Kenyon News Digest, July 17, 2012

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

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

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

Summer Science
Thirty-one Summer Science Scholars are immersed in active, real-life science, embracing challenging questions in biology, chemistry, and physics, as well as anthropology and psychology.

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

Boston Gathering, August 18
The Kenyon College Regional Association of Boston and the Kenyon Green Alumni Association invite alumni, parents, students, and their families for a day of hard work and fun for a great cause at the Community Harvest Project. Come fight hunger by volunteering on a unique farm!

Thank You for Supporting the Kenyon Fund
We (and "Phil Chase") would like to extend sincere thanks to all who have donated to the 2011-12 Kenyon Fund and the Kenyon Parents Fund! Your participation makes a difference. Check out our thank you video on YouTube. Want to get a jump on next year? Visit to make a gift or pledge to the 2012-13 Kenyon Fund or Kenyon Parents Fund.

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Family Weekend

Save the Date!
October 19-21, 2012 Registration begins in mid August.


Men's Tennis
Lords collect armful of ITA academic awards More....

Women's Tennis
Academics land Ladies in national spotlight More....

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