• Beloit College names Vice President for Enrollment

    Monday, March 10, 2014

    Robert Mirabile has been named the new vice president for enrollment at Beloit College. Mirabile, who will assume his new role in May, comes to Beloit from Drexel University in Philadelphia, where he has served as assistant vice president for enrollment analytics since 2010.

  • French film festival to kick off March 21

    Thursday, March 6, 2014

    From dramas to animation to romance, five French language films will be shown during Beloit College’s annual Tournées Festival running Fridays from March 21 – April 18. Each film will start at 7 p.m. and take place in Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall. The screenings are free and open to the public.

  • “Incarceration Epidemic” panelists preview upcoming event

    Tuesday, February 25, 2014

    Panelists participating in Wednesday’s (Feb. 26) “Incarceration Epidemic: Crisis in Wisconsin” event were interviewed on WCLO’s Your Talk Show and in the Beloit Daily News to preview the discussion points.

  • Domestic violence of Americans in Italy subject of new play

    Monday, February 24, 2014

    Beloit College’s first play of 2014 will debut on Thursday (Feb. 27) with Plan B. Running through Sunday (March 2), the play tells the true stories of six American expatriates living in Italy who suffered from domestic violence.

  • What do Buccaneers and Olympians have in common?

    Wednesday, February 19, 2014

    What do Beloit athletes and the Olympic athletes currently competing in Sochi have in common?

  • How Wisconsin played a role in 19th-century literature, psychology, philosophy

    Wednesday, February 12, 2014

    In the latest installment of the “Lunchbox Series,” English Professor Shawn Gillen argued that a bitter family drama in Wisconsin influenced the work of literary figure Henry James (1843-1916) and “father of American psychology” William James (1842-1910).

  • Upcoming panel will explore how to reduce Wisconsin’s high incarceration rate

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014

    The overpopulation of Wisconsin prison and jails will be the topic of an upcoming panel discussion on Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. in Wilson Theatre, Mayer Hall. “Incarceration Epidemic: Crisis in Wisconsin” is free and open to the public.

  • Beloit College board of trustees approves tenure for eight faculty members

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014

    The Beloit College board of trustees approved the tenure and promotion of eight faculty members during its spring meeting held in early February.

  • ASIANetwork awards professor, students grant to study in Vietnam

    Thursday, February 6, 2014

    ASIANetwork has awarded Assistant Professor of Economics Diep Phan and four students a $24,595 student-faculty fellow grant to conduct research in Vietnam this summer. ASIANetwork is a consortium of more than 170 North American colleges that strives to strengthen the role of Asian studies within the framework of liberal arts education.

  • Course teaches students how to run a dance company

    Wednesday, February 5, 2014

    An April 6 dance performance at Chicago’s Ruth Page Center for the Arts is the end goal for students enrolled in the Repertory Dance Company, a Labs Across the Curriculum course led by Adjunct Assistant Professor of Dance Gina T’ai.

  • Beloit College lends interns, venues, music to 2014 Beloit International Film Festival

    Tuesday, February 4, 2014

    From hospitality and research to social media and photography, the 2014 Beloit International Film Festival is using a variety of Beloit College interns to assist in this year’s event running Friday, Feb. 14 – Sunday, Feb. 23.

  • Forest canopy explorer to receive 2014 Roy Chapman Andrews Society Award

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

    Meg Lowman, the world's leading forest canopy explorer, has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 Roy Chapman Andrews Society’s Distinguished Explorer Award. Lowman will discuss her research and discoveries regarding forest ecosystems and biodiversity during an award presentation scheduled for Friday, April 11 at 4:30 p.m. in Eaton Chapel on the Beloit College campus. Her talk is titled "It's a Jungle Up There: How Canopy Exploration is Conserving Global Forests."


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