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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 Jishnu Guha’13, sound designer and videographer

February 18, 2013 at 4:49 pm

 

Meet Jishnu 

Name: Jishnu Guha’13

Hometown: Bombay, India.

Major/minor: Communications.

What brought me to Beloit: Small residential campus. Low student-teacher ratio. A wide range of disciplines to choose from (I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life when I was 17).

My favorite class so far, and why you should take it: Advanced Broadcast Production, because of Dave Knutson.

You may have seen me: Making movies around campus for the college website/Beloit Access Television Studios, or sound-designing for the upcoming theatre department production of Kid Simple.

The best book I’ve read at Beloit: Leonard Cohen’s The Favorite Game.

What are you working on? I’m sound designing and am the live foley artist for Kid Simple: A Radio Play in the Flesh and am constantly creating video content for the college.

What’s on your Beloit College bucket list? Going to the top of the Middle College cupola with my camera.

Any do-over requests to lodge with the universe? Explain. Star Wars Episode I. This needs no explanation.

Favorite meal? Any Japanese food from JMK Nippon.

What can’t you live without? My Google calendar. ‘Free time’ is a myth.

Any advice? Hakuna Matata: it means no worries.

Who are your top-three fantasy dinner party guests? Leonard Cohen, Tony Stark and Mufasa.

Who are your heroes? The Avengers…except Hawkeye.

What’s your karaoke standard? The Lion King opening song.

What are you most looking forward to? Star Wars Episode VII.