Elisa Villanueva Beard, a 1998 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed co-CEO of Teach For America. TFA is a national teacher corps of recent college graduates who commit two years to teach and to effect change in under-resourced urban and rural public schools. Villanueva Beard had been serving as the organization's chief operating officer.
Number-one DePauw shot a season-low 29.5 percent from the floor, but turned 19 offensive rebounds into 15 points on the way to a 54-46 North Coast Athletic Conference win at Wittenberg
DePauw wrapped up the first full day of competition at the North Coast Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships in fourth place with 230 points
Valarie H. Ziegler, professor of religious studies at DePauw University, co-authors a Valentine's Day Huffington Post piece, "St. Valentine's Eden."
John Dittmer, professor emeritus of history at DePauw University, will present a lecture at MacMurray College in Jacksonville, Illinois, this Thursday, February 21. Dr. Dittmer "will speak about how the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s changed the face of American politics and society," reports the Jacksonville Journal-Courier.
DePauw University student Catherine L. "Katy" Sprinkel, a junior double major in chemistry and English literature,"This is a big week on Jeopardy! , and a night for one DePauw student," WISH-TV news anchor Scott Swan announced this evening as he introduced a story on Catherine L. "Katy" Sprinkel.
4:30pm-5:15pm, Current Periodicals Room, Baker Library
Thayer Professor Eric Fossum, one of the world's experts in solid-state image sensors, invented technology used in nearly all phone cameras.