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  • Seniors from 13 regional high schools join Beloit College as Porter Scholars

    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.

  • Liberal arts colleges better prepare students, study says

    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.

  • Economics professor becomes co-editor for national journal

    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.

  • Beloit College presents the artwork of George Bellows

    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.

  • Stateline Community Foundation funds Beloit College Public Health Project

    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.

  • Stateline Community Foundation awards college $1,200 grant

    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.

  • A gecko's long journey to Beloit

    Friday, July 13, 2012

    Beloit College is known for drawing international students, but on Friday, July 13, it welcomed an unexpected overseas guest.

  • Former state legislator to join Beloit College

    Tuesday, July 3, 2012

    Former state legislator Dan Schooff will join Beloit College on July 9 as senior director of corporate relations, a new position.

  • International relations prof quoted in Latin American Advisor

    Friday, June 22, 2012

    Pablo Toral, associate professor of international relations, was recently interviewed by The Latin American Advisor regarding the economic ties of Spain and Latin America.

  • Beloit College mourns loss of 44-year faculty member, Dan Shea

    Wednesday, June 20, 2012

    The Beloit College community today is remembering and mourning the loss of one of its own—Dan Shea, an anthropology professor at the college since 1968. Shea passed away after a fall on Tuesday night, June 19, in Chile.

  • Wright Museum of Art receives $10,000 grant, provides community workshop

    Monday, June 18, 2012

    The Wright Museum of Art has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the assessment of its collection of oil paintings. Two senior painting conservators, David Marquis and Joan Gorman from the Midwest Art Conservation Center in Minneapolis, Minn., will conduct the review on campus from July 16 through July 20.

  • Summer pre-college program featured in Education Week

    Thursday, June 7, 2012

    Beloit College’s upcoming three-week summer program for rising high school juniors and seniors was featured in an Education Week article published Tuesday.

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