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March 2020 Gizmogram from Knox College
Managing COVID-19 on Campus

The spread of the novel coronavirus is causing disruption across the globe, and, unfortunately, Knox College is no exception. While there are no known cases of COVID-19 infection at Knox College or in Galesburg, the College has made the decision to move courses online for at least the first half of spring term and to ask students to move off-campus if financially and practically possible.

COVID-19 Updates and Information

Knox President Teresa Amott to Retire in June 2021

As the first-ever woman to lead Knox College, President Amott has overseen a campus transformation, including the renovation of Alumni Hall, the construction of the Whitcomb Art Center, and ongoing renovations to the Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center.

Knox on Track to Meet Goals for Increasing Access to Lower-Income Students

Through the American Talent Initiative, Knox is one of 320 institutions committed to enrolling 50,000 more lower-income college students by 2025. The group recently recognized Knox for improvements in its graduation rate and for its Power of Experience grants.

The Knox Student Honored for Investigative Reporting, General Excellence

The student-run newspaper received a total of 14 awards from the Illinois Collegiate Press Association. The paper’s staff was also recognized for excellence in sportswriting, photography, feature and layout design, and headline writing.

Knox Celebrates Its First-Ever Mary T. Washington Wylie Scholar in Accounting

Taniayah Johnson has been selected as a Wylie Scholar by the Illinois CPA Society, which created the program to recruit underrepresented students into the field of accounting. She'll receive mentorship, training, and access to internship opportunities with top firms.

McCall, Huffman named to MWC Women's Basketball All-Conference Team

Fresh off their appearance in the Midwest Conference women’s basketball tournament, two Prairie Fire student-athletes have been named to the All-Conference Team: senior Jarrelyn McCall (guard) and senior Kyra Huffman (forward).

Retirement Celebration for Professor Sue Hulett

May 29, 2020

Retirement Celebration for Professor Lane Sunderland

June 4, 2020

K Club Golf Outing

June 19, 2020

March and April Events

We are currently evaluating events scheduled during the next six weeks to ensure the safety of participants. Updates will follow as we learn more.

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Watch the video: Highlights from Rootabaga 2018

Bennett Van Meter '21 was among the students who traveled to the United Kingdom at the end of fall term as a participant in the London Arts Alive immersion program. She shares highlights from the experience.

London Arts Alive