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Summer Faces: The Student Workers of Beacon Profile Series

August 20, 2014

Carl Casimir Profile Carl Casimir has become a staple of the IT department during the summers. Since many people are not on campus during these months, it would be easy to overlook just how important Carl’s help has been. This is a time that is actually critical for IT as they complete work around campus […]

Beacon Experiences Shared on Talk Back Florida

August 11, 2014

On Saturday, August 9th, Beacon College was privileged to have several representatives of the College participate in the radio broadcast “Talk Back Florida” with Lynn Marvin Dingfelder. There were several segments of the show, each focusing on different aspects of the College as well as general higher education options for students with learning disabilities or […]

Summer Faces: The Student Workers of Beacon Profile Series

August 6, 2014

Heather Reed Profile Heather Reed, a native of Pennsylvania and a 2014 graduate of Beacon with a bachelor’s degree in CIS: Web & Digital Media is putting her skills to use in the Communications department at Beacon College as Communications Intern.   Heather was a work-study student during the 2013-2014 academic year, working with the […]

Summer Faces: The Student Workers of Beacon Profile Series

August 1, 2014

Michael Huey Profile Unlike the vast majority of the Beacon College community population, Michael Huey is actually a Leesburg native. He’s lived in the small city all his life, which he admits has both benefits and negatives as he works toward earning his degree in Liberal Studies from Beacon. Michael is well known in the […]

Presentations from ADDA Conference

July 28, 2014

Beacon College was pleased to participate in ADDA’s 25th Anniversary International Adult AD/HD Conference, offering several sessions at their ADHD Goes to College Preconference. Representatives from the Office of Admissions provided presentations on various topics associated with attending college as a student with ADHD. PowerPoint slides from select presentations may be found here: ADDA College […]

Meet the ADDA Preconference Student Panelists

July 23, 2014

Beacon College is proud to be offering several pre-conference sessions at ADDA’s 15th International Adult AD/HD Conference. In one of these, a panel of current Beacon students and recent graduates will be candidly discussing their experiences navigating the undergraduate environment as people with ADHD. Learn a little more about our student panelists:       […]

Generous Donation from Villages Residents Benefits Beacon

July 9, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Stan Leonard, residents of The Villages for about six years, generously donated an electric GEM golf cart to Beacon College for use in transporting students and visitors around campus. They officially turned the keys of the vehicle over to the College last month. The Leonards are the owners of Leonard Truck & […]

Summer Faces: The Student Workers of Beacon Profile Series

July 3, 2014

Jack Callahan Profile Recent Beacon graduate Jack Callahan is the newest member of the Admissions team, just beginning a yearlong internship commitment. Jack is not new to the field, however, having worked as a Student Ambassador for Admissions this past academic year, providing group tours to open house visitors. His team was the first to […]

Dr. Nesbitt’s London Travelogue

July 1, 2014

Read about the 2014 travel abroad trip to London, England through the eyes of English Professor Dr. Nesbitt: Read Part I Here Read Part II Here Read Part III Here Read Part IV Here  View the trip in images: [Show as slideshow] 12345►

London Travelogue: Part IV

June 30, 2014

6/10 Tuesday Day Eight   Up at 7. Breakfast. Latte at Love In a Cup since I haven’t been there yet. We leave tomorrow, and I don’t know that I will have another opportunity. Very narrow place. The guy is Australian and very friendly, asks where I am from, where he should vacation in Florida […]

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