News & Events

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College is seeking comments from the public about the institution in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The college will host a... continue reading
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Bethany Hawkwatch will have an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the Marvin G. Meyer Hall of Science and Mathematics on the Bethany... continue reading
Friday, August 8, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College is proud to announce four new inductees into its Athletic Hall of Fame. Anthony Bias starred for the men’s basketball team from 1979-81. He earned National Junior... continue reading
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College began a $28,000,000 capital campaign in June 2007. The goals of the campaign focused on a variety of needs at Bethany. First and foremost was the construction of a... continue reading
Monday, May 5, 2014
Dr. Carol (Gilbertson) Lehtola is the recipient of the 2014 Bethany Lutheran College Distinguished Alumna Award.  As a child growing up on the family farm in Ulen, Minnesota, she had always... continue reading
Friday, April 4, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College Associate Professor of History Dr. Ryan MacPherson together with Dr. Jonathan Den Hartog (University of Northwestern, St. Paul), and Dr. Christopher Gehrz (Bethel... continue reading
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College and South Central Service Cooperative hosted the Young Writers and Artists Conference (YWAC) March 11 and 12. This wonderful set of workshops for students in grades... continue reading
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
The Bethany women's cross country team has always been known for the hard work they put forth in training for races. They put in hard work in the classroom as well and the latter is being... continue reading
Thursday, February 20, 2014
MANKATO, MN — Dr. Dan R. Bruss, the ninth president of Bethany Lutheran College, has announced his plan to retire June 30, 2015. Bruss made the public announcement to a campus assembly... continue reading
Monday, February 10, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Speechless Film Festival. Speechless is an international film festival for both students and professionals.... continue reading
Women's Golf at Mid-Country Bank Classic Sep 23 Island View Golf Club / Waconia, Minn.
First Forward/I'm First "CONNECT" Workshop Sep 23 Honsey Hall 314 - Classroom
Women's Soccer vs Saint Mary's Sep 23 Mankato, Minn.
Admissions Event-High School Visit Sep 24
'Sleep and College Students!' Sep 24 Meyer Hall 101 - Classroom
Sleep: The Most Important 8 Hours of Training in Your Day! Sep 24
Admissions Event-College Fair Sep 25
Men's Tennis at ITA Midwest Regionals Sep 26 St. Peter, Minn.
Admissions Event-College Fair Sep 26
Men's Golf vs Minn. River Valley Invite Sep 26 Le Sueur Country Club / Le Sueur, Minn.
Women's Soccer at St. Scholastica Sep 26 Duluth, Minn.
Women's Tennis vs Mount Mary Sep 26 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Soccer at St. Scholastica Sep 26 Duluth, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at Crown Sep 26 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Men's Cross Country at Roy Griak Invitational Sep 27 Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Cross Country at Roy Griak Invitational Sep 27 Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Tennis at Mount Marty Sep 27 Yankton, S.D.
Women's Tennis vs College of St. Mary Sep 27 Yankton, S.D.
Women's Soccer at Northland Sep 27 Ashland, Wis.
Women's Volleyball at Minn.-Morris Sep 27 Morris, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Northland Sep 27 Ashland, Wis.
Admissions Event-College Fair Sep 28
Admissions Event-College Fair Sep 29
August Jeske Voice Recital Sep 29 Trinity Chapel
In Depth: The Roots and Influence of Islam Sep 29
IM Flag Football Captain's Meeting Sep 29 Sports & Fitness Center
Admissions Event-High School Visit Sep 30
Admissions Event-College Fair Sep 30
Admissions Event-High School Visit Sep 30
Admissions Event-College Fair Oct 1

September 23, 2014

Viking Cup 2014 It's coming Oct 6-10... Viking Cup 2014! Listen for info from Res Life and watch for details posted around campus. Viking Cup is a week-long competition between the dorms meant to foster school spirit and friendly rivalry. Each night, representatives from each dorm compete to win points for their dorm while their dormmates cheer them on. Points are added up after each activity culminating in an overall Viking Cup winner at the end of the week. Gullixson was the Viking Cup 2012 and 2013 champion and took home the trophy!
Speech Team Success The Bethany Speech Team hosted the first debate tournament of the year last Friday and Saturday. 19 debate teams from 5 schools attended. Bethany was represented by the teams of William Soule/Jacob Schneider and Shawn Loging/Jeff Olsen. Will and Jacob won the tournament. Will was named the top speaker in the tournament. Jacob was 3rd with Jeff and Shawn coming in 6th and 8th respectively.
Two 'Sleep Talks' on Wed in The Younge Gym! Sleep! Is it a luxury, or a necessity? Expert, Dr. Jennifer Prichard, will address a 7:30pm audience on Wednesday, the 24th, in the Younge Gym on “Waking Up to the Importance of Sleep!”, followed by a 9:00pm talk directed to athletes (all are welcome!) on “Sleep: The Most Important 8 Hours of Training in Your Day!” Are those 'all-nighters' really productive? Want to get more sleep, but just don't know how? Join us! This talk will make a positive difference in your college career! Sponsored by PAMA Mentors, Health Services, and the Psychology Club. Questions: Patti.Reagles@blc.edu, ext. 306.
Explore the Mysteries of Flexagation Working on math in groups of two? Come learn how to multiply your group size with just a fold of paper. Join us on Thursday, September 25th from 7-8 in the Meyer Hall Foyer to make and explore your very own Hexaflexagon! Check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIVIegSt81k to learn more about hexaflexagons! Snacks will be available! Hosted by the Math Department.
IM Flag Football Sign-Ups Sign-ups are open for IM flag football. Games will be held Mon-Thurs and Sun evenings. Potential game times are 4-10pm weeknights & 2-10pm Sundays depending upon the number of teams and team availability. Be sure to refer to the eligibility & roster portions of the rules when forming teams. Pick up rules, registration, liability, & emergency info forms on the IM wall in the SFC. Completed forms can be returned to the same area. Sign-ups close Fri 9/26 & games begin Wed 10/1. Mandatory managers meeting 8pm Mon 9/29 in the SFC classroom. Questions? Contact Renee Tatge, IM Director.