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Speech and Race Action Plan: Fall quarter update

Jan. 26, 2017
At Convocation in September, the Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., president of DePaul, unveiled a Speech and Race Action Plan to pursue throughout the 2016-17 academic year. The DePaul community made progress on multiple aspects of the action plan in the fall quarter, and work continues this winter.
http://www.depaulnewsline.com/features/speech-and-race-action-plan-fall-quarter-update​

DePaul shares speech and race action plan with university community

Sept. 1, 2016
At DePaul’s Convocation on Sept. 1, remarks delivered by the Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M. included an update on the DePaul Speech and Race Action Plan. The comprehensive plan outlines specific, measurable tasks that the university as a whole will pursue throughout the 2016-17 academic year. Newsline sat down with Liz Ortiz, vice president of the Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity, to learn more about the action plan and how it will be implemented.
http://www.depaulnewsline.com/features/depaul-shares-race-and-speech-action-plan-university-community

DePaul launches year-long series on race and free speech

Sept. 1, 2016
As part of DePaul’s broad action plan to address issues that came to a tipping point last spring, the university community is invited participate in the President’s Series on Race and Free Speech. The events will continue through the 2016-17 academic year and are open to students, faculty and staff.
http://www.depaulnewsline.com/features/depaul-launches-year-long-series-race-and-free-speech

DePaul must do better

June 2, 2016
A letter from the Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., about strengthening DePaul’s human community.
http://offices.depaul.edu/president/speeches-and-communications/2015-16/Pages/DePaul-must-do-better.aspx

'Trust needs to be regained': Response continues on issues of diversity and free speech

June 10, 2016
In the wake of the incidents that followed the Milo Yiannopoulos lecture on May 24, students, faculty and staff continue to process the anger, shock and fear shared among members of the DePaul community, as well as show their determination to make the university a place where all students can thrive and all feel safe.
http://www.depaulnewsline.com/features/trust-needs-be-regained-response-continues-issues-diversity-and-free-speech


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