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Where Is The Knox Class of '09?

Class of 2009
View more pictures of the 2009 Commencement ceremony at Knox College's Facebook page.

Graduate Student, Master of General/Experimental Psychology, Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois. Audra Adolph '09. Psychology major. Spanish minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Colin Alber '09. Physics and Mathematics majors.

Volunteer, Peace Corps, Latin America. Kimberly Anderson '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. International Relations and Spanish minor.

Middle School Social Science Teacher, Tri-City Unit School District, Buffalo, Illinois. Nathan Ayers '09. Educational Studies and Social Science Education majors.

Software Engineer, Click Commerce, Portland, Oregon. Matt Baker '09. Computer Science major. Journalism minor.

Law Student, Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri. Russell Baker '09. Political Science major. English Literature minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Immunology, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, Illinois. Aaron Barnett '09. Biochemistry major. Economics minor.

Intern, KCCDD Inc., Galesburg, Illinois. Jim Barrett '09. Psychology major. Biology minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Spanish Literature/Romance Languages and Literature, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Elizabeth Barrios '09. English Literature and Spanish majors.

Graduate Student, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois. Garry Barton, Jr. '09. Economics major. Business and Management minor.

Law Student, University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, IA. Beth Beadle '09. Political Science major. Economics minor.

Senior Group Leader, Evergreen Summer Camp, Weaton, Maryland. Rayla Bellis '09. Anthropology and Sociology and Economics majors.

Graduate Student, Masters of Sequential Art, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia. Sarah Benkin '09. Studio Art and Creative Writing majors.

Staff writer, thepinetree.net. Jill Bergantz '09. Studio Art and Creative Writing majors.

Intern, Arkansas Repertory Theatre Costume Shop, Little Rock, Arkansas. Mikah Berky '09. Theatre major. Creative Writing minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Genetics, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. Sarah Bigus '09. Theatre and Neuroscience majors.

Employee, World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF), Australia. Ashley Blazina '09. Environmental Studies major. English Literature minor.

Volunteer, AmeriCorps. Polina Blintsovskaya '09. International Relations major. Journalism minor.

Farmhand and Construction Assistant, Gilson, Illinois. Sam Bouman '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Environmental Studies minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Megan Brady '09. Biology major. Japanese Studies minor.

Head Cashier, Lowe's Home Improvement, Galesburg, Illinois. Jenna Brechbuhler '09. Creative Writing major. Psychology minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Sociology, Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois. Karen Brophy '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Psychology minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Nolan Bryant '09. History and Asian Studies majors.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in English, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Sean Bullock '09. English Literature major. Psychology minor.

Graduate Student, Carnegie Mellon University Heinz School of Public Policy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Alissa Burger '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. American Studies minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Illinois School of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Springfield, Illinois. Mike Burt '09. Biochemistry and Chemistry majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Humanities, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Sean Carmichael '09. Music major. Classics minor.

Owner/Operator, Rider's Lounge and Night Club, Hilton Head, South Carolina. Ryan Cash '09. English Literature major. Journalism minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Radiopharmacology. Pat Cavins '09. Biochemistry and Spanish majors.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Po Ling Chan '09. Environmental Studies major. Biology minor.

Counselor/Marketing Employee, Camp Abe Lincoln, Bluegrass, Iowa. Alexandra Clark '09. Economics major. Business and Management and Psychology minors.

Law Student, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts. Ema Clark '09. Creative Writing and History majors.

Corps Member, Southwest Conservation Corps, Durango, Colorado. Iona Cooper '09. Biology major. Psychology minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. Michele Darrow '09. Educational Studies and Biochemistry majors.

Intern, Hidden Villa Organic Farms Community Program, Los Altos Hills, California. Rachel Deffenbaugh '09. Environmental Studies and International Relations majors.

Employee, Vitalist Theatre, Chicago, Illinois. Kathleen Dickinson '09. Theatre major. Creative Writing minor.

Manager, Rider's Lounge and Night Club, Hilton Head, South Carolina. Jake Diller-Schatz '09. Political Science major. Art History minor.

Student Teacher, Peoria, Illinois. Jack Dippold '09. Educational Studies major.

Employee, Monterey County Employees' Credit Union, Salinas, California. Marek Dorman '09. Modern Languages major. English Literature minor.

Farmhand and Construction Assistant, Gilson, Illinois. Maddie Ettlin '09. Psychology and Gender and Women's Studies majors.

Student, University of Denver Publishing Institute, Denver, Colorado. Jaimie Eubanks '09. Creative Writing major. Dance and Journalism minors.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Physics, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York. Shane Fogerty '09. Mathematics and Physics majors.

Researcher, Dhiban Excavation and Developmental Project, Dhiban, Jordan. Annie Ford '09. Theatre major. Classics minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Grant Forssberg '09. History major. Comparative Politics minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Public Health, University of Illinois, Springfield, Illinois. Stephanie Frambes '09. Biology major. Studio Art minor.

Farmhand and Construction Assistant, Gilson, Illinois. Will Gallmeyer '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Environmental Studies minor.

Volunteer, Peace Corps. Hannah Gdalman '09. Spanish and Anthropology and Sociology majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. Elena Gleason '09. History major. Creative Writing minor.

Law Student, Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Danielle Goebel '09. Political Science and History majors.

Assistant Language Teacher, Interac Co., Ltd., Japan. Alexander Goes '09. Integrated International Studies major. Journalism minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Economic Policy Analysis, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois. Kevin Goetsch '09. Psychology and Economics majors.

Corps Member, PolitiCorps, Portland, Oregon. Rachael Goodman-Williams '09. Gender and Women's Studies and Political Science majors.

Medical Student, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, Washington. Jacob Gorbaty '09. Biology major. Business and Management and Music minors.

Member Assistant, CEFCU Credit Union, Peoria, Illinois. Matt Gorham '09. Economics major. Business and Management minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Cancer Biology, University of Madison, Madison, Wisconsin. Jamie Hadac '09. Biology major. Biochemistry minor.

High School History Teacher, Austin, Texas. Michael Hahn '09. History major. German minor.

Employee, Perennial Artistry, Lake Barrington, Illinois. Zachary Hager '09. English Literature major. Creative Writing minor.

Sales Account Manager, American Marketing and Publishing, Kankakee, Illinois. Mackenzi Harmon '09. Psychology major. Business and Management and Anthropology and Sociology minors.

Employee, Net Study, Buffalo Grove, Illinois. Henry Harriman '09. Creative Writing major. Anthropology and Sociology and Journalism minors.

Employee, Margie's Candies, Chicago, Illinois. Alana Heber '09. English Literature major. Anthropology and Sociology minor.

English Teaching Assistant, CIEE Teach in Spain Program, Spain. Jacque Henrikson '09. Creative Writing major. Journalism minor.

Graduate Student, Master of International Relations, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Patrick Herlihey '09. Integrated International Studies and Economics majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Security Studies, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. Steve Herzog '09. International Relations major. Anthropology and Sociology minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Computer Science, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois. Andrew Hickey '09. Computer Science major. Japanese minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Mary Hintzen '09. Studio Art major. History minor.

Volunteer, Teach for America, Denver, Colorado. Jennifer Hoben '09. Integrated International Studies major. Spanish and Economics minors.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Matthew Hundley '09. Theatre major. English Literature minor.

Elementary School Teacher, Tony Jacquin '09. Educational Studies major. Economics minor.

EMT-Basic, Galesburg Hospital Ambulance Service, Galesburg, Illinois. Sam Jarvis '09. Biochemistry major. Economics minor.

Employee, Sierra Friends Camp, Nevada City, California. Lavinia Karl '09. Mathematics major. Biology minor.

Volunteer, Peace Corps, Honduras. Luke Karner '09. Educational Studies and Social Science Education majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Creative Writing, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Rebecca King '09. Creative Writing and Psychology majors.

Piano Tuner, Lexington, Kentucky. Kevin Klosterboer '09. Political Science and Biology majors.

Real Estate Developer, Angelo Kozonis '09. Studio Art and History majors.

Spanish Program Assistant, Middlebury Monterey Language Academy, Poultney, Vermont. Robin Kristoff '09. Political Science and Spanish majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York. Samuel Kusi '09. Physics major. Mathematics minor.

Student, University of Denver Publishing Institute, Denver, Colorado. Amy LaBudde '09. English Literature major. Religious Studies and History minors.

TESOL Teacher, Taizhou Experimental High School, Jiangsu, China. Kate Latshaw '09. Educational Studies and English Literature majors.

Graduate Student, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, Iowa. Jackie Lee '09. Chemistry major. Gender and Women's Studies and Biochemistry minors.

National Teaching Fellow, Citizen Schools, Houston, Texas. Brittany Leggans '09. Integrated International Studies and Economics majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Psychology. Michael Leon '09. Psychology major. Environmental Studies and Self-Designed Foundations of Education minors.

Graduate Student, Master of Mathematics, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio. Simon Lepkin '09. Mathematics major. Economics and Music Theory minors.

Graduate Student, Master of Vedic Science, Maharishi University, Fairfield, Iowa. Krystle Liggins '09. Spanish major. Black Studies minor.

Volunteer, Illinois Student Assistance Corps. Shannon Liston '09. Psychology major. History minor.

Bellhop, Timberline Lodge, Mount Hood Meadows, Oregon. Bryan Lund '09. Creative Writing and Political Science majors.

Language and Culture Assistant, Spanish Ministry of Education, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain. Kevin Malone '09. Integrated International Studies and Spanish majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Economics, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Richard Martin III '09. Economics and Financial Mathematics majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Historical Administration, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois. Stephanie Martin '09. American Studies and History majors.

Law Student, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. Andy McCoy '09. Political Science and Psychology majors.

Teacher, De Smet Jesuit High School, St. Louis, Missouri. Tony Meyer '09. English Literature major. Anthropology and Sociology and Film Studies minors.

Student, University of Denver Publishing Institute, Denver, Colorado. Lauren Moody '09. Creative Writing major. History and Gender and Women's Studies minors.

Organic Cook, The Wedge restaurant, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Kaley Morlock '09. Philosophy major. German minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Teaching, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois. Thomas Mueller '09. Political Science and History majors.

Lab Technician, Kristin Mussar '09. Neuroscience major. Chemistry minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Brady Myers '09. Philosophy and French majors.

Graduate Student, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, Downer's Grove, Illinois. Jenan Nader '09. Chemistry major. Biology minor.

Employee, O2 Tube Technologies. Nora Nelson '09. Environmental Studies and Biology majors.

Employee, FilterPure, Dominican Republic. Laurie Nowak '09. Spanish and Self-Designed Environmental Journalism majors.

Post-Baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Scott Offutt '09. English Literature major. Creative Writing and History minors.

Executive Director, Rider's Lounge and Night Club, Hilton Head, South Carolina. Abasam Onyia '09. Ecnomics major. Business and Management minor.

Law Student, Chicag0-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois. Ashley Olson '09. Gender and Women's Studies and American Studies majors.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Quinn Palar '09. Environmental Studies major. Biology minor.

Volunteer, Illinois Student Assistance Corps. Anjali Pattanayak '09. Political Science and English Literature majors.

Student, Field School, Dhiban, Jordan. Sara Patterson '09. Chemistry and History majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Comparative Literature-Translation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa. Kayla Peifer '09. English Literature and French majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Experimental Psychology, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Christina Pfaff '09. Psychology major. Biology minor.

Assistant to Director, Knox-Besancon Program, Besancon, France. Abena Quainoo '09. Modern Languages major. Business and Management and Physics minors.

Field Manager, Fund for the Public Interest, Kanjana Rajaratnam '09. Integrated International Studies major. Spanish and Japanese minors.

Intern, USDA field researcher and lab technician, Champaign, Illinois. Carrie Ramig '09. Studio Art major. Chemistry minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Andrew Raridon '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Environmental Studies and Black Studies minors.

English Teaching Assistant, French Embassy, Besancon, France. Alison Rashid '09. French major. English Literature minor.

Post-baccalaureate Fellow, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. Zachary Rhodes '09. Mathematics major. Economics minor.

Employee, Demand Studios. Alejandro Rivera '09. Creative Writing major. Self-Designed minor in Myths We Live By.

Law Student, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon. Charles Rohrbaugh '09. Political Science major. Anthropology and Sociology minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Transpersonal Psychology, Saybrook University, San Francisco, California. Paige Rohweder '09. Studio Art major. Anthropology and Sociology minor.

Intern, Odenkirk Talent, Los Angeles, California. Alex Roth '09. English Literature major. Film Studies minor.

Student, Second Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Biology Education, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois. Larissa Roy '09. Biology and Creative Writing majors.

Law Student, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Karen Russell '09. Economics major. Business and Management and Anthropology and Sociology minors.

Intern, Midwest Academy Community Organizing, Chicago, Illinois. Deana Rutherford '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Journalism minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Ecology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado. Jacob Scholl '09. Biology major. Religious Studies and History minors.

Management Trainee, Jetair Tours, Mumbai, India. Joelle Schulthess '09. Integrated International Relations and Economics majors.

Employee, Carl Sandburg College, Galesburg, Illinois. Dyson Shannon, Jr. '09. Creative Writing and Business majors.

Graduate Student, Master of Electrical Engineering. Tenzing Shaw '09. Physics major. Mathematics minor.

Graduate Student, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois. Kyle Sibley '09. Computer Science major. Philosophy and Ethics minor.

Volunteer, Teach for America. Darko Simunovic '09. Political Science major. Philosophy and Ethics minor.

Swim Instructor, Chicago, Illinois. Zachary Skinner '09. Spanish major. English Literature minor.

Intern, National Gallery of Art, Horticultural Department, Washington, D.C. Hadley Standring '09. Spanish major. English Literature minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Graphic Design, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Tim Stedman '09. Studio Art and Self-Designed Visual Culture Theory majors.

Legal Assistant, Law Offices of Brian S. Glass P.C., Lincolnwood, Illinois. Kristin Stein '09. Political Science major. Creative Writing minor.

Graduate Student, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa. Shayna Stockton '09. Anthropology and Sociology major. Creative Writing minor.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Physics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. Tomomi Sunayama '09. Physics and Mathematics majors.

Software Engineer, Epic Systems, Verona, Wisconsin. Ojaswirajanya Thebe '09. Computer Science major. Economics minor.

Intern, Greek Embassy, Santiago, Chile. Nikiforos Tsaravopoulos '09. International Relations and Spanish majors.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Economics, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Brady Vaughan '09. Economics and Mathematics majors.

Employee, JET program, Oita, Japan. Adam Vera '09. Self-Designed Japanese Language Studies major. Black Studies and Self-Designed Multicultural Education minors.

English Teacher, Spain. Marylou Villanueva '09. Political Science and Self-Designed Latin American Studies majors.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. Erin Warford '09. Classics-Latin major. Classics-Greek minor.

Graduate Student, Master of Early Childhood Special Education, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois. Madeline Weiland, '09. Psychology major. French and Social Service minor.

Graduate Student, Higher Education Administration, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois. Laura Weiss '09. Self-Designed Visual Communications major. Spanish minor.

Graduate Student, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois. Aaron Wells '09. Biochemistry and Chemistry majors.

Medical Student, M.D., University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado. Sarah West '09. Biology and Physics majors.

Frontline Worker, Greenpeace. Chicago, Illinois. Eva Westley '09. Self-Designed Latin American Health Policy and Practice major. Biology and Spanish minors.

English Teacher, Berlin, Germany. James Wetzel '09. German major. Studio Art minor.

Volunteer, Peace Corps. Kevin Wickman '09. Environmental Studies major. Economics minor.

Employee, Chicago Children's Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Sarah Williams '09. Psychology and Spanish majors.

Student, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois. Elizabeth Wolfson '09. Art History major. Classics and Creative Writing minors.

Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Chemistry, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. Toshia Zessin '09. Chemistry and Biochemistry majors.

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