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Emily Babb '01 Named Assistant VP for Title IX Compliance at U of Virginia

April 27, 2017

Emily Babb, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed assistant vice president for Title IX Compliance at the University of Virginia. She… Read More

Five from DePauw Win 'Best of the Best in Indiana Journalism' Awards

April 25, 2017

Three DePauw student journalists and two alumni of the University have been honored with "Best of the Best in Indiana Journalism" awards from the Society… Read More

Singer Suzy Bogguss Notes DePauw Connection: Her Son, Senior Benton Crider

April 23, 2017

"It seems like yesterday that this newspaper was announcing the motherhood of local girl made very good, Suzy Bogguss," begins an article in the Pantagraph… Read More

Upcoming Ubben Lecturer Rob Lowe on This Week's CBS Sunday Morning

April 22, 2017

Eight days before he comes to DePauw University for an Ubben Lecture, Rob Lowe will be featured on CBS Sunday Morning. [UPDATE 4/26: This event has been… Read More

Blythe Gifford '71 Publishes Rumors at Court

April 22, 2017

Rumors at Court is the latest book by Wendy Blythe Gifford, a 1971 DePauw University graduate who writes using her middle name.  Published by Harlequin… Read More

Indiana Broadcasters Association Awards Scholarship to Sophomore Tilly Marlatt

April 18, 2017

DePauw University sophomore Tilly Marlatt is one of six Indiana college students to be awarded scholarships from the Indiana Broadcasters Association.… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Contributes Essay to Letters to a Young Farmer: On Food, Farming, and Our Future

April 17, 2017

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among the contributors to a new anthology, Letters to a Young Farmer:… Read More

Rajpreet Heir '12 Writes of 'The Art of Balancing Cultures' for The Atlantic

April 13, 2017

"Growing up in the U.S., I’d caught glimpses of Indian people in mainstream movies: There were villains and extras in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom… Read More

Pulitzer-Winning Playwright Tony Kushner at DePauw on April 20

April 10, 2017

Tony Kushner, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, will come to DePauw University… Read More

Acclaimed Poet Marilyn Chin Coming to DePauw in 2018 as Distinguished University Professor of Creative Writing

April 8, 2017

Marilyn Chin, an award-winning Chinese American poet, writer and activist, is coming to DePauw University in the Spring of 2018 as Mary Rogers Field and… Read More

Return to DePauw as Kilgore Counselor Gives Dana Ferguson '14 "Hope for the Future of Journalism"

April 1, 2017

Dana Ferguson, a reporter for South Dakota's Sioux Falls Argus Leader and 2014 graduate of DePauw University, says she felt "hope for the future of journalism… Read More

Award-Winning Journalist Dexter Filkins to Examine 'New Ways of Writing War', April 5

March 25, 2017

Dexter Filkins, called "the premier combat journalist of his generation" by the Washington Post, is coming to DePauw University on Wednesday, April 5.… Read More

Ann-Clore Duncan '89 to be Honored for Volunteer Service

March 14, 2017

Ann-Clore Duncan, founder and college admissions counselor at Duncan College Consulting and 1989 graduate of DePauw University, will be honored with an… Read More

Screenplay by Prof. Chinonye Chukwu '07 Honored at Athena Film Festival

February 27, 2017

Clemency, a screenplay by Chinonye Chukwu, assistant professor of film production at Wright State University and 2007 graduate of DePauw University, is… Read More

Scholarship at New College of Florida Will Honor Author John Jakes '53

February 26, 2017

"A new scholarship honoring historical novelist John Jakes is being created at New College of Florida by the Rotary Club of Sarasota and friends of the… Read More

Prof. Lili Wright Contributes Essay to Good Housekeeping

February 15, 2017

"I have been going to the same spot in Maine for 50 years, but until recently I'd never seen the island in winter," begins an essay by Lili Wright, professor… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Enters Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame

February 6, 2017

"That is a job to live up to the name Kentucky writer," Barbara Kingsolver said Thursday as she was inducted into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame. The… Read More

More Praise for Prof. Lili Wright's Dancing with the Tiger

January 26, 2017

In her debut novel, Dancing with the Tiger, "Lili Wright demonstrates her range as a storyteller, and she should have no problem publishing subsequent… Read More

New Book by Bret Baier '92 Debuts at #2 on New York Times Best Seller List

January 25, 2017

In the New York Times' "The Story Behind This Week’s Best Sellers," Gregory Cowles writes, "The Fox News anchor Bret Baier, whose previous best seller… Read More

Short Story by Linda Heuring '76 Receives Rash Award for Fiction

January 24, 2017

"Red Light, Green Light," a short story written by Linda Heuring, a 1976 graduate of DePauw University, is the winner of the 2016 Rash Award for Fiction… Read More

Prof. Lili Wright's Dancing with the Tiger is Finalist for Edgar Allan Poe Award

January 21, 2017

Dancing with the Tiger by Lili Wright, professor of English at DePauw University, has been selected by the Mystery Writers of America as a nominee for… Read More

Winter Term Course in 'Environmental Awareness' Gets Newspaper's Attention

January 19, 2017

"During Winter Term this month, DePauw University students have gone galloping off to the Galapagos Islands, cruised to Cuba, explored Ecuador and made… Read More

NY Times Notes President Obama's Luncheon with Five Admired Novelists, Including Barbara Kingsolver '77

January 16, 2017

In a New York Times article headlined "Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years," it is noted that the president "had lunch last week with five… Read More

Gotham Star Drew Powell '98 Sits Down for an Interview with CNBC's Jon Fortt '98

January 16, 2017

"I'm not just a Drew Powell fan, I'm also a friend," notes CNBC's Jon Fortt.  "The two of us met as teenagers on the campus of DePauw University in Greencastle… Read More

Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's Final Mission, by Bret Baier '92, Arrives in Bookstores

January 10, 2017

The second book by Fox News Channel chief political anchor Bret Baier, a 1992 graduate of DePauw University, Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 to be Inducted Into Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame

January 9, 2017

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning and best-selling author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among five acclaimed authors who will be inducted… Read More

Writing Collective Founded by Elise Lockwood '13 Helps Plays Get "From Page to Stage"

January 8, 2017

"With every theater production, there comes a time when the plot must leave the page before making its way onto the stage," begins an article in the Indianapolis… Read More

Murray State U Hosts Sunday Reading by Poet & Prof. Eugene Gloria

January 7, 2017

"Poet Eugene Gloria will visit Murray State University for the first time on Sunday to take part in the M.F.A. Residency Reading Series at 7:30 p.m. in… Read More

Special Report with Bret Baier '92 Was Cable's #3 News Show in 2016

January 2, 2017

"Fox News Channel dominated the top cable news shows watched in 2016, according to a ranking by The Wrap," reports Forbes. "The five most popular cable… Read More