News & Events

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
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Dr. Tom Kuster (Director of the Christ in Media Institute) was recently featured on the WELSTech program where he explained the mission of the Institute and highlighted a new venture with... continue reading
Men's Golf vs Wittenberg Cup Aug 29 Mankato Golf Club / Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at St. Olaf Aug 29 Northfield, Minn.
Women's Golf vs MLC Dual Aug 29 Mankato Golf Club / Mankato, Minn.
Last Day to Drop a Class Aug 29
Men's Soccer at Buena Vista Aug 29 Storm Lake, Iowa
Women's Volleyball vs Carleton Aug 29 Northfield, Minn.
Women's Soccer at Buena Vista Aug 29 Storm Lake, Iowa
WOW Zone Unlimited Bowling, Laser Tag, and Mini Golf Aug 29 2030 Adams St. Mankato
Men's Cross Country at Gustavus Invitational Aug 30 St. Peter, Minn.
Women's Cross Country at Gustavus Invitational Aug 30 St. Peter, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs Macalester Aug 30 Northfield, Minn.
Women's Soccer vs Grace University Aug 30 Storm Lake, Iowa
Women's Volleyball vs Waldorf Aug 30 Northfield, Minn.
Swimming at Hiniker a.k.a "The Pit" with Cross-Terrain Club Aug 30 Hiniker Pond
Men's Soccer vs Hamline Aug 30 Storm Lake, Iowa
Labor Day Sep 1
Bethany Hawkwatch presentation Sep 2 Meyer Hall 101 - Classroom
Men's Soccer vs Gustavus Adolphus Sep 3 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Golf vs Viking Invite Sep 4 Ridges at Sand Creek / Jordan, Minn.
Women's Golf vs Viking Invite Sep 4 Valley View Golf Course / Belle Plaine, Minn.
"The Garden, Path and Cottage" - Paintings by William Bukowski Sep 4 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
Women's Volleyball vs Wis.-Eau Claire Sep 5 Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs St. Thomas Sep 5 Minneapolis, Minn.
Men's Cross Country at Crown Invitational Sep 6 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Women's Cross Country at Crown Invitational Sep 6 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs Gustavus Adolphus Sep 6 Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Tennis vs Wis.-La Crosse Sep 6 Menomonie, Wis.
Women's Volleyball vs Wis.-La Crosse Sep 6 Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Tennis at Wis.-Stout Sep 6 Menomonie, Wis.
Women's Soccer vs Wisconsin Lutheran Sep 7 Mankato, Minn.

August 29, 2014

Handbell info meeting Interested in joining Handbell choir this year? Please attend a brief meeting on Friday, August 29, 3:30 pm in YFAC 103. No previous ringing experience necessary!
Swimming at "The Pit" On campus over Labor Day weekend? Chill out with Cross-Terrain Club at Hiniker Pond a.k.a. The Pit on Saturday 8/30. Meet at the glass staircase at 1pm to carpool.
ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT MANDATORY MEETING If you are the recipient of an endowed scholarship your attendance is required at a meeting Wednesday, September 10th, at 3:30 p.m. in Meyer Hall room 101. Information concerning your scholarship requirements will be addressed.
America Reads and Counts BLC students interested in tutoring local school children through the America Reads and America Counts federal work study programs, please see Mike Butzow in Old Main 227 to express your interest. These paid opportunities provide meaningful experience in helping others while adding depth to your resume. BLC students from any major may apply. Tutoring opportunities are matched to your schedule.
Meal Plans If you would like to change your meal plan please contact Residential Life. You may do so by emailing ResidentialLife@blc.edu or by stopping by the office in Old Main #238 Meal plan changes may be made up until Friday September 5th
Bethany Rideshare Need a ride? Have room in your vehicle for one more? Join the Bethany Rideshare Facebook Group to coordinate some carpooling!
Psychology Club Meeting: Tues., Sept. 2nd, 3:30 p.m. The Psychology Club will have its first meeting in Honsey 342 on Tuesday, Sept. 2nd, at 3:30 p.m. Come learn about the club, help generate ideas for activities this semester, and learn how you can become involved in the club.
Officials Needed for Intramurals If you are interested in working as an official for intramural sports, please check your email for the application. You may email it back or return it to Renee Tatge's (IM Director) office SFC 203. Applications are due by Tuesday 9/2/14. The hiring of officials and scorekeepers will be sport-specific. You will be asked to provide your availability at the start of each sport. Hours vary depending upon the number of teams and facility availability. Games are held Monday-Thursdays and Sunday evenings. Training sessions (one per sport) are Sunday afternoons.
Art Lecture Professor Bill Bukowski presents an art lecture on his oil painting exhibit, "The Garden, The Path and The Cottage" on Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. in the YFAC Gallery. Reception to follow. Free!
Christian Student Athletes meeting A informational meeting for those interesting in the Christian Student Athlete Bible Study will be Wednesday, Sept. 3 at 8:00 p.m. in the SFC classroom. All are welcome. For more information contact Shane Bowyer at 344-7535 or sbowyer@blc.edu.