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Barbara Kingsolver '77 Among 2013's 'Climate Champions'

December 28, 2013

Barbara Kingsolver, bestselling novelist and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among Grist's "Climate Champions of 2013." "Not many top novelists... Read More

Pat Echeverria '01 Named Head Football Coach at Indiana's Zionsville HS

December 3, 2013

Pat Echeverria, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University, is the new head football coach at Indiana's Zionsville High School.  He comes to the post from Eastern... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Contributes to Knitting Yarns: Writers on Knitting

November 27, 2013

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among twenty-seven writers who contribute essays to Knitting Yarns:... Read More

J. Nichols '89 "Continues to Advocate for Sea Turtles and the Environment"

November 25, 2013

"I've devoted my life to saving sea turtles from the edge of extinction," says Wallace J. Nichols, marine biologist and 1989 graduate of DePauw University... Read More

Lindsey Payne '00 is 'Moving the World Forward'

November 14, 2013

"Growing up along the banks of Indiana's Wildcat Creek fostered an early appreciation for conservation in Lindsey Payne and a lifelong attraction to water... Read More

Article Spotlights Art-Science Project at DePauw

September 3, 2013

A 2011 project at DePauw University that blended art and science is noted in the inaugural edition of SciArt in America. It includes an interview with... Read More

Prof. Pascal Lafontant is Lead Author of Study on Heart Regeneration in Zebrafish

September 2, 2013

Pascal J. Lafontant, associate professor of biology at DePauw University, is the lead author of a paper published in PLOS ONE, an inclusive, peer-reviewed... Read More

Research of Karl Koehler '08 is Published in Journal Nature

August 16, 2013

Karl R. Koehler, a 2008 graduate of DePauw University, is co-author of research published by Nature, the international weekly journal of science. "Generation... Read More

"It's About Love," J. Nichols '89 Says of His Efforts to Save Sea Turtles

July 10, 2013

Wallace J. Nichols, the 1989 DePauw University graduate who has spent his career researching and working to protect sea turtles, is asked what motivates... Read More

Prof. Emeritus Forst Fuller '38 Dies at Age 97

July 9, 2013

Forst D. Fuller, professor emeritus of zoology at DePauw and a 1938 graduate of the University, died July 6 in Greencastle.  Dr. Fuller, who served on... Read More

Groundbreaking Turtle Research of J. Nichols '89 Noted in Orion  

June 6, 2013

In the mid-1990s, "a doctoral student named Wallace J. Nichols proposed studying the biology and conservation of sea turtles in northwestern Mexico for... Read More

Acclaimed Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver '77 Now in Paperback

June 6, 2013

USA Today's listing of new paperback books begins with, "This month's critic's pick is Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver." The newspaper has previously... Read More

Rising Sophomore Among Participants in Blue Mind Summit, Founded by J. Nichols '89

May 28, 2013

"A group of neuroscientists, oceanographers, artists, film makers, educators, poets, and explorers will gather on Block Island this week to consider the... Read More

DePauw's Sixth Fulbright Winner, Kartik Amarnath '13, to Conduct Research in Malaysia

May 13, 2013

DePauw University senior K. Kartik Amarnath has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student scholarship for his project, "Development and Disability: Spatial... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Featured in UK's Guardian

May 12, 2013

"If it seems true to people, it must be well written," novelist Barbara Kingsolver tells UK's Guardian. "If they think the characters I have invented are... Read More

Science Road Show

May 8, 2013

Entering the final week of her tap dance class, senior Maria T. Haag was having trouble remembering parts of her last performance of the semester, if not... Read More

Senior Maria Haag Wins Undergraduate Biology Research Competition

April 27, 2013

DePauw University senior Maria T. Haag emerged as the winner of an undergraduate research competition which took place this week at Experimental Biology... Read More

Improving the Planet is Up to Each of Us, World-Renowned Primatologist Jane Goodall Says in Ubben Lecture

April 17, 2013

Also: Webcast Link (click "On Demand"); Photo Gallery "Every single one of us makes an impact on this planet every single day," Jane Goodall told an audience... Read More

A Good Year for May

April 13, 2013

By the beginning of her junior year, Megan K. May ‘13 was already a seasoned field researcher. As a freshman, May, a member of DePauw’s Science Research... Read More

Cancer Researcher Mark Kelley '79 Profiled in Hometown Newspaper

April 11, 2013

"Every time you do an experiment you learn something new," says noted cancer researcher Mark R. Kelley, a 1979 graduate of DePauw University. "A lot of... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Slated to Appear at National Book Festival

April 10, 2013

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, will be among the headliners at the National Book Festival. The event... Read More

Megan May '13 Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 10, 2013

Megan K. May, a senior biology major at DePauw University, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.  The oldest... Read More

Katie Kraska '13 Will Study Wildlife Conservation in Indonesia as Fulbright Scholar

April 5, 2013

DePauw University senior Katlin "Katie" V. Kraska is the recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Student scholarship and will use the award to conduct research and... Read More

Jim Reynolds '81 Inaugurated as Wilmington College's 18th President

April 3, 2013

"A formal inauguration ceremony was recently held for Wilmington College’s 18th president, James M. Reynolds, but on a daily basis at the Quaker institution... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 is Finalist for Orion Book Award

March 30, 2013

Bestselling novelist Barbara Kingsolver, a 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is a finalist for the 2013 Orion Book Award for her latest work, Flight... Read More

Brad Sexauer '73 Elected to Nonprofit's Board

March 17, 2013

Brad Sexauer, vice president for strategy and market development at Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York, and 1973 graduate of DePauw University... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Among Finalists for Women's Prize

March 14, 2013

Barbara Kingsolver, a 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among the finalists for the $45,000 Women's Prize, the UK's top book award. "The annual prize... Read More

Marine Biologist J. Nichols '89 Discusses 'Neuroconservation' with Magazine

January 18, 2013

An article in the February 2013 issue of Coastal Living magazine examines "why just being near the water brings us such deep contentment. Headlined "Why... Read More

Wes Molyneaux '04 Named Head Soccer Coach at Suburban Chicago HS

January 17, 2013

Wes Molyneaux, a science teacher at New Trier High School in suburban Chicago and 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has been named the school’s boys... Read More

Optometrist Megan Walton '08 Joins Indiana Practice

January 15, 2013

Megan L. Walton, O.D., a 2008 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Indiana's Plainfield Eye Care as an optometrist. The Hendricks County Flyer notes... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Talks with Audubon Magazine

January 11, 2013

"I’ve been asking myself for some time now: How can we all be looking at climate change and believe different things about it?," Barbara Kingsolver tells... Read More