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

September 30, 2014

Menu Lunch: Chili, minestrone soup, enchiladas, Spanish rice, corn, chili dogs, broccoli; Dinner: pork chops, polenta triangles, spring blend, grilled roast beef and cheddar
Sunday School teachers Mt. Olive Lutheran Church is in need of additional Sunday School teachers. Each class is assigned two teachers to allow for schedule flexibility. Please call the church office if you are interested in helping (507) 345-4966.
'Vikings For Life!' Meeting on Tuesday 'Vikings for Life!' will be meeting in the lower level classroom of the Chapel TONIGHT at 7:00pm. All are welcome to attend and find out how to become involved in the pro-life cause! If you can't make it, but still want to be a part of this new group, contact: Aaron.Wendorff@blc.edu.
Viking Cup 2014 It's coming Oct 6-10... Viking Cup 2014! Listen for info from Res Life and watch for details posted around campus. Viking Cup is a week-long competition between the dorms meant to foster school spirit and friendly rivalry. Each night, representatives from each dorm compete to win points for their dorm while their dormmates cheer them on. Points are added up after each activity culminating in an overall Viking Cup winner at the end of the week. Gullixson was the Viking Cup 2012 and 2013 champion and took home the trophy!
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 .
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!
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!
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.