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Michelle Johnston '00 Named CFO at Tortoise

July 22, 2019

Michelle Kelly Johnston, senior managing director at Tortoise and 2000 graduate of DePauw Univerisity, has named chief financial officer of the privately… Read More

Joe Allen '59 Recalls His Role in the Apollo 11 Mission, 50 Years Later

July 21, 2019

"When Neil Armstrong left the first footprint on the moon on July 20, 1969, Joe Allen was behind a microphone at NASA’s Mission Control Center, relaying… Read More

Congress Needs to "Return to the Regular Order," Writes Lee Hamilton '52

July 20, 2019

"What’s critically important for Congress to do?," asks Lee H. Hamilton in a newspaper column. "Return to the regular order." A Democrat who served 34… Read More

Junior Nathan Seifert Fulfilling His Dream at DePauw

July 19, 2019

"It was Nathan Seifert’s dream to play collegiate football," begins an article in the Daily Reporter of Greenfield, Indiana. "And going to DePauw and being… Read More

New Composition by Prof. James Beckel, From the Earth to the Moon and Beyond, Marks 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing

July 18, 2019

As America celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, a new work by composer and DePauw University School of Music faculty member James… Read More

Prof. Greg Schwipps to Present at September's Kent Haruf Literary Celebration in Colorado

July 17, 2019

"Literary fiction lovers from across the states will converge on Salida Sept. 27-29 to honor one of the country’s most celebrated hometown writers, Kent… Read More

Louie Souza '14 Preps for Inaugural Tough Mudder Indiana Classic

July 16, 2019

"The past two Novembers, Louie Souza has completed 25 and 35 miles in the World’s Toughest Mudder, a 24-hour obstacle course event to see who can cover… Read More

ESPN Founder Bill Rasmussen '54 Reveals "New Chapter" and Calls for "Enthusiastic Effort" to Tackle Parkinson's Disease

July 15, 2019

"I’m a positive guy," Bill Rasmussen, founder of ESPN and 1954 graduate of DePauw University, writes today for the network's website. In an open letter… Read More

NPR Affiliate Notes Condoleezza Rice's Upcoming DePauw Ubben Lecture

July 15, 2019

"Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will speak at DePauw University on October 8 as part of the Timothy and Sharon Ubben Lecture Series," notes… Read More

Susan St. Angelo '88 is Corporate Relations Manager for Indy's Eiteljorg Museum

July 14, 2019

Susan St. Angelo, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed corporate relations manager for the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and… Read More

"Information Chaos" is a Disservice to American Citizens, Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

July 13, 2019

According to Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication (media studies) at DePauw University, "in the 21st Century, the role and effectiveness of the… Read More

Chase Wright '19 Signs Songwriting Publishing Deal

July 12, 2019

"All it took was one internship and 2015 Lebanon High School graduate Chase Wright wanted something more," begins a story in the Times Herald of Washington… Read More

Dominic Miranda '19 Joins WTHI News Team

July 11, 2019

Dominic Miranda, a May 2019 graduate of DePauw University, has joined WTHI-TV in Terre Haute, Indiana, as a multimedia journalist. A communication major… Read More

Coach Kris Huffman to be Inducted Into the University of Northern Iowa Athletics Hall of Fame

July 10, 2019

DePauw University's head women's basketball coach, Kris Huffman, is among the 2019 inductees into the University of Northern Iowa Athletics Hall of Fame… Read More

Janice Kershaw '84 is Chair of Consortium of Florida Education Foundations

July 10, 2019

Janice Kershaw, president and CEO of the Brevard Schools Foundation and 1984 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected to serve as chair of the Consortium… Read More

Grace Kestler '12 Selected to Participate in Panel at Young Democrats of America National Convention

July 10, 2019

Grace Kestler, a 2012 graduate of DePauw University, "will address a room full of young Democrats later this month," reports Indiana's Columbus Republic… Read More

Purdue Assistant Coach JaMarcus Shephard '05 Recalls His DePauw Decision Day

July 9, 2019

"Receivers coach JaMarcus Shephard decided to attend DePauw but had to call then-Wabash coach Chris Creighton to say he was going to the rival school in… Read More

NSF Grant Will Support DePauw-Japan Research on Robots' "Cuteness"

July 8, 2019

Acceptance of robotic gadgets in the homes and workplaces of diverse users will be studied in a global collaboration involving DePauw University and Shibaura… Read More

Governor Appoints Keira Amstutz '91 to Indiana Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission

July 7, 2019

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has appointed Keira Amstutz, president and CEO of Indiana Humanities and 1991 graduate of DePauw University, to serve on… Read More

Corona Resigns as DePauw Head Coach; Accepts Director of Coaching Position in Colorado

July 6, 2019

Kristina Corona, DePauw women's soccer head coach, has resigned to accept a position as the 15U-19U Girls South Director of Coaching for the Colorado… Read More

Underwater Archaeology Summer Experience of Caleb O'Brien '20 Noted in Newspaper  

July 6, 2019

The underwater archaeology summer experience of Caleb O'Brien, who will be a senior at DePauw University this fall, is noted in his hometown newspaper… Read More

Condoleezza Rice Coming to DePauw Oct. 8 for Ubben Lecture

July 5, 2019

Condoleezza Rice, who the New York Times called "one of the country’s most distinguished and widely respected diplomats," will come to DePauw University… Read More

Holocaust Survivor Eva Kor, Who Received Honorary Doctorate in 2018, Dies at 85

July 4, 2019

Holocaust survivor Eva Kor, who received an honorary doctorate from DePauw University in May 2018, died today in Krakow, Poland. She was 85 years old. "Kor… Read More

Bruce Armbrust '94 Named Lake Tahoe Community College's 'Distinguished Faculty Member of the Year'

July 4, 2019

Bruce Armbrust, instructor of mathematics and physics at Lake Tahoe Community College and 1994 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of LTCC's… Read More

Drew Powell '98 Among Celebrities to Appear at Wizard World Chicago

July 3, 2019

Actor Drew Powell, the 1998 DePauw University graduate best known for his role on television's Gotham, is "among the early wave of celebrities scheduled… Read More

Dorothy Brown Honored by Phi Kappa Psi & United States Congress

July 2, 2019

"It’s no understatement to say that Dorothy Brown casts a long shadow when it comes to education in Greencastle," begins an article in the Banner-Graphic… Read More

Anne Moelk Named Women's Lacrosse Head Coach

July 1, 2019

Anne Moelk, former head coach at Denison University and Ohio University and longtime trainer with the US Lacrosse Coaches Development Program, is DePauw's… Read More

Prof. Matthew Balensuela is Editor of The Norton Guide to Teaching Music History

July 1, 2019

C. Matthew Balensuela, professor of music at DePauw University, is the general editor of The Norton Guide to Teaching Music History. "This collection… Read More

Growing Federal Debt Worries Lee Hamilton '52

June 30, 2019

"Interest on the debt is expected to hit $390 billion this year," Lee H. Hamilton writes. "We’re paying more in interest on the debt than we spend on our… Read More

"Fake News is Not Going Away," Writes Prof. Jeff McCall '76 in The Hill

June 29, 2019

"News consumers need to stop feeling all helpless in dealing with fake news," writes Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication at DePauw University… Read More

NBA All-Star VP Dianna Boyce '88 Caught the Volunteering Bug as a DePauw Student

June 28, 2019

Dianna Boyce, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University who was recently named vice president of 2021 NBA All-Star, Inc., "got her start volunteering when she… Read More

DePauw Produces "Wildly Successful People in Tech": Techpoint

June 27, 2019

DePauw University "has a successful history of delivering entrepreneurs and leaders to the tech community," states Techpoint. An article published by the… Read More

Incoming Soccer Player Maya Caltry Selected for All-Area Team

June 26, 2019

Maya Caltry, a 2019 graduate of Charleston High School, has been named to the All-Area Girls Soccer Team by the Herald & Review of Decatur, Illinois. "Caltry… Read More

Paul Christian Earns Google Cloud Academic All-America® Honors

June 25, 2019

Paul Christian (Glen Ellyn, Ill./Glenbard West), a May graduate, has been chosen to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III Men's Track… Read More

DePauw Hosts Summer High School Ethics Bowl Invitational

June 25, 2019

"Groups of students from throughout the country are in Greencastle this week for the Summer High School Ethics Bowl Invitational," reports Inside Indiana… Read More

Prof. James Giesen '95 Honored by the Agricultural History Society

June 25, 2019

James C. Giesen, assistant professor of history at Mississippi State University and 1995 graduate of DePauw University, has been named a fellow of the… Read More

Attorney Michael Bergerson Jr. '04 Joins Barnes & Thornburg as Partner

June 24, 2019

Civil and criminal litigator Michael S. Bergerson Jr., a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Barnes & Thornburg's South Bend, Indiana office… Read More

Record-Setting Tiger & DIII Golfer of the Year Larisa Luloff Featured in Newspaper

June 23, 2019

"The end of Larisa Luloff’s college golf career came with plenty of fanfare," begins an article on the May 2019 DePauw University graduate published in… Read More

Prof. Deborah Geis Publishes Sixth Book, Read My Plate: The Literature of Food

June 22, 2019

Deborah R. Geis, Raymond W. Pence Professor of English at DePauw University, is the author of Read My Plate: The Literature of Food, which has just been… Read More

New York Times Praises "Jazzy, Surreal, Neon-Lit" Poetry of Prof. Eugene Gloria

June 21, 2019

"Jazzy, surreal, neon-lit, Gloria’s new poems describe a culture of violence in the Philippines and especially America," the New York Times says of Sightseer… Read More

80 Student-Athletes Named to NCAC Academic Honor Roll

June 20, 2019

A total of 80 DePauw student-athletes have earned recognition from the North Coast Athletic Conference as members of the league's 2018-19 Academic Honor… Read More

Martha S. Robes ’66 Gift to Support Mental Health and Wellness of DePauw Students  

June 20, 2019

  A DePauw University alumna and her husband have made a gift to meet the mental health and wellness needs of today’s students.  The gift from Martha… Read More

Attorney Virginia Gibson '76 to Speak in Michigan Friday

June 19, 2019

Virginia Gibson, partner in the law firm of Hogan Lovells USLLP and 1976 graduate of DePauw University, "will present the current status on the rule of… Read More

Foley Earns Second Google Cloud Academic All-America® Honor

June 19, 2019

DePauw rising senior and golfer Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III At-Large… Read More

Todd Williams '94 is Chief Strategy Officer at Medicine Man Technologies

June 19, 2019

Todd Williams, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX: MDCL) as chief strategy officer. The company is… Read More

Edward R. Murrow Award Goes to Student Journalism Project That Included '19 Grads Tilly Marlatt & Brooks Hepp

June 18, 2019

A journalism project that included 2019 DePauw University graduates Brooks Hepp and Tilly Marlatt has won the Student Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence… Read More

Dianna Boyce '88 is VP of 2021 NBA All-Star Weekend

June 18, 2019

Dianna Boyce, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University, has been named vice president of 2021 NBA All-Star, Inc. "Boyce most recently served as senior director… Read More

Incoming Student Anissa Nourse Named to All-Area Soccer Team

June 18, 2019

Anissa Nourse, who will begin studies at DePauw University this fall, has been named to the 2019 Pioneer Press All-Area Girls Soccer Team. (photo by Jon… Read More

When it Comes to "Cleaning Up" Social Media, Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Writes, "Good Luck With That"

June 17, 2019

"Social media giants have responded to mounting pressure from politicians and activist groups," writes Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication at… Read More

Newspaper Recaps DePauw-Hosted Football Camp

June 16, 2019

"Instead of easing itself into its summer schedule, Seymour High School’s football opens the preseason by going up against the top talent in the state… Read More

DePauw Students' "Substantial, Real-Life Investing Experience" Featured in Indianapolis Business Journal

June 15, 2019

"With large amounts of money comes large responsibility -- and pressure. Brooke Bandy knows that, and she is excited," begins an Indianapolis Business… Read More

Keira Amstutz '91 Joins Board of Indiana Philanthropy Alliance Foundation

June 14, 2019

Keira Amstutz, president and CEO of Indiana Humanities and 1991 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed to serve on the Indiana Philanthropy… Read More

Michael Mayfield Receives Battey National Educator of the Year Award

June 13, 2019

Michael R. Mayfield, who teaches science and is the science division chair at the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics in Muncie, Indiana, is the recipient… Read More

DePauw Toasts Alumni for Accomplishments, Contributions

June 12, 2019

Steve Sanger ’68, the former top executive at General Mills, received the Old Gold Goblet at DePauw University’s Alumni Reunion Weekend on June 7. The… Read More

The St. Louis Anthology Includes Essay by Prof. Samuel Autman

June 12, 2019

An essay by Samuel Autman, Richard W. Peck Professor of English at DePauw University, is included in The St. Louis Anthology. The book has just been released… Read More

Newspaper Profiles Veteran Statesman Lee Hamilton '52

June 11, 2019

"Lee Hamilton, now 88, has spent the better part of his life trying to improve the country," notes the Herald-Times of Bloomington, Indiana. "He spent… Read More

Lynn Demos '11 Joins Charleston Regional Development Alliance

June 10, 2019

Lynn Demos, a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Charleston (South Carolina) Regional Development Alliance as business development coordinator… Read More

DePauw-Bound HS Valedictorian Featured in Newspaper

June 9, 2019

"I want to become the best person and the best thinker that I can be," William Landen Wood tells Indiana's Anderson Herald Bulletin. The newspaper profiles… Read More

1,200 Alumni Return to Celebrate the DePauw Experience

June 8, 2019

"Our country, society and world need more leaders with the DePauw experience," Doug McAlister told fellow members of the University's Class of 1969 this… Read More

Prof. Beth Benedix's Ghost Writer Named Finalist in Next Generation Indie Book Awards

June 8, 2019

Ghost Writer: A Story About Telling a Holocaust Story by Beth D. Benedix,  professor of world literature, religious studies, and community engagement at… Read More

DVD of DePauw's 180th Commencement Arrives from Factory, Now Shipping to Graduates & Families

June 7, 2019

Order Your DVD Here Less than three weeks after the diplomas were awarded to DePauw University's Class of 2019, the DVD capturing the pageantry of commencement… Read More

Chris Naylor '94 to Lead Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council

June 7, 2019

Chris Naylor, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has been named executive director of the Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council.  Currently the organization's… Read More

Justin Dye '94 Joins Board of Medicine Man Technologies

June 6, 2019

Justin C. Dye, managing partner of Dye Capital & Company and 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the board of directors of Medicine Man Technologies… Read More

Prof. Elizabeth Skomp is Stetson U's New Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

June 6, 2019

Elizabeth Skomp, who was an instructor of Modern Languages (Russian) at DePauw University in 2003, has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Sciences… Read More

Prof. Eugene Gloria's Fourth Poetry Collection, Sightseer in This Killing City, is Published

June 5, 2019

Sightseer in This Killing City, the fourth collection of poetry by Eugene Gloria, professor of English at DePauw University, has been published by Penguin/Random… Read More

Paul Melkus '87 Takes On Additional Duties at Highlands REIT

June 4, 2019

Paul Melkus, executive vice president, chief financial officer and principal financial officer at Highlands REIT Inc., has been appointed as principal… Read More

"Imperiled" Journalism Industry Faces Yet Another Challenge: Finding Workers, Observes Prof. Jeff McCall '76

June 3, 2019

"American citizens concerned about the current condition of the journalism industry will soon have more to worry about," writes Jeffrey M. McCall in The… Read More

Sportscaster Nate Ryan '17 Joins El Paso's KVIA-TV

June 2, 2019

Nate Ryan, a 2017 graduate of DePauw University, is the new weekend sports anchor/reporter at El Paso, Texas ABC affiliate KVIA-TV.  He begins his duties… Read More

DePauw Student Athletes Work to "Bridge the Divide" in Belfast, Ireland

June 1, 2019

"Nearly 200 children and young people from some of Belfast’s interface areas will come together to compete in a cross-community basketball event this weekend… Read More

Agent Austin Brown '07 to Represent Top NBA Prospect Zion Williamson

May 31, 2019

"Duke's Zion Williamson -- one of the most anticipated NBA Draft prospects in a generation -- has signed with CAA Sports," reports ESPN.com. "CAA basketball… Read More

Paul Christian Named Phil Eskew Award Recipient

May 30, 2019

Paul Christian (Glen Ellyn, ill./Glenbard West) of the men's cross country and track and field teams has been selected as the Phil Eskew Award recipient… Read More

Suzanne Peters and Larisa Luloff Named Amy Hasbrook Award Co-Recipients

May 30, 2019

Suzanne Peters (Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead) and Larisa Luloff (Cary, Ill./Cary-Grove) have been selected DePauw's Amy Hasbrook Award co-recipients as the… Read More

Mike Smith '70 Chairing Commission Charged with Examining Teacher Pay in Indiana

May 30, 2019

"Three retired corporate executives, a top philanthropist and a not-for-profit chief are among those trying to address one of Indiana’s most pressing education… Read More

Robert and Gwen Bottoms Establish Endowment for International Study

May 29, 2019

Former DePauw president Robert G. Bottoms and former first lady Gwen Bottoms have made a gift to support student international study, president D. Mark… Read More

Incoming Tennis Standout Featured in Hometown Newspaper

May 28, 2019

"Carlos Gutierrez is a study in contrast on the tennis court," begins an article in the Wednesday Journal of Oak Park, Illinois. "The Fenwick senior will… Read More

James B. Stewart '73 is Finalist for Two Prestigious Gerald Loeb Awards

May 27, 2019

James B. Stewart, the Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter and 1973 graduate of DePauw University, is a finalist in two categories for 2019 Gerald… Read More

Exhibit at U of Southern Mississippi's Cook Library Honors Richard Peck '56

May 26, 2019

A new exhibit at the the de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection's Cook Library at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) pays tribute to Richard… Read More

Noah Droddy '13 Featured in Spot for California Race

May 25, 2019

"We're running at sundown this year, an event you don't want to miss," says Noah Droddy, professional runner and 2013 graduate of DePauw University, in… Read More

Productivity Expert Cites Book by Wallace J. Nichols '89

May 24, 2019

A listing of "5 must-read books for anyone who wants to get ahead at work" by productivity expert Adrian Shepherd includes a title authored by 1989 DePauw… Read More

$2 Million in Lead Gifts from Alumni Will Support DePauw Student Housing

May 23, 2019

President D. Mark McCoy today announced that DePauw University has received $2 million in gifts to support construction of a new first-year residential… Read More

Op-Ed Co-Authored by Kartik Amarnath '13 Published in UK's Guardian

May 22, 2019

"New York prides itself on being a green city," begins an op-ed published in the United Kingdom's Guardian which is co-authored by Kartik Amarnath, a 2013… Read More

2019 Commencement DVD is Headed to Manufacturer; Order Yours Now

May 21, 2019

Pre-Order Your DVD Here Just two days after the speeches, salutations and celebrations on the DePauw campus, the master DVD of Sunday's 180th Commencement… Read More

"The Demons Congress Has to Fight are its Own": Lee Hamilton '52

May 21, 2019

"There are a lot of reasons why Congress finds itself hamstrung in Washington and discounted by the people it serves at home," writes Lee H. Hamilton in… Read More

Prof. Nikki Scherrer '07 Wins Teaching Award

May 20, 2019

Nikki Dalesandro Scherrer, clinical assistant professor of ophthalmology and resident at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine's… Read More

Rain Can't Dampen Spirits of DePauw's Class of 2019 as It Begins the "Carnival Ride" After College

May 19, 2019

Order Your DVD "We need you, the Class of 2019, to go into the world and say 'We will be the change, we will lead the way back to civility, we will be… Read More

Threatening Weather Moves Today's Commencement Indoors

May 19, 2019

Due to the threat of thunderstorms, DePauw University's 180th Commencement will take place indoors in Neal Fieldhouse, located within the Lilly Recreational… Read More

Founded by David Becker '75, "Nation’s First Internet-Only Bank is On a Roll"

May 19, 2019

"The market has moved our way," David Becker, founder and CEO of First Internet Bank, tells the Indianapolis Business Journal. The story notes, "On its… Read More

Newspaper Profiles Johnathon Goode '19

May 18, 2019

"Johnathon Goode wanted to be a four-sport athlete at North Putnam, with aspirations of competing in soccer and football in the fall season, basketball… Read More

DePauw Finishes Fifth at NCAA Championships; Luloff Ties for Fourth and Named Division III Golfer of the Year

May 17, 2019

Paced by Larisa Luloff's final-round 74, DePauw shot a 312 and finished with a four-round 1,247 and in fifth place at the NCAA Division III Championships… Read More

DePauw Receives Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

May 17, 2019

DePauw University is one of nine Indiana organizations to be announced as a recipient of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. The $10,000… Read More

Tigers Move to Fifth with One Round Left at NCAA Championships; Luloff Now Sixth

May 16, 2019

DePauw shot a 312 in today's third round and moved up one spot to fifth at the NCAA Division III Championships at Bay Oaks Country Club Read More

Riley Hawkins '16 to Teach in the Netherlands with Fulbright Award

May 16, 2019

Riley Hawkins, a 2016 graduate of DePauw University, will spend the upcoming academic year teaching in the Netherlands as a result of being awarded an… Read More

It’s Official: The Campaign for DePauw Becomes the Largest in University History

May 15, 2019

The Campaign for DePauw, which will conclude June 30, this week surpassed the largest campaign in the University’s history and has raised  $380 million… Read More

Rademacher Leads Four All-NCAC Selections

May 15, 2019

DePauw senior pitcher Grant Rademacher (Munster, Ind./Munster) was one of four Tigers to earn all-North Coast Athletic Conference honors and the teams… Read More

DePauw in Sixth at Midway Point of Division III Championships

May 15, 2019

DePauw shot a second-round 318 and is in sixth place with a 625 at the NCAA Division III Championships at Bay Oaks Country Club Read More

Sunday's Weather Forecast for 180th Commencement Calls for 40% Chance of Morning Storms

May 15, 2019

Links: Commencement Info; Weather; Webcast; Pre-Order Your DVD The Greencastle weather forecast for Sunday morning, when DePauw University's Class of… Read More

Tigers in Second after First Round of NCAA Championships

May 14, 2019

Fifth-ranked DePauw shot an opening-round 307 and is tied for second after the first of four rounds of the NCAA Division III Championships at Bay Oaks… Read More

Grace Kestler '12 Receives 'Women in Leadership' Award

May 14, 2019

Grace Kestler, a 2012 graduate of DePauw University, is one of four 2019 Women in Leadership honorees as selected by the Columbus, Indiana Chamber of Commerce… Read More

DePauw President Mark McCoy to Step Down at Conclusion of 2019-20 Academic Year; Board to Initiate Search for 21st President

May 13, 2019

DePauw President D. Mark McCoy and Kathy Patterson Vrabeck ’85, chair of the University’s Board of Trustees, announced today that McCoy, who has served… Read More

Italy is Destination for DePauw's Fifth Fulbright Winner, Bo Shimmin '19

May 13, 2019

DePauw University senior Bo Shimmin is the recipient of an English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and will spend… Read More

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