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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: Chandler Stevenson’16, a first-year from Beloit

September 26, 2012 at 10:45 pm

Chandler Stevenson'16

Name: Chandler Stevenson’16

Hometown/residence: Beloit, Wis. (born and raised!)

So, what's your potential major and your favorite class that you've taken? My potential major is chemistry, and my favorite class is Moroccan Hip-Hop with Professor Majeed.

What are a few of your favorite things? Basketball, video game 2K12, chilling with friends.

What three items go in your desert island backpack? Basketball, iPhone, my dog Rascal.

What’s on your desert island jukebox? Hopefully some Wiz Khalifa mixed with a little bit of Meek Milly.

Any do-over requests to lodge with the universe? Explain.  Yeah, let me go back to the state championship for basketball. I would love to go back to sectionals.

Favorite meal? Pizza.

What can’t you live without? My parents, they do everything for me.

Any advice? “Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard.”

What do you do in your free time? Video games, internet.

If you could be reincarnated, what person/thing would you like to be? A monkey—they’re just cool.

Who are your top-three fantasy dinner party guests? Jessica Alba, Beyonce, and Rihanna.

What gets you up in the morning? Car alarm.

Who are your heroes? My father and mother.

Which talent would you most like to have? The ability to light stuff on fire with my mind.

Beatles or Stones? Beatles.

What’s your favorite hidden gem here in the area? My favorite hidden gem would have to be my house. It’s popping.

What’s the number one thing on your bucket list? Be the first to graduate from college in my family.

 If you were auditioning for American Idol, what song would you sing? “You’re Beautiful,” James Blunt.

What are you most looking forward to? Graduating from college.