News & Events

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
Thursday, February 11, 2016
“Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz” featuring the Ron McCurdy Quartet The Bethany Lutheran College Center for Intercultural Development and Resources (CIDR) welcomes The Langston Hughes... continue reading
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Bethany Lutheran College students and faculty members attended the weeklong Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) Region V Festival at Normandale Community College in... continue reading
Friday, December 18, 2015
The Bethany Lutheran College Theatre Department has received notice that a recent production titled Leveling Up has been selected for performance at the Region V Kennedy Center American... continue reading
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
The Bethany women's basketball team’s record currently stands at 3-4 (1-1) entering the second week of Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) play. The Vikings have benefitted greatly... continue reading
Thursday, December 3, 2015
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Bethany women's soccer team completed the 2015 season with Nicole Moldstad being named to the Division III All-North Region Third Team, the National Soccer Coaches... continue reading
Monday, November 16, 2015
Bethany Lutheran College officially welcomed its tenth president, Dr. Gene Pfeifer, when he was inaugurated on Friday, November 13, 2015, in Trinity Chapel.  The guest speaker for the event... continue reading
Baseball vs North Central May 4 Mankato, Minn.
Baseball vs North Central May 4 Mankato, Minn.
Instrumental Festival Concert May 4 Trinity Chapel
Men's Tennis vs TBD May 5
Mt. Olive School Band Concert May 5 Trinity Chapel
Women's Track & Field at UMAC OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS May 6 Minn.-Morris, Minn.
Men's Track & Field at UMAC OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS May 6 Minn.-Morris, Minn.
Spring Formal May 6
Baseball at Hamline May 6 St. Paul, Minn.
Baseball at Hamline May 6 St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Tennis vs St. Scholastica May 6 Baseline Tennis Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
Men's Tennis vs Northwestern May 6 Baseline Tennis Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
Brittany Moldstad and Hannah Mumme, student piano recital May 8 Trinity Chapel
Final Exams May 9
B4ULeave May 11
Baseball at Upper Midwest Athletic Conference May 12 TBD
Commencement Vespers 2016 May 12 Trinity Chapel
Men's Track & Field at Wis.-La Crosse May 13 La Crosse, Wis.
Women's Track & Field at Wis.-La Crosse May 13 La Crosse, Wis.
Spring Commencement 2016 May 13 Sports & Fitness Center
Bethany Choir Tour Concert - Scarville, IA May 14 Scarville Synod Lutheran Church, Scarville, IA
Bethany Choir Tour - Waterloo, IA May 15 Pilgrim Lutheran Church, Waterloo, IA
Bethany Choir Tour - Indianola, IA May 15 Simpson College, Smith Chapel, Indianola, IA
Bethany Choir Tour Concert - Omaha, NE May 16 Pacific Hills Lutheran Church, Omaha, NE
Bethany Choir Tour Concert - York, NE May 17 Bethel Lutheran Church, York, NE
Bethany Choir Tour Concert - George, IA May 18 Immanuel Lutheran Church, George, IA
Bethany Choir Tour - East Grand Forks, MN May 19 River Heights Lutheran Church, East Grand Forks, MN
Bethany Choir Tour - Oklee, MN May 20 Oak Park Lutheran Church, Oklee, MN
Bethany Choir Tour - Park Rapids, MN May 21 First English Luth. Church of Dorset, Park Rapids, MN
Bethany Choir Tour - Golden Valley, MN May 22 King of Grace Lutheran Church, Golden Valley, MN

May 4, 2016

New Athletic Logo Unveiling Join us on Wednesday, May 4, at 10:20 AM in the Sports and Fitness Center for the unveiling of the new Bethany athletics logo! FREE t-shirts with the logo will be available for all current students, faculty, and staff between 10:20 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Biology Research Presentation Senior Luke Thun will present his senior research seminar, "Use of Camera Traps to Survey Mammals near Madelia, Minnesota" on Wednesday, May 4th, at 4:00 P.M. in MH101. All are invited!
Save your 2L bottles! Please save your plastic 2 liter bottles for an upcoming BAC activity! You can drop them off on the table in the fitness room in Luther Hall. BAC has a storage closet in the fitness room and will move the bottles into our closet. Ideally, we need 35 bottles by Thursday, May 5. Thanks!
Electronic Portfolio Presentations Student teachers Madelaine Smith and Allissa Curtis will present their summative electronic portfolios on Thursday, May 12, in Memorial Library Room 111 (lower level). Both candidates are Elementary Ed. majors with dual licensure in middle level social studies. Allissa presents from 9:00-10:00 a.m. and Madelaine presents from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The campus family is welcome to attend to view the cumulative preparation of these exceptional future teachers. Education majors are particularly encouraged to attend to learn about the expectations you will achieve over the coming semesters. Thank you.
Softball Umpires needed: Mt. Olive Lutheran Grade School sponsors a grade school co-ed softball tournament on Tuesday, May 17 at Caswell Park beginning at 9:00 concluding at 3:30. We are looking for volunteers (or paid individuals) to umpire. Umps do not need to worry about balls and strikes, since they just call the bases. Each batter gets 4 pitches to attempt to get a hit. Batters may still strike out. Umps will need to know the basic softball rules. If you are able to help out on this day, please contact Mr. Zibrowski by calling the school office at 345-7927 or emailing Mr. Zibrowski at
Bethany Bookstore sale The Bethany Bookstore is having a sale on all logo items until the end of the school year. This sale is 30% off everything in the store that has the Bethany Helmet, the V or B on them. This will include clothing, hats, pens, pencils, lanyards, decals, etc. All other clothing is 20% off.
St. Clair Schools Football Coach Needed The St. Clair football program seeks volunteer coaches for next fall for JV-varsity teams. No experience needed, but knowledge of the game or playing experience helps. The program will use your strengths to train you to be a future coach. Willingness to help at any level and assist at games is important. Acting as a professional and a positive role model is a must. Background check required. Other opportunities may arise (paid and unpaid). Volunteers' college coursework takes priority over coaching duties. St. Clair is 8 miles SE of Mankato. Call Mr. Bosshart at 507-245-3027.
Wednesday Menu Soup: Tomato soup, Cheese & jalapeno. Pork with mushroom sauce, Roasted Red potato, Roasted Brussel sprouts, Grilled cheese. Rotisserie: Coffee rubbed chicken, Peas & Carrots, Squash. Demo: Pancakes.
B4U Leave Are you graduating this May? Be sure to stop by B4ULeave on Wednesday, May 11 in the Viking Village between 11:00AM and 2:00pm. This is your chance to touch base with a number of departments on campus one final time B4ULeave. There will be food and a special gift for graduating seniors who participate.
Math Senior Thesis Mathematics Senior Thesis Presentation on the Variance Gamma Process of pricing American Options. Presentation by Adam Kluball. Wednesday May 4th in MH301 at 3:30pm. Topics covered include probability, finance, and stock option pricing.
String Band Spring Fling Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. in Trinity Chapel: Spring instrumental concert, featuring Bethany's String Band ensemble.
Biology Research Presentation Michael Loguercio will present his senior research seminar on Thursday, May 5th, in MH 101 at 4:00 P.M. "Seasonal Changes in Bird Species Richness and Abundance at Rasmussen Woods in Mankato, MN." All are invited.
Directing Showcase Thursday The Directing I Class will be presenting their final showcase of scenes this Thursday, 5/5 at 7pm in the Lee Theater. Come and see a wide variety of great scenes directed by these students!
Two Piano Recital Sunday, May 8 at 2 p.m. in Trinity Chapel: Brittany Moldstad and Hannah Mumme, students of Dr. Bethel Balge, perform a dual piano recital. All are welcome, with a reception to follow in the YFAC.
Health Services Hours this week Monday 12-2pm Tuesday 8-12 Friday 8-12
Therapy Dogs Need a stress reliever during finals week? Visit the Therapy Dogs on Monday, May 9 between 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Honsey Hall! Hosted by BARK and Health Services.
Residence Hall Check Out All residential students must check-out of their room by 5:00pm on Friday, May 13. Please set up a time to complete the check-out process with your Resident Assistant. Residential Life wishes you safe travels home and an enjoyable summer!