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Speaker invited by Young Americans for Freedom sparks controversy

The appearance of political philosopher Harvey C. Mansfield, Jr. at Beloit College on Friday, April 6, stirred controversy among Beloit students who object to Dr. Mansfield’s views regarding gender and sexuality. Mansfield, 86, is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Government at Harvard University,

Students explore issues around immigration at El Paso

Tired but excited, students arrived in El Paso, Texas on Monday, March 12 after hours of travel that began that morning at the Outdoor and Environmental Club parking lot. The group, consisting of 12 Beloit College students, would be spending five days working with an

Beloit College hosts 15th annual Duffy Spring Colloquium

On Thurs, March 22, alumni, staff and students gathered in Wilson Theater on the Beloit College campus for the 15th annual Duffy Spring Colloquium. The Beloit College Duffy Community Partnerships were founded in 2003 by the philanthropist James Duffy’49. Carol Wickersham, the director of the

Ho-Chunk Nation to begin construction on casino

The Ho-Chunk nation hopes to begin construction on a large casino and waterpark complex in the city of Beloit in 2020. The plans have been discussed in the Ho-Chunk community for over a decade, but leaders have recently started to go through legal proceedings to

Trump praises Xi Jinping’s move to end term limits

Behind closed doors, President Donald Trump congratulated and praised China’s President, Xi Jinping, for moving to end term limits. President Xi Jinping changed the country’s constitution to effectively allow him to be president for life. The closed-door remarks came from his Mar-a-Lago golf club on