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News Archive
Knox College News releases for 2006



December 2006
     December 22, 2006  Lecture: Sandburg and German Poet, Jan. 11
     December 19, 2006  Bill Clinton to Give Commencement Address
     December 15, 2006  A Yen for a quality education
     December 13, 2006  Lincoln: The Greatest Communicator
     December 11, 2006  Professor Interviewed for Series
     December 08, 2006  Attitude is everything
     December 07, 2006  Games people play

November 2006
     December 07, 2006  Looking at the world through genre-colored glasses
     November 30, 2006  New Sorority Installed
     November 29, 2006  Hard work in the Big Easy
     November 22, 2006  Historic Gale House Acquired
     November 16, 2006  There is obviously more here than a pretty face
     November 14, 2006  Knox Earns High Marks for Student Engagement
     November 08, 2006  Student buzzed about brainwork
     November 08, 2006  Kenji Mori receives Student Laureate Award
     November 06, 2006  Student Teaching Awards
     November 03, 2006  Ballroom Dance is more than rockin' round the clock
     November 03, 2006  Off-campus studies program goes the distance
     November 01, 2006  Crash and Burn Lab is a good thing

October 2006
     October 31, 2006  Homecoming 2006
     October 30, 2006  Lecture by Kwame Anthony Appiah
     October 27, 2006  Teachers' Conference
     October 26, 2006  Band Concert, Nov. 8
     October 19, 2006  Jazz Ensemble, Oct. 28
     October 18, 2006  Choir Concert, Oct. 29
     October 17, 2006  Henry Joe Lecture, Oct. 26
     October 17, 2006  Our Town, Oct. 25-28
     October 16, 2006  Poet Jay Hopler, Oct. 20
     October 04, 2006  Coolest School, Hottest President
     October 04, 2006  "Million Poems Show," Oct 13-14
     October 03, 2006  Homecoming 2006
     October 03, 2006  Open Houses, Oct.-Nov. 2006
     October 04, 2006  Belize trip makes the grade
     October 02, 2006  Lecture on Diplomat's Daily Life
     October 02, 2006  Priestley Memorial Service
     October 02, 2006  Lecture: earthen block homes
     October 02, 2006  Keith Achepohl Art Show
     October 01, 2006  Faculty member's show hailed

September 2006
     September 29, 2006  Poetry Reading, Oct. 6
     September 29, 2006  Homecoming Variety Show
     September 25, 2006  Student EPA Fellowship
     September 25, 2006  Knox Sees Strong Retention
     September 14, 2006  Knox Listed in Advocate Guidebook
     September 13, 2006  Carrillo Reading, Sept. 22
     September 13, 2006  Gurevitch Lecture, Sept. 20
     September 14, 2006  Schwartzman wins Scrabble tournament
     September 11, 2006  Book Discussion Series
     September 07, 2006  Judge: political participation is duty and destiny
     September 19, 2006  Pumphandle 2006
     September 06, 2006  Start of School, 2006
     September 01, 2006  Lecture, New Books on Lincoln

August 2006
     August 30, 2006  Opening Convocation, September 7
     August 30, 2006  Knox in Princeton Review rankings
     August 21, 2006  Community Concert Band Season
     August 18, 2006  Knox ranking in U.S.News & World Report
     August 15, 2006  Knox Ranked in Washington Monthly
     August 11, 2006  Knox featured in "Colleges That Change Lives"
     August 07, 2006  Franco Awarded Fellowship

July 2006
     July 17, 2006  Hoffman Selected as Kemper Scholar
     July 17, 2006  Grant to Global Studies Center
     July 17, 2006  Knox Fund Surpasses Goal
     July 03, 2006  Thank you!
     July 06, 2006  Trustees Fill Leadership Posts

June 2006
     June 15, 2006  Catch wins magazine award
     June 09, 2006  Colbert's Report to Knox: Improvise!

May 2006
     May 30, 2006  Knox Grad to Perform at Peoria Chiefs Game
     May 26, 2006  Knox College Institutes Smoking Ban in All College Residence Facilities
     May 22, 2006  Student Receives Fulbright
     May 22, 2006  Students Receive Fulbrights
     May 19, 2006  Lecture, Research Trip
     May 19, 2006  Environmental Studies Presentations
     May 19, 2006  Donald Anderson Reading
     May 19, 2006  Student Music Recitals
     May 17, 2006  Rosencrantz, Guildenstern: Live, on Stage
     May 16, 2006  Simple Life, Complex Ideas
     May 16, 2006  Concert Band Performance
     May 12, 2006  Poetry Reading
     May 12, 2006  String, Chorale Concerts
     May 12, 2006  Jazz Ensemble Concert
     May 08, 2006  Novelist Peter Orner
     May 08, 2006  Student Dance Concert
     May 08, 2006  Student Music Recitals
     May 08, 2006  Speaking of Singing: Maureen Christine
     May 08, 2006  Lecture on Chinese Food
     May 05, 2006  Cole Selected Golden Apple Scholar
     May 04, 2006  Dance Concert "reACTION"
     May 04, 2006  Student Mumps Case Confirmed
     May 03, 2006  Theatre: "The Fifth Sun," May 4-7
     May 03, 2006  Photographer Archie Lieberman
     May 02, 2006  Chamber Singers Concert
     May 02, 2006  Panel on Small Press Publishing
     May 02, 2006  Lecture on essay writing
     May 01, 2006  "Take Back the Night" Rally
     May 01, 2006  2005-2006 Lectures and Readings
     May 01, 2006  Theatre, Film, & Dance
     May 01, 2006  Music 2005-2006
     May 01, 2006  Art Exhibits

April 2006
     April 28, 2006  Reading by M.T. Anderson
     April 28, 2006  Student Wins Essay Award
     April 26, 2006  Choir to Perform Mozart Requiem
     April 25, 2006  Campus Safety Director, Assistant Director
     April 24, 2006  "The Forgotten West" by Vince Singleton '03 in Los Angeles
     April 25, 2006  Tree's Not a Crowd
     April 24, 2006  Poet Kimberly Johnson
     April 06, 2006  Commencement 2006
     April 24, 2006  Conference on Pan-Africanism, May 5-6
     April 24, 2006  Eisele Selected Athletic Director
     April 19, 2006  Lanny Beyer, 1949-2006
     April 19, 2006  Ibsen+Bergman=Nora
     April 14, 2006  Umoja! Gospel Choir Concert
     April 14, 2006  Dance Residency, Apr. 24-29
     April 13, 2006  Student Presentation on Relief Work
     April 11, 2006  Flunk Day 2006
     April 07, 2006  Theatre: The Baltimore Waltz
     April 07, 2006  Commitment to Community
     April 05, 2006  Lindsay Elected Trustee
     April 03, 2006  Andersen Visits Saudi Arabia

March 2006
     March 31, 2006  Lecture on Women in Film
     March 29, 2006  Lecture on France and the US
     March 29, 2006  Lecture on Narrative in Criminal Defense
     March 28, 2006  Praise for Hellenga Book
     March 28, 2006  Drama Examines Court System
     March 21, 2006  Writer gets kicks from coaching
     March 21, 2006  Teacher of the Year Award
     March 20, 2006  Community Band Announces Rehearsals
     March 20, 2006  Student Fiction and Poetry Reading
     March 20, 2006  Knox grad brings "Buffalo Soldier" to screen
     March 15, 2006  Campus turns on to "Lights Out" drive
     March 15, 2006  Lecture: "New Latino Majority"
     March 14, 2006  WYSE Academic Challenge Results
     March 14, 2006  Students See Action at Tax Internships
     March 14, 2006  Rehberg Voice Recital
     March 13, 2006  Israeli Playwright Motti Lerner
     March 13, 2006  Talk: Asian-Americans in journalism
     March 13, 2006  1000 generations, 1 concert, March 24
     March 10, 2006  Students Provide Aid to Katrina Victims
     March 09, 2006  Grant Promotes Readings, Discussions
     March 09, 2006  Choir Home Tour Concert
     March 03, 2006  Advancement VP Changes Announced
     March 02, 2006  Holmes Named Vice President for Advancement
     March 02, 2006  Knox Inks Pact with Prestigious Business School
     March 02, 2006  Spring Fling: Physics Students and their Trebuchet
     March 02, 2006  New Community Service Director
     March 02, 2006  Event Honors Artist Dorothea Tanning
     March 01, 2006  VP Williams Resigns

February 2006
     February 28, 2006  Student Music Recitals
     February 28, 2006  Men's Basketball Advances to Conference Tourney
     February 24, 2006  Jazz Band Director David Hoffman
     February 27, 2006  Knox Receives Record Applications
     February 22, 2006  E. & L. Andrew Fitness Center Dedication
     February 21, 2006  Four Alumni Receive Achievement Awards
     February 21, 2006  Borrowing Galileo's Telescope (and other filmmaking highlights)
     February 15, 2006  Lecture by Newspaper Executive
     February 14, 2006  Knox-Rootabaga Jazz Festival
     February 14, 2006  Shultis Art Show
     February 10, 2006  In the Key of 'T' (Technology)
     February 13, 2006  Lecture on Bayard Rustin
     February 07, 2006  TV-film producer, Feb. 17
     February 07, 2006  KGS Wins Programming Award
     February 07, 2006  Knox Receives $10-Million Gift
     February 09, 2006  A 'Supreme' Experience
     February 01, 2006  Webb Selected for Seminar

January 2006
     January 26, 2006  Speaker: Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
     January 26, 2006  E. & L. Andrew Fitness Center Opens
     January 25, 2006  As You Like It
     January 24, 2006  Alumni Honored on Founders Day
     January 24, 2006  Knox Choir to Spain
     January 20, 2006  Faculty Win Arts Awards
     January 13, 2006  Lecture on Lincoln as Politician
     January 13, 2006  Scholar Featured in History Show
     January 11, 2006  Gift Creates Endowment Fund
     January 11, 2006  Memorial Gift for Library Acquisitions
     January 10, 2006  Wrestling Program Honors Chuck Porter '52
     January 10, 2006  Students Discuss Court Internships
     January 06, 2006  Talk on Iran
     January 06, 2006  King Day Convocation
     January 06, 2006  French Film Fest
     January 06, 2006  The Feast that Ate the World
     January 10, 2006  Donald L. Torrence