Tim Kasser, Psychology, recently gave five talks in Melbourne, Australia. He gave two public talks sponsored by the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute at the University of Melbourne: “A Scientific, Psychological Perspective on Voluntary Simplicity” and “Consumerism, Society and our Ecological Future: A psychological, empirical approach.” He also gave two brown-bag symposia: “Materialism, well-being, and ecological [...]
Jamil Khoury, Artistic Director of the Chicago-based theatre company Silk Road Rising has been appointed playwright-in-residence by Knox.
On Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. in Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for the Fine Arts, Khoury will introduce the film, Not Quite White: Arabs, Slavs, and the Contours of Contested Whiteness, then lead a discussion of [...]
Karen Kampwirth, Political Science, published an article entitled “Organising the Hombre Nuevo Gay: LGBT Politics and the Second Sandinista Revolution” in the Bulletin of Latin American Research. Jul2014, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p319-333. Also, in June, she and the historian Victoria Gonzalez-Rivera went on a three city speaking tour in Nicaragua entitled “100 Años de [...]
On Sunday, September 28, at 3 p.m. in Kresge Recital Hall, Ford Center for the Fine Arts, the Khasma Piano Duo, featuring Ashlee Mack and Katherine Palumbo, will present 20th and 21st century works chosen from their 2014 Call for Scores. The program is as follows:
Pianoduo – Michael Ippolito
Memories of 13 snowflakes [...]
The Orpheum Theatre presents An Evening with Switchback on Friday, September 26 at 7:30 p.m. Switchback plays an eclectic mix of Country, Americana, and Irish music.
Call 309-342-2299 for tickets: Mezzanine $25; Main Floor $20/Students $15;
Balcony $20/Students $15; Upper Balcony $15/Students $10.
Switchback plays an exciting mix of mandolin, guitar, and [...]
The Knox Student has been named a finalist for the 2014 Associated Collegiate Press Newspaper Pacemaker award, which recognizes overall excellence among collegiate newspapers around the country. Judges select Pacemakers based on the following criteria: coverage and content, quality of writing and reporting, leadership on the opinion page, evidence of in-depth reporting, design, photography, art [...]
Applications are now being accepted for Help Desk Assistant and Help Desk Assistant-Work Order positions.
Please apply on the Job Bank. Be sure to read the job description very thoroughly! There is a link you must follow to complete the application process.
Interviews begin this week.
According to Athletic Director, Chad Eisle:
There is a strong chance of baseball size hail starting today (Sept. 23) through October 17 in and around the baseball field between the hours of 3:00 pm and 6:30 pm. To avoid your car being hit by this strange weather phenomenon, please avoid the parking areas adjacent to [...]
Tim Kasser, Psychology, recently gave three talks in the Seattle, WA area. He was an invited keynote speaker to financial planners participating in a Money Quotient Retreat. His two talks were “A Scientific, Psychological Perspective on Values-Based Approaches to Financial Planning” and “A Scientific, Psychological Perspective on How the Relationship Between Financial Planner and Client [...]
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As a college student, you are eligible to register to vote in either your home state or here in Galesburg. This is a unique benefit only afforded to college students. So, enjoy this benefit and make sure you are registered!
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