Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Kate Graham-McHugh

Educational Leadership (EL) alum, Kate Graham-McHugh, began her DePaul career as an undergraduate student in the Secondary Education program with a concentration in English. After graduating from DePaul’s undergraduate program in 2005, Kate taught middle school for two years at St. Mary’s in Riverside. She then went on to teach 9th grade English for 8 … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Kate Graham-McHugh

Introductory Leadership Course Offered at Old St. Mary in Fall 2017

Sunny Chico, long a supporter and leader at DePaul University, works to strengthen other Catholic schools as well. As chairman of the Board at Old St. Mary in the South Loop, Sunny noted discovered enthusiastic teachers, many of whom expressed the hope to return to ongoing graduate education. With the support of OSM principal Julie … More Introductory Leadership Course Offered at Old St. Mary in Fall 2017

Student Voices! Curriculum Studies Ed.D. Student – Karlee Johnson

Karlee Johnson is the LLC Department Assistant and a doctoral student in the Curriculum Studies program. She began working at the College of Education in December of 2013 as the Program Assistant for the EdD Program. She greatly enjoyed supporting students and faculty in this role and was grateful to continue this work when she … More Student Voices! Curriculum Studies Ed.D. Student – Karlee Johnson

New Service Learning Course Offered

DePaul University introduced a doctoral and master level course on Service Learning during the Summer 2017 quarter. Initiated by Dr. Barabara Rieckhoff and taught by Sister Mary Paul McCaughey, this course integrates research and pedagogy of service learning with on-site application. It consisted of an orientation session conducted by Dr. Howard Rosen of the Stean … More New Service Learning Course Offered

The Bilingual Brain: Cognitive Benefits of Bilingualism

By Sung Park-Johnson Many people acknowledge that knowing two languages is a good thing: you are more likely to get a good job, you can establish cross-cultural connections, and it makes traveling easier and more accessible.  What people are less aware of is how bilingualism actually enhances your brain.  Bilingualism allows our brain to be … More The Bilingual Brain: Cognitive Benefits of Bilingualism