Student Reviews the Film Sinister

| Movie Review, Student Work

In Sinister, we follow true-crime novelist Ellison (Ethan Hawke), who is desperate to relive his 15 minutes of fame that came and went after he wrote a best-selling book called Kentucky Blood. Hot on the trail of an unsolved crime that he believes could be his next big book, Ellison makes the unwise choice of […]

Friday Night Spent Playing Laser Tag

| Student Services

The students of Beacon College headed out for pizza, putt-putt golf, and laser tag last Friday night. After arriving at Glow in One Golf in Leesburg,everyone filled up on pepperoni and cheese pizza before playing enough laser tag to burn off all those calories. A few students opted to play Putt-Putt golf, and several students […]

Guest Speakers Enlighten Personal Development Class

| Guest Speaker, Student Perspective

For his Personal Development course, Dr. Perrone invited a couple of guest speakers into the classroom during the month of February. Traci Brosman, who is the co-founder of World Wellness Education and the host for the Lake County TV channel, visited and did such a great job that she was asked if she could return […]

Science Group Excels!

| Peer Mentoring

         In the Fall 2012 semester, Ms. Jennie Friedman, then a Biology student, decided to start a study group for Dr. Stowe’s Introduction to Life Sciences Course. Under the guidance of Learning Specialist Ms. Laurie Staiger, she has built this group to be quite a help to fellow students. Many students have a phobia […]

Student Review of Die Hard 5

| Movie Review, Student Perspective

          Why would anyone make a film if they clearly don’t care about what they are making? I guess maybe if the money is good enough….but still??? Why do that with such a beloved franchise as Die Hard and why with such a respected American hero as John McClane? This character deserves better than […]