May 5
2015

Denison University's long-time and highly successful vice president and director for admissions will retire from higher education as of June, 2015.

Apr 20
2015

Laura Russell received recognition for her paper, “Narrative Inquiry and the Praxis of Ethical and Relational Storytelling,” at the professional conference of the Central States Communication Association.

Apr 17
2015

The Princeton Review has recognized Denison's committed approach to sustainability and has listed Denison among the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges: 2015 Edition.”

Apr 17
2015

The Kussmaul Award, given jointly by the Granville Chamber of Commerce and Denison University to honor a Denison student who strengthens town and gown ties, was given to Clary Sawyer, a Denison University senior from Menlo Park, Calif.

Apr 17
2015

Denison University has been recognized by Hospice of Central Ohio with the 2015 Hospice of Central Ohio Good Neighbor Award for work done by the Denison Community Association’s Hospice Volunteer Group.

Apr 7
2015

Kristina Keidel ’17, from Cincinnati (45249), the president of the college’s Active Minds chapter, a national mental health advocacy organization, was recently selected as a member of the National Active Minds Student Advisory Committee (SAC) for 2015-2016.

Apr 6
2015

Richard T. Berman has accepted the position of Director of Career Exploration and Development. Berman currently serves as director of the Career Center at Oberlin College and will transition into his new role over the course of the spring semester.

Apr 6
2015

Tawnee GreenRiver ’16 is studying human development as it relates to interactions across cultures in Italy at the Umbra Institute, a study abroad program in Perugia, Italy.

Apr 2
2015

After setting a number of significant high-water marks over the last several years, Denison University’s Admissions Office has seen even more remarkable gains in 2015.

Mar 20
2015

The Center for Learning and Teaching will provide a variety of seminars, teaching tables, mentorship and other support to help faculty explore and strengthen pedagogy.

Mar 20
2015

Denison University is pleased to announce that Davis Projects for Peace will fund two initiatives proposed by Denison students. Denison is one of only 16 schools in the nation with two proposals funded in 2015.

Mar 17
2015

Dr. Grant Jones, a member of the Denison class of 1988, has been honored with a place in the prestigious Academic All-America Hall of Fame. Jones is a successful orthopaedic surgeon and volunteers for the Special Olympics and Pelotonia Bike Race among other philanthropic ventures.

Mar 17
2015

Denison Venture Philanthropy (DVP), a unique Denison University student program organized around philanthropy, will present $10,000 and 200 volunteer hours to the Look Up Center in Newark.

Mar 17
2015

Denison University has announced that Deirdre N. McCloskey, well-known economist, historian and rhetorician, will serve as the keynote speaker at the college’s 174th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 16, 2015.

Mar 13
2015

Denison University student Sophie Lovett ’18, from Charlotte, N.C., has been accepted to the Marine Resource Population Dynamics Workshop at the Keys Marine Lab in Layton, Fla.

Mar 13
2015

NASPA, the national association for student affairs administrators in higher education, has recognized a Denison University student leadership initiative, D. U. Lead, as the Gold Award Winner for Student Union, Student Activities, Greek Life, Leadership, and related Excellence. D.U. Lead is an intensive weekend institute for first year students in the Denison community.

Mar 13
2015

The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC) has announced that Denison student Rachel Auerbach, a junior from Mt. Horeb, Wisc., has been selected to receive the OFIC 2015 Service-Learning Leadership Award.

Mar 13
2015

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) has announced that George Bodenheimer, former ESPN President, CEO and Executive Chairman, member of the Denison University class of 1980 and Denison Trustee, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Sports.

Feb 27
2015

Sarah Kosling '14 and will depart for Nepal to begin training as an agriculture extension volunteer, under the auspices of the Peace Corp program. Kosling will live and work at the community level working to improve food security for rural families.

Feb 19
2015

Denison University announces that the Granville Golf Club has been renamed as the Denison Golf Club at Granville, and that the Donald Ross-designed public golf course will reopen in March.

Feb 11
2015

Megan Ansbro '09, who graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in biology, is the recipient of a 2015 Gates Cambridge Scholarship, which awards her a full scholarship for full-time postgraduate degree in any academic area offered at the University of Cambridge in England.

Feb 6
2015

Denison University is notable as a top college, and especially for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation and generous financial aid, according to The Princeton Review. Denison is one of the top schools profiled in “Colleges That Pay You Back: The Best Value Colleges and What It Takes to Get In - 2015 Edition.”

Feb 6
2015

Denison issues a call for candidates from the Class of 2015 to serve as the Recent Student Member of the Denison Board of Trustees. The candidate will serve from October 2015 through April 2017.

Jan 14
2015

The Association of Physical Plant Administrators has announced that Arthur Chonko, director of facilities services at Denison University, has received the Certified Educational Facilities Professional credential.

Jan 9
2015

Denison University’s Office of the Provost has announced that Dena Speranza will be the college’s Chief Information Officer. Speranza will transition from her current position as Denison’s interim CIO to her new role on Monday, Jan. 12.