Skip Navigation

Text Only/ Printer-Friendly


See the full schedule of #MakingEquityRealatBC events occurring May 2-6.

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.”

Share this

A hard-to-miss Science Center Sculpture explained (pics)

May 7, 2012 at 12:12 am

You might have noticed a rather unusual piece of art in the Science Center last week, a giant black balloon sculpture hanging, chandelier-style, in the Atrium.

Created by the students of Chemistry 150 (a nanochemistry course) the sculpture is a “a 2 billion scale model of a carbon nanotube,” according to Chemistry Professor George Lisensky. (The carbon nanotube is one of the strongest fibers around.)

The project in process and completion:

050712sandwich 1


050712sandwich 2

050712sandwich 3