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Extended Library Hours

Posted on May 30th, 2013.

Extended Library Hours Monday, May 27, 2013 – Tuesday, June 04, 2013 Daily All Day Seymour Library and Science & Mathematics Library Extended Library hours begin Monday, May 27th. Get your STUDY on! Seymour Library Extended Hours: Mon. May 27 through Mon. June 3: 8:00 am – 2:00 am Tues. June 4: 8:00 am – [...]

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Blessings In A Backpack Presents, “Prairie Fire Follies” May 30

Posted on May 30th, 2013.

Thursday, May 30 8:00 PM Memorial Gymnasium Blessings in A Backpack and Prairie Fire Athletics are teaming up for an hour of entertainment to celebrate the last day of classes! Members of Blessings in a Backpack has been tabling for the event, which will include a Leg Shaving (as voted on by students), a Thrift [...]

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Choir Auditions

Posted on May 13th, 2013.

From Laura Lane Dear students: Auditions are being held for the 13-14 Knox College Choir. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to audition. You do not need a prepared piece, and these auditions are very informal. Sign up for a time on the wall beside my (Laura Lane) door, CFA 150. Any questions? Email me llane@knox.edu, [...]

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Knox Reaches $11 Million Alumni Hall Renovation Goal Historic Building to See New Life as Gateway to Campus and Beyond

Posted on May 13th, 2013.

Eighteen months after introducing a new vision for Alumni Hall, Knox College has reached its $11 million goal in the fundraising drive to renovate this historic campus building. “Thanks to the generosity of Knox alumni and friends, as well as the leadership of Trustee Mark Kleine and his Gateway Task Force, gifts and pledges now [...]

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European Identities/Berlin Istanbul Program Informational Meeting, April 29

Posted on April 29th, 2013.

European Identities/Berlin Istanbul Program Informational Meeting Monday, April 29, 2013 4:00 PM Common Room, Old Main In December 2013, Professors Beers, Heidt, and Sencer will lead an interdisciplinary short term study abroad program through Berlin and Istanbul focused on European Identities. Travel will take place during the December break, with preparatory courses in Fall term [...]

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Apply Now for Green Oaks Stewardship Program

Posted on April 29th, 2013.

Green Oaks Stewardship Program We are accepting applications from students interested in working in the Green Oaks Stewardship Program for the summer of 2013. Two stewardship positions are currently available. Green Oaks Stewards will work at Green Oaks removing invasive species, doing trail maintenance, brush clearing and other useful work to help maintain the facility. [...]

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English Department Announces The 2013 Davenport Fiction Contest: Submission Deadline May 1

Posted on April 17th, 2013.

The English Department Announces The 2013 Davenport Fiction Contest: Submission Deadline May 1st Entries are now being accepted for the annual Davenport Prize in Fiction sponsored by the English Department. This year’s judge will be Lucas Southworth. Prizewinners will be announced at Southworth’s Caxton Club reading on Monday, May 20th at 4 o’clock in the [...]

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Dunn Scholarship Applications Due April 29

Posted on April 15th, 2013.

Interested in field biology research? Need money to support the research? Want to work at Green Oaks this summer? The biology department would like to invite students to apply for the David “Burney” Dunn Student Field Research Scholarship. The Burney Dunn Scholarship will provide a stipend of $2500 to support a student engaged in field [...]

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Lorraine Smith Prize Entries Deadline is May 3

Posted on April 15th, 2013.

The Lorraine Smith prize in English is awarded annually to the second year student writing the best essay in an English course. Prize given in books. Entries for the Lorraine Smith prize in English should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to Rob Smith (rsmith@knox.edu) by Friday, May 3. Judging is by the English faculty. [...]

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Howard Wilson Prize Entries Deadline is May 3

Posted on April 15th, 2013.

HOWARD WILSON PRIZE ENTRIES DEADLINE: Friday, May 3 The Howard A. Wilson Prize is awarded annually to students writing the best essays in literary criticism during an academic year. There are cash prizes for first, second and third place. This year’s finalists will be judged by Audrey Petty, Professor of English at the University of [...]

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