Knox graduates who have studied one or more foreign languages use their skills in a variety of fields.
Specialist, United States Army, Mount Vernon, Illinois. Kim Speidel '99. Spanish and Biology major.
Professor of Spanish and Colonial Latin American Literature, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California. Jennifer Eich '81. Modern Languages major.
Account Manager, Liberty Mutual, Boston, Massachusetts. Lynn Erb-Newton '89.
Grants Manager, Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, Chicago, Illinois. Wilson Garcia '94.
Parent Education Coordinator, Stop Child Abuse Now of Northern Virginia, Alexandria, Virginia. Shannon May '07. Business and Management and Psychology minors.
Assistant Professor, Intermediate Spanish, Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois. Rogelia Lily Ibarra '01.
Vice President of Client Services, San Jose Group, Chicago, Illinois. Katey Key '89. Spanish and Sociology major.
Interpreter, School of Linguistics, Besançon, France. Laura Bennet-Jacquey '96. Spanish and French major.
Teacher, Spanish as a Second Language, Teach for America, Cicero, Illinois. Maria Luna '05.
Freelance Editor, Needham, Massachusetts. Sheila McIntosh '82.
Manager, Old Sourdough Studios, Healy, Alaska. Hana Lewicki '07.
Coordinator for Bilingual, ESL, and Foreign Languages, North Shore School District, Highland Park, Illinois. Melissa Wolf '84.
Graduate Student, M.A. in International Affairs, George Washington University, Alexandria, Virginia. Heather Papp '04. Spanish and International Relations major.
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Jesse Denise Dixon '89.
Director, Inlingua Idiomes, Principality of Andorra. Ferran Costa '94. Spanish and International Relations major.
Youth Worker, Chicago Youth Centers, Chicago, Illinois. Michelle Empey '01. Spanish and Black Studies major.
Editorial Coordinator, Prous Science Publishers, Barcelona, Spain. Michelle Tracy '92.
Graduate Student, Ph.D. Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Anna-Lisa Vojtech '01. Spanish and International Relations major.
Bilingual Teacher, School District 65, Chicago, Illinois. Carol S. Clay '84.
Graduate Student, M.A. in Romantic Languages, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. Rebecca Halonen '05.
Medical Interpreter, Portland, Oregon. Jeanne Layman '00.
Volunteer and Community Education Coordinator, Volunteers of America of Oregon, Portland, Oregon. Angela Schultz '98.
Bilingual Counselor and Advocate, Family Shelter Service, Wheaton, Illinois. Sarah Schantz '05.
Graduate Student, Master of Arts in Sociology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. Martha Camargo '07. Business and Management and Anthropology and Sociology minors.
Sales Associate, Career Builder.com, Chicago, Illinois. Megan Dwyer '07. Latin American Studies minor.
Exchange students spend a day on the Knox campus, learning about the College's history and interacting -- often in German -- with Knox students.
Knox College has been named to the 2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, in recognition of community service, service learning and civic engagement.
Enrolled in the Arts in Context program, she is living in London, England, and Florence, Italy, while learning about Renaissance art and medieval literature and 'experiencing what the artists might have experienced.'