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This Day in DePauw History

This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on February 27th in years past.

Men's Basketball - Jacobs and Stevenson Earn All-NCAC Honors

February 27, 2024

DePauw forwards Sam Jacobs (So., Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) and Reph Stevenson (Fr., Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) have been chosen to… Read More

Baseball - Tigers Top Pioneers to Move to 3-2

February 27, 2022

DePauw defeated Transylvania, 10-4, at Grand Park to improve to 3-2 on the season Read More

Men's Tennis - Tigers Beat Colonels in Tough 6-3 Victory

February 27, 2022

The DePauw men’s tennis team earned its second win of the weekend after defeating the Centre College Colonels 6 to 3. Read More

Women's Tennis - Tigers Taken Down by Colonels at Home

February 27, 2022

The DePauw women’s tennis team fell to Centre College 7-2 at home, moving to 1-7 overall, while the Colonels improved to 3-2. Read More

Men's Basketball - #15 DePauw Improves to 10-1 After Win Over Wittenberg

February 27, 2021

The #15 DePauw University men’s basketball team extended its win streak to three games after defeating Wittenberg University on the road 76-53. Read More

Women's Track & Field - Tigers Top Manchester in Home Dual

February 27, 2021

The DePauw women’s track and field team topped Manchester University 74 points to 59 points in its final dual of the indoor season. Read More

Men's Track & Field - Tigers Take Second in the DePauw Triangular #4; Baker Records School Record in the 3000 Meter Run

February 27, 2021

The DePauw men's track and field team finished second in the DePauw Triangular #4 against Manchester and Wabash. Read More

Women's Lacrosse - Tigers Fall to Lynx on the Road

February 27, 2021

In the season-opening game at Rhodes, the Tigers outscored the Lynx 6-4 over the final 30 minutes, but it wasn’t enough to overcome a first half deficit… Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Tigers Drop Season Opener at Illinois Wesleyan

February 27, 2021

DePauw opened the 2021 season at Illinois Wesleyan with a 32-7 loss to the Titans Read More

Softball - Ninth-Ranked DePauw Opens 2021 with Pair of Wins

February 27, 2021

Ninth-ranked DePauw opened the 2021 season with a sweep of Simpson by a 5-4 score and seventh-ranked Central, 5-2 Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Tigers Fall to Crusaders in Home Opener

February 27, 2019

After trailing by six at the half, DePauw scored four straight in the first five minutes of the third, but Capital countered with the next four and took… Read More

Women's Basketball - Four Tigers Earn NCAC Recognition; Howard and Shannon Take Top Awards

February 27, 2019

DePauw senior guard Maya Howard (St. Louis, Mo./MICDS) was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Year for the second… Read More

Prof. Craig Paré Will Be Guest Conductor at Iowa's Dorian Band Festival

February 27, 2019

Craig Paré, professor of music at DePauw University and director of the University Band, will serve as a guest conductor at the annual Dorian Band Festival… Read More

Panel of Journalists to Examine Race in America on 50th Anniversary of Kerner Commission's Report

February 27, 2018

A distinguished panel of journalists will come to DePauw University on Tuesday, March 6, to discuss the 50th anniversary of a key study that was conducted… Read More

Men's Basketball - VandeMerkt earns Honorable Mention from NCAC

February 27, 2018

Senior Jack VandeMerkt was recently named an All-NCAC Honorable Mention through balloting by the NCAC men's basketball coaches. Read More

Women's Basketball - Howard and Keefe Take Top NCAC Honors; Four Tigers Earn All-Conference Accolades

February 27, 2018

DePauw guard Maya Howard (Jr., St. Louis, Mo./MICDS) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Year and forward Claire Keefe (Fr… Read More

Baseball - Stewart Earns NCAC Player of the Week honors

February 27, 2017

Senior third baseman Tate Stewart was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Week after guiding the Tigers to a 3-0 record to open the… Read More

Men's Tennis - Rodefeld Named NCAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week

February 27, 2017

Dan Rodefeld was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week. Read More

Women's Basketball - Tigers Face Gustavus Adolphus in NCAA First Round on Friday

February 27, 2017

DePauw travels to Wisconsin-Oshkosh where it will face Gustavus Adolphus on Friday, March 3, at 4:30 p.m. CST in the opening round of the NCAA Division… Read More

Screenplay by Prof. Chinonye Chukwu '07 Honored at Athena Film Festival

February 27, 2017

Clemency, a screenplay by Chinonye Chukwu, assistant professor of film production at Wright State University and 2007 graduate of DePauw University, is… Read More

Kid Quill, a.k.a. Mitch Brown '16, On First Cross Country Tour

February 27, 2017

"Mitch Brown has never undertaken what he will be doing the next several weeks," begins a story in Indiana's Shelbyville News on the 2016 DePauw University… Read More

Women's Tennis - Tigers Place Seventh at DIII Women’s Team Indoor Championship

February 27, 2016

Greencastle, Ind. – The DePauw women’s team split a pair of matches Saturday and placed seventh in the 2016 ITA Division III National Indoor Championship… Read More

Baseball - Tigers Split Season-Opening Twinbill

February 27, 2016

The Tigers posted a pair of excellent pitching performances and came away with a doubleheader split with Anderson in games played at Grand Park in the… Read More

Men's Lacrosse - Tigers Even Record with 13-3 Win over Kalamazoo

February 27, 2016

Eleven different DePauw players scored as the Tigers evened their season record at 1-1 with a 13-3 win over visiting Kalamazoo at Reavis Stadium Read More

Women's Basketball - DePauw Captures Fourth NCAC Tourney Title in Five Years; Set to Make 13th Straight NCAA Appearance

February 27, 2016

The Tigers put together their second-best offensive output of the season and their best shooting performance in over a month and captured the North Coast… Read More

Women's Tennis - #11 DePauw Opens ITA Play with Loss to #12 Chicago.

February 27, 2015

The 11th-ranked Tigers opened play at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III Team Indoor Championship with a 6-3 loss to 13th-ranked Chicago Read More

Women's Basketball - Tigers Bow out of NCAC Tournament to Hot-Shooting Bishops

February 27, 2015

Fifth-seed Ohio Wesleyan shot 59.1 percent in the second half and made 7-of-10 three-pointers as it knocked off top-seed DePauw, 72-65, in the North Coast… Read More

Men's Basketball - Tigers Upset Top-Seeded Bishops; Fenlon Earns 500th Career Victory

February 27, 2015

The DePauw men’s basketball team erased a nine-point deficit over the final 7:19 to defeat top-seed Ohio Wesleyan 69-65, in the North Coast Athletic… Read More

Bill Wagner to be Inducted Into College Sports Information Directors of America Hall of Fame

February 27, 2014

Bill Wagner, who has served as director of sports information at DePauw University since 1986, is among five individuals who will be inducted into the… Read More

Ryan Sipe '05 Promoted to VP at Pacific Wine & Spirits of Hawaii

February 27, 2014

Ryan M. Sipe, a 2005 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president, general sales manager of Pacific Wine & Spirits (PWS) of Hawaii… Read More

Brad Stevens '99 to Speak at MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

February 27, 2014

"Celtics coach Brad Stevens, holder of an economics degree from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana," is among the speakers at the MIT Sloan Sports… Read More

Chris Burton '09 Directs Indianapolis Production of Antigone

February 27, 2014

Chris Burton, a 2009 graduate of DePauw University, is directing the Garfield Shakespeare Company's spring production of Antigone, which opens its five-date… Read More

Stephen F. Hayes '93 to Speak at Union University Next Month

February 27, 2013

Stephen F. Hayes, senior writer at the Weekly Standard and 1993 graduate of DePauw University, will speak at Tennessee's Union University on March 19.… Read More

From Chopsticks to Robotics

February 27, 2013

As they set out for a Winter Term course in Japan, nearly two-dozen students looked forward to studying the Japanese concept of monozukuri. First, they… Read More

Three Student-Written Plays to be Presented March 7-10

February 27, 2013

A trio of original plays written by three DePauw University students will be presented by DePauw Theatre, March 7 through 10. "Battle, Baby, Bird:  New… Read More

Holly Bailey '92 Elected 1st Woman President of Associated General Contractors of Illinois

February 27, 2011

February 27, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Holly Bailey has become the third generation of her family and the first woman to serve as president of the Associated… Read More

Prof. Tom Chiarella Profiles Liam Neeson in March Esquire

February 27, 2011

February 27, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "In the March issue of Esquire, Liam Neeson opens up to writer Tom Chiarella about his life since losing wife Natasha… Read More

Ethically Sound, DePauw's Ethics Bowl Team

February 27, 2009

"Missouri's legislature is considering a bill that would prohibit illegal immigrants from enrolling in the state's colleges and universities. The bill's… Read More

Astronaut Joe Allen '59 Shares Space Stories in Hometown Speech

February 27, 2009

February 27, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "I first saw the ocean in 1942; I was five years old," astronaut and 1959 DePauw University graduate Joe Allen told… Read More

Dennis Trinkle '91 Joins C/D/H Board of Directors

February 27, 2009

February 27, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Dennis A. Trinkle, executive director of the Indiana Higher Education Telecommunication System (IHETS) and 1991… Read More

Indianapolis Minyo Dancers Perform Here March 4

February 27, 2008

February 27, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Traditional Japanese Folk dance comes to DePauw University on Tuesday, March 4, as the Indianapolis Minyo Dancers… Read More

DePauw field hockey coach announces resignation

February 27, 2007

February 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw field hockey coach Carla Lane has announced her resignation to take a teaching and coaching position at Casady… Read More

Two DePauw Students -- Both Former Members of Delta Zeta -- Appear Live on Good Morning America

February 27, 2007

Also: New York Times Story on "Membership Review" February 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The decision by Delta Zeta's national sorority to ask 23 of its… Read More

'Make Cancer Walk the Plank' is Theme of 2007 Relay For Life, April 28-29

February 27, 2007

Relay For Life Registration/Donations February 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Putnam County Relay For Life -- a joint fundraising effort between the DePauw… Read More

Piano Duo of Prof. Claude Cymerman and Stephanie Gurga '06 In Concert March 5

February 27, 2007

Music Sample: [Download Audio: "Hear Bolcom's Recuerdos" - 724kb] February 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Pianists Claude Cymerman and Stephanie Gurga… Read More

Sophomore Selected to Participate in National Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall

February 27, 2006

February 27, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Corinne Webb, a sophomore and French hornist at DePauw University, has been selected to participate in the National… Read More

Prof. Art Evans Discusses "Jules Verne Renaissance" in Smithsonian Magazine

February 27, 2005

February 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "'There's a Jules Verne renaissance going on, and it's building,' says Arthur Evans, a professor of modern languages… Read More

Prof. Harry Brown Publishes Injun Joe's Ghost

February 27, 2005

February 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Harry J. Brown, assistant professor of English at DePauw University, is the author of Injun Joe's Ghost: The Indian… Read More

Baseball doubleheader moved to Walker Field

February 27, 2004

The site for Saturday's baseball doubleheader at Anderson has been moved to DePauw's Walker Field. First pitch in game one is scheduled for Noon. Read More

Feminist Scholar Susan Gubar Speaks Tuesday

February 27, 2004

February 27, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - Called "one of the founders of contemporary feminist literary criticism" by Publishers Weekly, Susan Gubar will… Read More

BBC Wildlife Writes of Prof. Wade Hazel's Research

February 27, 2003

February 27, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Research conducted by Wade Hazel, professor of biology at DePauw University, is featured in the January issue of… Read More