Students of Color Leadership Conference (SoCLC)

The 27th annual Students of Color Leadership Conference (SoCLC), sponsored by the Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA) hosted by a GLCA member institution (this year, Allegheny College), will take place November 3-5, 2017.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.Students who attend the conference are required to present.You can find the link to the application here.

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

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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.

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Quick tips for a summer internship

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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.

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.

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DUCT Trip to the Denison Art Space in Newark

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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.

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Denison Annual Gala 2016: Secret Garden

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UPC 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.

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Denison University Cultural Tour – Corn Maze

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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.

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First-Year Scholarship Opportunity!

A Message from the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life

First-Year Students,

We are writing to inform you all of an opportunity to apply for the Reverend John and Arlena Hasel Award. This $500 award is offered by Mr David E. Hasel ’70 to honor his parents.

This award is intended to allow students with financial need, discretionary income to participate in college life. First preference is to a financially challenged student who is the child or grandchild of a Baptist minister or missionary.

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3 ways to make money online for college students

If you are a college student, chances are you have those weird, awkward blocks of free time that is not enough to cover a part-time job, but maybe too wasteful to just spend chilling on the Internet or watching TV shows. What if I tell you that there are ways you can make money online and utilize that time to make some extra income?

Freelancing

This option has become so popular that there’s a plethora of e-freelancing websites out there to match you with the best gigs for your skills.

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Opportunity for First Gen Students: Meet and Greet with Laura Hartpence

This Friday – September 23rd, the Academic Support and Enrichment Center and the Knowlton Center for Career Exploration are hosting a “Meet and Greet” with Laura Hartpence, a Denison alumna who herself was a first generation college student at Denison and now works in higher education at Colgate University (see bio below).

Stop by the Knowlton Center for Career Exploration (2nd floor Burton Morgan) on Friday, September 23rd between noon and 1pm for a casual conversation with Laura about your experiences at Denison and get her advice around First Gen students in navigating college life as well as tips in networking for career/internship opportunities.

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Students of Color Leadership Conference

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The 26th annual Students of Color Leadership Conference (SoCLC), sponsored by the Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA) hosted by a GLCA member institution (this year, The College of Wooster), will take place November 4-6, 2016. 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.

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