"Bayh's the Guy for DePauw:" Indianapolis Star Headline

"Bayh's the Guy for DePauw:" Indianapolis Star Headline

February 17, 2006

Evan Bayh 3.jpgFebruary 17, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Headlined "Commencement speaker: Bayh's the guy for DePauw," the "Just 1 Minute" column in today's Indianapolis Star notes that Indiana's junior United States Senator will address DePauw's 167th annual commencement, scheduled for 1 p.m. May 21. "A selection committee made up mostly of DePauw seniors chose Bayh. The school noted his potential candidacy for the 2008 presidential race in its announcement," the article states.

The newspaper also carries DePauw President Robert G. Bottoms' thoughts on Sen. Bayh: "He is a respected national voice on issues that are of concern to every American. I am certain he will deliver a message to our graduating seniors that is both topical and thought-provoking."commencement 2005 hug.jpg

The print edition includes a photograph of Bayh. You can read the complete text at the newspaper's Web site.

Read the original announcement by clicking here.

More information on DePauw's commencement can be found here.