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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: Liz Haan’11

March 10, 2011 at 4:19 pm

 

They’re students, artists, and athletes, showing prowess in the pool or on the court, but also in putting paint to canvas or sketch pencil to paper. In advance of the March 16 opening of Artletics in the Wright Museum of Art, the Terrarium will get to know these artistic athletes. Or is it athletic artists? In any case, well-rounded Beloiters.

LIz HaanName: Liz Haan ‘11
Hometown/residence: St. Paul, Minn.
Major: Economics
Sport/positions: Soccer, captain fall ‘10
How would you describe your art, and what are you showing in the upcoming Artletics show? I like drawing what I see. I especially enjoy faces and hands.
What three items go in your desert island backpack? An inflatable boat, a flair gun, and a really, really long book
What’s on your desert island jukebox? Doomtree, Kanye West, Bon Iver, and Tupac
Favorite meal? Two current faves: Falafel Sandwich and Laoation butternut squash curry with tofu
What can’t you live without? Aside from the obvious family, friends etc, I can’t live without my music
What gets you up in the morning? On a school day, after pressing snooze for about 45 minutes, the anxiety of going over my allotted absences for the semester in a given class gets me up.
Which talent would you most like to have? I would love to have a photographic memory.
Beatles or Stones? Beatles
What’s the number one thing on your bucket list? I want to live in New Zealand; don’t care what I do there, I just want to live there for some period of time. And go skydiving.