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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.

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-227
Digital technology is merging traditional communication modalities of voice, text, and image into ever new forms of representation and interaction,...
Communication
COMM-345
This course will critically engage with the phenomenon of the global circulation of culture....
Economics
ECON-414
A study of alternate economic systems. A theoretical and operational study of economic systems as they exist in reality. Prerequisite: 301....
Economics
ECON-299
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....

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-312
The purpose of this course is to explore reading and writing in schools, communities, and families....
Education
EDUC-390
In its examination of current pressing issues in U.S....

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

Physical Education
PHED-160
This course will provide the students with exposure to various means by which to become aerobically fit....
POSC-362
Directed studies are undertaken at the initiative of the student and may involve any topic acceptable to the student and an instructor....
POSC-347
The purpose of this course is to acquaint students with the political history, international significance, and the dimensions of political life in ...

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.

Sociology & Anthropology
SA-331
This course examines the relationship between individuals, their society and culture....

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.