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Beloit College Mindset List of 2013 is released


BELOIT (WKOW) – Beloit College released its yearly Beloit College Mindset List for this year's incoming college freshman as they prepare to arrive on campus this fall.

The list gives insight as to what college will be like for the Class of 2017.

Beloit College has released the list every year since 1998 to show the changing world view of each new college generation.

This year, the list was prepared by Beloit's former Public Affairs Director Ron Nief and Keefer Professor of the Humanities Tom McBride.

Most of the students heading to college this year were born in 1995 and think GM means food that is genetically modified.  To incoming freshmen, a tablet is no longer something you take in the morning and their favorite feature film has always been largely, if not completely, computer generated.

For a complete list, head to

Nief and McBride joined us on 27 News at 5 on Tuesday.

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