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Kenyon News Digest January 2008

Newman Scholars To Get Loan-Free Lift
A financial-aid initiative announced by Kenyon President S. Georgia Nugent guarantees a loan-free education for selected students with the greatest need and a record of achievement. More...

NEH Award Seeks Hyde
A fellowship award from the National Endowment for the Humanities fuels English professor Lewis Hyde's exploration of the "cultural commons" in his new book. More...

Art Rising
The "We Are Kenyon" campaign will begin to transform campus quite tangibly this spring, when construction gets under way for two new art buildings. Campaign donors have already given $30 million of the $39 million needed for the buildings, one for studio art and one for art history and exhibitions. More...

Above and Beyond
Kenyon students regularly take on steep challenges that go beyond normal classroom requirements. Four of those students were honored recently with Franklin Miller Awards, given in recognition of unusual or significant contributions to the academic environment of the College. More...

Welcoming Glancy
This semester the English department welcomes Diane Glancy as holder of the 2008 Richard L. Thomas chair in creative writing. More...

Launching Dreams
Freeman A. Hrabowski III, who transformed a little-known commuter school into a university admired nationwide for launching minority students into science careers, will speak at Kenyon this month as part of the College's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. More...

Top Performers in Concert
The Angela Waite Student Recital brings together the finest of Kenyon's student musicians and vocalists. Performers are chosen twice a year by jury. More...

Support Kenyon: Every Gift Makes a Difference for Kenyon
We would like to extend thanks to all who have already donated to the Kenyon Fund and the Kenyon Parents Fund. If you haven't given this year, please consider doing so before the fiscal year concludes on June 30. These two funds are a critical part of Kenyon's $230 million campaign, We Are Kenyon: The Drive for Excellence. Your participation makes a difference. Please visit http://gift.kenyon.edu to make a gift to the 2007-08 Kenyon Fund or Kenyon Parents Fund.

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Cleveland Regional Association, Learning in the Company of Friends:
"Words Matter: Rhetoric and Leadership in Ancient Athens," by Assistant Professor of Classics Adam Serfass, January 31, 2008 More...

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