Kenyon News Digest, July 16, 2012


Wide Horizons
Kenyon admissions officers and students help Native American students navigate thecollege-admissions process.

Support Kenyon: Philander (and Phil) Want You!
You may think you know why 1824 matters. It sure did to Philander Chase when he founded Kenyon College. And it matters today to "Phil Chase." Watch the video to find out how you can help Philander and Phil set an all-time Kenyon alumni giving record.

Coffee Buzz
Middle Ground, the landmark cafe, will be replaced by Wiggin Street Coffee this summer.

Literary Honor for Slonczewski
Biology professor and science fiction writer Joan Slonczewski has received the Campbell Award for The Highest Frontier.

Lords and Ladies at the Olympic Trials
Four members Kenyon's swimming and diving program recently competed in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials.

NCAC Honors Lady Swimmer
Alisa Vereshchagin '12 has received the North Coast Athletic Conference Pam Smith Award academic achievement, athletics excellence, service, and leadership.

Literary Achievement
The Kenyon Review has selected Elie Wiesel as the winner of the 2012 Kenyon Review Award for Literary Achievement.

Reunion Weekend Photos
More than 1,234 alumni, friends, and family returned to the Hill last month for Reunion 2012. Photos from the spectacular weekend can be found on Flickr. Classes ending in 3s and 8s, mark you calendars! Reunion 2013 will be here before you know it: May 24-26, 2013.

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