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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►

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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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London Travelogue: Part III

June 26, 2014

6/8 Sunday Day Six Up at 7. Breakfast. We have an hour and fifteen minutes at the British Museum, which is probably my favorite of the museums we went to. See the Rosetta Stone. The museum map has various lists with suggestions with what to see based on how much time you have. There is […]

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London Travelogue: Part II

June 25, 2014

6/5 Thursday Day Three I wake up at 5am, but sleep until 5:30. Walk to the Gherkin building, which isn’t too hard to navigate to and from. There is a security guy at the main entrance so I don’t try to walk in, but I walk into a newsstand just so I can say I […]

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London Travelogue: Part I

June 24, 2014

6/2 Monday Day Zero   Forty something people are neither going to have the exact same set of experiences, nor are they going to react the same to the experiences that they do have in common. The idea, then of these entries is to show my experience and my perception of my experience. In some […]

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Beacon’s First Juried Student Art Show: Winners Selected by Artist Dustin Boise

May 1, 2014

On Friday, April 18th, Beacon College hosted the first ever juried student art show. The show was filled with select student artwork, all of which was produced within the past year. Awards were presented for Best of Show, Best 2D, and Best 3D, as well as three honorable mentions, with prizes totaling $500. But who […]

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Beacon Art Professor Work Selected by ISEA

April 29, 2014

Russ Bellamy, Assistant Professor of Art at Beacon College, has recently been notified of his proposal acceptance for presentation at ISEA 2014. ISEA (International Symposium on Electronic Art) is one of the most prestigious international emergent art conferences. It is one of the biggest gatherings in the world to celebrate the use of new media […]

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Academic Discussion Panel: Replacing Superstition with Science

March 17, 2014

On Thursday, February 20th, Beacon held its first ever academic discussion panel! This interactive session was an integral component of the events leading up to the inauguration of Dr. George Hagerty on the 21st of February. The topic of the discussion was “Replacing Superstition with Science,” and members of Academic Affairs- Dr. Andrea Brode, Dr. […]

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New Director of the Writing Center Settling In

January 30, 2014

For the spring semester, Beacon has a new Director of the Writing Center- Mr. Jacob Pinkston. Pinkston originally hails from Illinois, but has most recently spent his years getting his masters in Fairbanks, Alaska and Ecuador, where he was serving with the Peace Corps. The extreme differences in temperature haven’t been a problem for him. […]

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Guest Editing for International Botany Journal

December 9, 2013

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 […]

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