Photographic highlights from classes, events, student activities and more

April 27, 2012

Knox student Evan Lewitus gives a five-minute lesson in building a compost system. The "Five-Minute Skill Share" was sponsored by KARES, a student club, during Earth Week in April. More photos from the event are in an on-line gallery. Photos by Surpiya Kasaju, '12.

Five-Minute Skill Share


A Knox student (right) test a staff member's dog in an animal behavior laboratory in a biology class -- the experiment compared responses of family pets and shelter dogs to human vocal cues. Photo by Kate Hovda '15.

biology laboratory dog experiment


Knox students held a "Tie Die Party" in April, sponsored by Common Ground as part of the annual Day of Silence. Photo by Kin Vong '13. An on-line gallery features more photos from the event.

Tie Die Party


A Knox student grabs some balloons in the Taylor Student Lounge to get the attention of the tour group he's about to lead across campus, on the Admitted Student Day presented April 20 by the College's Office of Admission; upcoming events include summer open houses. Photo by Peter Bailley. An on-line gallery features more photos from the event.

Admission Tour Guide


A Knox student performs Tai Chi during the Asian Studies Gala, a festival in Taylor Student Lounge on April 15 that featured Chinese and Japanese food and entertainment, and information about the Asian Studies Program. Photo by Peter Bailley. An on-line gallery features more photos from the event.

Asian Studies Gala


Journalist Jonathan Katz, former chief correspondent in Haiti for The Associated Press, makes a point during his lecture, "The Big Truck That Went By: Reconstruction and Missed Opportunity in Post-Earthquake Haiti," on April 4. Katz's presentation drew a capacity crowd of more than 80 in Ferris Lounge. Photo by Mia Sol del Valle '15.

Jonathan Katz


Knox College junior Sean Choate of the Prairie Fire puts all of his energy into a race during the Knox Open, an outdoor track and field meet on March 31. Photo by Kate Hovda '15.

Student at Knox Open track meet


KnoxPixFrom the KnoxPix Archives:

Knox College - 175th anniversaryMarch 2012: Dance, a "polar plunge," slacklining, and more.



Knox College - 175th anniversaryFebruary 2012: Music, theatre -- all the arts were fine in February.

Knox College International FairJanuary 2012: Winter term photos feature International Fair, sports, snow, and scenery.

Terpsichore Dance RecitalDecember 2011: A stunning student dance recital, plus holiday highlights from on campus and in the community.

Pi Beta Phi Speed ReadNovember 2011: More Fall Term Fun!

Knox College HomecomingOctober 2011: Intriguing student photos from Homecoming to Halloween.

Knox College Union Board Fish n Chips partySeptember 2011: Student activities, such as the Fish 'n Chips party, staff at work, Pumphandle and other events at the start of the academic year.