News & Events

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
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Bethany Lutheran College and Minnesota State University, Mankato will celebrate 15 years of a unique broadcast partnership on Saturday, March 12, 2016, with a special reunion/recognition... continue reading
Monday, February 29, 2016
Daniel Mundahl, Vice President of Finance and Administration at Bethany Lutheran College, was selected 2015 CFO of the Year – Minnesota by Acquisition International. Since 2010, Acquisition... continue reading
Last Day to Drop a Class Aug 26 Registrar's Office
All-Campus Photo Aug 26 Campus Green
Men's Golf vs Wittenberg Cup Aug 26 Interlaken Golf Club / Fairmont, Minn.
Women's Golf vs Saxony Cup Aug 26 Interlaken Golf Club / Fairmont, Minn.
Grand Re-Opening of the Viking Village Aug 26 Old Main 102 - Viking Village
Bethany Summerfest Aug 27 Campus Green
Movie on the Green Aug 27 Campus Green
Men's Golf at Midwest Collegiate Fall Open Aug 28 The Preserve at Rathbun / Moravia, Iowa
Caf Bonus Bites Aug 28 Old Main 139 - Dining Center
Men's Golf at Midwest Collegiate Fall Open Aug 29 The Preserve at Rathbun / Moravia, Iowa
Grand Opening - The Lab Coffee Shop Aug 29 The Lab Coffee Shop (Luther Hall 105)
Bethany Activities Committee Informational Meeting Aug 29
X-Terrain Informational Meeting Aug 31
Women's Golf vs Southwest Triangle Sep 1 New Prague Golf Club / New Prague, Minn.
Men's Golf vs Southwest Triangle Sep 1 Litchfield Golf Club / Litchfield, Minn.
Women's Soccer vs Northwestern Sep 1 Mankato, Minn.
Art Lecture and Reception - Sculpture from the Lester Goetzke Bequest Sep 1 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
The Lab Informational Meeting Sep 1 The Lab Coffee Shop (Luther Hall 105)
Men's Cross Country at Viterbo Twilight Hokum Karem Sep 2 La Crosse, Wis.
Women's Cross Country at Viterbo Twilight Hokum Karem Sep 2 La Crosse, Wis.
Women's Volleyball vs St. Olaf Sep 2 Northfield, Minn. / St. Olaf College
Women's Volleyball vs Macalester Sep 2 Northfield, Minn. / St. Olaf College
Women's Volleyball vs Carleton Sep 3 Northfield, Minn. / Carleton College
Women's Volleyball vs Crown Sep 3 Northfield, Minn. / Carleton College
Women's Soccer at Beloit Sep 4 Beloit, Wis.
Men's Soccer at Beloit Sep 4 Beloit, Wis.
Labor Day Sep 5
Women's Soccer at Rockford Sep 5 Rockford, Ill.
Men's Soccer at Rockford Sep 5 Rockford, Ill.
Women's Volleyball vs Buena Vista Sep 6 Mankato, Minn.

August 26, 2016

All-Campus Photo Immediately after Chapel on Friday, August 26, the annual all-campus photo will be taken on the campus green. Everyone is invited!
Health Services Hours this week Tuesday and Thursday 8am-1230pm
Required On-Line Training for all students - Title IX In the interest of student safety and to comply with MN State and Federal laws, all college students are required to received specific safety training about sexual misconduct and alcohol awareness. Bethany provides this training through on on-line program. See your email for specific instructions, and complete the training today.
FREE Bethany Viking T-Shirt Have you picked up your FREE Bethany Viking T-Shirt? If not, we encourage any students (returning and new) along with faculty and staff to stop by the athletic department offices on Thursday, August 25th and Friday, August 26th from 1-3 p.m. to pick up their new shirt!
Student Custodian Meyer Hall has two Student Custodian position openings available. Please contact Jeff Haugen at 507-381-6072 from 2 pm - 10 pm this Thursday, and 12:30 pm - 8:30 pm this Friday.
Work Study Opportunity: Intramural Ref Love sports and need a work study job? Join the intramural staff as ref or scorekeeper! Please check your email for the details and to print off an application. Applications are due in my office, Old Main 238, by Monday 8/29. Questions? Contact Renee Tatge, IM Coor., at 507-344-7826 or
X-Terrain and BAC Summerfest X-terrain and BAC are teaming up on Saturday August 27th at 2-4 for Summerfest on "the green." Tie dye a free t-shirt, have fun doing water activities, and eat a freezie. There is no need to sign up, just come and have fun!
Bethany Activities Comm. Info Meeting Learn more about the committee on campus that makes all the fun happen! BAC hosts activities such as Best Week Ever, the Corn maze trip, the Super Bowl Party, Spring Formal and more! We are looking for people to fill many roles including coming up with fresh ideas, organizing behind the scenes, and/or helping out at events. Please come to the SFC classroom Monday 8/29 at 9pm to learn more!
Bethany Business Club Bethany Business Club will have it's opening event on Wednesday, August 31 from 5pm to 8 over at Alexander (Hilltop) park. We will have a cookout and play some kickball and Chicago style mush softball. Open to prospective and declared business majors but feel free to bring a long a friend.
X-Terrain Outdoor Club Informational Meeting Do you like to go outside? Do you want to meet new friends? Do you like having fun? Then you should join the X-terrain club! The X-terrain club is low commitment but offers tons of activities such as: tie dying, hiking, pumpkin carving, skiing, sledding, swimming, star gazing... plus any of your ideas! There will be an informational meeting Wednesday August 31st at 8:00 on the 3rd floor of Luther hall. Please bring your planner and your ideas! Also, like "X-terrain Outdoor Club" on Facebook for information.
B-Town Drum Line Info Meeting Do you enjoy music? Have you ever wanted to play the drums? Can you count to four? You're hired! Come try out some drums and learn about the B-Town Drum Line! Join us Wednesday August 31st at 8:30 pm in the band room (YFAC) to find out more.
Volunteer Soccer Coach Needed Mt. Olive Lutheran Grade School (located just east of BLC on Marsh St.) is in need of a volunteer coach for their 5-8th grade soccer team. Practices are Tuesdays and Fridays from 2:30-4:00. We have two Saturday tournaments, dates TBA. Regular season games are mainly on Tuesdays or Fridays. If you are interested, please contact Craig Zibrowski at Mt. Olive by calling 345-7927 or emailing him at
Volunteer Volleyball Coach Needed Mt. Olive Lutheran Grade School (located just east of BLC on Marsh St.) is in need of a volunteer coach for their 5-6th grade volleyball team. Practices are Mondays and Thursdays from either 2:30-4:00 or 4:15-5:30 depending on your schedule. Games are mostly on Saturdays starting Sept. 17 and ending Oct. 29. If you are interested, please contact Craig Zibrowski at Mt. Olive by calling 345-7927 or emailing him at
Loyola Basketball Coaches needed The Loyola boys basketball program is looking for coaches at all levels. Positions as Assistant Varsity B-Squad C-Squad Jr. High are all available. Please contact head coach Eric Larson with any inquiries. Cell: (507)-995-5923 Email:
Between the Bridges Healing Centers is hiring Christian family-owned business in Mankato looking for BLC student(s) who share their values that can add to their exemplary patient care. Job includes, but not limited to: sweeping, vacuuming, damp mopping, dusting furniture/multiple surface types, washing bathrooms, cleaning windows, emptying garbages. Some outdoor seasonal work is required. Must have up-to-date Hepatitis B vaccine. Starting pay: $10/hr. Must be able to work independently and efficiently and take pride in quality of work performed. If interested in this great opportunity please contact
Help Wanted at Local Elementary School Washington Elementary needs 3 lunchroom/playground supervisors beginning September 8th. The time is from 11:15 am to 12:45 pm daily, Monday through Friday. Those interested should contact principal Shane Baier at 507-345-3059 or email him at
Looking for a job? Be sure to visit the Find Jobs page ( on our website for all the latest job postings.
Grand Opening - The Lab Coffee Shop Come enjoy live music and coffee drinks as The Lab kicks off the 2016-17 year with its Grand Opening on Monday, August 29th, from 8:00-11:00 P.M. The Lab is located in the lower level of Luther Hall (LH 105). Bring your friends and enjoy some great live music while sampling from the menu. We look forward to serving you (and your caffeine cravings) this year!
The Lab Volunteer Informational Meeting The Lab is looking for people who love coffee to help run Bethany's own coffee house. Come to the Volunteer Information meeting on Thursday, September 1st at 8:30 P.M. in The Lab (Luther Hall 105) and learn how to have a latte fun!
BLC Viking 5k Run/Walk Bethany Lutheran College will be hosting a 5k run/walk during family weekend on Saturday, September 17th! Race starts at 9am and check-in will be anytime between 7:30-8:30am, at the Sports and Fitness Center. Free t-shirt for all who Register! Cost for BLC Students: $10 $15 all others or $5 for Children 10 and under. Register Quickly at
Volunteer Help Needed at Mount Olive Lutheran Mount Olive Lutheran Church is looking for volunteers to serve as teachers' assistants in our Sunday School. The new year begins on September 18, with classes starting at 9:40 AM. Please contact our Sunday School Superintendent Kent Waletski at for more information.