I idolized the senior class my first year at Kenyon. They were cool, put-together and spoke every language on the planet. When
I stalked certain seniors photos from Senior Soirée appeared on my News Feed, the image of the male seniors in slick suits and the female students in glamorous gowns and faux fur enchanted me. I fell in love with the idea of being a senior. In my Norton double, I envisioned the joys that awaited me in my senior year: drinking legally, glamorous clothes and eternal relationships. Senior Soirée was, in my mind, the capstone to senior status.
Homecoming is here, the highlighter party is tonight, and school spirit is in the air. At least I think that’s what I’m smelling. Sometimes when the wind is blowing the right way, I could swear it’s manure. Oh well. Anyway, here’s a drink to get you pumped with Kenyon pride and going for the homecoming stuff today:
Yes, First Years, there’s still homecoming in college. What’s that? You don’t have a date or a dress yet!? Well hurry up and get one! Just kidding, there’s no big formal where you awkwardly try to slow dance with your date without stepping on their toes, but there are plenty of activities to attend. Check it out after the jump! Continue reading
Full weekend lineup after the jump!