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DePaul Mock Trial Teams

January 22, 2018

The Mock Trial Team competed at an Invitational hosted by Central College in Pella, Iowa.  They placed 2nd with a record of 7 wins and 1 loss!  Juliana Arruda and Cole Craghan won Best Attorney awards.

November 6, 2017
At an Invitational competition hosted by the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, DePaul University earned 6th place.  Cole Craghan won a Best Attorney award; Hannah Hyman and Joe Marasco won Best Witness awards.

November 1, 2017
The Mock Trial teams competed at an invitational at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, this past weekend.  Cole Craghan won a best attorney award and Mary Erskine won a best witness award.

New Books

Professor Michael Budde is the editor of two new books (published by Wipf and Stock Publishers):

  • Beyond the Borders of Baptism:  Catholicity, Allegiances, and Lived Identities
  • New World Pope:  Pope Francis and the Future of the Church