Center for Teaching and Learning

OCTOBER 2015 NEWSLETTER

 

Digital Scholarship at Denison and The Ohio Five: Projects and Pedagogy
Discussions, Workshops, and Meetings

Dr. Jacob Heil (Mellon Digital Scholar)

Tuesday, October 20

Sponsored By:

Office of the Provost
Center for Learning and Teaching
Doane Library

Curious about the role of digital technology in your classes or scholarship?

Wondering how to make your ideas for a digital project a reality?

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Communication

 

OCTOBER 2015

The Andrew W. Mellon Fine Arts Grant

We are thrilled to announce Denison has received a $750,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support  activities that promote arts across the curriculum. Over three years, beginning in January 2016, we will host three year-long residencies per year and four semester-long residencies per year.

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Important Dates

October 2015

Thursday, October 1 General Faculty Meeting (Herrick Auditorium) 11:30 a.m.
Friday, October 2

First Friday for faculty and administrators (Faculty Common) 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 6

Tuesday Lunch (Knobel Hall) 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch subsidized by Provost’s office – New Price $4

“The Female Embodiment of an Enchanted State: Women and Visual Culture in New Mexico, 1918-1950.” Joy Sperling (Art History & Visual Culture)
Faculty Research Dinner (Monomoy) 5:30 – Alina Haliliuc (Communication) and Joe Reczek (Chemistry) present their research. 

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Scholarship

OCTOBER 2015

Ron Abram, Associate Professor of Studio Art & Queer Studies, is currently in a five week artist residency at Grafikwerkstatt in Dresden Germany.  The Ohio/Dresden Residency Fellowship is awarded by the Ohio Arts Council and has Abram making prints alongside other artist printmakers from Dresden and around the world. In conjunction with the residency, Abram is exhibiting prints and films at Residenten 2015 : Internationaler Künstleraustausch at Alte Feuerwache Loschwitz Gallery in Dresden.

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Professional Development

OCTOBER 2015 NEWSLETTER

 

The Introductory Course: Gateway to the Discipline

Friday, December 4, 2015, 9 am – 2 pm

Chicago Center for Teaching, University of Chicago

The Program –

The Chicago Center for Teaching invites interested faculty members across disciplines to share their pedagogical insight and practice with its current graduate students.  We believe that you are especially well positioned to address their needs. 

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Students

OCTOBER 2015

 

What is . . . “Jeopardy!” ??

On Tuesday, September 22nd’s episode of Jeopardy!, you might have detected a subtle but familiar sight – Swasey Chapel, dotting a red silk necktie.

Senior Dylan Parson of Slippery Rock, Pa. represented the Big Red on the 32-year-old game show. His friends in the student entrepreneurship group Denison Enterprises knew he couldn’t do this without proper Denison paraphernalia.

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