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On Broadway

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 28, 2016

Ben Jacoby ’09 makes his Broadway debut.

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Skip the internship? Two views.

Posted in Beyond Campus on March 18, 2016

A current senior and an ’01 alumnus exchange views on how to make good use of those college summers.

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Reptile find

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 12, 2016

Grant Adams ’11 never expected to make a discovery in herpetology when he joined the Peace Corps.

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Posted in Beyond Campus on January 15, 2016

Geologist Sam Maquis ‘83 moonlights as a successful mystery writer

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Rocking the season

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 22, 2015

Jeff Capitola ’83 is behind some of the most iconic dazzle of the holidays.

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Depth of focus

Posted in On Campus on November 5, 2015

Four cinema majors living in Chicago support each others’ dreams and create their first movie.

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The collaborators

Posted in On Campus on October 27, 2015

Seniors Joe “Joey Aich” Holbert and Robert “Sarob.” Tate are making waves in the world of rapping with a little help from their Denison friends.

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Exchanging perspectives

Posted in On Campus on October 20, 2015

In a World Learning conference, students and Eurasian media professionals had a chance to meet and exchange ideas with each other.

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Out to the ballgame

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 30, 2015

Junior Meghan Pearce recounts her experience meeting Illinois Representative Bob Dold ’91 and the many other Denison connections — some purposeful, others unexpected — that are happening in Washington, D.C., this summer.

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Finding the key

Posted in Beyond Campus on June 8, 2015

When Ian Moubayed ’12 locked himself out of his apartment, he thought he may have jeopardized his filmmaking career. But the incident actually helped launch it.

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Above and Beyond

Above and beyond

Posted in Academics & Research on May 17, 2015

As members of the Class of 2015 graduate, they are encouraged to ask themselves, “So What?”

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That’s teamwork

Posted in Academics & Research on May 6, 2015

A video game design course matches computer science students with students from music and creative writing classes.

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On the job: Richard Berman

Posted in On Campus on April 20, 2015

Our new director of CE&D looks at employment trends, challenges, and offers some advice for job-seekers.

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Writing in the real world

Posted in On Campus on April 3, 2015

8 quick tips from a group of successful alumni.

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It’s Hal Holbrook Day!

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 17, 2015

Wishing Hal Holbrook ’48 a happy 90th birthday.

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Building characters

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 6, 2015

Playwright Jeffrey Hatcher ’80 has found more than one way to bring stories alive.

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A mover and a shaker

Posted in On Campus on January 6, 2015

Enterprising sophomore Edward Bailey makes a connection between walking and talking.

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A big red time

Posted in On Campus on September 30, 2014

Our annual rite of autumn was a Big Red blast.

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The Alchemistress

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 23, 2014

Creating modern photos with an old-school touch.

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A love story

Posted in On Campus on September 8, 2014

One Denison couple brings their story full circle.

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Over the edge

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 2, 2014

One alumna takes a giant leap of faith in order to raise money for addiction awareness.

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Keep calm and study on

Posted in Academics & Research on May 6, 2014

Finals week has begun. Here’s your guide to some highlighted activities and opportunities.

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Landing That First Job

Landing that first job

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 30, 2014

It’s that time of year when students start to wonder what they’ll do after graduation. Denison recently partnered with an experiential education program called Koru—just another way of helping students bridge the divide between campus and career.

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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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Genetic information

Posted in On Campus on March 27, 2014

Ronneberg Lecture guest Kristy Crooks talks with students about real world careers in genetics.

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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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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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Home on ice

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 16, 2013

Todd Frederickson ’96 started playing ice hockey at age 5. Now he’s sitting in the front office of the Iowa Wild, presiding over a brand new team.

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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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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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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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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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Dr. Cynthia Baum ’78 confers honorary degree to Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and former president of Costa Rica, Dr. Óscar Arias Sánchez, at Walden’s 48th Commencement Ceremony in August 2012

A life of learning

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 4, 2013

Cynthia Baum ’78 is about to wrap up her first year as the ninth president of Walden University. A pretty impressive academic career that started with the words, “Why not?

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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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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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Lauren Mueller '13

Finding what I like—and what I don’t

Posted in Voices of Denison on August 22, 2012

As first-year students arrive on campus wondering what the next four years will be like, Lauren Mueller ’13 looks back on her own experience and offers up the wisdom of a senior.

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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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Crooked Arrows

‘Crooked Arrows’

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 17, 2012

A breakout movie about lacrosse, “Crooked Arrows,” has its roots on the Denison playing fields.

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Where Exploration Begins

Where the exploration begins

Posted in On Campus on May 7, 2012

The seniors who work in Career Exploration and Development share their post-graduation plans.

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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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Faith In Chemistry

Faith in chemistry

Posted in Academics & Research on April 26, 2012

Faith Simunyu ’13 has received a prestigious science award from Merck, and will intern at one of the company’s facilities this summer.

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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Christina Gorski '12

Taking it all in

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.

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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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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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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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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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