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Enjoy 'An Evening with Emily Dickinson' Wednesday

November 5, 2015

Audience members are invited to step into the world of the iconic American poet Emily Dickinson Wednesday when DePauw University School of Music faculty... Read More

Literature Prof. Michael Bérubé Coming to DePauw as Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar

October 30, 2015

Michael Bérubé, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Literature at Penn State University, will visit DePauw University during thew 2015-16 academic year as a... Read More

Dramatist Guild Fund Honors Gretchen Cryer '57

October 28, 2015

Gretchen Cryer, a 1957 graduate of DePauw University and former president of the Dramatist Guild Fund, was honored by that organization at a New York City... Read More

"Common Humanity" Inspires Curriculum 

October 27, 2015

Reflecting the emphasis at DePauw on liberal arts and diverse experiences, five faculty members embarked on a two-part immersion and exploration of China... Read More

Actors From The London Stage to Perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Nov. 3

October 27, 2015

One of the oldest established touring Shakespeare theatre companies in the world, Actors From The London Stage, will perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream... Read More

Profs. Greg Schwipps '95 & Susan Neville '73 Among 13 Authors Represented in 'Next Indiana Bookshelf'

October 26, 2015

What This River Keeps, by Greg Schwipps, associate professor of English at DePauw and 1995 graduate of the University, and Sailing the Inland Sea: On Writing... Read More

Experience 'Art & Transformation' During Annual ArtsFest, Oct. 28 - Nov. 8

October 26, 2015

Complete ArtsFest Schedule DePauw University’s 14th annual celebration of the arts, ArtsFest, will begin Wednesday, October 28, and continues through... Read More

Award-Winning Journalist James B. Stewart '73 Says He "Learned to Ask the Right Questions" at DePauw

October 19, 2015

At a recent conference on the value of the liberal arts, sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges in Washington, D.C., "James B. Stewart, the Pulitzer... Read More

Jane Austen Book Club Author Karen Joy Fowler Coming to DePauw on October 28

October 17, 2015

Karen Joy Fowler -- an author of science fiction, fantasy, and literary fiction whose best-selling novel The Jane Austen Book Club was made into a movie... Read More

Andy Buroker '84 Joins Faegre Baker Daniels as Partner

October 14, 2015

Andy Buroker, a 1984 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Faegre Baker Daniels’ national real estate practice as a partner. He is based in the firm... Read More

David Taylor '89 Aligns with Indiana's Home Bank

October 2, 2015

David Taylor, a 1989 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Home Bank in Mooresville, Indiana as the mortgage loan originator. "Taylor has been in... Read More

Carolyn Mueller '09 is "Living Proof You Can Live Your Passion"

September 28, 2015

"Finding your passion and making it your life’s work may sound like an impossible dream, but children’s author Carolyn Mueller is living proof that with... Read More

Prof. Chinonye Chukwu '07 to Speak at TEDxDayton

September 25, 2015

Chinonye Chukwu, assistant professor of motion pictures at Wright State University and 2007 graduate of DePauw University, is among those scheduled to... Read More

Adonis, "Greatest Living Poet of the Arab World," at DePauw Sept. 30 - Oct. 1

September 18, 2015

Adonis -- "the greatest living poet of the Arab world," in the words of the UK's Guardian, and according to the New York Times, "a perennial favorite to... Read More

Sportswriter Ron Gilbert '34 Had "The Best Seat in the House" for a Legendary Game

September 17, 2015

On March 20, 1954, a night that is legendary in the annals of Indiana high school basketball history, "I had the best seat in the house," 1934 DePauw University... Read More

Prof. Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr. Speaks at University of Alabama - Huntsville Thursday

September 8, 2015

Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., professor of English at DePauw University, will be the featured speaker at "Solaris Week", being presented at the University... Read More

Teacher Madison Payton '11 Among International Literacy Association's '30 Under 30'

September 5, 2015

Madison Payton, an English teacher at New York's English Academy for Young Men II and a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, is among the International... Read More

Liberal Arts Education Serves Tech Executive R.J. Talyor '02 Well

September 2, 2015

"It’s no secret that tech companies are on a constant hunt for software programmers," begins a story in the Indianapolis Business Journal. "But these firms... Read More

619 New Students Welcomed to DePauw, "A Place Where People Come to Change the World"

August 22, 2015

Photo Gallery "You never know what complex array of interests and loves and connections and passions you will encounter on this campus, with this faculty... Read More

Linda Heuring '76 Published in Broad River Review  

August 22, 2015

"Breaking Point," a short story written by Linda Heuring, a 1976 graduate of DePauw University, is published in the 2015 edition of Broad River Review... Read More

Richard Blanco, In Residence at DePauw in January, Recites Poem at Reopened US Embassy in Cuba

August 16, 2015

"Richard Blanco, a Cuban-American poet who read his poem at President Obama's second inauguration, gave a unifying message when he recited a new poem Friday... Read More

Los Angeles Times Features Fox News Anchor Bret Baier '92

August 9, 2015

Of Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier, today's Los Angeles Times notes, "The 45-year-old graduate of DePauw University in Indiana anchors Special Report... Read More

Debate Moderator Bret Baier '92 Talks Coffee with Boston Globe

August 6, 2015

Bret Baier, chief political anchor at Fox News Channel and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, is featured in the Boston Globe's "My Morning Cup" column... Read More

Work by Prof. Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr. Published in Chinese Journal

August 3, 2015

An article by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., professor of English at DePauw University, is published in a Chinese journal, Comparative Literature in China... Read More

Reporting In!

July 31, 2015

In the cramped and constantly belt-tightening world of news media, student interns are often asked to forgo a paycheck in lieu of the chance to work. These... Read More

Schaenen Visiting Scholar Christopher Hager is Recipient of New Public Scholars Grant

July 29, 2015

An Inside Higher Ed story on Public Scholars, a new grant program administered by the National Endowment for the Humanities , notes, "Christopher Hager... Read More

Upcoming Ohio Concert to Feature Rachael Andrew Boezi '89

July 26, 2015

"The Dayton Philharmonic Concert Band and Summer Chorus will feature two notable vocalists at this year’s Troy Mayors’ Concert scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday... Read More

Kelly Writers Series Presents Playwright & Distinguished University Prof. Heather McDonald on Sept. 8

July 20, 2015

Heather McDonald, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright who is coming to DePauw University as 2015-16 Mary Rogers Field and Marion Field-McKenna Distinguished... Read More

Fox News Chief Political Anchor Bret Baier '92 Signs New Contract

July 15, 2015

Bret Baier, Fox News Channel's chief political anchor and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, "has signed a new multiyear deal to keep him on past the... Read More

Common Spaces and Commonplaces

July 14, 2015

This summer, members of the DePauw community have filled the Percy Lavon Julian Science & Mathematics Center atrium to share lunch – and research. Forty-five... Read More

Wall Street Journal Appoints Jason Anders '93 Business Editor

July 11, 2015

Jason M. Anders, a 1997 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed business editor of the Wall Street Journal. A 17-year veteran of the newspaper... Read More

Ed Garnes '99 Featured in Young Black Entrepreneur

July 10, 2015

"I get a charge out of supporting my own," Ed Garnes Jr., a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, tells Young Black Entrepreneur.  The founder of From Afros... Read More

Barron's Profile of Nation's Top Financial Advisors Cites David Singer '91

July 6, 2015

"Joe Evelo likes to hire recent college graduates. He appreciates their high energy and trainability -- but he’s also found the youngsters nudge him into... Read More

Mary Thoits '48, "The Peter Pan of Long Beach," Turns 92

July 5, 2015

"Mary Thoits may be 92 in calendar years, but she’s really the Peter Pan of Long Beach," reports that California city's Press-Telegram. "As the dynamic... Read More

Danielle McGrath '07 Named Indiana Governor's Deputy Chief of Staff

June 27, 2015

Indiana Governor Mike Pence has named Danielle McGrath, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University, deputy chief of staff in the Office of the Governor.  "In... Read More

Amanda Miller Luciano '03 on Transitioning from Journalist to Realtor

June 19, 2015

"Colorado Springs native Amanda Miller Luciano worked in journalism for nearly a decade before deciding last year to become a Realtor -- a career that... Read More

Former English Prof. & True Detective Creator Nic Pizzolatto Profiled in Vanity Fair

June 12, 2015

"When I first met Nic Pizzolatto, he was teaching creative writing at DePauw, a small liberal arts college in Indiana," begins a Vanity Fair profile. "He... Read More

The Remarkable Life of John Bartlow Martin '37 is Subject of New Biography

June 4, 2015

The life of John Bartlow Martin -- a journalist, author, diplomat and 1937 graduate of DePauw University who was connected to some of the most prominent... Read More

A Good Fit

May 26, 2015

  Jon Fortt '98 made a smooth transition from print to broadcasting Currency traders have been in a tizzy for 24 hours since the Swiss National Bank... Read More

Tusha Mittal '06 Receives Foreign Press Association Scholarship

May 25, 2015

Tusha Mittal, a 2006 graduate of DePauw University and currently enrolled in the master's program at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism... Read More

Musician David McMillin '06 Argues, "It's Time to Stop Hating Spotify"

May 25, 2015

"If you trust the headlines about Spotify, you may believe all musicians are receiving rolls of pennies for our creative work," singer-songwriter David... Read More

Leslie Hankins '02 & Matt Stone '06 Join Red e App

May 14, 2015

Two DePauw University graduates -- Leslie Hankins '02 and Matt Stone '06 -- have joined Louisville-based technology startup Red e App. Hankins is an account... Read More

Attorney Laura Sahm '09 Joins Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman

May 13, 2015

Laura Sahm, a 2009 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Indianapolis office of Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, which bills itself as the... Read More

David McMillin '06 & Fort Frances Featured in Chicago Tribune

May 9, 2015

"It's forced us to be a lot smarter," says David McMillin of the state of the music industry.  McMillin, a singer-songwriter and 2006 graduate of DePauw... Read More

DePauw's Long Tradition of Faculty Excellence Celebrated with Annual Awards

May 8, 2015

A pair of DePauw University faculty members -- Yung-chen Chiang, professor of history, and Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, professor of English -- are the 2015... Read More

Michael Terlep '16 to Study in Turkey with US Department of State Critical Language Scholarship

May 6, 2015

DePauw University junior Michael "Mickey" F. Terlep is the recipient of a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study critical... Read More

Society of Professional Journalists Honors 14 from DePauw, Including a Dozen Students

May 4, 2015

Twelve DePauw University student journalists and two DePauw alumni were honored for their work in the Society of Professional Journalists' "Best of the... Read More

Poet Richard Blanco, Who Read at President Obama's Inauguration, Coming to DePauw as a Woodrow Wilson Scholar

May 3, 2015

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

J.C. Pankratz '12 is 2015 National Playwrights Conference Finalist

April 30, 2015

Joan Catherine "J.C." Pankratz, a 2012 graduate of DePauw University, is among the 60 finalists of the 2015 National Playwrights Conference of the Eugene... Read More

Essay on 'The Object as Subject' Cites Book by Prof. Harry Brown

April 24, 2015

"Did you know that since 1985 errant golf balls have killed eight people?," asks Russell Jacoby at the start of a Chronicle of Higher Education article... Read More

27 Members of DePauw Student Media Honored with Statewide Awards

April 22, 2015

Twenty-seven members of DePauw University's student media were presented with awards at two recent ceremonies.  Fifteen staff members of Indiana's oldest... Read More

Senior Natalie Weilandt Receives Fulbright Award to Teach in Turkey

April 14, 2015

DePauw University senior Natalie M. Weilandt is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition... Read More

John Hirschman '91 Takes Reins of Browning Investments

April 13, 2015

"I guess I’m the classic case of English-major-turned-developer," quips John F. Hirschman, a 1991 graduate of DePauw University, who is the president and... Read More

Prof. Samuel Autman Takes First Place in SLS-DISQUIET Literary Contest

March 25, 2015

"Invisible Nails" by Samuel Autman, assistant professor of English at DePauw University, is the first place winner in the SLS-DISQUIET 2015 Literary Contest... Read More

Prof. Harry Brown to Speak at His Undergraduate Alma Mater, U of Scranton

March 25, 2015

Harry Brown, associate professor of English at DePauw University, will present a literary talk at the University of Scranton tomorrow, reports the Scranton... Read More

Newspaper Profiles Library Director Krystal Becker '05

March 25, 2015

Krystal L. Becker graduated from DePauw University in 2005 with plans to teach English.  But her path took her in a different direction, and she is now... Read More

Financial Reporter Christine DiGangi '11 to Speak at Chicago's East-West University

March 17, 2015

Christine DiGangi, a financial reporter and 2011 graduate of DePauw University, will speak on "10 Things Everyone Should Know about Credit Scores" at... Read More

Amy Sorrells '94 Authors Then Sings My Soul

March 4, 2015

Amy K. Sorrells, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, is the author of Then Sings My Soul. The novel has just been published by David C. Cook. "Flashing... Read More

Attorney Erin Majka '99 Joins Chalgian & Tripp

February 22, 2015

Erin L. Majka, a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices, PLLC. She concentrates her practice in the areas of estate... Read More

Author Barbara Kingsolver '77 on First Tour of South Africa

February 19, 2015

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning and bestselling author, "is revered (that's not overstating it -- ask her readers) for her ethical stand as much as her... Read More

Grant Will Bolster Sustainability Initiatives at DePauw and 4 Other GLCA Colleges

February 10, 2015

DePauw University -- in partnership with Albion College, Antioch College, Hope College, and Oberlin College -- has been awarded a grant from the Great... Read More

Kent State College of Business Administration Appoints Robert Hisrich '68 Associate Dean

February 9, 2015

Robert D. Hisrich, a 1968 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed associate dean for graduate and international programs at Kent State University... Read More

DePauw's Kelly Writers Series Presents Mary Gaitskill, March 18

February 3, 2015

Novelist Mary Gaitskill -- "who is well-known for narratives that touch on ostracism and taboo, often from the points of view of 'bad' women whose voices... Read More

Prof. Harry Brown Authors Golf Ball for Object Lessons Series

February 2, 2015

Harry Brown, associate professor of English at DePauw University, is the author of Golf Ball, a book in the Object Lessons series. Published in partnership... Read More

Chicago Magazine Piece by Prof. Tom Chiarella is Praised

January 29, 2015

"A lot of food writers -- some I know personally, others by byline -- have written pretty interesting, thoughtful, and long things in the past month or... Read More

David Taylor '89 Joins Ruoff Home Mortgage

January 24, 2015

David E. Taylor, a 1989 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Ruoff Home Mortgage as senior loan officer in the firm's Greencastle branch. "Taylor's... Read More

Chris Biggs '59, Who Taught English at DePauw for 30 Years, Dies at Age 77

January 23, 2015

Christena "Chris" Doyle Trusler Biggs, a 1959 graduate of DePauw University who was a longtime instructor of English at her alma mater, passed away on... Read More

Singer-Songwriter David McMillin '06 On Campus This Week for Talk & Performance

January 6, 2015

This Friday, January 9, Chicago based singer-songwriter and 2006 DePauw University graduate David McMillin will return to Greencastle for a concert at... Read More

Unique Art of Julie Dawson '58 Featured in Detroit Free Press

January 5, 2015

Julie Dawson, a watercolor artist and 1958 graduate of DePauw University, "has spent decades tracking and finding bells all over the world," notes an article... Read More