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This Day in DePauw History

This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on January 29th in years past.

Women's Swimming & Diving - Tigers Fall to #7 U Chicago and #24 Calvin in Double Dual

January 29, 2022

The DePauw women’s swim team lost to both the #7 University of Chicago and the 24th-ranked Calvin University, 231- 59 and 160-120, respectively, in its… Read More

Men's Swimming & Diving - Tigers Toppled in U Chicago Double Dual

January 29, 2022

Chicago, Ill.- The DePauw men’s swim team fell to host #5 University of Chicago 243-47 and #14 Calvin University 219-75 in its final double dual meet… Read More

Men's Basketball - DePauw Picks Up Road Win over Kenyon

January 29, 2022

DePauw closed the first half on a 20-6 run and scored the first nine of the second half on the way to an 81-50 North Coast Athletic Conference win at Kenyon Read More

Women's Basketball - DePauw Extends Win Streak to Four with Win at Kenyon

January 29, 2022

DePauw never trailed on the way to a 78-51 North Coast Athletic Conference win at Kenyon which extended its win streak to four. Read More

Women's Basketball - Tigers Open Season with 30-Point Win over Greenville; Keefe Reaches 1,000-Point Plateau

January 29, 2021

After trailing 8-0 in the opening two minutes, DePauw scored the next nine and gradually pulled away from visiting Greenville for a 77-44 win in Neal Fieldhouse Read More

Men's Basketball - DePauw Fall to #7 Wittenberg on the Road

January 29, 2020

The DePauw University men’s basketball team fell to #7 Wittenberg University 59-90 on the road. Read More

Women's Basketball - #4 Tigers Battle Wittenberg for 14th Straight Win

January 29, 2020

For the seventh time in the last nine games, fourth-ranked DePauw limited an opponent to fewer than 50 points as the Tigers topped Wittenberg, 57-45 Read More

'The Art of Data' Combines Science & Art, Feb. 1 - July 15

January 29, 2018

Science meets art in "The Art of Data", an exhibition that will begin February 1 at DePauw University's Richard E. Peeler Art Center and remain on view… Read More

Upcoming Ubben Lecturer, Roboticist David Hanson, is in Running for the IBM Watson A.I. XPrize

January 29, 2018

"Robots are getting better at walking, talking and looking like humans," begins a story in the Wall Street Journal. "But big questions remain: Will we… Read More

Newspaper Features Polly Hicks '54 & the Terre Haute Bridge Club

January 29, 2018

"It’s a difficult game," Polly Hicks, the longest-serving member of the Terre Haute Bridge Club tells that Indiana city's Tribune-Star. "You can’t learn… Read More

Chicago Magazine Piece by Prof. Tom Chiarella is Praised

January 29, 2015

"A lot of food writers -- some I know personally, others by byline -- have written pretty interesting, thoughtful, and long things in the past month or… Read More

Student Musicians Receive Intercollegiate Distinction

January 29, 2014

Five DePauw University student musicians -- Daniel Hickey (clarinet), Robert Martens (oboe), William Nicholas (tuba), Eleanor Price (flute) and Carly Tebelman… Read More

Lisa May '84 is VP at AAIPharma Services and Cambridge Major Laboratories

January 29, 2014

Lisa C. May, a 1984 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed vice president of human resources at AAIPharma Services Corp., a leading global provider… Read More

Chemistry Prof. John McFarland '49 Dies at Age 89

January 29, 2013

John W. McFarland, professor emeritus of chemistry at DePauw and 1949 graduate of the University, died yesterday at Asbury Towers in Greencastle.  A member… Read More

Matt Gleason Selected NCAC Men's Swimming and Diving Athlete of the Week

January 29, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. DePauw sophomore Matt Gleason helped the 13th-ranked Tigers to a 153.5-146.5 victory over ninth-ranked Chicago on Saturday and was named… Read More

Community Service of Roger Mattes '80 Noted in Newspaper

January 29, 2012

"It is truly a joy for Roger Mattes Jr., president of the Rotary Club of the Abingtons, to be involved in the community," begins a profile published in… Read More

DePauw Opera to Present Works by Ravel & Menotti, February 10-13

January 29, 2011

January 29, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — The 2011 DePauw Opera presentation will feature two favorites -- The Old Maid and the Thief by Gian Carlo Menotti… Read More

Writer Cites "Delightful" Essay by Prof. Tom Chiarella

January 29, 2010

January 29, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  "Tom Chiarella’s delightful first-person account of his decision to become a butcher, 'Butcher' published in Esquire… Read More

Financial Advisers and 1981 Graduates Eric & Sherri Hynden Featured in Florida Weekly

January 29, 2009

January 29, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "At a time when bank failures, brokerage meltdowns, wildly fluctuating markets and alleged rogue investment gurus… Read More

Mike Campbell '99 Named Head Football Coach at Indiana HS

January 29, 2008

January 29, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Mike Campbell, a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, has been named head football coach at Indiana's Jimtown High… Read More

Magazine Spotlights Community Service of Two DePauw Alumni

January 29, 2007

January 29, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Two alumni of DePauw University -- Norval B. Stephens Jr. '51 and Bob Lee '65 -- are featured prominently in the… Read More

As CEO of Fresno Falcons, John Tull '86 is a "Nonstop Force"

January 29, 2007

January 29, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "In John Tull's world, every minute counts," begins a story in California's Fresno Bee on the 1986 DePauw University… Read More

16th-ranked DePauw men fall to 8-2 after loss at Chicago

January 29, 2005

January 29, 2005, Chicago, Ill. - The 16th-ranked DePauw men's swimming and diving team dropped to 8-2 on the season following a 126-110 loss at the University… Read More

Olin Foundation's Generosity to DePauw and Florida Tech Noted in Newspaper Article

January 29, 2005

January 29, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - A newspaper story on the opening of Florida Tech's opening of its new $14 million F.W. Olin Physical Sciences building… Read More

Prof. Ken Bode Reviews New Biography of LBJ in the Boston Globe

January 29, 2004

January 29, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "Robert Dallek is a gifted biographer, and he is also an astute observer of politics and foreign policy," writes… Read More

Randall Curran '76 Named Denver's 'Telecom Executive of the Year'

January 29, 2003

January 29, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Randall E. Curran, chief executive officer of ICG Communications and a 1976 graduate of DePauw University, has been… Read More

Ball Corp's David Hoover '67 Among America's Top New CEOs

January 29, 2003

January 29, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - R. David Hoover, president, chief executive officer and chairman of the board of Ball Corporation and a 1967 graduate… Read More

Jazz Musician Frank Portolese '75 Profiled by Paper

January 29, 2002

January 29, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Frank Portolese, a musician and 1975 graduate of DePauw University, "plays jazz guitar the old-fashioned way, getting… Read More

R. David Hoover '67 Named CEO of Ball Corporation

January 29, 2001

January 29, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - R. David Hoover, a 1967 graduate of DePauw University and a member of DePauw's Board of Visitors, has been named… Read More