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Denison advances the scientific study of human society and social relationships of individual members within society through its engaging and comprehensive Social Science curriculum.

Professionally recognized by the American Medical Association since 1990, athletic trainers are committed to enhancing the health care that is provided to individuals who lead physically active lives.

Communication Fellows are outstanding juniors and seniors who work closely with professors as research assistants. Fellows are selected on the basis of merit.

Communication
COMM-413
This course explores the American rhetorical tradition and some of the speakers, ideas, and movements that have given American rhetorical tradition...
Communication
COMM-111
This course explores communication ethics from philosophical and applied perspectives in a variety of social contexts....
Economics
ECON-362
Economics
ECON-362

The Investment Club is open to any Denison student interested in learning how financial markets work. They get hands-on experience through the club’s management of two portfolios.

The Education Department is committed to thinking and acting ethically concerning social equality, justice, freedom of thought, peacemaking, and fair distribution of resources and opportunities.

Education
EDUC-452
Education
EDUC-220
Environmental education is a broad term, encompassing a large array of ideas concerned with the purpose of and approach to engagement with the phys...
Physical Education
PHED-162
This course is for women to learn basic self-defense techniques to prevent sexual assault....

The $38.5 million renovation and expansion of the Mitchell Center in 2013 is highlighted by the Trumbull Aquatics Center and the Crown Fitness Center, as well as new classrooms and gathering areas.

The Richard G. Lugar ’54 Program in Politics and Public Service welcomes former members of Congress to campus almost every year. Typically, we host two per visit, a Democrat and a Republican.

Political Science
POSC-310
The seminar will illuminate the key controversies of the Vietnam experience and trace their persistence in American politics, foreign policy and mi...
Political Science
POSC-452
Written consent....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-399
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-221
Japan often conjures images steeped in tradition such as samurai warriors, sumo wrestlers, and geisha clad in kimono....

The Sociology/Anthropology department is, itself, an interdisciplinary program. It’s one of the few in the country to completely incorporate both disciplines in all aspects of the program.