A limited number of Post-Baccalaureate Fellowships will be awarded by the Dean of the College for the 2013-14 academic year. Anyone with a B.A. can apply to be a post-bac student and pay a special tuition rate; however, the Post-Baccalaureate Fellowship Program is open to newly graduated Knox students and supports up to 3 additional [...]
WTVP will be screening “Boxcar People” at the Orpheum Theater on Saturday, February 16 at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are free, but must be reserved in advance. This can be done by calling the station at (309) 677-4747 or by visiting this website:
Boxcar People is a one-hour documentary that tells the story of [...]
Friday, February 15
Muelder Room, Seymour Library
Celebration and recognition of the 2013 Alumni Achievement Award recipients:
Dudley McCarter ’72, attorney and founding Member of the firm Behr, McCarter, & Potter, P.C. His practice is concentrated in the areas of civil litigation, construction litigation and municipal law.
Thursday, February 14
Lobby, Ford Center for Fine Arts
You are invited to stop by CFA for refreshments and conversation with current Knox students. Students will showcase their research, scholarship, and creativity through posters, media displays, and artwork. In addition, the Art Department will present their Senior Art Show, and the [...]
Monday, February 11
Ferris Lounge, Seymour Union
Informative Skype session with Shruti Patel ’11, currently serving in the Peace Corps in Grenada. Shruti works doing youth development and is also preparing a summer dance camp!
-Read her blog
-Learn more about the Peace Corps Prep Program at Knox
Film Screening of “La Isla Interior”
Friday, February 8
Round Room, Ford Center for Fine Arts
THE ISLAND INSIDE (LA ISLA INTERIOR)
Dunia Ayaso & Félix Sabroso
Three siblings on the run from themselves. Martin (Alberto San Juan) wants to leave home and become a writer in Paris. [...]
From: Lori Haslem, Associate Dean of the College
I write to remind you that the final exam scheduled for winter term ends only at the end of the day Sunday, March 17. Please do not, if you have final examinations on Sunday, schedule your departure from campus before your last examination is over. Thank you [...]
Journalist Peter Bergen, one of the few Westerners to interview Osama bin Laden, will speak at Western Illinois University Tuesday, Feb. 19 as part of the Western Illinois University Theme Speakers Series. The 2012-2013 University-wide theme is “War and Peace: From Personal Conflict to Global Resolution.” Bergen will speak at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in [...]
Knox will present several public events on campus during February to celebrate Black History Month.
All month, members of the student club ABLE will collect non-perishable foods on campus to be delivered to charities in the area.
The music group Kuumba Lynx will perform at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, February 16, in Kresge Hall, Ford Center [...]