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Second Annual Giving Day a Great Success

The Beloit College community is generous and showed its heart and soul during its second annual Giving Day on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. In just 24 hours, the college raised over $65,000 from more than 450 supporters.

Not only did the gifts far surpass the original goal of $25,000, the event also raised $25,000 more than last year. Beloit is touched by the fantastic response received from supporters and is grateful to be backed by such a strong foundation of alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends. These gifts help make ‪#‎BeloitPossible for the next generation of Turtles, Bucs, and Beloiters.

The unconditional support, enthusiastically offered by our alumni, parents, and friends is a tribute to the character of our community, and the value that we all collectively recognize in the mission we seek to advance. We at Beloit are privileged to have a community so willing to invest in the future of our great institution, and our students. For this, we are grateful,” said Mark Wold’95, Senior Director of Alumni & Parent Relations and Annual Support.

Thank you to all who supported Beloit College’s second annual Giving Day. As College President Scott Bierman often says, it’s “turtles all the way down.”


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MEET: Emily Edstrom

November 9, 2010 at 4:04 pm

Emily EdstromName: Emily Edstrom.
Hometown and current residence: Andover, Minnesota; now hailing from Aldrich 1st.
Campus involvement: Theater for Social Action, Voodoo Barbie, Kappa Delta, Students Taking Action Against Rape (STAAR), Girl's Empowerment through Mentoring (GEM), Women's Center.
Tell us about STAAR in 30 words or less: STAAR is currently putting together a workshop geared toward sexual assault awareness, education, and prevention that will be taken to any interested clubs and presented to the wider campus.
If you were auditioning for American Idol, what would you sing? "Taking Chances" by Celine Dion.
Who are your heroes? My family, Tina Fey, Ida B. Wells.
If you could be reincarnated, what person/thing would you like to be? Buffy the Vampire Slayer or a golden retriever.
Any advice? Get fired up, but don't forget to calm down. Or:

Dance like you're on So You Think You Can Dance,
Love like you're on the Bachelor,
Sing like you're on American Idol,
Live like you're on a Reality TV show.