Post-Pandemic

This event will offer students and alumni the opportunity to explore the intersections of media, technology, and design – in a fast-changing and incredibly virtual space. A diverse panel of thought leaders from various industries, including technology, media, and the arts will discuss how their industries are moving forward post-pandemic.


Panelists include:

  • Sarah Conway, Senior Reporter & Special Project Manager at City Bureau
  • Nazia Roof, Digital Transformation Leader at CBIC
  • David Elutilo, Head of Operations and Lead Developer at The Triibe
  • Olivia Mancuso, Community Director of 2112

Register: https://depaul.joinhandshake.com/events/767435

Thursday, June 3rd, 12:00 pm CDT – 1:00 pm CDT

LGBTQ+ Studies & English Dept. Event TODAY: Reading & Conversation with Poet Danez Smith

On Zoom, Wednesday, May 19th at 3PM-4PM (TODAY)

Please join the LGBTQ Studies program and the graduate program in Writing and Publishing for MAKING THE WORLD MORE BEARABLE: A reading and conversation with poet Danez Smith. This hour with Danez Smith is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. The poet will be interviewed by two DePaul students: Dahryl Covington and ShelLean Beasely

Danez Smith is a Black, Queer, Poz writer & performer from St. Paul, MN. Danez is the author of Homie (Graywolf 2020), Don’t Call Us Dead (Graywolf Press, 2017), and Black Movie (Button Poetry, 2015). They also wrote [insert] boy (YesYes Books, 2014), winner of the Kate Tufts Discovery Award and the Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry. Hope to see you there!

Register Here

QUESTIONS: lgbtqstudies@depaul.edu

TEDxDePaulUniversity is back! Register today for the 2021 online event on Friday, May 21 at 11:30 a.m. CT

The DePaul community, friends and family are invited to register​ for this year’s TEDxDePaulUniversity free online event, “The Unexpected.” The event will take place on May 21 from 11:30-1pm CST. To learn more, visit the official DePaul University TEDx site here

About the 2021 speakers

Six DePaul community members were selected to speak and explore the theme of how some of life’s most important lessons are often the most unexpected.

  1. Jacqueline Kelly-McHale, faculty, School of Music
  2. Jamal McPherson, graduate student, School of Public Service
  3. Coya Paz, interim dean, The Theatre School 
  4. Priyanka Podjale, 2020 graduate, College of Communication
  5. Azucena “Ceni” De La Torre​, ministry coordinator, Catholic Campus Ministry; 2014 graduate, College of Communication
  6. David Wellman, director, Grace School of Applied Diplomacy

Register Here