Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.

Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.

2010

Knox basketball teamPresident Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Knox College women's archeryStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Knox Regatta spectatorsFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Knox Regatta winning teamPresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Ladies at a Green Oaks camp outKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Garfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Members of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students 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.Class of 1939 reunion pictureClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Clara 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.Old Main in winterLaboratory, George Davis HallCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.White Sox game played at Willard Field.George Davis Hall under construction.Residents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Alumni Hall TheaterProfessor 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.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Knox College women's rifle teamA 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.Pi Phi cookie shineInternational students performing at the International Fair.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionKnox College ObservatoryBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Knox College Women's basketballLombard bell tower in the spring timeWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilMale cheerleaders at HomecomingPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary Celebration"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."Students coming from Beecher ChapelWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Knox womenElection Day protestKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Academic procession through Standish ParkWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.TKE fraternity partyWoman dancing on fieldThe Old Jail with original covered porchThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseStudents working in the mail roomKnox College GymnasiumPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Beanie crawlTennis courtsOld Main in a lightning stormStudents in front of Alumni HallThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementPresentation 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.Knox women's volleyballStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Students playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Interior of the Knox College barracksMembers 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.  Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Actors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomKnox battalion on Willard FieldWomen’s debate teamKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealSiwash football graphicSeymour Hall north entranceFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Professor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionProfessor 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.Knox cheerleadersBeta Theta Pi menThe 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.Post Hall dorm roomThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Women walking toward Old MainStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Actors 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.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryCommencement processional through Standish ParkA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Professor 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.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansInternational studentStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Flunk Day pie in the faceCadet BandHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Whiting Hall bowling alleySeymour Library study tableMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryKnox men walking on campusEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionVice 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.Post Hall lobbyA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Knox College mailboxesPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsKnox College women’s golf  teamPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Chemistry lab, George Davis HallMen's soccer action shotClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesBiology lab, George Davis HallCrosses 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.Janet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateMilton 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." Class 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.Baseball teamSquirrelKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Flunk Day paradeMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterWomen's  gym class wand workStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Planting trees at Green OaksKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisStudents 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.The Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Football cheerleadersKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainROTC cadets with an automatic weaponStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallMembers 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. Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameWomen's field hockeyLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Students playing on Flunk DayDance in Post Hall lobbyVeritas sealKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Beta Theta Pi menMusic faculty and studentsThe 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."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowGizmo patio ice skating rinkLibrary circulation deskDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.May Day CelebrationBlack WeekFreshman orientation testsOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardBiology lab in George Davis HallWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Students join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Knox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiDance students practicing in Memorial GymOld Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumMilitary parade through Standish ParkStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Muddy students on Flunk DayFive Knox football team membersView of Seymour Library in the winterCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Three different Knox sealsWomen standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushMuddy student on Flunk DayPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985The 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.Knox basketball conference championsStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightArial view of campusJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox RegattaRootabaga 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. Old Main in winterTwo men walking towards Alumni HallThe Carnival of ClubsCoed Knox rifle teamThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Students and faculty in Founder's LoungeWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumBarracks south of the gymAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksA 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.TKE parade floatMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.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 of the Class of 1962Women golfers drinking pop on the course.Student at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxA typical student dorm roomJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballTri-Delta women
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