Peircing the Veil: The Art of Eating Alone


At least once in your Kenyon career, you will indeed feel the need to satisfy your basic human desire for nutrients, and there will indeed be no one to join you on your journey towards self-sustenance. As one too many old men in bathtubs on the Viagra commercial tell me, “It happens to everyone”. 

Sitting alone in Peirce presents a dichotomy of reputation: either you are embarrassingly lonely or confident and independent. I’m here to help you lean on the brighter end of the spectrum.*

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Four Minute Lecture: Professor Jon Sherman

Four minutes. One professor. Fun facts and mind-enlightening that will last the rest of your life. 

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This week’s Four-Minute Lecture is with Professor Jon Sherman who teaches in the Dance, Drama, and Film departments. The lecture covers the power of film to convey perspective in one of his favorite films The Bicycle Thief. It might be slightly over four minutes, but how wouldn’t want to put a little more time into building up their academic repertoire? Watch the video after the jump!

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