Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.

Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.

1964

Knox College Women's basketballKnox women outside the Knox ObservatoryKnox College ObservatoryDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.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.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.Members of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Post Hall dorm roomGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsKnox men walking on campusThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Dance students practicing in Memorial GymGeorge Davis Hall under construction.The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. 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.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." Knox Regatta winning teamStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallBowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students coming from Beecher ChapelAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksLombard bell tower in the spring timePaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Publication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Commencement processional through Standish ParkCast 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.Knox College GymnasiumClass 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.Old Main in winterClass of 1939 reunion pictureCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Biology lab, George Davis HallLibrary circulation deskAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Biology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"View of Seymour Library in the winterKnox College women’s golf  teamElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressAlumni Hall TheaterA 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.Students hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Arial view of campusStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingTri-Delta womenPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballWhiting Hall women on their way to chapel.The Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Knox women's volleyballFreshman orientation testsThe 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.Siwash football graphicGreek women participating in the Greek Week events.Men's soccer action shotStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.La Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Students playing on Flunk DayJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Ladies at a Green Oaks camp outKnox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Music faculty and studentsHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Students in front of Alumni HallOld Main in a lightning stormActors 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."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 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.Barracks south of the gymPi Phi cookie shineSquirrelClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Women of the Class of 1962Tennis courtsThe 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.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Muddy students on Flunk DayEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionKnox College women's rifle teamOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardVice 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.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.International students performing at the International Fair.Veritas sealThree different Knox sealsFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansBiology lab in George Davis HallStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Mock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumKnox RegattaGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.The Old Jail with original covered porchStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeTKE parade floatKnox College women's archeryStudents at a Take Back the Night Rally.Beta Theta Pi menPresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.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. Post Hall lobbyPlanting trees at Green OaksParade down Main St. at SeminaryWhiting Hall bowling alleyWomen's field hockeyStudents 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.Knox cheerleadersAcademic procession through Standish ParkMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainFootball cheerleadersJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateKnox womenCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Women’s debate teamStudents 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.Seymour Hall north entranceTwo men walking towards Alumni HallNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gamePuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumWomen's  gym class wand workKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Students in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryOld Main in winterActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Coed Knox rifle teamKnox basketball conference championsStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomWoman dancing on fieldThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Danny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlBaseball teamCadet BandKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiElection Day protestProfessor 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.Five Knox football team membersChemistry lab, George Davis HallKnox Regatta spectatorsA typical student dorm roomTKE fraternity partyMembers 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.  Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Gizmo patio ice skating rinkPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Interior of the Knox College barracksMuddy student on Flunk DayResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushFlunk Day parade"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Knox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.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.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.The Carnival of ClubsKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.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).Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.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.The 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Black WeekMembers 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. Women walking toward Old MainDance in Post Hall lobbyWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Women golfers drinking pop on the course.Knox College mailboxesClasses of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesMale cheerleaders at HomecomingMay Day CelebrationWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Seymour Library study tableDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.ROTC cadets with an automatic weaponKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundProfessor 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.Knox basketball teamKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventLaboratory, George Davis HallClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Students during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.WVKC staff on the steps of Old MainStudents working in the mail roomBeanie crawlWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Military parade through Standish ParkBeta Theta Pi menStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Flunk Day pie in the facePhi Delta Theta's playing cardsProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Knox battalion on Willard FieldKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Women's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70International studentPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine Arts
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