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This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on November 27th in years past.

School of Music Presents Annual Holiday Gala, Dec. 7 & 8

November 27, 2019

As the weather turns colder and families gather for the holidays, the DePauw University School of Music prepares for its annual Holiday Gala.  On December… Read More

Laura Shinall '83 Discusses Her Business Philosophy with Trade Magazine

November 27, 2018

"The most important and valued character trait in business is integrity," Laura Shinall, president of Syndicate Sales and 1983 graduate of DePauw University… Read More

Bret Baier '92 to Receive National Press Foundation's Taishoff Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism

November 27, 2017

Bret Baier, chief political anchor for FOX News Channel and 1992 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of the 2017 Sol Taishoff Award for Excellence… Read More

Prof. Kevin Howley Sees "Dire" Consequences if Net Neutrality Rules are Changed

November 27, 2017

"The Federal Communications Commission’s proposed changes to net neutrality rules could signal the end of the open Internet," writes Kevin Howley, professor… Read More

DePauw School of Music Heralds in the Holidays, Dec. 2 & 3

November 27, 2017

The DePauw University School of Music invites the community to come to Kresge Auditorium -- joyful and triumphant -- to hear its angelic ensembles herald… Read More

Men's Basketball - Second Half Troubles Send Tigers to Loss

November 27, 2016

Chicago, Ill. – DePauw and Chicago went in different directions in the second half in the final game of the University of Chicago Tournament on Sunday… Read More

Women's Basketball - DePauw Tops Illinois College and Moves to 4-1

November 27, 2016

DePauw trailed just once against Illinois College and moved to 4-1 on the season following a 72-55 win over the Lady Blues in the third-place game of Illinois… Read More

Celebrate the Season with the DePauw School of Music's Sixth Annual Holiday Gala

November 27, 2016

The chill in the air means it’s time for the DePauw University School of Music’s Holiday Gala. Now in its sixth season, the annual gala will be presented… Read More

Eli's Bookstore & Café Brings "Renewed Sense of Excitement and Purpose to Downtown Greencastle"

November 27, 2015

"A perfect blend of partnership between city and state as well as public and private organizations, Eli’s Bookstore, its adjoining café and the community… Read More

DePauw Chamber Players Perform Wednesday Evening

November 27, 2014

The DePauw Chamber Players, along with faculty violist Nicole Brockmann, will present a short concert, “Disorientation and Warmth: The Conflicted Musical… Read More

Amy Rhodes '04 is Major Gifts Officer at Westminster Christian Academy

November 27, 2014

Amy Rhodes, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed major gifts officer at Westminster Christian Academy. Based in Town and Country, Missouri… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Contributes to Knitting Yarns: Writers on Knitting

November 27, 2013

Barbara Kingsolver, award-winning author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among twenty-seven writers who contribute essays to Knitting Yarns:… Read More

DePauw Women Ranked First in Coaches' Poll

November 27, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - The 5-0 DePauw women's basketball team picked up all eight first-place votes and are this week's unanimous number one team in the … Read More

Minette Conrad Trosch '64 Honored by NC Governor

November 27, 2012

Minette Conrad Trosch, a family law attorney and 1964 graduate of DePauw University, has received the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the most prestigious… Read More

Indiana Society of Chicago Foundation to Honor DePauw & Lee Hamilton '52 at December 1 Event

November 27, 2012

The Indiana Society of Chicago Foundation will honor DePauw University and 1952 graduate Lee Hamilton at the Society's 107th Annual Dinner, this Saturday… Read More

NY Times Story on Maine TV Resignations Cites Prof. Bob Steele '69

November 27, 2012

In a story on the on-air resignation of two Bangor, Maine TV news anchors, the New York Times notes, "The dueling stories about last week's sudden signoff… Read More

Wall Street Journal Article on 4-Year Degree Guarantees Points to DePauw

November 27, 2011

November 27, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "More colleges are offering four-year degree guarantees, where you don't pay extra if your child's education spills… Read More

#9 DePauw Wins Washington Thanksgiving Classic

November 27, 2011

BOX SCORE November 27, 2011, St. Louis, Mo. —  Katie Aldrich scored 19 and Kate Walker added 15 to lead DePauw to a 69-57 win over Washington-St. Louis… Read More

Wabash Shoots 75 Percent in Second Half to Take Rokicki Title Win over DePauw

November 27, 2011

BOX SCORES: Elmhurst-Purdue North Central | DePauw-Wabash OFFICIAL TOURNAMENT SITE November 27, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Wabash shot 75 percent from… Read More

Prindle Institute to Host December 1 Seminar on Cyber Security and the Ethics of Social Networking

November 27, 2011

November 27, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "The Janet Prindle Institute for Ethics at DePauw University will host a free seminar on Cyber Security and the… Read More

Kyle Smitley '07 Discusses How Winter Term Experiences Led Her to Create Socially Responsible Company

November 27, 2010

November 27, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Kyle Smitley, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University and founder and owner of barley & birch, a line of organic children's… Read More

DePauw Defeats Redlands; Mathews Named Classic MVP

November 27, 2010

BOX SCORE November 27, 2010, Thousand Oaks, Calif. —  DePauw shot just under 51 percent for the game and held Redlands to just 31 percent and came away… Read More

DePauw Moves to 3-0 with Rokicki Challenge Win over Rockford; Ohio Wesleyan Tops IU-East

November 27, 2010

BOX SCORES: DePauw-Rockford | Ohio Wesleyan-Indiana East November 27, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw improved to 3-0 on the season and advanced to the… Read More

Jay Endicott '90 Named Major Gift Officer at Asbury Theological Seminary

November 27, 2010

November 27, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Jay Endicott, a 1990 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed major gift officer in the office of advancement… Read More

W. Winston Briggs '84 Named an 'Attorney of Distinction'

November 27, 2009

November 27, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — W. Winston Briggs, a 1984 graduate of DePauw University, "is featured in the November issue of an Atlanta, Ga.,… Read More

USA Today Thanksgiving Column Cites Barbara Kingsolver '77

November 27, 2008

November 27, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "In her delightful best-selling book, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, Barbara Kingsolver described her family's attempts… Read More

DePauw University Band Releases Seventh CD, Starsplitter

November 27, 2008

November 27, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University Band is pleased to announce that its seventh compact disc, Starsplitter, is now available… Read More

Anti-Defamation League to Honor Tim Solso '69

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Tim Solso, chairman and chief executive officer of Cummins, will be honored Thursday in Indianapolis by the Anti-Defamation… Read More

Tigers Ranked Eighth in Both National Polls

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Off to a 3-1 start, the DePauw women's basketball team is ranked eighth in the first regular season release of two… Read More

Three Named to All-SCAC Field Hockey Team

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University junior Kate Dobbins is among three members of the Tigers' field hockey team to earn all-Southern… Read More

Prof. Emeritus Bob Weiss Receives 2007 E.R. Nichols Award

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Robert O. Weiss, professor emeritus of communication and theatre at DePauw University, is the recipient of the 2007… Read More

Moore Named Co-SCAC Player of the Week

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw junior guard Mike Moore was named co-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the… Read More

"We Have Met Our New Leader," Reports Chair of DePauw's Presidential Search Committee

November 27, 2007

Also: Visit the Presidential Search Web Site November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The committee leading the search for DePauw University's next president… Read More

Stoffregen Earns Coach of the Year Honors

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw cross country coach Kori Stoffregen, who led the Tigers to their seventh Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference… Read More

Newly-Created Environmental Sculpture Showcased in INtake

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "You don't have to ask me twice to help build a treehouse. That's just what I did recently at the DePauw University… Read More

15 Tigers Named to All-SCAC Team; Five Earn First Team Honors

November 27, 2007

November 27, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - In exclusive voting by the Southern Colleigate Athletic Conference's nine head football coaches, 15 DePauw student-athletes… Read More

Brown named SCAC Player of the Week

November 27, 2006

December 4, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Senior wing Austin Brown has been selected the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of… Read More

Indiana State Beekeepers Association Honors Senior Biology Major

November 27, 2006

November 27, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Marisa Yochum, a senior biology major and Science Research Fellow at DePauw University, has been named Honey Princess… Read More

"Wise Man" Lee Hamilton '52 is Subject of Chicago Tribune Profile

November 27, 2006

November 27, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The Chicago Tribune labels Lee Hamilton, a 1952 graduate of DePauw University, one of America's "wise men... a storied… Read More

Tigers claim tourney title and improve to 4-1 with win over Wilmington

November 27, 2005

BOX SCORE November 27, 2005, Wilmington, Ohio - DePauw captured the Fred Raizk Memorial Tournament title and improved to 4-1 on the season following an… Read More

DePauw captures Rokicki title with overtime win

November 27, 2005

BOX SCORE November 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Freshman guard Mike Moore scored seven straight overtime points to move DePauw from a two-point deficit… Read More

Maryville takes third in Rokicki Challenge with 104-65 win over D'Youville

November 27, 2005

BOX SCORE November 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - Mike Turpen scored 17 and Matt Regan added 11 to lead Maryville (Mo.) to a 104-65 victory over D'Youville… Read More

Both Basketball Teams Advance to Tournament Championships

November 27, 2005

November 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Alex Stewart scored 18 points and Stephen Schott added 17 to lead the host Tigers (1-2) past the Spartans (0-2)… Read More

Local Convention and Visitors Bureau Seeks DePauw Students' Help in Marketing Project

November 27, 2005

November 27, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "For years, the Putnam County Convention and Visitors Bureau has relied on the area's wealth of antique bridges… Read More

Tigers survive late run by Warriors to advance to Rokicki championship

November 27, 2004

ALBION-WASHINGTON (Mo.) STATS | DEPAUW-WIS. LUTHERAN STATS   GREENCASTLE, Ind. - DePauw led by as many as 18 in the first half before visiting Wisconsin… Read More

Albion tops Washington in opening game of Rokicki Challenge

November 27, 2004

GREENCASTLE, Ind. - Albion improved to 3-0 and advanced to the championship game of the Mike Rokicki Community Versus Cancer Challenge with an 81-61 victory… Read More

John W. Busey II '90 Named Racine, Wisconsin's 'Young Professional of the Year'

November 27, 2004

November 27, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - An infectious drive and desire to make things happen were among the reasons cited by the Young Professionals of… Read More

Oregonian Examination of Holiday TV Marathons Quotes Prof. Kevin Howley

November 27, 2003

November 27, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Odds are, if you do any "channel surfing" on this Thanksgiving weekend, you'll encounter a "marathon" on one of… Read More

Indianapolis Star Previews Women's Soccer Team's Final Four Showdown

November 27, 2003

November 27, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "When John Carter took over as coach of the DePauw University women's soccer team, he inherited a 2-year-old program… Read More

Entrepreneurial Hit 'Angie's List,' Founded by Angie Hicks '95, Eyeing Major Expansion

November 27, 2002

November 27, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Indianapolis-based Angie's List, founded by a DePauw University alumna, is embarking on a major expansion that will… Read More

Vernon Jordan '57 Tells DePauw Tales on PBS' NewsHour

November 27, 2001

November 27, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - 1957 DePauw graduate Vernon E. Jordan Jr. continues to receive a great deal of attention for his recently published… Read More

Join Award-Winning Writer Michael Zadoorian for Reading Wednesday Night

November 27, 2001

November 27, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - Michael Zadoorian, winner of the Great Lakes Colleges Association New Writers Award for 2001 in fiction, will present… Read More

Prof. Glen Kuecker Interviewed at International Conference in Guatemala

November 27, 2001

November 27, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - Glen D. Kuecker, assistant professor of history and coordinator of the conflict studies program at DePauw University… Read More

President Bottoms Tells Washington Post Columnist of Nation's Need to Emphasize Science Education

November 27, 1987

November 27, 1987, Greencastle, Ind. - "When America starts to run out of scientists in the next 10 or 15 years, don't blame Robert Bottoms. He's sounding… Read More