From: Franco Sambataro
Date: September 4, 2020
Subject: This Week in The DEN-Welcome Week 2020! Part III



Welcome to the DEN

Welcome to Welcome Week. Thank you for checking in and seeing what's new this week!  We have some great events coming up this week!   Please continue to visit our group page to learn more about the events. 

Should you have any questions, please contact us at involvement@depaul.edu

 

 

GET TO KNOW DEPAUL SERIES!

When:  8/27-9/8
Time:   11am and 4pm daily!

Join us and Get to Know DePaul through an interactive series that will will be bringing to you daily at 11am and 4pm.  Visit the Student Involvement or Res Ed FB accounts daily !

 

Mid-Day Game Break: Trivia


When:  8/27-9/8
Time:   Daily at 2pm
Link:   https://depaul.zoom.us/my/gamebreak

Need a break from your day? Come join us for a mid-day game! We will be hosting Bingo, Trivia, and Skibbio each day at 2 PM starting Aug 27 - Sept 8! Prizes will be available for the winners!

Tabletop Simulator - DePaul Esports Discord Server Game Day


When:  9/4/2020
Time:   3pm-5pm
Link:   http://dehub.cglink.me/r7951

Join DePaul's Esports for this exciting event! Make sure you're in the DePaul Esports Discord Server! https://discord.gg/depaulesports​​​​​​​

Big Heads and Beats!


When:  9/4/2020
Time:   7pm-9pm
Link:   http://dehub.cglink.me/r8176

 

Log on to our video stream and take part in a one of a kind interactive Music & Art experience. While our Drumming DJ plays to all the hits, our professional caricature artist will create your digital caricature LIVE!

Haunted Chicago & Lincoln Park Ghost Hunt!


When:  9/6/2020
Time:   7pm-8pm
Link:   http://dehub.cglink.me/r8164

 

Join in to learn about the haunted side of Chicago and Lincoln Park on Sunday, September 6! The live stream of "Haunted Chicago & Lincoln Park Ghost Hunt" will be streamed live to the Office of Student Involvement and Res Ed's facebook pages.

ResEd Netflix Party -

Join Res Ed each night (8/26-9/8)  at 9pm during Blue Demon Wow (Early Arrival Virtual Programming Experience) for a fun movie night. You will have the opportunity to vote on a movie and watch that movie with other fellow Blue Demons! Please be sure to download the Netflix Party extension to your device prior to the start of the event. Go to: https://www.netflixparty.com.

Link:  http://dehub.cglink.me/r7758

Paint and Palette


When:  9/8/2020
Time:   7pm-9pm
 

Join us for a virtual paint party from the comfort of your own home. Event will take place on live video via Zoom.

Link:  http://dehub.cglink.me/r8173

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Speed Friending (ResEd Students Only)

Saturday, September 5, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Want the opportunity to meet other students who are also becoming a Blue Demon? Come meet some new friends and find others who share similar interests as you at 1pm on 9/5! You need to RSVP for the event by 12pm on 9/3. You will receive a schedule for when to join and leave a breakout room to meet another incoming DePaul student. The two students in a room will have pre-constructed questions to help guide conversation if they are having a tough time.

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Who has your Superhero Personality?

Saturday, September 5, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Have you ever wondered which superhero is most like you? What makes your personality uniquely you? This workshop led by Ed Childs, who teaches in the UIP department, and is a Career Exploration Advisor, will provide you with an opportunity to examine your personality preferences. Please be sure to complete this 12-minute profile: https://www.16personalities.com/
before attending the workshop. We will also relate how your personality correlates to career satisfaction.

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Connecting to Chicago ft. the Field Museum

Sunday, September 6, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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DePaul University’s Connecting to Chicago Series will feature the opportunity for students to learn about Chicago-based experiences, landmarks, people, and ideas. In the series, DePaul staff member Cory Barnes will interview people with connections to marquee experiences in the City of Chicago. The interviews will be designed to last 15-30 minutes and will be streamed to DePaul’s Residential Education, Student Involvement, and Office of Multicultural Student Success Facebook channels.

This session will feature the Field Museum

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Minecraft Sundays

Sunday, September 6, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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oin the DePaul Minecraft Server and build with other students in a survival world with weekly events. The server was reset for the 2020-2021 school year, so it's a fresh start for everyone and a great time to jump back in!

You can join in the server every Sunday at 6 PM. Each time, we will start with an event with in-game prizes! Events include house contests, PVP tournaments, boss battles, and mini-games.

To join, visit the DePaul Discord server at https://discord.gg/depaulesports and join through the #minecraft-chat. Events will be announced on #minecraft-announcements

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What Are Your Superpowers?

Sunday, September 6, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Can you name your unique superpowers? What are your strengths, and how can these be useful when working on a team to defeat all things evil? Knowing about your strengths can help give you an advantage, both in school and in your career. Please be sure to complete this 20-minute questionnaire before attending the workshop: https://high5test.com/test/

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Deep Dive: The Legal System

Monday, September 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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DePaul encourages its students to be proactive and socially conscious. Take a deep dive into this week's topic, "The Legal System", with the provided resources such as readings, films, and podcasts. Join us on Zoom for open discussions and activities.

This weeks materials:
-Film: When They See Us (Series on Netflix)
-Reading: Racial Disparities in the U.S. Criminal Justice System
-Podcast: Appeal Podcast: Racism in the Criminal Justice System

Link for Materials: linktr.ee/deepdives
Link for Zoom Meeting: depaul.zoom.us/my/osievents

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Banking on Campus

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
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Interested in learning about how on-campus banking options? Join in to hear from representatives from Wintrust Bank to hear about options for banking at the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses!

This session will be live streamed to DePaul Student Involvement and Res Ed's facebook accounts.

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Civic Engagement & Social Change Series featuring Vanessa Cadavillo

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
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SGA’s Civic Engagement & Social Action Series will feature the opportunity for students to learn about how they can engage in important issues that affect the world around them. This series will connect a student interviewer with DePaul students, faculty/staff, alumni, and campus partners. This series will begin the week of September 1 and will occur weekly until the election. Each session will end with a reminder for students to register to vote utilizing TurboVote.

In the series, DePaul SGA President, Gisselle Cervantes, and other members of SGA’s cabinet will interview various individuals to learn about how they became civically engaged. The interviews will be designed to last 15-30 minutes and will be streamed to DePaul’s Student Government Association facebook page.

While the Civic Engagement & Social Action Series will be streamed live, the recorded video may also be shared as a resource for additional students at a later date.

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Be a Virtual Vincentian: Reflecing on Virtual Service Opportunity

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Did you participate in the weeks of welcome Virtual Service Opportunity? Join the Division of Mission and Ministry to reflect on this experience and what it was like to put the Vincentian mission into action in a whole new way.

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