In its meeting last week in Santa Monica, California, the Kenyon College Board of Trustees approved the 2018–19 fiscal year operating budget of $151,933,000, which includes increases in financial aid, tuition and fees, and employee wages.
Heidi Hansen McCrory, who has served as Kenyon’s vice president for college relations since 2014, has been appointed senior advisor for community relations. In her new role, McCrory will lead Kenyon’s efforts to build effective partnerships with community organizations, business leaders, and state and federal officials. Her appointment reflects the College’s increasing commitment to strengthening ties in the region.
On behalf of the Alcohol Task Force (ATF) Steering Committee, Vice President for Student Affairs Meredith Bonham '92 provides an update on the group’s activities and discussions over the course of the fall semester.
Presidents of institutions in the Five Colleges of Ohio Consortium (Denison, Kenyon, Oberlin, Ohio Wesleyan and Wooster) published a letter to Ohio Senator Rob Portman on Nov. 20, 2017, detailing their concerns about pending congressional tax legislation.
Chaired by Brackett B. Denniston ’69, the Kenyon College Board of Trustees met in Gambier on October 26–27, 2017. The Board approved budget and financing plans for the construction of the library and west academic quadrangle; heard updates on plans for interim library services and study spaces; and received reports on projects to be completed in advance including the proposed siting of temporary library facilities and the construction of two new English buildings.