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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Men’s swimming and diving capture NCAC Championship

MAT SCOTT News Editor With a final score of 1,942.5 points, the Denison men’s swim team triumphed over Kenyon College to win the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship swim meet ending on Feb. 13. “It’s a nice accomplishment for the [...]

February 23, 2016 Sports
Bebe Miller uses dance to find natural movement

Bebe Miller uses dance to find natural movement

KAITLYN SPECHT Arts & Life Editor Imagine a silverback gorilla.  Think about the nature of his movements, how he communicates everything he needs to sometimes with just a single look. This primal aspect of movement is exactly how choreographer and [...]

February 23, 2016 Arts and Life

Annual Genital Monologues fosters sexual inclusivity

LAURA WATSON Special to The Denisonian Denison sold out showings of The Genital Monologues, a show based off the idea of Eve Ensler’s original Vagina Monologues, seeking to provide a more inclusive presentation of voices. It does this by being [...]

February 23, 2016 Arts and Life

Bluegrass musicians host workshops and perform

SAVANNAH DELGROSS Arts & Life Editor Mothers bounced their babies, elders tapped their feet and students hummed along to the tunes of bluegrass. “They’re one of the best bands I’ve heard in bluegrass,” said Andy Carlson, the head of the [...]

February 23, 2016 Arts and Life

Angela Pelster uses nature to explain life and loss

HANNAH KUBBINS Arts & Life Editor Angela Pelster took Denison students on a journey about love, life, loss and trees through her writing. With Pelster’s visit, the Beck Lecture Series has yet to disappoint. Pelster currently teaches at Hamline University [...]

February 23, 2016 Arts and Life

Anderson lecture combines knowledge with fun

KAITLYN SPECHT Arts & Life Editor “When I say it’s the coolest stuff in the universe, I mean it!” Dr. William D. Phillips said, referring to an atom which had been cooled to 700 nanodegrees Kelvin. Prior to this statement, [...]

February 23, 2016 Arts and Life