Knox Influence will be hosting spoken word poet Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai, who will be performing in Kresge Hall at 7:30 p.m. She is an advocate for poetry, feminism, multicultural awareness and social justice. A Student Poetry Slam and Q&A session will follow her performance. Doors open at 7:15 p.m.
The Knox-Galesburg Symphony will perform Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 73 and von Weber’s “Silvana” Overture. The concert will feature Taiwanese violinist Huei Chang who will perform Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major, Opus 77. The event will be held at the Orpheum Theater at 7:30 p.m. Knox students and faculty can get tickets to this event at half-price with a Knox I.D.
The Newman Club is hosting a visiting priest from the monastic order of the Community of St. John in Princeville, Illinois who will be holding a campus mass for the Knox community. The priest will hear confessions starting at 11:30 a.m. in Old Main 216. Mass will be held at 12:00 p.m. in the Common Room. The event will be followed by a light lunch and discussion with the priest.