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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on December 11th in years past.

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling

December 11, 2015

Computer Science Professor Gloria C. Townsend recalls when DePauw students first sat around a Radio Shack computer like children in a reading circle. This... Read More

Reparation Wins Best Film Award at Santa Fe Festival

December 11, 2015

Reparation, a film directed by 1994 DePauw University graduate Kyle Ham and adapted from a play by professor of communication and theatre Steve Timm, "closed... Read More

Life Suspended

December 11, 2015

During summer and early fall, Greencastle is rife with the most graceful of insects: the butterfly. However, as the days run shorter and colder, they disappear... Read More

DePauw Receives Community Conservation Challenge Grant

December 11, 2015

The Indiana Office of Energy Development has awarded DePauw University a Community Conservation Challenge (CCC) grant in the amount of $62,523.  It is... Read More

Tigers Move to #11 in Latest Poll

December 11, 2014

The DePauw women’s swimming and diving team moved up from 19th to 11th in a recent poll released by CollegeSwimming.com covering events from October... Read More

Tigers Jump to #10/#6 In Recent Polls

December 11, 2014

The DePauw men’s swimming and diving team moved up to 10th in the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) NCAA Division III rankings... Read More

Morrison Earns All-Region Second Team Honors

December 11, 2014

Senior forward Andy Morrison (Bristol, Ind./Northridge) was named to the 2014 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire NCAA... Read More

Junior Kimberly Mendez Awarded Gilman International Scholarship

December 11, 2014

Kimberly M. Mendez, a junior student at DePauw University, is the recipient of the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study or... Read More

DePauw Nearly Erases 19-Point Deficit; But Falls to Engineers

December 11, 2013

Box score Greencastle, Ind. - After trailing by 19 at the intermission, DePauw battled back to within two in the final minute, but Pat Haggin's three-pointer... Read More

$1 Million Lilly Endowment Grant to Support New Collaboration Between DePauw and IU's Kelley School of Business

December 11, 2013

DePauw University and Indiana University's Kelley School of Business will use a $1 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to launch a new program for... Read More

Prof. Orcenith Smith's Leadership of Indy Philharmonic Noted in Star

December 11, 2012

An Indianapolis Star story on area orchestras notes, "The oldest community orchestra in the area is the Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis, started... Read More

Magazine Features Jennifer Pope Baker '89

December 11, 2012

Jennifer Pope Baker, executive director of the Women's Fund of Central Indiana and 1989 graduate of DePauw University, is featured in the new edition of... Read More

Look for Drew Powell '98 on TNT's Leverage Next Sunday

December 11, 2011

December 11, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Drew Powell, a 1998 graduate of DePauw University, will reprise his role as "Jack Hurley" in the December 18 episode... Read More

Hot Shooting Spurs DePauw to Win over Trine

December 11, 2010

BOX SCORE December 11, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw shot 62 percent from the floor including 68 percent in the first half on the way to a 91-74 win... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 and Sandra Day O'Connor Push for Civic Education

December 11, 2010

December 11, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "Former U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton, an Evansville native, has joined with former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day... Read More

Tigers Drop to 6-2 with Loss at Wabash

December 11, 2009

BOX SCORE December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  Host Wabash scored the game's first six points and never trailed on the way to a 72-50 win over DePauw... Read More

Tigers Extend Home Court Streak to 40 with Win in Home Opener

December 11, 2009

BOX SCORE December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw tied a school record with 13 three-pointers including eight in the first half and improved to... Read More

CBS' Financial Involvement in News Story Raises Ethical Questions: Prof. Bob Steele '69

December 11, 2009

December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "CBS News helped pay for a Wisconsin family's trip to Samoa and an emotional meeting that was a key moment in Saturday's... Read More

Dick Named Regional Offensive Player of the Year; Tigers Place Three on All-Region Team

December 11, 2009

December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Senior quarterback Spud Dick, one of four finalists for the Gagliardi Trophy, has been named the D3football.com... Read More

DePauw Opens Home Portion of Season Tonight

December 11, 2009

GAME NOTES | LIVE STATS | LIVE AUDIO December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  After playing seven games away from home, the 4-3 women's basketball team... Read More

Dave Lawrence '90 Appointed President of Arts Council of Indianapolis

December 11, 2009

December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Dave Lawrence, a 1990 graduate of DePauw University, is the new president of the Arts Council of Indianapolis, a... Read More

Research of Prof. Matt Hertenstein Featured in NY Times' 'Year in Ideas'

December 11, 2009

December 11, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "Say cheese and stay married? Yes, according to Matthew Hertenstein, a psychology professor at DePauw University... Read More

President Casey Outlines Effects of Nation's Economic Crisis in Letter to the DePauw Community

December 11, 2008

Also: Access President Casey's Letter December 11, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. — "It is clear from conversations I have had with many students, parents... Read More

Federal Bailout of News Media "Would be Difficult," Prof. Bob Steele '69 Tells Washington Times

December 11, 2008

December 11, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. — "Some wonder whether the news media could use a federal buyout, just like Wall Street and auto manufacturers," writes... Read More

Fernandez Shares SCAC Player of the Week Honors

December 11, 2007

December 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw sophomore forward Jenna Fernandez has been named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Co-Women's Basketball... Read More

DePauw Moves Up in One National Poll

December 11, 2007

December 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Following a 58-41 win over Augustana, the 5-1 Tigers moved up one spot to seventh in one national poll and remained... Read More

Sarah Stauder '99 Appointed Executive Director of Rochester Art Center

December 11, 2007

December 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Sarah Stauder, a Milwaukee native with youthful enthusiasm about art, was selected from a national pool of candidates... Read More

Dominick DeNunzio '74 Named VP at First Place Financial Corp.

December 11, 2007

December 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Dominick P. DeNunzio, a 1974 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president, loan operations for... Read More

Phil Sharp '64 to Discuss 'Climate Change: Options and Opportunities'

December 11, 2007

December 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Phil Sharp, president of Resources for the Future (RFF) and a member of DePauw University's Class of 1964, will... Read More

President Bottoms Tells TV Program of Initiatives to Make the DePauw Experience More Global

December 11, 2006

December 11, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - [Download Video: "Dr. Bottoms on Inside Indiana Business" - 3508kb] "DePauw University is continuing to take on... Read More

Legendary "Coach Nick" to Join Senior Dustin Hertel at Saturday's Aztec Bowl

December 11, 2006

December 11, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Nick Mourouzis, who retired as DePauw University's football coach in 2003 as the all-time leader in victories, returns... Read More

Tim Vieke '86 Makes Career Switch from Stockbroker to HS Basketball Coach

December 11, 2005

December 11, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "I played for (Vincennes Lincoln) coach 'Gunner' Wyman on their 1981 state championship team and I played four years... Read More

Student Documentary on Methamphetamine Spotlighted in Indianapolis Star

December 11, 2005

December 11, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "'It's been a nightmare.' That is how an addict described his experience with methamphetamine in our student documentary... Read More

Craig Stokely '67 Elected to Chromcraft Revington Board

December 11, 2005

December 11, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Craig R. Stokely, president of The Stokely Partnership, Inc. and 1967 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected... Read More

Shephard helps Team USA to 23-3 Aztec Bowl victory

December 11, 2004

December 11, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior Jamarcus Shephard (Fort Wayne/Northrop) returned a free kick 56 yards which led to Team USA's only... Read More

Vernon Jordan '57 Lends Talents to Washington Ballet's The Nutcracker

December 11, 2004

December 11, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "At the Washington Ballet's premiere of its new, historically revised production (set in 1882 in a G-town mansion)... Read More

CEO Steve Sanger '68 Discusses 'Innovation at General Mills: Trix of the Trade'

December 11, 2004

December 11, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "A simple reason that the brands of General Mills Corp. have been around since the 1930s and can be found in 98... Read More

Zondor named SCAC Player of the Week

December 11, 2003

DePauw junior guard Sarah Zondor was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for games played from Monday... Read More

Rinaker named to Division III all-America team

December 11, 2003

DePauw junior midfielder Meredith Rinaker has been selected to the 2003 National Soccer Coaches Association of America/adidas Women's Division III All-America... Read More

Newspaper Writes of Coach Kris Huffman's 200th Victory & Honors for Six Student Athletes

December 11, 2003

December 11, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw coach Kris Huffman notched her 200th career victory Saturday with a 77-44 win over Greenville," writes Pat... Read More

Schreiner named all-Mideast

December 11, 2002

Senior midfielder Richie Schreiner was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Mideast Second Team after leading the 15-3-1 Tigers... Read More

John Hanna '40 to Receive US Golf Association's Joe Dey Award

December 11, 2002

December 11, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "I am greatly surprised because I don't think my volunteer service was anything special," says John P. Hanna, a... Read More

Monon Bell DVD Arrives, Now Shipping!

December 11, 2002

Order Your Monon Bell DVD; 2002 Game Summary & Highlights December 11, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "It's here," says director of media relations Ken Owen... Read More

DePauw and 2002 Grad Mentioned in Washington Post Story on Demise of Carl Rowan's 'Project Excellence'

December 11, 2002

December 11, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "Project Excellence, a scholarship program founded by Carl T. Rowan (seen at left) to help local black students... Read More

Men's Basketball Team 6-0; Best Start in 55 Years

December 11, 2001

December 11, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - The last time the DePauw University men's basketball team started a season with six straight wins, Harry Truman... Read More

Prof. Gary Lemon Named to Direct Management Fellows Program

December 11, 1999

December 11, 1999, Greencastle, Ind. - A DePauw University professor recognized as an outstanding teacher and having corporate experience has been appointed... Read More

Political Experts Offer 10 Ways to Improve American Electoral Process

December 11, 1991

December 11, 1991, Greencastle, Ind. - Eighteen political specialists agreed at a DePauw University conference here last weekend that voters should be... Read More

Max Biggs '42 on Sports Illustrated's All-American Honor Team

December 11, 1966

December 11, 1966, Greencastle, Ind. - For the fifth consecutive year, an alumnus of DePauw University is among Sports Illustrated's "Silver Anniversary... Read More