Tim Kasser, psychology, recently had a chapter titled “A values-based set of solutions for the next generation” included in the edited volume Creating a sustainable and desirable future: Insights from 45 global thought leaders, published by World Scientific. (The original version of this chapter was published in the journal Solutions.)
In appreciation for the College’s generous support of the Knox-Galesburg Symphony, Knox faculty and staff are invited to attend the Saturday, June 28 Pops Concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Orpheum Theatre with tickets available to you at
BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE
Just show your I.D. at the Orpheum Box Office and select your [...]
An interview with professor emeritus Robert Hellenga about his latest novel, The Confessions of Frances Godwin–part of WNIJ’s Summer Book Series–will be broadcast on June 27 at 6:34 a.m. and at 8:34 a.m. You can hear it live on Morning Edition at www.WNIJ.org. The web posting will go live at approximately 6:30 a.m.
Art on Third Thursdays in Downtown Galesburg
June 19 6-8pm
On the corner of Cherry and Simmons you’ll find: Foley Photo Studio – photographs by Tom Foley and Steve Streeter; Carla Markwart Studio – paintings by Carla on the third floor; go down the exterior stairs on the Simmons Street side of the [...]
All are invited to join the History department at 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 19, in Old Main room 315 for the first of the series of summer lectures. The guest speaker is Professor Jason Daniels, who will deliver what promises to be a very entertaining and informative talk: “Atlantic Contingency: Wayward Colonists, Enslaved Africans, [...]
In her “This Week In Wellness” Newsletter, Wellness Coordinator, Marcy Simkins, extended the invitation to nominate someone on campus who goes beyond the call of duty, exudes positivity, and is a team player.
Here are the 4 people awarded this week and the kind words describing each deserving recipient of a High Five!
1. Angie [...]
Robert Hellenga’s short story, “A Christmas Letter” (Ploughshares, Spring 2014) will be published online by Electric Literature. It will appear online on Wednesday, June 11 and will stay online for a week. To read it Google: Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading or click here
Saturday, June 7
South Lawn, Old Main
(Inclement weather location: T. Fleming Fieldhouse)
The Knox-Galesburg Symphony has been featured at the annual Concert on the Lawn since 1986. This free family concert on the South Lawn of Old Main, is held annually the evening of Knox’s Commencement.
Free and open [...]
Join us for Commencement at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 7, to celebrate the Class of 2014 graduates! The Commencement ceremony is held outside on the South Lawn of Old Main. Seating is open, so arrive early to grab your seats! Tickets are only required if the ceremony is moved indoors (T. Fleming Fieldhouse) due to [...]