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Beck Series welcomes Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen

SAVANNAH DELGROSS Managing Editor “The question of storytelling is not just important for professional storytellers, … storytelling is crucial for all of us,” Viet Thanh Nguyen said to the audience. Nguyen, the winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for his novel “The Sympathizer,” lectured to a sold-out auditorium at the Columbus Museum of [...]

March 28, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

Sex Week: Switcharoo features Ladies’ Night Out, Hilltoppers

MARISA HOMBOSKY Sports Editor Men in black dresses and women in the classic Hilltopper jacket. Oh, what a sight for Denison students! Ladies’ Night Out and Denison Hilltoppers came together for their annual Switcheroo Concert during Denison’s ‘Sex Week.’ It was an Acappella-filled night where the ladies of LNO sang some of the Hilltoppers greatest [...]

March 28, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

Dance department welcomes choreographer Paula Josa Jones

KATIE LOTANE Special to The Denisonian Review: Paula Josa Jones’ career has been a long exploration of dance, choreography, writing, visual artistry and movement education. On Thursday, March 23, Denison’s dance department welcomed Jones for an artist talk. Jones has won numerous fellowships throughout her career and been praised as “one of the country’s leading [...]

March 28, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

Sex Week opens conversation, spreads awareness on campus

CHLOE SFERRA News Editor Do you want to know more about sex? Every year, Denison Advocates for Sexual Health (DASH) sponsor Sex Week on campus. DASH is an open student organization that encourages and allows space to discuss sex as well as how to handle different situations and questions in regards to the taboo topic. [...]

March 28, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

Computer science and creative writing make unexpected pair

JESSICA LEEDS RICHMAN Arts & Life Editor Excitement, frustration and energy pulsed through the air during the computer science game design class’ mid semester showcase. This year marks the third semester of a class focused on game design and instructed by Dr. Ashwin Lall. During the spring of 2015, he initiated a collaboration with the [...]

March 28, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

Sam Bush brings bluegrass to Vail Series

Review ALEX CAPRARA Photo Editor Throughout Sam Bush’s performance, audience members’ feet were tapping, their heads nodding to the beat and some even stood up to dance in the aisle. Blazing fast instrumental solos accompanied by the thumping feel of the bass reverberating throughout the pews of Swasey chapel were just two aspects of Sam [...]

March 17, 2017 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0