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Vice President for Enrollment & Dean of Admission
Recruitment area: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hapmshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
Director of International Student Services & Admission
Recruitment area: Students Outside the United States
B.A., Knox College, Philosophy, Economics & Business Administration
"Opening minds, fulfilling dreams, changing lives—Knox provides a world class education to a great group of students. The admission staff and I want to share with you all that Knox has to offer. Think you might be right for Knox? Talk with us!"
B.A., Knox College, Political Science, Dance
"There is no skill in life more valuable than learning to develop your own ideas and think for yourself. At Knox, you'll have access to incredible teachers who will push you to do exactly that, and you'll achieve things you've never dreamed."
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Associate Director of Admission
Recruitment area: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia,Guam, Hawaii, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Northern California, North Dakota, Pacific Islands, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Southern Illinois, Virgin Islands, Western Illinois, Wisconsin
Associate Director of Admission
Recruitment area: Peoria
B.S., Illinois College, Business Administration, Sociology
"Knox prides itself on being a community of scholars that form true friendships. Everyone is important, from the president to the newly enrolled first-year students. At Knox, we all respect each other as individuals and treat one another as equals. So if you see me on campus or at a college fair, I'm not Mr. Eurales. Call me DeVone."
B.A., Bradley University, Public Relations & Communications
"Students come to Knox seeking a safe place to expand their knowledge, experience life, and prepare themselves for the next step. Graduates leave Knox knowing they are fully prepared to pursue a career or advanced degree, embracing a responsibility for lifelong learning, viewing the future with vision and imagination, and understanding they have an extended family and a place to call home forevermore. If this sounds like your kind of place...come to Knox."
Delorean "DJ" Menifee
Associate Director of Admission
Recruitment area: Deleware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Galesburg, Winter and Spring Term Applicants
Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Recruitment area: Southern California, Western Suburbs of Chicago
B.S., Lees-McRae College, Business Administration
M.S., Western Illinois University, Instructional Design and Technology
"At Knox, it's about challenging yourself, your peers, and the faculty to impact the world. We provide a true global experience in a great community where each voice matters. We will invest in you, supporting your perspective, your development, and your dreams. Welcome to the land of endless opportunities. Are you Knox?"
B.A., Knox College, History
"In today's rapidly changing world college graduates need a robust knowledge base and real experience in order to successfully navigate the increasingly complex challenges ahead. At Knox College you can do real research, study abroad, become involved in internships, immersive terms, the campus and the community. You will collaborate, contribute, grow and explore. You will be well prepared for whatever path you choose to take."
Assistant Director of Admission
Recruitment area: Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Northern Illinois, Utah, Wyoming
Recruitment area: Alaska, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Oregon, Southern Suburbs of Chicago, Tennessee, Washington, West Virginia
B.A., Knox College, English Literature, Journalism
"Knox brings together a group of independent, gutsy, and passionate people. This combination creates an atmosphere in which students are constantly learning. Knox will match your enthusiasm in backing your unique aspirations."
B.A., Knox College, Political Science, minor in Anthropology and Sociology
"At Knox College, you learn what you really love about the world. In a diverse and inclusive learning environment, students discuss the needs and desires of ALL people. Dedicated professors, one-of-a-kind immersive programs, school-funded research and self-designed study opportunities, combined with required experience in offering solutions to societal and global issues fosters students' enthusiasm and empowers them to fuel positive change wherever they go in the world."
Recruitment area: Transfer Students
Recruitment area: Arizona, New Mexico, Northern Suburbs of Chicago, Oklahoma, Texas
B.A., University of Texas at Austin, Women's and Gender Studies
"Relationships are vital to the Knox experience. The time you spend here will be most impacted by the people with whom you will live and learn. At Knox, the students, faculty and staff are here because they want to know and make a difference in their community. We're excited for you to join the Knox family!"
B.A., Washington & Lee University, East Asian Language and Literature, Religion
"If 'X' is your comfort zone, Knox will push you to keep yourself at 'X+1' at all times. Knox will help you think critically when faced with a challenge, articulate yourself clearly in different fields, and engage earnestly with people from different backgrounds. A Knox education balances depth and breadth, so you can become acquainted with multiple fields, while exploring your passions. In short, Knox applies the philosophy of the liberal arts to the real world."
B.A., Knox College, Modern Languages, Integrated International Studies
"Knox opens doors; doors to inner exploration, opportunities, and a successful future. You have the freedom of choice within a supportive community, empowering you to take charge of your own educational path and cultivate your potential to change the world."
B.A., Augustana College, Speech Communication, Business
M.S., Western Illinois University, Education
"Knox truly values and celebrates diversity. This unique advantage over many other private colleges will provide immeasurable benefits to Knox graduates as they enter the workforce, raise a family and/or dedicate themselves to community service. I am pleased to assist students in financing a Knox education as it is indeed a worthwhile investment."
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University, Psychology, Business
M.S., Marian College, Organizational Leadership and Quality
"The best part of my job is being able to help students and families see that they can afford a Knox education."
B.S., California State University, Chico, Business Administration
"There is no place like Knox College. It is rich in history and has the most outstanding students, faculty, and staff. These are just a few things that make Knox so unique. It is extremely rewarding helping students and families during the financial aid process and watching lives being changed. I am honored to be a part of the Knox community."
B.S., Western Illinois University, Criminal Justice
"I love getting to know the students and hearing about their experiences--a published writing, a part in a theatrical production, a winning play in last week's game, exciting research results, or a service project that touched the heart. It is a privilege to help bring these dedicated and talented young people to Knox's campus."
B.A., Illinois College, English, Secondary Education
"The Knox family is a community of comfort and care, yet will challenge you beyond your own thoughts and intellect. It is also one of support and encouragement, allowing you to fully thrive in the most diverse environments. Allow me the honor and privilege to be one of the first to welcome you to Knox! Whether it is your very first visit, or you've decided to make Knox your home, I know you'll love it!"
A.A., Patricia Stevens Career College in St. Louis, MO, Fashion Merchandising
"I enjoy meeting and connecting prospective students to the excitement and possibilities of a Knox education."
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A.A., Carl Sandburg College
"At Knox College, we truly share in the excitement of your campus visit. Your visit is the most important and the most enjoyable part of my job!"
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