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
College Fair Oct 1
High School Visit Oct 1
High School Visit Oct 1
High School Visit Oct 2
Men's Golf at UMAC Tournament Oct 2 Alexandria Golf Club / Alexandria, Minn.
"A Matter of Spirit" - Photography by Christina Z. Anderson Oct 2 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
High School Visit Oct 3
High School Visit Oct 3
Women's Soccer vs North Central Oct 3 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at North Central Oct 3 Minneapolis, Minn.
Men's Soccer vs North Central Oct 3 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at Northwestern Oct 4 St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Golf at NACC Tournament Oct 4 Trappers Turn Golf Club / Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Women's Volleyball vs Macalester Oct 4 St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Tennis at GrandView Oct 4 Des Moines, Iowa
Men's Tennis at GrandView Oct 4 Des Moines, Iowa
Women's Soccer vs Northwestern Oct 4 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Soccer vs Northwestern Oct 4 Mankato, Minn.
REBEL Ensemble for Baroque Music - in Concert Oct 5 Trinity Chapel
High School Visit Oct 6
College Fair Oct 6
Viking Cup 2014 Oct 6, Oct 7, Oct 8, Oct 9, Oct 10 Sports & Fitness Center
College Fair Oct 7
Viking Cup 2014 Oct 6, Oct 7, Oct 8, Oct 9, Oct 10 Sports & Fitness Center
Women's Tennis at MSU-Mankato Oct 8 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs Martin Luther Oct 8 Mankato, Minn.
Viking Cup 2014 Oct 6, Oct 7, Oct 8, Oct 9, Oct 10 Sports & Fitness Center
High School Visit Oct 9
High School Visit Oct 9
Women's Soccer at Crown Oct 9 St. Bonifacius, Minn.

October 1, 2014

Menu Lunch: Leek and mushroom soup, chicken soup, fried chicken, mashed potatoes/gravy, brussel sprouts, Buffalo chicken snackers; Dinner: carved turkey, stuffing, asparagus, cheddarwurst
On Campus Recruiter - Laurels Peak Rehabilitation Center Are you interested in working in a facility that helps people recover from surgery, injury, or other medical concerns? If so, Laurels Peak will be on campus today, Wednesday, October 1, from 10:30am - 1:00pm to recruit. Be sure to stop by their table near the Dining Center to learn more about their employment opportunities.
Psychology Club Donuts & Discussion The Psychology Club will meet on Wednesday, October 1st, at 8:00 a.m. in the Fireside Room (Old Main) for donuts and discussion. For our first Donuts & Discussion topic, we will tackle the psychological issues that were raised by the suicide of Robin Williams. We'll provide the donuts, you bring your insights, perspectives, and knowledge. Come join us for an engaging discussion and delicious donuts!
Art Lecture Christina Z. Anderson's photography exhibit titled, "A Matter of Spirit" opens with a free lecture and reception on Thursday, October 2 at 7:00 pm in the YFAC gallery. Welcome one and all!
Volunteer Opportunity On Friday,October 3rd, BLC will be hosting many local children grades K-3 on our campus. We will be playing games throughout the night and finishing with a bonfire by the soccer fields. We are in need of volunteers to be a "buddy" for children who do not have parents attending. You will be partnered with a child and asked to play games in the gym with them from 6:30pm-10pm, but some won't stay the whole time. If interested, please sign up on the volunteer sheet at Audrey's desk.
Viking Cup 2014 Sun 10/5 Pre-screening for Talent Show (8pm South Gym). Mon 10/6 Opening Ceremonies with Minute-to-Win-It games (9 pm North Gym). Tues 10/7 Trivia Night (9pm S Gym). Wed 10/8 Win bonus points by attending the volleyball game at 7pm in costume or team colors followed by Fear Factor Olympics (9pm North Gym). Thurs 10/9 Bethany's Got Talent (9pm South Gym). Fri 10/10 Instagram Scavenger Hunt 3-5pm with another chance to win bonus points by attending the volleyball game at 7pm. Closing Bonfire 9pm with prizes and presentation of the Viking Cup! (9pm Firepit).
Learn Spanish in Chile Meet the language requirement in Spanish over the summer or expand your current Spanish skills while living in Santiago, Chile. Join MLC on a 5 week trip, or do an alternate plan for more or less time. Contact the Study Abroad Coordinator for details, kathybruss@blc.edu .
Haunted Corn Maze Have some spooky fun in the Haunted Corn Maze at Farmamerica on Saturday, October 11! $5 covers admission and transportation (up to 30 seats available). Please sign up and pay at Audrey's desk. Meet at the glass staircase in Old Main at 7:15pm the night of the event. The vans will depart at 7:30pm. The Maze closes at 9:30pm. Brought to you by BAC.
REBEL Ensemble for Baroque Music "Barocco: Musical Treasures from the 17th- & 18th-Centuries" , featuring works by Telemann, Vivaldi, Corelli, Mancini, Fasch, Boyce, Rossi & Marini. The New York-based REBEL Ensemble's members include Jörg-Michael Schwarz - Baroque violin and viola, Karen Marie Marmer - Baroque violin and viola, Matthias Maute - recorder and transverse flute, John Moran - Baroque cello, and Dongsok Shin - harpsichord. This is a ticketed event, but it is FREE for the BLC community. Don't miss this concert, performed in Trinity Chapel, Sunday, October 5 at 4:00 p.m.