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Actor David Cryer '58 Among Initial Inductees Into New 'Wall of Fame'

April 28, 2016

David Cryer, an actor who has appeared on Broadway and television and films, is among the inaugural class of the Fifth Third Bank Wall of Fame in Findlay... Read More

'City Building' is Ambitious, But, In the End, Artificial: Prof. Glen Kuecker

April 26, 2016

The parent company of Google parent, Alphabet Inc., and its urban technology-focused subsidiary, Sidewalk Labs, may "delve into an ambitious new arena:... Read More

Chris McLoughlin '89 Joins LittleThings as Senior VP

April 22, 2016

Chris McLoughlin, a 1989 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed senior vice president, sales and marketing, at LittleThings, which bills itself... Read More

A Civil War Treasure

April 13, 2016

A 700-page Civil War diary written by James Riley Weaver was given recently to DePauw Archives and Special Collections. Not only is it a unique piece of... Read More

US Influence Crucial in "Increasingly Interconnected World," Write Lee Hamilton '52 & Richard Lugar

March 19, 2016

"As the co-chairs of the Indiana Advisory Committee for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, we believe that in an increasingly interconnected world,... Read More

Colorado Broadcasters Association Honors Dan Lucero '08

March 12, 2016

Dan Lucero, sports director for Media Logic Radio's KSTC/KATR in Sterling, Colorado, and 2008 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of the 2015... Read More

John Cassady '91 Named VP at National Rural Electric Cooperation Association

March 11, 2016

John M. Cassady, a 1991 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president of legislative affairs within the government relations department... Read More

Forbes Spotlights Game Developed by Steve Robinson '04

March 10, 2016

A game developed by Steve Robinson, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, is featured in Forbes.  His creation, Jobstacles, is described as "an Apples... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 Calls on DePauw Students, the Next Generation of Leaders, to "Make This Country Work"

March 6, 2016

"As I've gotten older, I'm less concerned with whether you're a Republican or a Democrat," Lee Hamilton, veteran statesman and 1952 graduate of DePauw... Read More

Former Congressman Lee Hamilton '52 Here Thursday

February 28, 2016

Lee H. Hamilton, the 1952 DePauw University graduate who has been called "Mr. Integrity" by Newsweek, will return to campus on Thursday, March 3.  The... Read More

Congress Falling Short on "Key Responsibility," Opines Lee Hamilton '52

February 22, 2016

Policy oversight, seen as a "key responsibility" of Congress by veteran statesman Lee Hamilton, "has fallen into disrepair." In a newspaper column, the... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 & Richard Lugar "Had a Hand in Saving the World"

February 14, 2016

"To East Coast elites, diplomats, and think-tank fellows, Richard Lugar and Lee Hamilton must seem like outliers," begins an Indianapolis Monthly feature... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 to Headline O’Bannon Institute for Community Service

February 5, 2016

"Lee H. Hamilton, one of the nation’s foremost experts on Congress and representative democracy, will headline Ivy Tech Bloomington’s 13th annual O’Bannon... Read More

Income Inequality "A Defining Issue of Our Day": Veteran Statesman Lee Hamilton '52

January 31, 2016

"When the history of this year’s presidential campaign is written, one of its more remarkable features will be that candidates of both parties feel it... Read More

Rip Tilden '75 Joins Board of Andesa Services

January 28, 2016

Charles "Rip" Tilden, a partner with Makarios Consulting LLC and 1975 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the board of directors of Andesa Services... Read More

Despite Civil Rights Progress, "A Lot is Superficial," Says Prof. John Dittmer  

January 18, 2016

Speaking of the civil rights movement on the federal holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., John Dittmer says, "A lot of progress has been made,... Read More

City Wide Maintenance President Jeff Smith '94 is Profiled

January 16, 2016

"Jeff Smith’s job is high maintenance, and he likes it that way," begins an Indianapolis Star profile of the 1994 DePauw University graduate. "Prior to... Read More

Dave Borbely '81 Named Offensive Line Coach at Maryland

January 15, 2016

"DJ Durkin completed his initial Maryland football coaching staff on Wednesday, tabbing former Virginia assistant Dave Borbely as his offensive line coach... Read More

Clemson Coach Brad Brownell '91 Logs Back-to-Back Wins Over Hall of Famers

January 14, 2016

"With opponents only winning 20 percent of games during Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski's career at Duke University, any win over the Blue Devils is... Read More

President Obama Nominates Winfield Ong '80 to Federal Judgeship

January 12, 2016

President Barack Obama today appointed Winfield D. Ong, criminal prosecution chief for the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Indiana... Read More

A Politician's Job is "Unusually Challenging Right Now," According to Lee Hamilton '52

January 3, 2016

"You know who I feel sorry for?," asks Lee Hamilton in a nationally-distributed newspaper column. "Today’s politicians. You’ll laugh at this, but hear... Read More