A liberal arts education is a superb foundation for the study and practice of law. Students interested in law are not restricted to any one major, but are encouraged to work with Knox's pre-law advisor to develop an academic plan with law school in mind.
Chancie Booth Ferris Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School, 1972
"My most recent publications focus on the Supreme Court of the United States and the Religion Clauses, the Court's treatment of precedent, and competing theories of constitutional interpretation."
John Podesta, a Knox College graduate and member of the Board of Trustees, will join the White House staff as a senior counselor to President Barack Obama, according to media reports.
Competing against student newspapers from all over the country, The Knox Student captures fourth place in the News Story category and honorable mention in the Editorial/Opinion category.
The Knox College chapter of Habitat for Humanity sponsors a contest in which team of students competed to build the tallest structure, using only marshmallows and toothpicks.