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Harnessing the summer sun

Posted in Academics & Research on July 31, 2015

Kareha Agesa ’17 and her colleagues are looking for better ways to build solar panel cells.

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Seasonal scenes

Posted in On Campus on December 22, 2014

The past few weeks were a blur, but here’s a small reminder of what the end of the semester looked like. . .

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Dear Alumni: Welcome Home!

Posted in On Campus on May 28, 2014

Things may look a little different around here, even for recent grads making their way back to campus for Reunion Weekend 2014. Here’s a quick guide to all the “new” that’s made its way to Denison since 2009.

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Professors of the future

Posted in Academics & Research on March 11, 2014

Denison welcomes the newest group of tenured faculty. When you see these folks on campus, don’t forget to say congrats!

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The frog scientist

Posted in Academics & Research on February 25, 2014

Tyrone Hayes, a biologist from UC Berkley, shares his personal story—and some public health concerns.

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Denison in the Blogosphere (1/17/14)

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.

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Bright idea

Posted in Academics & Research on August 22, 2013

A partnership with The Works and an internship in Joe Reczek’s lab are educating the next generation of scientists—students who are already devising strategies to solve the world’s biggest problems.

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The End of the Knobel Era

The end of the Knobel era

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.

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Solar Sizzle

Solar sizzle

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 5, 2012

Prof. Joe Reczek’s innovative way to demonstrate the power of the sun is helping local school kids see solar in a whole new light.

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We Got The Gold

Ebaugh’s golden

Posted in On Campus on September 13, 2012

Denison’s revamped Ebaugh Laboratories scores a gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

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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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Getting A Handle On Molecular Baskets

Getting a handle on molecular ‘baskets’

Posted in Academics & Research on February 3, 2012

Professor Jordan Fantini and his chem students are synthesizing basket-like molecules that can be used in a number of new ways.

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Good Science, Clean Water

Good science, clean water

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 6, 2011

Joe Reczek is a prof on a mission: interest local kids in going to college and in the sciences—and do some good in the world at the same time.

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Celebrating Science

Celebrating science

Posted in On Campus on October 17, 2011

The new Ebaugh Laboratories is formally dedicated, and chemistry at Denison will never be the same.

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Bringing Science To The Light

Bringing science to the light

Posted in On Campus on August 4, 2011

A sneak peek inside the startling new Ebaugh Labs. (And yes, students are actually calling it ‘Ebaughsome.’)

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Extraordinary Medicine

Extraordinary medicine

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 26, 2011

From the lab to the big screen, Dr. Barry Byrne ’78 is using viruses to treat a form of muscular dystrophy.

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Creating Good Chemistry

Creating better chemistry

Posted in Academics & Research on March 2, 2011

Matt McErlean ’12 thought the organic chemistry lab procedure could be improved. So he did something about it—he rewrote it.

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Peace Corps. It's Part Of What We Do.

Peace Corps & Denison go hand-in-hand

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 25, 2011

Again this year, the Peace Corps has recognized Denison as one of the nation’s top producers of volunteers.

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What's cooking at Ebaugh?

What’s cooking at Ebaugh?

Posted in On Campus on January 26, 2011

Check out the progress on the new chem building—it’s a recipe for 21st century teaching and learning.

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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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Summer Scholars Science Symposium

Blinding with science

Posted in Academics & Research on September 3, 2010

It was all about nucleotides, polymerases, and PR2 yesterday, as students showcased their summer research at the Science Scholars Research Symposium. Get yourself photoexcited by our Flickr slideshow!

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