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Prof. Barbara Steinson Receives Tucker Award as Faculty Excellence is Celebrated

May 13, 2016

Barbara J. Steinson, professor of history at DePauw who is retiring at the end of the current academic year after 38 years of service to the University... 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

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

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. Eugene Gloria Receives Fulbright Lecturer Award

April 20, 2016

Eugene Gloria, professor of English at DePauw University, has received a Fulbright Lecturer Award to travel to Manila, Philippines, where he will be hosted... 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

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

Fulbright Award Will Send Senior Hattie Blair to South Korea

April 13, 2016

DePauw University senior Hattie E. Blair is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition and... 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

Madeline Hawk '16 to Teach in South Korea with Fulbright Award

April 7, 2016

Madeline N. Hawk, a senior at DePauw University, is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition... 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

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

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

Prof. Harry Brown to Address Local Heritage Preservation Society

March 15, 2016

Harry Brown, associate professor and chair of English at DePauw University, will be the featured speaker at the annual meeting of the Heritage Preservation... 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

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

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

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

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

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

Adrienne Westenfeld '15 Tells of How Her DePauw Internship Led to a Job at Town & Country

January 25, 2016

Adrienne Westenfeld, assistant to the editor-in-chief at Town & Country magazine, Jay Fielden, and 2015 graduate of DePauw University, is profiled by ... Read More

Award-Winning Fiction Writer Bonnie Jo Campbell Coming to DePauw as Field Distinguished University Professor

January 25, 2016

Award-winning novelist and short story writer Bonnie Jo Campbell, called "an original American voice" by the Los Angeles Times, is coming to DePauw University... Read More

Sarah Richards '63 Honored for Support of Arts & Education in Hawaii

January 24, 2016

Sarah Richards, a 1963 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of the Hawaii Arts Alliance's Alfred Preis Honor her lifetime support of the arts... Read More

James Bell '96 Joins Paganelli Law Group

January 18, 2016

James J. Bell, a 1996 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Paganelli Law Group. He will continue to practice in the areas of criminal defense... Read More

Publishers Weekly Notes Upcoming Book by Prof. Jeannie Vanasco

January 11, 2016

"Based on her Believer magazine essay 'What’s in a Necronym?,' Jeannie Vanasco’s memoir, Glass Eye, was acquired by Masie Cochran at Tin House," reports... Read More

Richard Blanco, Who Read Poem at Obama Inauguration, Here for Events on Jan. 18 & 20

January 10, 2016

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

Bret Baier '92 Marks Seven Years of Anchoring a "Solid and Recurring Success"

January 5, 2016

"Fox News Channel’s chief political anchor Bret Baier took over for Brit Hume exactly seven years ago today as the anchor of Special Report," reports ... Read More

At the Forefront of Digital Humanities

January 5, 2016

Harry J. Brown, Tenzer Family University Professor in Instructional Technology, associate professor of English and chair of the English Department, finds... Read More