Kenyon News Digest, January 18, 2009

Equality of Privilege
The second annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Dialogue explores the role of privilege and the importance of leadership in realizing King's vision.

Center for the Study of American Democracy Conference
Some of the country's top political analysts and commentators will gather at Kenyon in April to discuss the health and future of America's political parties.

Islamic Civilization Explored
Kenyon takes a leadership role among liberal arts colleges by adding a concentration in Islamic Civilization and Cultures.

Klesner Next Associate Provost
Joseph L. Klesner, professor of political science and chair of the department, moves into the Kenyon administration as associate provost beginning in the 2010-11 academic year.

Entrepreneurial Marketing
Marketing expert Leonard M. Lodish '65, H '99 will discuss entrepreneurial marketing in a lecture at Kenyon on Tuesday, January 19.

Reunion Weekend: June 4-6
This year, members of the classes ending in 0 and 5, plus alumni members of the Owl Creeks singing group, the Kenyon College Drama Club (KCDC), and the College Township Volunteer Fire Department (CTFD) will return to campus to reconnect with friends, professors, and the charms of the Hill. Look for registration materials this March.

Support Kenyon: Every Gift Makes a Difference
We would like to extend sincere thanks to all who have donated to the Kenyon Fund and the Kenyon Parents Fund. Help us make 2009-10 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 2009-10 Kenyon Fund or Kenyon Parents Fund.

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