After a former student mailed a check to President Teresa Amott with a note asking her to “use this to ease p...
Because of the accelerating COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing stay-at-home order from the State of Illinois, Knox College has made the decision to teach the entirety of spring term remotely.
Director of the Gerald & Carol Vovis Center for Research & Advanced Study
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Galesburg, IL 61401-4999
At Knox, our students explore their interests beyond the classroom. It may be by further pursuing a subject of interest discussed in class. or initiating the exploration of a topic not included in coursework.
In fact, 89% of our students take advantage of independent study by the time they graduate.
Here are a few examples of how students have pursued independent study to take their Knox experience beyond the classroom:
English Literature / Anthropology and Sociology
pursued internships in 2015-16