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  • Get Ready for Fall: Business College Course Schedule Offers Flexibility

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    DePaul is planning a return to campus this fall. The fall business course schedule features five instruction modalities that offer in-person, online and hybrid learning options.

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  • Q&A with Jaclyn Jensen, New Associate Dean for Student Success

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    Jensen discusses her new position, what it means for the college and, most importantly, how her role supports the success of DePaul’s business students.

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DePaul Forms MBA Partnership with College of Mount Saint Vincent

DePaul Forms MBA Partnership with College of Mount Saint Vincent

The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University and College of Mount Saint Vincent (CMSV) have formed a partnership to... read more

DePaul Real Estate Expert Looks at Pandemic-Driven Urban Trends

DePaul Real Estate Expert Looks at Pandemic-Driven Urban Trends

Remote work and lockdown living due to the COVID-19 pandemic have disrupted urban economics and real estate markets across the United... read more

Q&A with Jaclyn Jensen, New Associate Dean for Student Success

Q&A with Jaclyn Jensen, New Associate Dean for Student Success

Jaclyn Jensen is an associate professor of management at the Driehaus College of Business and the former director of... read more

“Portraits in Resilience” From the Driehaus College of Business, Part 2

“Portraits in Resilience” From the Driehaus College of Business, Part 2

​ It’s been just over a year that the first pandemic lockdown catapulted us into one of the most challenging years of our lives. Last month... read more

Coleman Entrepreneurship Center Partners with Sunshine Enterprises for Virtual Hackathon Challenge

Coleman Entrepreneurship Center Partners with Sunshine Enterprises for Virtual Hackathon Challenge

The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center (CEC) recently teamed up with community partner Sunshine Enterprises to deliver the bi-annual Hackathon... read more

Interim Dean Thomas Donley’s Statement on the Death of Richard H. Driehaus

Interim Dean Thomas Donley’s Statement on the Death of Richard H. Driehaus

It is with great sadness that we learned today of the death of Richard Driehaus, a devoted alumnus, friend, benefactor and inspiration at... read more

Study Provides Guidance for Supporting Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Post Pandemic

Study Provides Guidance for Supporting Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Post Pandemic

A well-run small business can help lead the resurgence of a neighborhood and become an anchor for the community. Entrepreneurs may... read more

“Portraits in Resilience” From the Driehaus College of Business

“Portraits in Resilience” From the Driehaus College of Business

​​ This March marks one year since the Coronavirus pandemic dramatically and abruptly altered our lives. The challenges, losses, successes... read more

DePaul Business College and Accountancy School Earn Reaccreditation from AACSB

DePaul Business College and Accountancy School Earn Reaccreditation from AACSB

The Driehaus College of Business and its School of Accountancy & MIS have both earned five-year accreditation renewals from AACSB... read more

Business Accelerator Program Grads Offer Advice for Entrepreneurs

Business Accelerator Program Grads Offer Advice for Entrepreneurs

DePaul’s Women in Entrepreneurship Institute (WEI) launched the Business Accelerator Program two years ago, welcoming 11 founders of... read more

Alumnus Helps Students Learn the Power of Social Media Marketing

Alumnus Helps Students Learn the Power of Social Media Marketing

DePaul business alumnus Marshall Hamilton may have graduated seven years ago, but he’s still making an impact in the classroom. “Marshall... read more

School of Hospitality Leadership to Host 2021 Virtual Career Fair on Jan. 29

School of Hospitality Leadership to Host 2021 Virtual Career Fair on Jan. 29

The School of Hospitality Leadership at the Driehaus College of Business is hosting its annual career fair virtually this year on Friday,... read more

 DePaul Sales Program Celebrates 15th Anniversary

DePaul Sales Program Celebrates 15th Anniversary

​ Fifteen years ago, four business faculty members came together at a Chicago Thai restaurant to hatch a plan to teach sales classes to... read more

Business Class Gets Creative with Virtual Networking

Business Class Gets Creative with Virtual Networking

When classes went online in spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic, DePaul Business Instructor Demetrius Jordan (BA ’14, MBA... read more

DePaul Marketing Student Writes Self-Improvement Book

DePaul Marketing Student Writes Self-Improvement Book

Illinois native Amber Farooqui has always enjoyed working out. At just 18 years old, she even worked as a freelance fitness ​coach. But... read more

DePaul Professor Honored as a “Powerful Woman in Accounting”

DePaul Professor Honored as a “Powerful Woman in Accounting”

DePaul University Associate Professor of Accountancy Kelly Richmond Pope has made the national list of the “2020 Most Powerful Women in... read more

Princeton Review Ranks DePaul Among Nation’s Best for Entrepreneurship Study

Princeton Review Ranks DePaul Among Nation’s Best for Entrepreneurship Study

​​DePaul University has once again been recognized by the Princeton Review as one of the top universities in the nation for studying... read more

Q&A with Grace Lemmon, New Director of Doctorate in Business Administration Program

Q&A with Grace Lemmon, New Director of Doctorate in Business Administration Program

​Grace Lemmon, associate professor of management & entrepreneurship, has been named director of the Doctorate in Business Administration... read more

DePaul MBA in Entrepreneurship Ranked Among the World’s Best

DePaul MBA in Entrepreneurship Ranked Among the World’s Best

​ DePaul's graduate entrepreneurship program blends both theory and practice, placing it in the 2021 Best MBA Programs for... read more

Voter Registration Genius Project Seeks to Boost Student Voter Rates

Voter Registration Genius Project Seeks to Boost Student Voter Rates

A team of DePaul University faculty, staff and students have embarked on a new project to increase the number of DePaul students... read more

Students Explore Global Branding Through Insider’s Look at Chicago Cubs Marketing

Students Explore Global Branding Through Insider’s Look at Chicago Cubs Marketing

It was an unconventional summer for the Chicago Cubs and for a popular DePaul University business course that explores global branding... read more

Driehaus College of Business Welcomes New Faculty

Driehaus College of Business Welcomes New Faculty

​​ This fall, the Driehaus College of Business welcomed nine full-time faculty members who bring a range of expertise in marketing,... read more

Professor’s E-Learning Game Allows Students to Become Fraud Detectives

Professor’s E-Learning Game Allows Students to Become Fraud Detectives

Associate Professor of Accountancy Kelly Richmond Pope on the set of "When We Prey," which was filmed in January 2020 at Ashburn... read more

Rankings Highlight Diverse DePaul Business Graduates

Rankings Highlight Diverse DePaul Business Graduates

The Driehaus College of Business was recognized in 54 degree categories of Diverse Issues in Higher Education’s recently released “Top... read more

New Business Minor, Combined Degrees Prepare Undergrads for the Job Market

New Business Minor, Combined Degrees Prepare Undergrads for the Job Market

​​ The COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the economy has created an uncertain career outlook for many college students. Here are three ways... read more

Online MBA in Hospitality Leadership Provides Convenience and Cost Savings

Online MBA in Hospitality Leadership Provides Convenience and Cost Savings

The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business is accepting applications to the MBA in Hospitality Leadership program, which is now being... read more

DePaul Graduate Bushra Amiwala Delivers 2020 Student Commencement Speech

DePaul Graduate Bushra Amiwala Delivers 2020 Student Commencement Speech

DePaul University welcomed the Class of 2020 – including Driehaus College of Business graduates – to its network of more than 191,000... read more

DePaul Business Student Launches Face Mask Company During COVID-19

DePaul Business Student Launches Face Mask Company During COVID-19

Before she came to DePaul, Lauren Pingad knew she wanted to use entrepreneurship to help people. What she didn’t... read more

DePaul Launches New Online Degree for Human Resources Professionals

DePaul Launches New Online Degree for Human Resources Professionals

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, human resource professionals with master’s degrees are expected to be more competitive in... read more

Students and Alumni Virtually Pitch Their Startups for Cash Prizes

Students and Alumni Virtually Pitch Their Startups for Cash Prizes

The Fourth Annual Purpose Pitch Competition, hosted by the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center, took place virtually this year like... read more

DePaul Health Economics Expert  Examines COVID-19’s Impact on Health Care Industry

DePaul Health Economics Expert Examines COVID-19’s Impact on Health Care Industry

​ As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to upend the economy and drastically impact the lives of millions of Americans, the U.S. health care... read more

Two Business Professors Reach 50th Anniversaries on Faculty

Two Business Professors Reach 50th Anniversaries on Faculty

Two DePaul University business professors are celebrating golden anniversaries on DePaul’s faculty this academic year. Professors Helen... read more

Professor Examines Pandemic’s Impact on Presidential Political Marketing

Professor Examines Pandemic’s Impact on Presidential Political Marketing

DePaul University Marketing Professor Bruce Newman has been studying political marketing for decades and has authored numerous... read more

COVID-19’s Impact on Small Business: A Q&A with DePaul Entrepreneur Experts

COVID-19’s Impact on Small Business: A Q&A with DePaul Entrepreneur Experts

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to grip the news, shake the economy and affect the way we’re living and working, there’s one sector in... read more

Revised MBA, New  Undergraduate and Graduate Programs Debut in Fall

Revised MBA, New Undergraduate and Graduate Programs Debut in Fall

Decision-making in all industries is increasingly data-driven, creating more career opportunities for business graduates with... read more

A Q&A with Driehaus College of Business Director of Online Learning

A Q&A with Driehaus College of Business Director of Online Learning

When the coronaviru​s outbreak began impacting people and organizations worldwide this year, universities and colleges were forced to... read more

Thomas Donley Named Interim Dean for Driehaus College of Business

Thomas Donley Named Interim Dean for Driehaus College of Business

DePaul University Interim Provost Salma Ghanem has named Thomas Donley interim dean for the Driehaus College of Business, effective July... read more

DePaul Business Professor-Psychologist Gives Advice for Dealing with Pandemic’s Economic Impact

DePaul Business Professor-Psychologist Gives Advice for Dealing with Pandemic’s Economic Impact

This past month, the spread of COVID-19 has rattled the U.S. economy and workers across the globe. Businesses are closing, millions of... read more

Driehaus College of Business Celebrates Women's History Month

Driehaus College of Business Celebrates Women's History Month

For more than 100 years, women have been studying in DePaul's business school. Since then, the Driehaus College of... read more

DePaul Receives 8-Figure Gift to Endow Leadership Development Center, Scholarships

DePaul Receives 8-Figure Gift to Endow Leadership Development Center, Scholarships

​​​ DePaul University has received a significant, eight-figure gift from the estate of the late William E. Hay, a DePaul MBA alumnus and... read more

Business Professor Celebrates 50 Years on DePaul Faculty

Business Professor Celebrates 50 Years on DePaul Faculty

Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship Helen LaVan is celebrating a special milestone this academic year – 50 years on DePaul... read more

A Q&A with Management Professor and New Author Alyssa Westring

A Q&A with Management Professor and New Author Alyssa Westring

Alyssa Westring, associate professor of management in the Driehaus College of Business and long-time researcher of work-life integration,... read more

DePaul Management Professor Named Fulbright Scholar

DePaul Management Professor Named Fulbright Scholar

Nezih Altay, a professor of management who teaches operations management at the Driehaus College of Business, has been named a Fulbright... read more

Student Creativity Gets the Spotlight at 10th Annual Innovation Expo

Student Creativity Gets the Spotlight at 10th Annual Innovation Expo

The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center in the Driehaus College of Business hosted its 10th Annual Innovation Expo... read more

DePaul Marketing Professor Lists Top Three Best and Worst Super Bowl Ads

DePaul Marketing Professor Lists Top Three Best and Worst Super Bowl Ads

Each year, advertisers shell out millions of dollars for ad placement during football’s biggest event of the year – the Super Bowl. This... read more

Ethical Leadership and Civility Can Deter Retail Shrinkage, DePaul Research Finds

Ethical Leadership and Civility Can Deter Retail Shrinkage, DePaul Research Finds

​​​​​Intense competition leads employers – such as retailers – to set high expectations for employee performance outcomes. “For some... read more

Women in Entrepreneurship Institute Welcomes Second Business Accelerator Cohort

Women in Entrepreneurship Institute Welcomes Second Business Accelerator Cohort

The Women in Entrepreneurship Institute at DePaul welcomed seven women founders to its Business Accelerator Program on... read more

DePaul Students Discover the Power of Sports Business to Do Good

DePaul Students Discover the Power of Sports Business to Do Good

​​ ​The world of sports has the ability to better a community through programs and initiatives that put wins and losses aside for a... read more

Private Labels Benefit from Social Media Exposure with National Brands, DePaul Researcher Finds

Private Labels Benefit from Social Media Exposure with National Brands, DePaul Researcher Finds

Fashion marketing is at its height this time of year as retailers eagerly prepare for Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year.... read more

Business Professors Appointed to Endowed Faculty Positions

Business Professors Appointed to Endowed Faculty Positions

DePaul’s Driehaus College of Business appointed five faculty members to endowed professorships and fellowships this fall in... read more

DePaul Entrepreneurship Program Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

DePaul Entrepreneurship Program Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

​​ DePaul's Coleman Entrepreneurship Center hosts events and competitions, like University Pitch Madness, where  student... read more

Business Major and U.S. Marine Helps Veterans Navigate DePaul

Business Major and U.S. Marine Helps Veterans Navigate DePaul

Business major and U.S. Marine Corps veteran Matthew Sanchez serves as a veterans' liason for DePaul's Office of Student... read more

Scene at Driehaus: Fall 2019

Scene at Driehaus: Fall 2019

Introducing Our Newest Business Faculty Members, Part II

Introducing Our Newest Business Faculty Members, Part II

The Driehaus College of Business welcomed 14 new distinguished teachers and scholars to it full-time faculty this fall. Earlier this month... read more

Women Founders Sought for Business Accelerator

Women Founders Sought for Business Accelerator

Are you a woman business owner with at least $50,000 in revenue seeking to scale your business? The Women in Entrepreneurship Institute... read more