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Alumni Board issues statement to DePauw community 

July 7, 2020

The Depauw Alumni Board has issued a statement to DePauw community about "what it means to truly celebrate and believe in diversity, equity, and inclusion… Read More

DePauw artists' work on exhibit at state museum

July 7, 2020

The works of two DePauw art professors, the associate dean of experiential learning and an alumna are featured in an exhibition at the Indiana State Museum… Read More

Trombone prof Beckel's patriotic composition featured in internet broadcast

July 6, 2020

A patriotic composition by James Beckel, professor of trombone in the DePauw School of Music, was recently featured on Wind & Rhythm, an international… Read More

Professor emeritus Baughman dies

July 6, 2020

John J. Baughman, 95, a 1948 Phi Beta Kappa graduate of DePauw who returned to the university to teach European history for 37 years, died June 26 in Greencastle… Read More

Faculty news roundup - July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020

Angela Castañeda, anthropology professor, has published the first of several articles documenting the impact of COVID-19 on doulas, birth and mothering… Read More

Alumni news roundup - July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020

Notre Dame names Angie Andrews Torain ’94 as senior associate athletic director for culture, diversity and engagement. Tech entrepreneur Justin Christian… Read More

Lori S. White assumes DePauw’s presidency, the first Black woman to do so

July 1, 2020

Lori S. White assumed the presidency of DePauw University today, becoming the 21st person, the first African American and the first woman to lead the 183-year-old… Read More

Marshall Reavis ’84 to receive DePauw’s Old Gold Goblet, other awardees announced

June 22, 2020

Marshall W. Reavis IV ’84 will receive DePauw University’s most prestigious alumni award for 2020, the Old Gold Goblet. Nicole Pence Becker ’06 is set… Read More

Alumni news roundup - June 18, 2020

June 18, 2020

Hilary Buttrick ’99 named interim dean of Butler University’s Lacy School of Business. Sarah Cahill Campbell ’03 to leave position as executive director… Read More

Women's Golf - Anna Foley Named CoSIDA Division III Academic All-America® for Third Time

June 17, 2020

Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Humberside Collegiate Institute) has been selected to the CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America)… Read More

Faculty recognized for contributions to DePauw and its students

June 17, 2020

Six faculty members were honored today for their contributions to DePauw University and its students. Fred Soster, professor of geosciences and chairman… Read More

Honor Scholar Program honors Minneapolis theatre teacher as Battey Educator of the Year

June 15, 2020

DePauw’s Honor Scholar Program is honoring a Minneapolis educator as the Battey National Educator of the Year, an award given to a high school teacher… Read More

Four '20 grads and a '16 alum win Fulbright scholarships to teach abroad

June 9, 2020

Four recent DePauw graduates and a 2016 alumna have been awarded Fulbright scholarships to teach English to residents of countries on three continents… Read More

English prof Heithaus publishes poetry collection

June 9, 2020

A collection of poems by English professor Joe Heithaus has been published by Dos Madres Press. “Library of My Hands” is Heithaus’s second collection… Read More

Faculty news roundup – June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020

Jonathan Nichols-Pethick, the John D. Hughes professor of communication and theatre, wrote an essay, “The Counternarratives of Ava DuVernay’s When They… Read More

University Band featured in international broadcast

June 8, 2020

  The DePauw University Band was recently featured on Wind & Rhythm, an international syndicated internet broadcast devoted to wind music.  Episode… Read More

New leaders named for faculty development, academic support centers

June 3, 2020

Jen Adams, professor of communication and theatre, has been appointed DePauw’s faculty development coordinator for a three-year term starting in 2020-21… Read More

Statement from the Africana Studies faculty 

June 1, 2020

Dear Colleagues & Students,   We, the faculty of the Africana Studies program at DePauw University, write to express our unwavering support to the families… Read More

DePauw cabinet response to the death of George Floyd  

May 31, 2020

The unjust and tragic death of George Floyd, a black man, at the hands of a white police officer has once again brought to the fore the deep racial divide… Read More

Women's Swimming & Diving - Tracy Menzel Named Head Women's Swimming and Diving Coach and Aquatics Director

May 29, 2020

Tracy Menzel, assistant men's and women's swimming coach at Kenyon College for the last three seasons, is DePauw's selection as head women's swimming and… Read More

Berque named vice president for academic affairs, appointment extended; chief of staff appointed

May 27, 2020

Dave Berque has been appointed DePauw University’s vice president for academic affairs, a post he has held for a year on an interim basis, through the… Read More

Women's Basketball - Sydney Kopp Named NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Recipient

May 23, 2020

Sydney Kopp '20 (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) has earned the NCAA's prestigious Postgraduate Scholarship following a record-breaking basketball… Read More

Football - Michael Engle '11 Returns to Alma Mater as Pass Game Coordinator

May 22, 2020

Michael Engle, a 2011 DePauw graduate has returned to his alma mater as the program's pass game coordinatior and will coach the quarterbacks and wide receivers Read More

Women's Golf - Anna Foley Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District® Team

May 22, 2020

Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Humberside Collegiate Institute) has been selected to the CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America)… Read More

Watch: DePauw graduates 472 seniors in virtual ceremony shown around the world

May 21, 2020

  DePauw University conferred degrees May 17 on 472 graduating seniors in a virtual ceremony streamed live on YouTube. A video of the event can be seen… Read More

Solar panels power tennis and track center, reduce DePauw’s carbon footprint  

May 20, 2020

The roof of DePauw University’s Indoor Tennis and Track Center now displays 860 solar panels, the campus’s first renewable energy project and a step toward… Read More

Children’s book by Troy Cummings ’96 read aloud by Michelle Obama

May 20, 2020

You may watch former first lady Michelle Obama read “Can I Be Your Dog?,” a children’s book written and illustrated by Troy Cummings ’96, in her PBS Kids… Read More

Alumni news roundup - May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020

Bridget Coleman ’11 to coach girls’ soccer at Quincy, Massachusetts, high school. Michael Engle ’11 returns to DePauw as football team’s offensive skills… Read More

Faculty news roundup - May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020

Jeff McCall, communication and theatre professor, wrote an opinion piece for The Hill, “Shared blame for an uninformed citizenry during COVID-19 crisis… Read More

DePauw graduates 472 seniors in virtual ceremony shown around the world

May 17, 2020

DePauw University conferred degrees today on 472 graduating seniors in a virtual ceremony streamed on YouTube. The virtual ceremony, necessitated by the… Read More

Bio prof Hazel finds twins are nature’s strategy

May 13, 2020

Biology professor Wade Hazel and Rick Smock, emeritus professor of mathematics, are getting a lot of international attention in the science world following… Read More

Four seniors, two underclass students awarded art fellowships

May 13, 2020

Four DePauw graduating seniors have been awarded Efroymson Bridge-Year Fellowships to continue their art studies at the Richard E. Peeler Art Center next… Read More

Art history alums land fellowships to continue studies

May 13, 2020

Naiomy Guerrero ’12 has been admitted to the doctoral art history program at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.  She was awarded a… Read More

Faculty news roundup - May 11, 2020

May 11, 2020

Bruce Stinebrickner, professor of political science, has accepted a four-year appointment to Transylvania University's Bingham Fellow Renewal Committee… Read More

Baseball - Baseball Senior Day - Six Tigers Reflect on Their #TeamDePauw Experience

May 10, 2020

DePauw's six baseball seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Men's Lacrosse Senior Day - Six Tigers Reflect on Their #TeamDePauw Experience

May 9, 2020

DePauw's six men's lacrosse seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Men's Tennis - Men's Tennis Senior Day - Jack Monovich Reflects on His #TeamDePauw Experience

May 8, 2020

Jack Monovich, DePauw's lone men's tennis senior, has left his mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Women's Tennis - Women's Tennis Senior Day - Trio of Tigers Reflect on #TeamDePauw Experience

May 8, 2020

DePauw's three women's tennis seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Fall classes to return to DePauw; new leadership class to feature prominent guest lecturers  

May 8, 2020

DePauw University plans to hold in-person classes on its Greencastle campus starting in August, it announced today. In a letter emailed to students and… Read More

Kantaro Komiya ’21 wins top reporting internship

May 8, 2020

Kantaro Komiya ’21, an economics major and media fellow at DePauw, is one of 78 undergraduate and graduate students chosen to be trained and work in internships… Read More

Alumni news roundup - May 7, 2020

May 7, 2020

Heroes of the Addiction Crisis features Randall Dwenger ’80. Kathy Groninger ’87 running for Kosciusko County Council. Sydney Kopp ’20 signs contract… Read More

Men's Track & Field - Senior Day - Seven Tigers Reflect on Their #TeamDePauw Experience

May 7, 2020

DePauw's seven men's track and field seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Women's Track & Field - Senior Day - Six Seniors Look Back at Their #TeamDePauw Experience

May 7, 2020

DePauw's six women's track and field seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Women's Golf - Women's Golf Senior Day: Tigers Reflect

May 6, 2020

DePauw's senior women's golfers Frankie Bell and Anna Foley have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

DePauw ranks among the best small and national liberal arts colleges in nation

May 6, 2020

DePauw has been named among the best small colleges and best national liberal arts colleges in the nation by College Consensus. The organization, which… Read More

Women's Lacrosse - Women's Lacrosse Senior Day: Reflections from Three Tigers

May 5, 2020

DePauw's three women's lacrosse seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Men's Golf - Senior Day - Men's Golf Reflections

May 5, 2020

DePauw's three men's golf seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Faculty news roundup - May 4, 2020

May 4, 2020

Sharmin Tunguz, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience, was recently invited to blog for Psychology Today. Her first blog post, “Emotional… Read More

Softball - Softball Senior Day: Five Tigers Reflect on Their Time at DePauw

May 4, 2020

DePauw's five softball seniors have left their mark on DePauw as well as the Greencastle and Putnam County communities Read More

Alumni news roundup - April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020

Public health expert Brian Dixon ’01 provides expertise on tracking COVID-19. Austin Brown ’07 mentioned in sports journalist’s tweet as possible candidate… Read More

Faculty news roundup - April 27, 2020

April 27, 2020

Jeff McCall, professor of communications and theatre, wrote an opinion piece for The Hill, “News media stoke Gov. Cuomo narrative as counter to Trump,… Read More

Women's Golf - Foley Earns All-Region Honors

April 21, 2020

DePauw senior Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Humberside Collegiate Institute) has earned Women's Golf Coaches Association All-Great Lakes Region… Read More

Men's Golf - Burris Earns All-Region Honors

April 21, 2020

DePauw senior Nick Burris (Bloomington, Ind./Bloomington South) has been selected to the Division III Ping All-Great Lakes Region Team by the Golf Coaches… Read More

Faculty news roundup - April 20, 2020

April 20, 2020

Jinyu Liu, professor of classical studies, was interviewed for a post, “The Art of Translation: An Interview with Jinyu Liu,” on the Society for Classical… Read More

Art history and history profs win grants to advance humanities research

April 20, 2020

   Two DePauw professors have been awarded $6,000 summer stipends from the National Endowment for the Humanities, which are intended to stimulate research… Read More

Football - Four Tigers Earn Membership into National Football Foundation's Hampshire Society

April 17, 2020

Four DePauw student-athletes have earned membership in the National Football Foundation's Hampshire Honor Society Read More

Green guest artist to livestream Earth Day concert Wednesday

April 16, 2020

Third Coast Percussion, the DePauw School of Music’s final Green guest artist of the 2019-20 season, will livestream its Earth Day Concert concert at 8:30… Read More

Faculty news roundup - April 13, 2020

April 13, 2020

Emmitt Y. Riley, assistant professor of Africana studies, won the Fannie Lou Hamer Outstanding Community Service Award from the National Conference of… Read More

Wellness center to open in Lilly next Monday  

April 13, 2020

The DePauw Health Wellness Center, which provides health and counseling services to DePauw University students and faculty and staff members, will open… Read More

Tiger-keeping alum disturbed by "Tiger King" in the time of Covid-19

April 10, 2020

Carolyn Mueller Kelly ’09, who has for 10 years cared for big cats and other animals at an accredited U.S. zoo, wrote a timely guest column for the Huffington… Read More

Accomplished music professor and administrator named interim dean of School of Music  

April 9, 2020

S. Kay Hoke, professor of music emerita at Gettysburg College and the former director of its Sunderman Conservancy of Music, will become the interim dean… Read More

Musical theatre minor to be offered in fall  

April 8, 2020

Students interested in musical theatre may minor in it beginning in the fall. Four variations of the minor will be available: for voice and instrumental… Read More

Visiting J prof wins top investigative reporting award

April 7, 2020

Deborah Douglas, the Eugene S. Pulliam distinguished visiting professor of journalism, and her team of reporters at a nonprofit newsroom have won first… Read More

Alumni news roundup - April 6, 2020

April 6, 2020

Cyber security, homeland security and risk management expert Chuck Brooks ’79 launches consulting firm. Indiana Basketball Coaches Association honors… Read More

Faculty news roundup - April 3, 2020

April 3, 2020

Sharmin Tunguz, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience, was quoted in a column in the Tribune-Star of Terre Haute: "Not a square to spare in… Read More

Volleyball - Alicia Wood Named Illinois College Head Coach

April 2, 2020

Alicia Wood, assistant volleyball coach for the last two seasons, has been named head women's volleyball coach at Illinois College Read More

Commencement ceremony and Alumni Reunion Weekend postponed

April 2, 2020

DePauw University’s May 17 commencement ceremony and its June 11-14 Alumni Reunion Weekend will be postponed because of the Covid-19 pandemic and measures… Read More

Film studies student wins scholarship to study abroad

March 31, 2020

Reyna Wilson ’22 will study in South Africa next fall as the recipient of a scholarship from the Fund for Education Abroad. If Covid-19 does not stand… Read More

Women's Basketball - Sydney Kopp Selected to D3hoops.com All-America First Team

March 24, 2020

Just one day after being named the Jostens Trophy winner, DePauw senior guard Sydney Kopp (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) has been selected to the D3hoops… Read More

Five seniors named Orr fellows

March 24, 2020

Five DePauw seniors have been named recipients of an Orr Fellowship, which will place them after graduation in jobs in Indianapolis for two years. Summer… Read More

Women's Basketball - Sydney Kopp Named 2020 Jostens Trophy Winner

March 23, 2020

DePauw senior guard Sydney Kopp (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) has added to her long list of honors as she has been selected the 2020 Jostens Trophy… Read More

Faculty news roundup - March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020

Derek Ford, assistant professor of education studies and director of the Peace and Conflict Studies Program, wrote an opinion piece: “Fight the virus,… Read More

Women's Basketball - Kopp Selected to WBCA All-America Team

March 19, 2020

DePauw senior guard Sydney Kopp (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) has been named to the 10-player 2020 Women's Basketball Coaches Association Division… Read More

Women's Basketball - Bourne Among WBCA's Thirty Under 30

March 18, 2020

Annie Bourne, DePauw assistant women's basketball coach since August 2015, has been recognized by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association as one… Read More

Alumni news roundup - March 17, 2020

March 17, 2020

Entrepreneur and chemist Chris Andersen ’79 succeeds with foamed glass business. James Clarke ’18 searches for love on the latest edition of ABC’s “The… Read More

Women's Lacrosse - Hopkins Named NCAC Athlete of the Week

March 16, 2020

DePauw University women's lacrosse player Kathryn Hopkins (Setauket, N.Y./ Ward Melville) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Lacrosse… Read More

Faculty news roundup - March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020

Emmitt Y. Riley, assistant professor of Africana studies, participated in “Super Tuesday II: Will This be the End if Sanders Struggles?,” an episode of… Read More

All students directed to leave campus by 5 p.m. Monday

March 15, 2020

All DePauw students who are not already approved to stay and are not awaiting a response to a previously submitted petition must leave campus 5 p.m. Monday… Read More

Field Hockey - Seven Tigers Named 2019 Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA DIII National Academic Squad Members

March 13, 2020

The DePauw University field hockey team had seven student-athletes recognized as members of the 2019 Zag Field Hockey/ NFHCA Division III National Academic… Read More

Women's Swimming & Diving - Davisson Resigns to Accept Associate Director of Athletics Position at Southwestern

March 13, 2020

Shea Davisson, DePauw's head women's swimming and diving coach and aquatics director since August of 2016, has announced her resignation to take a position… Read More

Women's Lacrosse - Tigers Overpower Colonels in 13-11 Comeback Win

March 11, 2020

The DePauw University women’s lacrosse team’s second-half scoring surge was just enough to beat the Centre College Colonels in its 13-11 road victory… Read More

DePauw suspends classes, to switch to e-learning after spring break

March 11, 2020

In-person classes will be suspended after the end of the day Friday and throughout next week as DePauw University seeks to mitigate effects of the coronavirus… Read More

Football - Morris Named DePauw Offensive Coordinator/Run Game Coordinator

March 11, 2020

Adam Morris, head football coach at Hamilton Southeastern High School since December 2017, has been named Offensive Coordinator/Run Game Coordinator for… Read More

Women's Basketball - Kopp Named Academic All-America® of the Year

March 11, 2020

DePauw senior guard Sydney Kopp (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) has been named the 2019-20 Academic All-America® of the Year for NCAA Division III Women's… Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Tigers Fall to Elmhurst, 11-7

March 10, 2020

Visiting Elmhurst scored as time expired in the third and then added four goals in the opening 6:40 of the fourth on the way to an 11-7 win over DePauw Read More

Women's Basketball - Kopp Selected to Division III All-Star Game

March 10, 2020

DePauw senior guard Sydney Kopp (Burr Ridge, Ill./Hinsdale South) is one of 18 student-athletes selected to compete in the second annual Beyond Sports… Read More

Alum teams with opera star to produce podcast

March 10, 2020

Joshua Thompson ’04, a classical pianist, is teaming with international opera star Angela Brown to produce a podcast called “Melanated Moments in Classic… Read More

UPDATE: Events cancelled 

March 10, 2020

Many events have been cancelled as a precaution to contain spread of the coronavirus. DePauw University cancelled lectures and other events involving… Read More

Alum interviews retired prof/writer for legal podcast

March 10, 2020

James Bell ’96 recently interviewed Tom Chiarella, an English professor emeritus, for “Off the Record,” a podcast about legal issues from the Indianapolis… Read More

Faculty news roundup – March 9, 2020

March 9, 2020

Wayne Glausser, English professor (retired), wrote a guest column for Americana: Just Do It: Gary Gilmore, Nancy Reagan, and Other Cultural Entanglements… Read More

Baseball - Casey Named NCAC Pitcher of the Week

March 9, 2020

DePauw University baseball player Nick Casey (SR., McCordsville, Ind,/ Bishop Chatard), has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Pitcher of the… Read More

Baseball - Another Sweep and DePauw Evens Record at 4-4

March 8, 2020

DePauw evened its record at 4-4 after completing a weekend sweep of Manchester after winning both games today by scores of 5-3 and 8-5 Read More

Softball - #8 Tigers Top Emerson to Move to 6-3; Pacific Lutheran Game Canceled

March 8, 2020

Emerson took a 2-0 lead in the first, but DePauw scored 11 unanswered runs and topped the Lions, 11-5, in the Tigers' final game of the National Fastpitch… Read More

Women's Lacrosse - Tigers Defeated by Yeowomen 17-10

March 7, 2020

The DePauw University women’s lacrosse team fell to the Oberlin College Yeowomen 10-17 in its first North Coast Athletic Conference contest. Read More

Baseball - Tigers Collect Season's First Wins in Sweep of Manchester

March 7, 2020

DePauw moved to 2-4 on the season following a doublheader sweep of Manchester at Chatard High School by scores of 7-0 and 19-13 Read More

Softball - #8 Tigers Drop Two to Nationally-Ranked Teams on Opening Day of NFCA Leadoff Classic

March 7, 2020

Eighth-ranked DePauw suffered its first losses of the season as it dropped a 6-1 game to fourth-ranked East Texas Baptist and a 7-2 contest to 12th-ranked… Read More

Softball - #8 Tigers Split Saturday Games to Move to 5-3

March 7, 2020

DePauw split its Saturday games at the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Leadoff Class and moved to 5-3 on the season Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Tigers Open NCAC Play with Loss at Denison

March 7, 2020

DePauw opened North Coast Athletic Conference play at seventh-ranked Denison and was on the short end of a 20-3 loss to the Big Red Read More

Men's Tennis - DePauw Pushes Win Streak to Five with Saturday Sweep

March 7, 2020

DePauw moved to 5-3 and extended its win streak to five with a 9-0 win over Anderson and a 7-2 victory over Principia Read More

Women's Basketball - Tigers' Season Ends in Second Round; Kehrt and Kopp Finish Careers with 105-13 Record

March 7, 2020

DePauw's NCAA tournament run came to an end in Neal Fieldhouse at the hands of Loras and its press as the Duhawks advanced to the round of 16 with a 71-60… Read More

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