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Denison advances the scientific study of human society and social relationships of individual members within society through its engaging and comprehensive Social Science curriculum.

Athletic Training
PHED-174
For players on every level. Students will learn and practice the basic skills, rules and strategies of a variety of indoor/outdoor sports....
Athletic Training
PHED-172
It is expected that students will master the techniques and skills that are associated with the primary and secondary injury survey, immediate care...

Professionally recognized by the American Medical Association since 1990, athletic trainers are committed to enhancing the health care that is provided to individuals who lead physically active lives.

Communication Fellows are outstanding juniors and seniors who work closely with professors as research assistants. Fellows are selected on the basis of merit.

Communication
COMM-315
These classes focus intensively upon a particular aspect of communication....
Communication
COMM-223
Rhetoric is the art of the spoken and written word, and its study and practice has been the foundation of a liberal education for two thousand year...
Economics
ECON-442
After an untimely death or a wrenching divorce, forensic economics are often called upon to estimate the economic worth of a human life or a family...

The Investment Club is open to any Denison student interested in learning how financial markets work. They get hands-on experience through the club’s management of two portfolios.

The Education Department is committed to thinking and acting ethically concerning social equality, justice, freedom of thought, peacemaking, and fair distribution of resources and opportunities.

Education
EDUC-361
Physical Education
PHED-120
For players on every level. An introduction to the techniques and rules required for participation in the sport of golf....

The $38.5 million renovation and expansion of the Mitchell Center in 2013 is highlighted by the Trumbull Aquatics Center and the Crown Fitness Center, as well as new classrooms and gathering areas.

The Richard G. Lugar ’54 Program in Politics and Public Service welcomes former members of Congress to campus almost every year. Typically, we host two per visit, a Democrat and a Republican.

Political Science
POSC-389
This course provides a venue in which to explore topics in Political Theory at the advanced level....
Political Science
POSC-201
This course introduces students to the discipline of political science as a bridge to upper level courses....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-345
Special topics offered at an advanced level not covered in regular courses....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-245
Special topics in Sociology/Anthropology....

The Sociology/Anthropology department is, itself, an interdisciplinary program. It’s one of the few in the country to completely incorporate both disciplines in all aspects of the program.