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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on September 18th in years past.

Field Hockey - Tigers Beat Gators 2-1 in Overtime

September 18, 2021

The DePauw University field hockey team came out on top in its 2-1 overtime victory over the Allegheny College Gators. Read More

Faculty news roundup - Sept. 18, 2020

September 18, 2020

President Lori White was interviewed for WISH-TV’s “We Stand Together” feature, which was posted Sept. 11. Dave Berque, vice president of academic affairs… Read More

Brian Gibson '94 Named Sr. VP of Finance for Phillips Edison

September 18, 2019

Brian Gibson, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed senior vice president of finance by Phillips Edison & Company, Inc. (PECO). He will… Read More

DePauw University Orchestra Opens its 2018-19 Season Sunday

September 18, 2018

The DePauw University Orchestra begins its academic year with a festive tone, opening its 4 p.m. Sunday, September 23 concert in the Green Center for Performing… Read More

Volleyball - Morgan Stearley Named Sports Imports/AVCA Division III Player of the Week

September 18, 2018

DePauw junior Morgan Stearley (Center Point, Ind./Northview) has been named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Division III Player… Read More

Null Point Music Collective Leads Saturday Performance at Campus Farm

September 18, 2018

Colin Tucker and Ethan Hayden, co-curators of the Buffalo-based music collective Null Point, will lead DePauw University students in rehearsal and performance… Read More

Men's Golf - Tigers Finish 11th at Rhodes Fall Classic

September 18, 2017

DePauw shot a three-round 898 and finished 11th among 17 schools at the Rhodes Fall Classic at Tunica National Read More

DePauw's Student Farm Engages in Discussion on Agriculture's Challenges & Future

September 18, 2017

"Beginning farmers from across Indiana gathered Aug. 28 to talk about their hopes, dreams and needs from the upcoming Farm Bill," begins a story in the… Read More

Women's Golf - Indiana Tech Wins Dan Quayle Collegiate Golf Classic; Tigers Finish Third

September 18, 2016

In the closest finish in tournament history, Indiana Tech shot a tournament-record 618 and won the Dan Quayle Collegiate Golf Classic by one stroke over… Read More

Field Hockey - Tigers Stay Undefeated in NCAC with 7-2 Win Over Oberlin

September 18, 2016

Oberlin, Ohio – Behind three goals from Paige Berliner and another two from Reilly Bruce, the DePauw field hockey team defeated Oberlin 7-2 on Sunday… Read More

Prof. May Phang Presents Faculty Select Series Concert Friday

September 18, 2016

DePauw University piano professor May Phang’s Faculty Select Series concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 23, poignantly begins with Beethoven’s last… Read More

Women's Soccer - Wisconsin-Whitewater Tops DePauw

September 18, 2016

Bloomington, Ill. – The 17th-ranked DePauw women’s soccer team lost 3-1 to Wisconsin-Whitewater on Sunday. Read More

Five from DePauw Included in Not Like the Rest of Us: An Anthology of Contemporary Indiana Authors

September 18, 2016

A new book, Not Like the Rest of Us: An Anthology of Contemporary Indiana Authors, includes contributions from four members of the DePauw University community… Read More

Football - Tigers Open Home and NCAC Season with Wooster

September 18, 2015

DePauw opens the home portion of its 2015 season and begins its fourth season of North Coast Athletic Conference play when it hosts College of Wooster… Read More

Men's Cross Country - Tigers Finish Seventh at Indiana Intercollegiate; Zach Batt is 10th

September 18, 2015

Paced by Zach Batt's 10th-place finish, DePauw finished seventh in the Little State (non-Division I) portion of the Indiana Intercollegiate Championships Read More

Women's Cross Country - DePauw Finishes Fourth at Indiana Intercollegiate Championships; Heather O'Brien is Eighth

September 18, 2015

Paced by Heather O'Brien's eighth-place finish, DePauw totaled 116 points and finished fourth in the Little State (non-Division I) portion of the Indiana… Read More

You're Invited to Create Art at Community Aluminum Pour

September 18, 2015

The DePauw University and Putnam County communities are invited to join in a unique event, a Community Aluminum Pour, on Friday, October 2. Presented by… Read More

NIH Awards $287,000 to Research Project Led by Prof. Pascal Lafontant

September 18, 2015

Pascal J. Lafontant, associate professor of biology at DePauw University, is the recipient of a National Institutes of Health (NIH), Academic Research… Read More

Pre-Emmys, Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Discusses the Changing Landscape of TV Program Distribution

September 18, 2015

"Audiences are still much larger for network-originated shows, but the shows on streaming services have the attention of the entertainment establishment… Read More

Volleyball - DePauw moves to 6-3 with 3-0 Win over Heidelberg

September 18, 2015

DePauw moved to 6-3 on the season after defeating Heidelberg by a 3-0 count in Wittenberg's Fall Classic Read More

Adonis, "Greatest Living Poet of the Arab World," at DePauw Sept. 30 - Oct. 1

September 18, 2015

Adonis -- "the greatest living poet of the Arab world," in the words of the UK's Guardian, and according to the New York Times, "a perennial favorite to… Read More

Inside Higher Ed Praises New Book by Mandy Henk

September 18, 2014

Inside Higher Ed today features the "short, practical, thoughtful book" by Mandy Henk, Ecology, Economy, Equity: The Path to a Carbon-Neutral Library.… Read More

Public Trust in Media is Important for Our Democracy, Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Tells TV's O'Reilly Factor

September 18, 2014

"I think we need to think about the lack of trust in the media as being very bad for our democracy," Jeff McCall, professor of communication at DePauw… Read More

TV Station Visits Marvin's

September 18, 2014

"I love the DePauw campus, I loved my life here at DePauw for 4 years and I spent many a time eating GCB’s with cheese fries," Susan Dinkel said during… Read More

Aliza Frame '05 Offers Advice for International Students

September 18, 2014

"International students should create copies and files for their immigration documents and spend time learning what they mean, says Aliza M. Frame, director… Read More

Newspaper Features Housecleaning Playbook Author Sid Showalter '64

September 18, 2014

"A native of Columbus, Ind., and a 1964 graduate of DePauw University, (Sid) Showalter -- a lifelong bachelor -- decided to undertake housecleaning duties… Read More

Contemporary Art Exhibition, 'Infinite Mirror,' Showcases Shared American Culture

September 18, 2014

DePauw University presents "Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity", a rich, reflective exhibition of works by 39 artists representing the vast cultural… Read More

Men's Soccer - Overtime Goal Dooms Tigers

September 18, 2014

Dieter Schultz’s goal with just 11 seconds remaining in the first overtime period gave Rose-Hulman a 1-0 victory over DePauw, Wednesday night in Terre… Read More

Pianist Barbara Nissman to Open DePauw's Faculty Select Series Wednesday

September 18, 2014

On Wednesday, September 24, local audiences have the opportunity to hear one of the great proponents of romantic pianism perform in the intimacy of DePauw… Read More

John Gambaiani '69 Joins S&T Bank as VP, Commercial Banker

September 18, 2014

John V. Gambaiani, a 1969 graduate of DePauw University, has joined S&T Bank (NASDAQ: STBA) as vice president, commercial banker. "He will be responsible… Read More

Men's Tennis - DePauw Tops Marian in Season-Opening Dual Match

September 18, 2013

DePauw swept the doubles competition and then won four of the six singles flights to take a 7-2 win over visiting Marian Read More

DePauw Blanks Marian

September 18, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - In the lone dual match of the fall, DePauw lost just six games in doubles and won all six singles matches including five in straight… Read More

DePauw Tops Marian in Season-Opening Dual Match

September 18, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw swept the doubles competition and then won four of the six singles flights to take a 7-2 win over visiting Marian. Sam Miles… Read More

Tigers Make Quick Work of Ravens, Improve to 10-1

September 18, 2013

Box Score Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw improved to 10-1 with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-17) win over Anderson University Wednesday night at Neal Fieldhouse… Read More

Band and Wind Ensemble Present Family Weekend Concert Sunday at 3 p.m.

September 18, 2013

The DePauw University Band and Wind Ensemble, conducted by Dr. Craig Paré, will present its first concert of the 2013-14 season this Sunday, September… Read More

David Christman '00 Promoted to CIO of Oak Street Funding

September 18, 2012

David T. Christman,a 2000 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to chief information officer of Oak Street Funding. Christman joined the firm… Read More

Mary Kate Etling is NCAC Player of the Week

September 18, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw sophomore middle hitter Mary Kate Etling (Terre Haute, Ind./North) has earned North Coast Athletic Conference Volleyball Player… Read More

Tigers Finish Fourth at O'Brien National

September 18, 2012

Notre Dame, Ind. - In a tournament filled with the top Division III women's golf programs in the nation,, DePauw finished fourth at the O'Brien National… Read More

2012-13 DePauw Theatre Season Opens with Into the Woods

September 18, 2012

In Into the Woods, DePauw Theatre’s first production of the 2012-13 season, audiences are met with familiar fairy tale characters like Little Red Riding… Read More

DePauw in Eighth Midway Through the Guy W. Kuhn Invitational

September 18, 2011

September 18, 2011, Meadville, Pa. — DePauw shot an opening-round 312 and is in eighth place at the Guy W. Kuhn Invitational at the Country Club of Meadville… Read More

Second-ranked DePauw Women Finish Second at Illinois Wesleyan

September 18, 2011

September 18, 2011, Normal, Ill. — Second-ranked DePauw shot the best round of the day at 309, but the Tigers finished four strokes behind seventh-ranked… Read More

DePauw Stays Perfect in NCAC Field Hockey with Shutout of Ohio Wesleyan

September 18, 2011

BOX SCORE September 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw improved to 4-1 overall and 3-0 in the North Coast Athletic Conference following a 7-0 win over… Read More

Nate Evans '11 Serving Washington State Agency Through Americorps

September 18, 2011

September 18, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Nathan Evans, a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Rebuilding Together South Sound in Tacoma, Washington… Read More

DePauw Moves to 2-0 with 21-16 Win at Centre in SCAC Opener

September 18, 2010

BOX SCORE September 18, 2010, Danville, Ky. —  Visiting DePauw put together long scoring drives to end the first half and start the second on the way… Read More

DePauw Finishes Fifth in Volleyball Invitational; Top-ranked Washington Wins Title

September 18, 2010

BOX SCORES: Carthage | Haverford September 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw is 7-7 on the season after finishing fifth at its own invitational. Top-ranked… Read More

Tigers Open SCAC Play with Win at Sewanee

September 18, 2010

BOX SCORE September 18, 2010, Sewanee, Tenn. —  DePauw remained unbeaten overall and opened Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play with a 3-2 win… Read More

Tigers 2-0 After SCAC Football Victory at Centre

September 18, 2010

September 18, 2010, Danville, Ky. — DePauw University prevailed in a hard fought football game in Kentucky tonight, holding back Centre College 21-16 in… Read More

DePauw Tops Ohio Wesleyan and Improves to 2-3

September 18, 2010

BOX SCORE September 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  Two first-half goals lifted DePauw to its second shutout of the season as the squad captured a 3-0… Read More

'Tiffany Network' is Tarnished, According to Prof. Jeff McCall '76

September 18, 2010

September 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "The CBS network was once nicknamed The Tiffany Network in recognition of the high standards expected by its founder… Read More

Holocaust Survivor's Tale, Gerda's Story, to Open DePauw Theatre Season

September 18, 2010

September 18, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — There can never be too many stories told about the horrors of the Holocaust. Each voice of struggle, courage,… Read More

Tigers Sweep Friday Volleyball Matches

September 18, 2009

DEPAUW BOX SCORES: Dominican | Kalamazoo DEPAUW INVITATIONAL HOME September 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw improved to 11-1 on the season after… Read More

22nd-ranked DePauw Finishes Fifth at Indiana Intercollegiate; Tops Among Non-Division I Schools

September 18, 2009

PHOTO GALLERY September 18, 2009, Terre Haute, Ind. — Paced by Lauren Reich's eighth-place finish, 22nd-ranked DePauw totaled 160 points and finished… Read More

Tigers Finish Eighth at Indiana Intercollegiate; Second Among Non-Division I Schools

September 18, 2009

PHOTO GALLERY September 18, 2009, Terre Haute, Ind. —  Led by Nick Pucillo's 34th-place finish, DePauw totaled 250 points and finished eighth at the Indiana… Read More

President Casey Discusses Range of Issues on NPR Affiliate

September 18, 2009

September 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Discussing DePauw University's sustainability efforts on National Public Radio affiliate WFIU this afternoon, President… Read More

Centre Travels to DePauw to Face "Very Good" Tiger Team

September 18, 2009

September 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "It could be one of those type games where who has the ball last (wins)," Centre College football coach Andy Frye… Read More

Lisa FitzGibbon '77 to Receive Ernest Talbert Award

September 18, 2009

September 18, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Lisa (Hamilton) FitzGibbon, president and CEO of the Easter Seals Work Resource Center and Building Value in Cincinnati… Read More

New Jack McWethy '69 Mentorship Will Bring Professional Journalists to Campus

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - In memory of John McWethy, longtime national security correspondent for ABC News and 1969 graduate of DePauw, a… Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 Examines 'America's Role in the World' at DePauw Discourse 2008

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - [Download Video: "The Biggest Threat" - 380kb] "If you talk to most of our policymakers today and ask them what's… Read More

Prof. Gloria Townsend to Chair Panel at Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Gloria C. Townsend, professor of computer science at DePauw University, will be among the featured participants… Read More

McNelis Named to D3football.com Team of the Week

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior defensive end Michael McNelis has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week for his performance… Read More

Sara Shade '98 Receives Young Professional Award

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Sara E. Shade, an attorney and partner with Beasley & Gilkison and 1998 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient… Read More

Researcher Credits Nobel Prize Winner Ferid Murad '58 for Diabetes Breakthrough

September 18, 2008

September 18, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "For those afflicted with Type 2 diabetes, a Largo doctor says he has a solution to the disease that resets the… Read More

Articles on Changing Commuting Patterns Cite Dan and Tina Ahlgren ('04 & '05)

September 18, 2007

September 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The commuting pattern of Dan and Tina (Flispart) Ahlgren, who graduated from DePauw University in 2004 and 2005… Read More

Cotton Calling 39th Season His Final as Soccer Coach

September 18, 2007

September 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Page Cotton, DePauw men's soccer coach since 1969, has announced his retirement effective at the end of the year… Read More

Wall Street Journal Story on Resurgence of Jules Verne Quotes Prof. Art Evans

September 18, 2007

September 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - When it comes to the work of Jules Verne, "Most of the standard English translations were bowdlerized," Arthur… Read More

Wendy Robinson '73 Wins 'Superintendent of the Year' Award

September 18, 2007

September 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Wendy (Sanders) Robinson, superintendent of Fort Wayne (Indiana) Community Schools and 1973 graduate of DePauw… Read More

'Art of Africa: Objects from the Collection of Warren Robbins,' On Display Sept. 21 - Dec. 7

September 18, 2007

Also: 'Beyond Green: Toward a Sustainable Art,' through December 2 September 18, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Art of Africa: Objects from the Collection… Read More

Iraq Study Group, with Two DePauw Alumni as Members, Working Toward Recommendations

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The Iraq Study Group, a ten-member panel that includes two alumni of DePauw University, "has attracted little attention… Read More

"Serial Entrepreneur" David Becker '75 Profiled in Indianapolis Star

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "David B. Becker is no stranger to risk -- and not just because he is hobbling around on crutches while recovering… Read More

Colorful Career and 'Celebrity Tales' of John Hamilton '72 Featured in Lexington Herald-Leader

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "A Louisville native, (John Y.) Hamilton was fresh out of DePauw University in 1972 when he returned home and talked… Read More

Women's Golf Team Captures Illinois Wesleyan Classic

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw edged out Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 632-633, to win the Illinois Wesleyan women's golf classic at Ironwood… Read More

It's Women's Week at DePauw

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - A convocation by motivational speaker Carolyn Cornelison on "The Courage to Care: A Realistic Look at Drinking… Read More

Violinist Joanna Kurkowicz Joins Percussion Plus Project for September 28 Concert

September 18, 2006

September 18, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The Percussion Plus Project, an ensemble in residence at DePauw University, will open its 2006-07 season on Thursday… Read More

Tigers win Illinois Wesleyan Invitational; records established

September 18, 2005

COMPLETE RESULTS September 18, 2005, Bloomington, Ill. - Second-ranked DePauw shot a school-record 295 in the first round and equaled a two-round best… Read More

Tigers stay perfect in SCAC with overtime win

September 18, 2005

STATS September 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Allison Baccich's goal with 4:31 left in the first overtime lifted the Tigers to a 2-1 Southern Collegiate… Read More

Old Gold Weekend is October 27-29

September 18, 2005

Old Gold Weekend Schedule and Details September 18, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - You're invited to enjoy a fall weekend in Greencastle with fellowship, friends… Read More

DePauw drops 3-0 decision to Battlin' Bishops

September 18, 2004

Stats   Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw dropped to 3-2 on the season after a 3-0 loss to visiting and sixth-ranked Ohio Wesleyan. Ohio Wesleyan improved to… Read More

12th-ranked Tigers knock off seventh-ranked Ohio Wesleyan

September 18, 2004

Game Stats   Greencastle, Ind. - The 12th-ranked DePauw Tigers improved to 3-1-1 on the season with a 1-0 win over visiting and seventh-ranked Ohio Wesleyan… Read More

Tigers defeat Hope 35-14

September 18, 2004

Stats   Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw totaled 388 rushing yards and 498 total on the way to a 35-14 win over visiting Hope on a sunny, warm day at Blackstock… Read More

Tigers finish 1-3 at invitational; complete results and all-tournament team available

September 18, 2004

DePauw match stats: Capital | Muskingum | Kalamazoo | Millikin   Complete results   Greencastle, Ind. - Four teams finished with 3-1 records at the… Read More

DePauw Defeats Hope College 35-14

September 18, 2004

September 18, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University rushed for 388 yards -- 158 by quarterback Ross Wiethoff and another 144 by running back Jeremiah… Read More

CBS Must Prove Bush Documents Are Legit or Come Clean, Prof. Ken Bode Writes

September 18, 2004

September 18, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "The New York Times headline describing the president's National Guard service is one for the journalism textbooks:… Read More

DePauw coach to compete in long drive contest

September 18, 2003

DePauw assistant cross country and track and field coach Linda Skaggs is set to compete in the RE/MAX World Long Drive Regionals on Saturday, September… Read More

Jaworski earns national award

September 18, 2003

Brian Jaworski, men's assistant soccer coach and a 1989 DePauw graduate, has earned an AFLAC National Assistant Coach of the Year honor. Scholastic Coach… Read More

Suzanne Sinclair '74 Launches Bid for US Congress

September 18, 2003

September 18, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Suzanne L. Sinclair, auditor of Island County in Washington State and a 1974 graduate of DePauw University, has… Read More

TV & Newspaper Reports Preview Gen. Wesley Clark's DePauw Visit

September 18, 2003

September 18, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "Retired Army Gen. Wesley Clark's announcement [that he is running for president] raised expectations for his visit… Read More

The DePauw Wins National Journalism Award

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Chalk up another honor for The DePauw. The completely independent, student staffed and managed newspaper on the… Read More

Putnam County Relay For Life Wins Regional Award, Nominated Again for National Honor

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "I am excited to see that the hard work that Putnam County put into Relay For Life is being recognized all over… Read More

Enjoy DePauw University Band's Concert Sunday Afternoon

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University Band, under the direction of Craig Paré, will present its first concert of the season this… Read More

National Science Foundation Awards DePauw $841,000 for Interdisciplinary Faculty-Student Research Project

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The National Science Foundation has awarded DePauw University a grant that will total $841,000 over four years… Read More

Scott Koepke '71 Named COO of ASC Inc.

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Scott K. Koepke, a 1971 graduate of DePauw University, has been named chief operating officer of ASC Incorporated… Read More

Crimes of the Heart Opens DePauw Little Theatre Season

September 18, 2002

September 18, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The 2002-03 DePauw Little Theatre season begins Friday, September 20 with the Pulitzer Prize-winning dark comedy… Read More

DePauw Theatre Opens With The Diviners This Weekend

September 18, 2001

September 18, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw Theatre will open the 2001-02 season with Indiana native Jim Leonard's The Diviners opening Friday, September… Read More

Free Fun for Putnam County Kids at DePauw's 'Sports Nights'

September 18, 2001

September 18, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - If you're a Putnam County parent, your children are invited to Sports Nights. The five free programs, administered… Read More

Oprah Winfrey Spotlights Good Deeds of Greencastle and DePauw

September 18, 1997

September 18, 1997, Greencastle, Ind. - "This is how we start to heal America, by using what you have to help somebody else," Oprah Winfrey said on her… Read More

Prof. Martha Rainbolt Honored for 'Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership'

September 18, 1990

September 18, 1990, Greencastle, Ind. — Martha M. Rainbolt, associate professor and chair of English at DePauw University, is a winner of a 1989 Sears… Read More

DePauw Campus is Backdrop for TV Station's Report on College Costs

September 18, 1985

September 18, 1985, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw says that in the past five years alone it has doubled its cash outlay for scholarships, to make the University… Read More

Scientist Percy Julian '20 to be Inducted Into Putnam County Hall of Fame

September 18, 1975

September 18, 1975, Greencastle, Ind. — "A well known scientist, whose rise to world acclaim began more than 40 years ago in DePauw's old Minshall Laboratory… Read More