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.

Dec 7
2013
Newark Advocate

The Licking County community is an asset to Denison University, and new president Adam Weinberg wants the college to be of value to that community, he said at his first Denison Business and Industry Breakfast.

Nov 20
2013
Indy Star

President Barack Obama praised the Indiana Republican Richard Lugar '54 for making the world safer, and for his decency and commitment to bipartisan problem solving.

Nov 19
2013
Newark Advocate

Scholars and fans of President John F. Kennedy have speculated for years what might have happened in this nation had the president not been assassinated 50 years ago

Nov 14
2013
Institutional Investor

Denison's mid-size endowment outperformed Harvard, Yale and many of the U.S.'s largest educational endowments over four years.

Nov 14
2013
Columbus Dispatch

When he isn’t on Deeds Field in Granville, Denison senior Danny Webb plays a role that couldn’t be more different: He’s a vocal-performance major who sings a cappella with the Denison Hilltoppers.

Nov 13
2013
The Seattle Times

Students at Denison University have started a chapter of the Food Recovery Network, recovering surplus perishable food from campus dining halls and donating it to hungry members of the community.

Nov 12
2013
Newark Advocate

The Homestead at Denison University, where currently 10 students live in what the school’s website calls an agriculturally-based, self-reliant democratic community, has upgraded to include new solar arrays and a new outdoor wood-burning boiler among other advances.

Nov 8
2013
Columbus Biz First

Denison needs to make sure our students are prepared to thrive across the decades of their post-college working career and we also must recognize all of our students will work in highly competitive, rapidly changing markets.

Nov 7
2013
Newark Advocate

Denison professors Nestor Matthews and Joe Reczek are among other college faculty that will teach Kids Tech University, a four-part series of lectures and hands-on labs focusing on science, starting in January.

Nov 7
2013
Granville Sentinel

Denison faculty Ted Barclay and “Trig” Gamble first crossed paths in 1963 when both were fledgling professors at Denison University.