Beta Theta Pi men

Beta Theta Pi men

1890

Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Members 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. Knox RegattaStudents 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.Military parade through Standish ParkWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumDance in Post Hall lobbyBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Old Main in winterCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventA 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.Class Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Five Knox football team membersPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. 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." 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.Tennis courtsOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardLadies at a Green Oaks camp outMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Knox College women's archeryMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainKnox basketball conference championsA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesAlumni Hall TheaterWomen standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseDance students practicing in Memorial GymTri-Delta womenMuddy students on Flunk DayBiology lab, George Davis HallCoed Knox rifle teamAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionElection Day protestStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.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. 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.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumMembers 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.  Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.The Carnival of ClubsCadet BandKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiGreek women participating in the Greek Week events.WVKC staff on the steps of Old MainSeymour Library study tableDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Academic procession through Standish ParkGizmo patio ice skating rinkWomen’s debate teamOld Main in a lightning stormStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Men's soccer action shotStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.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).Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionActors 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.May Day CelebrationKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Barracks south of the gymActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Flunk Day pie in the faceWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Mock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryThe Old Jail with original covered porchChemistry lab in Science Math CenterKnox College Women's basketballCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"The 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.Cory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.SquirrelFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Biology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryClass of 1939 reunion pictureStudents playing on Flunk DayWoman dancing on fieldArial view of campusPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Student in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Knox Regatta winning teamClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.The Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Knox College GymnasiumSiwash football graphicThe 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.Women in a suite, Class of 1980Veritas sealWomen of the Class of 1962View of Seymour Library in the winterThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Knox College ObservatoryResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Commencement processional through Standish ParkKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainWhiting Hall bowling alleySenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Interior of the Knox College barracksInternational studentStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Women's field hockeyMale cheerleaders at HomecomingProfessor 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.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.Knox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.ROTC cadets with an automatic weaponHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Post Hall dorm roomFlunk Day paradeKnox women's volleyballBiology lab in George Davis HallPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduate"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."A 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.Knox battalion on Willard FieldStudents at a Take Back the Night Rally.Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionLibrary circulation deskElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowBeanie crawlThree different Knox sealsKnox Regatta spectatorsKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingKnox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.International students performing at the International Fair.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Beta Theta Pi menKnox womenLaboratory, George Davis HallFreshman orientation testsStudents in front of Alumni HallStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Seymour Hall north entranceKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70The 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 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Knox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisBaseball teamVice 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.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryMusic faculty and studentsWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Knox basketball teamKnox men walking on campusBowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionOld Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryA typical student dorm roomThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Lombard bell tower in the spring timeWhiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Women's  gym class wand workGeorge Davis Hall under construction.Students playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.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.Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsOld Main in winterBlack WeekKnox College women's rifle teamChemistry lab, George Davis HallWomen walking toward Old MainTKE parade floatGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Football cheerleadersKnox cheerleadersLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansFounder's Day tea in elegant dressWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumBeta Theta Pi menA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Two men walking towards Alumni HallAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Planting trees at Green OaksWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.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.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.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.Knox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundStudents coming from Beecher ChapelPost Hall lobbyNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Pi Phi cookie shineClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Maze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.TKE fraternity partyStudents working in the mail roomKnox College mailboxesThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Muddy student on Flunk DayDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Knox College women’s golf  teamDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Professor 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.
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