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

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.

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.

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.