Knox College will recognize four graduates with Alumni Achievement Awards at the College's 2013 Founders Day Convocation at 5:30 p.m., Friday, February 15. The convocation and award ceremony in the Muelder Room, Seymour Library, are free and open to the public.
This year's honorees are Ann McConachie '71, an educator who has taught in the United States and Africa; W. Dudley McCarter '72, whose law firm in Missouri has been rated as one of the best in the country, Lori Sundberg '95, president of Carl Sandburg College; and Geoff Ziegler '03, media specialist for ESPN.
As part of Knox's Founders Day activities, thirty Knox students will showcase their research, scholarship, and creativity in a display of posters, media and artwork at 4 p.m., Thursday, February 14, in the lobby of Ford Center for the Fine Arts. The display, "HORIZONS: A Celebration of Student Inquiry, Imagination, and Creativity," is sponsored by the Gerald and Carol Vovis Center for Research and Advanced Study. In addition, the Knox art department will exhibit selected student works, and the theatre department will have a display on its current Repertory Theatre Term. The event is free and open to the public.