Feb 8
2016

Denison University listed as a Princeton Review 'College That Pays You Back.'

Jan 6
2016

Denison announces that Gregory W. Sneed is the college's first Vice President for Enrollment Management.

Dec 21
2015

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded Denison University Visiting Assistant Professor Michael Croley a $25,000 creative writing fellowship.

Dec 21
2015

Denison University Assistant Professor of Biology Jenna Monroy has been awarded a grant of $139,328 over three years by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for collaborative research on muscle function.

Dec 14
2015

Xiao Jiang, assistant professor of economics at Denison University, is a co-author of studies that have been funded with a grant of $31,248 by the Economics Policy Institute.

Dec 11
2015

Denison University Professor of mathematics, Michael Westmoreland and Benjamin Schumacher, Professor of physics at Kenyon College, are co-investigators of a $73,425 grant provided by the Foundational Questions Institute.

Dec 9
2015

Denison University is launching a ground breaking academic major in global commerce. The major provides Denison students with a solid core in commerce issues, combined with an in-depth focus on a global region through study in the humanities, social sciences and arts.

Nov 13
2015

Denison University and Thurber House will collaborate to host an author each year at the Columbus Museum of Art.

Nov 5
2015

Denison University has been selected to receive a grant of more than $300,000 to provide paid internships for its students with financial need.

Nov 3
2015

The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $105,300 to Denison University for support of research by members of the Denison chemistry faculty; Joseph Reczek, Jordan Katz, Annabel Edwards and Kimberly Specht.

Sep 9
2015

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.

Aug 21
2015

Denison officially welcomes the Class of 2019 on Sunday, August 23.

Aug 21
2015

Denison University announces that Michael S. Hills has been promoted to the position of Director of Admissions.

Aug 12
2015

Alan Miller, member of the Denison Department of Communication, has been designated as editor for the Columbus Dispatch.

Aug 12
2015

Denison University student Erica Schulz ’17 is sailing with SEA Semester aboard one of the first scientific research voyages to the Phoenix Islands, a largely unexplored region of the Pacific Ocean.

Aug 10
2015

Forbes and the Princeton Review are the latest publications to recognize Denison as a leading liberal arts college.

Aug 3
2015

Steve Crawford, Denison University’s director of Alumni Relations, has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to travel to Germany this fall.

Jun 25
2015

Denison University will partner with a state-wide collaboration of Ohio’s private colleges and universities on a new program designed to allow families to visit up to four private schools over two days, Monday and Tuesday, July 13 and 14.

Jun 25
2015

The student-led Denison Venture Philanthropy is issuing a Request for Proposal to local organizations which will provide a $10,000 grant and 200 student volunteer hours to a program which effects meaningful change in the lives of others.

Jun 25
2015

The Denison University Office of Finance and Management announces that Laura Meek will serve as the college’s director of financial aid, beginning July 15.

May 27
2015

The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll has announced that Denison University has been recognized for its estimable community service.

May 22
2015

“The question for environmentalism shouldn’t be ‘how can we save nature?’” says Vogel, “but rather ‘what environment should we inhabit, and what practices should we engage in to help build it?’”

May 22
2015

Denison received a record-breaking number of applications, nearly 6,100 for some 600 places in the Class of 2019. A record ten percent of the Class of 2019 is coming from outside the U.S. — another all-time high for Denison.

May 20
2015

The 2015 David Rounds Theatre Prize has been awarded to Jacob Betts as “the most promising graduating student in the theatre department.”

May 20
2015

The Frederic K. W. Curry Theatre Award was given to Jennifer Beck '15. The award honors a graduating senior who, like Curry, has made a significant contribution to theatre at Denison while majoring in another discipline.

May 18
2015

Steven Doty, professor of physics and astronomy, and Linda Krumholz, professor of English, were honored by Denison with the 2015 Charles Brickman teaching excellence award for their consummate dedication and commitment to their students.

May 13
2015

Calandra “CeCe” McGee ’15, from Chicago, has been elected to the Denison University Board of Trustees as the recent student trustee.

May 13
2015

Andrew Stewart, a Denison University student from Mequon, Wis., has been awarded the Denison Founders’ Hilltopper Scholarship.

May 13
2015

Denison students engaged in original scholarship a national research project and they were listed as authors on a peer-reviewed scientific paper on the evolution of an unusual chromosome in fruit flies.

May 12
2015

Denison students had a special opportunity to work on a national research project that is being published in the May issue of “G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics.” Students engaged in original scholarship, and they were listed as authors on a peer-reviewed scientific paper on the evolution of an unusual chromosome in fruit flies.

May 5
2015

Perry Robinson, Denison University's longtime vice president and director of admissions, has announced that he will be leaving higher education and the college, effective June 30, 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

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 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 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.