Simpson Writings Published

Chad Simpson’s essay, “An Epilogue to the Unread,” appeared recently at the Rumpus.
Simpson’s story, “Status Updates” was recently published in B O D Y.
Simpson’s wife, Jane Carlson, created a book trailer for his soon-to-be-released collection of stories, Tell Everyone I Said Hi.
And speaking of the book: There will be a book-release party on Saturday, October 6 at Market Alley Wines in Monmouth. Simpson would be truly happy to see people from the Knox community there.

String Ensemble Opportunity

The Knox College String Ensemble offers opportunity for all string players. There is no audition. Rehearsals take place once a week on Tuesdays at 4:15 in Kresge Recital Hall. Rehearsals begin on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The String Ensemble is directed by Carolyn Suda, principal cello of the Knox-Galesburg Symphony.

The Knox-Galesburg Symphony is a professional orchestra co-sponsored by Knox College and the Galesburg Symphony Society that is open to all students by audition. Contact Mr. Polay ( for details.