Nov 24
2014

The Central Ohio Planned Giving Council honored Peter and Janet Halliday '59 with the "Leave a Legacy Award" at a program which recognizes outstanding achievement by individual, foundation and corporate philanthropists, fundraising volunteers and professional fundraisers.

Nov 24
2014

Serving as treasurer, president and board chair in Columbus BalletMet’s early years, Nancy Strause '59, worked with community leaders to develop a strong Board and viable financial base. She was honored for her work on Tuesday, Nov. 25, by the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Central Ohio.

Nov 6
2014

Fadhel Kaboub, associate professor of economics at Denison, is the president of the newly launched Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity, an independent public policy think-tank dedicated to the promotion of interdisciplinary research in the service of an improved quality of life for all members of society. The institute will disseminate alternative public policy solutions that address a wide range of socio-economic problems faced by the global community.

Oct 31
2014

By giving students the ability to accrue scholarships starting in ninth grade, Denison encourages students’ personal development while showing them how to become a more competitive applicant for any college.

Oct 22
2014

Denison University has redoubled its commitment to transparency for student outcomes. The college has created and launched an online resource, which gives the viewer unprecedented access to a broad and deep array of data and information regarding recent graduate employment and other outcomes metrics including Teach for America, Peace Corps and City Year participation.

Oct 14
2014

Denison has accepted a gift of the Granville Golf Course, which will remain a public course, under the management of Davey Golf, a division of Davey Tree Expert Co.

Oct 7
2014

“We are delighted to announce the John Alford Scholarship for $30,000 a year and renewable for $120,000 over 4 years. The scholarship reflects the importance of civic engagement in a Denison education,” says Perry Robinson, Denison vice president and director for admissions. “Our liberal arts education is committed to a ‘whole-person’

Sep 29
2014

Columbus, Ohio, just 30 minutes from campus, affords Denison students quick access to a fast growing metropolis, the 15th largest city in America.

Sep 25
2014

“Undermining Pell,” takes a long look at how higher education institutions are serving their students with the highest financial needs. Denison University, has a well-earned reputation for its commitment to accessibility and affordability, especially among high-achieving students from under-represented socio-economic backgrounds.

Sep 24
2014

Denison’s Big Red Weekend is a place and time to remembering the past, looking to the future — and most importantly, having fun. This year, Big Red Weekend falls on September 26, 27 and 28.

Sep 11
2014

Denison’s strong academic reputation, quality of professors and selectivity for admission perennially places the college in the top ranks of national liberal arts institutions.

Sep 9
2014

Denison is ranked at No. 11 for economic diversity of its students in the list of the nation’s top colleges and universities, just behind such schools as Harvard (No. 5) and Columbia (No. 7), and just ahead of Stanford, Brown and Williams (all tied at No. 16).

Aug 25
2014

Michael Morris was the production manager for the Vail Series in 2012 and was named as interim director at the retirement of founding director Lorraine Wales in 2013, who had led the program from its inception in 1979.

Aug 21
2014

Kristina Dungan '15 conducted research in experimental quantum communication under NIST staff scientist Joshua Bienfang as a summer undergraduate research fellow at the National Institute of Standards and Technology facility in Gaithersburg, Md.

Aug 20
2014

On Sunday, Aug. 24, first year students will move into their residence halls assisted by members of the Big Red football team, Sustainability Fellows and other staff and members of the student body. The Class of 2018 will embark on their academic careers on the first day of classes, Thursday, Aug. 28.

Aug 18
2014

As the Denison University Ensemble-in-Residence, ETHEL will be on campus for three weeks in 2014/15; Tuesday, Oct. 21 to Saturday, Oct. 25; Monday, March 2 to Saturday, March 7, during which they will be the featured performers for the Tutti New Music Festival; and finally from Wednesday, April 22 to Saturday, April 25.

Aug 12
2014

The Getty Museum has invited Denison University faculty member Rebecca Kennedy, assistant professor of classics, to lecture on Saturday, Sept. 13. Her lecture, “Performing Persia: Cultural Exchange and Visual Power in Aeschylus’s Persians,” will coincide with a production of the play, performed by the New York-based SITI Company.

Aug 12
2014

The Princeton Review has recognized the college on its list of “Best Value Private Colleges,” “Best Midwestern Colleges,” and “Green Colleges.” WDUB, the college radio station, was ranked as on of the best in the nation for “Best College Radio Station.”

Aug 7
2014

Kimberly Coplin, '85 has been named Provost of Denison University. Prior to her appointment as provost Coplin has served in the Office of the Provost as associate provost since 2006 and was named interim provost in July 2013. She has been a member of the Denison faculty since 1993 as an associate professor of physics.

Jul 30
2014

The most recent publication to cite Denison's upward trajectory is Forbes, ranking it among the very best in its list of “America's Top Colleges.”

Jul 28
2014

Cynthia O. Booth, president and chief executive officer of COBCO Enterprises LLC, member of Denison University’s Board of Trustees and of the Denison class of 1979, has been selected as a finalist of the Entrepreneur of the Year competition for South-central Ohio and Kentucky.

Jul 25
2014

Ambassador Hall is a leading advocate for hunger relief programs and improving human rights in the world. He is the executive director of the Alliance to End Hunger, which engages diverse institutions in building the public and political will to end hunger at home and abroad.

Jul 25
2014

Suni Harford '84 oversees the North American sales, trading, and origination businesses of Citi’s securities and banking franchise and is a member of Citi’s Pension Plan Investment Committee, and a director on the board of Citibank Canada.

Jul 25
2014

Attorney Knuepfer has authored many professional articles, including eight editions of Winning Legal Strategies for Mergers & Acquisitions, published by Thomson Reuters. In addition, Knuepfer is a professor at Northwestern University where he teaches in the law school and the Kellogg Business School.

Jul 25
2014

Principle of of Anvil Management, Lowenberg '64 was associated with the Robinson-Humphrey Company LLC, an Atlanta-based investment banking firm since 1970.