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Solar Eclipse Visible in 14 States Across the U.S.

SHANTI BASU ‘20 PHOTO EDITOR On Monday, August 21, 2017, the world went dark. Thankfully, it was only for two minutes and due to a natural phenomenon. A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon travels in front of the [...]

September 10, 2017 News, World and Local News

Angela Davis returns to Denison

KALYN DUNKINS Editor-in-Chief “They say that freedom is a constant struggle…Oh, Lord, we must be free.” Angela Davis recited the lyrics of the popular ati-war song to a packed lecture hall of members of the Denison community on Feb. 11 in Swasey [...]

February 23, 2016 News, World and Local News

Black Notes: MLK Day recognition

MAT SCOTT News Editor Denison students were encouraged to use their day off of classes to attend events commemorating and celebrating the life of Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The day started with service projects in the morning, followed [...]

January 26, 2016 News, World and Local News
International Disasters: Paris, Beruit and Baghdad

International Disasters: Paris, Beruit and Baghdad

By Laura Carr Editor-in-Chief Cell phones pinged with social media alerts as news of the terrorist attacks in Paris, France began to surface on Friday evening. Within several hours, after the first attack took place at 9:20 p.m. UTC in [...]

November 19, 2015 News, World and Local News
Missing student found in Bioreserve at 8:40 am

Missing student found in Bioreserve at 8:40 am

By Jewell Porter Editor-in-Chief After searching for Wendell Jackson ‘17 for nearly 15 hours, Brent Smith, a Denison community service officer, located Jackson’s body at the south end of the Bioreserve at 8:40 a.m., according to the Granville Police Department’s [...]

September 1, 2015 News, World and Local News

Missing student causes campus-wide search by students and police alike

By: Jewell Porter Editor-in-Chief Wendell Jackson, a junior from Chicago, Ill., was reported missing yesterday evening at about 5:30 pm, about 24 hours since he was last seen in an academic building on campus. Students gathered with members of the [...]

September 1, 2015 News, World and Local News