Kenyon News Digest, March 16, 2011


Prize-Winning Research
Molecular biology major Cami Odio '11 won national recognition and funding to present her research findings at the Society of Toxicology meeting in March.

Sullivan earns NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Kenyon defensive lineman Mark Sullivan '11, a two-time football Academic All-American, has been awarded a prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.

Roll 'Em
Student winners for Kenyon's video contest have been announced. See the clips.

Blum Is Back
Bestselling author Jenna Blum '92 recently returned to campus to read from her new novel, The Stormchasers.

Kenyon Lord Turns Pro
The Canadian Football League's Edmonton Eskimos have signed former Lords football standout Harry von Kann '10 to a free-agent contract.

Listen Up
The Crozier Center for Women presents The Vagina Monologues, this year a benefit for women in Haiti.

Register for Reunion Weekend
Online registration for Reunion Weekend is now open. Preregistration is strongly encouraged to guarantee campus housing and seating at class dinners. Alumni who do not have Internet access may call the alumni office at 1-800-536-9662 (prompt 1) to request reunion registration information via regular mail.

Register for Commencement Weekend
If you are the parent of a graduating senior, remember to register online for Commencement Weekend by April 29.

Don't Forget to Vote
The Alumni Ballot deadline is April 15th! Kenyon Alumni received a paper ballot in the mail and may also download the ballot (PDF). All ballots must be received by the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs no later than April 15th. You may fax your signed ballot to 740-427-5454.

Support Kenyon: Meet the Challenge
Have you made your gift to the Kenyon Fund? A $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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