Denison Magazine - Issue 03 | Fall 2015

issue 03 | fall 2015
Ann Hagedorn ’71, author of The Invisible Soldiers, discusses the privatization of the military, where this secretive and lucrative industry…

by Ryan Jones

Laura Logos Downey ’87 has forged a career buying, selling, studying, and tasting one of the world’s most treasured foods.

By Maureen Harmon

Photographs by Penny De Los Santos

The story of a weekend on board the Queen Mary in an attempt to understand a lost art.

by Jack Shuler

Illustrations by Jack Unruh

In the 1940s, residents of Sackville, a town in New Brunswick, Canada, watched as shortwave radio towers began to crop up along the landscap…

Photo Essay by Sheilah Wilson,

Denison Associate Professor of Art

Ah, Columbus. Our citified neighbor next door. How we love to hop in the car and drive downtown and beyond for food, fun, art, shopping, and…

By Jillian Koval ‘16 and Golzar Meamar ‘16

Illustrations by Peter Arkle, Photographs by Patrick Smith

Fairy tale expert Maria Tatar '67 on how some of the world's oldest stories help us navigate modern life.

By Dan Morrell

Illustrations by Victo Ngai

A little bit before 10 p.m. on July 13, 2013, Kelly Brown Douglas’s phone started buzzing with texts. The verdict in the case of the state o…

Interview by Dan Morrell

Illustration by Owen Smith

Students nationwide are showing up on college campuses with a common fear of failure. The result is a generation of people frightened to ste…

By Alexander Gelfand

Illustrations by Noah Frase

The Looming Alzheimer's Crisis is one of the largest health issues of all time. There's no cure in sight, but researchers are working hard …

by David Zivan ‘88

Life on the Water

When her father is diagnosed with cancer, a writer retreats to the place they loved together in order to tell his story.
First Person - Life on the Water - Fall 2015

The Muenster Mash

Laura Logos Downey ’87 challenges everything I ever thought I knew about one of my favorite foods.
Talk of the Walk - Fall 2015

Jobs for Everyone

Founders of a new think tank housed at Denison and the University of Missouri-Kansas City hope to tackle the unemployment…
UnCommon Ground - Jobs for Everyone

Why MiStakEs Matter

What I thought was a terrible mistake taught me that failing sometimes can lead to our greatest successes.
Talk of the Walk - Fall 2015

In Memoriam

George Gilbert - 1933-2015

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry - George Gilbert liked to joke that he might grow old, but he would never grow u…
In Memoriam - George Gilbert
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