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Lost and found

Posted in Voices of Denison on July 17, 2014

In her new book, Andrea Ruehrwein Raynor ’83 recalls the moment she realized she was on the right life path—a path that had taken her by surprise.

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Road trip!

Posted in Voices of Denison on July 16, 2014

Anneka Buehler ’13 and her dad, Mark Buehler ’80, document their father-daughter journey from Chapel Walk to their home in California — and Roundel magazine went along for the ride.

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Storytellers

Posted in Academics & Research on June 27, 2014

The Reynolds Young Writers Workshop took place last week, and this year’s group had a special guest—a student who traveled more than 8,000 miles to be here.

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Big Fun: Reunion 2014

Posted in On Campus on June 3, 2014

Another glorious Reunion Weekend—and we have it all in photos!

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Dear Alumni: Welcome Home!

Posted in On Campus on May 28, 2014

Things may look a little different around here, even for recent grads making their way back to campus for Reunion Weekend 2014. Here’s a quick guide to all the “new” that’s made its way to Denison since 2009.

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We are family

Posted in On Campus on May 15, 2014

When the Class of 2014 graduates on Saturday, some members will be carrying on the family tradition of earning a Denison degree.

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Denison goes to the movies

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 9, 2014

Steve Carell ’84 and Jennifer Garner ’94 team up at last — and behind the scenes, a good bit of Big Red hilarity ensues.

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Heeding your call

Posted in On Campus on April 22, 2014

David Howitt ’90 brings budding entrepreneurs lessons from the field.

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Stolen memories

Posted in Voices of Denison on April 16, 2014

The next issue of Denison Magazine explores the realities of Alzheimer’s disease and the alumni fighting it first-hand. Writer David Zivan ’88 shows us what it looks like in person.

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Comedy break

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 14, 2014

While many spring breakers across the nation were beach bound, the Burpee’s Seedy Theatrical Company headed for stages in the Windy City.

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Denison Grad Coaches In NCAA Championship Game

Denison grad coaches in NCAA Championship game

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 6, 2014

John Robic, Denison class of 1986, is on his way to his fourth national championship game Monday night in Dallas as assistant coach of the Kentucky Wildcats, and we’ll be cheering him on.

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Mardi Gras’ second home

Posted in Voices of Denison on March 4, 2014

As Mardi Gras kicks off in New Orleans, we offer a snapshot of a lesser-known — but still elaborate — celebration.

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Anything grows

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 21, 2014

Lia Crosby ’13 and Shane Richmond ’13 are pushing their local food mission—and helping the community along the way.

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After Work

Anyone want to meet up after work?

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 29, 2014

On Jan. 29, the college hosted the 9th annual “After Work with Denison … Everywhere!” event—and Denisonians took over pubs and restaurants all over the country and beyond. (UPDATED)

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Call and response

Posted in On Campus on January 28, 2014

Denison’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration reminded us that King’s dream has yet to be fulfilled—and that it’s up to us to continue dreaming.

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A shark bites

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 27, 2014

Berry Wanless ’99 and his sister Betsy Johnson take their business to ABC’s Shark Tank.

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Denison in the Blogosphere (1/17/14)

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 17, 2014

How to draw the human heart, become a fashionista, and make the most of your time on the Hill.

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A soldier in the poverty war

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 15, 2014

Fifty years ago, the U.S. government launched the War on Poverty under Lyndon B. Johnson. Today, the battle continues, and Robert Caldwell ’82 is fighting hard.

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Dodo Revolution

Dodo revolution

Posted in Academics & Research on December 2, 2013

It’s possible to bring many species — or their very close cousins — back from extinction, but is it the right thing to do?

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What A Weekend

What a weekend!

Posted in On Campus on October 7, 2013

Big Red Weekend was a heck of a good time—and it helped that Denison dominated on the athletic fields.

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BIG RED WEEKEND

A big start to Big Red Weekend

Posted in On Campus on October 4, 2013

Denison welcomed parents, alumni, family and friends for a fun fall weekend on campus.

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The Denisonian staff of 1959-60 certainly understood the phrase "cut and paste."

The power of print

Posted in Voices of Denison on September 11, 2013

David Sweet ’85 still believes in the power of print. He believes in it so much, in fact, that he decided to launch a couple of newspapers.

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Hilltopper

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 16, 2013

On her first big climb, Liza Hudock ’12 brought some very important gear to the top of Mount Rainier.

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National treasure

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 12, 2013

Denison alumnus William G. Bowen ’55 has been awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama.

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A new home at the Homestead

Posted in On Campus on July 8, 2013

Students, alumni, staff and others are working hard at the Homestead this summer to build Cabin 6—the newest addition to the “living experiment.”

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How Can They Keep From Singing?

How can they keep from singing?

Posted in On Campus on June 26, 2013

Dr. William Osborne and his Denison Singers marked yet another triumphant return to Granville, making music and making merry as only they can.

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Rolling Out the Big Red Carpet

Rolling out the Big Red Carpet

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 24, 2013

Sharon Siegel Carr ’73 and Carl Moellenberg ’74, a pair of Broadway producers, raked in the awards at this month’s Tonys.

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Poetry in Motion

Poetry in motion

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 20, 2013

Jennifer Luebbers ’09 shares her work, which recently earned her the Diane Middlebrook Poetry Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Top Teach

Top teach

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 10, 2013

When Alison Grizzle ’97 became the Alabama Teacher of the Year, she was proud to represent a school that doesn’t always get the attention it deserves.

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The Little Things

The little things

Posted in On Campus on June 5, 2013

Alumni often notice how much has changed since graduation when they come back for Reunion Weekend—but they also notice that some things never change.

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Easy Rider

Easy rider

Posted in On Campus on May 31, 2013

Folks are arriving for Reunion by plane, train, and automobile, but Cam Shuford ’63 pedaled his way to Denison.

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Home Sweet Home

Home sweet home

Posted in On Campus on May 30, 2013

Reunion Weekend 2013 kicks off today with the arrival of the Class of 1963. Let’s get this party started.

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Things I Wish I Knew at 22

Five things I wish I knew at 22

Posted in Voices of Denison on May 24, 2013

His daughter’s college graduation got Matthew Harrington ’84 thinking about a few important life lessons.

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Expert advice

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 23, 2013

On the heels of a National Medal for the Columbus Museum of Art, we asked Executive Director Nannette Maciejunes ’75 to share her picks for “must-see” CMA exhibitions.

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And Away They Go

And away they go

Posted in On Campus on May 10, 2013

It’s hard to say goodbye, but at least the Class of 2013 had fun in the process.

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Home of the Big Red

Home of the Big Red

Posted in On Campus on April 24, 2013

With the dedication of the Mitchell Center, alumnus Lou Mitchell’s dream officially came true.

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While teaching music to students in Tanzania, Kurt Ebsary '12 wrote and recorded an album with them, and he hopes the sales from their CD will help to fund a soundproof recording room for the school.

The sound of music

Posted in Voices of Denison on April 16, 2013

Kurt Ebsary ’12 has teamed up with students at the International School Moshi to record an album to raise funds for the school in Tanzania.

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A Life's Work on Death Row

A life’s work on death row

Posted in On Campus on April 12, 2013

Sister Helen Prejean, human rights activist and author of Dead Man Walking, brings lessons from death row to Denison.

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The Dorm Food Do-Over

The dorm food do-over

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 26, 2013

As the “food issue” of Denison Magazine makes its way across the country, we offer up a recipe from Kathy Lesser ’79 to tease your taste buds. (Canned peas never looked so good.)

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Getting silly with Steve

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 15, 2013

“Sapphire” Steve Carell ’84 tells Jimmy Fallon about his radio days on WDUB.

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Every second counts

Posted in Voices of Denison on February 28, 2013

Emily Hopcian ’12 documented a few seconds of each day in her 23rd year of life. She shares the experience and the video.

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What I Did Over Winter Vacation

What I did over winter vacation

Posted in Voices of Denison on February 15, 2013

How one day at the U.S. Soccer Foundation better prepared me for the job search.

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A Denisonian In Paris

A Denisonian in Paris

Posted in Voices of Denison on February 7, 2013

Jessie Kanelos Weiner ’08 explains how the liberal arts drew her to the City of Light.

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What Are You Doing Wednesday Night?

What are you doing Wednesday night?

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 28, 2013

The “After Work with Denison … Everywhere” event will be in full swing at more than 30 locations around the world. See if there’s one near you.

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My First Boss Was A Would-Be Senator

My first boss was a would-be senator

Posted in Voices of Denison on December 18, 2012

Lucas Meyer ’12 explains how managing a state Senate campaign has a lot to do with money, messaging, and the liberal arts.

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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?

Who wants to be a millionaire?

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 7, 2012

Alex Parker ’12 pocketed part of last week’s record setting Powerball drawing.

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Sports Authority

Sports authority

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 5, 2012

Tuesday night in New York, George Bodenheimer ’80 was honored by the National Football Foundation with its Distinguished American Award.

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Luck Of The Draw

Luck of the draw

Posted in On Campus on November 30, 2012

Like poker? Like word games? Then this duo of alumni brothers has the perfect game for you.

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Out Of The Storm

Out of the storm

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 27, 2012

When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans in 2005, Lauri Pierson Weinfeld ’78 offered her rental property, rent-free, to a family in need. In Sandy’s wake, she’s hoping to do it again

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Half-Court Dreams

Half-court dreams

Posted in Voices of Denison on October 31, 2012

Courtney Baxter ’11 wrote a recent New York Times article about her unique job-hunting journey.

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Brand New Browns

Brand new Browns

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 16, 2012

In a big day for Cleveland sports, the Browns’ new ownership appointed Joe Banner ’75 as the team’s new CEO.

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It's Big Red Weekend!

It’s Big Red Weekend!

Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2012

There’s a lot to do and see on campus, as parents, alumni, friends, faculty and students all gather up at the same time.

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Our Pal Hal

Our pal Hal

Posted in On Campus on September 25, 2012

Hal Holbrook ’48 entertained a rapt Denison crowd with intimate stories from his life, career and college days.

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Beck's Big Year Gets Underway

Beck begins

Posted in On Campus on September 18, 2012

Author Pam Houston ’83 returns to campus for a reading that celebrates 50 years of the Beck Lecture Series.

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Tonight's The Night

In it to win it

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 12, 2012

Comedian and DU alum Tom Cotter ’86 is one of six finalists on America’s Got Talent. He’s the first comic ever to make it to the finals.

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C Is For Cookie

C is for cookie

Posted in On Campus on September 7, 2012

The Spectrum Series opened with a visit from a trio of Sesame Street panelists and a very blue, very furry friend.

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Open Sesame

Open Sesame

Posted in On Campus on September 5, 2012

Members of the Sesame Workshop explore creativity and courage in Denison’s first convocation of the year.

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In Theatres Near You: Steve & Jen

In theatres near you: Steve & Jen

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 16, 2012

Grab the popcorn and take your pick. Between Steve Carell ’84 in Hope Springs and Jennifer Garner ’94 in The Odd Life of Timothy Green, there’s a little bit of everything in theatres this week, from comedy to drama to fantasy.

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Denison in the Blogosphere (8/8/12)

Denison in the Blogosphere (8/9/12)

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 9, 2012

In this summer’s addition, we have the Venture Philanthropy Club, a new reality show, and a video from the softball team.

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You Can Grow A Garden, Too

You can grow a garden, too

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 6, 2012

A new book by former Homesteaders Brad Halm ’02 and Colin McCrate ’00 will have you growing your own food in no time.

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Well Represented

Well represented

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 1, 2012

Mark Heckmann ‘11 says he feels honored to represent recent Denisonians as one of the newest additions to the Board of Trustees.

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Giving Of The Heart

Giving of the heart

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 30, 2012

Shea McMahon ’09 returned a war medal to the son of the man who lost it more than two decades ago.

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Business Lessons

Business lessons

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 19, 2012

In a recent article from Barron’s, John Faraci, a Denison trustee and the CEO of International Paper, shares the secrets of his success.

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Advice From A Centenarian

Advice from a centenarian

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 22, 2012

Kerma Bradford Nordyke ’27 shares a tip for those with a little less life experience.

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Home Again

Home again

Posted in On Campus on June 18, 2012

A recent Homestead reunion coincided with an effort to digitize and archive its 35 years of history.

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Making it in style

Making it in style

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 13, 2012

How an off-campus study experience in Taiwan set Cally Rieman ’93 on the path to launching her own line of women’s fashion.

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Finding inspiration in Empty Spaces

Finding inspiration in Empty Spaces

Posted in Voices of Denison on June 11, 2012

Caitlin Hodson ’12 dreams up a story of yesterday and finds a way to tell it with help from the Class of 1959.

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Back in action

Posted in On Campus on June 8, 2012

More than 1,100 people showed up on the Hill for Reunion Weekend 2012. Check out the video and photos and see how it all went down.

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And Away We Go …

And away we go …

Posted in On Campus on June 1, 2012

Campus is all dressed up and ready to boogie … now the alumni are arriving and the party has started.

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Denison's Got Talent

Denison’s got talent

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 23, 2012

Tom Cotter ’86 cracked up the judges on America’s Got Talent and managed to advance to the next round.

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Great Journeys Begin With A Single Step

Great journeys begin with a single step

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 27, 2012

Signe Burgstaller ’88 recently stopped by to spend a day with students and talk about her personal experience as an international student and a U.N. ambassador.

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Tales From The Bottom

Tales from the bottom

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 16, 2012

Denison Magazine will be in the mail next week, and we have a sneak peek featuring a lost Kentucky community.

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Bird in charge

Bird in charge

Posted in On Campus on March 21, 2012

The Buzzard recently crashed a Reunion 2012 planning meeting and really put his claw down.

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Marc Anderson '07 and Julie Black '05 (front) were among a panel of alumni invited to speak to students by professor Sue Davis (rear) and the political science department.

Sound advice for career planning

Posted in On Campus on March 14, 2012

Four recent alumni return to campus to share stories and lessons with current political science majors.

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Research incubation, defense strategy, venture capitalism—if it has to do with cutting edge technology, Sergei Kanareykin '03 has probably had his hands in it. The Boston-based alum was on campus yesterday talking with math and computer science majors about the many possibilities students have after their time at Denison. Since graduation, Kanareykin has served as the chief technical officer of the Center for Advanced Defense Studies, the deputy managing director of Oxantium Ventures, and CEO of Make a Mind Company, a technology incubator.

Techno talent

Posted in On Campus on March 8, 2012

Sergey Kanareykin ’03 talked with math and computer science majors about his many pursuits in various fields of technology.

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What Can You Do With An English Major, Anyway?

What can you do with an English major, anyway?

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 2, 2012

Matthew Harrington ’84 is taking on a new role as global COO of the world’s largest public relations firm.

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That's What He Tweets

That’s what he tweets

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 29, 2012

Steve Carell ’84 has suddenly decided to tweet. More importantly, we have mustache photos.

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Sunglasses at night

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 26, 2012

Last night, from Granville all the way to London and Rio de Janeiro, alums gathered together for After Work with Denison…Everywhere.

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What To Expect When You're Expecting College

What to expect when you’re expecting college

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 11, 2012

Nancy Woodward Berk ’81 has managed to get two kids off to college. In the next issue of Denison Magazine, she offers tips on how you too can survive the college search.

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Something new for Denisonians…everywhere

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 9, 2012

The launch of DenisonEverywhere.com gives Denison alums (everywhere) ways to connect on social, professional, and intellectual levels.

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100 Years Of Phi Beta Kappa

100 years of Phi Beta Kappa

Posted in On Campus on December 14, 2011

Denison’s chapter of the nation’s premier academic honorary society held a birthday party on campus to celebrate both its first century and its next one.

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From left, Megan Keaveney and Sibylle Freiermuth

Mumbai movie-makers

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 12, 2011

Megan Keaveney and Sibylle Freiermuth, both Class of ’11, traveled to India last summer with a goal of improving the health of women living in poverty.

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‘A downgrade in confidence’

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 23, 2011

Noted economist Lee Sachs ’85 talks to Bloomberg TV about the supercommittee’s failed deficit-reduction talks.

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An honor from the Kennedy Center

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 24, 2011

Mikala Hansen ’07 has won the national award for playwriting excellence, and she’s just getting started.

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Hal Holbrook performs The Butter and Egg Man at the Denison Summer Theatre with Dick Welsbacher '48 and Luke Utter '50.

The boy who became Mark Twain

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 21, 2011

Hal Holbrook’s autobiography details his life before he hit the stage—including the fact that he got the nickname “Hal” at Denison.

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Teach For America—No Kidding

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 19, 2011

Kimmi Oshita ’11, on her first few challenging weeks in a Baltimore school room as part of Teach For America.

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Not Your Typical Weekend

Not your typical weekend

Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2011

Missing Big Red Weekend already? Couldn’t make it? Here’s a look at the big event in pictures.

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A class act

Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2011

During Big Red Weekend, the Varsity D Association inducted its class of 2011 into the Denison Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Get Bazinga-ed

Sometimes you win and sometimes you get Bazinga-ed

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 21, 2011

Our Emmy nominees were awesome. That’s not just what she said—that’s what we’re all saying.

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Members of last year’s Venture Philanthropy Club helped to curb the abuse of prescription drugs in Licking County. From left: professor and club advisor Fadhel Kaboub, Zack Goldman ’11, Ellie Thompson ’11, Peter Hurford ’14, Josh Goldman ’14, Corey Ackerman ’11, Mary Kimberly ’11, Lydia Boote ’11, and Rachel Mattingly ’11.

The $10,000 question

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 20, 2011

Each year, a student organization decides how to put venture philanthropy funding into action. The current project aims squarely at the lethal abuse of prescription drugs.

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Let The Games Begin

Let the games begin

Posted in Voices of Denison on August 23, 2011

Meet Denison alumna Nan Carney-DeBord ’80, who has begun her role as the college’s new director of athletics.

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The Honeymooners

The honeymooners

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 16, 2011

Newlyweds Erin and alumnus Dave Hughes ’04 stopped by the Denison Homestead while on their bicycle trip from San Francisco to Pittsburgh.

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'Sapphire' Steve Carell Gives Shout-Out To Campus Radio Station

‘Sapphire’ Steve Carell ’84 gives a shout-out to campus radio station

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 28, 2011

Steve Carell ’84 discusses his time as a DJ at Denison in an interview on NPR’s Talk of the Nation.

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Extraordinary Medicine

Extraordinary medicine

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 26, 2011

From the lab to the big screen, Dr. Barry Byrne ’78 is using viruses to treat a form of muscular dystrophy.

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The nominations are in

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 21, 2011

Set the DVRs now, stock up on the popcorn, and see if Steve Carell ’84 and Christian Homlish ’03 take home Emmys in September.

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Rock On, Brothers

Rock on, brothers

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 15, 2011

For your listening pleasure, the groovy Nashville sounds of brothers Scott and Brian Hylbert.

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'The Denison Singers Turn Golden'

‘The Denison Singers Turn Golden’

Posted in On Campus on June 29, 2011

Generations of Denison Singers alumni returned to Granville to celebrate the group’s 50th anniversary with a reunion concert—and much more.

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Distinguished Denisonians

Distinguished Denisonians

Posted in On Campus on June 22, 2011

The college honored several highly accomplished graduates with the prestigious Alumni Citation during Reunion Weekend.

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The Singing Surgeon

The singing surgeon

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 10, 2011

Former Hilltopper Paul Bryson ’00 belted out the National Anthem to raise awareness about vocal health, and it’s pretty clear that this doctor follows his own medical advice.

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'Thank You for a Fabulous Weekend'

‘Thank you for a fabulous weekend’

Posted in On Campus on June 6, 2011

A recap of Reunion 2011, in the words of those who took part. There are tons of great photos and now, ta da, VIDEO!

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Reunion Weekend Is Here!

Reunion Weekend is here!

Posted in On Campus on June 2, 2011

More than 1,200 people from a dozen classes, from 1936 through 2006, are celebrating their reunion this weekend.

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Mark Haines (1946-2011)

Remembering Mark Haines

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 25, 2011

Remembering the late Mark Haines ’68, popular host of CNBC’s Squawk on the Street.

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Deep Roots At Denison

The ties that bind

Posted in On Campus on May 10, 2011

This spring, a dozen members of the Hundley family gathered to remember their ancestor, a former dean and professor, and the start of their long association with Denison.

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Michael Scott Takes A Bow

Michael Scott takes a bow

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 28, 2011

Steve Carell ’84 makes his last appearance on The Office. Here’s a quiz to test your Michael Scott IQ.

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The Diplomacy of a Good Sport

‘The Diplomacy of a Good Sport’

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 22, 2011

George Bodenheimer ’80, ESPN President, talks with the Financial Times about his past and future.

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Nan Carney-DeBord '80 named Director of Athletics

Alumna named new director of athletics

Posted in On Campus on April 19, 2011

Denison alumna Nan Carney-DeBord ’80 is set to take over as Denison’s director of athletics this summer.

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Now Hear This

Now hear this

Posted in On Campus on April 13, 2011

George Spirou ’77 visits his alma mater and stimulates discussion about the brain.

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Taking a Walk

Taking a walk

Posted in Voices of Denison on April 11, 2011

Returning to her alma mater prompts Shannon McLoughlin Morrison ’06 to reflect on a transformative four years.

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‘Late Show’ with Denison

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 7, 2011

On the Late Show with David Letterman, Jennifer Garner ’94 gives a shout-out to her alma mater and the men’s swimming and diving team for their recent national championship.

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You Think Our Hill Is Steep?

You think our hill is steep?

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 22, 2011

The view from atop Mount Kilimanjaro is gorgeous, and, hey, so is that sweatshirt.

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A Case For Living In Central Ohio

A case for living in central Ohio

Posted in Voices of Denison on March 15, 2011

Ohio is one of the nation’s higher education hotspots. Gail Martineau ’08 has a few ideas for how to keep those college graduates here, and she shares them in a public radio commentary.

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Commodities in an Uncertain Economy

Commodities in an uncertain economy

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 7, 2011

In an interview with the Fox Business Network, John Faraci ’72 talks commodity prices in the wake of unrest and turmoil in North Africa and the Middle East.

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Jim Petro '70 has been selected as Ohio's next chancellor of higher education.

Former AG tapped to lead state’s university system

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 5, 2011

Jim Petro ’70, former attorney general of Ohio, has been named the new chancellor of the Ohio Board of Regents.

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Scenes From Egypt’s ‘Day Of Wrath’

Scenes from Egypt’s ‘Day of Wrath’

Posted in Voices of Denison on February 16, 2011

When Cairo erupted in protest, Nick Lewandowski ’09 was there. In his own words and images, he shares a street-level account of the movement’s terrifying and uncertain early days.

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Woody Hayes '35

Roots of a legend

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 15, 2011

When it comes to Woody Hayes, everyone thinks of that big university in Columbus, but, really, it all began at Denison.

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Denison in the Blogosphere (2/11/11)

Denison in the Blogosphere (2/11/11)

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 11, 2011

Playwrights, bloggers, and disgruntled Packers fans?

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Liberal Arts Grads Who Mean Business

Liberal arts grads who mean business

Posted in On Campus on February 8, 2011

A winter break workshop explores the experiences of alumni entrepreneurs, and what the liberal arts had to do with their success.

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Carrie Brownstein, Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen in 'Portlandia' / Photo by Scott Green/IFC

Homestead roots on ‘Portlandia’ farm

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 4, 2011

You know that farm featured on the new IFC show “Portlandia”? Yep, that’s run by three Homstead alums.

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Should you ‘friend’ your parents?

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 3, 2011

Facebook’s Brooke Oberwetter ’02 weighs in on the ‘dislike’ button, friending your mom, and FB as a classroom teaching tool.

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Recent graduate reports from Cairo

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 31, 2011

Nick Lewandowski ’09, a CNN iReporter in Cairo, talks with anchor Rosemary Church as tensions continue to escalate.

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Denisonians at last year's event in the Cleve

Everybody’s working for this Wednesday…

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 25, 2011

Meet us on the Twitter (& Facebook) Wednesday night for After Work with Denison…Everywhere!

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William G. Bowen '54, former president of Princeton University

So THAT’S what university presidents think about…

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 18, 2011

In his latest book, former Princeton U. president William Bowen ’55 shares seasoned wisdom with today’s college and university leaders.

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Holly Menninger '00

Creepy crawly cakes

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 13, 2011

This tasty TV science project is a cake walk for Holly Menninger ’00.

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Anne Grimes’ Greatest Hits

In search of song

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 12, 2011

She was a talented musician, but it was her work as a folklorist and oral historian that will help to preserve Ohio’s musical past for generations to come.

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Ryan Humbert and Emily Bates '04. Photo courtesy of RyanHumbert.com.

Denison in the Blogosphere (1/6/11)

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 6, 2011

The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.

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Poker Face

Poker face

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 27, 2010

Environmental engineer Shellie Miller ’00 had to keep a secret about her prestigious award from the White House. Here’s why…

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Telling the stories of art

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 21, 2010

Nannette Maciejunes ’75 as been up to her elbows in new construction for more than a year, but the work pays off on 1/1/11.

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Madeline Weinland ’10

‘There, it’s OK to die’

Posted in Voices of Denison on December 20, 2010

Madeline Weinland ’10 reflects on her experience as a Denison Community Association hospice volunteer.

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Heeere’s Mona!

Heeere’s Mona!

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 15, 2010

Forty-four years ago, Mona Abboud ’58 cracked up America (and Johnny Carson) with one of the most memorable Tonight Show performances ever. And we’ve got the footage to prove it.

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Michael Eisner '64

Michael Eisner on media, liberal arts & more

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 9, 2010

Michael Eisner ’64 talks to WSJ. Magazine about his career, the media biz, and the value of the liberal arts.

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From East to Higley

From East to Higley

Posted in Voices of Denison on December 3, 2010

Ten years after first setting foot on campus, Erin Copple Smith ’04 returns, this time wearing professor’s shoes.

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He's Still Got It

He’s still got it

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 3, 2010

Richard Price ’52 may be retired, but he loves his current line of work.

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Liz Averbeck '04 (Photo from Waffles on the Boardwalk)

Denison in the Blogosphere (11/29/10)

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 29, 2010

Check out “Denison in the Blogosphere” for the all the latest Denisonia on the interwebs.

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Threat Reduction In Africa

Threat reduction in Africa

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 16, 2010

Two Denisonians work to reduce the threat of biological and conventional weapon stockpiles in Africa.

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23 million thanks

Posted in On Campus on November 11, 2010

On Veterans Day, Denison honors those who have served.

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The Future Is Now

The future is now

Posted in On Campus on November 9, 2010

For students thinking about grad school and international awards, this conference hit the spot.

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A True Wingman

A true wingman

Posted in On Campus on November 8, 2010

The Columbus Dispatch remembers longtime football coach Keith Piper and his storied single wing offense.

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Mr. Dold goes to Washington

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 4, 2010

In a close race, Robert Dold ’91 is elected to Congress as a representative for Illinois.

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Kevin Locke ’88, Matt Fadel ’08, and Will Curtis ’11 talked shop at today’s Career EXPO.

On the fast track

Posted in On Campus on October 21, 2010

Jobs and internships are in the spotlight at Career Services’ EXPO and Grad School Fair.

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It's official

It’s official

Posted in On Campus on October 19, 2010

Hard hats abound as Denison’s leaders break ground for new natatorium and athletics facility.

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Networking at the Speed of Denison

Networking at the speed of Denison

Posted in On Campus on October 15, 2010

Happening Now: Over in Slayter, students are getting career advice from alums who have become leaders of their fields.

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Founding Feminists

Founding feminists

Posted in Academics & Research on October 15, 2010

The Women’s Studies program recently hosted a reunion, with TAs and faculty returning to campus and engaging in an intergenerational conversation about social change with the current community.

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The Wildwood Sisters

Denison in the Blogosphere (10/14/10)

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 14, 2010

The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.

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Kat Lenhart '09 and Bryan Blaskie '09

Come on down!

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 7, 2010

Breaking News: Kat Lenhart ’09 just won ‘The Price Is Right’ & celebrated her new spa and sailboat on camera with classmate Bryan Blaskie!

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Big Red Weekend Hits The Hill

Big Red Weekend hits The Hill

Posted in On Campus on October 5, 2010

Last weekend was the annual Big Red Weekend. If you made it to the hill, relive all the fun activities, games and more. If not, see what you missed.

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Big, Red and a Whole Lot of Fun

Big, Red, and a whole lot of fun

Posted in On Campus on October 1, 2010

Big Red Weekend is a “welcome home” for Denison’s alumni, family and friends.

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Outsourced

Must-See TV

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 21, 2010

Denison grads are taking over ‘Must-See TV’ on Thursday nights.

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Hats Off to Holbrook

Hats off to Holbrook

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 17, 2010

He may be 85 years old, but film & TV star Hal Holbrook ’48 is busy as a Bieber right now.

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Denison in the Blogosphere

Denison in the Blogosphere (9/23/10)

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 16, 2010

Check out ‘Denison in the Blogosphere’ for the all the latest Denisonia on the interwebs.

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'I Just Write Me'

‘I just write me’

Posted in Voices of Denison on August 31, 2010

Theatre prof Mark Evans Bryan’s latest work has taken him to new places as an artist, both literally and figuratively.

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Kat Lenhart '09 and Tiny Fey, backstage at the Emmys. Photo from KatLenhart.com.

Denison in the Blogosphere (8/30/10)

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 30, 2010

The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.

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