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This Day in DePauw History

This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on October 2nd in years past.

Women's Cross Country - Tigers Finish 13th at Louisville Classic

October 2, 2021

DePauw totaled 420 points and finished 13th among 37 schools at the Live in Lou Classic Read More

Men's Cross Country - DePauw Finishes 10th at Louisville Classic

October 2, 2021

DePauw totaled 374 points and finished 10th among 42 schools at the Live in Lou Classic Read More

Football - DePauw Scores Early and Often in 57-7 NCAC Win over Hiram

October 2, 2021

DePauw jumped out to a 28-0 lead in the opening five minutes over Hiram after running just three offensive plays and came away with a 57-7 North Coast… Read More

Women's Soccer - Tigers Tie Fighting Scots 0-0 in Double-Overtime

October 2, 2021

The DePauw women’s soccer team finished senior night in a 0-0 double-overtime tie against the College of Wooster. Read More

Field Hockey - Tigers Fall to the Colonels on the Road

October 2, 2021

The DePauw University field hockey team fell to the Centre College Colonels 0-2 on the road. Read More

Men's Soccer - Tigers Record First Conference Win in its 2-1 Overtime Victory Over Wooster

October 2, 2021

The DePauw men’s soccer team ended a two-game losing streak in its 2-1 overtime win against the College of Wooster Fighting Scots.  Read More

Volleyball - Tigers Fall to Fighting Scots

October 2, 2021

DePauw dropped to 8-7 overall and 1-3 in the North Coast Athletic Conference following a 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 26-24) loss at Wooster Read More

Men's Soccer - Tigers Lose 1-2 to Yeomen

October 2, 2021

The DePauw men’s soccer team dropped its first conference match in its 1-2 loss to Oberlin College. Read More

Men's Tennis - Metzger and Partridge Compete at ITA Regional Championships

October 2, 2021

DePauw was represented by a pair of student-athletes at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Region Championships as Wyatt Metzger and Thomas… Read More

Volleyball - DePauw Falls to Denison in Three

October 2, 2019

The DePauw University volleyball team lost its first NCAC match at home in a 3-0 loss to Denison University (26-24, 26-14, 25,23). Read More

DePauw Dr. David Harsha Talks Ultrasounds with Newspaper

October 2, 2018

An article in the Current of Carmel, Indiana points to how ultrasounds are being used to diagnose and treat sports injuries.  "Dr. David Harsha with Hendricks… Read More

Women's Soccer - Colonels and Tigers Play it Close but Tigers Fall 3-1

October 2, 2017

Centre defeated DePauw 3-1 on Monday in a contest that was separated by one goal for the majority of the time. Read More

Women's Tennis - Tigers Doubles Team Advances to ITA Semis; Two Advance to Singles Round of 16

October 2, 2016

The doubles team of Meredith Breda and Alyssa Seneviratne led DePauw's effort at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Region Championships as… Read More

Kathy Vrabeck '85 Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

October 2, 2015

Kathy Vrabeck, a 1985 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) as senior client partner in the consumer markets, and will also working… Read More

David Taylor '89 Aligns with Indiana's Home Bank

October 2, 2015

David Taylor, a 1989 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Home Bank in Mooresville, Indiana as the mortgage loan originator. "Taylor has been in… Read More

Football - Tigers Host Big Red on Old Gold Day

October 2, 2014

DePauw renews a tradition that dates back to 1907 as it celebrates Old Gold Day this Saturday and the Tigers host Denison in a North Coast Athletic Conference… Read More

Saxophonist Randy Salman and Vocalist Annelise Delcambre Join Jazz Ensemble for Tuesday Concert

October 2, 2013

The DePauw University Jazz Ensemble will bring a variety of musical styles to the Kresge Auditorium stage during its opening performance of the 2013-14… Read More

Attorney Brad Graveline '87 Joins Sheppard Mullin

October 2, 2012

Bradley C. Graveline, a 1987 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as a partner in the firm's Chicago office… Read More

Diane Bredehoft '85 is First VP at Bank of New Canaan

October 2, 2012

Diane Bredehoft, a 1985 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to first vice president of the Bank of New Canaan, reports the Greenwich Time… Read More

Love Story of Bob & Vera May Farber ('35 & '36) Told in Youth to Golden Age

October 2, 2011

October 2, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "I wanted to write the story because it would encourage people in lonely situations," says Vera May Kierstead-Farber… Read More

Prof. Jeff McCall '76 Analyzes Fox News Channel in Newspaper Op-Ed

October 2, 2011

October 2, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Fox is the news channel that many viewers like and others like to hate, but the channel has no doubt become a player… Read More

Karazsia's 3 TDs Lead Tigers to 35-21 SCAC Football Triumph at Millsaps

October 2, 2010

October 2, 2010, Jackson, Miss. — A tough back-and-forth football battle between two undefeated Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference teams ended with… Read More

T.C. Steele Collection of Paintings to be Dedicated Friday

October 2, 2010

October 2, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  A collection of Theodore Clement Steele  paintings, which have been gifted to DePauw, will be dedicated at the University's… Read More

Josh Lorenz '05 Joins Flight Options as Sales Representative

October 2, 2008

October 2, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Joshua A. Lorenz, a 2005 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed regional sales director for Flight Options… Read More

Humanitarian and Author of #1 Bestseller Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson, Here for November 13 Ubben Lecture

October 2, 2008

October 2, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Greg Mortenson and his "astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to… Read More

Todd Sturgeon '88 Steps Down as U of Indy Coach; Replaced by His DePauw Mentor, Royce Waltman

October 2, 2007

October 2, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Todd Sturgeon said he was watching his son, Connor, at a basketball camp recently when he had a realization: Maybe… Read More

Thomas S. Hibbs to Examine 'Religious Quests in the Films of M. Night Shyamalan'

October 2, 2007

October 2, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Thomas S. Hibbs, dean of the Honors College and Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Culture at Baylor University… Read More

Article Recalls Civic Leader and Former DePauw President Tom Binford

October 2, 2005

October 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - A beautification project in Indianapolis yesterday "took place on a boulevard named for a longtime civic leader who… Read More

"Bud" Walters '63 Celebrates 15th Anniversary of Radio Station Named in Honor of Legendary DePauw Professor

October 2, 2005

October 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Bayard H. "Bud" Walters, president and owner of The Cromwell Group Inc. and 1963 graduate of DePauw University, "built… Read More

Wayne Perry '72 Becomes Indiana's All-Time Leader in College Football Coaching Victories

October 2, 2005

October 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Hanover College's 41-35 overtime victory over Mount St. Joseph yesterday "gave Hanover coach Wayne Perry the most… Read More

Author & Journalist John Head to Examine 'Oppression and Depression' Wednesday

October 2, 2005

October 2, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - John Head, journalist and author of Standing in the Shadows: Black Men and Depression, will visit the campus of DePauw… Read More

DePauw Defeats University of Chicago 28-24

October 2, 2004

October 2, 2004, Chicago, Ill.. - DePauw University improved its record to 3-2 this afternoon with a 28-24 victory over the host University of Chicago… Read More

DePauw drops 5-4 match to Indianapolis

October 2, 2003

DePauw traveled to the the University of Indianapolis for its only dual match of the fall and dropped a 5-4 decision to the Division II Greyhounds. The… Read More

General Mills & CEO Steve Sanger '68 Lauded by Working Mother Magazine

October 2, 2003

October 2, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - For a second consecutive year, General Mills, led by CEO and 1968 DePauw University graduate Steve Sanger, is in… Read More

Chicago Tribune Tells Inspiring Story of Theresa Campbell '98

October 2, 2002

October 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "This is therapeutic for me because I'm giving back," 1998 DePauw University graduate Theresa Campbell tells the … Read More

Volunteerism of Dr. Phil Eskew '63 Spotlighted in Star

October 2, 2002

October 2, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - "He has delivered about 5,000 babies. He has donated 90 pints of blood. He also has worked tirelessly to raise money… Read More

DePauw Junior's Program Gets National Recognition

October 2, 2001

October 2, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. -- Carrie Mark, a junior and Bonner Scholar at DePauw University, will attend the S.C.A.L.E. (Students Coalition for… Read More

Chicago Tribune: Punter Dave Finzer '82 to Sign with Seattle Seahawks

October 2, 1985

October 2, 1985, Greencastle, Ind. - "Former Bears' punter Dave Finzer turned down an offer to try out with the Washington Redskins and went instead to… Read More

Famous Defense Attorney William Kunstler Visits DePauw

October 2, 1973

October 2, 1973, Greencastle, Ind. - Noted defense attorney William M. Kunstler came to DePauw today to headline a program designed to show support for… Read More