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Jenny Vance '00 Joins PERQ as Executive VP, Sales

May 5, 2016

Jenny Vance, a 2000 graduate of DePauw University, has joined PERQ, a marketing technology and advertising company, as executive vice president, sales... Read More

Rams Offensive Coordinator Rob Boras '92 Among "Winners" of NFL Draft

May 4, 2016

Rob Boras, offensive coordinator for the National Football League's Los Angeles Rams and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, is among the "winners" of... Read More

Former Congressman Lee Hamilton '52 to Address IU's Baccalaureate

May 3, 2016

Lee H. Hamilton, veteran statesman and 1952 graduate of DePauw University, will speak at Indiana University's Baccalaureate, an interfaith celebration... Read More

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser '65 Announces Retirement

May 2, 2016

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David T. Prosser, a 1965 graduate of DePauw University, has announced he will be retiring effective July 31.  Prosser has... Read More

Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Analyzes "Escapism" of a Summer Staple, the Superhero Movie

April 29, 2016

"The superhero movies are, indeed, very similar, unimaginative and ridiculously filled with special effects and explosions," Jeffrey M. McCall, professor... Read More

Prof. Michelle McKeown '03 and Wendy Robinson '73 Named to ISTEP Review Panel

April 29, 2016

Indiana Governor Mike Pence today appointed Michelle McKeown, part-time assistant professor of education studies at DePauw and 2003 graduate of the University... Read More

ESPN Promotes Jill Frederickson '92 to VP of SportsCenter & News Editorial Operations

April 29, 2016

Jill Frederickson, a 1992 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president, SportsCenter and news editorial operations at ESPN, where she... Read More

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

Alex Thompson '12 & Henry Johnston '14 Screen King Rat, Which Was Filmed On Campus, Monday Evening

April 27, 2016

The DePauw University and Greencastle communities will have a special opportunity to see and discuss a feature film that was shot in the shadow of East... Read More

"Unbelievable" Coach Brad Stevens '99 Profiled by ESPN.com

April 26, 2016

"He's unbelievable in how he carries himself,'' Gregg Popovich, head coach of the NBA's San Antonio Spurs, says of Brad Stevens, the 1999 DePauw University... Read More

Kristie McIntyre '89 Back on DC's WRQX

April 25, 2016

Kristie McIntyre, a 1989 DePauw University graduate known to friends at her alma mater as Kristie Weimar, has rejoined Washington, D.C.'s WRQX/Mix 107... Read More

Fulbright Award Will Send Shelby Guzzetta '14 to Teach in Poland

April 25, 2016

Shelby (Beasley) Guzzetta, a 2014 graduate of DePauw University, will spend the 2016-17 academic year teaching English in Poland as the recipient of an... Read More

Example of His DePauw Professors Has Guided Entrepreneur Don Daseke '61

April 24, 2016

Don R. Daseke, the entrepreneurial 1961 DePauw University graduate who owns nine trucking companies, "comes to the industry with an eclectic work background... Read More

Tom Walsh '68 Appointed to Armed Forces Benefit Association Board

April 23, 2016

Thomas "Tom" W. Walsh, a 1968 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed to the board of directors of Armed Forces Benefit Association (AFBA). "His... 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

Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Discusses Media's Coverage of Trump Campaign on TV's O'Reilly Factor

April 21, 2016

"The campaign coverage has been fascinating to watch," Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication at DePauw University, said on tonight's edition of... Read More

Jeff Grant '02 Wins Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching

April 19, 2016

Jeff Grant, a science teacher at Downers Grove North High School in suburban Chicago and 2002 graduate of DePauw University, is the winner of a 2016 Golden... Read More

U.S. Magistrate Judge Matthew Brookman '90 to be Formally Sworn In Wednesday

April 18, 2016

"The investiture ceremony for the newest magistrate judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana will take place this week in... Read More

Longtime Eli Lilly Executive Newt Crenshaw '85 Named President of Young Life

April 18, 2016

Newton F. "Newt" Crenshaw, a 1985 graduate of DePauw University, has been named president of Young Life.  Crenshaw, currently vice president of oncology... Read More

Justin Agrelo '13 Will Teach in Argentina with Fulbright Award

April 18, 2016

Justin Agrelo, a 2013 graduate of DePauw University, will spend the upcoming academic year teaching English in Argentina after receiving an English Teaching... Read More

New Yorker Examines 'Barbara Kingsolver ('77), Barack Obama, and the Monarch Butterfly'

April 17, 2016

"Back in February, the Obama Administration committed $3.2 million toward saving the monarch butterfly," begins an article in the New Yorker. "Environmental... Read More

David McMillin '06, Big in Lithuania, Launches New Album with Fort Frances

April 16, 2016

"We somehow built a fan base there without even realizing it," says singer-songwriter David McMillin of the surprising success his band, Fort Frances,... Read More

A Rising Star in Gotham

April 13, 2016

When you’re closing down a bar with an old friend, there’s nothing inherently seedy or scandalous about the final darkling hour before last call. So let... Read More

Nation's "Free Speech Principle" is Threatened in This Election Year, Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

April 12, 2016

"The inflammatory rhetoric, protests and disruption of political rallies in this election year have raised questions about how the First Amendment protections... Read More

Frank Patton '15 Promoted at Old National Bank

April 12, 2016

Frank W. Patton III,  a 2015 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to portfolio manager at Old National Bank in Evansville, Indiana. Patton... Read More

Prof. Laura Pollom '99 Receives HS Alma Mater's Neale M. Shank Award

April 11, 2016

Laura (Hudson) Pollom, professor of communication at Concordia University Chicago and 1999 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of Concordia... Read More

Steve Hollar '89 and Other Hoosiers Notables Reunite for Fundraiser

April 10, 2016

As the Indianapolis Star reports today, "key contributors to both the Hoosiers movie and the 1954 Milan team that inspired the movie gathered Saturday... Read More

Prof. Jeff McCall Discusses American Idol's End & Impact on Canada's CBC

April 7, 2016

Part of the success of American Idol, which ends a highly successful 15-year run on network television tonight, is that "the average viewer had a fascination... Read More

Richard Reck '71 Joins Tribune Publishing Board

April 6, 2016

Richard A. Reck, founder and President of Business Strategy Advisors LLC and 1971 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed to the board of directors... Read More

"Momentum is Hard to Maintain," Says Prof. Jeff McCall '76 as American Idol Wraps Up

April 5, 2016

"Like everything else in pop culture, momentum is hard to maintain," says Jeff McCall, professor of communication at DePauw University.  He is quoted in... Read More

Washington State Assistant Football Coach JaMarcus Shephard '05 "Brings Passion to the Game"

April 4, 2016

A feature on JaMarcus Shephard, inside receivers coach at Washington State University, notes,  "Many football coaches coach with passion. Shephard coaches... Read More

Composer Kevin James '83 & His Vanishing Language Project Featured in Today's NY Times

April 3, 2016

Increasing numbers of composers "are turning their attention to languages that are extinct, endangered or particular to tiny groups of speakers in far-flung... Read More

Author Cathy Day '91 to Speak at UNC-Wilmington on Tuesday

April 2, 2016

Cathy Day, author of The Circus in Winter and 1991 graduate of DePauw University, will present a public lecture at the University of North Carolina - Wilmington... Read More

IU Prof. & Beatles Expert Glenn Gass to Explore the Music of 1966 During April 11 Visit

April 1, 2016

Was 1966 the greatest year in the history of rock and roll? Glenn Gass, Provost Professor of Music at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music and creator... Read More

There's Plenty of "Madness" Associated with NCAA Basketball Tournament, Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

March 31, 2016

Pointing to the "super-hype" surrounding the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament, Jeff McCall asks, "One must wonder whether this is a basketball... Read More

Jeff Grant '02 is Finalist for Golden Apple Teaching Award

March 31, 2016

Jeff Grant, a science teacher at Downers Grove North High School in suburban Chicago and 2002 graduate of DePauw University, has been selected as a finalist... Read More

David Barrett '94 Co-Authors Harnessing the Dynamics of Public Education: Preparing for a Return to Greatness

March 30, 2016

David C. Barrett, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, is the co-author of Harnessing the Dynamics of Public Education: Preparing for a Return to Greatness... Read More

Magazine Features Rev. Van Moody '02

March 29, 2016

"The Rev. Van Moody has mastered the art of transformation. He's a change artist, a Houdini on a Harley," begins a feature in the current edition of Birmingham... Read More

Retired Prof. Dave Bohmer '69 Continues Work on Biography of Baseball Legend Ford Frick '15

March 29, 2016

"As a retirement project, David Bohmer, Ph.D., who taught a course at DePauw University on baseball history, is writing the first biography of Noble County... Read More

Attorney Colin Munro '71 Joins Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle

March 28, 2016

Colin D. Munro II, a 1971 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the New York City office of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle as counsel. Munro's... Read More

Music Therapist Alika Seu '11 is Impacting Lives

March 27, 2016

The impact Alika D. Seu, a music therapist at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and 2011 graduate of DePauw University, is having on a young patient... Read More

Shelley Hunter '88 is Executive VP of College Mentors for Kids

March 26, 2016

Shelley M. Hunter, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed executive vice president of College Mentors for Kids. The Indianapolis-based... Read More

Chuck Brooks '79 Receives Cybersecurity Excellence Award

March 25, 2016

Charles "Chuck" Brooks, vice president for government relations and marketing at Sutherland Government Services and a 1979 graduate of DePauw University... Read More

Company Led by Vicki Bohlsen '87 Strives to be "A Force for Good"

March 23, 2016

"Vicki Bohlsen was poised to make a difference following her graduation from DePauw University," begins an article in Bizvoice, the magazine of the Indiana... Read More

Brian Spilbeler '03 Oversees Award-Winning High School Radio Station

March 21, 2016

"I think that they are really dedicated to covering the different events and programs that will help listeners get a better sense of their community,"... Read More

Author Sarah Gerkensmeyer '01 Returns to DePauw for April 3 Event

March 20, 2016

Sarah Gerkensmeyer, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University and winner of the 2012 Autumn House Fiction Prize, will return to her alma mater on April 3. ... 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

Sudhir Mehta '91 Elected Chair of Confederation of Indian Industry's Western Region

March 18, 2016

Sudhir Mehta, chairman & managing director of Pinnacle Industries Ltd. and 1991 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected chairman of the Confederation... Read More

Bob Bever '75 to be Inducted Into Business Hall of Fame

March 16, 2016

Bob Bever,  an attorney with Boston Bever Klinge Cross & Chidester and 1975 graduate of DePauw University, will be inducted into Junior Achievement of... Read More

Jennifer Bott '98 Named Dean of Ball State's Miller College of Business

March 14, 2016

Jennifer Bott, a 1998 graduate of DePauw University, was today appointed dean of Ball State University's Miller College of Business. Bott has served as... Read More

Prof. Andy Cullison in Nation's Capital to Present to National Humanities Alliance

March 14, 2016

Andrew M. Cullison, Phyllis W. Nicholas Director of the Prindle Institute for Ethics at DePauw and 2001 graduate of the University, is in Washington, D... 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

Dr. Stephen Strup '84 Discusses "Hits Below the Belt" with ESPN.com

March 11, 2016

An ESPN.com article takes a look at what seem to be increasing incidents in the NBA of "hits below the belt."  The story includes analysis from a 1984... 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

DePauw Mourns the Passing of Trustee James G. Stewart '64

March 10, 2016

James “Jim” G. Stewart, a 1964 graduate of DePauw University and a member of his alma mater's Board of Trustees since 2003, died Saturday, March 5, at... 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

Pharez Whitted '82 to Headline Saturday's DePauw Jazz Festival

March 8, 2016

Jazz lovers are invited to a day loaded with music from that genre this Saturday, March 12, as the DePauw University School of Music presents its first... Read More

TV Anchor Kristen Nicole '04 Joining Chicago's WFLD

March 8, 2016

Kristen Nichole Pflum, a 2004 DePauw University who is known professionally as Kristen Nicole, is the new weekend anchor for WFLD/Fox 32's Good Day Chicago... Read More

Mark McCoy Named DePauw University's 20th President

March 7, 2016

DePauw University’s Board of Trustees today unanimously selected D. Mark McCoy, dean of the DePauw School of Music since August 2011, as president of DePauw... Read More

Jim Karozos '82 Joins Newmark Knight Frank Halakar as Sr. VP

March 7, 2016

Jim Karozos, a 1982 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Newmark Knight Frank Halakar as senior vice president.  Based in Indianapolis, the company... Read More

Ian Daniel '04 & Ellen Page Collaborate on New TV Show

March 6, 2016

Ian Daniel, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, is co-creator (with his best friend, actress Ellen Page) of the new Viceland cable television documenary... 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

New Viceland Cable Network Will Face Challenges, Predicts Prof. Jeff McCall '76

March 4, 2016

"Gaycation, a reality travelogue about LGBT people all over the world, is one of the inaugural offerings from Viceland, the network that digital journalism... Read More

"It's Fun," Says Bret Baier '92 as He Prepares to Moderate His Third Presidential Debate of the Season

March 3, 2016

In Detroit, where he's preparing to moderate his third presidential debate of Campaign 2016, Bret Baier says, "It’s fun. I’m not a professional athlete... Read More

Dana Ferguson '14 Interviewed on ESPN

March 2, 2016

Dana Ferguson, a reporter for the Argus Leader of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and 2014 graduate of DePauw University, was interviewed by ESPN in a story... Read More

Organist Jason Asbury '95 Returns to Greencastle for Friday Concert

March 2, 2016

Jason Asbury, a 1995 graduate of DePauw University, will present a "homecoming concert" at Greencastle's First Christian Church, reports the Banner-Graphic... Read More

Bret Baier '92 to Keynote University of Mobile Leadership Banquet

March 2, 2016

Bret Baier, chief political anchor for Fox News Channel and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, will provide the keynote address at the 11th annual University... Read More

Ben Farris '01 Named Managing Director at Lincoln International

March 1, 2016

Benjamin M. Farris, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to managing director of Lincoln International, a leading global, mid-market... Read More

Video of Celtics Coach Brad Stevens '99 Dunking Goes Viral

February 29, 2016

"The Boston Celtics got an impressive dunk on Sunday -- from their coach," begins a nationally distributed Associated Press story. "Brad Stevens was shagging... 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

Loads of Shows, But Very Little Quality: Prof. Jeff McCall '76 on TV in 2016

February 27, 2016

"The critically acclaimed television drama of the early 1960s, Naked City, concluded each episode with the narrator proclaiming: 'There are 8 million stories... Read More

Singer-Songwriter David McMillin '06 Returns March 16 for Concert & Talk

February 26, 2016

Chicago-based singer-songwriter David McMillin, a 2006 DePauw University graduate, will return to Greencastle for a Performing Arts Series concert on Wednesday... Read More

Bill Frederick '70 Co-Authors Patches and the Delightful Dragon Day

February 25, 2016

Bill Frederick, a 1970 graduate of DePauw University, has published a second children's book, Patches and the Delightful Dragon Day. Co-authored by his... Read More

Mark Emkes '75 Appointed Chair of Corrections Corporation of America Board

February 25, 2016

Mark Emkes, a 1975 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors of Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW)... Read More

Michael Engle '11 is Offensive Coordinator at West Virginia Wesleyan College

February 24, 2016

Michael Engle, a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, has been named offensive coordinator at West Virginia Wesleyan College, an NCAA Division II football... Read More

DePauw Again on List of Colleges Producing the Most Fulbright Winners

February 23, 2016

The Chronicle of Higher Education's annual list of the "Institutions Producing the Most Fulbright Students" is again out, and DePauw University makes another... 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

Artist & Educator "Bing" Davis '59 Featured in Newspaper

February 21, 2016

Artist and educator Willis H. “Bing” Davis, a 1959 graduate of DePauw University, "has used his prolific talents to pay tribute to his African-American... Read More

Christina Wildt '13 to Speak on Sustainability Issues at National Brewer's Conference

February 20, 2016

Christina Wildt, sustainability analyst and marketing coordinator at KERAMIDA Inc. and 2013 graduate of DePauw University, has been selected to speak on... Read More

Cynthia Davis '02 Appointed Milwaukee County Circuit Judge

February 19, 2016

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has appointed Cynthia M. Davis, a 2002 graduate of DePauw University, to serve as a judge in Branch 21 of the Milwaukee... Read More

Robert Hisrich '66 Featured in CEO Magazine

February 18, 2016

Robert D. Hisrich, associate dean for graduate and international programs at the Kent State University College of Business Administration and 1966 graduate... Read More

CIO Carol Smith '85 Discusses Tech Trends with College Planning & Management

February 17, 2016

A College Planning & Management magazine article titled "Looking Ahead: Thought Leaders Forecast Trends 2016" cites Carol L. Smith, chief information officer... Read More

Jason Becker '04 is CEO of RICS Software

February 16, 2016

Jason Becker, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chief executive officer of RICS Software.  Becker was previously chief operating... 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

DePauw Alumni Tennis Association Honors President Emeritus Robert Bottoms

February 13, 2016

Robert G. Bottoms, DePauw University's eighteenth president, was presented with the President's Cup for Tennis at a dinner this evening. Dr. Bottoms led... Read More

Tristan Glover '02, R.J. Talyor '02 & Jason Spilbeler '07 Among Indy's 'Forty Under 40'

February 9, 2016

Three graduates of DePauw University -- Tristan Glover '02, senior vice president of Zeller Realty Group; Jason Spilbeler '07, vice president, global investment... Read More

As Teach For America Turns 25, CEO Elisa Villanueva Beard '98 Talks with NPR

February 8, 2016

"An important milestone in American education has been reached this year. Teach for America turns 25," notes NPR.  The network marked the milestone by... Read More

John Perry '85 is Chief Development Officer at Joslin Diabetes Center

February 7, 2016

John A. Perry, a 1985 graduate of DePauw University, has been named chief development officer at Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, an independent, non-profit... Read More

Dani Weatherford '97 Working to Change Perceptions of Greek Life

February 6, 2016

"In spite of many academic achievements and a dedication to philanthropy, sorority women still fight stereotypes. Dani Weatherford's on a mission to change... 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

$10 Million Gift for Technology Initiative Brings DePauw to 85% of $300 Million Campaign Goal

February 5, 2016

President Brian W. Casey announced today that the University’s Board of Trustees, at its meeting last weekend, accepted a $10 million gift from an unnamed... Read More

Rob Apatoff '80 Helps Make Possible 'Random Acts of Flowers'

February 5, 2016

"Sometimes when bad things happen to good people, compassion inspires great things. On Jan. 27, 102 supporters, sponsors and those enchanted by the mission... Read More

Coffers of TV Networks are Real Winners of Presidential Debates, Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

February 5, 2016

"Seven Republican and four Democrat presidential primary 'debates' were held in advance of the Iowa caucuses, and the clear winner is … big television... Read More

Jay Caldwell '08 Joins Diversified Wealth Management

February 4, 2016

James R. "Jay" Caldwell, a 2008 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Bismarck, North Dakota branch of Diversified Wealth Management as a financial... Read More

Dan Barth '12 is Operations Manager at Robertson Stephens

February 2, 2016

Daniel J. Barth, a 2012 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Robertson Stephens, a global wealth advisory and investment management firm for high... Read More

David McMillin '06 & Fort Frances Bring New Sound to Alio

February 2, 2016

"Led by vocalist and guitarist David McMillin, the band has gradually shed their Americana roots and morphed into something much more dynamic," notes ... Read More

Seattle Times Profiles "Self-Made Man," Coach JaMarcus Shephard '05

February 1, 2016

JaMarcus Shephard, the new inside receivers coach at Washington State University and 2005 graduate of DePauw University, "is the football-coaching equivalent... 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

Sally Krouse '74 Honored as 'Citizen of the Year'

January 27, 2016

Sarah "Sally" Krouse, a 1974 graduate of DePauw University, "was named 2015 Citizen of the Year on Thursday, Jan. 21, during the 72nd Annual North Manchester... Read More