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Commencement Schedule - 2019

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Karrie Heartlein

Director of Government & Community Relations

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999

309-341-7340

kheartle@​knox.edu

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Commencement Weekend, May 31-June 2, 2019

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE - SUBJECT TO CHANGE

We have a variety of exciting events lined up for Commencement weekend, including fireworks, Senior Pumphandle, a dessert reception with the President, and a picnic lunch after the Commencement ceremony. See the schedule below. Check back often, since these pages are updated as more information becomes available

May 31

  • 11:00 a.m.: Senior Pumphandle
  • 12:00 p.m.: Senior Toast followed by Senior Lunch with Faculty
  • 2:00 p.m.: Commencement Rehearsal (mandatory for all graduates participating in ceremony)

June 1

  • 11:00 a.m.: Baccalaureate ceremony
  • 1:30-5:00 p.m.: Special receptions for first generation graduates, senior prizes and awards, and Phi Beta Kappa inductees. Families welcome to attend with their graduate.
  • 5:00 p.m.: TENTATIVE -- Knox-Galesburg Symphony Concert on the Lawn (Concessions available for purchase)
  • 8:00-9:15 p.m.: President's Dessert Reception & Fireworks after dark

June 2

  • 10:00 a.m.: Commencement.
  • 12:00 p.m.: Post-Commencement Luncheon. Tickets will be available for purchase in April.

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