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Office of Alumni Relations
2 East South Street
Galesburg, IL 61401-4999
2016 Homecoming Schedule
Online registration closes Friday, October 7, 2016.
Friday, October 14
Return to the classroom, enjoy a round of golf, attend the dedication and ribbon cutting of the new Dick and Joan Whitcomb Art Center, attend an alumni artist reception, and mingle at the "Taste of Galesburg" All-Class Reception.
Saturday, October 15
Stretch your legs at the Mary Filosa Brown '82 Memorial 5K Walk/Run, celebrate Homecoming Convocation, cheer on the Prairie Fire football team, take a guided tour and nature walk at Green Oaks or a historical walking tour of the Knox campus, enjoy Homecoming dinner, and so much more!
Sunday, October 16
Say farewell at Reunion breakfasts.
Dress for Success Service Project
Sponsored by Class of 1976 40th Year Reunion
Alumni are invited to donate professional clothing to benefit Safe Harbor and Galesburg Rescue Mission. Donation bins will be located at the Kleine Center for Community Service, Room 201, Alumni Hall.
Visit the Knox Bookstore
Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 am. to 5:00 p.m.
Visit the Welcome to Galesburg home page for community events during Homecoming weekend.
Times President Obama visited
Once after winning the Democratic nomination to the US Senate, next as a commencement speaker in 2005 and lastly, in July 2013 to address the economy.
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