• Stateline Community Foundation funds Beloit College Public Health Project

    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.

  • Stateline Community Foundation awards college $1,200 grant

    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.

  • A gecko's long journey to Beloit

    Friday, July 13, 2012

    Beloit College is known for drawing international students, but on Friday, July 13, it welcomed an unexpected overseas guest.

  • Former state legislator to join Beloit College

    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.

  • International relations prof quoted in Latin American Advisor

    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.

  • Beloit College mourns loss of 44-year faculty member, Dan Shea

    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.

  • Wright Museum of Art receives $10,000 grant, provides community workshop

    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.

  • Summer pre-college program featured in Education Week

    Thursday, June 7, 2012

    Beloit College’s upcoming three-week summer program for rising high school juniors and seniors was featured in an Education Week article published Tuesday.

  • Junior receives Boren Scholarship to study Mandarin

    Wednesday, May 23, 2012

    Vivian Mitnick of Venice, Calif., was awarded a Boren Scholarship to study Mandarin at Shandong University in China during the 2012-2013 academic year. Mitnick is a junior majoring in Chinese language and culture.

  • Upward Bound receives full funding for five years

    Tuesday, May 22, 2012

    Upward Bound, Beloit College’s pre-college program, has been awarded a five-year, federally funded grant in the amount of approximately $1.7 million from the U.S. Department of Education.

  • ‘What a bright future’: Beloit College’s Class of 2012 receives degrees

    Sunday, May 13, 2012

    Beloit, WI— Hailing from as far away as India, Serbia and Taiwan, and as close as Chicago and Beloit, the 323 members of Beloit College’s class of 2012 received their degrees today in a sunny, outdoor ceremony.  The 162nd commencement exercises took place on the lawn between the college’s iconic administration building, Middle College, and a half-dozen ancient Indian mounds.

  • University of California-Santa Barbara Vice Chancellor to address 162nd graduating class on Sunday, May 13

    Friday, May 11, 2012

    Beloit, Wis.—Approximately 320 graduates are expected to collect their diplomas when Beloit College hosts its 162nd commencement exercises on Sunday, May 13, at 11 a.m.  The commencement address will be delivered by University of California-Santa Barbara Vice Chancellor Michael D. Young, a Beloit alumnus.


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