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Opening act

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 25, 2014

Ladies’ Night Out plays the Nationwide Arena—and helps raise money for the fight against pediatric cancer.

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Hittin’ the books

Posted in On Campus on December 17, 2013

Things just got awfully quiet around here.

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The Wonderful Wizard Of College

The wonderful wizard of college

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 27, 2013

A play teaches local fourth-graders the importance of education and money management.

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Need a resolution?

Posted in On Campus on January 3, 2013

Here’s some inspiration: DU students volunteer tens of thousands of hours in the community every year.

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Each year our community is invited to contribute to an anthology of creative projects reflecting our annual campus-wide theme. This year’s theme? “Courage and Creativity.” First year student Kyle Gasaway submitted this awesome black and white piece and more entries are rolling in each day. Deadline for entries is Tuesday, July 31 – keep ’em coming!

‘Creativity and Courage’

Posted in Academics & Research on July 27, 2012

This year’s campuswide theme is getting a creative boost from incoming first-year students.

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If you're a sports fan, you know sports writer and radio personality Dan Patrick. And if you're a Dan Patrick fan and a Denison fan, you may have been pretty excited to see a familiar Denison symbol during a recent Dan Patrick Show simulcast: a Denison swim cap. It first appeared in June and has been part of the studio décor for a few weeks now. How did it get there? Turns out, Nancy Duncan Porter, a development officer for the college, began trading emails with the Dan Patrick team back in March in hopes of getting a group of organizational studies students a tour of the studio and a chat with some professionals in the broadcasting and entertainment world. Unfortunately, the show wasn't equipped to host a tour at the time, but when a Duncan Porter sent them the cap, the Dan Patrick team offered up the hat trick as a very cool consolation prize.

The latest in desk décor

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 11, 2012

The story of how a Denison swim cap made its way to the on-air desk at the Dan Patrick Show.

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Every year at about this time, there's a bit of a shift in the Denison atmosphere. Today is the last day of classes, and for the rest of this week and next, students take all that learning they did throughout the semester and apply it to final exams, papers, and projects. So instead of seeing them rush from class to class, you're more likely to see sleepy students hunkered down over laptops writing or studying, perfecting the last strokes on a final art project, or in the lab wrapping up their work.  At the end of next week, it'll all be over, and the students will be off on other adventures. The seniors will start preparing for graduation (May 13) and life after Denison. The rest of the students will head home for the summer or embark on summer internships. Some will hang out on the Hill to continue their studies through summer research projects. Our advice to them? Don't forget to rest, because on August 27 at 8:30 a.m., it'll start all over again.

School’s (almost) out for summer

Posted in On Campus on April 30, 2012

Caution: students at work. Today marks the last day of classes and exams are right around the corner.

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One Day Without Shoes

One day without shoes

Posted in On Campus on April 17, 2012

Denison students ditched their shoes to help raise awareness for children in need throughout the world.

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Knight Class

Knight class

Posted in On Campus on April 11, 2012

Before they brought down the house at Swasey, members of The Knights orchestra shared some insights with student musicians.

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Hail the Conquering Heroes

Hail the conquering heroes!

Posted in On Campus on March 29, 2012

Watch the campus celebration rally in honor of the men’s swimming and diving team, which recently captured its second consecutive NCAA Division III national championship.

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McChrystal Commands Swasey

McChrystal commands Swasey stage

Posted in On Campus on March 21, 2012

Retired General Stanley McChrystal spoke at Swasey about what he learned during his 30 years in the U.S. Army.

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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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Perennial Bluegrass

Perennial bluegrass

Posted in On Campus on February 13, 2012

The eighth annual Denison Bluegrass Festival’s “high lonesome sound” warmed a February weekend.

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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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They're Back!

They’re back!

Posted in On Campus on January 16, 2012

Today is the first day of classes, and next Monday is Denison’s celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Last month, the DU Art Collective got busy with campus and area community members at the Bryant Arts Center to make a big bunch of lovely handcrafted bowls. This afternoon in the Welsh Hills Room, all those vessels were sold (complete with some tasty soup) to raise money for the Licking County Food Pantry in recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

Filling empty bowls

Posted in On Campus on November 17, 2011

The art and craft of helping to feed the hungry.

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Thanks to Vivan Quin '12, who caught this photo of students on Reese~Shackelford Common basking in all seven colors of the spectrum.

Sky lights

Posted in Sights & Sounds on October 13, 2011

Need a study break? Catch this pretty shot, somewhere over the rainbow.

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See You Next Summer, Summer!

See you next summer, summer!

Posted in Sights & Sounds on September 22, 2011

It’s the last official day of summer, and although it was a hot season, Admissions found a way to make it cool.

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This weekend, Denisonians honored the losses of Sept. 11, 2001, with activities across the campus and beyond. Students cleaned up a section of the Licking River and tended the Community Gardens in Newark. They staffed a family night for the community, showing the movie Wall-E and worked with the Licking Memorial Hospital to provide free health screenings. And Sunday evening, at an interfaith service of healing and peace, Swasey Chapel echoed with the haunting music of a 60-person choir performing Gabriel Fauré's "Requiem," with solos provided by Denison faculty members Kevin N. Wines, Belinda Andrews-Smith and Andy Carlson.

Remembering 9/11

Posted in On Campus on September 12, 2011

Marking the 10th anniversary of tragedy with community-building, service and song.

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Spencer Wells, geneticist and Explorer-in-Residence for the National Geographic Society, reconnoitered our campus over the last couple of days. And while he saw a lot of the beautiful fall landscape, his real focus was on students. He brown-bagged a dinner with the Sustained Dialogue group, delivered a lecture to a packed Swasey Chapel, and dropped into a couple of classrooms. Here's Spencer (he asked us to call him that) in Nestor Matthew's Psych-370 class at 8:30 a.m. Friday morning.

‘Migrations’ kicks off with renowned geneticist

Posted in On Campus on September 9, 2011

National Geographic explorer-in-residence spends a few days with students discussing the Genographic Project.

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Here's some pretty proof that the new natatorium project is coming right along—water! Even in advance of having four walls and a roof, they recently conducted testing for the water-tightness of the pool. (It passed.) We'll have another big milestone later this month when the steel structure of the building starts to go up around it. And the project is right on schedule to open in time for the fall 2012 semester.

Who needs a roof?

Posted in On Campus on September 5, 2011

At the construction site near the Mitchell Center, it’s beginning to look a whole lot like a natatorium.

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If you've ever left your room or office on campus, you've heard rising senior Molly Coyne sing—and usually bring down the house in the process. She's lent her talents to several campus productions as well as to special events like last year's Induction. This summer, Ohio's longest-running nonprofit professional summer stock theatre, the Weathervane Playhouse in Newark, boasted Coyne's talents in several productions, including her co-starring role as Roxie Hart in Chicago (pictured above).

Enter senior soprano, stage left

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 12, 2011

DEN Shots: Molly Coyne ’12 lighting up the stage this summer at Weathervane Playhouse in Newark.

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