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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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Ready to write? Seven contests open to student writers

January 14, 2013 at 9:45 pm


The deadline is approaching for the English Department’s annual student writing contests. Open to all currently enrolled Beloit College students, the following contests are now accepting manuscripts:

  • Lois Wilson Mackey’45 Prize for Creative Writing
  • White-Howells English Prize
  • Beloit Poetry Journal/Academy of American Poets Award
  • Nick Adams Short Story Prize
  • Marion and David Stocking Prize
  • Margaret W. Baker Prize Scholarship
  • Mary F. Hodge Prize

Deadline for entry is noon on Friday, Feb. 1; Entries should be given to Kris Gonstead in WAC 205 A or submitted via campus mail, box 241.

For details, contest rules, formatting requirements, and more information about the prizes associated with each contest, click here

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