Applications for student media organization head positions for next year are now available from Cindy Wickliffe, Seymour Hall 135. The applications can be returned to her and are due by Monday, March 26. If you have questions about the application, contact Janet Kirkley, Ext. 7308.
Knox Theatre presents William Shakespeare’s romantic comedy “Twelfth Night” at 7:30 p.m., nightly from Wednesday, February 22 through Saturday, February 25, in Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for the Fine Arts. Tickets are $10 for adults; $5 for senior citizens and Knox College alumni; and free to all Knox students, faculty and staff. Tickets are available [...]
Stellyes Distinguished Lecture in Global Affairs 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall – Robin Wright, acclaimed foreign correspondent and television commentator, has witnessed the birth, rise, and globalization of Islamic militancy for almost four decades. Her lecture, “Rock the Casbah: Rage and Rebellion across the Islamic World,” will look at the struggle within the Muslim world, [...]
On Saturday Feb. 25, there will be a Mardi Gras Pubcrawl to raise money for the Knox Prairie Community Kitchen. The pubcrawl begins at 6 p.m. at Cherry Street, then travel at 7p.m. to Buddes Bar, then at 8 p.m. to The Seminary Street Pub and then at 9 p.m. at McGillacuddy’s. Each location will donate [...]
The Knox-Galesburg Symphony (KGS) will feature seventeen-year- Maury Cohn, son of Knox professors, Nancy Eberhardt and Steve Cohn, at its 60th Anniversary concert on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Orpheum Theatre, Galesburg.
The Knox-Galesburg Symphony, under the direction of Bruce Polay (music) will perform Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 [...]
Joint Worship Service, 4:00 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall — There will be a community worship service to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the College, the First Church and Galesburg. The service will include songs from a community choir, prayers and congregational songs. A video sharing history from the beginning of the community, college and church [...]
The United Way of Knox County will host a 2nd Chance Prom at the Knights of Columbus Hall from 8 p.m. to Midnight on Saturday, March 10. This fundraising event will include heavy hors d’oeuvres and feature music from Thrillsville. And just think…….you could portentially wind up as Prom King or Prom Queen! Find a [...]
February 17 Events:
74th Alumni Achievement Awards, 5:00 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall — This year’s recipients, Lynn S. Wright ’63, Mary Lu Hudson Aft ’60, Peter Leibig ’73, James Solomon ’74, and Norman Golar ’02, will be joined by 20 past award recipients during this special version of the Alumni Achievement ceremony.
The latest issue of eXchanges, an online journal of literary translation published by the University of Iowa, includes The Lovers, a play by Margareth Obexer, translated by Neil Blackadder (theatre). The original German (Die Liebenden) is published alongside the English version, followed by a translator’s note.