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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on April 18th in years past.

Tigers Earn Split with Game-Two Win over Allegheny

April 18, 2015

The top three hitters in the DePauw lineup went 8-for-11 in game two as DePauw topped Allegheny 7-3 after dropping game one by a 1-0 count in nine innings... Read More

DePauw Drops Season Finale at Oberlin

April 18, 2015

DePauw held a 5-4 lead at Oberlin in the third period, but the Yeomen outscored the Tigers 5-1 over the final 21 minutes for a 9-6 North Coast Athletic... Read More

DePauw Drops Home Finale to Kenyon

April 18, 2015

DePauw scored just 13 seconds into the game, but that would be the only lead the Tigers held as they dropped a 17-10 North Coast Athletic Conference decision... Read More

Chad Schulz '01 Joins Alliant Insurance Services as VP

April 18, 2015

Chad M. Schulz, a 2001 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Alliant Insurance Services as first vice president within the company's employee benefits... Read More

Three Firsts Lift DePauw to Seventh at Rose-Hulman

April 18, 2014

Led by three individual firsts, DePauw finished seventh among 12 schools at the Rose-Hulman Twilight. The Tigers totaled 58 points and finished just seven... Read More

Bears Walk-off; Take Two from Tigers

April 18, 2014

The Tigers fell to Washington University (Mo.) in a non-conference doubleheader Friday afternoon, dropping game one, 10-6 and losing the nightcap, 9-8... Read More

Tigers Finish Fifth at Rose-Hulman

April 18, 2014

DePauw totaled 69 points and placed fifth among 12 schools at the Rose-Hulman Twilight Read More

Justin Woodard '02 is President of Woodard Cleaning & Restoration

April 18, 2014

Justin C. Woodard, a 2002 graduate of DePauw University, has been named president of Woodard Cleaning & Restoration, a residential and commercial carpet... Read More

Fulbright Award Will Send Senior Dave Tykvart to Czech Republic

April 18, 2013

DePauw University senior David Tykvart will spend the 2013-14 academic year teaching English in the Czech Republic as a result of winning an English Teaching... Read More

#30 DePauw Drop 7-2 Decision at Vincennes

April 18, 2012

Vincennes, Ind. - In a match that included three of the six singles matches going three sets, Vincennes topped DePauw, 7-2. The Tigers, ranked 30th in... Read More

DePauw University Band Performs Sunday at 3 p.m.

April 18, 2012

The DePauw University Band will present a concert this Sunday, April 22, with a program that will feature a variety musical of styles. The performance... Read More

The DePauw Collects 27 ICPA Awards, Including 'Newspaper of the Year'

April 18, 2012

The DePauw was recognized as Indiana's "Division III Newspaper of the Year" and the publication and its student journalists at DePauw University collected... Read More

Ken Owen '82 Among Presenters at Next Week's O'Bannon Institute for Community Service

April 18, 2012

Ken Owen, executive director of media relations at DePauw and 1982 graduate of the University, will moderate a panel discussion at the ninth annual O’Bannon... Read More

Senior Stewart Jones to Teach in Malaysia with Fulbright Award

April 18, 2012

DePauw University senior Stewart E. Jones is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition and... Read More

McPike and Donovan Sweep SCAC Weekly Honors

April 18, 2011

April 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — After a week which included a three-game sweep of Centre, DePauw juniors Rob McPike and Hobs Donovan swept the Southern... Read More

Chamber of Commerce's Lifetime Achievement Award to Bev Patterson Frier '52

April 18, 2011

April 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Bev Patterson Frier, a businesswoman and 1952 graduate of DePauw University, will receive the Naperville (Illinois)... Read More

Jennifer Egan, Here April 27, Wins Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

April 18, 2011

April 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Author Jennifer Egan, who will visit DePauw University in nine days, was announced this afternoon as the winner of... Read More

We Each Can Play a Role in Ending Child Abuse & Neglect, Writes James Payne '68

April 18, 2011

April 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "It seems nearly every day we hear news stories about child abuse, neglect, abandonment and even death," according... Read More

Sixth-ranked Tigers Win Illinois Wesleyan Spring Fling; Beaty is Medalist

April 18, 2010

April 18, 2010, Normal, Ill. —  Sixth-ranked DePauw shot a two-round 630 and won the Illinois Wesleyan Spring Fling by 10 stroke over William Woods. Fourth-ranked... Read More

DePauw Wins Rose-Hulman Invitational; Reardon is Medalist

April 18, 2010

April 18, 2010, Terre Haute, Ind. —  DePauw shot a second-round 315 for a two-round total of 640 and won the Rose-Hulman Invitational at Hulman Links.... Read More

#16 DePauw Tops Racers, 7-2

April 18, 2010

April 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 16th-ranked men's tennis team improved to 14-8 following a 7-2 win over the University of Northwestern Ohio. The... Read More

Ross Shuts Out Colonels as Tigers Take Centre Series

April 18, 2010

BOX SCORE April 18, 2010, Danville, Ky. —  DePauw sophomore pitcher Elliott Ross allowed just five singles and didn't walk a batter, while the offense... Read More

#11 DePauw Extends Win Streak to 16 with Series Sweep of Centre

April 18, 2010

BOX SCORES: Game 1 | Game 2 April 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 11th-ranked Tigers extended their win streak to 16 and capped off a series sweep... Read More

DePauw and Community Partner During National Volunteer Week

April 18, 2010

April 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "The DePauw University Hartman House, in conjunction with the North Putnam Career Connections program, will sponsor... Read More

Journalism Hall of Fame Inductee Ernie Wilkinson Featured in Indy Star

April 18, 2009

April 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "They should be as fair and unbiased as is humanly possible," is Ernie Wilkinson's advice to journalists. Wilkinson... Read More

11th-ranked Tigers in Third after Opening Round at Wittenberg

April 18, 2009

April 18, 2009, Springfield, Ohio —  The 11th-ranked Tigers shot an opening-round 326 and are third at the Wittenberg Spring Invitational. St. Mary's (Ind... Read More

DePauw in Second by Three Strokes after First Round of Wabash Invitational

April 18, 2009

April 18, 2009, Lebanon, Ind. — DePauw shot an opening-round 296 and trails Ohio Wesleyan by three strokes after the first round of the Wabash Invitational... Read More

15th-ranked Tigers Take Three from Colonels

April 18, 2009

BOX SCORES: Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3 April 18, 2009, Danville, Ky. — DePauw and Centre were originally scheduled to play a Southern Collegiate Athletic... Read More

Tigers Sweep Stormy Petrels; Clinch SCAC East's Top Seed

April 18, 2009

BOX SCORES: Game 1 | Game 2 April 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw blanked Oglethorpe, 6-0, in the first game of their Southern Collegiate Athletic... Read More

DePauw Records Saturday Sweep; 12th-ranked Tigers Improve to 13-8

April 18, 2009

April 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 12th-ranked Tigers improved to 13-8 with a pair of wins on the Blackstock Courts today. The Tigers topped 20th... Read More

Philadelphia's Koresh Dance Company Here for Thursday Performance

April 18, 2009

April 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — The acclaimed Koresh Dance Company will visit DePauw University next week for a performance. Hailed as "contemporary... Read More

DePauw Competes at Rose-Hulman Twilight

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Terre Haute, Ind. - Several Tigers competed at the Rose-Hulman Twilight led by Ryan McElwain's third-place showing in the shot put at 13... Read More

Tigers Compete at Rose-Hulman; Reich Posts Provisional Time

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Terre Haute, Ind. - Lauren Reich paced the Tigers at the Rose-Hulman Twilight with an NCAA provisional time in the 800 meters after she... Read More

Tigers Drop Opening Game of Cross-Divisional Playoff Series

April 18, 2008

BOX SCOREApril 18, 2008, Millington, Tenn. - The 14th-ranked Tigers were shut out for the first time this season and dropped the first game of their best-of-three... Read More

A Total of Four Faculty Members Receive Tucker and Minar Awards at Annual Celebration

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Two DePauw University professors -- M. "Mac" Dixon-Fyle, A.W. Crandall Professor of History, and Wayne E. Glausser... Read More

Board of Trustees' Spring Meeting Includes Tribute to Outgoing President Bottoms

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - In their last meeting under the leadership of Robert G. Bottoms, DePauw University's Board of Trustees honored the... Read More

Game One of Cross-Divisional Playoff Series with Austin Delayed Due to Rain

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The 14th-ranked Tigers enter this weekend's Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Cross-Divisional Playoff against... Read More

Soldier's E-Mail to Prof. Ken Bode Underscores "Grim and Pessimistic Situation" in Iraq

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - An e-mail from a U.S. Army captain based in Iraq to Ken Bode is the basis of the DePauw University professor's Indianapolis... Read More

5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Region; No Damage or Injuries Reported

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - A magnitude 5.2 earthquake rumbled across the region at about 5:37 this morning. The U.S. Geologic Survey reports the... Read More

School of Music Presents 'Microfestival Two,' April 22-24

April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University School of Music will host "Microfestival Two," a series of five events which will take place... Read More

National Champs Feted at NBA Game

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - [Download Video: "Pacers Salute the National Champs" - 3722kb] "Let's hear it for these national champions," Indiana... Read More

Eighth-ranked Tigers blank Little Giants

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Crawfordsville, Ind. - Eighth-ranked DePauw improved to 16-4 on the season following a 9-0 win at Wabash. The Little Giants dropped to... Read More

Tigers top Engineers in extra innings

April 18, 2007

BOX SCORE April 18, 2007, Terre Haute, Ind. - Eric Reese's single to left in the top of the 11th and Matt Kleine's sacrifice fly lifted DePauw to an 11-9... Read More

Sean Major '86 Elected General Counsel of Joy Global Inc.

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Sean D. Major, a 1986 graduate of DePauw University, was today elected general counsel of Joy Global Inc. (Nasdaq:... Read More

DePauw ranked fourth in latest Division III golf poll

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - In the latest Golf World/National Golf Coaches Association Division III Women's Coaches' poll, the Tigers are ranked... Read More

A Lifelong Keepsake, 2007 Commencement DVD, Now Available for Pre-Order

April 18, 2007

Access the Online Order Form April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Members of the Class of 2007 and their families can preserve and relive a special day... Read More

Associated Press Story Cites Prof. John Dittmer's Book

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The 1994 book Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi by John Dittmer, professor emeritus of history... Read More

DePauw Band at Gobin & on WGRE Sunday Afternoon

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - You're invited to enjoy a performance of the DePauw University Band, under the direction of Craig Paré, this Sunday... Read More

Senior Michael Roberts is DePauw's Second 2007-08 Fulbright Award Recipient

April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University senior Michael R. Roberts will spend a year in Berlin, Germany teaching English language and literature... Read More

"We Retain the Power" to Make The Wal-Mart Effect a Greater Force for Good, Author Charles Fishman Says in Ubben Lecture

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - [Download Video: "The Wal-Mart Effect" - 1331kb] "Wal-Mart has changed the world," investigative journalist and author... Read More

Curosh shares SCAC Pitcher of the Week honors

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - For the second consecutive week, DePauw junior Lauren Curosh has earned Southern Collegiate Conference Pitcher of the... Read More

Seventh-ranked Tigers improve to 19-1

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The seventh-ranked Tigers improved to 19-1 with an 8-1 win over visiting Indiana Wesleyan. The win was the Tigers'... Read More

Tigers improve to 24-7 with sweep at Franklin

April 18, 2006

BOX SCORES: Game 1 | Game 2 April 18, 2006, Franklin, Ind. - The Tigers improved to 24-7 on the season and extended their win streak to a school-record... Read More

Late Franklin rally sends Tigers to defeat

April 18, 2006

BOX SCORE April 18, 2006, Franklin, Ind. - Host Franklin scored seven runs in the bottom of the eighth and rallied to defeat DePauw, 13-8. The Tigers... Read More

Enjoy Sunday Concert by DePauw Band, Which is Preparing to Record Sixth CD

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University Band and director Craig Paré will present a Sunday afternoon concert on April 23 at 3 p.m.... Read More

Kevin Millsom '93 Named VP at Touchstone Investments

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Kevin C. Millsom, a 1993 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president, institutional business development... Read More

Colorado College joins SCAC

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Suwanee, Ga. - Colorado College has accepted membership into the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC), becoming the 11th member... Read More

Match with Wabash rescheduled

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The men's tennis match with Wabash scheduled for Wednesday in Crawfordsville has been moved to DePauw on Thursday,... Read More

Colorado College Joins DePauw in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "Colorado College has accepted membership into the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference becoming the 11th member... Read More

FOX News Channel's Brian Wilson at DePauw April 28

April 18, 2006

April 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - FOX News Channel's Brian Wilson, who was the first to report Sandra Day O'Connor's retirement from the U.S. Supreme... Read More

Prof. Gregg Dieckmann '88 Wins Young Investigators Award

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Gregg R. Dieckmann, assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas and 1988 graduate of DePauw... Read More

Article on Indiana's Open Door Law Cites Prof. Jeff McCall '76

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Jeff McCall knows both sides of what it is like to be out of sight and out of mind when it comes to public meetings... Read More

Sara Chamness '01 Named Deputy Prosecutor in Morgan County, IN

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "It's not always easy to break into a career after college," begins a story in the Reporter-Times of Martinsville,... Read More

DePauw faces Carthage and Wheaton

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - The sixth-ranked DePauw women's tennis team improved to 13-5 with three wins in four days. The Tigers defeated Carthage... Read More

Prof. Paul Watt Receives Research Grant from Japan Foundation of New York

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Paul B. Watt, professor and director of Asian Studies at DePauw University, has received a grant from the Japan Foundation... Read More

DePauw Among 81 'Best Value' Colleges & Universities in New Guide

April 18, 2005

April 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Citing DePauw University's "demanding academics" and noting that DePauw is "especially strong in the area of merit-based... Read More

Tigers rally from deficits in each game of doubleheader at Washington to record sweep; tie school record for wins

April 18, 2004

Game one box score | Game two box score   St. Louis, Mo. - DePauw tied the single-season school record for wins as it improved to 27-12 with a doubleheader... Read More

USA's Top Division III Women's Golf Team Chalks Up Another Tourney Win

April 18, 2004

April 18, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's women's golf team, ranked #1 in the nation in Division III, won this weekend's Illinois Wesleyan... Read More

Junior's Contributions to Baseball Team Noted in Newspaper

April 18, 2004

April 18, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw junior second baseman Ryan Sipe (Benton Central) has been nearly impossible for opposing pitchers to retire... Read More

Prof. Dennis Trinkle '91 Co-Authors Chapter in New Book

April 18, 2003

April 18, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Dennis A. Trinkle, director of 361° initiatives, associate coordinator of information services and technology, and... Read More

You're Invited to Dedication Concert for DePauw's New Organ, April 24th

April 18, 2003

April 18, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Through a generous gift by the family of J. Stanford Smith, a 1936 DePauw University graduate, DePauw's first-ever... Read More

The DePauw Nets Six SPJ 'Mark of Excellence' Awards

April 18, 2002

April 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw, birthplace of the Society of Professional Journalists (Sigma Delta Chi), received six awards for excellence... Read More

Band Prepares for CD Recording with Sunday Afternoon Concert

April 18, 2002

April 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University Band, under the direction of Dr. Craig Paré, will present its final concert of the season this... Read More

DePauw Entrepreneur's 'List' Now Has 75,000 Members

April 18, 2002

April 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "Angie's List was co-founded in 1995 in Columbus by Angie Hicks [Bowman], after she graduated from DePauw University... Read More

Lisa Belcher Hamilton '80 Publishes For Those We Love But See No Longer

April 18, 2001

April 18, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - The Reverend Lisa Belcher Hamilton, an Episcopal priest and 1980 graduate of DePauw University, is the author of For... Read More

Sen. Lugar to Receive McNaughton Medal at DePauw

April 18, 2001

April 18, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - The Honorable Richard G. Lugar, the longest-serving U.S. Senator in Indiana history, will be awarded the McNaughton... Read More

Musician & Composer Bob Mintzer to Perform at Free DePauw Concert

April 18, 2001

April 18, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. — The DePauw University School of Music is pleased to announce a visit from world-renowned composer, arranger, and educator... Read More

Pianist Claude Cymerman and Violinists in Easter Sunday Recital

April 18, 2000

April 18, 2000, Greencastle, Ind. - Claude Cymerman, DePauw University professor of piano, and his guests will present a special chamber music recital... Read More