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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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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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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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A calling and a career

Posted in On Campus on February 14, 2014

How to balance a writer’s life with a career when they’re not exactly one and the same.

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Teachers, Public Schools, & Gay Rights

Teachers, public schools, & gay rights

Posted in Academics & Research on November 19, 2012

Professor Karen Graves recently talked about discrimination in public schools to the History of Education Society.

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Exile

Writing through the years

Posted in Academics & Research on November 8, 2012

Exile, a student literary journal, has been published for more than 50 years. And now it’s all online.

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Heavenly Haiti

Heavenly Haiti

Posted in On Campus on October 23, 2012

Eat Good. Do Good. As part of a special week exploring and celebrating Haiti, you can have your Whit’s frozen custard (almost) guilt-free.

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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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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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A family film

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 2, 2012

What happens when greed goes unchecked? Kirk Combe and his son explore the possibilities in their new sci-fi film, The Feed.

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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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An Insider's Look At History

An inside look at history

Posted in Academics & Research on March 19, 2012

The Orangeburg Massacre, one of the first violent civil rights confrontations on an American college campus, is the subject of a new book by faculty member Jack Shuler.

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The Wonder Of Fiction

Writing magical realism

Posted in Academics & Research on February 9, 2012

Assistant Professor of English and Pulitzer nominee Peter Grandbois on the wonder of teaching and writing.

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Composition And Rhetoric And More

Composition and rhetoric … and more

Posted in Academics & Research on February 8, 2012

Brenda Boyle, one of the college’s newly tenured professors, directs the Writing Center and teaches English courses, but she values her mentoring and advising roles, as well.

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Associate professor of English Ann Townsend serves on VIDA's executive committee.

An imbalance in the literary universe

Posted in Academics & Research on August 1, 2011

Notice anything missing in The Times’ book reviews? Why are so few women writers featured?

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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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Margot Singer, assistant professor of English and award-winning author

Hanukkah Lights

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 2, 2010

NPR’s annual holiday favorite, “Hanukkah Lights,” features a story by English prof and award-winning author Margot Singer.

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Need a Good Book?

Need a good book?

Posted in Academics & Research on September 9, 2010

Denison is now on Goodreads, the #1 social networking site for book lovers. Check out our Goodreads profile today for all the latest and greatest from our faculty and staff authors.

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