Kenyon College

Class of 1980 40th Reunion Details

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Reunion Weekend: May 22 – 24, 2020

Get ready for some exciting changes at Reunion Weekend 2020.

No Registration Fee! Thanks to a gift from the Class of 1995, for the first time in Reunion Weekend history, there will be no registration fee.

All Alumni Invited!
This year, all alumni are invited back to the Hill for the fun that is Reunion Weekend. In order to ensure housing for those in reunion years, priority registration will be extended to classes ending in 0 or 5, as well as the Kokosingers, who are also having their reunion. Registration will open to these groups at noon on Monday, March 2 at

Additional improvements and changes to Reunion Weekend 2020 include a Parade of Classes to an all-classes reception, food trucks, special package pricing and more.

The preliminary schedule for the weekend is posted here
and will be updated as additional details are confirmed. Check back often for the latest updates. See you in May!
More about Reunion Weekend

Reunion Committee

Behind any reunion is a group of volunteers working together to make it a success. Thank you to the Class of 1980 Committee:

• Tom Chesnutt
• Dave Cohen
Robin Gabriel
• Ellen Turner
• Stacy Remke
• Bill Lipscomb
• Deb Smythe Hermann
• Sandra "Joey" Glatt
• John Feely
• Tim Glasser

Class of 1980 Activities


5 p.m.
Look for the Kenyon 80 flag near the hospitality tent to connect. Hospitality Tent, Ransom Lawn

Class social. Location and Time TBD


9:15 a.m. 
Tour of the buildings added since Class of '80 graduation. Tour led by Ellen Turner. Mather Hall, 2nd Floor Lounge
10:30 a.m.
Poetry Generation. Come write a poem, in response to a variety of prompts or not, for voluntary sharing at an all-reunion poetry reading later in the day. Open to all classes. Mather Hall, Class of 1975 Common Room

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