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Eli's Bookstore & Café Brings "Renewed Sense of Excitement and Purpose to Downtown Greencastle"

November 27, 2015

"A perfect blend of partnership between city and state as well as public and private organizations, Eli’s Bookstore, its adjoining café and the community... Read More

School of Music to Present Fifth Annual Holiday Gala, Dec. 5-6

November 25, 2015

Audiences of all ages relish the DePauw University School of Music’s annual Holiday Gala, which will be presented next week in two performances in Kresge... Read More

NetVUE Grant Will Enhance Vocational Mentoring at DePauw

November 24, 2015

DePauw University's Hartman House is the recipient of a $39,068 grant from the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE).  The two-year... Read More

DePauw Mourns the Sudden Passing of Art Prof. Catherine Fruhan

November 20, 2015

Catherine E. Fruhan, professor of art and art history at DePauw University since 1984, died suddenly today while on campus.  She was 67 years old. (at... Read More

2015 Monon Bell DVD at Replicator, Will Ship Soon

November 20, 2015

DVD Order Form The commemorative DVD of the 2015 Monon Bell Classic, played six days ago at Blackstock Stadium, is now at the factory and is being replicated... Read More

DePauw Now #4 in US in Providing Opportunities for Students to Study Abroad

November 18, 2015

The 2015 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange finds that DePauw University is ranked #4 among the nation's four-year baccalaureate colleges... Read More

DePauw Offers "Big-Time Opportunities" to Student Athletes, Declares Feature in National Bell Telecast

November 14, 2015

"With 23 intercollegiate athletic teams, DePauw -- a small liberal arts college -- offers big-time opportunities rivaling athletic programs and facilities... Read More

Senior Honored by Greencastle Commission on Sustainability

November 13, 2015

DePauw University senior Sara C. Lejsner is the recipient of the Greencastle Commission on Sustainability's "Young Leader of the Year Award." A biology... Read More

DePauw Theatre Presents Arcadia, Nov. 19 - 22

November 7, 2015

"Arcadia is Tom Stoppard's richest, most ravishing comedy to date, a play of wit, intellect, language, brio and, new for him, emotion," opined the New... Read More

DePauw Choirs Present 'Phrases in Metamorphosis' in ArtsFest Finale Sunday

November 4, 2015

Embracing the ArtsFest 2015 interdisciplinary theme of “Art and Transformation,” the joint DePauw University choirs will present a program at 3 p.m. on... Read More

Presidential Search Profile is Released as Committee Presents Update

November 1, 2015

Based on input from the DePauw University community, the committee charged with identifying DePauw's 20th president has created a Presidential Search Profile... Read More

Andrew Luck's Comments at DePauw Recalled as Colts Prep for Panthers

October 29, 2015

As the Indianapolis Colts prepare to face the Carolina Panthers Monday night, national sports analysts are again pondering whether Colts quarterback Andrew... Read More

Lessons Learned at DePauw Helped Shape Successful Argument in Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Case, Says Douglas Hallward-Driemeier '89

October 26, 2015

DePauw University "did, to a considerable degree, expose me to the ideas that later shaped my views about marriage and, ultimately, helped me to argue... Read More

Experience 'Art & Transformation' During Annual ArtsFest, Oct. 28 - Nov. 8

October 26, 2015

Complete ArtsFest Schedule DePauw University’s 14th annual celebration of the arts, ArtsFest, will begin Wednesday, October 28, and continues through... Read More

Bruce Clute Appointed Director of Collaborative Community Initiatives & Auxiliary Services

October 21, 2015

Drawing new businesses, jobs and economic stimulus to downtown Greencastle is a chief task of Bruce Clute, who has joined DePauw University as director... Read More

Student Life's Matt Cummings Named a National Bonner Fellow

October 15, 2015

Matt Cummings, assistant director of spirituality, service and social justice at DePauw University, has been named one of ten National Bonner Fellows for... Read More

Pre-Order and Save on 2015 Monon Bell Classic DVD

October 13, 2015

DVD Order Form; Monon Bell Ticket Information The 122nd battle for the Monon Bell, one of college football's most celebrated rivalries, will be the 20th... Read More

Members of Presidential Search Committee Announced & Web Page Launched

October 5, 2015

A committee of 18 individuals has been formed to search for DePauw University's 20th president, Kathy Patterson Vrabeck '85, chair of the search committee... Read More

Tonight's Ubben Lecture by Yeonmi Park, 'What It Means to be Free,' to be Webcast Live

October 5, 2015

Event Information; Webcast Link "I really hope this book will shine a light on the darkest place in the world," Yeonmi Park tells the UK's Guardian of... Read More

Grammy-Winning Sweet Honey in the Rock Coming for Oct. 9 Old Gold Weekend Concert  

October 1, 2015

The internationally acclaimed, all-woman African-American ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock returns to the DePauw University campus for an Old Gold Weekend... Read More

Yeonmi Park's In Order to Live Arrives in Bookstores, Six Days Before Her Ubben Lecture at DePauw

September 29, 2015

Information on Monday's Ubben Lecture "I think everybody deserves to be free and to have a happy life," Yeonmi Park tells NPR. The 21-year-old's story... Read More

DePauw Band Presents 'Bach to the Future' Sunday

September 28, 2015

The DePauw University Band, directed by Professor Craig Paré, will present its first concert of the year “Bach to the Future” on Sunday, October 4 -- but... Read More

Faculty Soloists Join DePauw Choirs in Sunday Performance

September 22, 2015

The DePauw University Chorus and DePauw Chamber Singers, under the direction of Kristina Boerger, presents their opening concert “Flora and Fauna,” this... Read More

Monty Python's Musical Comedy Spamalot to be Staged Oct. 1 - 4

September 22, 2015

DePauw Theatre and the School of Music combine to present Monty Python’s three-time Tony Award-winning musical, Spamalot. The production, the first of... Read More

Roots Music "Collaboratory," Jayme Stone's Lomax Project, Here for Sunday Concert

September 21, 2015

Billed as a "collaboratory" involving some of North America’s most distinctive and creative roots musicians, Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project comes to DePauw... Read More

You're Invited to Create Art at Community Aluminum Pour

September 18, 2015

The DePauw University and Putnam County communities are invited to join in a unique event, a Community Aluminum Pour, on Friday, October 2. Presented by... Read More

TV Station Spotlights Fantasy Football Acumen of DePauw Senior

September 17, 2015

"A DePauw senior is pulling off a huge win when it comes to fantasy sports," reports Indianapolis Fox affiliate WXIN. The television station tonight aired... Read More

Outdoor Music & Fun at Fifth Annual 'DePauwpalooza' Friday

September 16, 2015

The DePauw University School of Music presents one of the favorite events of the fall season, DePauwpalooza, this Friday, September 18, at 5:30 p.m. It... Read More

Freshman Hunter Sego Among Magazine's 'People to Know'

September 11, 2015

"When I came to work for the American Diabetes Association in mid-2013, Hunter Sego was already a legend," writes Gary Dougherty in Diabetes Forecast,... Read More

Mortar Board Chapter Honored with Silver Torch Award

September 2, 2015

The Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society chapter at DePauw University is one of 45 collegiate chapters being recognized with the Silver Torch... Read More

Fulbright Award Sends Kacy Rauschenberger '15 to Malaysia

September 1, 2015

Kacy R. Rauschenberger, a May 2015 graduate of DePauw University, will spend this academic year teaching English in Malaysia after receiving an English... Read More

DePauw Ranks #18 Among Baccalaureate Institutions for Most International Students

August 27, 2015

DePauw University ranks #18 among baccalaureate institutions in the United States for most foreign students in 2013-14, according to the Chronicle of Higher... Read More

Douglas Hallward-Driemeier '89, Attorney Who Successfully Argued Same-Sex Marriage Case Before SCOTUS, to Speak Oct. 26

August 26, 2015

Douglas Hallward-Driemeier, the attorney and 1989 DePauw University graduate whose arguments helped persuade the U.S. Supreme Court to rule in favor of... Read More

Senior Discusses Donald Trump's Presidential Candidacy with Washington Examiner

August 25, 2015

"Donald Trump hasn't offered many details about his policy proposals beyond immigration, but his supporters don't seem to mind," reports the Washington... Read More

619 New Students Welcomed to DePauw, "A Place Where People Come to Change the World"

August 22, 2015

Photo Gallery "You never know what complex array of interests and loves and connections and passions you will encounter on this campus, with this faculty... Read More

Human Rights Activist Yeonmi Park, Youngest-Ever Ubben Lecturer, Coming to DePauw October 5

August 20, 2015

Yeonmi Park will come to DePauw University to share her powerful story of defecting from North Korea, the horrors of human trafficking and the need to... Read More

New School of Music Faculty Member Peter Seymour and PROJECT Trio Perform Sunday Night

August 20, 2015

DePauw University's students -- especially those who will arrive on campus for the first time Saturday -- and members of the campus and Greencastle communities... Read More

Blogging in Grado

August 18, 2015

Students in the Summer in Italy program spent between two weeks and two months in the northeastern coastal town of Grado. During that time, they were immersed... Read More

DePauw Welcomes 619 New Students This Saturday, Opening Day of the 2015-16 Academic Year

August 18, 2015

DePauw University is ready to welcome 619 new students to campus this Saturday, the traditional opening day of the academic year. "It's always a wonderful... Read More

Brian Casey to Step Down at Conclusion of Academic Year to Assume Presidency of Colgate University

August 13, 2015

DePauw University’s 19th president, Brian W. Casey, who has led the University since 2008, announced today that the coming academic year will be his final... Read More

Old Gold Weekend to Feature Sweet Honey in the Rock, S. Page Cotton Field Dedication

August 10, 2015

This fall’s edition of Old Gold Weekend -- a DePauw tradition since 1909 -- will feature a performance by Sweet Honey in the Rock and a host of exciting... Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

About 1,400 Celebrate "A Magic Place" During DePauw's Alumni Reunion Weekend

June 6, 2015

"This is a magic place, it's a special place, it's an important place," DePauw University President Brian W. Casey told the alumni and friends who filled... Read More

Silkroad's Global Musician Workshop, Hosted by DePauw, Will Include Three Public Performances

May 31, 2015

With a mission of fostering a community of globally minded musicians who learn from one another’s traditions and incorporate them into their own artistic... Read More

Three from DePauw Receive Gilman International Scholarships

May 30, 2015

Three DePauw University students have been accepted for the U.S. Department of State's Gilman International Scholarship Program. Junior Devon Ross has... Read More

Pittsburgh Columnist Writes of DePauw's 'Move Out' Program

May 29, 2015

"I don’t have college-age children, so I was intrigued to hear that at least one school, DePauw University in Indiana, is asking students to donate their... Read More

NPR Spotlights DePauw Program that Benefits Community

May 25, 2015

A program that takes furniture and other items left behind by DePauw University students at the end of the academic year and redistributes those things... Read More

2015 Commencement DVD Should Ship in About Three Weeks

May 21, 2015

Four days after DePauw University's Class of 2015 received their diplomas, the limited edition DVD of the 176th commencement -- including an array of extra... Read More

Yo-Yo Ma Among the Dignitaries Coming for the June 8 Launch of New 'Music on the Square' Venue

May 21, 2015

A new music resource and performance space in the downtown square that is designed to enhance the ongoing partnership between Greencastle and the DePauw... Read More

Honorary Degree Recipients Joseph Horowitz and Rodney Jones Offer Praise for DePauw

May 17, 2015

Also: Speech by Ruth Simmons; Ashton Johnson '15 Addresses Classmates; Photo Gallery; Order Commencement DVD As he received an honorary Doctor of Music... Read More

Ruth Simmons Urges DePauw's Class of 2015 to "Reclaim King's Dream"

May 17, 2015

Also: Ashton Johnson '15 Addresses Classmates; Three Honorary Degrees Conferred; Photo Gallery; Order Commencement DVD "When will we turn to a better... Read More

"Proclaim Your Story," Walker Cup Recipent Ashton Johnson '15 Tells Classmates as 504 Receive DePauw Diplomas

May 17, 2015

Also: Address by Ruth Simmons; Three Receive Honorary Degrees; Photo Gallery; Order Commencement DVD "Just like the roots of trees in a forest or the... Read More

Weather Forecast Remains a Factor as DePauw's 176th Commencement Nears

May 15, 2015

Links: Commencement Info; Weather; Webcast; Pre-Order Your DVD The Greencastle weather forecast for Sunday is looking brighter, in more ways than one... Read More

Sunday's Commencement to be Webcast; Rain in Long Range Forecast

May 13, 2015

 Links: Weather; Webcast; Pre-Order Your DVD If you can't make it to campus this weekend, you're invited to watch DePauw University's 176th commencement... Read More

Greencastle HS Math Teacher Logan Kuhne Honored as Battey National Educator of the Year

May 12, 2015

Logan Kuhne, a mathematics teacher at Greencastle High School, is the 2015 recipient of the Battey National Educator of the Year Award. Presented by DePauw... Read More

Nonprofit Honors Senior Jacob Weeks as its 'Person of the Year'

May 12, 2015

Mental Health America of Putnam County has presented Jacob R. Weeks, a DePauw University senior, with its annual "Person of the Year" award.  A psychology... Read More

Trustees Accept $15 Million in Campaign Gifts, Endorse Improvements to Asbury Hall & Roy O. West Library

May 11, 2015

President Brian W. Casey announced today that the University’s Board of Trustees, at its meeting on Friday, formally accepted more than $15 million in... Read More

Kandyce Anderson '15 Hopes to "Validate Every Student's Sense of Self" as Fulbright in New Zealand

May 7, 2015

DePauw University senior Kandyce D. Anderson has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student fellowship and will use the award to conduct research in New Zealand... Read More

Michael Terlep '16 to Study in Turkey with US Department of State Critical Language Scholarship

May 6, 2015

DePauw University junior Michael "Mickey" F. Terlep is the recipient of a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study critical... Read More

Society of Professional Journalists Honors 14 from DePauw, Including a Dozen Students

May 4, 2015

Twelve DePauw University student journalists and two DePauw alumni were honored for their work in the Society of Professional Journalists' "Best of the... Read More

Poet Richard Blanco, Who Read at President Obama's Inauguration, Coming to DePauw as a Woodrow Wilson Scholar

May 3, 2015

Richard Blanco, a noted American poet, author and civil engineer who read one of his works at President Barack Obama's second inauguration, is coming to... Read More

Ashton Johnson Receives 2015 Walker Cup

April 27, 2015

Ashton T. Johnson is the recipient of DePauw's Walker Cup, which is awarded to the senior who has contributed the most to the University community during... Read More

Concert Season Concludes Sunday with Beethoven's Ninth Symphony

April 27, 2015

For the culminating event of the 2014-15 DePauw University School of Music concert season, Orcenith Smith conducts DePauw’s massed choirs and orchestra... Read More

Andrew Luck "Dazzled" DePauw Audience: Indianapolis Star

April 25, 2015

A headline on the front page of this morning's Indianapolis Star sports page, "Beardless and funny before a college crowd," recaps last night's visit to... Read More

"Grow and Take Risks," NFL Star Andrew Luck Tells DePauw Students in Ubben Lecture

April 24, 2015

Photo Gallery "I think you use your college education every day," Andrew Luck, the star quarterback of the National Football League's Indianapolis Colts... Read More

Savon Jackson '15 to Teach in India with Fulbright Award

April 23, 2015

Savon M. Jackson, a senior at DePauw University, is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition... Read More

27 Members of DePauw Student Media Honored with Statewide Awards

April 22, 2015

Twenty-seven members of DePauw University's student media were presented with awards at two recent ceremonies.  Fifteen staff members of Indiana's oldest... Read More

University Band Recognizes Graduating Seniors Sunday in Final Performance

April 21, 2015

Craig Paré, professor of music, will lead the DePauw University Band in its final concert of the year, “Make a Joyful Noise,” on Sunday, April 26, at 3... Read More

DePauw & Local School Students Collaborate on Annual 'Spring Spectacle of Shakespeare', May 2

April 21, 2015

DePauw Theatre’s 2014-15 season closes with the annual Spring Spectacle of Shakespeare on Saturday, May 2 in Moore Theatre, located within the Green Center... Read More

Greencastle and DePauw Featured in Magazine Article Highlighting Small Town Getaways

April 20, 2015

A feature in the current edition of Grand Rapids magazine spotlights "10 Indiana small towns worth filling the gas tank for," including Greencastle. The... Read More

Doors for Andrew Luck Event Open at 6 p.m. to Students, All Others at 6:15

April 17, 2015

More Information; Webcast Link DePauw University students with ID can enter Kresge Auditorium at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 24, for the Ubben Lecture by... Read More

Nonprofit Honors Sophomore as 'Big of the Year'

April 16, 2015

DePauw University sophomore Evan M. Atkinson has been honored by Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana as one of the organization's four "Bigs... Read More

IU Maurer Law School Adds DePauw to Scholarship & Mentorship Program

April 14, 2015

"The Indiana University Maurer School of Law has expanded its scholarship and mentorship program to five more colleges and universities across the Midwest... Read More

Senior Natalie Weilandt Receives Fulbright Award to Teach in Turkey

April 14, 2015

DePauw University senior Natalie M. Weilandt is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition... Read More

Newspaper Previews Senior's Cross-Country Fundraiser

April 13, 2015

"A college senior is attempting to bring hope to people touched by cancer through a cross-country bicycle journey this summer," begins a story in the Terre... Read More

MKTO Performs Free Concert at DePauw April 17

April 10, 2015

The musical duo MKTO, whose song, Classic, was nominated as "Catchiest New Song" in the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards, will come to DePauw University... Read More

Alumni and Students Invited to Join in Philanthropy & Excellence Weekend, April 17-19

April 9, 2015

Schedule of Events DePauw University's multicultural community and its many traditions will be celebrated April 17-19 during Philanthropy & Excellence... Read More

DePauw Theatre Stages Antigone, April 16 - 19

April 7, 2015

DePauw Theatre presents Antigone, a high-stakes drama which has been entertaining audiences for more than 2,500 years after being written by Sophocles... Read More

Saturday's Annual Concerto Winners' Concert To Feature Nine Soloists

April 6, 2015

Four delightful opera arias, three romantic concertos and two American musical theatre standards make for what is certain to be one remarkable concert... Read More

CNN Contributor, Author & Former White House Adviser Van Jones Coming for April 22 Earth Day Speech

April 3, 2015

Van Jones, a CNN political contributor and environmental advocate, is coming to DePauw University to deliver an address on Earth Day, Wednesday, April... Read More

Art of DePauw Seniors On View at Peeler Center, April 17-May 16

April 1, 2015

An exhibition honoring the work of DePauw University's graduating senior studio art majors opens at the Richard E. Peeler Art Center on Friday, April 17... Read More

"It All Began at DePauw," Says Former VP Dan Quayle '69 in Discussion of Key Issues, His Political Life, and College Days

March 31, 2015

Photo Galleries: 1, 2, 3, 4 The national controversy over a newly-approved Indiana law, America's nuclear negotiations with Iran, and reflections on the... Read More

President Casey Talks with Chronicle of Higher Ed About Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act

March 31, 2015

"I always think that university presidents have to be very careful speaking about current political matters," DePauw University President Brian W. Casey... Read More