Knox will award more than 300 bachelor’s degrees to the Class of 2012 at the College’s 167th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, June 2. Brigadier General Mark Martins, Chief Prosecutor of the war crimes trial system reformed by the Military Commissions Act of 2009, will deliver the Commencement Address. The ceremony will be held at 10 [...]
The annual Knox-Galesburg Symphony “Concert on the Lawn” will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 2, on the South Lawn of Old Main. This FREE concert, now in its 27th year, has become an annual tradition for many. As an outdoor, informal concert, it’s fun for the whole family and a great way [...]
On Saturday June 2nd the Knox Prairie Community Kitchen (KPCK) is having a pancake fundraiser at Applebee’s on N. Henderson Street. It starts at 8am to 10 a.m., so there is plenty of time before commencement to get some breakfast and help out a great cause!
Tickets are $5 each and $4 goes directly [...]
Emre Sencer (history) was recently interviewed by the Bulgarian Daily Capital about the current developments in civil-military relations in Turkey. It appeared as part of a piece on Turkey in the online edition of May18. The geography of parades actually tells a lot about the world today, from a demilitarized Europe that feels disgust of [...]
The Galesburg Civic Art Center announces a call to artists for its annual Members and Friends Exhibition. Anyone living within a 50-mile radius of Galesburg may enter. There is no mileage limit for Galesburg Civic Art Center members. Entry fees are $15 for non-members and $10 for members. Artwork must be delivered to the Galesburg [...]
On June 3, the day following Commencement, Dave’s Autobody and the Go Outside & Play Galesburg initiative present Run Galesburg Run! The event features the Galesburg Half Marathon Express, the Go Outside & Play 5k and the Dave’s Gator 1 Mile Fun Run. The races start at the corner of S. Kellogg St. and E. [...]
The Adam Larson Quintet will perform a jazz concert on Sunday, May 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 101 North Prairie Street, Galesburg. A freewill offering will be collected with all proceeds going to the Jack Larson Shoe Fund.
On Thursday, May 24, from 4-6pm, the students of Museums, Monuments, and Memory will be showing their exhibit, “Block by Block: 175 Years of Galesburg’s History” at the Box on the corner of Simmons and Kellogg. Sixteen students have been working hard to research and design an exhibition that tells Galesburg’s history through the stories [...]
If you will not be on campus June 1 (hours worked May 13 – 26) or June 15 (hours worked May 27 – June 9) and would like to have your pay statement mailed you will need to stop by the Business Office in Rm. 106 Old Main and fill out an envelope. If you [...]