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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This is it

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Of all the seasons, autumn’s the one. Those visiting here for the first time, if they’re lucky enough to drive up the hill on a fine October day, are overwhelmed by the clarity of the light and color and the

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What did you do this summer?

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This summer, while awesome Denison students were teaching in Costa Rica, dancing in New York, learning about marketing in Senegal, and thinking about urban planning in Boston, life continued on campus. Summer scholars partnered with faculty on their research projects,

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Hard Knocks: Denison prepares for primetime

Hard Knocks: Denison prepares for primetime

The Denison football team will take on Wabash in its home opener at 1 p.m. on Saturday (Sept. 20). The Big Red already have two road games under their belt — a 35-6 win at Earlham and a 37-26 loss

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‘The Single Wing and a Prayer’

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Keith Piper, a legend among college football coaches, was head coach of the Big Red for 39 years between 1954 and 1992. Coach Piper’s 200 wins at one school place him in some very rare company in the history of

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Written By: Maggie Ranger ’14

The lantern’s back!

The Lantern's Back

Coach Jack Hatem and his staff have worked tirelessly to move Denison’s football program forward while leaning significantly on its past. A historical exploration of DU football traditions is providing today’s players lessons about work ethic, courage, perseverance, and the

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Return of the redheads

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When the Denison football team kicks off this fall, they’ll be kickin’ it “old school.” After donning white helmets and navy-trimmed uniforms for the last several years, the Big Red will return to traditional red helmets and more basic red-and-white

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Roots of a legend

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Turns out, yesterday wasn’t just Valentine’s Day—it was Woody Hayes’ birthday. He would be 98 years old. Sure, we know he’s a legend at that big university down the road in Columbus, but Woody’s ties to Denison run deep. Wayne

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A true wingman

A True Wingman

On Saturday, the Columbus Dispatch celebrated the life and legacy of Keith Piper, the longtime Denison football coach who passed away in 1997. During his 39 years as head coach at Denison, Piper compiled a 200-142-19 record. In 1985 and

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