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  • Beloit in top 10 for teaching in latest U.S. News rankings

    Tuesday, September 10, 2013

    Beloit College was yet again named among the best liberal arts colleges in the country, according to the annual U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of “Best Colleges” released today.

  • Career advising: Process over placement says Beloit’s career development director

    Thursday, September 5, 2013

    The Liberal Arts in Practice Center at Beloit College views its role as the three
    Cs: catalysts, consultants and a clearinghouse of opportunities.

  • Welcome to the Real World: thoughts from a religious studies perspective

    Wednesday, September 4, 2013

    Where and what is “the real world?” Who gets to decide, and on what basis?

    Natalie Gummer, professor of religious studies, posed these questions during her 2013 Convocation address.

  • Seniors from 12 regional high schools join Beloit College as Porter Scholars

    Tuesday, September 3, 2013

    Classes at Beloit College have begun, and among the approximately 1,300 students are 53 area high school students. As Porter Scholars, they will take one course at Beloit College in the fall and spring, tuition-free.

  • Beloit alumni begin service through Lutheran Volunteer Corps

    Friday, August 30, 2013

    Three recent Beloit alumni are among 138 volunteers from across the country who are currently beginning a year of service through the Lutheran Volunteers Corps (LVC), a national service-leadership program that unites people to work for peace and justice.

  • Folk ‘N’ Blues set for Sept. 13-14

    Thursday, August 29, 2013

    Beloit College’s annual Folk ‘N’ Blues returns in September, bringing with it blues, jazz, rock, and a former contestant from NBC’s season three of The Voice: Nelly’s Echo.

  • Beloit College to commemorate 150th Civil War anniversary with lecture series

    Thursday, August 22, 2013

    To honor the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War, Beloit College will feature three speakers from the Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lectureship Program during the month of September. Each lecture takes place at 7 p.m. in Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall. They are free and open to the public.

  • Tom McBride and Ron Nief issue their latest Mindset List

    Tuesday, 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.

  • How stereotypes affect us will be topic of upcoming lecture

    Friday, August 16, 2013

    Renowned social psychologist Claude Steele will visit Beloit College to give a lecture on Monday, Sept. 9. Free and open to the public, the lecture titled “Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do” takes place at 7:30 p.m. in Eaton Chapel.

  • Beloit College to welcome class of 2017

    Friday, August 16, 2013

    Beloit College will welcome on Monday (Aug. 19) 341 first-year students from 35 states and 13 countries. Out of the 341 students, 25 are new degree-seeking transfer students and 15 are new exchange students. All the first-years, along with sophomores, juniors and seniors, will begin classes on Monday, Aug. 26.

  • Photography exhibit on the “rag-pickers” of Mumbai’s trash dump

    Friday, August 16, 2013

    The Wright Museum of Art at Beloit College will open an exhibit based off of the book Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo on Thursday, Sept. 5. The photographs in the exhibit are the work of Associated Press photographer Amiran White,documenting her time in Mumbai, India and her multiple visits to the Mumbai Municipal Trash Dump. 

  • 51st annual Olde English Classic taking place Sept. 21

    Tuesday, August 13, 2013

    Described as “a daring, historic, stream-crossed, hay bale-studded course of endurance,” the 51st annual Olde English Classic 5K is set for Saturday, Sept. 21. Per tradition, the race will be held at Leeson Park, located at Milwaukee Road and Leeson Drive in Beloit.

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