Singles Awareness Day

| Valentine's Day

      This blog is for the single ladies. Happy Singles Awareness Day!  If you are dreading February fourteenth, simply because it reminds  you that you are alone, STOP; it doesn’t HAVE to be that way.  Instead of drowning your sorrows in chocolate and chick flicks, try  throwing a party! Gather round all ye singletons and […]

My Paramour

| Arts, Student Work, Valentine's Day

My desire and hunger for you grows stronger Like a famished vampire yearning for blood. Day after day I lust for you with primal hunger Like a ravenous lioness ripping out the raw flesh of its prey. Night after night longing for your sensual taste, My desire building like a scorching volcano On the brink […]


| Arts, Student Work, Valentine's Day

Mend these broken wings and let my voice rise up to sing! I’ve been spending way to long hiding in the shadows. I am not a nobody; though it’s all I previously aspired to be. I want the world to see me be free. These shackles have held me down for too long and I […]

Valentine’s Day Advice for the Fellas

| Valentine's Day

This blog is for the fellas. This is just general advice. Every girl and relationship is different and only you and your partner know what you personally like. If you are out of ideas, though, this should hopefully help. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and by now you already have some romantic plan […]

Peer Mentoring at Beacon College

| Peer Mentoring

We were excited to implement a peer mentoring program at Beacon College, starting with the fall 2012 semester, and we have been overwhelmed by the success of it! Below are some key elements of this program:   Peer mentors are student leaders selected by the faculty.  Peer mentors are chosen based on their grade point average […]

Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society

| Honor Society

   With the 2012-2013 academic year, new vitality has been infused into the Beacon College Chapter of the Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society. Beacon College encourages this new enthusiasm surrounding the Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society, a nationally recognized honor and community service society. Our president, Angel Scipio, and vice president, Heather Reed, welcome the 2012-2013 […]

Dr. Bethune Captivates Audience

| Black History Month, Events, Guest Speaker

     In honor of Black History Month, on February 7, Dr. Evelyn Bethune spoke to an audience of Beacon College students, faculty, and staff about the legacy of her grandmother, Mary McLeod Bethune, founder of Bethune-Cookman College. Dr. Bethune told the inspirational story of how her grandmother, the 15th of 17 children and the first […]

Summer Courses

| Course Offerings

It may be hard to believe, but it’s time to start thinking about the summer! There are quite a few good options for summer courses, including both requisites and electives. Brief descriptions for each follow below. Titles of brand new courses have been highlighted in purple. Registration for the optional summer term will take place […]

Life Coaching at Beacon College- Just What is Life Coaching?

| Life Coaching

      A wise man once said, “Life is a series of goals.” Sometimes in life we set out with a plan to achieve a goal and a wholehearted desire to follow it, but for some reason we fall short of reaching our target. In many cases, not only do we fail to reach our goal, […]