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
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Bethany Lutheran College is taking the first steps towards the addition of a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) program with the announcement of a search for a full time director of... 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
Residence Halls Open Aug 23
Women's Soccer Alumni Game Aug 23
Parent Orientation Aug 23 Lee Theater, YFAC
Men's Soccer Alumni Game Aug 23
Parent Orientation (repeat session) Aug 24 Lee Theater, YFAC
Student Employment Orientation Aug 24 Meyer Hall 101 - Classroom
Opening Service Aug 24 Younge Gymnasium
New and Transfer Student Orientation Schedule Aug 25 Trinity Chapel
Fall Semester Classes Begin Aug 26
All-Campus Photo Aug 27 Campus Green
Women's Golf vs MLC Dual Aug 29 Mankato Golf Club / Mankato, Minn.
Men's Golf vs Wittenberg Cup Aug 29 Mankato Golf Club / Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at St. Olaf Aug 29 Northfield, 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
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.
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 TBA
"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.

August 20, 2014

Opening Week 2014 Schedule of events... Saturday 8/23 Bonfire at the Firepit 7:30pm; Sunday 8/24 Bethany Block Party on the Green 8:30pm; Monday 8/25 Picnic on the Green with Live Music by Midlife Crisis 5:30pm; Tuesday 8/26 Campus-Wide Capture the Flag meet in the SFC lobby 7:30pm; Wednesday 8/27 The LAB Grand Opening in Luther Hall 8:00pm; Thursday 8/28 Divergent showing on the big screen on the Green 9:00pm; Friday 8/29 Unlimited bowling, laser tag, and mini golf at the WOW Zone 7:30pm. Sign up and pay $5 at Audrey's Desk for the WOW Zone.
Speech Team Informational Meeting The Speech Team will meet in HH 211 at 4:30 pm on Monday, Aug. 25. Learn the Speech Team can do for you and what you can do for the Speech Team.
Theatre Info Meeting The Bethany Theatre Department invites all interested students to the Theater Information Meeting on Tuesday, August 26 at 7 p.m. in Lee Theater of the Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center. Learn about this season's productions, auditions, and all the ways you can be involved. It's going to be an amazing season! Anyone of any class or major is welcome!
Auditions for Theatre Physics and A Christmas Carol AUDITIONS for Theatre Physics and A Christmas Carol will take place in the Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center on Wednesday, August 27. Auditions begin at 6:30 pm. Sign up for an audition time on the Theater Bulletin Board in the YFAC lobby! We have many roles to fill and everyone is welcome!