The Denisonian

Retiring historian Keenan: world, D.U. “in good hands for future”

November 5, 2013 Kristof Oltvai Features 0

In many ways, Professor of History Barry Keenan is the definition of the liberal arts. Straddling the divide between East and West, his studies have focused on Sino-American relations, Chinese history, and the ancient philosophy of Confucianism. Keenan has taught at Denison for 37 years and will retire in June. [...]

Point/Counterpoint, Obamacare: Do we really want to go back?

November 5, 2013 Curtis Edmonds Opinion 0

We’ve all heard the bad news. Leaked documents show that only six people enrolled in Obamacare on the first day. State governments have been slow to enact Medicaid expansions. Millions of Americans will in fact have to find new health insurance providers because their current providers don’t meet all the [...]

Point/Counterpoint, Obamacare: America needs a better option

November 5, 2013 The Denisonian Opinion 0

By Stetson Thacker, ’14 Staff Writer News on Obamacare, also known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), has dominated the media. The news has revolved around the dysfunctional HealthCare.Gov, Governor Kasich’s controversial expansion of Medicaid in Ohio, Obama’s broken promise to individuals interested in keeping their current [...]

Class Registration Day – A Comic

November 5, 2013 Abbe Kaplan Opinion 0

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Take time for yourself

November 5, 2013 The Denisonian Opinion 0

Get involved. Be a leader. Work hard. Does any of this sound familiar? I feel that I have become a product of these phrases. As a first-year, I came to Denison after recieving an award from my high school at commencement for consistent leadership and involvement in activities and clubs. [...]

‘NAFTA on steroids’: The Trans-Pacific Partnership

November 5, 2013 The Denisonian Opinion 0

Critics at the Global Trade Watch call it “NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) on steroids,” but you’ve most likely never heard of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement, or TPP, is a wide-reaching free trade pact between 12 countries. It is predicted to restrict internet freedoms [...]