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2016

The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, with Ro Nita Hawes-Sanders '78 as CEO, has been recognized with the “Oscar” of dance.

Posted Date: July 28, 2016
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In the wake of the Republican National Convention, Hannah Kubbins '17 discusses the intersection of politics and Native Americans.

Posted Date: July 26, 2016
Cheyanne Cierpial
Awards & Honors

Cheyanne Cierpial '16, English major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Posted Date: July 14, 2016
Professor Kirk Combe film screenshot

Professor Kirk Combe's film is made an Official Selection by three more prominent film festivals!

Posted Date: April 27, 2016
Prof. Jack Schuler

Jack Shuler, associate professor of English, shares a long drive to an execution and his thoughts about death penalty vigils in Ohio.

Posted Date: April 26, 2016
Emily Short '15

Emily Short '15 is riding the European circuit — and making head turn with her horsemanship.

Posted Date: March 28, 2016
Ann Townsend

Denison Professor Ann Townsend has been honored by Barnes & Noble for her work on VIDA, a national nonprofit organization.

Posted Date: March 15, 2016
Phi Beta Kappa

Cheyanne Cierpial '16 is an intern with the national office of Phi Beta Kappa. See her first blog post on maker spaces at colleges.

Posted Date: February 24, 2016
Abbe Wright '07

English major Abbe Wright '07 oversees a reader community, “Read it Forward” for Penguin Random House.

Posted Date: February 23, 2016
JackShuler

Associate Professor of English Jack Shuler recently published an article on Nina Simone in Salon.

Posted Date: February 23, 2016
Professor Kirk Combe's short film, "The Feed"

Professor Kirk Combe's short film, “The Feed,” made on Official Selection of more film festivals!

Posted Date: February 16, 2016
Liz Reuss

Liz Reuss '01 is writing and acting with Chicago's famed Second City comedy sketch troupe.

Posted Date: February 10, 2016

English Professor Kirk Combe publishes articles on popular culture from the 18th and the 21st centuries.

Posted Date: January 22, 2016

2015

English Major George Malloch Brown '19 qualifies for the Junior Olympics in fencing events.

Posted Date: December 23, 2015
michael-croley

Denison Professor Michael Croley receives a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Posted Date: December 21, 2015
kirk-combe

Kirk Combe, Professor of English, has a short film chosen as an Official Selection of the ZERO Film Festival-New York!

Posted Date: October 23, 2015

Diana Mafe, associate professor of English, publishes three new articles that reflect her interest in speculative fiction across media and genres.

Posted Date: October 9, 2015
newest book
Faculty

The L.A. Times has reviewed the latest volume by English Professor and prize-winning poet David Baker,”Scavenger Loop.”

Posted Date: September 22, 2015
Alumni

Tales of the American West; Pam Houston '83 to read from her writings and present a workshop.

Posted Date: September 14, 2015
Alumni

A poem by Matthew Miller '10, currently a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University.

Posted Date: August 26, 2015
Alumni

Cleveland's renowned repertory theatre, Cinematheque, is directed by John Ewing '73.

Posted Date: August 4, 2015
Kurt Combe

Professor Kirk Combe analyzes the greatest satirist ever.

Posted Date: August 3, 2015
Associate Professor of English Peter Grandbois

“The Glob Who Girdled Granville,” one of Associate Professor of English Peter Grandbois' most recent novels, was just awarded the 2014 Honorable Mention for Fantasy by the IndieFab awards.

Posted Date: July 28, 2015
Jack Shuler

Jack Shuler opines on the tragic events of Charleston in two pieces published on Salon.

Posted Date: July 10, 2015

Truthout published an essay by Jack Shuler, associate professor of English, about the death of a person under the custody of Mount Vernon police.

Posted Date: June 16, 2015
Professor David Baker

DU Professor of English David Baker's latest book of poetry is well-received in a Huffington Post review.

Posted Date: June 5, 2015

English major Rosemary Plorin ‘89 says “The intensive liberal arts education honed her writing skills, creativity, and ability to organize and disseminate information to prepare her for a communications career.”

Posted Date: May 8, 2015
Caroline Spence Rolling Stone magazine

Singer/Songwriter Caroline Spence '11, majored creative writing and is using her chops - she's a new country artist you need to know according to Rolling Stone magazine.

Posted Date: May 6, 2015

Denison digital life stories archive investigates relationship between literature and working life.

Posted Date: April 28, 2015
Tanya Chartier

A New York Times article profiles Tanya Chartier '93 and her husband: they teach mathematics through mime.

Posted Date: April 17, 2015