Browse By

Category Archives: News

Uber forced to deal with aggressive workplace culture

The popular ride sharing company Uber has come under intense scrutiny in recent weeks, most recently for a string of concerns and accusations about the company’s workplace culture. Uber, which has been valued at nearly $70 billion and operates in more than 70 countries, promotes an

Diane Hendricks opens CareerTek, previews new YMCA

Diane Hendricks, the chairperson of ABC Supply and a trustee of Beloit College, was on hand Thursday to celebrate the opening of Hendricks CareerTek, a youth career development center aimed at assisting local children find the right career path with the help of local Beloit

Trustee Jorge Galante dies at 82

Beloit College trustee Dr. Jorge O. Galante, who was a revolutionary in the field of joint replacement, passed away on Thu, Feb. 9 at the age of 82. Dr. Galante had served on Beloit’s board of trustees since 1997, and had become a life trustee

Students, staff voice anger following controversial tenure denial

Update: This story has been updated to include comments from Provost Ann Davies, who was regrettably not asked for comment before the story went to print. Beloit College announced early last week that chemistry professor Kevin Braun’99 was denied tenure. He was the only professor

Documents show physical evidence behind hate crime hoax arrest

A series of documents obtained by The Round Table have revealed the physical evidence that lead to the recent arrest of Michael Tyler Kee’19 for an incident involving Islamophobic graffiti on the Beloit College campus. In an affidavit submitted by Detective Amber Davies of the Beloit Police Department,

Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder withdraws from consideration

Andrew Puzder, the chief executive of the fast-food chain CKE Restaurants, withdrew his nomination to be President Donald Trump’s labor secretary on Wednesday as opposition to his confirmation swelled in recent days. “The simple truth is that given his relationship to employees at the companies he

Flynn resigns as National Security Adviser

Michael T. Flynn, the national security adviser under President Donald Trump, resigned on Monday night after it was revealed that he had misled Vice President Mike Pence and a number of other top White House officials about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the U.S.