Getting Accepted into Pi Phi Psi by Carly Eisenstein

I was a little nervous at first because I thought I wasn’t going to get accepted into the sorority. After I got a letter saying that I was accepted into Pi Phi Psi, I was really happy and excited. It took a lot of hard work to get accepted into the sorority. All of that […]

Girls’ Night by Carly Eisenstein

I had fun at girls’ night on Friday the 21st. The time that girls’ night started was at 6:00 pm and it took place in the Lake Square Mall and at Friendly’s. The people who were there are Kristen, Hannah, Katie, Katelin, EB, Marissa, Ashley Fogg, Ashley C., Andrea, Blair, Angel, Julie, Kelly Hickman, Sandi […]

Beacon College Organizations and Clubs Fair by Katie West

The event that I am writing about, the Beacon College Organizations and Clubs Fair, took place on Friday, January 28th. The clubs and organizations that were there were Cheerleading, Domestic Abuse Stops Here, Theater Goers Club, Walking Club, Improv Club, Art Club, Adventure Club, Fishing Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Beacon Buzz/Writing Center, Role-Playing Club, […]

Coffee Talk by Dustin Opper

On January 27, 2011, Ms. Le, Mr. Braden Walter, and I (Dustin Opper) had a lovely lunch with the newest member of our faculty-to-date, Ms. DuRoss. During our exciting culinary voyage, we initiated a discussion about the intricacies of Chicago-style formatting necessary for her upper-level history class. However, the lunch was not all instructional; when […]

Camping Trip by Samantha Healy

The event that I attended was the camping trip. It took place this past weekend, January 21-23. The people that were at this event were Rebecca, Mel, Carolyn, Cass, Dustin, James, Chase, Braden, Khiry, David Roberts, Ray, Alex Sweet, Ray, Maria, and Maria‚Äôs sons and dog. The weekend started out great and everyone was having […]

Peace River Trip by Katie West

The event that I am writing about took place Friday, January 21- Sunday, January 23. It took place along Peace River. The people who were there were Braden, Dustin, Khiry, James, Chase, Mel, Katie, Sam, Rebecca, Ray, David, Carolyn, Cassandra, Eric, Maria, her two son’s John and Jerry, and Meli the dog. We went canoeing […]

Meet Peer Writing Consultant and Beacon Buzz Student Journalist: Braden Walter

My name is Braden Walter. I am from Ft. Wayne, Indiana. I am a junior and majoring in Human Services with a minor in History. After I graduate, I would like to become a high school history teacher. One interesting fact about me that you may not know is that I enjoy going camping. I […]

Night of Songs

Music filled the Writing Center last night, during our Night of Songs workshop. Dominguez Rodriguez, Heather Reed, Gabriel Drevon, Dustin Opper, Braden Walter, EB Newlon, and Sean Marley shared their some of their favorite songs and discussed why these particular lyrics were meaningful to them. These were the songs that were shared: Dominguez Rodriguez– “I […]

Meet Beacon Buzz Student Journalist: Nathan Judge

My name is Nathan Judge and I am from Chicago, Illinois. I am studying Human Services at Beacon College with a minor in Psychology. I am currently a second-semester sophomore. After Beacon, I would like to start working either at a daycare center or taking care of the elderly at a retirement home. One interesting […]