Kenyon News Digest, October 18, 2010


Family Weekend 2010
Kenyon will will welcome more than a thousand parents, and some siblings and grandparents as well, October 22-24. The schedule of events can be found on the Family Weekend Web site.

Native Voices
Kenyon professors produce the world's largest poetry series by contemporary Native American and Latin American writers.

Black History in Cyberspace
Students create a digital archive documenting African-American life in rural Knox County, Ohio.

Installation Inspiration
Metal gates on Middle Path, piñatas, and baffling bathroom signage. What gives? The students in this fall's Installation Art class show off their work.

National Beat
NPR correspondent Linda Wertheimer was on campus to discuss the state of the electronic news media and the midterm elections at Kenyon.

Creative Capitalist
The global entrepreneurial activist Tamsin Smith '88 returns to Kenyon on Tuesday, October 19, to share her thoughts on bringing ideas to life.

The Kenyon College Alumni Bulletin—Online
Enjoy the Fall 2010 issue of the Alumni Bulletin from your computer.

Annual Report of Gifts 2009-2010
The Annual Report of Gifts: 2009-2010 is now available online. The report recognizes gifts made to the Kenyon Fund and Kenyon Parents Fund between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010. This year's report contains a special message from President S. Georgia Nugent.

Support Kenyon: Meet the Challenge
Have you made your gift to the Kenyon Fund? A new $1 million Trustee Challenge fund will match each new dollar donated to the Kenyon Fund and Kenyon Parents Fund with a dollar for financial aid for current students. A "new dollar" is any new amount over the previous year's contribution. Please show your support and make an online gift at gift.kenyon.edu.

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