Faculty Award: NSF CSSI Grant

Madeline Wade, Associate Professor of Physics, has been awarded funding from NSF for her project “Framework: An A+ Framework for Multimessenger Astrophysics Discoveries through Real-Time Gravitational Wave Detection.” This $3,397,540 project is being led by the Pennsylvania State University with subawards to Kenyon College and Concordia University Wisconsin. This 5-year project is part of theContinue reading “Faculty Award: NSF CSSI Grant”

Faculty Award: Knox County Foundation Grant

Kerry Rouhier, Associate Professor of Chemistry, has been awarded a grant from the Knox County Foundation for her project ATHENAS, BLAST.   ATHENAS (Aiming to Heighten Her Experience Near and Around Science) and BLAST (Boys Learning About Science Together) are enrichment programs for middle schoolers from Knox County and surrounding areas. These “science saturday” programs bringContinue reading “Faculty Award: Knox County Foundation Grant”

Faculty Award: Top 100

Bruce Hardy, Professor of Anthropology, has received accolades for his research article Direct evidence of Neanderthal fibre technology and its cognitive and behavioral implications. The article received 47,080 article downloads in 2020, placing it as one of the top 100 downloaded papers for Scientific Reports in 2020.  Professor Hardy and his co-authors, M.-H. Moncel, C.Continue reading “Faculty Award: Top 100”

Energy Globe Foundation Award

Congratulations to Robert Alexander, Professor of Economics & Environmental Studies, and James Skon, Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, for winning an Energy Globe Foundation award for their Belize Solar Schools project. “What we do is work with the Belize Ministry of Education to identify schools that would benefit from the savings of having solarContinue reading “Energy Globe Foundation Award”

2021 Ohio Arts Council Awards

Members of the Ohio Arts Council (OAC) board have approved $300,000 in grant funding to be awarded to 75 Ohio artists through the OAC’s Individual Excellence Awards program. Two Kenyon faculty members were among the winners of this prestigious award —  Gregory Spaid, Professor of Art Emeritus, for photography, and Karen Snouffer, Professor of ArtContinue reading “2021 Ohio Arts Council Awards”