Women of the Pan-Hellenic Council

Women of the Pan-Hellenic Council


TKE fraternity partyDance in Post Hall lobbyWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Members of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Milton L. Comstock (left), in mathematics, Albert Hurd (right) in natural sciences, and George Churchill (standing), principal of the Knox Academy, the College's preparatory school, who joined the faculty in 1855, were dubbed "The Great Triumvirate." White Sox game played at Willard Field.George Davis Hall under construction.Lombard bell tower in the spring timeStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxKnox women outside the Knox ObservatoryClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballKnox College Women's basketballKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.A student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Tennis courtsA group of Knox College students pose with a banner shortly before the group left Galesburg for Washington D.C. to protest the military involvement in the Middle East.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Women’s debate teamMuddy student on Flunk DayBeanie crawlBaseball teamActors recreate a scene from one of Galesburg's most famous statues -- renowned Civil War nurse Mother Bickerdyke caring for a Union soldier --  for the Centennial celebration. Mother Bickerdyke's statue can still be seen on the Knox County Courthouse lawn, directly across from the Knox campus.Barracks south of the gymPost Hall dorm roomKnox womenAcademic procession through Standish ParkFreshman orientation testsInterior of the Knox College barracksLadies at a Green Oaks camp outTri-Delta womenFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchOld Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeFlunk Day paradeStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Knox men walking on campusFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.The Old Jail with original covered porchMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Knox cheerleadersThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementInternational studentA dorm room in the Quad -- Knox's main student housing area, which is a series of buildings that form a square on the south side of campus.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardWoman dancing on fieldStudents working in the mail roomMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, including women's physical education instructor Evelyn Bielefeldt (in checked coat on the left), on a wagon ride at Green Oaks. Old Main in winterKnox Regatta spectatorsStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Phi Delta Theta's playing cards"Ghetto Rules" flag atop Old Main's Bell Tower. The flag was planted by residents of the top floor of Seymour Hall, otherwise known as "The Ghetto."Planting trees at Green OaksDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Football cheerleadersBeta Theta Pi menProfessor Bill Brady, English, taught at Knox from 1962 until 1994 when he retired.  He was beloved by generations of Knox students for his Shakespeare classes.A typical student dorm roomKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisKnox College GymnasiumBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Rootabaga Jam Jazz festival at the Orpheum Theater in 2001. The annual event mixes internationally recognized jazz artists and regional talent, including Knox students, faculty, and alumni. Class of 1939 reunion picturePresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionKnox College women's archeryMuddy students on Flunk DayWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Women in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.The Carnival of ClubsA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Women's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Students in front of Alumni HallTKE parade floatKnox College mailboxesStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Phi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationClara A. Abbott Emeritius Professor of Biology, Bill Geer, Illinois Professor of the Year in 1990 and Honorary Degree Recipient in 2007.  He is best known for his research on fruit flies and establishment of the Fly Lab, which was one of the first research labs on campus to utilize students.Students coming from Beecher ChapelKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiInternational students performing at the International Fair.Two men walking towards Alumni HallStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightWhiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Crosses on the South Lawn  and a symbolic body hung from a tree beneath a banner of Che Guevara on Old Main were all part of the Election Day protest.Knox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Knox basketball conference championsOld Main in winterAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Students playing on Flunk DayCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student Union"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomElection Day protestStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.May Day CelebrationThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Coed Knox rifle teamSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Women's  gym class wand workProfessor William Ripperger, an unidentified student, Gus Sampaio, Fabio Van Roon, Gregg Bieser, Joseph Fernando and (seated) Brian McGee in the Computer Center, Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center.Veritas sealStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Students performing at a Gizmo open mic.SquirrelPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumChemistry lab, George Davis HallClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Knox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Black WeekSiwash football graphicThe Knox Galesburg Symphony in Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for the Fine Arts. The symphony, conducted by Professor of Music Bruce Polay, celebrates its 60th year during the 2011-2012 season.Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Publication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Women walking toward Old MainROTC cadets with an automatic weaponStudents line up to board the Gizmobile, a bus service provided by Knox College between New York and Galesburg to help students with the cost of transportation.Knox College ObservatoryBiology lab in George Davis HallKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.The Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Women of the Class of 1962Dance students practicing in Memorial GymCadet BandThree different Knox sealsStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Members of the Knox College Choir on tour in Europe. Led by Choir Director Creston Klingman, the Choir visited nine countires and ultimately performed at the Brussels' World Fair.  The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Knox RegattaCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventOld Main in a lightning stormParade down Main St. at SeminaryDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlKnox battalion on Willard FieldChemistry lab in Science Math CenterKnox College women's rifle teamMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Music faculty and studentsThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.The Goal Post, or the "Geep" as it was commonly known, was a popular snack bar located at 256 S. Cedar Street (close to the current FIJI house).Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumLaboratory, George Davis HallAlumni Hall TheaterKnox College women’s golf  teamGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.Election Day, American Guerilla vigilantesHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Beta Theta Pi menResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.View of Seymour Library in the winterJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesVice President George Bush speaks at a the Knox County Republicans' Lincoln Day dinner, held at Knox; on the platform are Gov. James Thompson, Vice President Bush, KnoxCounty Republican Charman Frank Gustine '60, and Barbara Bush.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressProfessor Peter Schramm, Watson Bartlett Professor of  Biology, with students.  Schramm taught at Knox from 1965 to 1995 and has been integral in the stewardship of Green Oaks.The Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Arial view of campusCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Gizmo patio ice skating rinkWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainSeymour Library study tableKnox basketball teamKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealWomen's field hockeyStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Presentation of the Lombard College bell to Knox College. Galesburg's second prairie college, Lombard had to close its doors due to financial issues and graduated its last class in 1930. Students who did not have enough credits to graduate were invited to transfer to Knox ,without loss of academic standing, to finish their education.Post Hall lobbyJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainLibrary circulation deskPi Phi cookie shineKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Mock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumMilitary parade through Standish ParkWhiting Hall bowling alleyLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.The Knosher Bowl. Constructed in the mid-1960s and originally known as the Knox Bowl, Knox's unique football field underwent a $1.8 million renovation during  summer 2008 and was named in honor of long-time Knox coach and athletic director Harley Knosher.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Students playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryMale cheerleaders at HomecomingWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingClass Scrap/Pushbattle, a dangerous battle meant to alleviate hostility between freshmen and sophomore men. The score was 0-0, a stalemate, but a victory for all of campus.Aerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Knox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundStudents excercising in the E. & L. Andrew Fitness Center. Named in honor of Trustee Laurel J. Andrew '86 and her parents, Ed and Edie Andrew, who, along with other family members and family foundations, provided the lead gifts for the 13,000 square foot facility.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Knox Regatta winning teamFive Knox football team membersBiology lab, George Davis HallStudents of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainKnox women's volleyballCommencement processional through Standish ParkPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Men's soccer action shotFlunk Day pie in the faceCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushThe cover of "At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch, copyright 1911. The popular novel presented a humorous depiction of a fictional college in a small Midwestern town and is where Knox's former nickname, Siwash, originated. Fitch graduated from Knox in 1897.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Seymour Hall north entranceKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.
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