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.

Dec 23
2014

Denison was one of five colleges who will participate in a $2 million grant from Mellon, which is a response to the rising interest by undergraduate students in an increasing number of world languages such as Mandarin and Arabic, as well as Hebrew, African and Latin American indigenous languages.

Dec 22
2014

The Ohio Development Services Agency has awarded Denison University a $1.4 million tax credit under the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program. When combined with federal tax credits between $2.6 and $2.9 million could be offset toward the cost of renovating the Inn.

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.