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10 Signs You Are a True Blue Demon

23 Feb

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This #DeMONDAY, in honor of Blue Demon Week and our upcoming Blue Demon Day, we created a new list for DePaul alumni! You are a true Blue Demon if…

  1. You registered weeks ago for Blue Demon Day coming up Feb. 28.
  2. You have liked every photo posted on the DePaulAlumni Instagram and are in the DePaul Alumni LinkedIn Group, like the DePaul Alumni Facebook Page and follow the DePaulAlumni Twitter
  3. You still know all of the weekly food and drink specials at Kelly’s and McGee’s.
  4. You are part of the True Blue Society because you a have donated to your alma mater three or more consecutive years.
  5. You set calendar reminders to sign up for sell-out alumni events like the Chicago Blackhawks Outing and the Young Alumni Fireworks Boat Cruise.
  6. You serve as an alumni volunteer through one or more of the many alumni volunteer opportunities and continue to put the Vincentian mission into practice on Vincentian Service Day.
  7. You find those little silver alumni pins in the bottom of your purse, pocket or on the lapel of all of your coats.
  8. You’re still not ready to talk about the loss of Demon Dogs.
  9. Your car has a DePaul Alumni decal displayed with pride.
  10. You’re ready to support the Blue Demon Challenge this Thursday and cheer for our men’s basketball team on Saturday, Feb. 28, at Blue Demon Day and our women on Sunday, March 1!

Looking for another fun DePaul list? Check out “You know you went to DePaul if…”

Get Ready for Vincentian Service Day 2014 on May 3

3 Apr

It’s almost time for DePaul’s annual community service event, Vincentian Service Day! Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 3, and join nearly 1,600 alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends at sites nationwide to serve in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul. This year’s theme is inspired by St. Vincent’s quote, “Say little, do much.” Check out various opportunities for alumni to “do much,” and click on the links below to register.

Chicagoland sites:

Regional sites:

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations by calling (800) 437-1898 or emailing alumnievents@depaul.edu.

Have you participated in Vincentian Service Day?Vincentian Service Day

You know you went to DePaul if…

17 Oct
  1. The city of Chicago was your campus.skyline
  2. You spent half your day waiting for the elevators in the Lewis Center and the DePaul Center.elevators
  3. You know what the SAC Pit is … and you don’t laugh at the name.Sac Pit
  4. The “Cheese Grater” isn’t just a kitchen utensil; it’s also a building on the Lincoln Park Campus.Cheese Grater
  5. You debated whether the Red Line or Brown Line is the faster way to get to class.El
  6. The Bean is not just a sculpture in Millennium Park—it’s also the best spot to get coffee on campus.Bean
  7. You waited in line for FEST tickets and you still remember who headlined.Fest
  8. You know what “The Ray” is and which Blue Demon legend it was named after.Ray
  9. You served it “Vinnie” style on Vincentian Service Day.VSD
  10. You are proud to be part of the DePaul family and can’t wait to show your support through All for DePaul, an alumni participation challenge.All for DePaul

What did we miss? Add your own “DePaul-isms” in the comments section below, and don’t forget to support All for DePaul. You can help us achieve 9,000 alumni donors this year!

Get Ready to Give Back: Vincentian Service Day 2013

5 Apr

Mark your calendars for May 4 and prepare to give back: This year’s annual community service event, Vincentian Service Day, is almost here. This tradition brings together more than 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends at sites nationwide to serve in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul. Check out the various opportunities for alumni below and click on the links to register.

Chicagoland sites:

Regional sites:

This year’s theme is Vincentian Vision, based on a quote by St. Vincent: “Some persons look and never see, others see and never look.” The university team organizing Vincentian Service Day notes, “Our hope is that in participating this year, our volunteers will renew their own individual vision of what it means to be part of DePaul University′s Vincentian family.”

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations by calling (800) 437-1898 or emailing alumnievents@depaul.edu.

Have you participated in Vincentian Service Day?

Vincentian Service Day 2012

Vincentian Service Day 2012 is May 5!

10 Apr

Join fellow Blue Demons and give back in the spirit of St. Vincent! Mark your calendars for Vincentian Service Day on May 5, DePaul University’s annual community service event. This tradition brings together more than 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends at sites nationwide. Check out the various opportunities for alumni below and click on the links to register:

Chicagoland sites:

Regional sites:

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations by calling (800) 437-1898 or emailing alumnievents@depaul.edu.

Give Back on Vincentian Service Day 2011!

12 Apr

Spend a day giving back to the community alongside fellow Blue Demons! Vincentian Service Day, DePaul’s annual day of service to the community, is May 7 at various times and locations. If you would like to volunteer with the alumni chapter or group in your area, please select from the sites below to register.

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (800) 437-1898 or email at alumnievents@depaul.edu.

Vincentian Service Day is May 1!

5 Apr

VSD PosterDePaul is gearing up for a new twist on an old adage: April showers bring May service! That’s because on May 1, 2010, hundreds of members of the DePaul Community will join together to celebrate Vincentian Service Day by volunteering in their communities.

This DePaul University tradition brings together alumni, students, faculty and staff at service sites nationwide. So, come on and join us and make a positive impact in your neighborhood! Alumni are invited to register at any of the locations below: