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Biology faculty James Mountjoy with students in the forest at the Green Oaks Field Station.

Offices & Services > Government & Community Relations

Connecting with the Local and Regional Economy

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Karrie Heartlein

Director of Government and Community Relations

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999

309-341-7340

kheartle@​knox.edu

A view of campus from above.

Knox CollegeKnox College plays a vital role in the economic, cultural, educational, and artistic landscape of West Central Illinois. Knox's rich past and vibrant present provides students an outstanding educational experience.

Knox attracts diverse students engaged in intellectual development across a wide range of disciplines and some of the most accomplished faculty from across the nation and around the world. They impact not only our local culture, but also the regional economy. There are many initiatives that exemplify the unique and substantive ways in which Knox College contributes to Galesburg and to the region. Take a look: