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“Be All In” Fundraising Campaign for Beloit College Begins

From Friday, Feb. 7 through Saturday, Feb. 8, the Winter Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Beloit College was held throughout campus and inside the newly opened Powerhouse. According to the Winter 2020 Meeting Board Book, posted by Executive Administrative Assistant Erica Daniels and

Powerhouse Officially Opens Doors

After nearly six years of planning, construction, and anticipation, the Powerhouse finally and officially opened its doors to Beloiters this week. On the afternoon of Thursday, Feb. 6, students gathered in the Aldrich field to walk across the pedestrian bridge and into the brand new

Climate Scientist Speaks in New Weissberg Auditorium

On the afternoon of Friday, Feb. 7, the Weissberg Auditorium inside of the newly opened Powerhouse (covered elsewhere in this issue of the Round Table) filled to the brim with Beloit College students, faculty and donors for its inaugural public speaker event. Dr. Maureen Raymo

Key Card Issues First Week Back on Campus

As some Round Table readers may already have experienced, certain building access key cards have been subject to occasional malfunctioning since the beginning of the semester. Although at first this inconvenience may have seemed like a ruthless curse from the gods and spirits, Ryan Schamp,

Australia is on Fire

This winter break the island continent of Australia has faced perhaps its worst year in modern memory regarding wildfires. What started off as an early start to wildfire season quickly became a global disaster with unprecedented destruction. According to Create Digital, an Australian news source,

Beloit College Celebrates 174th Birthday

Beloit College honored its 174th birthday with a celebration in the atrium of the Sanger Center for the Sciences on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from noon to 2 p.m. Over 300 students, faculty, and staff filled the first and second floors of the Science Center for

Powerhouse to Open This Week

The Powerhouse is finally powering up. After clearing some of the final hurdles, Beloit College’s $38 million project is finally due to open its doors for regular hours next Monday, Feb. 10. This comes as the latest in a series of final deadlines that Beloit

SAAC promotes sixth annual Midwest Conference canned food drive

Beloit College’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is promoting the Sixth Annual Midwest Conference Canned Food Challenge. The group has been collecting non-perishable food and monetary donations for Caritas Food Pantry in Beloit, beginning  on October 16 and continuing until November 19.  Beloit College is