Ever since his 2005 Commencement speech “This is Water,” author David Foster Wallace has been linked with Kenyon. That connection grows stronger when Wallace biographer D.T. Max visits the campus.
Author and humorist Bill Bryson, who has an affection for the Kenyon Review, will deliver the Commencement address in May.
The College’s one hundred eighty-sixth Commencement ceremony takes place on Saturday, May 17.
Much-decorated author and humorist William “Bill” Bryson delivered the Commencement address to the Class of 2014 on Saturday, May 17. Watch it on YouTube.
Journalist Martha Raddatz will speak at the 2015 Commencement.
Donald L. Rogan Professor of Religious Studies Royal Rhodes elected to address Class of 2015 at Baccalaureate.
Kenyon is set to confer degrees to 430 graduates at its 187th Commencement ceremony May 16.
Professor Royal Rhodes addresses the Class of 2015 at Baccalaureate.
Award-winning journalist Martha Raddatz H’15 P’15 offers inspiring words to the Class of 2015.
Graduates share their favorite moments from Kenyon's 187th Commencement ceremony.
President Sean Decatur gives advice to the Class of 2015.
Ten years after its delivery, the 2005 Kenyon Commencement address by David Foster Wallace lives on in popular consciousness, in social media and in print.