Masters of the Masterpiece: Senior Artists Wow in ‘Big Reveal’ Exhibit

| Arts, Beacon News

Two Beacon seniors showcased their art bona fides in April with their senior portfolios during an exhibition at the Kristin Michelle Mason Art Gallery at Beacon College. In his exhibition, titled “Sentiment,” Anthony Manzano-Lee presented 10 disparate works, while Emily Marra showed off her artistic chops with “Undiscovered Changes,” an exhibition of 17 pieces.

Jeff Baird, Director Of Safety At Beacon College, Talks Disaster Medicine, Adapting To The Pandemic And The Lessons COVID Taught Us

| Beacon News

Jeff Baird, director of safety at Beacon College, knows a thing or two about disaster preparedness. Before arriving at the college in 2020, a decision brought about by a desire to be closer to family — and the sun — Baird spent nearly 30 years of his career overseeing emergency management and safety operations at various colleges in the Northeast.

Opportunity Knocks at Beacon’s Career Week

| Beacon News, Career Development

The Beacon College Career Center is pleased to announce Career Week 2022 which will be held the week of April 4 through April 8.  This year’s event features an array of events including a Job Fair, guest speakers in a variety of fields, a career fashion show, and an ice cream social. The Job Fair will include a dozen employers who will be present to talk to students about opportunities at their organizations.

Beacon College TV Show Earns Notice in Global Anthem Awards Competition

| Beacon News
Anthem Awards Bronze Award

Beacon College’s neurodiversity-focused television show “A World of Difference” earned a Bronze Award for Best Strategy, Health in February in the inaugural Anthem Awards. The Anthem Awards was launched as a response the growing push activism aimed at social good resonant in the national conversation and cultural zeitgeist.

Beacon College Professor and Student Return from Research Trip to Nepal

| Beacon News
Decorated elephant in Nepal

They hiked the jungles of Nepal and went on safari, where they saw a tiger, a jackal, a rhino, and multitudes of other species. But that was just a fraction of what anthrozoology instructor, Dr. Michelle Szydlowski, and Annabel DeSmet, a senior interested in animal husbandry and cross-cultural research, did during their trip to the Terai, a tropical region on the plain bordering the Indian-Nepalese border.