Artistic Creations for Wearing

In Van Galyon’s Mixed Media class, students were challenged to create art that could be worn as a display for fellow classmates. There was no limitation to the type of materials or the size of them that could be used for the project, and students were encouraged to use their creativity and individuality, avoiding cliches. […]

Beacon College Featured in USA Today

We’re very pleased to announce that Beacon College was featured in a USA Today article this month.  Please visit http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/10/learning-disability-college-beacon/3913105/for the story.  In this article, Dr. Shelly Chandler explained the mission of the College and the necessity for such an institution to be available to serve the unique needs of our population. She expressed an […]

Guest Editing for International Botany Journal

Dr. Kirk Stowe is our professor of biology here at Beacon College.  In addition to being a full-time editor for the International Journal of Modern Botany, he recently completed guest editing a special issue for the journal.  The topic of the special issue was the tolerance of plants to herbivore damage, which refers to the […]