Salutatorian Discovered ADHD As Adult

Daniel Bordenkircher

Daniel Bordenkircher, Beacon College Class of 2015 Human Services & Psychology graduate and class salutatorian, traveled a unique path to academic success. Dan has been a resident of Leesburg for more than 30 years and, while he was aware of Beacon’s mission, he never considered it an option for his own college education, until he […]

Beacon Alums Reunite

Alumni Reunion

On Saturday, April 18th, in a weekend full of firsts, Beacon College held its first official Alumni Reunion on campus, providing another exciting moment in the College’s history. Beacon alumni were given an opportunity to reconnect with one another and meet new people; tour the changed campus; participate in career workshops; listen to guest speaker, […]

Beacon Grads Find Fulfillment as AmeriCorps Volunteers

Beacon Alumni Alex Joins Americorp

As the Class of 2015 prepares to graduate, soon-to-be alums consider where their predecessors have found success beyond Beacon. One place that Beacon alumni have found fulfillment is in the AmeriCorps program. During the 2013-2014 academic year, Career Development instructor Kelly Rogers introduced her graduating students to AmeriCorps. Established in 1994, the AmeriCorps program is […]

Beacon Students Get Ready to Experience Campus Arts Festival

Beacon Art

March 18, 2015 For the first time ever, Beacon College is holding an Arts Festival that is open to the public. It will begin on April 16th with day time activities geared toward local high school students and an evening reception intended for the College community to celebrate the opening of the Beacon student art […]

Beacon Experiences Shared on Talk Back Florida

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

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

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 […]