Denison University will partner with a state-wide collaboration of Ohio’s private colleges and universities on a new program designed to allow families to visit up to four private schools over two days, Monday and Tuesday, July 13 and 14.
The student-led Denison Venture Philanthropy is issuing a Request for Proposal to local organizations which will provide a $10,000 grant and 200 student volunteer hours to a program which effects meaningful change in the lives of others.
Denison received a record-breaking number of applications, nearly 6,100 for some 600 places in the Class of 2019. A record ten percent of the Class of 2019 is coming from outside the U.S. — another all-time high for Denison.
The Frederic K. W. Curry Theatre Award was given to Jennifer Beck '15. The award honors a graduating senior who, like Curry, has made a significant contribution to theatre at Denison while majoring in another discipline.
Steven Doty, professor of physics and astronomy, and Linda Krumholz, professor of English, were honored by Denison with the 2015 Charles Brickman teaching excellence award for their consummate dedication and commitment to their students.
Denison students engaged in original scholarship a national research project and they were listed as authors on a peer-reviewed scientific paper on the evolution of an unusual chromosome in fruit flies.
Denison students had a special opportunity to work on a national research project that is being published in the May issue of “G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics.” Students engaged in original scholarship, and they were listed as authors on a peer-reviewed scientific paper on the evolution of an unusual chromosome in fruit flies.
Laura Russell received recognition for her paper, “Narrative Inquiry and the Praxis of Ethical and Relational Storytelling,” at the professional conference of the Central States Communication Association.
The Princeton Review has recognized Denison's committed approach to sustainability and has listed Denison among the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges: 2015 Edition.”
The Kussmaul Award, given jointly by the Granville Chamber of Commerce and Denison University to honor a Denison student who strengthens town and gown ties, was given to Clary Sawyer, a Denison University senior from Menlo Park, Calif.
Denison University has been recognized by Hospice of Central Ohio with the 2015 Hospice of Central Ohio Good Neighbor Award for work done by the Denison Community Association’s Hospice Volunteer Group.