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Environmental debate held by students

January 22, 2013 The Denisonian News 0
Environmental debate held by students

Eleven republicans, twelve democrats, and one independent battled on Dec. 11 over the  passing or killing of four bills created by students. All the members of the debate were dressed professionally just as if they were taking part of an actual congressional debate and the process was carried out realistically. [...]

BreakAway taking initiative nationwide Environmental debate held by students

January 22, 2013 Carole Burkett News 0
BreakAway taking initiative nationwide Environmental debate held by students

BreakAway, one of Denison’s four winter break alternatives, enabled 78 students to serve in various settings all over the United States. The BreakAway program is based on the idea of an Active Citizen Continuum, transforming students from unconcerned spectators, at one end of the continuum, into active citizens who value [...]

SMILE: Support group for chronic medical conditions

January 22, 2013 The Denisonian News 0
SMILE: Support group for chronic medical conditions

This year there is a new support group on campus. It is called SMILE (Serious Medical Matters Influencing Life Experience) that was created by Associate Professor and Evolutionary Developmental Biologist Dr. Laura Romano and Katherine Palms ’14, a communication major from Grosse Pointe Mi, following a couple of events that [...]

LeaderShape Institute marks its 12th year at Denison

January 22, 2013 Carole Burkett News 0
LeaderShape Institute marks its 12th year at Denison

For students inclined towards leadership, the LeaderShape Institute provided “an immersion living/learning experience” during winter break. Over six days, students learned “to create a just, caring, thriving world where everyone leads with integrity and a healthy disregard for the impossible,” according to Program Coordinator and Director of Campus Leadership and [...]

Interfaith service held in memory of MLK

January 22, 2013 Curtis Edmonds News 0
Interfaith service held in memory of MLK

Denison University’s celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day started at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday in Swasey Chapel and concluded Monday evening. This MLK Day featured several notable changes from last year, and several key people involved in the planning and implementation of the celebration provided valuable insight. [...]

ITS experiences major network difficulties as classes begin

January 22, 2013 The Denisonian News 0
ITS experiences major network difficulties as classes begin

As students settled in to prepare for classes, they found themselves unable to access critical network resources, like their class schedules and the internet itself. For a 26-hour period from early Sunday morning to early Monday, the Denison network was partially functional. Information Technology Services (ITS) Director Lisa Bazley, explained [...]