A Day in the Life: Aaron Naves ’16

In this feature, The Thrill will showcase a typical day of a member of the Kenyon Community: student, faculty, or staff. If you have nominations for people to be showcased, please share them in the comments or email us at thekenyonthrill@gmail.com.

Aaron Naves tends to his little friends.

Aaron Naves ’16 is not your typical Kenyon student. Instead of living on the main campus, Aaron lives at the Kenyon Farm along with four other students. Together, they operate and maintain Kenyon’s farm, doing work ranging from raising livestock to growing crops. The Kenyon Farm (and its farmers) even help provide some of Peirce’s food. Needless to say, life on the Farm is interesting. Here’s what a typical day looks like for Aaron. Continue reading

10 o’clock list: Places the Escaped Fall Fest Goat was Going to Go


What how

What, how?

I don’t know if you all heard but allegedly- (and I say allegedly because I have seen Legally Blonde and I do NOT want to get sued)- there was a goat that escaped during Fall Fest. A freaking goat. There was a goat who was supposed to be in one place and he left it to find a new place. I have spent a lot of time with goats- a lot of carnal relations with farmers if you know what I mean, so I am going to take you into the mind of the goat and answer the question on everyone’s mind: “Where was he going and I thought this girl graduated?” I am not responsible for his escape, though. I want to make that clear.

Come along!

1. Crozier. He heard about the free lube and really knows how to please a smooch buddy… This is all speculation. I had nothing to do with it so I don’t know for a FACT what his goal was.

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