- Tuesday, August 21, 2012
This week Beloit College welcomed 313 first-year students – 33 of which are international – and another 54 transfer and exchange students who will begin classes on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
- Monday, August 20, 2012
On Tuesday, Aug. 28, Beloit College will welcome 59 area high school students from southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois as Porter Scholars. It is the largest class of its kind in the program’s approximately 50-year history.
- Monday, August 13, 2012
A recent report commissioned by the Annapolis Group suggests that liberal arts colleges are the best in the higher education business at providing their graduates with a relevant and rewarding educational experience.
- Thursday, August 9, 2012
Assistant Professor of Economics Josh Hall was recently named a co-editor for economics for the Journal of Economics and Finance Education.
- Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Beloit College will present a special exhibition of the lithographs of American artist George Bellows from Sept. 13 – Nov. 11 at the Wright Museum of Art. An opening reception is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 6:30 p.m., followed by a lecture at 7 p.m. by distinguished New York art dealer and Bellows expert Franklin Riehlman.
- Thursday, July 26, 2012
The Beloit Public Health Initiative (BPHI) has received a $1,000 grant from the Stateline Community Foundation to continue its work in the upcoming academic year. The initiative is dedicated to raising awareness and reducing sexually transmitted infections in Beloit and Rock County.
- Thursday, July 19, 2012
The Stateline Community Foundation recently awarded Beloit College’s Office of Summer Programs $1,200 to support the participation of three local high school students in the Summer Fields program running now through July 27. The funds come from the foundation’s Community Needs Grant Program.
- Friday, July 13, 2012
Beloit College is known for drawing international students, but on Friday, July 13, it welcomed an unexpected overseas guest.
- Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Former state legislator Dan Schooff will join Beloit College on July 9 as senior director of corporate relations, a new position.
- Friday, June 22, 2012
Pablo Toral, associate professor of international relations, was recently interviewed by The Latin American Advisor regarding the economic ties of Spain and Latin America.
- Wednesday, June 20, 2012
The Beloit College community today is remembering and mourning the loss of one of its own—Dan Shea, an anthropology professor at the college since 1968. Shea passed away after a fall on Tuesday night, June 19, in Chile.
- Monday, June 18, 2012
The Wright Museum of Art has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the assessment of its collection of oil paintings. Two senior painting conservators, David Marquis and Joan Gorman from the Midwest Art Conservation Center in Minneapolis, Minn., will conduct the review on campus from July 16 through July 20.