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Project Startup

Start Them Up

Posted in Academics & Research on September 10, 2014

Students spend a week in a social entrepreneurship workshop developing ideas to contribute to the health of local communities.

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Inside perspectives

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 25, 2014

Every summer, the Organizational Studies Program sends students across the country — and now, across the ocean — to study organizations from the inside out.

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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 Day of Thought and Inspiration

A day of thought and inspiration

Posted in On Campus on March 5, 2014

TEDxDenisonU speakers share their ideas of “Real Utopias.”

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Ideas worth spreading

Posted in On Campus on February 28, 2014

Denison offers a TEDx program focusing on this year’s campus theme.

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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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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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A Denison student discusses her work with eco-entrepreneur Majora Carter, who presented "Real Utopias: From Dreams to Practice" in Swasey last night as part of the Spectrum Series.

Dreams can come true

Posted in On Campus on September 13, 2013

Majora Carter, the first speaker in this year’s Spectrum Series, showed Denison that utopias really are possible.

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It starts with an idea

Posted in Academics & Research on September 4, 2013

Students participating in this year’s social entrepreneurship workshop came up with some creative solutions to some very real problems.

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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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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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Start Something That Matters

Start something that matters

Posted in Voices of Denison on February 15, 2012

Emily Hopcian ’12 is learning that it’s possible to make a living and change the world at the same time.

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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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I Want To Look American

‘I Want to Look American!’

Posted in Academics & Research on August 15, 2011

Summer scholar Rebecca Zhou ’13 looks at the American fashion industry’s future in China.

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Summer Is No Time For A Break

Summer is no time for a break

Posted in Academics & Research on June 17, 2011

For students in the 2011 Organizational Studies Summer Session, learning was much more than business as usual.

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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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Make It Happen

Make it happen

Posted in On Campus on August 24, 2010

Students get hopped up on pizza, caffeine, and ideas for social change at the ‘Make It Happen’ social entrepreneurship workshop, a six-day summer program.

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