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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on September 2nd in years past.

"We Really Need That Now," Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Says of Uplifting Fact-Based Films

September 2, 2014

"I think movie watchers are tired of bizarre and overproduced movies that are just too far-flung," Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication at DePauw... Read More

Prof. Pascal Lafontant is Lead Author of Study on Heart Regeneration in Zebrafish

September 2, 2013

Pascal J. Lafontant, associate professor of biology at DePauw University, is the lead author of a paper published in PLOS ONE, an inclusive, peer-reviewed... Read More

DePauw Wins Anderson Invitational

September 2, 2012

Anderson, Ind. - DePauw opened the 2012-13 season by winning the Anderson Invitational at the Killbuck Golf Course. The tournament was shortened to 27... Read More

DePauw Women Win Six of Nine Flights at Invitational  

September 2, 2012

Complete Results Greencastle, Ind. - The Tigers claimed titles at four of six singles flights and two of the three doubles at the DePauw Invitational... Read More

Tigers Wrap up Opening Weekend with a Sunday Sweep; Rolwes Named to All-Tourney Team  

September 2, 2012

St. Louis, Mo. - DePauw evened its season record at 2-2 after completing a sweep of its Sunday matches at the Washington-St. Louis Labor Day Classic. The... Read More

Tigers Drop Tight Contest to #7 Lynchburg

September 2, 2012

BOX SCORE Lynchburg, Va. - Seventh-ranked Lynchburg scored three first-half goals and held on for a 3-2 victory over DePauw. The Tigers dropped to 1-1... Read More

Senior's "Incredible Experiences" at DePauw Detailed in Hometown Newspaper

September 2, 2012

"What I have enjoyed most about college are the relationships I have formed with classmates, staff, and the faculty at DePauw," Amanda R. Brinkman tells... Read More

Second-ranked Golfers in Second at NCAA Preview

September 2, 2011

September 2, 2011, Angola, Ind. — Second-ranked DePauw shot an opening-round 327 and trails Washington-St. Louis by 14 strokes at the NCAA Preview Tournament... Read More

DePauw Drops Season Opener to 13th-ranked Hornets

September 2, 2011

BOX SCORE September 2, 2011, Lynchburg, Va. — Host and 13th-ranked Lynchburg College scored six unanswered goals and topped DePauw by an 8-2 score in... Read More

Tigers Drop 4-0 Decision to Wisconsin-Eau Claire

September 2, 2011

BOX SCORE September 2, 2011, Wheaton, Ill. — DePauw opened the 2011 women's soccer season with a 4-0 loss to Wisconsin-Eau Claire in the opening game... Read More

Tigers Open Season with 9-0 Win at Marian

September 2, 2011

September 1, 2011, Indianapolis, Ind. —  The DePauw men's tennis team opened the fall portion of the 2011-12 schedule with a 9-0 win at Marian (Ind.) University... Read More

Prof. Mark Tatge Discusses WikiLeaks Case with Christian Science Monitor

September 2, 2011

September 2, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Thursday’s news that WikiLeaks' entire cache of 250,000 unredacted, classified U.S. government documents has been... Read More

Volleyball Squad Opens with Sweep of Division II Oakland City

September 2, 2011

BOX SCORE September 1, 2011, Oakland City, Ind. — DePauw opened the 2011 volleyball season with a 3-0 win at Division II Oakland City as the Tigers took... Read More

Request by Former Teammate Ryan Hooker '97 Brings Brad Stevens '99 to Peoria

September 2, 2011

September 2, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "No coach in the history of the NCAA has begun his career as successfully as Brad Stevens has at Butler," begins... Read More

Yo-Yo Ma's September 29 Lecture Will be Ticketed

September 2, 2011

September 2, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — In an effort to ensure that DePauw students, faculty and staff, and Greencastle community members have priority... Read More

J. Nichols '89 Quoted in CNN Story on Turtle Poaching

September 2, 2010

September 2, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "Very few poachers are caught or arrested each year," marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols tells CNN, which notes... Read More

Men's Tennis Opens Season with 9-0 Win over Indiana Wesleyan

September 2, 2010

September 2, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw opened the 2010-11 season with a 9-0 win over visiting Indiana Wesleyan. The Tigers lost just six games... Read More

"Unflappable" Brad Stevens '99 Aids Charity, Preps for Coming Season

September 2, 2010

September 2, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "No matter how many people are pulling on Brad Stevens -- and it's a fair number from coast to coast -- he remains... Read More

New Dining Options Look to "Make a Difference," Build Campus-Community Bonds

September 2, 2009

September 2, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — A new program which allows DePauw University students to use a portion of their meal money in Greencastle restaurants... Read More

Health Care Issues and Arguments "Remain Unchanged" from the '60s: Prof. John Dittmer

September 2, 2009

September 2, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "Award-winning DePauw University historian John Dittmer is the author of The Good Doctors (Bloomsbury), a new book... Read More

Educator Abigail Chew '02 Honored for Going "The Extra Mile"

September 2, 2009

September 2, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Abigail J. Chew, a teacher and curriculum coordinator at Olney Friends School in Barnesville, Ohio, is the recipient... Read More

USA Today Religion Columnist & Author Tom Krattenmaker Here for October 7 Mendenhall Lecture

September 2, 2009

September 2, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Tom Krattenmaker, an award-winning writer specializing in religion in public life and author of the new book, will... Read More

Johanna Fickenscher '06 Wins 12K New Hampshire Charity Road Race

September 2, 2008

September 2, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "I just ran really fast, this was actually my road (personal record)," says Johanna L. Fickenscher, a 2006 DePauw... Read More

Angie Hicks '95 Participating in Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour

September 2, 2008

September 2, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Angie Hicks, co-founder and chief marketing officer of Angie's List and 1995 graduate of DePauw University, will... Read More

Second-ranked Tigers Finish Seventh at Ferris State

September 2, 2007

September 2, 2007, Big Rapids, Mich. - The second-ranked Tigers shot a final round 332 to total 659 strokes and finish seventh at the Ferris State Bulldog... Read More

Dennis "Chuck" Erwin '81 Named Director of Finance at Paragon Companies

September 2, 2007

September 2, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Dennis R. Erwin, a 1981 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Paragon Companies, an Indianapolis-based commercial... Read More

Tigers open season with wins over Indianapolis and IUPUI

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Indianapolis, Ind. - DePauw opened the 2006-07 season with a pair of wins as it defeated Division II University of Indianapolis by an... Read More

DePauw wins seventh straight Hokum Karem title

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Crawfordsville, Ind. - DePauw totaled eight points and won its seventh straight Hokum Karem title. Emily Mason and Taylor Penrod... Read More

Tigers win third straight Hokum Karem

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Crawfordsville, Ind. - DePauw totaled seven points and won its third straight Hokum Karem Invitational. Wabash was second with 17 points... Read More

Tigers fall to 1-3 after losing pair on Saturday

September 2, 2006

BOX SCORES: Capital | Heidelberg September 2, 2006, Columbus, Ohio - DePauw lost both of its Saturday matches at the Capital Invitational and dropped... Read More

Tigers in third after first round of Ferris State Invitational

September 2, 2006

LIVE RESULTS September 2, 2006, Big Rapids, Mich. - DePauw shot a first-round 314 and is in third place after the first of two rounds at the Ferris State... Read More

17th-ranked Tigers improve to 2-0 with second straight shutout

September 2, 2006

BOX SCORE September 2, 2006, Wheaton, Ill. - The 17th-ranked Tigers improved to 2-0 following a 1-0 win over Fredonia State at the Bob Baptista Invitational... Read More

DePauw drops season opener at Lindenwood

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, St. Charles, Mo. - The Tigers battled back from a 2-0 deficit, but host Lindenwood scored twice in the closing minutes to take a 4-2... Read More

Tigers open season with 1-0 loss to Case Western

September 2, 2006

BOX SCORE September 2, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw and visiting Case Western Reserve battled through 73 minutes of scoreless soccer, before the... Read More

Tim Collins '78 and Ripplewood Holdings Engineer $1.2 Billion Acquisition

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Ripplewood Holdings "is a $10 billion New York investment fund started by Wall Street banker Timothy Collins, a... Read More

Prof. Marcia McKelligan Answers Indianapolis Star's 'A Question of Ethics'

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "The best solution might be to practice the Aristotelian virtue of moderation: Be neither stingy nor extravagant... Read More

Newbery Medal-Winner Richard Peck '56 Featured in New Collection, Best Shorts

September 2, 2006

September 2, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The work of Richard Peck, one of "the best-loved authors of the past and present" and 1956 graduate of DePauw University... Read More

DePauw opens with 3-1 win over Hope

September 2, 2005

BOX SCORE | PHOTO GALLERY September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - The Tigers made two first-half goals stand up on the way to a 3-1 win over visiting Hope... Read More

17th-ranked Tigers fall to 11th-ranked Bears in closing minutes

September 2, 2005

BOX SCORE September 2, 2005, Wheaton, Ill. - The 17th-ranked DePauw women's soccer team dropped its season opener to 11th-ranked Washington (Mo.) University... Read More

DePauw Community Comes Together to Aid Hurricane Victims

September 2, 2005

September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University students, and members of the faculty and staff, are reaching out to help the victims of Hurricane... Read More

Prof. Ken Bode Examines "Pervasive Problem" of Drinking on College Campuses

September 2, 2005

September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "If you are a parent of one of the 2.3 million students beginning their first year of college this month, you should... Read More

Smaller Music Schools Like DePauw Can Be "Gems," Prof. Caroline Smith Writes in Classical Singer

September 2, 2005

September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Do you want to be known for the individual you are, not as a mere number in large-class settings?," asks Carolyn... Read More

"Elite" DePauw Women's Golf Team Prepares for Ferris State Invitational

September 2, 2005

September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "One team that the [St. Mary's College] Belles will certainly be looking to perform well against will be DePauw... Read More

Composer David Cope and Pianist Mary Jane Cope to Present Lectures at DePauw

September 2, 2005

September 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Composer David Cope and his wife, pianist Mary Jane Cope, will visit DePauw University September 7-8, 2005. Their... Read More

Tigers open 117th season this Saturday

September 2, 2004

Game Notes  (pdf file)   Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw opens its 117th season of intercollegiate football on Saturday, September 4, when it travels to Rhodes... Read More

DePauw's Top Tier US News Ranking Noted by United Methodist News Service

September 2, 2004

September 2, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "Nearly 30 United Methodist-related schools are listed among America's top institutions in the 2005 edition of ... Read More

Two DePauw Friends -- Skip Mathieson '57 and David Dunkelberger '61 -- Reunited as Coaches at Blackburn College

September 2, 2004

September 2, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "Blackburn College football coach Skip Mathieson is in his second year at the school after a number of coaching... Read More

Advice from DePauw Helps Indianapolis HS Ramp Up Technology

September 2, 2004

September 2, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - Cathedral High School in Indianapolis "laid groundwork for [a recent technology upgrade] five years ago when it... Read More

Community Day to honor Coach Nick

September 2, 2003

This Saturday, September 6, the DePauw football team opens its 116th season and welcomes the community to an afternoon of free football.   The annual... Read More

DePauw ranked 12th in Division III

September 2, 2003

The 1-1 Tigers are ranked 12th in Division III in the latest National College Soccer Coaches Association national poll. Four of DePauw's future opponents... Read More

Tigers ranked 16th in Division III

September 2, 2003

After the first weekend of games, the 2-0 men's soccer team is ranked 16th in Division III according to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America... Read More

Indianapolis Invitational postponed

September 2, 2003

The University of Indianapolis Men's Golf Invitational, scheduled for this afternoon has been postponed due to the record heavy rains that drenched the... Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Quoted in Guideposts

September 2, 2003

September 2, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "I have a litany of frustrations, as everyone does, but ultimately I try to be hopeful because I don't see any decent... Read More

Opportunities to Study & Research Abroad through Fulbright Competition

September 2, 2003

September 2, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - For more than 56 years, the federal government-sponsored Fulbright U.S. Student Program has provided future American... Read More

'Day-O!' -- You're Invited to Legendary Harry Belafonte's Ubben Lecture Saturday

September 2, 2002

Coming Together 2002 September 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - You're invited to spend this Saturday afternoon, September 7, 2002, with Harry Belafonte,... Read More

Star Reviewer Praises DePauw Music Professor's Work

September 2, 2002

September 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Writing in today's Indianapolis Star of the two-day Hoagy Carmichael Festival, which was held in Bloomington, Indiana... Read More

Dick Johnson '76 New Morning Anchor at Chicago's WMAQ-TV

September 2, 2002

September 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Dick Johnson, a veteran Chicago television news anchor and reporter and a 1976 graduate of DePauw University, will... Read More

New School of Music Dean, Amy Lynn Barber, Performs First DePauw Recital Sunday

September 2, 2002

September 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - This Sunday, September 8, at 3 p.m. in Thompson Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Center, DePauw University's... Read More

Notre Dame's Louis Nanni to Speak at DePauw

September 2, 2000

September 2, 2000, Greencastle, Ind. - Louis M. Nanni will present a talk entitled "Community Service: In Search of Intimacy" at DePauw University on Wednesday... Read More

Trustees Select Dr. George Richmond Grose as DePauw's Tenth President

September 2, 1912

September 2, 1912, Indianapolis, Ind. - DePauw University's Board of Trustees, while meeting in Indianapolis on this day, voted to offer the presidency... Read More