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This Day in DePauw History

This Day in DePauw History

Discover what happened on June 19th in years past.

Attorney Virginia Gibson '76 to Speak in Michigan Friday

June 19, 2019

Virginia Gibson, partner in the law firm of Hogan Lovells USLLP and 1976 graduate of DePauw University, "will present the current status on the rule of… Read More

Women's Golf - Foley Earns Second Google Cloud Academic All-America® Honor

June 19, 2019

DePauw rising senior and golfer Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III At-Large… Read More

Todd Williams '94 is Chief Strategy Officer at Medicine Man Technologies

June 19, 2019

Todd Williams, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, has joined Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX: MDCL) as chief strategy officer. The company is… Read More

Arts Council of Indianapolis CEO Dave Lawrence '90 to Lead Florida's Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

June 19, 2018

"Dave Lawrence is stepping down as president and CEO of the Arts Council of Indianapolis after 19 years in the position, he announced Tuesday afternoon… Read More

Research by Prof. Salil Benegal Finds Link Between Views on Climate Change & Race

June 19, 2018

"People who doubt the truth of climate change are more likely to hold racist views, a large-scale study of American attitudes has revealed," begins a … Read More

Silkroad's Global Musician Workshop to Feature Five Free Concerts, June 27 - July 1

June 19, 2018

For the fourth consecutive year, Silkroad’s Global Music Workshop will take place at DePauw University, June 25–July 1, and the public is invited to enjoy… Read More

Nathan Collins '04 is Editor at Ohio's CityScene Media Group

June 19, 2018

Nathan Collins, a 2004 graduate of DePauw University, has joined CityScene Media Group as editor. (photo by Gwendolyn Zaczepinski) Collins comes to the… Read More

Walker Cup Recipient Sarah Fears '17 Featured in Her Hometown Newspaper

June 19, 2017

Sarah Fears, a May 2017 graduate of DePauw University, "attributes her commitment to community service to her parents, Eve and Robert Fears," writes Sue… Read More

1911 Graduate's "Multidimensional" Life Recounted in Ross Calvin: Interpreter of the American Southwest

June 19, 2016

"He was multidimensional," author Ron Hamm says of the Rev. Ross Calvin, the 1911 DePauw University graduate who is the subject of Hamm's book, Ross Calvin:… Read More

Amanda Miller Luciano '03 on Transitioning from Journalist to Realtor

June 19, 2015

"Colorado Springs native Amanda Miller Luciano worked in journalism for nearly a decade before deciding last year to become a Realtor -- a career that… Read More

Democracy Depends on Strong, Independent Media Outlets: Lee Hamilton '52

June 19, 2014

"It's been a while since a news story so quickly provoked such a storm of public indignation that a cabinet secretary -- deservedly or not -- had no choice… Read More

Rev. Peter Curts '06 Named Teaching Pastor at Southern Indiana Church

June 19, 2013

Peter H. Curts, a 2006 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed teaching pastor at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Floyd County, Indiana… Read More

Prof. Katya Kramer-Lapin Performs for Greencastle Summer Music Festival

June 19, 2012

Katya Kramer-Lapin (piano), part-time accompanist and part-time assistant professor of music at DePauw University, and her husband, Matvey Lapin (violin)… Read More

The Team That Bretscher Built

June 19, 2012

Mary M. Bretscher began building a successful women’s swimming and diving  program from the ground up 37 years ago. Bretscher, who retires from coaching… Read More

Case Nafziger '12 is Semifinalist in National Vocal Competition

June 19, 2012

Case M. Nafziger, a May 2012 graduate of DePauw University, is among 18 competitors who will take part in the semifinals of the inaugural National Association… Read More

Development Officer Bill Pike Answers Calling

June 19, 2011

June 19, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "It was just in the last year that Pastor Bill Pike heard the calling to begin looking for a congregation to lead,"… Read More

Information Technologists to Gather at DePauw, June 21-24

June 19, 2010

June 19, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Instructional technologists, librarians and faculty members from liberal arts colleges across the nation are coming… Read More

Dick Tomey '60 Among Inaugural Inductees of HS Football Hall of Fame

June 19, 2009

June 19, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Dick Tomey, head football coach at San Jose State University and 1960 graduate of DePauw University, is a member of… Read More

DePauw Finishes 39th in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup

June 19, 2009

June 19, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Led by three teams finishing in the top nine in their respective NCAA Championships and two others in the top 20, DePauw… Read More

Ashley Clark '09 and 18 Classmates Prepare to Teach For America

June 19, 2009

June 19, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Ashley R. Clark, a May 2009 graduate of DePauw University, "is a first generation college student who will be teaching… Read More

Barbara Kingsolver '77 Schedules November Appearance in San Francisco

June 19, 2009

June 19, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Barbara Kingsolver, the bestselling author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, will appear in San Francisco on November… Read More

Paula Dehn '73 Appointed Dean of College and VP at Kentucky Wesleyan

June 19, 2008

June 19, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. — Paula Dehn, a 1973 graduate of DePauw University, will become the new dean of the college and vice president of academic… Read More

DePauw-Bound Student Playing in All-Star Basketball Exhibition

June 19, 2008

June 19, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Among the players representing "Team Indiana" in an all-star basketball game Saturday night in Olney, Illinois is "the… Read More

Obama's Senior Working Group on National Security Includes Lee Hamilton '52

June 19, 2008

June 19, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Lee H. Hamilton, veteran statesman and 1952 graduate of DePauw University, is a member of presumptive Democratic presidential… Read More

Prof. Orcenith Smith Conducting at IU-Southeast String Clinic

June 19, 2008

June 19, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Orcenith Smith, professor in the DePauw University School of Music, will serve as guest conductor at the Indiana University-Southeast… Read More

Daniel Bretscher '06 Wins Iowa's Hy-Vee Triathlon

June 19, 2007

June 19, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "There's probably not an abundance of people outside of Iowa that consider Des Moines to be a vital launching point… Read More

Gina Preston Appointed Field Hockey Coach

June 19, 2007

June 19, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "Gina Preston, a Louisville native and Centre College graduate, was named head field hockey coach at DePauw University… Read More

President Bush Nominates David James '94 as Assistant Secretary of Labor

June 19, 2007

June 19, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - President George W. Bush has appointed David W. James, a 1994 graduate of DePauw University, to serve as assistant secretary… Read More

Megan Greves '99 Promoted to Assistant Principal at Indiana Middle School

June 19, 2006

June 19, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "Megan Greves, Clay Middle School's current '10-month' assistant principal, has been promoted to full-time assistant… Read More

Prof. Ken Bode Reviews New Book on Clinton Presidency in Boston Globe

June 19, 2005

June 19, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Of all the Clinton books to date, this is the best of breed," opines Ken Bode of The Survivor: Bill Clinton in the… Read More

Caroline Mitchell '04 First Runner-Up for 'Miss Kentucky 2005'

June 19, 2005

June 19, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "Caroline Mitchell, 21, was the first runner-up" at this weekend's Miss Kentucky pageant, reports today's Lexington… Read More

Newspaper Profiles Prof. Emeritus James Mannon and His New Book, Epilogue

June 19, 2005

June 19, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - "What he describes as some of the saddest days of his life, are also the days [James] Mannon decided to turn to writing… Read More

Prof. Ken Bode on Dick Cheney and the New Power of the Vice Presidency

June 19, 2004

June 19, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "On a recent trip to China, Vice President Dick Cheney gave a speech to university students," begins this week's op-ed… Read More

DePauw Among Pioneers in Digital Library Movement, Notes University Business

June 19, 2003

June 19, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - "In Indiana, technologists at DePauw University have compiled more than 2,500 art history images, and digitized them… Read More

Former Astronaut Joe Allen '59 to Appear at Tennessee Air Show

June 19, 2003

June 19, 2003, Greencastle, Ind. - Joseph P. Allen IV, Ph.D., a former astronaut, chairman of the board of directors of Veridian Corporation, and a 1959… Read More

DePauw Students' Service to Flood-Ravaged Puno, Peru Noted in Habitat World

June 19, 1986

June 19, 1986, Greencastle, Ind. - A grand celebration is planned for July 7 in the city of Puno, Peru, notes the June issue of Habitat World magazine… Read More

DePauw #9 in Nation & Tops in GLCA for Voluntary Support

June 19, 1981

June 19, 1981, Greencastle, Ind. - A new survey of voluntary support to the nation's colleges and universities ranks DePauw University ninth out of 473… Read More