Join the Campus Climate Team!

Join the Campus Climate Team!

The Directors of Multi-Cultural Student Affairs and the Center for Women and Gender Action welcome applications from students to serve on the Campus Climate Team (CCT). We will select two students.

The Campus Climate Team represents different constituencies of the campus in monitoring and reporting on matters that influence the climate experienced by members of the University community.

The Campus Climate Team (CCT) monitors campus climate issues through the review of individual and aggregated incidents that violate community standards; shares information with the Denison community about campus climate concerns by means of the Campus Climate Watch webpage; and reports at least once each semester to the President and to the Campus Affairs Council (CAC) on its findings regarding campus climate, with the expectation that its findings will be reported by CAC to both the DCGA Student Senate and to the faculty at regularly scheduled meetings.

For more information about who is on CCT and what we actually do, please click on the link below. Applications are due by Thursday, September 25 at 4:30 pm.

CCT Application: https://denison.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6XtD3AjYGspKiAB


Scholarship for Asian American Female Students

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Scholarship Overview:

Asian Women in Business (AWIB) is pleased to present our annual scholarship for Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/or entrepreneurship. Founded in 1995, Asian Women In Business is the only non-profit, tax-exempt organization in the country with the primary mission of assisting Asian women entrepreneurs. Over the years, AWIB has expanded its mission to address issues affecting Asian Americans on the corporate level.

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The Tale of Two Chopsticks

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Two Denison students wanted to keep in touch during their summer apart. They decided to become ‘pen pals’ with a twist: they both focused on using their photography skills. At 10pm every Saturday they would upload pictures to their Facebook album. The Denison artists worked with photo prompts that had them capturing not only their personal lives but those around them. Having it open on Facebook for all their friends to see, it quickly became a popular photo project that will now be open for all Denison students to see starting 6:00 p.m Friday, September 12th at their opening reception in the Bryant Arts Center.

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2014 GLCA Student of Color Leadership Application

Who Am I: Navigating the Depths of Intersectionality as a Student Leader and Activist

The 24th annual Students of Color Leadership Conference, sponsored by the Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA) and hosted by a GLCA member institution (this year, DePauw University), will take place November 7-9, 2014. The Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement (CCCE) at Denison University has a limited number of spots for students to attend and is asking interested students to fill out the participant application form. If selected to attend, all associated fees (registration, hotel accommodation, transportation, and conference meals) will be covered.



Please read through the following guidelines and expectations before submitting your application:

  • A digital application form will be the only accepted form.
  • Students will be selected on the basis of the information provided on this application form.
  • Every attempt will be made to select a diverse cohort of participants.
  • All applicants will be made aware of whether or not they have been selected on or before Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.
  • Selected applicants should be prepared to meet on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 and Wednesday Oct. 1st 6pm; any conflicts with this time should be made known by the time of submission of this application.

o   At the Sept. 24th & Oct. 1st meeting, applicants will work on an initial draft for a conference workshop proposal(s).

  • Applicants are expected to present at the conference, should the conference committee accept the group proposal(s).
  • We will leave campus at 11:45am on Friday, Nov. 7th and return late afternoon on Sunday, November 9th.

o   Please note: our center will not write a note excusing you from class, work, performances, sports, etc for attending conference

  • Any additional questions should be directed to Emily Henson, CCCE Program Coordinator (hensone@denison.edu).

Application deadline is Sunday, September 14, 2014, by 4.30pm!

Click here for link to application


 To learn more about the conference check out the pictures from 2013, when Denison University hosted it!

Mark Anthony, previous CCCE Program Coordinator, also attend last years GLCA Conference at Denison. You can read his reflections on his blog post (click here)


Oberlin LGBTQ Community Coordinator positions

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Are you on the job hunt?!

This could be a great opportunity! 

Oberlin College is searching for a LGBTQ COMMUNITY COORDINATOR! If you consider yourself a leader and want to use your leadership skills to advance the multicultural community at Oberlin then PLEASE APPLY!!!Job functions for each position include:
  • Provide leadership on identifying and helping to address the academic, social, cultural, and political needs of LGBTQ students, as well as those of other student communities.


  • Take a leadership role on the collaborative construction, execution, and support of academic, cultural, and social programming on diversity and inclusion for all students, faculty, staff, alumni, community members, and other constituencies.


  • Provide guidance to individual and groups of faculty and academic departments and programs to support student academic success as well as to further intellectual discourses on diversity and inclusion for the entire campus.


The applications are due by May 23, 2014 , so don’t delay!


For more info click the links to the job descriptions:



Denison Iron Chefs!


Who are the Iron Chefs of Denison? You might already know if you were at the Curtis Veggie Room on Thursday, April 9th at noon. Yes, it’s us – WonTack Song ’14, Jenny Kim ‘16, and me, Rain Yan ‘16! As a team, we won first place in the Big Red Iron Chef Competition with a main dish of white rice and chicken stir-fry and a side of hand-pulled noodles!

During my free time I enjoy cooking! I believe every international student will agree with me that although we enjoy the delicious Whit’s ice-cream and macaroni and cheese in Granville, we always miss the taste of home. Before I came to Denison, I had no experience cooking. My mom would always make me delicious home cooked food everyday. However, because I decided to study aboard in the US, I had to face the truth – my mom would not be here to take care of me or make all my favorite home-cooked Chinese dishes. So, I learned how to cook!  My mom sent me her family recipes and I learned how to cook my favorite dishes from home. Now, I feel confident about my cooking skills and I always cook for my friends if they miss home-cooked food or if they want to try Chinese food.

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Applications are now available for the Stanley E. Johnson, Jr. and Gaye S. Johnson Pre-Law Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to a sophomore who, for financial reasons, would not otherwise be able to continue a pre-law education at Denison. The scholarship is applied directly to tuition. A commitment to law school and the legal profession is a requirement. This award is only given once – during your junior year (it does not continue into your senior year).


If you are interested in being considered for this scholarship, please complete and return the application form that is attached to Career Exploration and Development, 306 Burton Morgan Center by Friday, April 18th, 2014.



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Sustained Dialogue Moderator Applications Now Open!

Moderator Applications

What is Sustained Dialogue?

Sustained Dialogue’s mission is to develop everyday leaders who engage differences as strengths to improve campuses, workplaces, and communities.  It envisions a world in which all people have the tools to create the communities they dream of so people of all identities can thrive.

Our Values:

COURAGE: to engage those different from ourselves, to challenge bias in others and ourselves, and to take action to address inequities
EMPATHY: a willingness to listen deeply to others – especially in moments of conflict; leads to more inclusive worldviews
SPIRIT OF INQUIRY: learn from each other, rigorously evaluate our efforts, analyze data to inform our program and operations strategies
CONTINUITY: commitment to sustained engagement to facilitate lasting impact in communities and organizations
COLLABORATION: examine relationships among individuals, groups, organizations, and communities; collaborate to ignite deeper impact

What is a Moderator?

Being a moderator will allow you to facilitate change through dialogue, helping your peers understand all types of issues in an engaging way that helps to bring about great solutions. It’s a role of leadership that can easily transition from within Sustained Dialogue to other organizations.

When is the application due?

Opens April 10, 2014

Closes April 18, 2014 at 11:59pm

How do I apply?

Fill out the form on OrgSync below!


For questions, please contact Melissa Campbell (campbe_m1@denison.edu) or check out our Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1385537548393891/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming