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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on February 25th in years past.

Tigers Even Season Record after 11-1 Win at Kalamazoo

February 25, 2017

DePauw scored three goals in each of the first three periods and improved to 1-1 with an 11-1 win at snowy Kalamazoo Read More

Tigers Headed to 14th Straight NCAA Championship after Claiming Fifth NCAC Tourney Title

February 25, 2017

For the fifth time in six seasons of North Coast Athletic Conference play, DePauw has captured the conference's tournament championship and is headed to… Read More

Six-run Fifth Inning Highlights 11-4 Win For Tigers

February 25, 2017

Millington, Tenn. – DePauw scored six runs in the fifth inning and tallied a total of 14 hits in an 11-4 win over Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday. Read More

Sophomore Selected as 500 Festival Princess

February 25, 2017

DePauw University sophomore Quinci Miller is one of 33 college-aged women from across Indiana to be chosen as the 2017 500 Festival Princesses. The selection… Read More

Bill Frederick '70 Co-Authors Patches and the Delightful Dragon Day

February 25, 2016

Bill Frederick, a 1970 graduate of DePauw University, has published a second children's book, Patches and the Delightful Dragon Day. Co-authored by his… Read More

Season Preview: Baseball

February 25, 2016

The Tigers will look to go a little bit further this season after taking the NCAC West Division last year but falling to Oberlin in the cross-over series… Read More

Mark Emkes '75 Appointed Chair of Corrections Corporation of America Board

February 25, 2016

Mark Emkes, a 1975 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors of Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW)… Read More

Tigers Even Record with 7-2 Win over Vincennes

February 25, 2015

The 24th-ranked Tigers swept doubles play and then took four of six singles wins to top visiting Vincennes, 7-2 Read More

Capital Spoils Tigers' Season Opener

February 25, 2015

Capital’s Kara Hines scored five goals to defeat the DePauw women’s lacrosse team Wednesday afternoon in the Tigers’ season opener Read More

Tigers Open 2015 Season Today vs. Capital

February 25, 2015

The DePauw women’s lacrosse team looks to improve on last season’s results this afternoon in their season opener against Capital, starting at 4:30… Read More

Tigers Host Denison to Open NCAC Play

February 25, 2015

The DePauw men’s lacrosse team currently sits at 1-1 early in the 2015 season, looking to improve upon last year’s 3-12 overall record Read More

Golden and Baldwin Garner National Recognition

February 25, 2015

The duo of Taylor Golden (Chicago, Ill./Trinity) and Emma Baldwin (Oak Park, Ill./Oak Park River Forest) have been selected as the Louisville Slugger/National… Read More

Prof. Lydia Wilson Marshall Publishes The Archaeology of Slavery

February 25, 2015

Lydia Wilson Marshall, assistant professor of anthropology at DePauw University, is editor of The Archaeology of Slavery: A Comparative Approach to Captivity… Read More

Tigers Advance to NCAC Semfinals with Win over Little Giants

February 25, 2014

DePauw jumped out to a 13-0 lead over visiting Wabash in the North Coast Athletic Conference quarterfinal matchup at Neal Fieldhouse and the Little Giants… Read More

Tigers Advance to NCAC Semifinals with 71-40 Win over Wooster

February 25, 2014

The 4th-ranked DePauw Tigers were back in action Tuesday night, playing host to the College of Wooster in their quarterfinal matchup of the North Coast… Read More

Freshman Entrepreneur is Leading Start-Up Candle Company

February 25, 2014

George Quall, a DePauw University freshman, is president and chief marketing officer of Soy by a Boy, "a hand-made all-natural soy candle company," which… Read More

Mark Davis '86 Named President of Illinois Hospital's Medical Staff

February 25, 2014

Mark E. Davis, M.D., a 1986 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected president of the medical staff at Galesburg Cottage Hospital in Illinois. "This… Read More

Wittwer Named NCAC Player of the Week

February 25, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw Sophomore Julie Wittwer (Grosse Pointe, Mich/South) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Tennis Player… Read More

Top-ranked DePauw to Host Opening Two NCAA Rounds

February 25, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - The 28-0 and top-ranked DePauw women's basketball team opens NCAA Division III Championship play on Friday, March 1, when it hosts… Read More

Ampersand Capital Partners Adds John Perkins '94 to Management Team

February 25, 2013

John Perkins, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Ampersand Capital Partners and an operating partner.  Ampersand is a healthcare-focused… Read More

Craig Cunningham '06 Joins Wells Fargo Advisors

February 25, 2013

Craig A. Cunningham, a 2006 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Wells Fargo Advisors in Charleston, Illinois, as a financial advisor. "Prior to… Read More

Tiger Women Win Fred Wilt Invitational  

February 25, 2012

Anderson, Ind. - DePauw's women totaled 108 points and won the Fred Wilt Invitational by 38 points over second-place Centre. Pascale Hansen broke her… Read More

DePauw Men Finish Fifth at Fred Wilt Invitational

February 25, 2012

Anderson, Ind. - DePauw totaled 48 points and finished fifth among 15 schools at the Fred Wilt Memorial Invitational hosted by Anderson University. Wabash… Read More

16th-ranked Men Top Luther, 6-3

February 25, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - The 16th-ranked DePauw men's tennis team improved to 3-1 following a 6-3 victory over visiting Luther. The Norse dropped to 6-2 with… Read More

16th-ranked Tigers Blank Luther; Improve to 2-1

February 25, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - The 16th-ranked Tigers improved to 2-1 on the season following a 9-0 win over visiting Luther. The Norse dropped to 10-5 with the loss… Read More

#4 DePauw Wraps up NCAA Berth with NCAC Tourney Title

February 25, 2012

BOX SCORE | TOURNAMENT PAGE Greencastle, Ind. - Fourth-ranked DePauw held Denison scoreless over the final eight minutes of the first half and the first… Read More

Tiger Baseball Team Opens with Win over Bears

February 25, 2012

BOX SCORE St. Louis, Mo. - DePauw scored a pair of runs in the top of the eighth to break a 2-2 tie and the Tigers opened the 2012 baseball season with… Read More

#4 DePauw Women Host Denison Tonight in NCAC Tournament Title Clash

February 25, 2012

DEPAUW TOURNAMENT SITE (includes all live links for tonight) | DEPAUW GAME NOTES Greencastle, Ind. - It’ll be a battle of the top two seeds in the North… Read More

Kathleen Jagger '75 Named Interim VP and Dean at Transylvania University

February 25, 2012

Kathleen S. Jagger, a 1975 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed interim vice president and dean of the college at Transylvania University… Read More

#10 DePauw Women Advance to Ninth SCAC Semifinal in as Many Years

February 25, 2011

BOX SCORE | OFFICIAL SITE February 25, 2011, Jackson, Miss. —  The 10th-ranked DePauw women's basketball team advanced to the Southern Collegiate Athletic… Read More

DePauw Men Advance to SCAC Basketball Semifinals Following Win over Austin

February 25, 2011

BOX SCORE | OFFICIAL SITE February 25, 2011, Jackson, Miss. —  DePauw trailed by as many as nine points early in the second half, but used an 18-4 run… Read More

"Basic Fairness in Legislative Procedure is Essential," Writes Lee Hamilton '52

February 25, 2011

Also: Lee Hamilton '52 Returns to Alma Mater March 15 as Ubben Lecturer February 25, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "A few weeks ago, the U.S. Senate voted… Read More

President Casey Announces Changes in Communications, Development

February 25, 2010

February 25, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Christopher Wells (pictured at left), who has been serving as interim vice president of admission and financial… Read More

DePauw Again on President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

February 25, 2010

February 25, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — For the third consecutive year, DePauw University has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service… Read More

The Geology of New Zealand

February 25, 2010

New Zealand is home to one of the broadest collections of geological features on the planet, all packed densely across an area the size of Colorado. For… Read More

Tigers Face Southwestern on Friday; Aiming for Third SCAC Title

February 25, 2010

DEPAUW GAME NOTES | OFFICIAL SITE | LISTEN LIVE February 25, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  The DePauw men's basketball team opens Southern Collegiate… Read More

14th-ranked DePauw Begins Quest for Ninth SCAC Title

February 25, 2010

DEPAUW GAME NOTES | OFFICIAL SITE | LISTEN LIVE February 25, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 14th-ranked DePauw women's basketball team begins its quest… Read More

Author of Acclaimed Methland, Nick Reding, Visits on March 10

February 25, 2010

February 25, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Journalist Nick Reding, author of Methland: The Death and Life of an American Small Town, will come to DePauw University… Read More

Tigers Move Up One Spot in Both National Polls

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 21-4 Tigers moved up one spot in both national polls after posting weekend wins over fourth-ranked Oglethorpe… Read More

Scott Riggle Named Tigers' Men's Head Tennis Coach

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Scott Riggle, DePauw's women's tennis head coach since 2000, will take over the reins of the men's team starting… Read More

Mike Moore is SCAC Player of the Week for 4th Time This Season

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — For the fourth time this season, DePauw senior Mike Moore is the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball… Read More

Riggle Selected as Tigers' Next Men's Tennis Coach; Remains as Women's Coach

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Scott Riggle, DePauw's women's tennis head coach since 2000, will take over the reins of the men's team starting… Read More

Cartoonist Rob Harrell '91 Lends Talents to Adam@Home

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Rob Harrell, the 1991 DePauw University graduate who created the nationally syndicated Big Top comic strip, is lending… Read More

"Bing" Davis '59 Honored for His Dedication to Art Education

February 25, 2009

February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "One the Miami Valley's best-known artist-educators -- Willis 'Bing' Davis -- has chalked up yet another honor,"… Read More

Four Receive University Professor Awards for 2008-2012

February 25, 2008

February 25, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Four members of the DePauw faculty are being honored for their long records of excellence in teaching, service to… Read More

2008 'Distinguished Entrepreneur Award' to Mark Roesler '78

February 25, 2008

February 25, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Mark A. Roesler, chairman and chief executive officer of CMG Worldwide Inc. and 1978 graduate of DePauw University… Read More

Two Basketball Nailbiters End with Women Winning, Men Falling in Double OT

February 25, 2008

February 25, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "Cassie Pruzin knocked down two free throws with 6.4 seconds left and Oglethorpe's Katie Kulavic missed a two-pointer… Read More

Richard Peck '56 to Keynote Southampton Children's Literature Conference

February 25, 2008

February 25, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Richard Peck, Newbery Medal-winning author for young people and 1956 graduate of DePauw University, will be the… Read More

Tigers face Whitworth in NCAA first round

February 25, 2007

February 25, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The 22-5 DePauw men's basketball team has earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Championship. The Tigers… Read More

Tigers open season at Transylvania

February 25, 2007

BOX SCORES: GAME 1 | GAME 2 February 25, 2007, Lexington, Ky. - DePauw opened the 2007 season at Transylvania and dropped both ends of a doubleheader… Read More

Women Are SCAC Basketball Champs After 73-60 Win Over Oglethorpe; Men Get At-Large NCAA Bid

February 25, 2007

February 25, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's women's basketball team is the champion of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference for the… Read More

11th-ranked Tigers headed to NCAA Championship for fourth straight year

February 25, 2007

BOX SCORE February 25, 2007, Memphis, Tenn. - The 11th-ranked Tigers captured their third Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference championship in the… Read More

Efforts of Tom Arendshorst '68 Toward a Better World Noted in Grand Rapids Press

February 25, 2007

February 25, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Tom Arendshorst, a retired ophthalmologist and 1968 graduate of DePauw University, will "present the annual A.J… Read More

DePauw Women Play for SCAC Basketball Title

February 25, 2007

Listen to the Game Live February 25, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's women's basketball team was "a 67-38 winner over Austin on Saturday"… Read More

New York Times Writes of Delta Zeta National's "Membership Review" at DePauw and Fallout That Has Followed

February 25, 2007

Read the Letter of Reprimand to DZ National February 25, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - A "membership review" by Delta Zeta's national leadership of the sorority's… Read More

Tigers finish third at Anderson Invitational

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw women's track and field team placed third at the Anderson Invitational. Results are posted below. Licensed… Read More

DePauw finishes fourth at Anderson Invitational

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw men's track and field team finished fourth at the Anderson Invitational. Licensed to Depauw University… Read More

Tigers equal school win record; head to SCAC title game

February 25, 2006

BOX SCORE February 25, 2006, Memphis, Tenn. - Bridget Bailey and Liz Bondi each scored 18 and Lindsay Houin followed with 14 and matched a career high… Read More

Bondi, Huffman and Houin earn top SCAC honors

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Memphis, Tenn. - DePauw senior forward Liz Bondi (pictured) took top honors as the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of… Read More

DePauw drops first two matches at ITA Indoor Tournament

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, St. Peter, Minn. - The 13th-ranked DePauw men's tennis team dropped to 2-3 on the season with a pair of losses at the Intercollegiate… Read More

DePauw splits season-opening twinbill

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw softball team opened the season with a doubleheader split with visiting Indiana Tech. The Tigers won… Read More

Tigers top Rhodes; face Centre in Sunday's SCAC title tilt

February 25, 2006

BOX SCORE February 25, 2006, Memphis, Tenn. - DePauw shot a blistering 60.7 percent in the first half including 8-of-13 from three-point range and built… Read More

Three Tigers earn all-SCAC honors

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Memphis, Tenn. - Three DePauw men's basketball players earned all-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference honors in voting by the league's… Read More

Women and Men Advance to Semifinals of SCAC Basketball Tournament

February 25, 2006

Listen to Today's Games Live via WGRE February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw had little trouble with No. 8 Millsaps (8-17), winning 80-61 as Liz… Read More

Newspaper Examination of "Helicopter Parents" Includes Quote from Dean of Admission Stefanie Niles

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - An Indianapolis Star feature on "helicopter parents" -- a term used to describe parents who are actively, and some… Read More

Prof. Bob Hershberger Launches Online Spanish Literary Magazine

February 25, 2006

February 25, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Robert P. Hershberger, associate professor of modern languages (Spanish) at DePauw University, is co-editor of a… Read More

#1 Seeded Women Advance in SCAC Basketball Tournament; Men Lose to Southwestern

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Memphis, Tenn. - Four Tigers scored in double figures led by Jordan Cuddy's 13 points as DePauw's women's basketball team, top seeded… Read More

DePauw advances to SCAC semifinals after 79-53 win over Southwestern

February 25, 2005

BOX SCORE February 25, 2005, Memphis, Tenn. - DePauw trailed by a 15-9 score midway through the first half, but went on to outscore Southwestern 26-7… Read More

Tigers' season comes to an end against Southwestern

February 25, 2005

BOX SCORE February 25, 2005, Memphis, Tenn. - The DePauw men's basketball season came to an end in the quarterfinals of the Southern Collegiate Athletic… Read More

Prof. Alicia Suarez Receives Award from Indiana University

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "To develop her teaching skills, she has utilized every available resource in the department and even gone off campus… Read More

Prof. Carl Huffman Contributes to Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Carl A. Huffman, professor of classical studies at DePauw University, has authored the entry on the ancient Greek… Read More

Freshman Katie Doogan, SCAC Swimmer of the Year, Headed to NCAA Championships

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University freshman Katie Doogan will compete in the 2005 NCAA Division III women's swimming and diving championships… Read More

Restrictions on Smoking Gaining Ground and "Eminently Justified," Prof. Ted Rueter Writes

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "The movement to restrict smoking in public places is gaining ground," writes Ted Rueter, assistant professor of… Read More

"Bard of the Blue Collar," Author Stuart Dybek at DePauw March 9

February 25, 2005

February 25, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Irresistible" is how the Village Voice described Stuart Dybek's collection of short stories, The Coast of Chicago… Read More

Grammy Nominated Black Eyed Peas In Concert at DePauw April 17

February 25, 2004

February 25, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "They aim to unite musical communities by serving up radio-friendly tunes while maintaining their hardcore integrity… Read More

Newspaper Notes Uncommon Success of Women's Basketball Team

February 25, 2004

February 25, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw's Lady Tigers have lost 10 seniors to graduation in the last two years, but haven't skipped a beat," begins… Read More

New Crain Lecture Series Will Bring Nation's Newsmakers to DePauw

February 25, 2004

February 25, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - John Kerry's biographer, the president of the American Conservative Union, and Howard Dean's campaign manager will… Read More

Plans for 2004 Commencement DVD Announced, Pre-Order Yours Today

February 25, 2004

Order Your Commencement DVD Here February 25, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - It's a day students and their parents, siblings and relatives never forget --… Read More

Annual PRISM Concert Set for Sunday Afternoon

February 25, 2003

February 25, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's Kresge Auditorium will be transformed into a multi-stage performance space for the annual PRISM… Read More

Three Faculty Members Awarded Grants for Research

February 25, 2003

February 25, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Neal B. Abraham, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty at DePauw University, has announced… Read More

Four DePauw Alums in Business Journal's List of 40 Leaders Under 40

February 25, 2002

February 25, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Four graduates of DePauw University are among the central Indiana business leaders recognized in "40 Under 40,"… Read More

DePauw.edu's 'Coolness Score' is Something to Cheer About

February 25, 2002

February 25, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's web site is pretty cool. At least that's the consensus of visitors to DePauw.edu Saturday, when… Read More

Applications to DePauw at Record-Setting Pace; New Ranking Cited as Factor

February 25, 2001

February 25, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - A year after receiving 3,040 applications for admission, the most in its history, DePauw University is on pace to… Read More

Two Very Different Operas to be Staged at DePauw

February 25, 2000

February 25, 2000, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University Opera Theatre will present two very different operas on Thursday through Sunday, March 2-5… Read More

Latin American Affairs Scholar and Author Here March 2

February 25, 1999

February 25, 1999, Greencastle, Ind. - Michele Wucker, who has covered Latin American affairs as a journalist and is the author of a new book on Haiti… Read More

Republic Would Benefit from More Conversations About Race, Says Cornel West

February 25, 1994

February 25, 1994, Greencastle, Ind. - To talk about racism is to explore the core of American democracy, Cornel West said at DePauw University today.… Read More