issue 04 | winter 2019
The esports revolution has arrived, says Cloud9 President Dan Fiden ’97. And it might just change traditional sports as we know it.

By Dan Morrell

Illustration by Fabio Consoli

Jonathan Silverstein ’89 has made a career out of investing in potential breakthrough cures. Now he needs to find one for himself.

By Dan Morrell
Photographed by Chris Sorensen

The pictures in this book record my student life of Denison University – Granville, Ohio, U.S.A.September 1918 – February 1924

By James Hale ’78,

With thanks to Xinda Lian, professor of modern languages and chair of international studies, and Yiming Guo, science library liaison, for Chinese translation and cultural insights

Perfect Pitch

Why Steven Doty, professor of astronomy, physics, and computational science, threw himself into research about perfecting a …
Winter 2019 - Open Mic - Perfect Pitch

Mommy's Helpers

Associate professor of psychology Erin Henshaw talks about her research on women’s health and the web-based breastfeeding …
Sheila Haar Siegel
Winter 2019 - Open Mic - Mommy's Helpers

It's Ancient History

Students travel to Tajikistan and Uzbekistan to unpack history and the Soviet Union’s legacy.
Rose Schrott '14
Winter 2019 - Hill - It's Ancient History

The Office

The Office
Diana Mafe, Associate Professor of English
Winter 2019 - The Hill - The Office

The Book Loft

The Book Loft - Consistently ranked one of the country’s most interesting, independent bookstores (see the U.S. News & World Report article …
Winter 2019 - Hill - The Book Loft

Stage Presence

Stage Presence - How a Columbus-based theatre is inspiring students
By Alice Duncanson
Winter 2019 - Hill - Stage Presence

Class Notes

David Baskins

Founded a nonprofit to benefit Israel's poor
Gigi Marino
Winter 2019 – Class Notes – Small Profile – David Baskin

Go Ahead, Fidget Away

Heather Fishel ’11 tells us why fidgeting may be beneficial to our health.
Alice Duncanson
Winter 2019 - Class Notes - Go Ahead, Fidget Away

Flight Path

Even though the research may not benefit him directly, Peter Warlick ’87 is looking for an answer to ALS.
Dan Morrell
Winter 2019 - Class Notes - Flight Path

In Memoriam

Mary Jane Jagger McDonald '59

Mary Jane Jagger McDonald '59, Vice President Emerita of University Resources and Public Affairs
Vice President Emerita of University Resources and Public Affairs
Winter 2019 - In Memoriam - Mary Jane Jagger McDonald

Chris Elfring ’77

Chris Elfring ’77, Executive Director of the National Academy of Sciences Gulf Research Program
Executive Director of the National Academy of Sciences Gulf Research Program
Winter 2019 - In Memoriam - Chris Elfring

Mark Smith

Mark Smith, Former Dean of Men
Former Dean of Men
Winter 2019 - In Memoriam - Mark Smith

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