Featured Site: Fall Convocation Speeches
Read remarks made to the Class of 2010 by President S. Georgia Nugent, Provost Gregory Spaid, and Dean of Students Tammy Gocial. More...

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All Things Local
Pen, camera, and tape recorder in hand, Max Thelander seeks out the stories that make a community More...

Kenyon News Digest September 2006

Pitching Tents, Pitching In
Students camp out to draw attention to plight of homeless and raise funds for Habitat for Humanity More...

New York Story
David Goodwillie, Class of 1994, will read from his memoir, Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time, on Monday, September 18, at 7:00 p.m. in Storer Hall's Brandi Recital Hall. A reception and booksigning will follow. More...

Class of 2010 Arrives
On August 24, Kenyon welcomed the 460 members of the Class of 2010, who bring with them a wealth of talents and experiences. They range from a Virginian who mathematically predicted the growth of HIV globally to win an award at a statewide science fair to a Minnesota soccer player who spent a summer in the Arctic Circle running with the caribou. More...

Dreyfus Foundation Award
For the second time in two years, an incoming member of the chemistry faculty has received a prestigious faculty start-up award from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation. More...

Strong and Smart
Kenyon's athletics department earned recognition in the recently released National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) Top 25 Power Ranking, which honors colleges for exceptional achievement in both athletics and academics. More...

Power to the Students
Can liberals and conservatives work together to achieve common goals? Norman Kaufmann, Class of 2007, and Matthew Segal, Class of 2008, are proof that they can. More...

Homecoming and Hall of Fame
Come watch the Lords play against Hiram College at Kenyon's first home game of the season, at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7. Cheer them on with fellow alumni and enjoy refreshments at the hospitality tent. Later that evening, the College will welcome six new inductees into Kenyon's Athletic Association Hall of Fame. Those to be inducted are: Cathie Herrick, Class of 1990 (field hockey, lacrosse); Julie Kipka, Class of 1989 (tennis); Kathryn Lane, Class of 1992 (tennis); Mark Speer, Class of 1988 (track and field, basketball); Kristie Stacy, Class of 1992 (swimming); and Stasha Wyskiel, Class of 1989 (soccer, track and field). If you are interested in attending the induction ceremony and dinner, please contact Patty Bower at bowerp@kenyon.edu.

Collegian 150th Anniversary and Reunion
Join fellow Collegian editors and staffers for festivities over Homecoming weekend, October 6-7, 2006. If you are interested in joining the celebration, please contact Patty Bower at bowerp@kenyon.edu.

China Expert
Noted journalist and author Orville Schell, one of America's best-informed and most thoughtful observers on China and Tibet, presented the Storer Lecture in Asian Studies on Tuesday, September 12, in Higley Hall Auditorium. More...

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Alumni Events

New York Regional Association: Learning in the Company of Friends
President S. Georgia Nugent presents "Educating For Citizenship: A Classical Perspective, A Kenyon Perspective"
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 More...

Family Weekend
October 20-22, 2006


Field Hockey
KC field hockey pushes past Presidents. Sophomore Kelly Adams nets game-winning goal More...

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