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Hayley Pratt '15 Recognized as Indianapolis Outstanding Senior Greek Woman

August 5, 2015

The Indianapolis Alumnae Panhellenic (IAP) is honoring Hayley A. Pratt, a May 2015 graduate of DePauw University, as its 2015 Outstanding Senior Greek... Read More

New Editor of Music Journal Founded by Prof. Matthew Balensuela Offers Praise

August 4, 2015

Stephen Meyer, the new editor-in-chief of the Journal of Music History Pedagogy, praises his predecessor, Matthew Balensuela, in the new edition.  "Working... Read More

Elise Povejsil '12 Among Millennials Who Are Part of a Trend

August 4, 2015

A new analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data by the Pew Research Center "shows more Millennials are now living with their parents than during the Great Recession... Read More

Sophomore Has Lead in Austrian Opera Production

August 4, 2015

"Elizabeth C. Brunell of Downers Grove will perform the female lead role in W. A. Mozart's opera Bastien und Bastienne at the Toihuas Theatre in Salzburg... Read More

Work by Prof. Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr. Published in Chinese Journal

August 3, 2015

An article by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., professor of English at DePauw University, is published in a Chinese journal, Comparative Literature in China... Read More

Cameron Tucker Named Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

August 3, 2015

Cameron Tucker, most recently assistant women's basketball coach at Southeast Missouri State University, has been named assistant women's basketball coach... Read More

Exhibition of Photos by Yaakov Israel at DePauw's Peeler Center, Sept. 3 - Nov. 26

August 3, 2015

Also: Art of Guerilla Girls On Display at Peeler Center, Sept. 3 - Dec. 11; New Media Artist & Physicist Combine for 'Mediation,' at Peeler Center Aug... Read More

Ben Kopecky '14 Recalls Valuable Lessons Learned as a Student Athlete

August 2, 2015

Ben Kopecky, a 2014 graduate of DePauw University where he was a standout on the Tiger men's tennis team, is featured in the Post-Bulletin of Rochester... Read More

Michael Field '02 is Director of Educational Tech for Glenbrook, IL High Schools

August 1, 2015

Michael Field, a 2002 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed director of educational technology for Glenbrook, Illinois high schools. "Field... Read More

Reporting In!

July 31, 2015

In the cramped and constantly belt-tightening world of news media, student interns are often asked to forgo a paycheck in lieu of the chance to work. These... Read More

Michigan Newspaper Previews Performance by Prof. May Phang

July 31, 2015

"This is my 12th year now," May Phang says of her teaching experience at DePauw University. The pianist and professor of music is featured today in the... Read More

New York's City Center Revives Musical by '57 Grads Gretchen Cryer & Nancy Ford

July 31, 2015

"A new series at New York's City Center this summer is reviving off-Broadway musicals, including I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road... Read More

Prof. John Dittmer is Consultant to NEH-Supported Online Role-Playing History Project

July 30, 2015

"Public media provider WNET has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for Mission US: No Turning Back, the seventh interactive... Read More

Josh Yoder '11 is a Woodrow Wilson MBA Fellow in Education Leadership

July 29, 2015

Joshua M. Yoder, a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, has been named a 2015 Woodrow Wilson M.B.A. Fellow in Education Leadership.  The program, designed... Read More

Political Debates are Shows with Little Substance, Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Writes in USA Today

July 29, 2015

"Political debates have become nothing more than media events that do little to promote reasoned, in-depth discussion," writes Jeffrey M. McCall in USA... Read More

Schaenen Visiting Scholar Christopher Hager is Recipient of New Public Scholars Grant

July 29, 2015

An Inside Higher Ed story on Public Scholars, a new grant program administered by the National Endowment for the Humanities , notes, "Christopher Hager... Read More

Steven Hoar '94 is President of Evansville Bar Association

July 28, 2015

Steven S. Hoar, a civil litigator at Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn LLP and 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected president of the Evansville... Read More

Prof. Clinton Gass, Who Taught Mathematics for 32 Years, Dies at Age 95

July 28, 2015

Clinton Burke Gass, professor emeritus of mathematics at DePauw University, where he taught for more than three decades, died last night (July 27) in Logan... Read More

Monon Bell Classic to be Seen Nationally on AXS TV for 11th Year

July 28, 2015

"AXS TV -- cable's premier music performance and entertainment event channel -- announced today the rollout of its fall premiere dates for new and returning... Read More

DePauw Tabs Mimi Mahon as Assistant Softball Coach and Assistant Director of Welch Fitness Center

July 27, 2015

Oberlin College head softball coach Mimi Mahon has been named DePauw assistant softball coach and assistant director of the Welch Fitness Center, replacing... Read More

Foundation President Kent Lanum '83 Among Publication's '20 People to Know'  

July 27, 2015

"As the president and CEO of the Paul Ogle Foundation Inc., Kent Lanum finds and funds projects that have the potential to transform the community," reports... Read More

Upcoming Ohio Concert to Feature Rachael Andrew Boezi '89

July 26, 2015

"The Dayton Philharmonic Concert Band and Summer Chorus will feature two notable vocalists at this year’s Troy Mayors’ Concert scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday... Read More

Plastics Industry Publication Spotlights CEO Lisa Jennings '93

July 25, 2015

"I’m in the job I really want, and I strive every day to have a healthy work-family balance,"  says Lisa Jennings, president and CEO of Cincinnati-based... Read More

Peeler Galleries Receive Grant from the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation

July 24, 2015

Also: See “Capturing Fame: Photographs and Prints by Andy Warhol,” Through July 26 A gift of $8,500 from the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation... Read More

Attorney Doug Hallward-Driemeier '89 Featured in Washington Business Journal

July 23, 2015

Doug Hallward-Driemeier, the attorney whose arguments helped persuade the U.S. Supreme Court to rule in favor of same-sex marriage this summer, tells ... Read More

Newspaper Spotlights Katie Ukrop '91

July 22, 2015

"Mistakes and missteps are the best ways to learn lessons -- about your business and about yourself," says Katie Ukrop, director of Quirk Gallery in Richmond... Read More

Indiana Pacers to Honor Hoosiers, Which Starred Steve Hollar '89

July 21, 2015

"On Tuesday, the Indiana Pacers announced they will wear special Hoosiers-themed jerseys to honor the iconic film's 30-year anniversary," reports the ... Read More

Peeler Art Center Galleries Lead Efforts to Make Object-Based Teaching More Effective

July 21, 2015

The Great Lakes College Association (GLCA) has announced that a funding proposal submitted by Craig Hadley, director/curator of exhibitions and University... Read More

First-Year Student to Ride Along with Ryan Reed in NASCAR Race Saturday  

July 21, 2015

"American Diabetes Association® Youth Ambassador Hunter Sego will ride along with Roush Fenway Racing driver Ryan Reed during Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity... Read More

Incoming Student Named Miss Fountain County

July 20, 2015

"Tilly Marlatt is no stranger to pageants and on Saturday she earned another title and crown," reports the Journal Review of Crawfordsville, Indiana. "The... Read More

Kelly Writers Series Presents Playwright & Distinguished University Prof. Heather McDonald on Sept. 8

July 20, 2015

Heather McDonald, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright who is coming to DePauw University as 2015-16 Mary Rogers Field and Marion Field-McKenna Distinguished... Read More

Senior Pens Column on the Importance of College Visits

July 19, 2015

"When I began searching for colleges in 2010, I knew that I'd most likely end up at DePauw University, based on influence from my family and familiarity... Read More

Chuck Brooks '79 Appointed VP at Sutherland Global Services

July 18, 2015

Chuck Brooks, a 1979 graduate of DePauw University, is joining Sutherland Global Services as vice president for government relations and marketing.  Brooks... Read More

Attorney Mark Robertson '72 to Receive Samuel S. Smith Award

July 17, 2015

Mark A. Robertson, a partner at Robertson & Williams in Oklahoma City and 1972 graduate of DePauw University, will receive the American Bar Association... Read More

Five Incoming Football Players on Roster for Tonight's Indiana North/South All-Star Game

July 17, 2015

"The best high school football players in the state have converged on Indianapolis this week for the annual Indiana Football Coaches Association North/South... Read More

Historical Society of the United Methodist Church to Honor Prof. John Baughman '48

July 17, 2015

John J. Baughman, professor emeritus of history at DePauw and 1948 graduate of the University, will be presented with the 2015 Ministry of Memory Award... Read More

Work by Pulliam Prof. Meg Kissinger '79 Included in The Best American Newspaper Narratives

July 16, 2015

A story by Meg Kissinger, investigative reporter at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and 1979 graduate of DePauw University, is included in The Best American... Read More

Fox News Chief Political Anchor Bret Baier '92 Signs New Contract

July 15, 2015

Bret Baier, Fox News Channel's chief political anchor and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, "has signed a new multiyear deal to keep him on past the... Read More

Biggest Questions "Up for Grabs" Heading Into 2016 Elections: Lee Hamilton '52

July 15, 2015

As the 2016 election cycle kicks into gear, "the country is not in a sunny mood, Lee Hamilton, a longtime Democratic congressman and 1952 graduate of DePauw... Read More

Common Spaces and Commonplaces

July 14, 2015

This summer, members of the DePauw community have filled the Percy Lavon Julian Science & Mathematics Center atrium to share lunch – and research. Forty-five... Read More

Lisa Wallace '06 Promoted to Sr. Communications Manager at Visit Indy

July 14, 2015

Lisa Wallace, a 2006 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to senior communications manager, conventions & meetings at Visit Indy.  The organization... Read More

Provocative Art of Guerrilla Girls On Display at Peeler Center, Sept. 3 - Dec. 11

July 13, 2015

Also: New Media Artist & Physicist Combine for 'Mediation,' at Peeler Center Aug. 26 - Oct. 14 DePauw University's Richard E. Peeler Art Center will present... Read More

Lilly Center Featured in Athletic Business Magazine

July 12, 2015

"The Lilly Center at DePauw University was expanded and renovated as the first of a three-phase process to address the university’s top priorities related... Read More

Wall Street Journal Appoints Jason Anders '93 Business Editor

July 11, 2015

Jason M. Anders, a 1997 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed business editor of the Wall Street Journal. A 17-year veteran of the newspaper... Read More

Ed Garnes '99 Featured in Young Black Entrepreneur

July 10, 2015

"I get a charge out of supporting my own," Ed Garnes Jr., a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, tells Young Black Entrepreneur.  The founder of From Afros... Read More

Article on "Summer Rush to Replace TV Actors" Cites Prof. Jeff McCall '76  

July 10, 2015

A Los Angeles Times article, which examines "a frenzy of tinkering" in some fall TV shows, includes comments from a DePauw University professor. The newspaper's... Read More

Joe Rogowski '00 is Director of Physiology and Research for National Basketball Players Association

July 9, 2015

Joe Rogowski, a 2000 graduate of DePauw University, has been named director of physiology and research for the National Basketball Players Association... Read More

Incoming First-Year Students Volunteer to Enhance Greencastle Community Center

July 9, 2015

"In (an) effort to reboot the mostly dormant Family Youth and Community Development Program (FYCDP), DePauw University students donated time at the Dr... Read More

Jamie Mueller Named Wartburg Head Softball Coach

July 8, 2015

Jamie Mueller, DePauw assistant softball coach since 2012, has been named the head softball coach at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa Read More

Mayor Names Caroline Ruhl '74 to Search Committee

July 8, 2015

Caroline I. Ruhl, president of Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors and 1974 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed by Davenport, Iowa Mayor Bill Gluba to a... Read More

Attorney Craig Queen '87 Joins Ginzkey Law Office

July 7, 2015

Craig D. Queen, a 1987 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Ginzkey Law Office in Bloomington, Illinois. Queen will handle personal injury litigation... Read More

Barron's Profile of Nation's Top Financial Advisors Cites David Singer '91

July 6, 2015

"Joe Evelo likes to hire recent college graduates. He appreciates their high energy and trainability -- but he’s also found the youngsters nudge him into... Read More

New Media Artist & Physicist Combine for 'Mediation,' at Peeler Center Aug. 26 - Oct. 14

July 6, 2015

Also: See “Capturing Fame: Photographs and Prints by Andy Warhol,” Through July 26 “Mediation,” an exhibition of work by new media artist Claudia Esslinger... Read More

Mary Thoits '48, "The Peter Pan of Long Beach," Turns 92

July 5, 2015

"Mary Thoits may be 92 in calendar years, but she’s really the Peter Pan of Long Beach," reports that California city's Press-Telegram. "As the dynamic... Read More

Peter Curts '06 Appointed Pastor of Indiana Church

July 4, 2015

Peter H. Curts, a 2006 graduate of DePauw University, is the new pastor at Indiana's Yorktown United Methodist Church. "Curts previously served at the... Read More

New Nonprofit COO Tiffany O'Donnell '91 Offers 'Five Step Program for Re-Invention"

July 3, 2015

"Habits don't make you better. They reinforce where you are. So what happens when your job becomes a habit?," asks Tiffany O'Donnell.  The 1991 DePauw... Read More

Four Student-Athletes and Team Earn All-Academic Honors

July 2, 2015

Four DePauw student-athletes and the women's swimming and diving team were recognized for spring semester academic success by the College Swimming Coaches... Read More

Anchor Change Gives NBC an Opportunity to Create "Real Impact," Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

July 2, 2015

Calling NBC's decisions to make Lester Holt the anchor of the Nightly News and send Brian Williams "to Siberia (MSNBC)" the right moves, Jeffrey M. McCall... Read More

Maggie MacPhail Selected as NCAC's Pam Smith Award Recipient

July 1, 2015

DePauw's Maggie MacPhail (Indianapolis, Ind./Park Tudor), a May graduate and member of the women's tennis team, has been selected as the 2015 recipient... Read More

Prof. Anne Harris Appointed Vice President for Academic Affairs

July 1, 2015

DePauw University President Brian W. Casey today announced that he has appointed Anne F. Harris, Johnson Family University Professor and Professor of Art... Read More

Scott Storrer '89 Promoted to CEO at Strand Life Sciences

July 1, 2015

Scott A. Storrer, a 1989 graduate of DePauw University, has today been appointed chief executive officer of Strand Life Sciences, a global genomic profiling... Read More

Cynthia Vernon '76 is COO of Monterey Bay Aquarium

July 1, 2015

Cynthia L. Vernon, a 1976 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chief operating officer of California's Monterey Bay Aquarium. "With the aquarium... Read More

Study Overseen by Vernon Jordan '57 Finds CIA's Diversity Efforts Lacking

June 30, 2015

"The CIA has consistently failed to promote minorities into its leadership ranks and progress in building diversity at the top of the spy agency has largely... Read More

HS Baseball Coach Bob Kyle '78 Leads Team to First-Ever State Championship

June 30, 2015

"You don't realize it, then you'll be driving down the road and you'll think about what you've done and realize you're state champs," says Bob Kyle, the... Read More

179 Student-Athletes Named to Spring 2015 Tiger Pride Honor Roll

June 30, 2015

Stevie Baker-Watson, DePauw's Theodore Katula Director of Athletics and Recreational Sports, announced the Tiger Pride Honor Roll for the 2015 spring semester... Read More

Roger Boswell '73 Honored by American Board of Emergency Medicine

June 30, 2015

Roger W. Boswell, M.D., a 1973 graduate of DePauw University, "has received the Longevity Award from the American Board of Emergency Medicine, marking... Read More

Jon Dill '87 a Finalist for 'CFO of the Year'

June 29, 2015

Jonathan "Jon" C. Dill, chief financial officer, executive vice president and partner at Ampac Packaging LLC and 1987 graduate of DePauw University, "has... Read More

Column on 40th Anniversary of Jaws Quotes Prof. Jeff McCall '76

June 28, 2015

"Jeff McCall, professor of media studies at DePauw University in Indiana, believes Jaws succeeded in ’75 because it appealed to a wide cross-section of... Read More

Danielle McGrath '07 Named Indiana Governor's Deputy Chief of Staff

June 27, 2015

Indiana Governor Mike Pence has named Danielle McGrath, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University, deputy chief of staff in the Office of the Governor.  "In... Read More

US Supreme Court Rules that Same-Sex Marriage is Legal in Case Argued by Doug Hallward-Driemeier '89

June 26, 2015

"In a landmark opinion, the Supreme Court ruled Friday that states cannot ban same-sex marriage, establishing a new civil right and handing gay rights... Read More

Medical Student Shannon Fayson '11 Leads M.D. Camp at Ohio State

June 26, 2015

Shannon D. Fayson, a second-year medical student at Ohio State University and 2011 graduate of DePauw University, is director of OSU's M.D. Camp. The ... Read More

Today is 'Melissa Long '80 Day' in Fort Wayne

June 25, 2015

"It was very touching, and I loved it to pieces," Melissa Long said today after the mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, declared today "Melissa Long Day" in... Read More

Tyler Fischer '04 Joins Chamber Board

June 25, 2015

Tyler Fischer, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the board of directors of the Clay County, Indiana Chamber of Commerce. "He has been in... Read More

Writing the Wilderness

June 24, 2015

Isle Royale is a remote island cluster in Lake Superior and the destination of a recent May Term trip for nine students led by Steven “Steve” R. Timm,... Read More

"Fighter for Equal Rights" Douglas Hallward-Driemeier '89 Profiled as SCOTUS Decision on Same-Sex Marriage Nears

June 24, 2015

"It was 1977 when he first felt the sting of injustice," begins an article in The Hill, the newspaper of Capitol Hill. "Douglas Hallward-Driemeier’s elementary... Read More

DePauw Students Have Access to a Global Education, Mandy Brookins Blinn Writes

June 23, 2015

"International investment has become the key to a thriving Indiana economy," notes Mandy Brookins Blinn, director of off-campus study at DePauw University... Read More

Tom Kominsky '03 Joins Student Transportation Inc. as Chief Growth Officer

June 22, 2015

Thomas M. Kominsky, a 2003 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chief growth officer for Student Transportation Inc. (NASDAQ: STB).  He comes... Read More

Political Science Prof. Byron Daynes Dies at Age 77

June 21, 2015

Byron Wilford "Bill" Daynes, a professor of political science at DePauw University from 1971 to 1990, died June 7. He was 77 years old. Born October 26... Read More

Tim Solso '69 Led "Internal Revolution" at Cummins: Fortune

June 20, 2015

In a Fortune article headlined "Cummins: An engine maker bets on clean air—and wins," Clay Risen writes, "Under Theodore M. Solso, who was chairman and... Read More

Amanda Miller Luciano '03 on Transitioning from Journalist to Realtor

June 19, 2015

"Colorado Springs native Amanda Miller Luciano worked in journalism for nearly a decade before deciding last year to become a Realtor -- a career that... Read More

Dean Raj Bellani Discusses Ways Companies Can Attract Recent Graduates

June 18, 2015

A report listing "2015’s Best & Worst Cities to Find a Job" includes comments from Raj Bellani, dean of experiential learning and career planning at DePauw... Read More

Indiana's "Father of Bridges," History Prof. Jim Cooper, Cited in Story

June 18, 2015

James L. Cooper, professor emeritus of history at DePauw University, "is considered the Father of Bridges to the state," Robert Hostetler tells the Terre... Read More

TV Station Reports from DePauw-Hosted Football Camp

June 17, 2015

"A record number of 550 kids this week from six area schools -- Ben Davis, Fishers, Westfield, Whiteland, Columbus East (and) Crown Point" are at DePauw... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 Has a Message for Young Americans: Politics Needs You

June 17, 2015

Lee H. Hamilton, the 1952 DePauw University graduate who served 34 years in the U.S. House of Representatives, notices something different when he talks... Read More

Jim Silkworth '88 is VP of Human Resources at United Methodist Homes

June 16, 2015

James W. Silkworth, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University,  has been appointed vice president of human resources at United Methodist Homes. The nonprofit... Read More

Erin O'Brien '15 Competes for Title of Miss Indiana This Week

June 15, 2015

Erin O'Brien, a May 2015 graduate of DePauw University, is among "64 young women from all over Indiana (who) are set to gather in Zionsville to begin competition... Read More

Caroline Ruhl '74 to Enter Quad-Cities Business Hall of Fame

June 15, 2015

Caroline I. Ruhl, president of Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors and 1974 graduate of DePauw University, will be inducted Thursday into the Quad-Cities Business Hall... Read More

Eddie Felling '09 is Terre Haute's City Attorney

June 14, 2015

Darrell Edward "Eddie" Felling II, a 2009 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed city attorney of Terre Haute, Indiana. "Felling graduated... Read More

Business Reporter J.K. Wall '01 Offers Thoughts on SCOTUS & Obamacare

June 13, 2015

"While speaking Thursday to a group of Indianapolis alumni of my alma mater, DePauw University, I was asked what I think will happen in the King v. Burwell... Read More

Newspaper: Global Workshop Brought "Music of the World to Greencastle"

June 12, 2015

"Bringing the music of the world to Greencastle Wednesday night, the Silk Road Ensemble and friends staged a unique benefit concert at Kresge Auditorium... Read More

Former English Prof. & True Detective Creator Nic Pizzolatto Profiled in Vanity Fair

June 12, 2015

"When I first met Nic Pizzolatto, he was teaching creative writing at DePauw, a small liberal arts college in Indiana," begins a Vanity Fair profile. "He... Read More

DePauw Coaching Staff Named Tops in Central Region

June 11, 2015

Coming off a 36-16 season and a trip to the NCAA Division III Finals, DePauw's coaching staff has been recognized by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association... Read More

Kristin Wallace '85 Leading Health Care Clinic for Needy and Uninsured

June 11, 2015

Kristin Wallace, a 1985 graduate of DePauw University, has been hired to serve as the first executive director of the Rock River Free Clinic. Located in... Read More

2015 Commencement DVD is in the Mail

June 10, 2015

Order Your DVD The limited edition DVD of DePauw University's 176th annual commencement is in the mail this afternoon this afternoon to those who pre-ordered... Read More

Mary Smith Steps Down as Women's Basketball Assistant Coach

June 10, 2015

Mary Smith, DePauw women's basketball assistant coach since 1993, has announced she is stepping down from her position. Read More

HR Executive Amy Newbanks Letke '87 is Profiled

June 10, 2015

Amy Newbanks Letke, founder and CEO of Integrity HR Inc. and 1987 graduate of DePauw University, is among "20 People to Know" in human resources, according... Read More

Paula Kaiser VanDam '92 Appointed to Michigan's Interagency Council on Homelessness

June 9, 2015

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has appointed Paula Kaiser VanDam, a 1992 graduate of DePauw University, to serve on the state's new Interagency Council... Read More

TV Station Notes Today's Launch of 'Music on the Square'

June 8, 2015

"It's a new music resource and performance space in downtown Greencastle," Newspoint anchor Nicole Pence told her audience on Indianapolis Fox affiliate... Read More

Yo-Yo Ma Cuts the Ceremonial Ribbon as DePauw Opens 'Music on the Square'

June 8, 2015

"This space is designed to be the launching of a musical communiversity," said Mark McCoy, dean of the DePauw University School of Music, as he stood outside... Read More

Sophomore Places 8th in Summer X Games Motorcycle Race

June 8, 2015

"Rachel Gutish of Terre Haute placed eighth in the nationally televised Women's Enduro X motorcycle race as part of the Summer X Games on Friday night... Read More