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Discover what happened on December 5th in years past.

DePauw Sustains Season's First Loss

December 5, 2018

DePauw cut a 13-point deficit to five with 2:14 left, but 14th-ranked Wittenberg scored seven straight and topped the Tigers, 77-66 Read More

Big Start Propels #23/24 DePauw to NCAC Win over Wittenberg

December 5, 2018

DePauw jumped out to a 25-point lead in the opening eight minutes of its North Coast Athletic Conference contest against visiting Wittenberg and held off… Read More

Gil Durán '98 Named Sacramento Bee's Opinion Editor

December 5, 2018

"Gil Durán, a former journalist and communications director for U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and press secretary for Gov. Jerry Brown, has been named as… Read More

Don Daseke '61 to be Inducted Into Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans

December 5, 2017

Don R. Daseke, founder, president, CEO and chairman of Daseke, Inc. and 1961 graduate of DePauw University, is among 12 business, civic and cultural leaders… Read More

Attorney Marisa Rouse '12 Practicing with Bass, Berry & Sims

December 5, 2017

Marisa Rouse, a 2012 graduate of DePauw University, has joined the Memphis, Tennessee office of Bass, Berry & Sims PLC as an associate attorney. "Rouse… Read More

"Let’s Join Together to Protect Our Investment in All Dreamers," President McCoy Writes in Washington Post

December 5, 2017

"While most American colleges are said to tilt left, I am the president of a liberal arts college in a state that tilts right," writes D. Mark McCoy, president… Read More

Carrie Birge '08 Hosts One of Indy's "Top Trivia Nights"

December 5, 2017

An Indianapolis Star article headlined "11 questions you might be asked at Indianapolis' top trivia nights" cites "Trivia Tuesday" at Metazoa Brewing in… Read More

A Record Nine DePauw Students Receive Gilman International Scholarships for Spring Semester

December 5, 2017

Nine DePauw University students have won the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad in spring 2018. They follow four… Read More

Hunt and Hepp Earn D3Football.com All-Region Honors

December 5, 2016

Following an 8-2 campaign that included a season-ending win over Wabash for possession of the Monon Bell, a pair of Tigers earned D3football.com All-North… Read More

Thesis Statements

December 5, 2016

On an evening in early November, while many students were settling in for the night, a group of senior Honor Scholars were showcasing their on-going research… Read More

DePauw's New Hoover Dining Hall Cited by Two Publications

December 5, 2016

"During a noon luncheon meeting of the Greater Greencastle Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Tuesday, Bruce Clute, DePauw University director of collaborative… Read More

Tigers Drop to 0-2 in Conference Play

December 5, 2015

Wooster, Ohio – It was a day to forget for the DePauw men’s basketball team as they fell to Wooster 85-56 in a North Coast Athletic Conference matchup… Read More

#24 DePauw Opens NCAC Title Defense with 61-48 Win at Wooster

December 5, 2015

DePauw scored the final five points of the first half and opened the second half with a 16-5 run on the way to a 61-48 North Coast Athletic Conference… Read More

Tigers Wrap up Competition at TPSC Invitational

December 5, 2015

DePauw totaled 631 points and finished sixth at the Total Performance Sports Camps Invitational hosted by Kenyon Read More

DePauw Wraps up Competition at Kenyon's TPSC Invitational

December 5, 2015

DePauw totaled 654.5 points and finished sixth at Kenyon's Total Performance Sports Camps Invitational. Pennsylvania won with 2,945 points, while Kenyon… Read More

Prof. Brett O'Bannon is Editor of Reassessing the Responsibility to Protect

December 5, 2015

Reassessing the Responsibility to Protect: Conceptual and Operational Challenges, edited by Brett O'Bannon, Leonard E. and Mary B. Howell Professor of… Read More

Another Big Day for DePauw's Men

December 5, 2014

On a day that included school records and NCAA "B" cuts the Tigers moved to fourth place with 417 points at the Total Performance Invitational Read More

More "B" Cuts for Newlon as Tigers are Sixth at Total Performance Invitational

December 5, 2014

A couple of NCAA "B" cut times highlighted DePauw's second day of competition at Kenyon's Total Performance Invitational Read More

Company Founded by 2002 Grads Matt DeLeon & Eric Fruth Earns Awards  

December 5, 2014

Columbus Running Company, an Ohio-based chain of four stores co-founded by 2002 DePauw University graduates Eric J. Fruth and Matthew L. DeLeon, "has been… Read More

Tigers Begin Competition at Kenyon; 800 Free Relay Earns "B" Cut

December 5, 2013

Gambier, Ohio - DePauw opened competition at Kenyon's Total Performance Invitational tonight and notched its first NCAA "B" cut of the meet. The Tigers'… Read More

Twelfth-ranked Tigers Open Competition at Kenyon; 800 Free Relay Notches "B" Cut Time

December 5, 2013

Gambier, Ohio - The 12th-ranked DePauw men opened competition tonight at the Total Performance Invitational hosted by Kenyon College. The Tigers' 800-yard… Read More

Scott Ullem '89 Appointed CFO at Edwards Lifesciences

December 5, 2013

Scott B. Ullem, a 1989 DePauw University graduate, has been appointed chief financial officer and corporate vice president at Edwards Lifesciences Corporation… Read More

Otolaryngologist Kimberly Kinder '03 Joins Albuquerque Medical Group

December 5, 2013

Kimberly J. Kinder, M.D., a 2003 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Presbyterian Medical Group in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is practicing as… Read More

Monon Bell Classic Featured on Phone Book Cover

December 5, 2012

A rite of fall for the DePauw University community is celebrated on the front cover of the 2012-13 Yellowbook, phone listings that are distributed in Putnam… Read More

Brother of David Joeckel '10 in Running for Outland Trophy

December 5, 2012

"For now, Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel is focused on the Outland Trophy, the award he envisioned winning when other youth-league football players… Read More

Preston Wills Named Regional Coach of the Year

December 5, 2012

Greencastle, Ind. - After leading DePauw to a school-record 21 wins and its first appearance in the NCAA Division III Championship semifinals, head field… Read More

2012 Monon Bell DVD Just in From Factory and Ready to Ship

December 5, 2012

Order DVD Online Three-and-a-half weeks after the 119th battle for the Monon Bell took place in Crawfordsville, the DVD of the football game -- loaded… Read More

Red Wolves Strong Second Half Start Sends Tigers to Defeat

December 5, 2011

BOX SCORE December 5, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Visiting Indiana East used a 15-2 run early in the second half to pull away from DePauw and then held… Read More

Jenny Vance '00 on List of Nation's Top Sales Lead Managers

December 5, 2011

December 5, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Jenny Vance, president and co-founder of Indianapolis-based LeadJen and 2000 graduate of DePauw University, is again… Read More

Entrepreneur Mike Langellier '04 Sells Company, Creates "Milestone" for Orr Fellowship Program

December 5, 2011

December 5, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "A program to identify and cultivate this next generation (of entrepreneurs) -- the Orr Entrepreneurial Fellowship… Read More

Three Student Journalists Honored in HSPA Foundation's 'Better Newspaper Contest'

December 5, 2011

December 5, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — Three student journalists at DePauw University were among the winners at this weekend's Hoosier State Press Association… Read More

Pollster Scott Rasmussen '86 Comments on Change in GOP Presidential Front-Runner

December 5, 2011

December 5, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — The recent rise of Newt Gingrich in polls tracking the race for the Republican presidential nomination is "similar… Read More

DePauw Hangs on for 58-55 SCAC Win over Rhodes

December 5, 2010

BOX SCORE December 5, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw used a 9-0 run over a 1:32 stretch of the second half and held off a late Rhodes rally to defeat… Read More

#8 DePauw Remains Perfect in SCAC with 68-37 Win over Rhodes

December 5, 2010

BOX SCORE December 5, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw improved to 5-1 overall and 2-0 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference after a 68-37 win… Read More

Lee Hamilton '52 Offers Suggestions for Ending Political Polarization

December 5, 2010

December 5, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — According to veteran statesman Lee Hamilton, "There's a funny thing going on in our national politics right now:… Read More

DePauw's Men Win Fifth Invitational in Last Six Years

December 5, 2009

DePauw Invitational Site with Links to Results December 5, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw, ranked 19th in Division III, totaled 759 points and claimed… Read More

DePauw Women Post Record Point Total in Winning Fourth Straight Title

December 5, 2009

  DePauw Invitational Site with Links to Results December 5, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  The DePauw women established a DePauw Invitational scoring record… Read More

Battle of Unbeatens in Birmingham on Sunday

December 5, 2009

December 5, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw and Birmingham-Southern each take 5-0 overall records and 1-0 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference records… Read More

20th-ranked Women Wrap up SCAC Weekend at Birmingham-Southern

December 5, 2009

December 5, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 20th-ranked Tigers travel to Birmingham-Southern for a Noon CST Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference game… Read More

DePauw Divers Compete at Rose-Hulman

December 5, 2009

December 5, 2009, Terre Haute, Ind. — Several Tigers competed at the Rose-Hulman Diving Invitational with Morgan Crandall leading the way with a pair of… Read More

Tony Winner Alice Ripley '85 to Teach 'Making it on Broadway' Classes

December 5, 2009

December 5, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "A host of Broadway favorites will be instructors during the upcoming Making It on Broadway winter intensives," including… Read More

Tigers Drop Three-Point Contest at Second-ranked Oglethorpe

December 5, 2008

BOX SCORE December 5, 2008, Atlanta, Ga. — The 19th-ranked Tigers battled back from a seven-point deficit with less than two minutes remaining, but Oglethorpe's… Read More

DePauw Women Lead after First Day of Invitational

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw totaled 428.5 points after the first day of competition at the DePauw Invitational and holds a lead voer… Read More

Tiger Men in First after First Day of DePauw Invitational

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. —  Following the first day of the DePauw Invitational, DePauw holds a narrow one-point lead over second-place Wittenberg… Read More

Tigers' Late Rally Falls Short in SCAC Opener

December 5, 2008

BOX SCORE December 5, 2008, Atlanta, Ga. — Visiting DePauw trimmed a 13-point deficit to two in the final minute, but Oglethorpe held on for a 67-63 victory… Read More

Gaza Needs Actions, Not Words: UNRWA Chief Karen AbuZayd '63

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. — "As we approach the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the steadily rising death toll… Read More

DePauw Takes Early Lead Through Friday Prelims

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. —  Following this morning's prelim competition, DePauw has taken the early lead at the 22nd annual DePauw Invitational… Read More

Friday's Prelims are Complete at 22nd Annual DePauw Invitational

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. —  The 22nd annual DePauw Swimming Invitational got underway this morning and DePauw has taken the early lead. The… Read More

First SCAC Test Features Battle of Nationally-ranked Teams

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Atlanta, Ga. —  DePauw, ranked 19th in the latest USA Today/ESPN Division III Coaches' Poll and 23rd by D3hoops.com, takes its 3-2 record… Read More

DePauw Opens SCAC Play Tonight at Oglethorpe

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Atlanta, Ga. —  DePauw, on a three-game win streak, takes its 3-2 record into its first Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference game… Read More

Jane Pauley Among 5 to be Inducted Into DePauw-Based Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame

December 5, 2008

December 5, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. — Former NBC Today host Jane Pauley and Craig Klugman, editor of the Journal Gazette in Fort Wayne, are among five… Read More

DePauw's Science Research Fellows Find Success in Planning Their Futures

December 5, 2008

DePauw University has been preparing students for future careers in science for many years, but a recent trio of Goldwater Scholars—the most from any liberal… Read More

Hamil Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior Maddison Hamil was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Swimmer of the Week for… Read More

Fernandez Nets Career-High 32 in Eighth-Ranked Tigers' Win

December 5, 2007

BOX SCORE December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Jenna Fernandez (pictured) hit her first nine field goal tries and finished the game with a career-high… Read More

Women's Basketball Team Remains #8 in Latest Poll

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The defending champions of Division III women's basketball, the DePauw University Tigers, remain #8 in the nation… Read More

Judson Green '74 and NAVTEQ Open Traffic Broadcast Studio in Chicago

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - NAVTEQ and its president and CEO, Judson C. Green, have opened a traffic broadcast studio at 425 W. Randolph Street… Read More

Cook Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw sophomore John Cook has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Swimmer of the Week for… Read More

Eighth-Ranked Tigers Host Augustana Tonight

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Eighth-ranked DePauw takes a 4-1 record and a school record 14-game home win streak into tonight's non-conference… Read More

Housing Market "Doesn't Look Slow" to SF Realtor Bonnie Spindler '82

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "It doesn't look slow to me," Bonnie Spindler of Zephyr Real Estate tells the San Francisco Chronicle of the current… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Has "Contributed Greatly" to "New Movement"

December 5, 2007

December 5, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "[Barbara] Kingsolver's writing has contributed greatly to the dialogue surrounding a new movement," asserts Kate… Read More

Prof. Wayne Glausser Receives 2006-07 Exemplary Teaching Award

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Wayne E. Glausser, professor of English at DePauw, is the recipient of the Exemplary Teaching Award for 2006-07.… Read More

Tigers place two on all-region squad

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw seniors Davis Federspiel and Mary Beth Robinson have been selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association… Read More

Noel and Rielley earn all-region honors

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior forward Nick Noel (pictured) and junior midfielder Jeremy Rielley have earned men's soccer all-region… Read More

Tigers ranked in both national polls

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Following another successful fall season, the DePauw women's golf team is ranked third by both the National Golf… Read More

"Evenhanded" Lee Hamilton '52 in Spotlight as Iraq Study Group Prepares to Release Report

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "Television cameras dogged former Rep. Lee Hamilton last week as reporters pushed for details about the Iraq Study… Read More

'86 Grads Phil Vieke and Phil Wendel on Basketball Hall of Fame 'Silver Anniversary Team'

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Tim Vieke and Phil Wendel -- both 1986 graduates of DePauw University -- are among 13 men "named to the Indiana Basketball… Read More

Entrepreneur Angie Hicks '95 Now Keeping 'List' in 83 Cities

December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "They feel a social obligation to report about their experience," Angie Hicks, co-founder of Angie's List and 1995… Read More

War on Terror Gets Poor Marks in "Report Card" Issued by 9/11 Commission and Co-Chair Lee Hamilton '52

December 5, 2005

December 5, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - The 9/11 Commission -- co-chaired by Lee Hamilton, a 1952 graduate of DePauw University, "is giving Congress and… Read More

Author Cathy Day '91 Returns to Indiana to Share Stories of The Circus in Winter

December 5, 2005

December 5, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Cathy Day read from her book like she was telling close friends her hometown story over a beer after work," begins… Read More

Intelligence Reforms, Unanimously Approved by 9/11 Commission Vice-Chaired by Lee Hamilton '52, Face "Showdown" on Capitol Hill This Week

December 5, 2004

December 5, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "The President has put his position, his prestige, his credibility, on the line on this bill," says Lee Hamilton… Read More

Esther Reece Painter '57 Elected to Connecticut House of Representatives

December 5, 2004

December 5, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - Esther Reece Painter, a 1957 graduate of DePauw University, "was sworn in November 16 as representative for the 50th… Read More

Indianapolis Star's Weekly Political Column Notes DePauw Visit by Charlie Cook

December 5, 2004

December 5, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "Political analyst Charlie Cook appeared at DePauw University last week to talk about the recent presidential election… Read More

Students' Holiday Music Performance Previewed in Newspaper

December 5, 2004

December 5, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "We look forward to a Baroque trio ensemble from the DePauw University School of Music," notes the briefs from Rushville… Read More

DePauw doubles up Manchester; Rose-Hulman hangs on for win in DePauw Classic

December 5, 2003

Rose-Hulman-Greenville Box Score | DePauw-Manchester Box Score   Greencastle, Ind. - Sarah Zondor scored a career-high 24 points and Lindsay Houin added… Read More

Chicago's Aguijon Theater Company Performs Sunday Afternoon

December 5, 2003

December 5, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - On Sunday, December 7, DePauw University's Performing Arts Series is proud to present Chicago's acclaimed Aguijon… Read More

John Neighbours '71 Joins Christian Theological Seminary Board

December 5, 2003

December 5, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - John T. Neighbours, a partner in the law firm of Baker & Daniels and a 1971 graduate of DePauw University, has been… Read More

Anne Peckinpaugh '00 Quoted in Star Story on 'Theology on Tap'

December 5, 2002

December 5, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - An article in today's Indianapolis Star on a program called Theology on Tap includes the perspective of a young alumna… Read More

Award-Winning Dr. G. Robert DeLong '57 Credited with Curing 'Centuries-Old Ills'

December 5, 2002

December 5, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Dr. G. Robert DeLong, associate professor of pediatrics at Duke University Medical Center and a 1957 graduate of… Read More

Another Month, Another New Record for DePauw.edu -- 7.8 Million 'Hits'

December 5, 2002

December 5, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University's Web site received 7,804,993 "hits" during the month of November, smashing the record of 7,425… Read More

Prof. Valarie Ziegler Receives 2002 Trinity Prize

December 5, 2002

December 5, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - Valarie H. Ziegler, Professor of Religious Studies at DePauw University, received the inaugural Trinity Prize at… Read More

Rob Apatoff '80 at the Table for CNBC's Power Lunch

December 5, 2001

December 5, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - If you were watching the nation's top cable television business channel during the middle of what's been a robustly… Read More

Legendary DePauw Story Recounted in New Book

December 5, 2001

December 5, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - Alex Vraciu, a 1941 graduate of DePauw University pulled a prank during his school days that has been talked about… Read More

John Kellogg '62 New VP of Marketing at Simpson College

December 5, 2001

December 5, 2001, Greencastle, Ind. - John A. Kellogg, a 1962 graduate of DePauw University, has been named the new vice president for marketing at Simpson… Read More

DePauw Chamber Symphony to Perform Spain/France Pre-Tour Concert

December 5, 2000

December 5, 2000, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw Chamber Symphony will travel to Spain and France in January to perform the 2001 Concert Tour. The Orchestra… Read More

TV Station On Hand as DePauw's Media Symposium Wraps Up

December 5, 1986

December 5, 1986, Greencastle, Ind. - "DePauw University has designed a new program for its students, one that will give liberal arts majors insight into… Read More

DePauw One of Nation's Top Comprehensive Universities: US News & World Report

December 5, 1983

December 5, 1983, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw University is ranked #4 among "Comprehensive Universities" east of the Mississippi River in the November 28… Read More