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Five things happening on campus this Week Five

With midterms beginning and nearly eight inches of snow on the ground, Winter Term is beginning to look bleak. Fortunately, there’s a lot going on on campus. Here are five different activities to participate in during Week Five:

1. Graduate School Workshop 

At 4 p.m. on Monday, February 2, Phi Beta Kappa Scholar Dr. Timothy Rowe will host a Q&A session about graduate school in SMC E-117. Dr. Timothy Rowe will also be speaking to the public later in the week.

Phi Beta Kappa Scholar Dr. Timothy Rowe will be hosting a student session Q & A on graduate school.

2. Canning Workshop

Sophomore Matt Lichty and junior Sean Graney help plant vegetables in the garden across from Eco House for Garden Club Wednesday, May 8. (Kate Mishkin/TKS)

Sophomore Matt Lichty and junior Sean Graney help plant vegetables in the garden across from Eco House for Garden Club Wednesday, May 8. (Kate Mishkin/TKS)

On Thursday, Feb. 5, Eco House and Garden Club will be teaming up to provide a canning workshop in the Wilson House.

3. Submit to Catch

The Fall 2013 issue of Catch (left) won the National Program Directors' Prize for Undergraduate Literary Magazines from the Association of Writers and Writing Program. The Spring 2014 Issue of Catch (right) has recently released. (Casey Mendoza/TKS)

The Fall 2013 issue of Catch (left) won the National Program Directors’ Prize for Undergraduate Literary Magazines from the Association of Writers and Writing Program. The Spring 2014 Issue of Catch (right) has recently released. (Casey Mendoza/TKS)

Now that their latest issue is out, Catch is now accepting submissions for the Spring edition. Send any analytical nonfiction, photography, creative nonfiction, videography, journalism or other creative projects to catchmag@knox.edu. For non-electronic pieces, submission forms are available on the Art Table in CFA. Submission ends Feb. 27.

4. “What Happened to the Dinosaurs?”

Paleontologist and Professor of Geology at UT Timothy Rowe will be speaking about the survival of avian dinosaurs at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3 in the Trustee Room of Old Main.

5. Milk Route

Students gather at The Space to join the Milk Route reading on Jan. 16. (LucyRae Dorn/TKS)

Students gather at The Space to join the Milk Route reading on Jan. 16. (LucyRae Dorn/TKS)

Creative Writing students will be presenting their capstone writing at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6 at The Space, which is located on the corner of Simmons St. and Kellogg St.

Kate Mishkin
Kate Mishkin is a senior majoring in English literature and minoring in journalism. She started working for TKS as a freshman and subsequently served as managing editor, co-news editor and co-mosaic editor. Kate is the recipient of four awards from the Illinois College Press Association for news and feature stories and one award from the Associated Collegiate Press. She won the Theodore Hazen Kimble Prize in 2015 and 2014 and the Ida M. Tarbell Prize in Investigate Journalism in 2014. She has interned at FILTER Magazine, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and WGIL radio and the Virginian-Pilot.

Twitter: @KateMishkin

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Kate Mishkin
Kate Mishkin is a senior majoring in English literature and minoring in journalism. She started working for TKS as a freshman and subsequently served as managing editor, co-news editor and co-mosaic editor. Kate is the recipient of four awards from the Illinois College Press Association for news and feature stories and one award from the Associated Collegiate Press. She won the Theodore Hazen Kimble Prize in 2015 and 2014 and the Ida M. Tarbell Prize in Investigate Journalism in 2014. She has interned at FILTER Magazine, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and WGIL radio and the Virginian-Pilot. Twitter: @KateMishkin




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