January 14, 2020

Staples Cannot Deter Beloiters

Some readers may have noticed a fundraising envelope inserted into the last issue of our magazine.
  • Gift box with a staple remover for Beloiters who returned a gift envelope.
    Frances Klaverkamp’16

Because of a snafu at the printer, some of those envelopes were mistakenly stapled right through the spine of the publication. But the staple was no match for the Beloiters who apparently disassembled their magazines to retrieve the envelopes, which they sent in with their gifts—staple holes serving as evidence of their determination.

For their efforts, Frances Klaverkamp’16, who works in the college’s Development Office, sent them a gift box with a handwritten thank you note and what else? A staple remover.


Also In This Issue

President Scott Bierman sitting in his office in Middle College.

An Investment in Beloit’s Next 174 Years

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Lu Going’20 promotes WBCR as a staff member of the station.

Grant for Channels, Lunch Buddies, and more news in brief

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The Powerhouse under construction at dusk, lights shining through the building’s windows.

Countdown Clock at Zero for the Powerhouse

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Poet Marilyn Chin will be the 30th writer of distinction to hold the Mackey Chair.

30 Years of the Mackey Writers’ Program

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