You are invited to join us on campus this September for a swimming and diving reunion to honor Coach Jim Steen as we induct him into the Kenyon Hall of Fame!

Enjoy a weekend of revelry and good cheer with our hosts:

Rachel Berger '11, Kellyn Caldwell '12, Kris Caldwell '84, Erica Carroll '01, Arthur Conover '17, Beth Galloway '04, Coire Gavin-Hanner '18, Todd Giardinelli '94, Brett Holcomb' 01, Brian Kirkvold '99, Kyle Laux '03, Wes Manz '15, Dennis Mulvihill '88, Missy Mulvihill '90, Hannah Orbach-Mandel '19, Jim Parker '81, Lain Shakespeare '05, Katie Varda '99
(Host committee still in formation)

as we celebrate Kenyon Swimming and the legacy of Coach Steen! 

Highlights from the weekend will include a Kenyon Athletic Association Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, Sep. 8, featuring the 2023 induction of several swimming and diving alumni. Programming on Saturday, Sept. 9, will include an alumni swim meet, followed by night two of the Hall of Fame ceremony, featuring the induction of Coach Steen. 

More information, including registration details and the full schedule for the weekend, will be added closer to the September celebration. 

We hope you can join us!

A list of accommodations available for the weekend can be found below. Please book today!

Questions? Please reach out to Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement Annie Gordon at or Host Committee Member Rachel Berger '11 at


The host committee has reserved a few blocks of hotel rooms in the Mount Vernon area. Please take a look at the list below and book your accommodations today! Room blocks are available Sept. 7 - 10, unless otherwise noted, but you can adjust your reservation accordingly. 

  • Comfort Inn: A block of 20 rooms is available Sept. 7 - 10 for a discounted rate of $125/night. The hotel block closes on Aug. 31. Individuals need to call the hotel directly (740-392-6886) to reserve a room. Please reference "Kenyon Swimming and Diving Alumni" when making your reservation. Feel free to ask for Dorothy, the general manager.
  • The Mount Vernon Inn: The entire Inn is reserved for our reunion Sept. 7 - 10. Rooms and additional suites and cottages vary in pricing. Please contact Kate (740-392-9881) to book and pay directly.
  • Holiday Inn Express: A block of 10 rooms is available Sept. 7 - 10 for a discounted rate of $109/night + taxes. This includes a hot breakfast buffet. Individuals will need to call the hotel directly (740-392-1900) to reserve a room. Please reference the code KSA when booking. Feel free to ask for Barbara.
  • Additional accommodations, including Airbnbs in the area that Kenyon typically recommends to visitors, can be found here

Questions? Please reach out to Annie Gordon at or Rachel Berger '11 at