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This Day in DePauw History

This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on January 22nd in years past.

Men's Basketball - Tigers Top Little Giants 58-53 Victory

January 22, 2020

The DePauw University men's basketball team beat the Wabash Little Giants 58-53, in front of a packed arena.  Read More

Public Deserves Better Than a "Copycat News Industry," Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76

January 22, 2019

"The news-consuming public is the loser whenever a media organization becomes a key focus of a news situation it is supposed to be covering," begins a… Read More

Chicago Newspaper Notes Freshman's Contribution to Women's Hoops Team's Strong Season

January 22, 2018

"Libertyville graduate Claire Keefe led DePauw University with 18 points in a 53-40 win at Oberlin as the ninth-ranked Tigers extended their winning streak… Read More

Women's Soccer - Kristina Corona Named Head Women's Soccer Coach

January 22, 2018

Kristina Corona, previously a head coach at University of Dallas and Austin College and an assistant at Florida Southern, has been named DePauw head women's… Read More

Walker Gilmer, "A Master English Professor," Dies at Age 82

January 22, 2018

F. Walker Gilmer, professor emeritus of English at DePauw University, died last night.  A member of the DePauw faculty from 1963 until his retirement in… Read More

Inc. Calls Two Sentences from Brad Stevens '99 "The Best Advice You'll Hear Today"

January 22, 2017

"I'm not even thinking about any other team," Brad Stevens, head coach of the Boston Celtics and 1999 DePauw University graduate, tells Inc.. "We're trying… Read More

Men's Track & Field - Dozier Breaks Own Shot Record and Joins Burguete as Individual Winners at Rose-Hulman

January 22, 2016

DePauw's Marcus Dozier and Polo Burguete picked up wins in the season's first indoor met and led the Tigers to a fourth-place showing at Rose-Hulman's… Read More

Women's Track & Field - Daanen is Double-Winner in First Collegiate Meet; Tigers Place Fourth at Rose-Hulman

January 22, 2016

DePauw sprinter Kaitlyn Daanen's first collegiate meet was a big success as she posted a pair of firsts to lead the Tigers to a fourth-place showing at… Read More

DePauw Theatre Presents Seminar, Jan. 31 - Feb. 3

January 22, 2016

Seminar, a dark comedy by Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck, will be presented by DePauw Theatre.  Directed by M. Susan Anthony, Mary Alice Braden… Read More

DePauw and IU McKinney Partner on New 'Law Scholar' Program

January 22, 2015

DePauw University and Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law announce the creation of the “DePauw University Law Scholar” program. The first… Read More

2012 Grads and Orr Fellows Van Hoang & Molly Sender Featured in Magazine Article

January 22, 2015

"College graduation is a time for young adults to not only decide what career path to pursue, but where to begin establishing roots," begins an article… Read More

Wilkison Leads Tigers Over Little Giants

January 22, 2014

Box Score Crawfordsville, Ind.- The Tigers traveled north to take on their conference rivals Wednesday night. When it was all said and done DePauw was… Read More

DePauw Wraps up NCAC First Half with 29-Point Win over Oberlin

January 22, 2014

Box Score Greencastle, Ind. - Number-one DePauw struggled offensively in the opening minutes and trailed by as many as seven in its North Coast Athletic… Read More

Two Juniors Take First Place in Microsoft/Facebook Hackathon Challenge

January 22, 2014

DePauw University students Rajat Kumar and Tao Qian are part of a team that emerged as the first-place winner of the Microsoft/Facebook Hackathon challenge… Read More

Faculty Select Series Presents 'A Romantic Liederabend' Monday

January 22, 2014

The DePauw University School of Music greets the beginning of the Spring 2014 semester on Monday, January 27, with a romantic evening of song. The concert… Read More

Elizabeth Rydell '87 is Dental Director at Midwest Dental Support Center

January 22, 2014

Elizabeth Rydell, D.D.S., a 1987 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Midwest Dental Support Center in Mondovi, Wisconsin, as dental director. In… Read More

Winter Term Debate Students Win Butler U Tournament

January 22, 2013

Students who are participating in the Winter Term course "The Great Debaters" won the first place debate team sweepstakes award over the weekend from the… Read More

Profs. Amanda Lotz '96 and Jeff McCall '76 Analyze Effects of Lance Armstrong Interview on OWN

January 22, 2013

"Lance Armstrong's reputation wasn't the only makeover candidate on display Thursday and Friday nights on the Oprah Winfrey Network," begins a story in… Read More

Unprecedented Fall Success Leads DePauw to 30th Place in Directors' Cup Rankings

January 22, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - The 2012 fall season was one of the most successful in DePauw history as student-athletes from four different teams competed in NCAA… Read More

Indianapolis Star Talks with Dramaturg Richard Roberts '81

January 22, 2012

As resident dramaturg for Indiana Repertory Theatre, Richard J Roberts asks when considering a production, "Why here? Why now? Why for this audience? What… Read More

Dean Mark McCoy Discusses J.S. Bach with Investor's Business Daily

January 22, 2012

"Though his music is incredibly intelligent and complex, it speaks in profound ways to people who have no earthly idea what is going on musically," Mark… Read More

Tigers Nail 15 Three-Pointers in 29-point Win at Southwestern

January 22, 2011

BOX SCORE January 22, 2011, Georgetown, Texas —  DePauw limited Southwestern to a season-low point total and never trailed on the way to a 69-40 Southern… Read More

Ninth-ranked DePauw Rolls to 15th Win

January 22, 2011

BOX SCORE January 22, 2011, Georgetown, Texas —  The ninth-ranked Tigers held host Southwestern to its season low in points and DePauw rolled to a 77-47… Read More

#19 Tigers Improve to 5-0 with Win at Illinois Wesleyan

January 22, 2011

January 22, 2011, Bloomington, Ill. —  The 19th-ranked DePauw men's swimming and diving team improved to 5-0 with a 180-105 victory at Illinois Wesleyan… Read More

Tigers Drop to 3-1 after Loss at Illinois Wesleyan

January 22, 2011

January 22, 2011, Bloomington, Ill. —  The DePauw women's swimming and diving team dropped to 3-1 on the season following a 171.5-125.5 loss at Illinois… Read More

DePauw Men Take on Pirates Tonight

January 22, 2011

WATCH LIVE | LISTEN LIVE (WGRE) | LIVE STATS | GAME NOTES January 22, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw's men's basketball team takes a 10-7 overall record… Read More

#9 DePauw Women Play at Southwestern Tonight

January 22, 2011

WATCH LIVE | LISTEN LIVE (WGRE) | LIVE STATS | GAME NOTES January 22, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw's women's basketball team takes a 14-3 overall… Read More

Clemson's Director of Basketball Operations Dick Bender '89 Returns to Maryland

January 22, 2011

January 22, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Basketball has been a major part of Dick Bender's life, from the time he first began dribbling a basketball in his… Read More

DePauw Tops Southwestern for Fifth Straight Win

January 22, 2010

BOX SCORE January 22, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw led by as many as 21 in the second half, but had to survive a Southwestern rally and claim a 68-61… Read More

DePauw Extends Win Streak to 10 with Win over Pirates

January 22, 2010

BOX SCORE January 22, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw held visiting Southwestern to just 11 first-half points and never trailed in a 67-38 Southern… Read More

DePauw Theatre to Present Because the Universe Tends Toward Entropy

January 22, 2010

January 22, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Why do we relentlessly strive to keep our lives together if everything is predestined to fly apart? That is the question… Read More

Prof. Christopher Bondy Awarded NEH Fellowship

January 22, 2010

January 22, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Christopher S. Bondy, assistant professor of sociology at DePauw University, is the recipient of a fellowship from… Read More

CBS News Report Cites DePauw's Icy Frost Bridge '17 Scholarship

January 22, 2009

January 22, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — A story that aired on last night's CBS Evening News with Katie Couric noted, "at DePauw University, there's money… Read More

Tuesday's Inauguration a "Magical Moment," Says Former VP Dan Quayle '69

January 22, 2009

January 22, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "It was a magical moment as all inaugurations are," says Dan Quayle, America's 44th vice president and 1969 graduate… Read More

Blake Myers '86 Joins Amherst Security Group

January 22, 2009

January 22, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Blake T. Myers, a 1986 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Amherst Securities Group, L.P. as a salesperson… Read More

Doug Frantz '71 Discusses The Nuclear Jihadist with TV's Tavis Smiley

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "I think the lesson of his life and the large lesson here is that by looking for short-term goals, successive American… Read More

University Mourns the Passing of David "Butch" Pettit, a DePauw Employee Since 1989

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - David A. "Butch" Pettit Sr., a groundskeeper at DePauw who had been employed by the University since November 1989… Read More

DePauw to be Well Represented at Indiana Women in Computing Conference

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Gloria C. Townsend, professor of computer science at DePauw, and Khadija Stewart, assistant professor of computer… Read More

January 31 Events at DePauw and 1,400+ Other Campuses to 'Focus the Nation' on Environmental Issues

January 22, 2008

'Focus the Nation' at DePauw January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - On Thursday, January 31, DePauw University will join with more than 1,400 campuses… Read More

Tigers Ranked in Two National Polls

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The 13-3 Tigers dropped two spots to 15th in the D3hoops.com poll and remained 17th in the coaches' poll after sweeping… Read More

Timothy Sheppard '90 Named CFO of Three Rivers Federal Credit Union

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Timothy A. Sheppard, a 1990 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chief financial officer at Three Rivers… Read More

Moore Named SCAC Player of the Week

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw junior point guard Mike Moore has been selected as Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball… Read More

Junior Moves to Third on All-Time 3-Pointer List

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw's Cassie Pruzin (Crown Point) moved up to third place on the all-time list for three-pointers, two swishers… Read More

"Horserace Approach" to Covering Presidential Politics is Disservice to Voters, Writes Prof. Kevin Howley

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "This year's presidential election campaign is historic all right, but for all the wrong reasons," writes Kevin Howley… Read More

DePauw Theatre Presents Children of Eden, January 31 - February 3

January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw Theatre will present the popular musical, Children of Eden, January 31 through February 3. Performances of… Read More

Alumni Events to Celebrate Life and Legacy of Pioneering Chemist Percy Julian '20

January 22, 2007

Visit Special Percy Julian Web Page January 22, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Alumni of DePauw University and members of the science community will gather… Read More

Basketball Hall of Fame Credentials of Lee Hamilton '52 Noted in Cape Cod Times

January 22, 2007

January 22, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Noting that Lee H. Hamilton, co-chair of the Iraq Study Group and 1952 graduate of DePauw University, "urged Congress… Read More

Prof. May Phang is Finalist in 2007 Iowa Piano Competition

January 22, 2007

January 22, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - May Phang, assistant professor of music at DePauw University, is one of "12 pianists chosen to compete in the 2007… Read More

Hertel named region's top defensive player; four earn all-region honors

January 22, 2007

January 22, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw defensive end Dustin Hertel has been selected the Don Hansen's Football Gazette Division III South Region… Read More

Beth McDaniel '05 Tells Newspaper of Her Year Teaching English as a Foreign Language in South Korea

January 22, 2007

January 22, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "As a recent DePauw University graduate with a degree in English Literature... Beth McDaniel wasn’t quite ready… Read More

Ninth-ranked Tigers top Oglethorpe; win 16th straight

January 22, 2006

BOX SCORE January 22, 2006, Atlanta, Ga. - The DePauw women's basketball team, ranked ninth in the latest Division III Coaches' Poll and 10th by D3hoops… Read More

Tigers top Oglethorpe 92-77

January 22, 2006

BOX SCORE January 22, 2006, Atlanta, Ga. - DePauw's men's basketball team improved to 7-10 overall and 3-4 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference… Read More

Sarah (Haberstroh) Stauder '99 Appointed Executive Director of Charles Allis and Villa Terrace Art Museums

January 22, 2006

January 22, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "Sarah [Haberstroh] Stauder has been named executive director of the Charles Allis and Villa Terrace art museums… Read More

Tigers travel to Oglethorpe for SCAC showdown

January 22, 2006

January 22, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw women's basketball team, ranked ninth in the Di vision III Coaches' Poll and 10th by D3hoops.com, returns… Read More

DePauw faces Oglethorpe in SCAC contest

January 22, 2006

January 22, 2006, Atlanta, Ga. - The DePauw men's basketball team returns to Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference action when it travels to Atlanta… Read More

Students Learn and Have Valuable Life Experiences in a Variety of Winter Term Projects

January 22, 2006

January 22, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Hundreds of DePauw University students are broadening their academic and life experience during Winter Term, which… Read More

Senior All-American Jamarcus Shephard Contributes to East's 20-13 Hula Bowl Victory

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Wailuku, Hawaii - DePauw University All-American senior Jamarcus Shephard caught two passes and returned a punt for the East team, which… Read More

DePauw finishes second at Washington Invitational

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - The 16th-ranked Tigers placed second at the Washington (Mo.) Invitational and finished ahead of the hosts by two… Read More

Tigers finish second at Washington Invitational

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw totaled 893 points and finished just 29 points behind team champion Washington (Mo.) University at the Washington… Read More

Shephard shines in Hula Bowl

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Wailuku, Hawaii - DePauw senior wide receiver Jamarcus Shephard competed in the 2005 Hula Bowl Maui and turned in an impressive performance… Read More

Both Basketball Teams Defeat Rhodes, Turn Attention to Hendrix

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw (10-6, 4-2 SCAC) roared to a 37-22 halftime lead and behind balanced scoring moved to the victory," notes… Read More

Story Prize Finalist Cathy Day '91 Returns to DePauw February 16

January 22, 2005

January 22, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Cathy Day -- a 1991 DePauw University graduate whose first book, The Circus in Winter , is a finalist for the Story… Read More

Senior's Determination Noted in Cincinnati Post

January 22, 2004

January 22, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "Kendra Chaney, 22, of Brookville, Indiana, who had a book for her boyfiend, Rob Miller, lay on a blanket and listened… Read More

Noted Organist Margaret McElwain Kemper '60 to Perform February 6

January 22, 2004

January 22, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - Margaret McElwain Kemper, associate professor and coordinator of organ and church music studies at Northwestern University… Read More

President Bottoms Updates Efforts to Build a Responsible Community

January 22, 2004

Visit Coalition for a Responsible Community Web Site January 22, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - In his 18 years as president of DePauw University, Robert G… Read More

CD With DePauw Contribution Reviewed in The Clarinet

January 22, 2003

January 22, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "The brilliant showpieces are thoughtfully presented to highlight the ample technical skills and fine artistry of… Read More

Duo Criollo Performs Free Concert January 31st

January 22, 2003

January 22, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - A very unusual and delightful South American tango group, Duo Criollo, will perform at DePauw University Friday,… Read More

Baseball "A Mess" and Needs Fix, Former Mariners Owner Tells DePauw Class

January 22, 2002

January 22, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Major league baseball is considering contracting, or dropping teams, to improve its fiscal health, but Jeff Smulyan… Read More

TV Station Spotlights DePauw's Graduation Guarantee

January 22, 1995

January 22, 1995, Greencastle, Ind. - "Graduate college in four years, guaranteed.  That's what DePauw University is promising its students," reported… Read More

Richard F. Rosser Named DePauw's Seventeenth President

January 22, 1977

January 22, 1977, Greencastle, Ind. - Richard F. Rosser, dean of the faculty and professor of political science at Michigan's Albion College, was today… Read More

Col. David Shoup '26 Receives Congressional Medal of Honor

January 22, 1945

January 22, 1945, Greencastle, Ind. - Col. David M. Shoup, commander of the Second Marine Division and 1926 graduate of DePauw University, has been awarded… Read More