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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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Hug it out

April 14, 2011 at 6:50 am


Photo by Charlie Baxter'14


Last Friday, Beloiters gathered in Chapin quad to share a little affection. The entire campus had been invited.

“The inspiration for the all-campus hug comes from my love of non-verbal communication,” says Mira Treatment, a program assistant with the Spiritual Life program. “I think that too often we forget that we can have meaningful interactions with one another without speaking, but by projecting through body language, facial expression, and especially touch.”

The hug is one of a series of events meant to bring a little color to campus; another was handing out flowers during the lunch hour.