Archive for November, 2012

Wilson Essay Published

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Douglas Wilson, Lincoln Studies Center, was invited to contribute to “Lincoln: A President for the Ages,” a book published by PublicAffairs Press to mark the opening of Steven Spielberg’s new film “Lincoln.” The contributions are all aimed at putting Lincoln’s ideas and actions as President in a contemporary perspective. Wilson’s essay is entitled “‘Public Opinion [...]

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Election Night Party, Nov. 6

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Tuesday, Nov. 6 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Taylor Student Lounge, Seymour Union Enjoy snacks with friends from all parties and watch the election results come in. There will be campaign cake, partisan popcorn, and political punch. Areas for all political persuasions will be available. Stop in for a check on the polls, or stay [...]

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Alpha Phi Omega Open Mic Fundraiser, Nov. 10

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Saturday, Nov. 10 4:00 PM Gizmo Money will be raised to give to Blessings in a Backpack, a non-profit organization designed to feed kids who are on free or reduced meals at their schools on the weekends. $80 feeds one child for a school year, so every donation makes a difference! Vote for your favorite [...]

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Knox-Galesburg Symphony Concert, Nov. 10

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Saturday, Nov. 10 7:30 PM Orpheum Theatre The Knox-Galesburg Symphony presents Daniel Rong, Midwest Young Artist Competition winner, on piano at the Orpheum Theatre, 57 South Kellogg Street, Galesburg. Works to be performed include Fantasy for Strings by Gallagher, Piano Concerto No.19 in F by Mozart, and Symphony No.27 in G major, also by Mozart. [...]

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Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert, Nov. 9

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Friday, Nov. 09 7:00 PM Kresge Recital Hall, Ford Center for Fine Arts The Knox Jazz Ensemble brings a vibrant night of jazz to the Kresge stage on Friday, November 11. Exploring big band jazz styles from all periods of jazz history, the KJE promises to bring the audience along on a journey through a [...]

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FLEX: Terpsichore Dance Collective’s Fall Concert, Nov. 9-10

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Friday, Nov. 9 – Saturday, Nov. 10 7:00 PM Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for Fine Arts Terpsichore, the Greek muse of dance, is what gave the name to Knox’s Terpsichore Dance Collective. Pronounced terp-sick-oh-ree, this extracurricular dance group gives everyone on campus a chance to participate in the art of dance. Terpsichore, often nicknamed Terp, [...]

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African Week Events Nov. 9-10

Posted on November 6th, 2012.

Friday, Nov. 9 6:30 PM Ferris Lounge, Seymour Union There will be a small benediction (a poem on Tundun Lawani by Professor Hord.) Also, Harambee Club will sponsor a panel/discussion titled, “Consciousness of the African Identity in American Society,” and a tribute performance will be given by Lo Nuestro. Saturday, Nov. 10 6:00 PM Lincoln, [...]

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Trivia Night Fundraiser for Western Illinois Nature Group, Nov. 9

Posted on November 5th, 2012.

Friday, Nov. 9 5:00 PM Galesburg Knights of Columbus Hall, Galesburg Trivia Night fundraiser for WING – the Western Illinois Nature Group at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1556 Fremont St., Galesburg. Bring your own team or join one when you arrive. Teams of 6 to 8 people of any age per table will compete [...]

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ACM Photo Contest Submission Deadline, Nov. 9

Posted on November 5th, 2012.

ACM Photo Contest Submission Deadline Friday, Nov. 9 4:00 PM Room 15, Old Jail Eligibility Students must be currently enrolled at an ACM college and must have taken the photograph while on an undergraduate off-campus study program. The off-campus study program may be domestic or international and may be sponsored by ACM, a member college, [...]

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Music Department General Student Recital, Nov. 7

Posted on November 5th, 2012.

Music Department General Student Recital, Nov. 7 Wednesday, November 7 4:00 PM Kresge Recital Hall, Ford Center for the Fine Arts Recitals will include performances by students as well as Men’s Ensemble, Women’s Chorale, String Ensemble, and Flute Choir.

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