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Connie - Milwaukee, Wisconsin Coming from the East Coast originally, Beloit truly changed my life. I was able to develop incredible leadership skills, learn in a completely different way, and make friendships and connections that will last. I thank Beloit and my double major every day for changing my perspective not only on the world but on myself.

Charmen - Kingston, Jamaica

My son got the opportunity to shine; at Beloit he found professors,coaches and other members of staff who gave him all the support he needed. Thanks to Beloit. There is absolutely no other college like Beloit...

Clare - St. Louis, MO

I am appreciating my Beloit education more than ever as I prepare for a leadership role coordinating volunteer efforts in Hurricane Sandy response in New Jersey. I've heard that a political science and...

Emily - South Thomaston, Maine

Beloit helped me discover the world and my own mind. My time at Beloit made me a better person--more adaptable, smarter and more adventurous.

Li - Los Angeles, California

I totally enjoyed my education at Beloit! When I was talking to my friends in law school about our college experiences, I always felt that my Beloit experience was unique and transforming. The academic rigor,...

Xiomara - Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Studying abroad improved my life and understanding of world views, and struggles. I was very fortunate to go to Beloit College, and I will always be thankful for the learning in the classrooms and outdoors the...

Karin - Mountain View, CA

I was asked at two different med school interviews if it was true that I could "walk on water". The varied experiences at Beloit gave me the confidence (coupled with a dose of humility) to fulfill my dream of...

Jan - Cottonwood, Arizona

My four years totally prepared me for life. I owe most of my success in life and my career to my liberal arts education. I will always be a loyal Beloit alum.

Veronica - Cazenovia, New York

I graduated in 2002 w a double major in Rhetoric & Discourse and Sociology. I currently am the Head Cheesemaker for a small artisan sheep dairy in NY. People ask me all the time what my degrees have to with...

Paige - Columbia, MO

Beloit was the school that made me happy that I'd attended college. The programs in the arts and the history of the place were a gift I hope to keep sharing.

Connie - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Coming from the East Coast originally, Beloit truly changed my life. I was able to develop incredible leadership skills, learn in a completely different way, and make friendships and connections that will...

Ashley - Columbia, MO

My experiences at Beloit will remain in my heart forever. Beloit opened my eyes to a world of possibility and helped me find and reach my dreams. I endorse Beloit to all who will listen to me, wherever I go. I...

Gary - Arlington, VA

Beloit College's impact on my life can be summed up succinctly: I would not be where I am today had I never been a student there. The skills I rely upon to do my job, which entails tax policy analysis for...

Dawn - Woodbridge, VA

My time at Beloit was amazing and prepared me for the rich and unexpected twists life sends. After running an analytical chemistry lab, I now find myself as a Family Practice physician, officer in the US Army,...

Frances - Breckenridge, Colorado

Over the years I have heard people bash the cataclysm that was the 1960's. During those tumultuous times, through "the Beloit Plan" we were given innovative opportunities to gain life experience and integrate...

Adam - Tempe, Arizona

I graduated in 2005 with a degree in biology. Ken Yasukawa and John Jungck were the best professors a student could ask for. My experiences there as a student athlete were awesome. I played football and ran...

Emily - St. Paul, MN

I met my husband Nick Stuber as a first year student living in Aldrich. We both talk often about how wonderful of a place Beloit was, both for our own relationship and the learning and growing that we did as...

Judith - Champaign, IL

When I came to Beloit I didn't know I could do anything; when I left I knew that I could. I learned two important building blocks of a successful life/career: how to think and how to learn. I was an...

Kenny - Dorchester, Massachusetts

From the discussions held to the lessons learned, Beloit changed my life. I arrived as a listless teenager and left a socially conscious, civically engaged young man. No matter where life takes me, I know that...

Brian - Phoenix, Arizona

Beloit College taught me how to act and reflect, and in doing so, turn every interaction and experience into a teachable moment. It's this gift, plus the writing, research, and communication skills,...

Ian - Washington, DC

I have witnessed many Beloit students come as shy individuals, looking for their place in the world. At the end of four years, they leave with a strong conscience, and the willpower to tackle the challenging...

Amani - Novosibirsk, Russia

I came from Atlanta, GA to Beloit in 2008 wanting only two things: to study Chinese and play sports. By my senior, I was studying Chinese and Russian, playing sports. I am now in Novosibirsk, Russia on the...

Jan - Vermillion, SD

I have always been grateful for my opportunity to attend Beloit. My experiences there have remained with me more than 50 years later and I have used my liberal arts education in various aspects of my life from...

Jean - Gilford, NH

My daughter recently transferred to Beloit as a sophomore. Stepping onto campus that first day we received a welcome like no other. Thank you Belioters for your welcoming smiles!

D. Roger - Mentor, OH

I was fortunate to be able to know my teachers and the administration well. We could interact over a cup of coffee several times a month. Beloit gave me a opportunities to build my social skills, my...

Fran - Minneapolis, MN

I have run my own business for 25 years. It is completely unique and built around the talents and skills that were nurtured and developed at Beloit. I hold Beloit College in the highest regard, especially...

John - Catskill, New York

Beloit College educated me. It did not prepare me for my vocation directly, but by indirection--more persuasive, more lasting. At an age when many of my peers have retired, I remain a student, thanks to Beloit.

Susie - London, UK

My time at Beloit made me more confident in my ability to learn new things in the post-college world, but for fun and for work...not that those things are mutually exclusive.

Mackenzie - Beloit, Wisconsin

Currently, I am studying abroad at the London School of Economics and taking the opportunity to travel Europe.

Sophia - Vancouver, WA

I hated the college search! I didn't know what I wanted to do as a career or even how to get started! I applied to various Midwest division III schools and ended up visiting Ripon and Beloit. While I had...

Natalie - Grafton, WI

I just felt welcomed from the moment I stepped onto campus. It was POURING rain and we were running from building to building...but even the rain wouldn't stop me from seeing the beauty of campus! Students...

Crystal - Somerville, Massachusetts

Beloit expanded my worldview and my sense of what's possible. My anthropology and sociology classes and studying abroad in Nicaragua and Uganda especially encouraged me to think about my responsibilities as a...

Robert - Brown Deer, WI

I remember finding myself while Rushing TKE. Though I didn't always agree with the men who became my brothers, I knew that they always had my back and I theirs. I remember all the TKE's helping our brother...

Lu - Newton, MA

Beloit warmed me three times in my life. I entered as a 17-yr-old, a member of the Class of 1988, having chosen Beloit because I wanted something different from the private high school I attended in the East....

Emily - San Luis Obispo, CA

People give me a confusing look when they find out my degree is in Rhetoric and Discourse, but then they realize it was a perfect fit - now I'm a recruiter/headhunter for a software company and use the...

Deborah - Widnes, England

There are no guarantees in life regarding employment or health. Having faced challenges and obstacles in both these areas, I know that the holistic and attentive Beloit education I received fostered in me the...

Jill - Hudson, MA

As a Rotary International Exchange Student living in Kurume, Japan in 1976 I met a Beloit College alum named Richard Lyons studying there, I seem to recall, on a Fulbright Fellowship. His willingness to...

Chris - Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

I wanted a small liberal arts experience so that I would not be taught by grad students working as TAs. I also wanted to compete in sports as a distance runner. Beloit added a great international studies...

Abigail - Silver Spring, Maryland

Beloit gave me the confidence to be myself and expand my horizons. The intelligent, warm, and fun classmates and professors embraced me as my dorky inquisitive self. With my new found self confidence I was...

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