- Thursday, September 13, 2012
One of the most unique cross-country meets in the Midwest for its course design and layout, the Olde English is scheduled to take place Saturday, Sept. 29, at Leeson Park located at Milwaukee Road and Leeson Drive in Beloit. This year marks the 50th running of the Beloit College Olde English Classic.
- Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Best value and strong commitment to teaching were just a few of the areas in which Beloit College earned recognition in the annual U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of “Best Colleges” released today.
- Thursday, September 6, 2012
Anarchist themes in ancient and modern Chinese dissident political thought is the subject of Political Science Professor John Rapp’s new book. Published by Continuum, Daoism and Anarchism: Critiques of State Autonomy in Ancient and Modern China was released in August 2012.
- Thursday, August 30, 2012
The landmark college guide “Colleges That Change Lives” was recently updated and re-released this week, and Beloit College continues to be among the 40 higher education institutions recognized.
- Friday, August 24, 2012
Beloit College’s classroom experience was praised by The Princeton Review in its latest rankings out this week. The nationally known education services company ranked Beloit at No. 17 in this category.
- Tuesday, August 21, 2012
This week Beloit College welcomed 313 first-year students – 33 of which are international – and another 54 transfer and exchange students who will begin classes on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
- Monday, August 20, 2012
On Tuesday, Aug. 28, Beloit College will welcome 59 area high school students from southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois as Porter Scholars. It is the largest class of its kind in the program’s approximately 50-year history.
- Monday, August 13, 2012
A recent report commissioned by the Annapolis Group suggests that liberal arts colleges are the best in the higher education business at providing their graduates with a relevant and rewarding educational experience.
- Thursday, August 9, 2012
Assistant Professor of Economics Josh Hall was recently named a co-editor for economics for the Journal of Economics and Finance Education.
- Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Beloit College will present a special exhibition of the lithographs of American artist George Bellows from Sept. 13 – Nov. 11 at the Wright Museum of Art. An opening reception is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 6:30 p.m., followed by a lecture at 7 p.m. by distinguished New York art dealer and Bellows expert Franklin Riehlman.
- Thursday, July 26, 2012
The Beloit Public Health Initiative (BPHI) has received a $1,000 grant from the Stateline Community Foundation to continue its work in the upcoming academic year. The initiative is dedicated to raising awareness and reducing sexually transmitted infections in Beloit and Rock County.
- Thursday, July 19, 2012
The Stateline Community Foundation recently awarded Beloit College’s Office of Summer Programs $1,200 to support the participation of three local high school students in the Summer Fields program running now through July 27. The funds come from the foundation’s Community Needs Grant Program.