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DePauw a "Great Fit" for Senior Kate Walker: Indy Star

December 15, 2012

"Kate Walker admits she wasn't prepared to give DePauw much of a look as she was winding down here career at Perry Meridian High School," begins a story... Read More

Campus and Community Prepare for 2013 Relay For Life

December 9, 2012

"The event is a celebration and memorial, as well as an opportunity for more awareness," says Stewart Burns of Putnam County Relay For Life.  The DePauw... Read More

Six Student Journalists Honored by Indiana Collegiate Press Association

December 3, 2012

Six staff members of Indiana's oldest college newspaper, The DePauw, were honored with three awards over the weekend by the Indiana Collegiate Press Association... Read More

First-Year Student Wins Indiana High School Press Association Award

December 1, 2012

The staff of the Mirror, the student newspaper at Reitz High School in Evansville, Indiana, collected seven Indiana High School Press Association (IHSPA)... Read More

DePauw is Among Nation's Top Colleges for Sending Students Abroad

November 13, 2012

DePauw University ranks #8 among the nation's baccalaureate institutions in the number of students who studied abroad in 2010-11, according to the 2012... Read More

National TV Audience Gets Look at DePauw's People and Programs

November 10, 2012

"As one of the oldest college radio stations in the country, WGRE has been equipping DePauw University students with the necessary tools to find their... Read More

Sophomore to be Honored for 'Realizing the Dream'

November 8, 2012

DePauw University sophomore Taylor M. Zartman is one of 31 students from Indiana's independent colleges and universities who will be honored this weekend... Read More

DePauw Vocalists Win 22 Awards at Statewide Competition

November 7, 2012

DePauw University student vocalists won twenty-two awards, with thirteen students receiving first place honors at the Indiana State National Association... Read More

DePauw Advances to National Ethics Bowl for 8th Time in 9 Years

November 6, 2012

For the eighth time in the last 9 years, students from DePauw University will compete in the national Ethics Bowl competition. Over the weekend, two teams... Read More

Change in Your Pocket

October 25, 2012

Senior Henry K. Dambanemuya is a DePauw Presidential Ambassador, an Honor Scholar and a citizen of Zimbabwe. He’s also a Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars... Read More

Senior Henry Dambanemuya Named a Jewish World Watch Fellow

October 13, 2012

DePauw University senior Henry K. Dambanemuya has been named a Jewish World Watch Fellow. Designed for young scholars with "a passion for social justice... Read More

Column on Format of Debates Quotes DePauw Student, Two Professors

October 11, 2012

"You’re a contestant in a debate, with 20 minutes to prepare for an hourlong argument on a surprise topic -- eliminating the World Bank," writes Mark Bennett... Read More

First-Year Student "A Different Person" After Experience in Peru

October 8, 2012

"A letter arrived in the mail last summer and its news not only changed my plans, but my life," begins an article by Cole Hanson published in the Des Moines... Read More

Work of Biology Students & Prof. Henning Schneider is Published

October 6, 2012

The collaborative work of Henning Schneider, professor of biology, and his students is spotlighted in two recent publications. An article in the journal... Read More

Senior Mohammad Usman in Panel Discussion Aired by C-SPAN2

October 4, 2012

DePauw University senior Mohammad Usman can be seen in a program airing nationally on C-SPAN2 today. He is part of a discussion with Alex Morse, the mayor... Read More

Junior is One of Four Indiana Students to Receive Weldon Scholarships

September 19, 2012

DePauw University junior Branko Bibic is among four Indiana college students who have been selected for receive awards from The H. Kent Weldon Scholarship... Read More

Student-Led Community Service Program Begins 21st Season

September 10, 2012

A community service program administered by DePauw University students, Sports Night, begins its twenty-first season this week. It "continues to provide... Read More

Senior's "Incredible Experiences" at DePauw Detailed in Hometown Newspaper

September 2, 2012

"What I have enjoyed most about college are the relationships I have formed with classmates, staff, and the faculty at DePauw," Amanda R. Brinkman tells... Read More

Getting Their Hands Dirty

August 31, 2012

Danica R. Andersen ‘15 and Kathleen M. Raymond-Judy ‘15 just ended their first summer break from college. It ended up not being much of a break at all... Read More

617 New Students Promised "Opportunity to Transform Yourself" as Class of 2016 is Welcomed to DePauw

August 18, 2012

"Here’s the great secret of college –- the hidden clue," DePauw University's nineteenth president, Brian W. Casey, told the Class of 2016 at this afternoon's... Read More

New Worlds

August 17, 2012

Barely removed from their high school graduations, members of Servicio en las Américas found themselves boarding an airplane to Ecuador. It was a sudden... Read More

Incoming Freshman QB Recalled in Hometown Newspaper

August 13, 2012

A story analyzing how "Jacob Hester's absence" may affect the football program at Evansville, Indiana's Central High School appears in the Evansville Courier... Read More

Senior Percussionist Josiah Rushing Featured in Wednesday Night Concert

July 24, 2012

Tomorrow night's concert presented as part of the Greencastle Summer Music Festival "is only the second in the festival's eight-year history to feature... Read More

Patron of Travelers

July 17, 2012

This spring, Brooklyn, N.Y., native Hermes R. Grullon ’13 was one of 20 undergraduates nationally to receive a Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign... Read More

Troubled Water?

July 6, 2012

The Big Walnut Creek watershed is only a speck on a map of Indiana, but its 424-square-mile footprint probably doesn’t seem so small to the handful of... Read More

Two DePauw Students Among 5 "Dedicated, Adept" Interns at Salt Lake Tribune

July 3, 2012

DePauw University students Michael Appelgate and Dana Ferguson are spending the summer at the Salt Lake Tribune, and are among five "paid interns whose... Read More

Sights and Sighs

June 18, 2012

Assistant Professor of Psychology Michael E. Roberts was reading a review article about eye tracking and its application in everything from marketing to... Read More

Newspaper Welcomes Rising Senior as Pulliam Intern

June 15, 2012

Nana Aduba-Amoah, who will be a senior at DePauw University this fall, has "always had a passion for writing," notes the Journal Review of Crawfordsville... Read More

Rajesh Bellani Appointed Dean of Experiential Learning and Career Planning

June 1, 2012

Rajesh Bellani has been appointed to the new position of dean of experiential learning and career planning at DePauw University. Bellani comes to DePauw... Read More

2012 Commencement DVD Now at Factory, Will Ship in 2 Weeks

May 26, 2012

Order Commencement DVD Production of the 2012 DePauw University commencement DVD has been completed and, six days after the event took place, the disc... Read More

"We Are Ready," Nic Flores '12 Tells Classmates at DePauw's 173rd Commencement

May 20, 2012

 Order Commencement DVD "As we leave this place that has been our home for four years, I invite you to embrace the activist history of DePauw, shake off... Read More

Lauren Hannan '12 Named Girl's Soccer Coach at Indiana HS

May 19, 2012

The school board in Washington, Indiana, has approved the hiring of Lauren Hannan as girls soccer coach at Washington High School. "Hannan, who graduates... Read More

Junior Wins Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

May 8, 2012

Hermes R. Grullon, a DePauw University junior, is the recipient of a Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship. Grullon, who is studying... Read More

Twenty-Seven from DePauw, Including 23 Student Journalists, Honored by SPJ

May 2, 2012

Twenty-three DePauw student journalists and four alumni of the University have been honored with "Best of the Best in Indiana" awards from the Society... Read More

Kara Bischak '12 is DePauw's Fourth Fulbright Award Recipient This Spring

April 27, 2012

Kara L. Bischak, a senior at DePauw University, will spend the upcoming academic year teaching English in India as a recipient of an English Teaching Assistant... Read More

Clean Water Commitment

April 26, 2012

Though senior Xinyi “Sunny” Wang spent the past four years studying far from her Shanghai home, as graduation approaches, her thoughts are centered on... Read More

Relay For Life Raises $129K for Cancer Fight

April 22, 2012

The seventeenth annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, 2012 Putnam County Relay For Life, raised more than $129,300 when the 24-hour-long event... Read More

Senior Leads Fundraising Effort for Children's Hospital

April 21, 2012

"DePauw senior Hannah Clingan will put on a Latin-inspired dance fitness event benefiting the Riley Hospital for Children on Tuesday, April 24," notes... Read More

2012 Relay For Life Begins at Noon Saturday

April 19, 2012

All systems are "go" for the 2012 Putnam County Relay For Life, which begins at noon Saturday at DePauw University's Blackstock Stadium.  With 48 hours... Read More

The DePauw Collects 27 ICPA Awards, Including 'Newspaper of the Year'

April 18, 2012

The DePauw was recognized as Indiana's "Division III Newspaper of the Year" and the publication and its student journalists at DePauw University collected... Read More

Senior Stewart Jones to Teach in Malaysia with Fulbright Award

April 18, 2012

DePauw University senior Stewart E. Jones is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition and... Read More

Two Juniors Win National Science Award

April 17, 2012

Junior Tyler L. Perfitt’s road to a Goldwater Scholarship wasn’t a direct route. The prestigious award is difficult to come by, even more so if you don... Read More

WGRE Student Broadcasters Win Six Awards, Including Three First Place Prizes

April 17, 2012

Projects by ten DePauw University student broadcasters were honored with six prizes at two awards ceremonies in Indianapolis Saturday.  The works, which... Read More

New Bookstore, With Starbucks and Community Meeting Space, Planned for Courthouse Square

April 16, 2012

A new, expanded bookstore with a full-service Starbucks café  is coming to Greencastle through a partnership between DePauw University and city officials... Read More

Comprehensive Master Plan Being Developed for Athletics Facilities & Fields

April 13, 2012

With the support of alumni gifts, DePauw University has formally launched a major effort to develop a comprehensive facilities master plan for athletics... Read More

Two DePauw Students Awarded Albert Lund '48 Scholarships for 2012-13

April 10, 2012

Two DePauw University students -- junior Brent Hume and sophomore John Colton -- are the recipients of Albert L. Lund '48 Scholarships for the 2012-13... Read More

Senior Sam Holley-Kline Will Conduct Research in Mexico as Fulbright Scholar

April 9, 2012

Sam Holley-Kline, a senior at DePauw University, will conduct anthropological field research in Mexico during the upcoming academic year through a Fulbright... Read More

Making a Case for DePauw

April 5, 2012

Just as March Madness was heating up, DePauw’s Bioethics Bowl team was making a deep run in a national tournament of its own. At the National Undergraduate... Read More

Fulbright Award Recipient Case Nafziger '12 Will Teach in South Korea

April 3, 2012

DePauw University senior Case M. Nafziger will spend the upcoming academic year in South Korea teaching English as a result of being awarded an English... Read More

Sophomore Learning Valuable Lessons About Coaching Basketball

April 2, 2012

As a student assistant for DePauw University's men's basketball team, sophomore Tyler Notch "is learning everything it takes to coach at the collegiate... Read More

Senior Honored by American College Personnel Association

April 2, 2012

DePauw University senior Luke P. Bretscher has been recognized with the "Outstanding Undergraduate Student" award by the American College Personnel Association's... Read More

Senior Catie Baker Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 1, 2012

DePauw University senior Catherine "Catie" Baker has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship to support Ph.D. studies she... Read More

DePauw Wins National Undergraduate Bioethics Competition

March 26, 2012

A team from DePauw University emerged the winner of the Bioethics Bowl debate tournament, which took place at the National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference... Read More

Freshman's Scholarship Noted in Chemical & Engineering News

March 26, 2012

Kwame Newton, a first-year student at DePauw University, is the recipient of a 2011-12 college scholarship through the American Chemical Society's Project... Read More

Share DePauw Memories Via New Site Founded by Two 2004 Grads

March 22, 2012

DePauw alumni, students, faculty and staff, and friends of the University are now able to share memories of their campus experiences on a new online platform... Read More

Junior Places Second at 2012 Young Artists Competition

March 14, 2012

Emily Smith, a junior vocal performance major at DePauw University, was awarded second place in the college division for both undergraduate and graduate... Read More

Here to Help

March 12, 2012

Senior Vincent M. Aguirre was on the opening leg of a road trip to Atlanta. He and four of his Phi Delta Theta brothers – junior Mark N. Ditkof, and freshmen... Read More

2012 Commencement DVD Planned; Pre-Order Today

March 11, 2012

Pre-Order Your DVD Here DePauw University's Class of 2012 and their families and friends can relive the pageantry of commencement day and have a permanent... Read More

Student Volunteers Make Special Olympics Women's State Basketball Tournament Possible

March 8, 2012

Thirty-one teams from across the state of Indiana will come to the campus of DePauw University this weekend for the Special Olympics Women's State Basketball... Read More

DePauw Reaches Semifinals of National 'Ethics Bowl'

March 7, 2012

A team from DePauw University reached the semifinals at the national Ethics Bowl competition, which took place in Cincinnati last Thursday, March 1. DePauw... Read More

Senior J.C. Pankratz is National Finalist in Playwriting Contest

March 5, 2012

DePauw University senior J.C. Pankratz is one of four national finalists for the John Cauble Award for Outstanding Short Play. The Cauble Award recognizes... Read More

Southeast Asia Trekkers Discover Different Things

February 29, 2012

For three weeks in January, DePauw students and professors toured Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, exploring cities and villages, rivers and ruins. The trip... Read More

New York Times Cites DePauw in Story on Posse's Success

February 16, 2012

"Today the Posse Foundation selects about 600 students a year, from eight different cities," notes the New York Times, in an article which cites DePauw... Read More

Community Service Efforts of Students Noted in Newspaper

February 13, 2012

"St. Andrew's Episcopal Church has welcomed the students in the DePauw Community Service program as partners in the work of the Putnam County Non-Food... Read More

Student-Created Museum Exhibit Celebrates 175 Years of DePauw History

February 8, 2012

"In many ways, it's a story about how DePauw and the community interact," DePauw University senior Sam Spahn says of a new exhibit at the Putnam County... Read More

Newspaper Notes Junior's Internship in Berlin

February 7, 2012

"I really love the fields of business and economics" says DePauw University junior Adam Weaver. An economics and German major and Management Fellow, Weaver... Read More

Junior, Studying in Middle East, Featured in Hometown Newspaper

February 6, 2012

"In search of understanding a culture that many of us may know little about, 20-year-old Janelle Thixton traveled across the world to satisfy her curious... Read More

Students Contribute to Recently Published Heart Regeneration Study

February 2, 2012

Six DePauw students who worked in Assistant Professor of Biology Pascal Lafontant’s heart regeneration lab contributed to a recently published study. Appearing... Read More

Senior's Basketball Milestone Noted in Indy Star

January 28, 2012

"DePauw's Sean Haseley (Zionsville) surpassed the 1,000-point mark for his collegiate career when he scored 14 points in a 66-62 loss to Wittenberg on... Read More

'Liberal Arts Education Lends an Edge in Down Economy': USA Today

January 25, 2012

"A liberal arts education can provide a leg up in a down economy, a survey suggests," reports USA Today. Education writer Mary Beth Marklein writes, "Recent... Read More

Student-Led 'DePauw Donors' Raising Organ Donation Awareness

January 20, 2012

"As many students are immersed in Winter Term at DePauw University, sophomore Jack Burgeson and junior Matt Kukurugya are focusing their efforts on trying... Read More

2011 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee Coming for February 15 Ubben Lecture

January 19, 2012

Leymah Gbowee, a Liberian activist whose work on behalf of women's issues and peace earned her the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, will visit DePauw University... Read More

WGRE Outreach Benefits Local HS Students

January 17, 2012

"The Greencastle High School Future Broadcaster's Initiative (FBI) is 'taking over' DePauw University's radio station, 91.5 WGRE," reports Greencastle's... Read More

DePauw Theatre Presents Mysteries ... and Smaller Pieces Feb. 2 - 5

January 17, 2012

Students in Professor Tim Good’s Winter Term class are spending the month preparing to perform Mysteries … and Smaller Pieces, a revival of a collective... Read More

Five Student Musicians Selected to Perform at State Convention

January 17, 2012

Five members of the DePauw University Band have been accepted to participate in the Indiana Intercollegiate Band, a select ensemble that will meet during... Read More

Two Seniors Win Accolades at Kennedy Center American College Theater Regional Festival

January 16, 2012

J.C. Pankratz (pictured), a senior at DePauw University, is a national semifinalist in the 2012 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival's one-act... Read More

Winter Term Group in United Arab Emirates Featured in Newspaper

January 13, 2012

"A group of 21 students from different faculties of the DePauw University, Indiana, USA, are in town for the last couple of days as a part of their winter... Read More

The Strategy of Strategy Games

January 11, 2012

Students shuffle into a classroom at 9 o’clock on a Monday morning, only a few hours removed from the first Winter Term weekend of 2012. At the front of... Read More

DePauw Gathers to Celebrate "A Remarkable Act of Hope" as its 175th Anniversary Celebration Begins

January 10, 2012

"One can't really know what was in the minds and hearts of those who created this University nearly two centuries ago," DePauw President Brian W. Casey... Read More

DePauw's Posse Participation Noted in Chinese Language Newspaper

January 8, 2012

"Founded in 1989, The Posse Foundation finds youth that are 'overlooked by traditional college selection processes,' and gives them the funds for a four-year... Read More

175th Anniversary Celebration Begins January 10 -- You're Invited!

January 3, 2012

One week from today, on January 10, 2012, DePauw University will mark a milestone, and you're invited to attend what will be the beginning of an 18-month-long... Read More