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Head Residents to be replaced by hired professionals

May 11, 2018 Brooke Holland DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

Denison has officially decided to make a change to the Head Resident position here on campus. Instead of hiring students, they will now be seeking to hire professional staff to fulfill the duties of Head Residents on a full-time basis. Over the past year this change has been discussed frequently [...]

Denison named a top producer of Fulbright scholars

May 11, 2018 Isabella Antonelli DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

Priding itself on creating autonomous thinkers and motivated students, not many are surprised that Denison has won recognition for producing top scholars. Denison has been named a top school by The Chronicle for Higher Education for having several students become Fulbright scholars. The Fulbright Program is a flagship international exchange [...]

Academic Quad renovations cause disruption, but improvements to come

May 11, 2018 Chloe Sferra DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

If you are trying to enjoy a nice sunny day near the flagpole on Slayter’s front quad, you might run into some obstacles, literally. As of April 24, the main entrance and outdoor Slayter common area is encompassed in a wide fence, stretching from edge to edge of the Slayter [...]

Academic Award Convocation recognizes excellence at Denison

May 10, 2018 Sophia Bellone DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

A cricket could be heard on Academic Quad as classes halted to celebrate Denison’s best and brightest students. With only a handful of people knowing who wins academic and teaching awards each year, students and faculty gathered in Swasey to have the secret revealed at the convocation. This year’s Academic [...]

Course registration causes panic among students

May 10, 2018 The Denisonian DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

ALINA PANEK — It was the cry of disappointment heard across the quad as rising seniors logged in to register for classes at 8 p.m. on April 10 to receive an error message that Banner has crashed, again. Many are studying abroad and have stayed up in their respective time zones to [...]

Narrative Journalism: new name, same concentration, more money

May 10, 2018 Sophia Bellone DCGA Weekly Report, News 0

Narrative Journalism? Narrative NonFiction? What’s in a name? According to Jack Shuler, apparently, there’s a lot. As of last week, Shuler, along with the faculty committee for the concentration, decided to officially change the name from Narrative Nonfiction Writing to Narrative Journalism. To answer the question of why, the reasoning [...]