News & Events

Thursday, September 8, 2016
The Bethany Hawkwatch will kick off a special week of raptor migration counting in observance of the Hawk Migration Association of North America’s (HMANA) International Hawk Migration Week... continue reading
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Dear Bethany Alumni - You will be receiving postcards and emails over the next few months requesting your assistance in confirming your current contact information. This will help us as we... continue reading
Thursday, August 18, 2016
The Minnesota Board of Nursing has completed campus and clinical site visits at Bethany Lutheran College (BLC) and officially granted permission to the College to establish a bachelor of... continue reading
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Bethany Lutheran College Athletic Department has added three new coaches recently. Each of these coaches bring with them impressive resumes and a comittment to Division III athletics.... continue reading
Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Bethany Lutheran College student-produced Minnesota State Maverick hockey broadcast has been nominated for a Sports Video Group (SVG) and the National Association of Collegiate... continue reading
Monday, May 9, 2016
Bethany Lutheran College is the recipient of a generous $6,000 grant from the Mankato Clinic Foundation. The funding will be used for the addition of a teaching/lab space that is part of... continue reading
Friday, May 6, 2016
Val Imm Bashour of Dallas is the recipient of the 2016 Bethany Lutheran College Distinguished Alumna Award. The award will be presented on May 13, 2016, during the 2016 Bethany Lutheran... continue reading
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Bethany Lutheran College unveiled a new logo for its athletic teams today in the college's Sports and Fitness Center. Along with the logo, the identity package creates a revised look for... continue reading
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
The Upper Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Student Production Awards were announced at a ceremony on Sunday, April 10, 2016, held at the... continue reading
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Two Bethany Lutheran College students will participate in the annual Minnesota Private College Scholars Showcase event in St. Paul, Minnesota, on Thursday, March 10, 2016. The event... continue reading
Women's Soccer at Minnesota Morris Sep 27 Morris, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Minnesota Morris Sep 27 Morris, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs Martin Luther Sep 27 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Tennis vs ITA Midwest Regional Sep 30 St. Peter, Minn.
Tjärnblom - Guest Artist Series Concert Sep 30 Trinity Chapel
Women's Volleyball vs St. Scholastica Sep 30 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Cross Country at Martin Luther Invititional Oct 1 New Ulm, Minn.
Women's Cross Country at Martin Luther Invititional Oct 1 New Ulm, Minn.
Apple Orchard and Candy Barn Trip Oct 1
Men's Golf vs Viking Invite Oct 1 Oakdale Golf Club / Buffalo Lake, Minn.
Women's Golf vs Viking Invite Oct 1 Oakdale Golf Club / Buffalo Lake, Minn.
Women's Soccer at Northwestern Oct 1 St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs JV - Dakota County Technical Oct 1 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Northwestern Oct 1 St. Paul, Minn.
IM Flag FB Capt's Meeting Oct 2
Women's Soccer vs JV - Martin Luther Oct 3 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Soccer vs Bethel Oct 3 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at Northwestern Oct 4 St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs St. Catherine Oct 4 St. Paul, Minn. / Northwestern
Women's Soccer at Crown Oct 5 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Crown Oct 5 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Men's Golf at UMAC Tournament Oct 6 Alexandria Golf Club / Alexandria, Minn.
Women's Golf at UMAC Tournament Oct 6 Alexandria Golf Club / Alexandria, Minn.
Eric Ouren Art Lecture and Reception - Kasotagraphs: Seeing the Formal in the Local Oct 6 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
X-Terrain Star Gazing & Astronomy at MSU Oct 7 MSU Observatory
Party in the Viking Village Oct 8
Women's Volleyball at Minnesota Morris Oct 8 Morris, Minn.
Women's Soccer vs Ripon Oct 9 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Soccer vs Ripon Oct 9 Mankato, Minn.
Lydia Artymiw, Julia Bogorad-Kogan, and Sarah Lewis - Guest Artist Concert Oct 9 Trinity Chapel

September 27, 2016

Home Volleyball TONIGHT - Fan Appreciation Night The Bethany volleyball team plays host to Martin Luther tonight at 7 p.m. in the Sports and Fitness Center. IT IS ALSO FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT/WHITE OUT. Starting at 5:45 p.m. there will be a grill out on the campus green with some raffles and prizes followed by BLC volleyball players throwing out T-Shirts to start the match against the Knights. Be sure to wear all WHITE! Enjoy the fun! Go Vikings!
FLU SHOTS HERE WEDNESDAY Flu shots in the Viking Village for all staff (plus family members 10 and older) and students Wednesday Sept 28 at 7:30am-8:30am and 12:30-1:30pm. Flu shots are covered by all insurance plans (bring your insurance card) vouchers are available for those who don't have insurance.
Health Services Health Services schedule this week, Tuesday Sept 27 8-12 pm Wednesday 8-1pm
Friday Concert Friday, Sept. 30 - Tjärnblom, guest artist concert at 7:00 pm in Trinity Chapel. Swedish for "woodland lake flower", Tjärnblom is a Scandinavian-style string band featuring nyckelharpa (Swedish keyed fiddle), octave mandolin and harmonium. Tjärnblom has performed on the Prairie Home Companion radio show and at numerous festivals in Minnesota. Tickets are FREE for BLC students, faculty and staff! Regular tickets are $10 for all ages.. (Pssst....rumor has it that Dancing Queen is on the set list!)
Audition for Music Man Come audition for Music Man! There are parts for Singing Actors, Speaking only Actors, and Dancers! If you've ever wanted to be part of something big, now is the time! Dance Auditions are Sunday, Oct. 2 at 1:30 in the YFAC. Acting/Singing auditions will be Monday, Oct. 4 at 4:30 in the Sig Lee Theater. Any questions? Contact Ann Fredrickson at ann.fredrickson@blc.edu. A breakdown of the parts is posted in the YFAC on the Theater bulletin board.
Tournament on the Green! Come have fun in a ping pong/bean bag toss tournament on October 7th at 6 p.m. on the green! 1st place winners will win a $10 gift card to Chipotle and 2nd place winners will win a $5 gift card to Starbucks! There will be chips and cookies! We will be taking a donation at the event that will go to benefit STORM. If you have any questions or wish to sign up, email dedmison@blc.edu.
IM Flag Football Sign-Ups Sign-ups are open for IM flag football. Games will be held Mon-Th & Sun evenings. Potential game times are 4-10pm weeknights and 2-10pm Sun's depending on the number of teams & team availability. Be sure to refer to the eligibility & roster portions of the rules when forming teams. Check your email or pick up rules, registration, and liability & emergency info forms on the IM wall in the SFC. Return completed forms to the same area. Sign-ups close Fri 9/30 and games begin Mon 10/3. Mandatory captain's meeting 7:30pm Sun 10/2 in the SFC classroom. Questions? Contact Renee Tatge, IM Coor.
Writing Center Now Open Need help with a writing assignment? Come visit the friendly tutors in the Ada Stokes Writing Center. The Writing Center is located in Honsey Hall 217 and is open Monday - Thursday from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. While walk-ins are welcomed, you are encouraged to fill out an appointment form found on the BLC website under Academic Resources. This will help us better help you!
Your First 100 Days The First 100 Days booklet is your guide to making the most of your Bethany experience! Be looking for your booklet from your RA (if you live on-campus), in your mailbox (if you live off-campus), or on bulletin boards around campus. You can also download the booklet at https://www.blc.edu/student-life. Included in Your First 100 Days are topics such as joining intramurals, joining a club, volunteering, borrowing games and sports equipment, places to go around Mankato, how to get around Mankato, and more! Questions? Please contact Renee Tatge, Coor. of Res Life & Student Activities
America Reads/Counts Work Study BLC students from all majors are invited to participate in American Reads and Counts, a paid work study program that involves tutoring children in reading and math. Tutoring typically occurs at the child's school and matches your schedule during or after school hours on any weekdays. Candidates must clear a background check. Contact Dr. Polly Browne in HH327 or by email at pbrowne@blc.edu to apply or to get more information. It's a great way to get paid while gaining experience, representing BLC, and serving the community.
Would you like to earn a little extra cash? Would you like to earn a little extra cash? Looking for: A few reliable childcare workers to supervise young children while their moms participate in Bible Study. When: Wednesday Mornings from 8:00-10:00am, September 21st-December 7th. Where: Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, a few blocks from campus. Responsibilities: Lead bible story and song time, supervise activities and play time, and feed provided snack. This is a paid position. Must pass State of MN background check Contact: Emily Peters (emmykf@hotmail.com)
Tutors Needed Dr. Carrie Pfeifer is looking to hire tutors for Accounting, Introduction to Statistics, and Economics. If you are able and interested to serve as a paid tutor, please contact Dr. Pfeifer at cpfeifer@blc.edu or stop by her office in Memorial Library Room 101.
Looking for a job? Be sure to visit the Find Jobs page (www.blc.edu/find-jobs) on our website for all the latest job postings.