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  • A snapshot of our newest Beloiters

    August 26, 2013

    This year, we welcome 341 first-year students from 35 states and 13 countries. From National Honor Society members to team captains to newspaper editors--find out more about the new class of Beloiters. And, welcome them August 30 at Welcome to Our Town--more details here.

  • Tom McBride and Ron Nief issue their latest Mindset List

    August 20, 2013

    Beloit, Wis. – When the Class of 2017 arrives on campus this fall, these digital natives will already be well-connected to each other. They are more likely to have borrowed money for college than their Boomer parents were, and while their parents foresee four years of school, the students are pretty sure it will be longer than that.  Members of this year’s first year class, most of them born in 1995, will search for the academic majors reported to lead to good-paying jobs, and most of them will take a few courses taught at a distant university by a professor they will never meet.

  • Scott Crom, neighbor and longtime professor, has died

    August 12, 2013

    Scott Crom, retired professor of philosophy at Beloit College, passed away on Thursday afternoon. Scott’s son, Steve, is planning a campus memorial service for October 25 at 4 p.m. in Weeks Lounge, Pearsons Hall.

  • Scott Crom, neighbor and longtime professor, has died

    August 5, 2013
  • Lyn Woodard, wife of Hank Woodard, has passed

    July 30, 2013
  • Homecoming 2013 is September 20-22

    June 28, 2013

    Dust off your pom-poms, work up your appetite (and your best tailgating grill!), start constructing your award-winning float (or plan to bring your spectator glasses to view the students’ amazing creations), and get excited for Homecoming 2013. More details available soon on www.beloit.edu/homecoming including the full schedule, special group gatherings, and registration, but for now, mark the calendar and plan to attend. 

  • 3 million reasons we’re grateful

    June 28, 2013

    The Beloiter Fund reached its $3 million dollar annual goal and what better way to celebrate than to thank you. Our deepest thanks go to all that have contributed to the Beloiter Fund this year to make Beloit possible for students today. Starting July 1, we want to tell you the myriad ways in which your $3 million has made an impact—tune in to our Beloit College Alumni Affairs Facebook page and here for a new story each weekday through August 8. That’s right—30 days and 3 million reasons we’re grateful.

  • Reunion 2013 "super fun times!"

    June 17, 2013

    Reunion 2013 1Whether catching up with pals at Friday night class events, dancing with globes under the Pearsons tent (those dancers will remain nameless...), experiencing the great honor of being 'hooded' at the Golden Hoods Ceremony, parading in the misty rain, swapping stories at C-Haus, eating birthday cake ice cream from Dairyhaus, celebrating with fellow alumni as they receive their DSC award, laughing and cheering with President Bierman at the all-class celebration, enjoying classes with the faculty, hearing about the desegregation of the Greek system with Eric Hetland'12, catching a ride to your dorm on the golf cart, or just plain laying in the grass in Chapin Quad, reunion 2013 was, as one '98 alum put it, "super fun times." Photos are available now on our Beloit College Alumni Affairs Facebook page and will be available on our website soon. Thank you for joining us!

    If you missed it, come on back for Homecoming 2013 September 20-22 and mark your calendar for Reunion 2014--June 13-16.