What’s Happening



Book by Omedi Ochieng, “Groundwork for the Practice of the Good Life: Politics and Ethics at the Intersection of North Atlantic and African Philosophy.”

Date: April 14, 2017


person holding thank you note

Assistant Professor Laura Russell takes a fresh perspective on the practice of gratitude in an Inside Higher Ed “Academic Minute.”

Date: November 22, 2016
city line at sunset in berlin

As part of her study abroad program, Emma Stancey '18 interviewed a German artist - the interview went so well it was aired on Berlin's NPR station.

Date: October 31, 2016
Jacqueline Gerling

Cleveland Metroparks appoints Jacqueline Gerling '05 as director of communications.

Date: September 2, 2016

Four students from Prof. Amanda Gunn’s Organizational Ethics course presented papers at the Central States Communication Conference in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Date: August 24, 2016
Anika Smith
Awards & Honors

Anika Smith '16, communication major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Date: July 13, 2016
Connor Hanrahan '17

Connor Hanrahan '17 is interning at Oakley, known for the quality and design of its sunglass line.

Date: July 6, 2016

As chief of staff for the Minnesota governor Jaime Tincher '99 is on the move.

Date: June 29, 2016

Assistant Professor of Communication Sangeet Kumar recently spoke about the advent and affect of social media on India.

Date: March 21, 2016
Amanda DiMartini '13

Phi Beta Kappa has just hired Amanda DiMartini '13 as their social media specialist.

Date: March 8, 2016
Tony Hall

Tony Hall '64, former congressman and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Agencies for Food and Agriculture, is teaming up with the United Way of the Greater Dayton Area.

Date: February 25, 2016
Lucas Romick

Lucas Romick '16 is already working to help thirsty children around the world. When he graduates this May, his new job will be devoted full-time to his life passion.

Date: February 2, 2016


Bill Kirkpatrick

In a Daily Beast article, DU faculty Bill Kirkpatrick weighs in on study of obesity through the lens of “The Nightmare on Elm Street” series.

Date: November 2, 2015
Adam Schreck

Adam Schreck '09 is touring with Chicago's famous Second City Troupe.

Date: August 27, 2015
'Out of Sync' - Image 1

In 2012, Katie Woods '14 wrote a play that depicts a struggle with mental health.

Date: August 19, 2015
Alan Miller

Denison faculty member Alan Miller has been promoted to editor of Columbus Dispatch.

Date: August 13, 2015
Laura Russell

Laura Russell, Denison University assistant professor of communication, was honored with an award at the professional conference of the Central States Communication Association.

Date: April 21, 2015


Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Date: December 2, 2014

Communication major LaForce Baker '10 is putting his skills to good use - telling Chicago and beyond about his new company "Moon Meals."

Date: November 20, 2014

Alina Haliliuc, communication faculty member, puts expertise to work on Romanian research.

Date: August 21, 2014

Anna Nekola, assistant professor of communication, researches Christian popular music.

Date: August 21, 2014
Friday, April 4, 2014, Saturday, April 5, 2014

Tabytha Arthur ('14) will present a poster at the Central States Communication Association President’s Undergraduate Honors Research Conference 

Date: April 3, 2014
Awards & Honors

Established in 2009, the Orlando Taylor Paper Award is given to a student who has produced outstanding work in the field of Communication.

Date: March 23, 2014


Wednesday, December 4, 2013

On December 4th, the Communication department held its fall research colloquium, “Affective Investments,” focusing on professors’ emotional investment in their research. What is important to them about their objects of study? What drew them to the sorts of analysis they conduct or perform?

Date: December 16, 2013
Group Photo of Members of the Communication honorary society, Lambda Pi Eta (LPE), and participants in Dr. Laura Russell’s "Communicating Kindness" course
Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Members of the Communication honorary society, Lambda Pi Eta (LPE), and participants in Dr. Laura Russell’s “Communicating Kindness” course, joined together for a night of service and fun at Behavioral Healthcare Partners of Central Ohio’s women’s mental health facility in Newark, Ohio.

Date: December 12, 2013
Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Ben Sutherly, a ’98 Denison graduate and presidential medalist, recently spoke to Dr. Suzanne Condray’s 300-level Communicating Law class.

Date: November 18, 2013