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Student Council Announces No Paper Cups Available Next Week

April 13, 2016

NO CUPS

Student Council released a statement today announcing a new Earth Day-themed initiative. Read the full text below:

In observance of Earth Day, there will be no paper cups in Peirce from April 18th – 22nd.

This is a student council-sponsored initiative. Though we know this may not be a popular idea, we are committed to making concessions to make this campus a more sustainable place, we hope you’ll share our sentiment.  

In preparation for this weeklong event:

  • Leftover CHIP cups will be available outside of peirce during no cups week, first come, first serve
  • ECO/student council will do a final dish pick-up and sustain-a-mugs/cup drive on Sunday, April 17th (leave your Peirce dishes & mugs outside your room)!!!
3 Comments leave one →
  1. Anonymous permalink
    April 13, 2016 8:01 pm

    So they want us to drink out of bowls like dogs, then have no bowls for cereal, soup, salad or plated meals. Good thinking!

  2. Anonymous permalink
    April 14, 2016 6:32 am

    Why can’t you people just use the cups in Peirce and leave them there? Or bring them back if you take them back to your room? Or get a nalgene, hydro flask, or literally any type of water bottle if you want to take a beverage with you? In my time at Kenyon, this was never a problem, and I don’t think I ever took any plates, cups, etc. from Peirce. Except for that time I took two pies.

  3. OrangeCarDriver permalink
    April 14, 2016 10:53 am

    Future leaders of America, eh? I think ya’ll are acting like banana republic type-folks. So sad it takes a $50,000 per annum system just to put up with you. Remind me not to live in the city where most Kenyon grads are going.

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