Beloit Daily News covers inauguration of Scott Bierman '77

The Beloit Daily News covers the Sept. 25, 2009, inauguration of H. Scott Bierman ’77 as the 11th president of Beloit College. Bierman, a Bates trustee, tells the audience that “the best colleges rest on the backs of students, faculty, staff and alumni.” The story notes that Bierman “invoked the college’s rich history, downplaying his own role as president.” View video of Bierman’s inaugural address, and view story from Beloit Daily News, Sept. 26, 2009.

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