All committees meet on an alternating weekly schedule on Mondays from 5:30pm-6:00pm in the Lincoln Park Student Center Room 220 and directly follow our General Board meetings at 5:00pm in the same room.
Arts and Entertainment Committee plans and executes events related to the arts, including but not limited to, comedy, music, and creative events. In addition, A&E plans and executes events related to the entertainment industry as a whole in regards to film, TV, speakers, etc. A&E also plans the annual winter quarter concert PolarPalooza. Previous events include: Paint it Up!: An Outing to Glazed Expressions)a “Stranger Things” Season 1 Viewing Party, and the Get Crafty DIY series.
Community Committee plans and executes events that incorporate the DePaul Community and that allow students to learn about and/or experience Chicago. This committee primarily focuses on off campus events, but has a few on campus events as well. Previous events include: a Chicago Movie Tour, Movies on the Quad, and DAB’s Great Escape: An Escape Room Challenge.
DePaul After Dark Committee plans and executes the late night programming series DePaul After Dark. This committee plans a few large theme nights a quarter, involving taking over the entire student center with activities. In addition, the DePaul After Dark Committee plans small weekly events in partnership with other on-campus organizations. Previous large theme events include: Willy Wonka, Animation Domination and Superhero Night.
Enrichment Committee plans and executes events centering around student wellness and co-curricular learning. The Enrichment Committee works with other departments/organizations on campus to bring awareness to the student body about various causes and opportunities and experiences. Previous events include: Relax: Dogs on the Quad, Cook Up a Storm!, and An Evening with Selenis Leyva of “Orange is the New Black.”
*FEST Committee plans and executes FEST, After Hours, and promotional events. FEST is an annual music festival held on the DePaul Quad exclusively for DePaul students. Past performers include: The Neighborhood, Karmin, T-Pain, Logic, and Jesse McCartney.
Special Events Committee plans and executes innovative events that excite and surprise students. This committee plans novelty activities, out of the box DIYs, and heavily interactive student experiences. However, this committee does not plan events with performers, off-campus events, or annual events. Previous events include: Indoor Ice Skating, Sports Game Night, and an Anti-Valentine’s Day Party.
*Marketing and Social Media Street Team brainstorms, strategizes, and executes creative marketing campaigns for the organization as a whole, its committees, and its events. Plus, the Street Team shapes and maintains a constant presence for DAB on social media platforms to convey a unified voice in tandem with marketing campaigns.
*These committees will meet at a separate time and date from the others