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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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Posted in Beyond Campus on September 4, 2014

Prepping for Denison life from the seat of a bicycle. (Plus: photos from Aug-O and the Week of Welcome!)

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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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Anything grows

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 21, 2014

Lia Crosby ’13 and Shane Richmond ’13 are pushing their local food mission—and helping the community along the way.

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Look closely! The eaglet that lives in a local nest tends to be a little camera shy.

Eagle eyes

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 21, 2013

Two Granville eagles—and a slew of local birders—keep watch over Granville’s newest neighbor.

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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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The Wonderful Wizard Of College

The wonderful wizard of college

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 27, 2013

A play teaches local fourth-graders the importance of education and money management.

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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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For The Village Pedalers

For the village pedalers

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 11, 2012

We headed out to Granville’s bike path for a ride and brought you a few scenes from the trail.

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Reaching The Peak

Reaching the PEAK

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 23, 2012

Denison students, staff, and faculty help Newark students to learn about higher education.

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Jeremy Blake's passion is helping the people of his hometown Newark, Ohio.

Home improvement

Posted in Beyond Campus on July 9, 2012

Recent grad Jeremy Blake didn’t follow the traditional path to college—he’s been creating avenues for hope.

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Big Red Lends A Hand

Big Red lends a hand

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 3, 2012

From community cleanup to voter registration to face painting—Big Red’s Big Day was a giant success.

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Great folks and great folk music

Posted in On Campus on January 12, 2012

Every Wednesday, local musicians gather in a circle at Slayter and fill the air with bluegrass.

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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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Preserving Spring Valley

Preserving Spring Valley

Posted in Beyond Campus on November 30, 2011

The history of Licking County flows through Spring Valley, and now an effort is underway to restore and preserve the historic watershed.

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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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If you've ever left your room or office on campus, you've heard rising senior Molly Coyne sing—and usually bring down the house in the process. She's lent her talents to several campus productions as well as to special events like last year's Induction. This summer, Ohio's longest-running nonprofit professional summer stock theatre, the Weathervane Playhouse in Newark, boasted Coyne's talents in several productions, including her co-starring role as Roxie Hart in Chicago (pictured above).

Enter senior soprano, stage left

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 12, 2011

DEN Shots: Molly Coyne ’12 lighting up the stage this summer at Weathervane Playhouse in Newark.

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The Soul of Newark

The soul of Newark

Posted in Voices of Denison on August 10, 2011

Student investigation of Newark, Ohio, produces some newly minted journalists and community conversation.

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This Good Deed Is 'Cool'

An ice-cold good deed

Posted in Beyond Campus on May 27, 2011

The club hockey team’s home ice gets a stone cold upgrade—and everybody wins.

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Local Kids Have Their Interests 'PEAKed'

Local kids have their interests ‘PEAKed’

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 26, 2011

Students teach local second-graders about the environment and what it’s like to go to college.

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An Educated Conversation

An educated conversation

Posted in Voices of Denison on March 25, 2011

Jerome Price ’12 talks with students, faculty and local residents as he searches for answers to tough questions on education.

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The Works

Arts and sciences with The Works

Posted in Beyond Campus on February 10, 2011

It’s just one of the ways that students and profs help local schoolchildren to learn, but it might be one of the most fun.

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48 Hours To Serve

48 hours to serve

Posted in On Campus on January 27, 2011

Hours donated: 539. Money raised: $1,048. Service to others: priceless.

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Madeline Weinland ’10

‘There, it’s OK to die’

Posted in Voices of Denison on December 20, 2010

Madeline Weinland ’10 reflects on her experience as a Denison Community Association hospice volunteer.

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Candlelight Collaboration

Candlelight collaboration

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 7, 2010

Enjoy a little holiday-themed music, as Ladies’ Night Out joins voices with a local choir.

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23 million thanks

Posted in On Campus on November 11, 2010

On Veterans Day, Denison honors those who have served.

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Bowl-ing Downhill

Bowl-ing downhill

Posted in On Campus on November 3, 2010

The DU Art Collective’s annual Bowl-a-Thon taps the artistic urges of an entire community with the cause of helping its less fortunate members.

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Slow Down, You Move Too Fast

Slow down, you move too fast

Posted in On Campus on September 21, 2010

Hard-working students from the Language and Culture Program in Preston House spend a day chillaxing at Dawes Arboretum.

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Bill Clapp (second human from right), district manager for the Sodexo foodservices company that serves Denison, pictured at the Knox County Fair in Mount Vernon, Ohio.

Whole hog for local farming

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 2, 2010

Denison visits the Knox County Fair to show its support for local agriculture and Ohio farming families.

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