- Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The depiction of children in contemporary Spanish film is the subject of a forthcoming book Associate Professor of Spanish Amy Tibbitts is writing.
- Wednesday, February 19, 2014
What do Beloit athletes and the Olympic athletes currently competing in Sochi have in common?
- 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).
- 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.
Political science professor calls for transparency, debate on the use of drones for targeted killingThursday, January 23, 2014
The public doesn’t know how many drone strikes have been carried out on behalf of the United States or how many civilians have been killed.
- Thursday, January 23, 2014
When he’s not teaching at Beloit, Professor of Psychology and Legal Studies Larry White spends some of his time consulting with attorneys and appearing as an expert witness. He has consulted on more than 200 criminal cases in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois, and he has presented testimony on more than 40 occasions.
- Friday, December 20, 2013
The work of composer Ludwig van Beethoven and writer Leo Tolstoy will be explored in two spring semester courses, resulting in a symposium featuring presentations and a performance.
- Friday, December 6, 2013
The acclaimed Haitian writer Marie-Célie Agnant is the topic of a recently published essay by Scott Lyngaas, associate professor of modern languages and literatures and associate dean of the college.
- Tuesday, December 3, 2013
“I think there can be a misconception about philosophy, that it’s not about questions that matter to our lives,” said Associate Professor of Philosophy Matt Tedesco. In a new video, he posits that that sentiment couldn’t be further from the truth, using pop culture as a frame of reference.
- Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Britt Scharringhausen, associate professor of physics and astronomy, and her students are getting to experience Saturn in a completely unique way.
- Thursday, October 31, 2013
From consulting for NGOs to investigating crime scenes, anthropologists do a lot of work that many people don’t even know about, according to Associate Anthropology Professor Jennifer Esperanza.
- Thursday, October 17, 2013
Philosophy, psychology and computer science may not seem like they have a lot in common, but one relatively new course has fused them together to create a hands-on, interdisciplinary experience that resulted in an intelligent robot revolution.