Posted in On Campus on May 5, 2014
A renowned professional dance company brings rigor, beauty, and poetry in two days of performance and workshops.
Posted in On Campus on April 18, 2014
This year’s Culture Jam was all about music, talk, and style.
Posted in On Campus on April 11, 2014
The Denison calendar gets extra packed with events in April — so much so that it’s tough to keep up. We don’t want you to miss anything, so here’s a look at what’s going on this weekend.
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.
Posted in Academics & Research on November 7, 2013
Cartoonist Alison Bechdel came to campus and got students to think about the many ways stories can be told.
Posted in Beyond Campus on November 1, 2013
Everything about Julia Boss ’14 seems to be wrapped up in horses — her talents, her career choice, even her study habits.
Posted in Academics & Research on August 12, 2013
Ellen Reid ’15 combines her love of art and French history to create a graphic novel that examines the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre.
Posted in Beyond Campus on August 1, 2013
As a summer intern at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Karly Etz ’13 helped to curate an exhibition that examines the intersection of architecture and art.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Posted in On Campus on May 7, 2013
This summer, the Denison community will bid farewell to retiring President Dale Knobel and his wife, Tina, after 15 years of leadership.
Posted in On Campus on May 1, 2013
Artists gathered in Ace Morgan Theatre last week to celebrate the world of African dance, from traditional forms to pieces that explored some current—and complex—issues.
Posted in Academics & Research on April 30, 2013
In this psychological thriller, students tell the story of the island of Deliria and the power it has over those brave enough to visit.
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.
Posted in On Campus on April 9, 2013
Soprano Jessye Norman’s Vail performance wraps the season and Lorraine Wales’ extraordinary 34-year directorship on the perfect note.
Posted in On Campus on April 2, 2013
Students in Introduction to Printmaking learn a lot about techniques, but they learn even more about themselves in the process.
Posted in Academics & Research on March 29, 2013
The work of multimedia artist Chelsea Flowers ’13 is part autobiography, part personal therapy—and now it’s award-winning.
Posted in On Campus on March 13, 2013
A behind-the-scenes look at the dramatic production of “The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God.”
Posted in On Campus on March 7, 2013
Every two years, the sounds of innovative musicians fill classrooms and performance spaces as the Tutti New Music Festival takes up residence on campus.
Posted in On Campus on February 6, 2013
The top three designs in the Denison Magazine cover contest are revealed.
Posted in Beyond Campus on January 8, 2013
How do you depict a skyline using crayons—without ever using them to draw a single line? Watch this time lapse video to find out.
Posted in Academics & Research on December 14, 2012
We are in the midst of finals week but this exam is not being held in a classroom. In fact, it can’t be.
Posted in Voices of Denison on December 11, 2012
Thanks to an old photograph in the Denison Museum collection, Marisa Zemesarajs ’16 can journey to Luxor, Egypt, without ever leaving campus.
Posted in Academics & Research on November 16, 2012
Rachel Laughlin ’14 combined biology and photography to create stunning images featuring scenes from under the microscope.
Posted in Academics & Research on October 11, 2012
The Summer Scholars program is a four-season opportunity for students, but the fall is when we see the fruits of their research.
Posted in On Campus on October 9, 2012
The Department of Theatre turns to a classic in its latest production, “A Streetcar Named Desire.”
Posted in Beyond Campus on August 20, 2012
An exhibition of art by Xiaoshi “Vivian” Qin ’12 in Columbus’ groovy Short North district.
Posted in Beyond Campus on June 20, 2012
Christian Faur, director of collaborative technologies for the Fine Arts, pays homage to the dying pixel.
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.
Posted in On Campus on May 29, 2012
Senior interns have curated their own exhibition from a fascinating sampling of the Denison Museum’s collections.
Posted in On Campus on April 19, 2012
Student dancers spring into action in their latest performance, featuring pieces by three different choreographers.
Posted in Beyond Campus on April 18, 2012
Senior Brittany Kunkel just won the People’s Choice Award in a competition that pitted her against the best and brightest college artists in the state.
Posted in On Campus on March 9, 2012
Twenty-five celebrated students were recognized for their commitment to excellence and leadership.
Posted in Academics & Research on March 1, 2012
HyeKyung Lee, a recently tenured faculty member, is fascinated by new works, and that includes discovering others’ music or creating her own original pieces.
Posted in Academics & Research on February 21, 2012
Jonathan Walley, one of the college’s newly tenured professors, delves deep into the art of cinema.
Posted in Beyond Campus on February 17, 2012
Members of the Jazz Ensemble are gearing up to perform at the Ohio Music Education Association’s annual conference.
Posted in On Campus on February 10, 2012
Dancer Dada Masilo did even more than stage her U.S. debut at Swasey. She also brought her insight and experience into classrooms across the campus.
Posted in Academics & Research on November 21, 2011
Summer Scholars come together to show off their research in the fine arts.
Posted in Academics & Research on November 16, 2011
Effi Taylor ’12 made the journey from Ghana to America to attend college, but it was in Granville, Ohio, that she learned a traditional Ghanaian dance.
Posted in On Campus on November 10, 2011
Six-string virtuosos Romero Lubambo and Julian Lage rocked out Burke Recital Hall as part of the 15th Annual Jazz Guitar Festival.
Posted in On Campus on October 28, 2011
Munich Symphony Orchestra, Gloriae Dei Cantores Choir and Denison Chamber Singers create musical magic.
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.
Posted in On Campus on October 13, 2011
Students and Vail guest artist Dale Shields create a family of friends and a fascinating original play in only 28 days.
Posted in On Campus on October 7, 2011
Abram Kaplan steps out of the classroom and into the Ohio farmscape. See how he documents his journey in a series of art installations on campus.
Posted in On Campus on September 15, 2011
A canoe. Buddhist prayer beads. Nesting tables. Visit the Denison Museum and see what they all have in common.
Posted in On Campus on April 19, 2011
Relive Friday’s flash mob on the Academic Quad. We’ve got video in all its groove-shakin’ glory.
Posted in On Campus on April 12, 2011
Hither and thither with the Singer’s Theatre Workshop’s production of “Iolanthe.”
Posted in On Campus on April 5, 2011
Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer and Zakir Hussain chat with students at The Roost and tear it up in Swasey for this year’s Vail Series finale.
Posted in On Campus on March 9, 2011
The Tutti New Music Festival gave students a chance to work with one-on-one renowned artists.
Posted in On Campus on February 28, 2011
The Drowsy Chaperone hit Denison Theatre’s stage with glitz, glam, music—and a few tough issues to think about.
Posted in Beyond Campus on February 11, 2011
Playwrights, bloggers, and disgruntled Packers fans?
Posted in Beyond Campus on February 10, 2011
It’s just one of the ways that students and profs help local schoolchildren to learn, but it might be one of the most fun.
Posted in On Campus on February 7, 2011
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg gives a fiery Vail Series performance on a cold winter’s night.
Posted in Academics & Research on February 3, 2011
Using dreams as inspiration, Xiaoshi “Vivian” Qin ’12 relied on clay and glass to express her spirituality.
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.
Posted in Beyond Campus on January 6, 2011
The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.
Posted in On Campus on January 3, 2011
A recent gift reinforces Denison Museum’s status as one of the foremost repositories of Burmese art in the world.
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.
Posted in Beyond Campus on December 3, 2010
Richard Price ’52 may be retired, but he loves his current line of work.
Posted in Voices of Denison on November 24, 2010
Life is in the details for Christina Gorski ’12, who’s doing her off-campus study in the Big Apple this semester.
Posted in On Campus on November 19, 2010
Students play alongside two members of the acclaimed Pacifica Quartet as they work to perfect a dynamic bit of Beethoven.
Posted in On Campus on November 5, 2010
With a single telephone, the Theatre Department lent its voice to the yearlong theme of “Technology and Community.”
Posted in Beyond Campus on October 14, 2010
The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.
Posted in On Campus on October 1, 2010
Student musicians cross strings with bluegrass superstars.
Posted in On Campus on September 29, 2010
From vagabonds to Virginia Slims: A look inside Denison Museum’s latest exhibitions.
Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2010
The Vail Series’ 31st season kicks off with a virtuoso bluegrass jam. The Mark O’Connor Quartet and Dailey & Vincent will grace the Swasey stage.
Posted in Academics & Research on September 14, 2010
Art history prof Joanna Grabski talks urban environments, the art they inspire, and her home away from home—Dakar, Senegal.
Posted in Beyond Campus on September 8, 2010
Over the summer, more than 60 student musicians and several Music Department professors took a magical mystery tour through three Chinese cities in 10 days, along the way introducing American music to new audiences.