- Friday, January 9, 2015
Regina Hendrix, a Beloit native dedicated to serving students and community, will deliver the 11th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Convocation address on Monday, Jan. 19, at Beloit College. The Beloit City Councilor and Beloit College staff member will deliver a talk titled “A Dream Deferred?” at the 4:15 p.m. event in the college’s Eaton Chapel (700 College Street). The event is free and open to the public.
- Thursday, December 18, 2014
In its 2015 rankings of the country’s “Best College Values,” Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine has once again called out Beloit College for delivering “a quality education at an affordable price.” In the rankings out this week, Beloit appears alongside the University of Notre Dame, the University of Michigan, and the University of Chicago on a top 25 list of Midwestern colleges and universities.
- Thursday, December 11, 2014
With input from friends, classmates, and family members, Beloit College has established the Luke Somers Memorial Fund to honor alumnus Luke Somers’08 and his work, and to help assure that his legacy and example endures and inspires future students.
- Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Beloit College is planning to hold a remembrance event on Sunday, Dec. 14, for Luke Somers, an alumnus killed in Yemen. According to press reports, Somers, a member of the class of 2008 (B.A. in Creative Writing), was killed during a rescue attempt over the weekend. He had been in Yemen working as a freelance journalist and photographer when he was kidnapped in September 2013.
- Saturday, December 6, 2014
- Thursday, November 13, 2014
A gift from the estate of the former trustee and lifelong art collector will endow a chair in art history.
- Tuesday, November 11, 2014
- Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Beloit College, seeking to enhance student experience and the downtown Beloit riverfront, is partnering with Studio Gang Architects to reimagine a decommissioned coal-burning power plant as a sustainable, lively space for student interaction, health, and well-being.
- Thursday, October 30, 2014
- Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Beloit College will hold its third annual Family Discovery Night on Friday, Oct. 24. This free, public event allows community members of all ages to learn more about science through hands-on activities at two locations on the Beloit College campus: the Logan Museum of Anthropology and the Center for the Sciences.
- Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Beloit College today announced that it is now offering students a way to beat the rising cost of college tuition by joining Private College 529 PlanSM, a pre-paid tuition savings plan that allows participating families to lock in today’s tuition rates for future use.
- Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Last week, a group of 23 students from as close as Wisconsin to as far away as Louisiana and Los Angeles arrived at Beloit College. Most of them are among the first in their families to attend college. To assist them in their early endeavors at the college, Beloit offers a federally-funded program --and a collection of staff, faculty, and upperclassmen-- intent on helping them get a strong start.