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Commencement 2015

Commencement Schedule


Karrie Heartlein

Director of Government and Community Relations

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



The Knox Shop
Ford Center for the Fine Arts

Knox commencement ceremony

We have a variety of exciting events lined up for Commencement, including fireworks, Senior Pumphandle, a dessert reception with the president, interfaith baccaluareate ceremony, and a picnic lunch after the Commencement ceremony.

March 25

Last Day to order cap and gown from the WithHonors website

April 15

Almost There Fair  (mandatory for all students expecting to graduate in June)

June 5

11 a.m. -- Senior Pumphandle
Noon -- Senior Toast
4 p.m. -- Commencement Rehearsal (mandatory for all graduates participating in ceremony)

June 6

9-11 a.m. -- Grads Give Back (service project)
4 p.m. -- Interfaith Baccalaureate Ceremony
5 p.m. -- Knox-Galesburg Symphony Concert on the Lawn
8-9:15 p.m. -- Senior Class Dessert Reception & Fireworks after dark

June 7

10 a.m. -- Commencement
Noon -- Post- Commencement Luncheon

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Printed on Monday, March 30, 2015

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