Beacon Club Spotlight: Pride Alliance

Beacon College Pride Alliance began on campus during the fall semester, after a lapse of a few years. Originally initiated on campus in 2010, this organization has received a resurgence due to high student interest.   The Pride Alliance organization is aimed at promoting tolerance on college communities across the nation. Students Shia Byers, Michael […]

Halloween Fun Reaches Beacon Early

Friday night was in full swing for the ‘80s themed Halloween Party. The themed dinner consisted of puking pumpkins, mummy dogs, ghost and ghoul puff pastry casserole, and wormed filled dirt dessert. No one left without a smile on his or her face, even if it was painted on. The tables were creatively decorated with […]

Tai Chi at Beacon College

Students, faculty, and staff join together to learn an ancient form of body movement capable of simultaneously improving focus, relaxing the mind, and strengthening coordination and balance.  Recent research shows that tai Chi is a beneficial practice that can bolster the immune system and dramatically reduce stress. The 24 posture simplified form of tai chi […]

Counselors Offer Alcohol Awareness Training

           Have you ever come in contact with a person whose sole purpose at a party was to get drunk? Have you ever been in a situation where a peer was headed for trouble with alcohol? Maybe you wanted to step in, but didn’t know what to do? Megan Van Lew and I teamed […]

Beacon College Students Skated the Night Away!

Over the long weekend, Beacon College students had several options for fun. On Saturday night, students enjoyed a night of skating, dancing, and socializing at the local skating rink, Skate World. Student Services paid for the event and also supplied cotton candy to all. The rink was exclusive to the 44 attending students, and they […]