GALESBURG, ILLINOIS (July 14, 2021) — Knox College student Jerry Hacker of Rock Island, Illinois (61201), has been invited to join Sigma Xi, a prestigious scientific-research society. Membership in Sigma Xi is by invitation, and the most promising young scientists and students with demonstrated research potential are invited to join as associate members.

Hacker majored in Biology at Knox College, and is a member of the graduating class of 2021.

Learn more about the 2021 Academic Honors awarded by Knox College.

Founded in 1837, Knox College is a national liberal-arts college in Galesburg, Illinois. Knox enrolls students from nearly every state and more than fifty countries and is one of the forty Colleges That Change Lives. Knox's "Old Main" is a National Historic Landmark and the only building remaining from the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates.

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