The Denisonian

Denison’s own Peyton Manning? Try junior Brandon Sklenar

October 22, 2013 Abbe Kaplan Sports 0

With only 32 seconds left in the fourth quarter, 20 yards away from the end zone, and down seven to embittered rival Ohio Wesleyan, the Big Red had to act fast. After a smart drop back and quick read of the defense, junior quarterback Brandon Sklenar whipped the ball to [...]

Women’s Soccer beats Hiram, records tie versus Wittenberg

October 22, 2013 The Denisonian Sports 0

The Denison Women’s Soccer Team came up big over the Big Red Weekend, beating conference rival Hiram at home 3-1 with a huge crowd watching. Sophomore Logan Berlet looks to score. Berlet finished with two shots on goal and an assist in that game. Berlet currently leads the team in [...]

Men’s lacrosse ranked #15 in preseason magazine, eager for NCAA tourny berth

October 22, 2013 The Denisonian Sports 0

By Cameron Williams Special to The Denisonian Lacrosse Magazine has ranked the Big Red men’s squad 15th in the nation in its “Midsummer Night’s Power Rankings.” “I think that it is always good to be ranked, but we expect to win the conference this year and be playing for a [...]

Author Stephen Graham Jones innovates Halloween stories

October 22, 2013 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

By Hillary Redd Staff Writer When one hears horror, one automatically thinks of scary movies, Halloween, the paranormal, and their greatest fears. All of these and more fall into the genre of horror fiction, but writer Stephen Graham Jones, a popular fiction author, puts his own twist on the scary. [...]

Petali Tea: Locally mixed teas now available to steep in Slayter

October 22, 2013 The Denisonian Arts and Life 0

By Caroline McCauley Special to The Denisonian This year, Commit Grounds in Slayter Student Union is now serving tea. Apart from that white chocolate mocha and that jumbo chocolate chip cookie, you can order hot tea. And the new selection of teas at Commit Grounds is not your average Lipton. [...]

“Shakespeare’s Comedic Couples” enchants Burke Black Box

October 22, 2013 Abbe Kaplan Arts and Life 0

Putting on a Shakespeare production is often very challenging for a theatre company.  Evidently, Denison students aren’t afraid of a challenge, as they took on two. “A Night of Shakespeare’s Comedic Couples,” one of two of the theatre department’s fall festival productions, featured selected scenes from “The Taming of the [...]