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It’s Wednesday, February 28. 

It’s always a great day to be a Beloiter.

  • <article class="beloiters-story"> <div class="beloiters-story_img"> <span class="lw_item_thumb"> <a href="/live/news/5713-crossing-divides-beloit-students-tackle"> <picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg" alt="Students march to raise money for the Mississippi Tutoring Center." width="270" height="270" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/62/width/270/height/270/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2540,3200/12266_Mississippi_Tutoring_Center_-_march_in_support0011.rev.1708354590.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2540" data-max-h="3200" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a> </span> </div> <div class="beloiters-story_text"> <span class="beloiters-story_eyebrow">College History</span> <h2 class="beloiters-story_headline"> <a href="/live/news/5713-crossing-divides-beloit-students-tackle">Crossing Divides: Beloit Students Tackle Mississippi’s Education Gap</a> </h2> <div class="beloiters-story_summary"> <p> Amidst the 1960s racial tensions in the South, Beloit College students embarked on a groundbreaking mission: Beloit Tutoring Center in Mississippi (BTCM).</p> </div> </div> </article>
  • <section class="beloiters-widget"><h2 class="beloiters-widget_title full"> Featured Photo </h2><div class="beloiters-photo"><picture class="lw_image lw_image12315"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.jpg" alt="Buccaneer mens basketball team members offer each other high fives during a game." width="380" height="380" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/12315_sp24-mens-basketball-beloit.rev.1708969243.jpg 2x" data-max-w="996" data-max-h="996" loading="lazy"/> </picture> <div class="beloiters-photo_caption"><a href="https://beloitcollegeathletics.com/news/2024/2/23/mens-basketball-buccaneers-comeback-falls-just-short-in-mwc-semifinals.aspx" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Men’s basketball faced off Feb. 23 against Grinnell College in the Midwest Conference Championship Tournament</a>, where they had earned a berth for the first time in 22 years. The Bucs came back from a 17-point deficit, but fell just short, losing 118-115. </div></div></section>

Top Announcements

  • Sign-up for Career Trek

    The Beloit College Career Channels program is hosting its third Career Trek on Thursday, March 21, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. Sign up by March 1.

  • 2024 Student Symposium

    Student Symposium will be on Thursday, April 18. Faculty and staff nominations of students are due Feb. 26. Presentations abstracts from students are due March 19. Sponsor approval of abstracts is due March 25.

  • RA Applications for 2024-25

    Residential Life is looking for students to be Resident Assistants (RAs). Applications to be an RA are due by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Any questions can be directed to reslife@beloit.edu.

  • Senior Class Wall Party

    Plans are underway for the Senior Class Wall Party. Seniors are encouraged to share their ideas or preferences by March 14. Feedback will help us create an unforgettable experience. Let’s dance the night away! Contact Jalen Ponder (ponderje@beloit.edu) or Tiffany Warren (warrenta@beloit.edu).

Announcements

  • Sign-up for Career Trek

    The Beloit College Career Channels program is hosting its third Career Trek on Thursday, March 21, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. Sign up by March 1.

  • Photojournalism project celebrates women

    Student photographer Ray Broad’26 is spearheading a photojournalism project celebrating what being a woman at Beloit means to individuals in the Beloit community. Please complete this form to contribute. Photos and stories may be featured on college social media accounts throughout the month of March.

  • RA Applications for 2024-25

    Residential Life is looking for students to be Resident Assistants (RAs). Applications to be an RA are due by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Any questions can be directed to reslife@beloit.edu.

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Announcements

  • Sign-up for Career Trek

    The Beloit College Career Channels program is hosting its third Career Trek on Thursday, March 21, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. Sign up by March 1.

  • Photojournalism project celebrates women

    Student photographer Ray Broad’26 is spearheading a photojournalism project celebrating what being a woman at Beloit means to individuals in the Beloit community. Please complete this form to contribute. Photos and stories may be featured on college social media accounts throughout the month of March.

  • Beloiters Spotlight: Mario Scarpaci

    Congratulations to Mario Scarpaci from Security for being selected for this month’s Spotlight. Mario will receive cool Beloit swag as well as a new perk: he will receive a parking spot for the month of March! 

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Hello Alumni

This page may be more for our Beloiters currently on-campus, but know we are always thinking of you too. Hopefully everything you see here is bringing back fond memories of your own time on campus.

If you’re interested in coming back to campus, look for our upcoming alumni events or opportunities to volunteer.

  • <section class="mceNonEditable"><h4 class="beloiters-widget_title">Featured Photo</h4><div class="beloiters-photo"><picture class="lw_image lw_image9857"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg" alt="Dr. Woodard, or 'The Chief,' as he was fondly known, was truly inspirational to his students. He exhibited enthusiasm, integrit..." width="380" height="380" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9857_Geology_-_Hank_Woodard.rev.1657315893.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2567" data-max-h="2568" loading="lazy"/> </picture> <div class="beloiters-photo_caption"> “Dr. Woodard, or ‘The Chief,’ as he was fondly known, was truly inspirational to his students. He exhibited enthusiasm, integrity, a deep knowledge of his subject, and a rare combination of caring for students while maintaining respect and admiration.” – <a href="/live/news/3678-who-made-beloit-special">Bruce Bartleson’56</a></div></div></section>
  • <section class="mceNonEditable"><h4 class="beloiters-widget_title">Featured Photo</h4><div class="beloiters-photo"><picture class="lw_image lw_image9495"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg" alt="The Basic Elmos' experiments with rocket sleds in Chapin Hall were inspired by a physics class. Seated is Len Pagliaro'76, with Phil Eric..." width="380" height="380" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9495_Phil_Erickson_Len_Pagliaro_seated_and_Andy_Persily_-_The_Rocket_Sled_Experiments_1973_-_3_of_4_b.rev.1650645975.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1432" data-max-h="1432" loading="lazy"/> </picture> <div class="beloiters-photo_caption"><a href="/live/news/1061-the-silly-but-mostly-true-story-of-the-basic-elmos">The Basic Elmos’</a> experiments with rocket sleds in Chapin Hall were inspired by a physics class. Seated is Len Pagliaro’76, with Phil Erickson’76 and Andy Persily’76 at right. </div></div></section>
  • <section class="mceNonEditable"><h4 class="beloiters-widget_title">Featured Photo</h4><div class="beloiters-photo"><picture class="lw_image lw_image9858"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.jpg" alt="Homecoming has always been a beloved tradition at Beloit. In addition to the parades and events, students would make house decorations we..." width="380" height="380" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9858_Homecoming_1968_decorations_2.rev.1657315637.jpg 2x" data-max-w="997" data-max-h="996" loading="lazy"/> </picture> <div class="beloiters-photo_caption"><a href="/alumni/events/beloiter-days/">Homecoming</a> has always been a beloved tradition at Beloit. <a href="/live/news/3238-homecoming-time-capsule">In addition to the parades and events</a>, students would make house decorations were commonly placed in front of fraternities and sororities and vied to win contests. </div></div></section>
  • <section class="mceNonEditable"><h4 class="beloiters-widget_title">Featured Photo</h4><div class="beloiters-photo"><picture class="lw_image lw_image9859"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.jpg 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.jpg" alt="Many alumni fondly remember the Beloit Plan and its required Field Term that sent students off campus and around the world. This Beloit g..." width="380" height="380" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/155/width/380/height/380/9859_Study_Abroad_-_Machu_Picchu_-_1970s.rev.1657315808.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1025" data-max-h="1025" loading="lazy"/> </picture> <div class="beloiters-photo_caption"> Many alumni fondly remember <a href="/live/news/2704-the-beloit-plan-a-unique-experiment">the Beloit Plan and its required Field Term</a> that sent students off campus and around the world. This Beloit group is at the Incan ruins of Machu Picchu, Peru, circa 1970s. </div></div></section>

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