J. Nichols '89 Featured on CBS This Morning
"A new book sets out to answer some big questions about the brain and bodies of water," reports CBS This Morning .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Prof. Jennifer Adams to Lead Discussion in Maine
"Professor Jennifer Adams from DePauw University will lead a discussion on academic freedom on Monday, July 28, at 7 p.m. at the Good Life Center in Harborside," notes an item in Maine's Ellsworth American .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Exodusters of Putnam County
The Civil War brought an end to slavery in the United States, but not to the racism that sustained it for so long.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Award-Winning Conservationist Patricia Chapple Wright Here Sept. 28...
American primatologist, anthropologist, and conservationist Dr. Patricia Chapple Wright -- the winner of the 2014 Indianapolis Prize -- will come to DePauw University to discuss her work in Madagascar.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Barbara Kingsolver '77 to Receive Library of Virginia's Literary Lifetime Achievement Award
Barbara Kingsolver, acclaimed bestselling author and 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is the 2014 recipient of the Library of Virginia's Literary Lifetime Achievement Award.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
New Book by J. Nichols '89 a "Groundbreaking Work," Opines Columnist
"We intuitively know that the ocean makes us happy, and after years of organizing scholarly conferences to explore the science behind that idea, Davenport resident and biologist Wallace J Nichols has penned a remarkable book titled Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Hillary is Not Newsworthy, Opines Prof. Jeff McCall '76
In Jeff McCall's view, "Television is oversaturating the 'news' agenda with countless updates about everything Hillary Clinton."
Film Project Helmed by Kyle Ham '94 Noted in Hollywood Reporter
" Homeland 's Marc Menchaca and Castle 's Jon Huertas will star in the psychological thriller Reparation from writer-director Kyle Ham," begins a Hollywood Reporter story.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Marjorie Needham Latzko '52, Vocal Group Hall of Fame Inductee, Remembers Her Days in The Chordettes
The voice of Marjorie Needham Latzko, a member of DePauw University's Class of 1952, continues to echo whenever the song Mr. Sandman , a #1 hit in 1954 for The Chordettes, is played.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Jim Powers '78 Named CEO of Crowe Horwath
James "Jim" Powers, a 1978 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed chief executive officer of Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the United States.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Kartik Amarnath '13 Discusses Malaysian Homelessness With Newspaper
"Last week I met up with a 22-year-old research graduate from the U.S. by the name of Kartik Amarnath," writes Anthony SB Thanasayan in Free Malaysia Today .
The Star Press
James W. Hess, 81
Jim was born in Peoria, Illinois on May 5, 1933, the son of the late Lowell Russell Hess and Mildred G. Johnson Hess Gaskill.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Article on 'The Last Aryans' Cites Prof. Mona Bhan
"The Brogpas living in Ladakh, India-administered Kashmir, claim to be the last of the Aryans," reports Al Jazeera .
Rock Hill Herald
Private schools add lacrosse to attract students
The Indianapolis Business Journal reports DePauw University started teams last year, Wabash College is launching a program next year and University of Indianapolis is starting a program in 2016.
Lowell Five praises work of David Karpinsky
David Karpinsky, vice president of finance at the Lowell Five Cent Savings Bank, was recently named to receive the bank's Employee Excellence Award for June.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Wells Fargo Bank Promotes Gavin Graham '11
Gavin G. Graham, a 2011 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed a small business specialist by Wells Fargo Bank in Anchorage, Alaska.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Bud Walters '63 to Receive NAB's National Radio Award
Bayard H. "Bud" Walters, founder and president of the Cromwell Group and 1963 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of the 2014 National Radio Award.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Indiana Gov. Appoints Danielle McGrath '07 Deputy Chief of Staff
Danielle McGrath, a 2007 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed by Indiana Governor Mike Pence to serve as his deputy chief of staff for legislative affairs.
Role of Prof. Mark Kannowski in Grading Advanced Placement Tests is Noted
"It's sort of like summer camp -- just for highly educated adults," notes a Pacific Standard article on educators who go to Kansas City, Missouri, each June to grade Advanced Placement tests for the College Board.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Lucky No. 33 keeps new women's coach busy
Larry Bird wore it as a player, and she did, too. She wore it during four standout seasons on the DePauw University women's basketball team.