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Resources, News, Events and Happenings related to the integration of DePaul’s Vincentian mission into the ongoing life and work of the university community.

Mission Monday

Organizational Renewal and Collective Cultivation

What cultivates the change that cures?

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Mission-Related Events and Happenings This Week

Mass and Lunch for Faculty and Staff

As we begin the Spring Quarter, the Division of Mission and Ministry invites Catholic faculty and staff at DePaul to attend mass with us and then be our guests for lunch. Through participating in the mass and enjoying a meal together, we wish to foster community and nurture our spirituality. We hope you will join us for this time of prayer, celebration, and friendship. (Faculty and staff of all faiths are welcome!)



Lunch with Vincent: A Conversation with Maureen McGonagle

DePaul faculty and staff are invited to join Mission and Ministry and Maureen McGonagle, a veteran university leader, for our inaugural Spring Quarter Lunch with Vincent. Maureen, with 25 years of experience directing The Ray Meyer Fitness and Recreation Center, will delve into the distinction between “values” and “virtues” and discover ways to embody them both more deeply.

Register Here


Unity in Action: Celebrating St. Vincent at the Vinny Games

Join us for the 2024 Vinny Games, co-sponsored by the Ray! Each year, the Vinny Games foster a sense of community engagement and teamwork through spirited competition. The Vinny Games serve as a tribute to St. Vincent DePaul’s legacy of togetherness and action for a common, noble cause. Please join!  For more information, please email Tom Judge at tjudge@depaul.edu.


Bereavement Notices

Remembering Jen Sweet

Jen Sweet, a former employee of DePaul, passed away on April 6 after fighting cancer for 16 years. Before leaving DePaul for her medical treatment, Jen had served as the director of assessment at the Center for Teaching and Learning. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 24 at 10 am at Faupel Funeral Home, New Port Richey, Florida.

DePaul University Bereavement Notices will now be found here.