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  • Knowledge will bloom at upcoming spring Advising Practicum

    Friday, March 8, 2013

    Beloit College is encouraging its students to “grow their knowledge” at the upcoming spring Advising Practicum to be held on Wednesday, March 20.

  • Award-winning poet, human rights justice to visit Beloit College

    Friday, March 1, 2013

    There may be only two months left of the academic year, but Beloit College still has several acclaimed speakers and residency holders scheduled to conduct lectures, give readings and perform in concert. All events are free and open to the public.

  • College offers details about Thursday's events, response

    Thursday, February 21, 2013

    Beloit College was under a precautionary lockdown on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 12:30-3:13 p.m. after learning of a situation underway at an apartment building near campus. Shortly after the “all clear” was sounded, Dean of Students Christina Klawitter distributed an email message to all students, faculty, and staff describing the situation and explaining the college’s response.

  • English professor puts his own spin on the Farmer’s Almanac

    Thursday, February 21, 2013

    Over the past decade, Associate English Professor Chris Fink wrote a set of stories about farms and small towns in Wisconsin. The challenge, however, was to find an organizing principle−that is until he thought of the Farmer’s Almanac.

  • Leading expert on Gypsy history to give lecture on Feb. 21

    Friday, February 15, 2013

    A leading expert on Romani (Gypsy) history, language and human rights will give a lecture at Beloit College on Thursday, Feb. 21 called “Asian or European: Romani Social Identity in the New Europe.” The lecture, which is free and open to the public, takes place at 7:30 p.m. in Moore Lounge of Pearsons Hall.

  • Professor looks at great thinkers through pop-culture lens

    Wednesday, February 6, 2013

    Matthew Tedesco describes one of his new courses as one that will “boldly go where some of the greatest thinkers in history have gone before.”

  • RCA Award winner discusses Mars discoveries on WPR, WCLO

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

    This year’s recipient of the Roy Chapman Andrews Society’s Distinguished Explorer Award was a guest on two local radio stations on Tuesday (Jan. 29).

  • Yale history professor to speak on “The Silk Road: A New History” on Feb. 7

    Tuesday, January 29, 2013

    Yale University History Professor Valerie Hansen will give a lecture titled “The Silk Road: A New History,” on Thursday, Feb. 7 at Beloit College. The lecture is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Study Lounge, Pearsons Hall.

  • Intercultural affairs director discusses MLK Jr. Day on WCLO radio

    Thursday, January 24, 2013

    Earlier this week Cecil Youngblood, the intercultural affairs director at Beloit College, was interviewed on WCLO radio’s “Your Talk Show” about the week-long Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations on campus.

  • Professor looks at gender equity in the field of classics

    Wednesday, January 23, 2013

    Gender equity in the field of classics and the myth of Seneca’s Medea are two research topics on which Assistant Professor of Classics Lisl Walsh has recently published.

  • United States Institute of Peace awards grant to Office of International Education

    Thursday, January 17, 2013

    Beloit College’s Office of International Education (OIE) has received $1,392 in funding support from the Public Education for Peacebuilding Support Initiative of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The support will enable the OIE to put on a film series consisting of four documentaries, which will cover a wide range of topics such as peaceful conflict resolution, globalization, minority human rights, and immigration.

  • NASA scientist, award-winning poet among highlights of spring guests

    Friday, January 11, 2013

    Beloit College is gearing up to welcome an array of speakers and residency holders coming to campus this spring to conduct lectures, give readings and perform in concert. All events are free and open to the public.

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