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“A World of Difference” Earns Gold in Global Anthem Awards

February 1, 2024

Beacon College’s monthly PBS show “A World of Difference: Embracing Neurodiversity” scored gold (and silver) in the 3rd Annual Anthem Awards.

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“A World of Difference” TV Show Renewed on PBS’s WUCF for Season Four

August 30, 2023

Ready on the set. After a successful maiden season on WUCF TV, the Orlando PBS member station and Beacon College – the first accredited baccalaureate institution in the nation for neurodivergent students – have renewed their partnership to air another season of the college’s award-winning television series, “A World of Difference: Embracing Neurodiversity.

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Beacon College’s ‘A World of Difference: Embracing Neurodiversity’ Television Show Recognized with Two Prestigious Telly Awards

June 2, 2023

By Mary Wymer For the second consecutive year, Beacon College’s television show “A World of Difference: Embracing Neurodiversity” was saluted for excellence with multiple prizes in The Telly Awards.

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Beacon College’s “A World of Difference” Goes Big On New Cable Home

October 27, 2021

After an award-winning inaugural season on public access TV, what could Beacon College’s neurodiversity television show “A World of Difference” do in season two for an encore?

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Beacon Adds To The Trophy Case With Wins In Two Florida Communications Contests

August 27, 2021

The Beacon Office of College Communications in August continued its run of racking up industry awards by winning three accolades in two public relations contests.

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Beacon Student Reps Beacon on TV

November 1, 2019

Beacon College sophomore Ryan Stauffer promoted the Beacon College experience during his September star turn on “Power Talks with Dr.

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Parent Shaming: Why It Hurts So Bad and Can’t Be Avoided

July 2, 2019

Beacon College psychotherapist and assistant professor Dr.

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College Depression and Anxiety Are Serious — Here’s How to Help Yourself or a Friend

July 2, 2019

Beacon College psychologist and assistant professor Dr.

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How Often Should I Run Lose Belly Fat

July 2, 2019

Beacon College fitness director Steven McDaniels explains how often you need to slip on your Nikes and hit the road to drop those pounds camouflaging your six-pack in this Colleen Travers’ POPSUGAR article, “How Often Should I Run To Lose Belly Fat.

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Beacon College Workforce Advocates Appear on NPR Affiliate

June 18, 2019

Matt Peddie, assistant news director at Orlando’s NPR affiliate 90.


Beacon Psychology Professor Quoted in New Book on Hate Crimes

January 30, 2019

In a recent report, the Southern Poverty Law Center, which tracks American hate groups — found the number of hate groups active nationally rose by four percent in 2017, up to 954 from 917 in 2016.

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Aretha Franklin is the Queen of Soul — She is the Queen

August 15, 2018

Beacon College English professor and music critic Dr.