Feb 10
2014
Newark Advocate

IIIrd Tyme Out's 2013 album “Timeless Hits From The Past Bluegrassed” was recently ranked by Billboard magazine as the fifth-best bluegrass album of the year. They are part of the stellar line-up for the 10th annual Bluegrass Festival.

Feb 5
2014
About Minnesota

Jaime Tincher '99 will serve as the Minnesota Governor's new Chief of Staff. Tincher currently serves as Governor Dayton’s Deputy Chief of Staff for Legislative Affairs. “Jaime Tincher will be an outstanding Chief of Staff,” said Governor Dayton. “She is extremely dedicated, principled, and hard-working. She knows the people, policies, and processes of Minnesota government. I have complete confidence in her, as does everyone else in our office.”

Feb 4
2014
Newark Advocate

Ted Barclay died Friday at the age of 83. He arrived in Granville as DU’s men’s soccer coach, a post he held for 25 years. He also started the men’s and women’s swimming programs and coached women’s soccer and men’s golf, and was interim men’s lacrosse and tennis coaches.

He was admitted to the Denison Athletic Hall of Fame and he shared in the name of the university’s soccer facility, Barclay-Thomsen Field.

Feb 4
2014
Newark Advocate

Guitar prodigy Julian Lage will perform at Denison's Swasey Chapel with bassist Jorge Roeder and percussionist Tupac Mantilla. The Julian Lage Trio comes to Denison as a guest of the Vail Series.

Feb 3
2014
Newark Advocate

Barclay launched Denison's men's swimming program upon starting at Denison in 1962, and headed the program for 18 years. He also coached the men' soccer team for 25 years. In both sports, he achieved high levels of success at the conference and national levels.

Jan 31
2014
Newark Advocate

When Adam Weinberg was inaugurated last October as Denison University’s 20th president, he already had hit the ground running, familiarizing himself with area and building ties with trustees and alumni across the nation and world.

Jan 30
2014
Newark Advocate

Denison is partnering with a Newark High School program to close achievement gaps and the Pay It Forward grant, sponsored through Ohio Campus Compact. Denison students will examine areas of the program, then they’ll make a recommendation for how it could best use the $2,500 grant.

Jan 28
2014
Newark Advocate

The Singer’s Theatre Workshop production 'Pirates of the Penzance' is the result of the talents, creativity and hard work of a class directed by Belinda Andrews-Smith with students from diverse majors.

Jan 24
2014
Newark Advocate

The Football Physics lecture at DU covered the debate between AstroTurf vs natural grass, concussions, the amount of energy expended by teams during each game and more to the delight of participants.

Jan 23
2014
Newark Advocate

A short history of Bluegrass, its deep roots in Licking County, and its growing popularity due to support by community members like Denison's Bluegrass Program.

Jan 18
2014
Newark Advocate

The first Startup Weekend Licking County, which brings together entrepreneurs and community resources to pitch ideas and launch companies, will be Feb. 7 to 9 at Denison University.

Jan 15
2014
Newark Advocate

Martin Luther King Jr. is celebrated by Denison on Jan. 27, with a 72-hour community service opportunity for students, faculty and staff capping the event with student performances and a keynote by Kelly Brown Douglas '79.

Jan 15
2014
Chicago Public Schools Spotlight

Denison Posse Scholarship winners meet weekly until just before going off to school. The creation of these supportive, multicultural “posses” has resulted in these students graduating from college at a rate of over 90 percent.

Jan 15
2014
Newark Advocate

Apps can be one way to motivate kids to make healthier choices, says Brian Hortz, associate professor and director of sports medicine at Denison University.

Jan 14
2014
College Swimming

Denison leads all NCAC institutions with seven individuals on NCAC's All-Decade team. Remarkably, those seven swimmers and divers occupy 11 of the 15 awarded events.

Jan 14
2014
Columbus Dispatch

Matt Morton '99 composed the score for Dinosaur 13, a feature-length documentary about the discovery of Sue and disputes over the ownership which will share top billing at the influential Sundance Film Festival.

Jan 11
2014
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Singer, actor and sometime stand-in for Late Night host Johnny Carson, John Davidson relishes his turn as the Wizard.

Jan 10
2014
Swim Swam

Rosenburg was selected for Sports Illustrated thanks to his record-breaking performance at the Miami Invitational in December where he became the first NCAA Division III swimmer to post a sub-54-second time in the 100 breaststroke.

Jan 8
2014
Education Diary

Former U.S. senator for Indiana Richard Lugar will present a lecture, “Modern American Foreign Policy in an Uncertain World,” at Yale University on Tuesday, Jan. 14.

Jan 7
2014
Newark Advocate

Denison’s website won Best in Class in the University Website Category from the Interactive Media Awards and won seven accolades from the MarCom Awards.

Jan 7
2014
Cleveland Plain Dealer

The state of Ohio will become the first to use a specific drug combination to execute a condemned killer on January 16. Shuler asks "How far have we really come?"

Jan 5
2014
Columbus Dispatch

Denison University has joined a group of 27 schools that give community-college honors students a better chance to transfer to a top four-year college.

Dec 20
2013
American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary

Hungary's Order of Merit with Officer’s Cross, the government's highest award, was awarded to Robert Knuepfer Jr. '74, on Friday, Nov. 22, in Chicago, by Zsolt Németh, Hungary’s Deputy Foreign Minister.

Dec 18
2013
Newark Advocate

Denison University environmental practicum class presents a study on local shopping in Granville after a semester-long study.

Dec 18
2013
Newark Advocate

The Granville Area Chamber of Commerce saluted Denison as "Business of the Year" for its purchase and continued operation of the Granville Inn.