January 14, 2020

Staples Cannot Deter Beloiters

Some readers may have noticed a fundraising envelope inserted into the last issue of our magazine.
  • Gift box with a staple remover for Beloiters who returned a gift envelope.
    Frances Klaverkamp’16

Because of a snafu at the printer, some of those envelopes were mistakenly stapled right through the spine of the publication. But the staple was no match for the Beloiters who apparently disassembled their magazines to retrieve the envelopes, which they sent in with their gifts—staple holes serving as evidence of their determination.

For their efforts, Frances Klaverkamp’16, who works in the college’s Development Office, sent them a gift box with a handwritten thank you note and what else? A staple remover.


Also In This Issue

  • A cannabis leaf made up of illustrations from a dollar bill, demonstrating the connection between cannabis and commerce.

    The Complexity and Promise of Legal Cannabis

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  • Cover of Beloved by Toni Morrison.

    Reflecting on Toni Morrison’s Legacy

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  • Tamir Ardon and Dan Greeney, Producer and Writer of the Film “Framing John Delorean”, in El Segundo, Calif.

    All Roads Lead to the Delorean

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  • Poet Marilyn Chin will be the 30th writer of distinction to hold the Mackey Chair.

    30 Years of the Mackey Writers’ Program

    more

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