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Denison Celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hello all, on January 23rd, Denison celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! Denison honors the legacy of Dr. King with a day of service, workshops, and a riveting performance by Denison students. Please attend the Keynote Event, which is a student production directed by Patrisse Khan-Cullors, who is one of the founders of the #BlackLivesMatter movement. In this event, titled, “Power from the Mouths of the Occupied,” fellow Denisonians have written and produced narratives. This event will be held on Monday, January 23rd at 7pm in Swasey Chapel. We hope you enjoy and leave the event with great takeaways.…

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Women’s March on Washington

On Saturday, January 21, 2017 in Washington D.C., a million women and feminists/allies planned “to show our strength, power and courage and demonstrate our disapproval of the new president and his values in a peaceful march.” ALL women, femme, trans, gender non-conforming and feminist others are invited to participate in the March. It is designed as “a show of solidarity to demand our safety and health in a time when our country is marginalizing us and making sexual assault an electable and forgivable norm. We align with all POC and LGBTQ causes, and we will show our support in a non-violent protest.” This is designed to be an INCLUSIVE march, and EVERYONE who supports women’s rights is welcome.

The March …

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2017 Montgomery Summer Research Diversity Fellowship in Chicago

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The American Bar Foundation sponsors an annual program of summer research fellowships to interest undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds in pursuing graduate study in the social sciences. The summer program is designed to introduce students to the rewards and demands of a research-oriented career in the field of law and social science. The program is supported in part by the Kenneth F. and Harle G. Montgomery Foundation, AT&T, the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates, and the Law School Admissions Council.

The American Bar Foundation is the nation’s leading research institute for the empirical study of law. An independent, nonprofit organization for more than sixty years, ABF seeks to advance the understanding and improvement of law through research …

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Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program in Washington, D.C.

The Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program is a social justice program that trains, inspires, and sustains leaders. Fellows gain field experience fighting hunger and poverty through placements in community based organizations across the country, and policy experience through placements in Washington, D.C. The program bridges community-based efforts and national public policy, and fellows develop as effective leaders in the movement to end hunger and poverty.

The Emerson Program supports a diversity of local and national approaches to eliminate hunger, poverty and social inequality, particularly racism. We seek to craft successful and mutually beneficial partnerships between Fellows and partner organizations while developing a new generation of hunger and poverty leaders. Fellows support partner organizations with program development, research, evaluation, …

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Quick tips for a summer internship

The internship application season is upon us! Most companies already have internship postings on their websites, and some internship deadlines are approaching. This article aims to give you a starting point and some advice to begin looking for your summer adventure.

  1. Find an internship to apply to

The first step, obviously, is to find an internship to apply to. If you have a specific company in mind, look on their websites for their Careers page, which should lead you to some openings for students. Otherwise, the Denison Handshake portal is a good place to start – there are several postings already up that should cover all majors in Denison. Kaleidoscope also has blog posts on potential internships that are geared

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DUCT Trip to the Denison Art Space in Newark

 

The Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement is offering another Denison University Cultural Tour (DUCT)! The trip will take place on Saturday, December 3rd, from 4:30-7:00pm. We will be going to the Denison Art Space in Newark for a clay-based workshop!

There will be a deposit charge of $5 to cover for transportation. The fee is non-refundable if you do not show up.

Students will meet in Shep College Room on the 4th floor of Slayter at 4pm. We will then head to the Newark Art Space.

Students will return to campus by 7:30pm at the latest. Please sign up by Thursday, December 1st at 4:30pm by stopping by the Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement (Slayter 4th) and paying $5 to reserve …

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Denison Annual Gala 2016: Secret Garden

14753440_1204159482983750_1280700917553810721_oUPC hosted its annual Gala on October 8, 2016. This year’s theme is Secret Garden, and did they go all out on it! Instead of hosting the gala indoors like in previous years, UPC decided to bring the event outdoors to the Slayter Commons. There were strings of lights, chocolate fountains, flower arches, flower arrangements, and a whole Jazz band. Although the weather got a little cold (typical bipolar Ohio), the turnout was great (food was gone in like an hour if that’s any indication). 

CCCE did a little survey of our own, and found out that what people like most was the decoration and the food, especially the fondue. The band got mixed reviews, some love swing dancing to …

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Denison University Cultural Tour – Corn Maze

The Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement is offering another Denison University Cultural Tour (DUCT)! The trip will take place on Saturday, October 29th, from 2-5pm. We will be going to Lynd Fruit Farm in Pataskala, OH for their corn maze!

The charge for the trip is $5 and includes transportation and entrance fees. The fee is non-refundable if you do not show up.

Students will meet in Shep College Room on the 4th floor of Slayter at 1:300pm. We will then head to Lynd Fruit Farm in Pataskala for their Corn Maze.

Students will return to campus by 5pm at the latest. Please sign up by Thursday, October 27th at 4:30pm by stopping by the Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement (Slayter 4th) …

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Denison University Cultural Tour – Japanese Food and Culture

The Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement is offering our first Denison University Cultural Tour (DUCT) of this semester! The trip will take place on Friday, October 21st,10am-5pm. We will be going to Columbus, more specifically the Kenny Shopping Centre and CAM International Market.

The charge for the trip is $10 and includes transportation, lunch at Tensuke Express and dessert at Belle’s BreadThe fee is non-refundable if you do not show up.

Students will meet in Shep College Room on the 4th floor of Slayter at 10:00 am for an introduction to Japanese cuisine, culture and language. We will be stopping for lunch at Tensuke Express, and exploring the “Japanese shopping village” for dessert, groceries, gifts …

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Brown Brothers Harriman Summer Internship

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Our program aims to give students valuable real-world experience while helping us meet evolving business needs. We focus on four different tracks designed to lead participants to full-time positions within Investor Services and Administration, Private Banking, Systems, and Investment Management. Qualified applicants can apply for more than one internship area.

We are seeking bright, talented, and diverse students who are excited to grow and lead in our entrepreneurial culture. Ideal candidates will have strong academic performance coupled with varied perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences.

Timeline:

  • Posting opens online: Monday, October 3 – Friday, November 11, 2016
  • Recruitment and Selection Process: October 2016 – January 2017 (rolling)
  • Intern Program Takes Place: Late May 2017 – Early August 2017

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current

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