Campus / News / February 17, 2014

The week ahead at Knox

Monday, Feb. 17

Women of Influence (WOI) is hosting “Cocoa and Conversation” in the Taylor Lounge at 7 p.m. Students are encouraged to come, drink hot chocolate and talk about a current event or issue that they wish to discuss. Everyone is encouraged to bring their own mug, but cups will be provided.

Tuesday, Feb. 18

Laura Bush will host a calming yoga session at 7 p.m. in Wilson House as a part of Bodies week.


Wednesday, Feb. 19

Dr. Danielle Lee, a biologist who studies animal behavior and specializes in promoting science to under-served groups, is coming to campus to give a talk at 4 p.m. in SMC E117 entitled “How Studying Wild Rodents Developed My Passion for Science.”


Thursday, Feb. 20

SASS and WOI are co-sponsoring a self-care workshop to help students balance their emotional, physical and mental needs and to develop a personalized self-care guide. The event will take place at 7 p.m. in the Wilson House.


Matt Barry
Matt Barry is a senior majoring in international relations and double minoring in economics and German. This is his third year working for TKS, having served previously as discourse editor. He has worked for such organizations as the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Premier Tourism Marketing and the Council on American Islamic Relations-Chicago, where his work appeared in such publications as Leisure Group Travel, Ski & Ride Club Guide and The Chicago Monitor. Matt has written his political opinion column, "The Voice of Reason," weekly for three years, which finished in first place at the 2012 Illinois College Press Association conference and was also recognized at the 2013 conference.

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