Many Knox neuroscience majors embark on successful careers upon completion of their undergraduate degree. Others pursue graduate study. Among the Knox alumni who majored in neuroscience or related fields are the following:
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Behavioral Endocrinology, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts. Noah Sandstrom '94. Psychology Major.
ER Resident, St. Vincent Medical Center, Sylvania, Ohio. Wally Elrod '94. Biochemistry Independent Major.
Manager, SimplyRehab, Tinley Park, Illinois. Tasha Weatherspoon '96. Biology Major.
Graduate Student, Program in Computational Neuroscience, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Noah Schwartz '98. Psychology Major.
Neurosurgical Resident, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois. Ronnie Hammers '99. Biology-Psychology Independent Major.
Graduate Student, Program in Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York. Stacie Miller '03, Psychology Major.
Graduate Student, Ph.D. Program in Neuropsychology, City University of New York, New York, New York. Anna Obraztsova '01. Psychology Major.
Nurse, Pediatrics Clinic, Atlanta, Georgia. Sumi Chatani '00. Biopsychology Major.
Graduate Student, Ph.D. Program in Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Kim Ferguson '02. Developmental Psychobiology Major.
Medical Student, University of Iowa Medical School, Iowa City. Erin McCune '03. Biological Psychology Major.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois. Dorothy Kozlowski '90. Psychology Major.
Medical Student, Ph.D. in Neurobiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. Andrew Prendergast '07.
Knox's new Creating Opportunities and Access in Science and Technology (COAST) initiative will offer academic and financial support to students planning on careers in biology, chemistry, and biochemistry.
Capping off Earth Month, members of the Knox College and Galesburg community gather for a Day of Service and an Earth Day Festival featuring, music, art, and information focused on the environment.
Panelists share their experiences in the world of sustainable business, and they discuss the promise of 'green jobs' at a discussion hosted by the Bastian Center for Career and Pre-Professional Development.