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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on January 26th in years past.

Tigers Finish Dual Season at Chicago

January 26, 2019

DePauw finished the dual meet portion of its schedule with a 3-3 record following a 136-120 loss to 11th-ranked Calvin and a 224-53 defeat to host and… Read More

Tigers Wrap Up Dual Season at Chicago

January 26, 2019

DePauw finished the dual meet portion of its schedule at 2-4 following a 195-88 loss to 19th-ranked Calvin and a 236-59 defeat to host and ninth-ranked… Read More

DePauw Picks Up Fifth Win in Last Six Contests

January 26, 2019

Nolan Ginther scored 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead DePauw to a 68-57 North Coast Athletic Conference win at Oberlin Read More

#16 Tigers Hold on for NCAC Win at Oberlin

January 26, 2019

Maya Howard hit two free throws with 17 seconds left and Oberlin missed a 3-pointer with one second remaining as #16 DePauw took a 51-48 North Coast Athletic… Read More

Information on Doors, Venue for Thursday's Ubben Lecture by Gov. John Kasich

January 26, 2019

Doors for the Thursday, January 31, Ubben Lecture at DePauw University by John Kasich will open to DePauw students with valid ID at 6:15 p.m. The general… Read More

Tiger Football Assistant Colin Johnson Joins Butler U Staff of Jeff Voris '90

January 26, 2018

Colin Johnson, offensive line coach for DePauw University since 2013, has been appointed to the same role with Butler University's football program.  Johnson… Read More

Research on Midcareer Professors by Tamara Beauboeuf to be Presented Today at National Conference

January 26, 2017

Preliminary research by Tamara Beauboeuf, professor of women’s, gender and sexuality studies at DePauw University, and two colleagues -- Karla Erickson… Read More

More Praise for Prof. Lili Wright's Dancing with the Tiger

January 26, 2017

In her debut novel, Dancing with the Tiger, "Lili Wright demonstrates her range as a storyteller, and she should have no problem publishing subsequent… Read More

NFL's Rams Remove "Interim" from Title of Offensive Coordinator Rob Boras '92

January 26, 2016

"As expected, the (Los Angeles) Rams have lifted the interim from Rob Boras’ title as offensive coordinator and added Mike Groh as wide receivers coach… Read More

'The Red Sun in Our Hearts,' On Display at Peeler Art Center Feb. 1 – May 12

January 26, 2016

Also: Juried Student Art Exhibition Opens Feb. 4 Drawn exclusively from the DePauw University Permanent Art Collection, "The Red Sun in Our Hearts" surveys… Read More

Thomas & Vicki King Present Faculty Select Series Concert, Feb. 1

January 26, 2016

The spring recital season at the DePauw University School of Music begins on the first day of classes, Monday, February 1, with a 7:30 p.m. Faculty Select… Read More

Newlon Tabbed as NCAC Athlete of the Week

January 26, 2015

Sophomore Angela Newlon (O’Fallon, Ill./O’Fallon Township) was named the North Coast Athletic Conference female swimmer of the week for her performances… Read More

Former Tiger Assistant Named Interim Head Football Coach at Central Michigan

January 26, 2015

Kyle Nystrom, a former assistant football coach at DePauw University, has been named interim head football coach at Central Michigan University.  He had… Read More

Tom Ewing '35, Member of Legendary 1933 Tiger Football Team, Sees Broncos Winning Super Bowl

January 26, 2014

"Tom Ewing, who turned 100 in November, has a few years on Peyton Manning," begins a feature on the 1935 DePauw University graduate published in the News-Gazette… Read More

Extra Time, No Problem as Tigers Defeat Battling Bishops In Overtime, 65-63

January 26, 2013

BOX SCORE | COACH FENLON POSTGAME INTERVIEW  Greencastle, Ind.– Connor Rich’s first point of the day, more than 44 minutes into the game, turned out to… Read More

Ninth-ranked Tigers Move to 7-0 with Win over Number-Eight Maroons

January 26, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - Ninth-ranked DePauw improved to 7-0 and extended its dual meet win streak to 23 with a 187-110 win over eighth-ranked University of… Read More

Women's Swimming Drops Senior Day Meet to Eighth-ranked Chicago

January 26, 2013

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw dropped to 4-2 on the season following a 176-123 Senior Day loss to eighth-ranked University of Chicago at the Erdmann Natatorium… Read More

#1 DePauw Women Blitz Battling Bishops to Move to 19-0

January 26, 2013

BOX SCORE | POSTGAME INTERVIEW WITH COACH HUFFMAN Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw shot 74 percent from the floor in the first half including a 7-of-8 performance… Read More

Prof. Gregory Ristow Interviewed on NPR Affiliate's Arts Program

January 26, 2013

Gregory Ristow, assistant professor of music at DePauw University, is among the guests on this weeks edition of The Art of the Matter. The radio program… Read More

Prof. Dan Shannon Contributes Article to Journal

January 26, 2013

An article by Daniel E. Shannon, professor of philosophy at DePauw University, is published in the latest edition (Volume 42, Issue 1) of Clio: A Journal… Read More

Bill Carroll '73 Elected Board Chair of American Chemical Society

January 26, 2012

William F. Carroll Jr., a vice president at Occidental Chemical Corp. and 1973 graduate of DePauw University, has been elected board chairman of the nonprofit… Read More

Steve Sear '87 One of Business Travel Industry's '25 Most Influential Executives'

January 26, 2012

Steve Sear, senior vice president of global sales for Delta Airlines and 1987 graduate of DePauw University, is one of Business Travel News' "25 Most Influential… Read More

EcoTeach Notes Contributions of DePauw Team's Winter Term in Service in Costa Rica

January 26, 2011

January 26, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "It may not be Ty Pennington and the ABC film crew moving in to tear down and renovate the place, but Estacion Las… Read More

DePauw Women Remain Ranked in Both National Polls

January 26, 2011

January 26, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Coming off a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference weekend split, the 15-3 DePauw women's basketball team is ranked… Read More

Bloomberg Story Quotes Darden Restaurants COO Drew Madsen '78

January 26, 2011

January 26, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Rich shoppers are driving an increase in consumer spending, bolstering a recovery that masks reluctance among less… Read More

Tigers Move Back into Both National Basketball Polls

January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — After extending their win streak to 11 with a pair of Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference wins last weekend,… Read More

Attorney Jon Secrest '99 Joins Roetzel & Andress

January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Jonathan R. Secrest, a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the law firm of Roetzel & Andress as an associate… Read More

DePauw and Rose-Hulman to Renew Football Rivalry in the Fall

January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "The 2010 Rose-Hulman football schedule released Monday features rivalry games to start and end the season for the… Read More

2010 Relay For Life Set for April 24 & 25

January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — "It's time to fight back against cancer," reports the Banner-Graphic of Greencastle. "The American Cancer Society… Read More

Women Win 12th Straight at Hendrix; Men's Hoops Team Sees Streak End

January 26, 2009

January 26, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "DePauw moved into sole possession of the SCAC East Division first place" with a 80-71 Southern Collegiate Athletic… Read More

Rev. Kent Ulery '72 to be Inaugurated Tomorrow as President of Bangor Theological Seminary

January 26, 2009

January 26, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "I've been genuinely surprised by the warmth and hospitality I've been shown," says the Rev. Kent Ulery, who will… Read More

Mainstream Media Outlets Were "Anything But Vigilant" Over Past 8 Years: Prof. Kevin Howley

January 26, 2009

January 26, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — An editorial in the Los Angeles Times last week called the inauguration of President Barack Obama "a moment in which… Read More

Life Trustee John Christensen '35 Dies at Age 93

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - John W. Christensen, a 1935 graduate of DePauw and life member of the University's Board of Trustees, died Wednesday… Read More

14th-ranked Tigers Improve to 5-1

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The 14th-ranked Tigers improved to 5-1 with a 207-61 win over visiting Illinois Wesleyan at the Erdmann Natatorium… Read More

Ninth-ranked Tigers Improve to 6-1

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Ninth-ranked DePauw improved to 6-1 on the season and extended its home win streak to 23 with a 209-59 win over visiting… Read More

Giuliani NJ Campaign Co-Chair Bob Franks '73 "Hopeful"

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "Clearly the strategy was to plant the flag there (in Florida) and build on that established momentum on Super Tuesday… Read More

Mary Meeker '81 Praises Outgoing eBay CEO Meg Whitman

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - In a conference call this week with Meg Whitman, who is stepping down as president and CEO of eBay, Mary Meeker said… Read More

David Cryer '58 and Phantom of the Opera Celebrate a Broadway Milestone

January 26, 2008

January 26, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Today marks yet another milestone for Phantom of the Opera and one of its stars, David Cryer. The Broadway production… Read More

DePauw picks up seventh straight win

January 26, 2007

BOX SCORE January 26, 2007, Memphis, Tenn. - DePauw collected its seventh straight win after a 78-65 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference victory at… Read More

Tigers lead all the way in win at Rhodes

January 26, 2007

BOX SCORE January 26, 2007, Memphis, Tenn. - DePauw improved to 17-2 overall and 7-1 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference following an 82-54… Read More

Civil Rights Play by and Featuring Arthur Beer '56 Being Staged in Detroit

January 26, 2007

January 26, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Arthur J. Beer, co-chair of the theatre department at the University of Detroit Mercy and 1956 graduate of DePauw… Read More

Figure Skater Rockne Brubaker's Name Probably Sounds Familiar to '78-Era Grads

January 26, 2007

January 26, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Nearly everywhere Rockne Brubaker goes, he is asked about his first name, which sounds like it should belong to… Read More

Chicago Prep School Basketball Standout Eyes DePauw

January 26, 2007

January 26, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Senior Angie Nizio has rewritten the record book at Northside Prep," begins a story in today's Chicago Sun-Times… Read More

Entomological Society Journal Publishes DePauw Faculty-Student Research

January 26, 2007

January 26, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Research by three DePauw University students and two faculty members is published in the January 2007 (vol. 100,… Read More

Prof. Leslie James to Discuss South Africa as Part of Library's 'Travel Fest' Series

January 26, 2006

January 26, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "On Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m., Leslie James, assistant professor of religious studies at DePauw University, will… Read More

"Microfinance Trailblazer" Deborah Burand '80 Joins Grameen Foundation USA's Efforts to Combat Global Poverty

January 26, 2006

January 26, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Deborah K. Burand, a 1980 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed executive vice president for programs… Read More

Enenbach named SCAC Diver of the Week

January 26, 2006

January 26, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior Jon Enenbach has been selected the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Diver-of-the-Week… Read More

Violist Amy Brandfonbrener Presents DePauw Recital February 1

January 26, 2006

January 26, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Violist Amy Brandfonbrener will perform a guest artist recital at DePauw University on Wednesday, February 1, at… Read More

DePauw and 33 Other Sites to Host College Goal Sunday, February 12

January 26, 2006

January 26, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - If you're a prospective college student -- or the parent of one -- and have questions about college financial aid… Read More

Dr. King "Would Never Let Us Forget," Vernon Jordan '57 Says in Texas Keynote Address

January 26, 2005

January 26, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Martin would see a world torn by ethnic and religious strife, our once-strong international alliances unraveling… Read More

First Year Student Speaks Out on Indiana's Proposed Change to Daylight Saving Time

January 26, 2005

January 26, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - An article in today's Indianapolis Star on last night's People's Agenda forum quotes a first year student at DePauw… Read More

Conductor Joseph Flummerfelt '58, Imani Winds and Pianist Vladimir Viardo Among DePauw School of Music's Spring Guests

January 26, 2005

January 26, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University School of Music continues its 120th concert season with an exciting spring schedule. Building… Read More

John Brett '88 Named VP of Finance at Ispat Inland Inc.

January 26, 2004

January 26, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - John L. Brett, controller of Ispat Inland Inc. and a 1988 graduate of DePauw University, has been named the company's… Read More

Orange County Register Notes Audiobook Release of Vernon Can Read!

January 26, 2003

January 26, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "I was 3 years old when Robert Maddox discovered, to his astonishment, that Vernon E. Jordan Jr. could read," writes… Read More

Aaron Copland and Buckminster Fuller Among Guests During DePauw's First Winter Term

January 26, 1971

January 26, 1971, Greencastle, Ind. - A visit by composer and conductor Aaron Copland was a highlight of DePauw University's first Winter Term. Copland… Read More

Indianapolis Education Workshop Will Feature Prof. Russell Compton

January 26, 1956

January 26, 1956, Greencastle, Ind. - "Russell Compton, head of the DePauw University department of philosophy, will be keynote speaker tomorrow at a workshop… Read More