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At Age 23, Giramata '17 "Is Considered One of the Leading Poets" in Rwanda

August 24, 2019

"At only 23 years old, Giramata has made a name for herself as a poet, blogger, feminist, gender activist and a grass roots community organizer," begins… Read More

The Society of Professional Journalists Returns to "Hallowed Ground" to Celebrate 110 Year Anniversary

August 23, 2019

"We are sitting and standing on what is hallowed ground for a vital part of our republic and our world -- the pursuit of truth," said Ken Owen '82, special… Read More

You're Invited to Friday Ceremony Marking the Society of Professional Journalists' 110th Year

August 20, 2019

A brief ceremony will take place this Friday, August 23, to mark the 110th anniversary of the Society of Professional Journalists -- the nation's largest… Read More

Marsha McCracken Voigt '74 is Co-Author of Disciplinary Literacy in Action

August 14, 2019

Marsha McCracken Voigt, a 1974 graduate of DePauw University, is co-author of Disciplinary Literacy in Action: How to Create and Sustain a School-Wide… Read More

Chinonye Chukwu's ('07) Clemency Selected as Toronto International Film Festival 'Gala Presentation'

August 10, 2019

Clemency, written and directed by 2007 DePauw University graduate Chinonye Chukwu, will be screened at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF),… Read More

Hunt Reynolds '20 Enjoys "Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience" as Summer Intern for US Senator

July 31, 2019

"It truly is a once-in-a-lifetime experience to give back to Indiana," says Hunt Reynolds, a rising senior at DePauw University who is spending the summer… Read More

Prof. Greg Schwipps '95 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Project Involving Seniors Brooks Hepp & Tilly Marlatt Wins 2019 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award

May 6, 2019

Students in the Carnegie-Knight News21 investigative reporting project at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State… Read More

Senior Tilly Marlatt Wins National Journalism Award

May 5, 2019

DePauw University senior Tilly Marlatt is a national winner of a 2018 Mark of Excellence Award. Presented by the Society of Professional Journalists, the… Read More

"Oscar Buzz" Surrounds Chinonye Chukwu's ('07) Clemency, Coming to Theaters in December

May 2, 2019

Clemency, written and directed by 2007 DePauw University graduate Chinonye Chukwu, "which took the Sundance Grand Jury Prize Award and was acquired at… Read More

Oprah Magazine Lists "10 of the Best Books by Barbara Kingsolver ['77]"

April 23, 2019

"Barbara Kingsolver has brought us lyrical, thought-provoking, and critically-acclaimed novels since her 1988 debut, The Bean Trees," notes O, The Oprah… Read More

Book Club to Discuss Novel by Prof. Greg Schwipps '95

April 17, 2019

What This River Keeps, a novel by Greg Schwipps, professor of English at DePauw and 1995 graduate of the University, will be discussed by the General Lew… Read More

DePauw Student Journalists Receive Five Regional SPJ Awards

April 12, 2019

Eight DePauw University student journalists collected five honors -- including three first-place recognitions -- at the 2018 Region 5 Mark of Excellence… Read More

Hunger Author Roxane Gay Here for Two April 17 Events

April 12, 2019

Roxane Gay, author of the New York Times best-sellers Bad Feminist and Hunger, is coming to DePauw University next week for two public events. On Wednesday… Read More

Prof. Chris White's The Life List of Adrian Mandrick a Finalist for VCU Cabell First Novelist Award

April 7, 2019

The Life List of Adrian Mandrick, the debut novel by Chris White, professor of English at DePauw University, is one of 20 finalists for the 2019 VCU Cabell… Read More

Chinonye Chukwu's ('07) Clemency a "Must See" at New Directors/New Films Festival

March 27, 2019

Clemency, written and directed by 2007 DePauw University graduate Chinonye Chukwu, is one of "11 Movies You Need to See at New Directors/New Films," the… Read More

Award-Winning Author Luis Alberto Urrea at DePauw April 24 for Boswell Symposium

March 23, 2019

Luis Alberto Urrea, a 2005 Pulitzer Prize finalist for nonfiction and member of the Latino Literature Hall of Fame, will come to DePauw University as for… Read More

British Author's Research on Biography of 1894 Graduate & Poet Max Ehrmann Brings Him to DePauw

March 20, 2019

"It’s debatable how the late Max Ehrmann would take the news, that a British author is writing a book about him," writes Mark Bennett in the Terre Haute… Read More

Actor Drew Powell '98 to Address DePauw's Class of 2019 at Commencement, May 19

February 20, 2019

Drew Powell, an actor and 1998 DePauw University graduate who is best known for four seasons as a character on Fox's hit series Gotham, will provide the… Read More

Clemency, Written & Directed by Chinonye Chukwu '07, Takes Dramatic Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival

February 3, 2019

"Chinonye Chukwu’s Clemency, which stars Alfre Woodard as a warden at a maximum security prison struggling with an approaching execution, claimed the Grand… Read More

Chinonye Chukwu '07 to Direct Film Version of A Taste of Power

February 1, 2019

"Chinonye Chukwu is attached to direct an adaptation of former Black Panther leader Elaine Brown’s memoir, A Taste of Power," reports Deadline. "This comes… Read More

"Superbly Crafted" Clemency, Written & Directed by Chinonye Chukwu '07, Debuts at Sundance Film Festival

January 29, 2019

Clemency, a film directed and written by Chinonye Chukwu, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University, "is a superbly crafted film, particularly in terms of its… Read More

Student Journalists Peter Nicieja '20 & Katie Hunger '21 to Join in Carnegie-Knight News21 Investigation into Disaster Recovery

January 23, 2019

Two DePauw University undergraduates -- junior Peter Nicieja and sophomore Katlyn Hunger -- are among 24 students from 19 college journalism programs across… Read More

Golf Digest Profiles Former Tiger Captain & Fox Anchor Bret Baier '92

January 12, 2019

Bret Baier, anchor and executive editor of Fox News Channel's Special Report and the network's chief political anchor, "is a serious news broadcaster,… Read More

Bret Baier '92 Signs New Multi-Year Contract with Fox News Channel

January 8, 2019

Bret Baier, the 1992 DePauw University graduate who is anchor and executive editor of Fox News Channel's Special Report and the network's chief political… Read More

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