At UC Berkeley, Aaron Joiner’12 is doing important research on the protein structures implicated in two neurodegenerative diseases, including ALS. His commitment to that work and to helping younger scientists of color feel at home in his field attracted a major honor from Beloit last fall.
2023’s Giving Day reaches goal, includes unconventional challenges.
Beloit’s former Provost brings decades of experience and a track record of innovation to the post.
The men’s and women’s track and field teams extended their record-breaking seasons to dominate at the Midwest Conference Track and Field Championships, hosted this year by Grinnell College in mid-May.
Beloit’s 2023 baseball team ends a season for the record books.
In May, the college’s Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Trustees Erica Daniels was honored for her professional achievements and community service with the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Rock County (Wis.).
When Provost and Dean of the College Eric Boynton was named Scott Bierman’s successor as college president, Beloit was in need of a new provost, the college’s chief academic officer.
Two faculty members and one staff member received teaching and advising awards during April’s faculty and staff recognition ceremony. Held in Moore Lounge in Pearsons, the ceremony also celebrated faculty and staff retirements.
Ninth College President Victor E. Ferrall, Jr., a longtime woodworker and artist, recently donated a collection of his work called “The Fourteen Life Gears” to the college.
In May, Beloit’s Board of Trustees unanimously passed a resolution to award sociology professor Carla Davis a posthumous promotion to full professor.