Kenyon News Digest, August 2008

Kenyon welcomes the Class of 2012
The 463 members of the Class of 2012 were selected from a pool of 4,509 applicants. The impressively talented class is the most diverse ever admitted to Kenyon.

Olympic Splash
Andrejs Duda '06 was one of 50 athletes to represent Latvia's largest-ever summer team at the Olympics in Beijing.

Washington Insider to Run Democracy Center
Kenyon has selected John C. Fortier, research fellow at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, as the first director of the Center for the Study of American Democracy.

Lessons in Leadership
Kenyon students will take advantage of increasing internship opportunities and move on to build fledgling businesses with the help of a grant from the Burton D. Morgan Foundation.

Students Dissect Legal Issues
Summer researcher Naomi Blaushild '10 put pardons, politics, and presidents under a microscope.

Support Kenyon: Every Gift Makes a Difference for Kenyon
We would like to extend sincere thanks to all who have donated to the Kenyon Fund and the Kenyon Parents Fund. Help us make 2008-09 another successful year by making a gift. 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 to make a gift to the 2008-09 Kenyon Fund or Kenyon Parents Fund.

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