Beacon College to Celebrate First Founders Day

| Beacon News

Beacon College is celebrating 25 years of academic excellence in the arena of higher education for students with learning disabilities and ADHD. Since its founding, the College has remained true to the singular mission established by a pioneering group of parents who believed that, with the appropriate focus and resources, students with learning differences could […]

Shire Grant Furthers Beacon College Teacher Training Program

| Beacon News

Beacon College has received a grant of $30,000 from the Shire Foundation to continue funding of its successful Education for Educators program, now about to enter its third year. The College has completed outreach in the community to promote an understanding of learning disabilities, ADHD, and other associated learning differences through interactive workshops designed for […]

Beacon College's Peer Tutor Program Proving a Success

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As the 2013-2014 academic year comes to a close, we must recognize a group of students that are instrumental in ensuring the academic success of their classmates- the peer tutors. These dedicated students must achieve a high GPA, have the commitment to undergo intensive training, and be able to maintain their patience to assist others […]

Resnick Founders' Room Opens Its Doors

| Beacon News

With 2014 marking 25 years of Beacon College educating students with ADHD and learning disabilities, the Beacon College Library is proud to be the home of the Resnick Founders’ Room as an exhibition of the College’s history. The room, which occupies a former storage area in the rear of the library, houses a collection of […]

Inaugural Address

| Beacon News

George J. Hagerty was installed as the third President of Beacon College on February 21, 2014, coinciding roughly with the College’s 25th anniversary.  In his inaugural address, Dr. Hagerty Reflected on Beacon College’s extraordinary history and track record Talked about the specific challenges faced in providing a rich undergraduate experience for students who learn differently […]

Beacon Is In The News!

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From The Daily Commercial published: Monday, January 03, 2011 Walter Zielinski, Beacon College’s vice president for institutional advancement, poses with an architectural rendering of the college’s new campus in downtown Leesburg on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2010. Construction is slated to begin soon on the new, three-story facility that will replace a series of old homes […]