Denison Venture Philanthropy, a unique student program organized around philanthropy, will invest $10,000 and 200 student volunteer hours this year, and it is offering a request for proposals (RFP) to local non-profit organizations.
Phillip Jenkins, resident of Washington, D.C., and an electrical engineer at the U. S. Naval Research Laboratory who heads a section of scientists working on advanced imaging and solar cell technology, has stretched to the reaches of outer space with his vision.
William Mobley, visiting chair and professor of management at the Asia Pacific Academy of Economics and Management, University of Macau in China, has devoted his life’s work to the development and effectiveness of leaders and organizations.
Barbara Furin Sloat is a resident of Ann Arbor and a cell biologist at the University of Michigan whose career has focused on cellular morphogenesis in yeast and on the recruitment and retention of women in the sciences.
William G. Bowen, member of the Denison class of 1955 and former president of Princeton University, will receive the National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony for his “contributions to the study of economics and his probing research on higher education in America.
Some 12 Denison University students recently were named as recipients of prestigious international scholarships for teaching and learning; several students also were noted as honorable mentions or finalists for the scholarships.