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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 & […]

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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 […]

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Open House Brings Record Number of Prospective Students

May 14, 2014

On March 29th, Admissions held a spring Open House, with a record breaking number of people in attendance! There were a number of potential students, and quite a few brought several family members with them, making for a diverse and large group of people.   All visitors found ample opportunity to mill around and visit […]

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Beacon College Hosts Successful Spring Open House

March 24, 2014

Beacon College hosted its first Open House of 2014 on Saturday, February 8th .  Open Houses start at 12 p.m. in the Student Center. This Open House was the first event that our new Dean of Admissions, (Dale Herold), was participating in, and there were some additions to the program. Though it was a rainy […]

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Beacon College Welcomes New Dean of Admissions & Enrollment

January 15, 2014

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dale Herold to the newly created position of Dean of Admissions and Enrollment. Dale brings with her more than 20 years of higher education experience in the field of college admissions, including more than a decade as Vice President for Enrollment Management at Landmark College in Vermont. […]

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Beacon College Featured in USA Today

December 14, 2013

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 […]

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2013 Student Ambassadors Announced

September 5, 2013

The Office of Admissions at Beacon College has created a Student Ambassador Program beginning with the Fall 2013 semester. Applicants had to undergo a rigorous process to be accepted into the program, beginning with completing an application with professional references and ending with a personal interview with members of the admissions team. There were only […]

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March Sunshine & Sweet Tea Day

March 25, 2013

Saturday, March 23rd brought an overcast morning with the palpable threat of rain. Fortunately for our visitors to the Sunshine State, the sun prevailed for the tour and a light was shone on what Beacon College has to offer.  The first hour of the Open House was devoted to wandering, visiting the various booths manned […]

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February Sunshine & Sweet Tea Day

February 26, 2013

Admissions Office Perspective:           On February 2, 2013, the Admissions Office hosted an Open House event, aptly named Sunshine & Sweet Tea Day. The weather cooperated, and there was a great turnout!        The event included an overview/advising session with several representatives from campus (Financial Aid, Academic Affairs, Center for Student Success, Student Services, […]

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