Dates: Groundbreaking ceremony April 24, 1980. Hall first occupied in September 1981.
Quote: Director of Housing Bill Bolding said the new dorms will “pretty much take care of the housing shortage for men, but we could still use a few more rooms for women.” . . . Knox houses only men and Irwin is coed with women on the second floor. Mann, Jeffrey. “Knox and Irwin dorms open doors to 108 students.” Davidsonian. 15 September 1981.
Named for: Peter S. Knox, class of 1932. Chairman of the Board of Knox Realty Investment Corporation of Thompson, Ga.