- Sunday, May 15, 2016
- Tuesday, May 10, 2016
- Thursday, April 14, 2016
- Friday, April 8, 2016
Through four generous donors, Beloit College students and faculty will have more opportunities for research.
- Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Beloit’s Roy Chapman Andrews Society has selected a renowned zoologist as its Distinguished Explorer for 2016. He is Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, an American called by Time Magazine the “Indiana Jones of Wildlife Conservation.”
- Friday, March 18, 2016
Noted poet, songwriter, activist, and humorist Boots Riley will speak and read from his latest book Tell Homeland Security We Are the Bomb will deliver the 2016 Duffy Lecture at Beloit College. Riley’s appearance will take place on Thursday, April 7, at 8 p.m. in the Wilson Theater of Oscar Mayer Hall on campus. The event is free and open to the public.
- Thursday, March 10, 2016
This year’s Weissberg Week is focused on the rights of children worldwide—but also, very specifically, here in the Stateline area. Susan Bissell, the 2016 Weissberg Chair in International Studies, will deliver her keynote lecture on “The Rights of the Child” at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, in Eaton Chapel. All events during Weissberg Week are free and open to the public.
The Moth founder and writer George Dawes Green to hold 2016 Mackey Chair at Beloit College, bring Storytelling on Stage event to BeloitFriday, February 26, 2016
This spring, poet and novelist George Dawes Green, founder of the oral storytelling sensation, The Moth, will hold the 2016 Lois and Willard Mackey Chair in Creative Writing at Beloit College. During his stay, he will also bring his popular series, and three special guests, to Beloit’s Eaton Chapel for a storytelling event.
- Friday, February 19, 2016
- Friday, February 12, 2016
Lisa D’Amour’s Pulitzer Prize finalist play, Detroit, will make its Beloit College debut in late February. The New York Times called Detroit, “a sharp X-ray of the embattled American psyche as well as a smart, tart critique of the country’s fraying social fabric.”
- Wednesday, February 10, 2016
On Wednesday, Feb. 24, Robert B. Pippin, a philosophy professor at the University of Chicago, will deliver a talk on the relationship between film and philosophy during the 2016 Crom Visiting Professor lecture. Pippin’s talk begins at 7:30 p.m. in Moore Lounge of Pearsons Hall.
- Monday, February 8, 2016
On Thursday, Feb. 11, the Wright Museum of Art will host Dr. Alicia Longwell as she delivers a presentation on a recently restored piece by American painter William Merritt Chase, Untitled Landscape. Longwell’s presentation, “William Merritt Chase in Brooklyn: The Making of the Modern American Landscape, 1885-1890,” will begin at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m., prior to her talk. The event is free and open to the public.