Old beige dial phone

Phone home and everywhere else

As August draws to a close, a telephonic transformation is taking place across the campus.

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International students learn the rules for a race-against-time scavenger hunty in the library

15 minutes to discover everything

Teams of new international students tested their discovery skills as they raced through all the floors of the library ina timed scavenger hunt. The reward for success — candy, lots of candy!

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Ready for a night of Fortnite?

Grab your pickaxe and get started

A night of Fortnite is about to begin for prospective students visiting Beloit.

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Indiana Jones objects

The Archivist and Indiana Jones

Adventures and discoveries don’t always require a trip to a far-off location. A visit to the College Archives on the lower level of the Morse Library can make anyone an intrepid explorer.

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A commencement ceremony in the Marvin Field House, circa 1950.

Fridays With Fred: Commencement Throughout The Years

Take a look back at Commencement over the years, with excerpts from past speeches.

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Cover of the 60th Anniversary issue of The Round Table from 1907.

Fridays With Fred: The Round Table

Old editions of the Round Table, Beloit College’s newspaper, offer an interesting look into past Beloit culture.

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A close up on Edward Strong Merrill as he wins his race at the I.C.A.A. Track Meet in Chicago circa 1901.

Fridays with Fred: Best All-Around Athlete in the West

Athletics, 1900’s style.

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Athletic Hall of Honor 1963 Annual Banquet Pamphlet

Fridays with Fred: The Founding of the Beloit College Athletic Hall of Honor

The story of the foundation of the Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Formal photo circa 1940s.

Fridays with Fred: Let’s Dance

The Dancing history here at Beloit College. I bet you didn’t even know it had a history.

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Beloit College Veteran housing for family.

Fridays with Fred: Postwar Campus Housing Riddle

Fred Burwell ’86 answers the riddle of how the campus accommodated an influx of students post- WWII.

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