From: Digital Engagement Network
Date: August 17, 2020
Subject: This Week in The DEN-Summer Session-Week 9!



Welcome to the DEN

This is Week 9 of Summer Sessions. 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

 

iDePaul Scavenger Hunt


When: Daily 8/17-8/21 & 8/24-8/28

Login to the iDePaul app every weekday this week and next (Weeks of August 17 and 24) for daily virtual scavenger hunt questions. There are prizes every day, many from Barnes and Noble. Correct answers get you entered into the drawing for the prizes daily. Quarantined students get prizes delivered to room!
Increase your knowledge of DePaul resources and services and win prizes!

Download iDePaul app and login to participate.

Click here!

When:  6/18/2020
Time:  6pm
Link: http://dehub.cglink.me/r7270

Tune in on Facebook Live for a virtual concert featuring Safe Trip

Summer Nights Trivia !

When:  8/19/2020
Time:   6-8pm
Link:    https://depaul.zoom.us/my/dabevents

We're bringing trivia to the summer! The top 5 winners will win prizes!

Esports Career Chats featuring Tyler Schrodt from the Electronic Gaming Federation


When: 8/19/2020
Time: 6:30-7:30pm
Link: http://dehub.cglink.me/r7355

DePaul University’s Esports program will be hosting an eight week series titled “Career Chats” featuring alumni, faculty, staff, and university partners in the Esports industry. In the series, DePaul student Alex Rodriguez will interview people with careers in Esports and gaming. Interviews will be designed to last 15-30 minutes and will be streamed to DePaul’s Twitch and Facebook channels.

Deep Dive: Disparities in the Education System


When: 8/20/2020
Time: 12:00-1:00pm
DeHub Link: http://dehub.cglink.me/r7197
Link for Materials: linktr.ee/deepdives
Link for Zoom Meeting: depaul.zoom.us/my/osievents

DePaul encourages its students to be proactive and socially conscious. Take a deep dive into this week's topic, "Disparities in the Education System", with the provided resources such as readings, films, and podcasts. Join us on Zoom for open discussions and activities.

This weeks materials:
-Film: Teach Us All (Netflix)
-Reading: School Segregation and Educational Inequality
-Podcast: Understanding Racial Inequities in School Discipline

DIBSmoji Hunt

 
When:   8/20/2020
Time:    9am-11pm

To celebrate Blue Thursday, OSI will be hosting a DIBSmoji Hunt on Instagram. Similar to the Virtual Gnome Hunt, students will be able to visit OSI's Instagram page (@dpuinvolvement) every Thursday throughout the summer to submit their guesses for the number of hidden DIBSmojis in the pictures. Students who submit guesses will be entered to win a DePaul themed prize. Please follow OSI on Instagram (@dpuinvolvement) for more details.

OSI Summer Esports - Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (8/20)

When:   8/20/2020
Time:    6:00-9:00pm
Link:     https://smash.gg/DPUSummer


Join OSI Esports for a night of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe fun!

EVENT

Mindfulness Tools for the Restless Mind

Monday, August 17, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Online Event
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The purpose of this workshop is to assist students in coping with feeling nervous or restless. Participants will be introduced to mindfulness strategies designed to assist in tension-reduction and greater present-moment awareness.

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EVENT

Sounds of Summer ft. Safe Trip

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Private Location (register to display)
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Tune in on Facebook Live for a virtual concert featuring Safe Trip

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EVENT

Netflix Watch Party: Tigertail (2020)

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Event
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Tigertail (2020) is a multigenerational drama where a Taiwanese factory worker leaves his homeland to seek opportunity in America, where he struggles to find connection while balancing family and newfound responsibilities. Join us as we watched Tigertail together and talk about the film. (Must have a Netflix account to watch.)

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EVENT

Summer Nights: Trivia

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
https://depaul.zoom.us/my/dabevents
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We're bringing trivia to the summer! The top 5 winners will win prizes!

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EVENT

DAB Summer Info Session

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
https://depaul.zoom.us/my/dabinfo
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The DePaul Activities Board (DAB) is DePaul's largest Programming/Event Planning Organization. Come learn what DAB does, our events, and opportunities for you to get involved.

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EVENT

Esports Career Chats featuring Tyler Schrodt from the Electronic Gaming Federation

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Event
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DePaul University’s Esports program will be hosting an eight week series titled “Career Chats” featuring alumni, faculty, staff, and university partners in the Esports industry. In the series, DePaul student Alex Rodriguez will interview people with careers in Esports and gaming. Interviews will be designed to last 15-30 minutes and will be streamed to DePaul’s Twitch and Facebook channels.

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EVENT

Wellness Wednesday for Staff Council

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Online Event
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Join Staff Council for a virtual session devoted to wellness, led by Katrina Wagner from the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness. We will practice self-care exercises that we can incorporate into our work days.

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EVENT

Deep Dive: Disparities in the Education System

Thursday, August 20, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
TBD
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Take a deep dive into this week's topic, "Disparities in the Education System", with a presentation by Dr. Horace Hall, a St. Vincent DePaul Professor in the College of Education. Topics for the presentation will include racialized geography, institutional exclusion, youth voice and activism, and policy transformation within education. As well as a discussion on the film, readings, and podcast.

This weeks materials:
-Film: Teach Us All (Netflix)
-Reading: School Segregation and Educational Inequality
-Podcast: Understanding Racial Inequities in School Discipline

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

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EVENT

DIBSmoji Hunt

Thursday, August 20, 2020
9:00am - 11:00pm
Instagram (@dpuinvolvement), 2250 N. Sheffield Ave., Suite 201, Chicago, IL 60614, United States
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To celebrate Blue Thursday, OSI will be hosting a DIBSmoji Hunt on Instagram. Similar to the Virtual Gnome Hunt, students will be able to visit OSI's Instagram page (@dpuinvolvement) every Thursday throughout the summer to submit their guesses for the number of hidden DIBSmojis in the pictures. Students who submit guesses will be entered to win a DePaul themed prize. Please follow OSI on Instagram (@dpuinvolvement) for more details.

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EVENT

Collegiate Recovery Community Meeting: Topic - Sharing Resources

Thursday, August 20, 2020
5:00pm - 6:15pm
Online Event
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Recovery meetings are open to any DePaul student who identifies as being in recovery (from substance use, eating concerns, mental health, etc.). Meetings start and end with mindfulness, have a topic discussion, and include time for open sharing. Signing up is not required; feel free to come on in! While you might be anxious before your first meeting, know our group is full of people who were once newcomers. We're ready to welcome you! Individual support is also available by emailing kbellamy@depaul.edu

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