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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on October 31st in years past.

Coach Brett Dietz to Enter Hanover College Athletic Hall of Fame

October 31, 2014

Brett Dietz, assistant football coach at DePauw University, is among the 2014 inductees into the Hanover College Athletic Hall of Fame.  A 2004 Hanover... Read More

DePauw Travels to Wooster for NCAC Meeting with Fighting Scots

October 31, 2014

DePauw takes its 5-2 overall record and 4-2 North Coast Athletic Conference mark into tomorrow's meeting at the College of Wooster Read More

Indiana Connections of Actress Marsha Hunt Include Her Father, Earl '05

October 31, 2014

"Although Marsha Hunt spent much of her life in Hollywood, the veteran actress has many memories of Indiana," begins a story in the Indianapolis Star.... Read More

Tigers Host Wooster in Saturday NCAC Matchup

October 31, 2013

DePauw Game Notes | Live Stats | Audio | Video | Game Day Information Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw returns to the gridiron in hopes of collecting its fourth... Read More

Cutler and Helms Selected to 2013 Front Rush/NFHCA Senior Game

October 31, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw seniors Chelsea Cutler (Victoria, B.C./Mt. Douglas Secondary) and Taylor Helms (Oklahoma City, Okla./Casady) have been selected... Read More

$1 Million Gift from Rick ('76) and Jan Neville Will Provide Internship Experiences for Students

October 31, 2013

President Brian W. Casey announced today that Rick and Jan Neville have made a $1 million commitment to the University’s Hubbard Center for Student Engagement... Read More

"Free Media is Huge" for Presidential Candidates, Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Tells LA Times

October 31, 2012

"With Democratic incumbent Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney locked in a close race, partisans on both sides are looking for hidden propaganda... Read More

Cato Takes Top NCAC Honors

October 31, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw junior Armani Cato (Fayetteville, Ga/Fayette Country) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Football Offensive... Read More

Cotherman Named NCAC Player of the Week

October 31, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw junior Angela Cotherman (Lake Forest, Ill./Brewster Academy (N.H.) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women... Read More

Ellis Named NCAC Player of the Week for Second Time This Season

October 31, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior Margaret Ellis (St. Louis, Mo./Whitfield) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Field Hockey Player of the... Read More

Katie Betley '64 Receives Carroll Award for Community Service

October 31, 2012

"Katie Betley is a constant presence in civic circles, a whirling dervish of volunteerism and can-do spirit," according to the Indianapolis Business Journal... Read More

Bob Wells '66 Honored for His Volunteer Service

October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Robert F. Wells, a 1966 graduate of DePauw and a member of the University's Board of Trustees, is the recipient of... Read More

Chamber Singers Reveal 'Musical Masks' at Friday Concert

October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. —  This Friday, November 4, the DePauw Chamber Singers will present their second concert of the DePauw University Schooll... Read More

DePauw Librarian Noted in Nationally Syndicated Article

October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "The last thing 32-year-old Mandy Henk expected from volunteering at the Occupy Wall Street library was an invitation... Read More

NBC's New Rock Center "Will Likely Struggle," Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Tells LA Times

October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — A Los Angeles Times story previewing tonight's premiere of NBC's Rock Center With Brian Williams includes analysis... Read More

Washington Post Praises Latest Book by Richard Peck '56

October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Mischevious creatures living among humans make for great stories for kids," begins a Washington Post book review... Read More

Community and Campus Present Joint Concert Saturday Afternoon

October 31, 2010

October 31, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — A concert on Saturday, November 6, will bring together members of the Greencastle community with faculty and students... Read More

Tigers Drop 1-0 Overtime Decision at Centre; Set to Host SCAC Tournament

October 31, 2010

BOX SCORE October 31, 2010, Danville, Ky. —  Centre's Barbara Parks scored just 2:01 into the first overtime and gave the Colonels a 1-0 Southern Collegiate... Read More

Tigers Stun Division I Evansville, 66-62, in Men's Basketball Exhibition Game

October 31, 2010

October 31, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "For a University of Evansville men's basketball team looking to overcome low expectations and prove it can compete... Read More

DePauw Men Open Season with Third-Place Finish at Midwest Classic

October 31, 2010

October 31, 2010, Louisville, Ky. — DePauw's men totaled 697 points and opened the 2010-11 season with a third-place finish at the Midwest Classic. Washington-St... Read More

Tigers Finish Second at Midwest Classic

October 31, 2010

October 31, 2010, Louisville, Ky. — DePauw totaled 634 points and opened the 2010-11 season with a second-place showing at the Midwest Classic. Washington-St... Read More

Rev. Victor Ramsey '50 Recalls How End of WWII "Changed the Course of My Life"

October 31, 2010

October 31, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "There are some who think credit for America's triumph in World War II should go to Victor Ramsey," begins an article... Read More

Tiger Women Open Swimming and Diving Season with Loss at Washington

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, St. Louis, Mo. —  DePauw opened the 2009-10 women's swimming and diving season with a 155-129 loss at Washington-St. Louis.   Licensed... Read More

DePauw Men Open Swimming and Diving Season with Loss at Washington

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, St. Louis, Mo. —  DePauw opened the 2009-10 men's swimming and diving season with a 151-147 loss at Washington-St. Louis.   Licensed... Read More

DePauw Travels to Butler for Sunday Exhibition

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  The DePauw men's basketball team makes a trip to historic Hinkle Fieldhouse tomorrow evening where they'll take... Read More

24th-ranked Tigers Drop Three-Set Match to Marian

October 31, 2009

BOX SCORE October 31, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw dropped to 27-7 on the season following a 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-20) loss to visiting Marian (Ind... Read More

Tigers Extend Win Streak to Five with Victory at Birmingham-Southern

October 31, 2009

BOX SCORE October 31, 2009, Birmingham, Ala. — DePauw jumped out to a 14-0 first-quarter lead and extended it to as many as 21 points on the way to a... Read More

Tigers Take 35-21 Road Win Over Birmingham-Southern

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Birmingham, Ala. — DePauw University's football team jumped out to a 21-7 halftime lead and withstood a second half challenge from host... Read More

10th-ranked Tigers Claim Seventh Straight SCAC Title

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Conyers, Ga. —  Tenth-ranked DePauw claimed its seventh straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Cross Country title... Read More

DePauw Men Finish Second at SCAC Championships

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Conyers, Ga. —  DePauw totaled 58 points and finished second at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country Championships... Read More

DePauw Blanks Sewanee in Home Finale

October 31, 2009

BOX SCORE October 31, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw wrapped up the home portion of its field hockey season with a 2-0 win over Sewanee at McKeen Field... Read More

Women's Basketball Team Ranked #12 in Preseason Poll

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "DePauw is ranked 12th nationally in NCAA Division III in the D3hoops.com preseason Top 25," reports this morning's... Read More

Flutist Stephanie Pedretti '93 to Perform in West Lafayette Tomorrow

October 31, 2009

October 31, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Flutist Stephanie Pedretti will perform a concert tomorrow at 3 p.m. at Lafayette, Indiana's Duncan Hall. "The concert... Read More

Women Ranked #3 in Nation in Preseason Basketball Poll

October 31, 2008

October 31, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "Wisconsin-Whitewater, the team that knocked the Titans [of llinois Wesleyan] out of last season's NCAA Tournament... Read More

Fitch Earns Second d3football.com Honor of Season

October 31, 2008

October 31, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw junior defensive end Alex Fitch has been selected to the selected to the D3football.com Defensive Team of... Read More

Former Indiana First Lady Judy O'Bannon to Address Hunger Banquet on November 20

October 31, 2008

October 31, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Former Indiana first lady Judy O'Bannon will come to DePauw to be the keynote speaker at the University's third annual... Read More

Alumni Board Issues Participation Challenge to Graduates of the Last Decade

October 31, 2007

October 31, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The Alumni Association Board of Directors will mark the 10th anniversary of DePauw University's Graduates of the... Read More

Dick Named to D3football.com Team of the Week

October 31, 2007

October 31, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw sophomore quarterback Spud Dick has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week for his performance... Read More

Undergraduates and Area Children Will Interact at Annual 'Art Attack' Sunday

October 31, 2007

October 31, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Children of all ages are invited to experience art and the environment at "Art Attack," DePauw University's annual... Read More

Ken Owen '82 to Address Statewide Conference November 9

October 31, 2007

October 31, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Ken Owen, executive director of media relations at DePauw and 1982 graduate of the University, will be among the... Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 to Offer 'A Balanced View of American Power' at Ohio College

October 31, 2007

October 31, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Lee H. Hamilton -- former congressman, co-chair of the Iraq Study Group and 1952 graduate of DePauw University --... Read More

Hamer named SCAC co-Player of the Week

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Junior middle hitter Kim Hamer has been selected Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball co-Player of... Read More

Robinson named tri-SCAC Player of the Week

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Senior forward Mary Beth Robinson was selected Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Soccer tri-Offensive... Read More

Baccich named SCAC Offensive Player of the Week

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Senior forward Allison Baccich was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Field Hockey Offensive Player... Read More

Newspaper's Rundown of 'Hoosier Haunts' Includes Library Legend

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "The books on this campus are haunted, rather than its beautiful buildings," Indiana's Rushville Republican writes... Read More

Saxophonist Jim Snidero On Campus for Clinic and Concert Sunday

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Noted alto saxophonist Jim Snidero will offer a free afternoon clinic this Sunday, November 5, and then perform with... Read More

Prof. Russell Arnold Authors The Social Role of Liturgy in the Religion of the Qumran Community

October 31, 2006

October 31, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The Social Role of Liturgy in the Religion of the Qumran Community, by Russell C.D. Arnold, assistant professor of... Read More

Senex Services Corp., Led by Kyle Lanham '79, Wins Entrepreneurial Award

October 31, 2005

October 31, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "It is quite an honor to be identified by the I.U. Kelley School of Business and the Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship... Read More

Student-Led 'Act for Africa' Concert Set for Tuesday Night

October 31, 2005

October 31, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "After hearing Paul Rusesabagina's lecture in the spring semester, DePauw University student Noah Jacobs no longer... Read More

"Fresh and Progressive" Stationery Business Created by Jane Boatman Geller '89 is Thriving

October 31, 2005

October 31, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "In the frenzied world of electronic communications, Jane Geller is the old-fashioned girl," begins an article in... Read More

Middletown, OH School Board President Steve Lane '93 Profiled in Newspaper

October 31, 2005

October 31, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "I have a very real interest in the success of our district and the manner in which the district undertakes the job... Read More

DePauw loses to Rhodes in second overtime to share SCAC regular season title

October 31, 2004

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Brooke Poklemba's goal in the second overtime lifted host Rhodes to a 2-1 win over DePauw. With the loss the Tigers dropped to 10-6 overall... Read More

Tigers and Scots battle to 3-3 tie

October 31, 2004

STATS   GREENCASTLE, Ind. - Craig Lippincott scored with 12:19 left in regulation to tie the score and force an overtime against visiting Macalester... Read More

Schreiner's late goal sends 19th-ranked Tigers to victory

October 31, 2004

GREENCASTLE, Ind. - Kim Schreiner's goal with just 21 seconds left in the second overtime lifted 19th-ranked DePauw to a 2-1 victory over 22nd-ranked Macalester... Read More

Roy O. West Library Listed Among "Hoosier Haunts" in Indianapolis Star's Halloween Edition

October 31, 2004

October 31, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "The ghost of Indiana Gov. James Whitcomb supposedly guards the rare books he donated to the DePauw University Library... Read More

Tenor Thomas Cooley '91 Recounts the Journey from DePauw to International Concert Halls

October 31, 2004

October 31, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "I graduated from DePauw (University in Indiana) and decided to take some time off from school before pursuing a... Read More

David Clucas '01 Appointed Staff Writer at Colorado's Boulder County Business Report

October 31, 2004

October 31, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - David Clucas, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University, has been named staff writer for the Boulder County Business Report... Read More

Tigers Entertain Centre on Old Gold Day

October 31, 2003

DePauw puts its three-game win streak on the line this Saturday when it hosts Centre College in a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference game. Kickoff... Read More

Tigers defeat Millikin 3-1

October 31, 2003

Jenny Wingstrom totaled 14 kills and 27 digs, while Renee Meyrose added 12 kills and 33 digs to lead DePauw to a 24-30, 30-22, 30-21, 30-27 win over visiting... Read More

DePauw advances to KIT semifinals

October 31, 2003

DePauw defeated Bellarmine by a 2-1 score in overtime in the opening round of the KIT Tournament at Transylvania. The Tigers advance to the semifinals... Read More

15th-ranked Tigers knock off top-ranked Trinity

October 31, 2003

Box score   DePauw, ranked 15th in Division III placed itself in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference driver's seat with a 2-1 win over number-one... Read More

Top-ranked Trinity blanks DePauw, 2-0

October 31, 2003

Box score   DePauw and top-ranked Trinity battled through a scoreless half before the visiting Tigers knocked in two goals in the first 20 minutes of... Read More

DePauw to host SCAC Men's Cross Country Championships

October 31, 2003

DePauw University serves as host to the 2003 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships on Saturday, November... Read More

DePauw to host SCAC Women's Cross Country Championships

October 31, 2003

DePauw University serves as host to the 2003 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships on Saturday, November... Read More

New Nature Park a "Strategic Asset" for DePauw's Future, Board Chair Judson Green Says

October 31, 2003

October 31, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - [DOWNLOAD AUDIO: "A Strategic Asset" 283KB] "I can't say enough good things about it," Judson C. Green Jr. ‘74, chair... Read More

James B. Stewart '73 Discusses Wall Street Prosecutions on CNBC

October 31, 2003

October 31, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Is the so-called "Wall Street clean-up squad," led by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer, being too aggressive... Read More

Drew Powell '98 Among Stars of Starship Troopers II

October 31, 2003

October 31, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Drew Powell, a 1998 graduate of DePauw University, "recently finished shooting his first feature film, notes Indiana's... Read More

Noted Author Richard Peck '56 Collects More Awards; Profiled in Chicago Tribune Magazine

October 31, 2002

October 31, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Richard Peck, a 1956 DePauw University graduate who received a National Humanities Medal earlier this year, and was... Read More

Soccer Win Advances DePauw Women in NCAA Tourney

October 31, 2001

October 31, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - Two second half goals by Michelle Aymond and a strong defensive effort lifted the DePauw University women's soccer... Read More

DePauw Symphony and Festival Choirs Perform Sunday

October 31, 2001

October 31, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw Symphony Orchestra and DePauw Festival Choirs will join forces for the first time during the 2001-2002... Read More

DePauw Poet Eugene Gloria to Receive Another Award Friday in NYC

October 31, 2001

October 31, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw Assistant Professor of English and 1999 National Poetry Series winner Eugene Gloria will be one of three recipients... Read More

Drug Policy Expert and Author to Discuss Afghanistan and Colombia

October 31, 2001

October 31, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - Sanho Tree, a recognized expert on drug policy and military and diplomatic historian, will be on the DePauw University... Read More

HS Senior with DePauw Plans Profiled in Newspaper

October 31, 2001

October 31, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - A high school senior from Lucern, Indiana who holds down two jobs, at a JCPenney store and a Shell station, and has... Read More

DePauw Symphony Festival Choir to Feature Requiem on November 5

October 31, 2000

October 31, 2000, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw Festival Choirs and the DePauw University Orchestra join forces for the first time during the 2000-01... Read More

Seating and Other Arrangements for Gen. Colin Powell's Ubben Lecture at DePauw

October 31, 1994

October 31, 1994, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University officials have announced special seating arrangements and other guidelines for General Colin Powell's... Read More

DePauw is New "Hot" College, According to New York Times

October 31, 1988

October 31, 1988, Greencastle, Ind. — "Goodbye Harvard. A new 'hot' college looms this year," writes Bernard Weinraub in today's New York Times. "Its illustrious... Read More

DePauw Proves Prognosticators Right, Trounces Wabash 20-0

October 31, 1896

October 31, 1896, Greencastle, Ind. - A prediction by the editors of DePauw Weekly that the University's football team would post a shutout against rival... Read More