We're moving!

We're moving our new stories to Denison.edu, the college's super-sweet mothership. Over time, we'll be moving some of our best past stories from TheDEN over there too. In the meantime, we've made available an archive of all stories here. This archive will be available for a few months before this site is permanently shut down. See you at Denison.edu! - June 2016

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Ready for what’s next

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[custom-field name=”aside” cssclass=”right-aside”] Josh Goldman ’14 knows what it’s like. He’s been there when family and friends have asked that dreaded question: “What are you going to do now?” And he shared his anxieties and hope for the future with

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Photo Credits: Tim Black

Hey, Class of 2014: You did it!

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On Saturday (May 17), the Class of 2014 made the big transition from students to alumni during Denison’s 173rd Annual Commencement Exercises. There was plenty of laughter — along with a few tears of joy from graduates and parents alike

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Photo Credits: Tim Black

These are the good ol’ days

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In about 24 hours, members of the Class of 2014 will become Denison’s newest alumni. As we get closer to Commencement tomorrow (May 17), more and more parents can be seen wandering campus, likely remembering the day four years ago

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We are family

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[custom-field name=”aside” cssclass=”right-aside”] It turns out that 108 members of the great Class of 2014 have a family member who also graduated from Denison. Some have just one family connection, and one soon-to-be alumna, Alexandra Painter ’14 from Concord, Mass.,

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They came. They saw. They led.

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Of the Class of 2014’s 526 students, 20 were awarded Denison’s Distinguished Leadership Award, an honor recognizing a small but powerful group of seniors who have made a lasting impact in their academic and extracurricular involvements during their time at

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Written By: Rose Schrott ’14

It starts with an idea

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A couple of Denison students have an idea. It has to do with a run-down and abandoned building in Newark, Ohio, and the impact it could have on the economy of a city in need. Is it an idea that

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Connecting vs. protecting

Connecting vs. Protecting

“Ideas are networks,” says Steven Berlin Johnson, “they are the confluence of different elements coming together—like neurons in the brain.” Johnson is the best-selling author of six books on the intersection of science, technology and personal experience. His writings have

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Art on the Spectrum

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Visitors to the Mulberry House on the Fine Arts Quad will find a compelling collection of art and literature on display—everything from a globe constructed of circuit boards, to a tree of miniature buzzards using cell phones and laptops, a

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‘Start as you mean to go on’

Start as You Mean to Go On

They’re off and running. They learned ancient history from a classics professor, botany from Denison’s president (a history professor), and how the words “I Love You” can build community from the student body president. It was the Induction Ceremony, 60

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Here they come!

Here They Come!

It’s that time of year again: bags are packed, students are excited, parents are wondering how quiet their homes are going to be in a few weeks, and roommates are already getting to know each other on Facebook. The fall

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