News & Events

Friday, November 14, 2014
The 2014 edition of “Give to Bethany Day” was a great success! On Thursday, November 13, 2014, alumni and friends made 225 gifts to Bethany. The total contributions were $48,025 during this... continue reading
Friday, October 31, 2014
Five students in Professor Shane Bowyer’s Principles of Management class at Bethany Lutheran College will be holding a fundraiser for Minnesota Valley Action Council (MVAC) Food Hub on... continue reading
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
Thanksgiving Break Nov 27
Men's Basketball vs Wisconsin Lutheran Nov 29 Mankato, Minn.
Classes Resume Dec 1
Women's Basketball vs Dordt Dec 1 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 3 Trinity Chapel
Men's Basketball vs Wis.-Stout Dec 3 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 4 Trinity Chapel
Fall Semester Student Art Show and Reception Dec 4 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 5 Trinity Chapel
Women's Basketball vs Mayville State Dec 5 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Track & Field at Chuck Petersen Open Dec 6 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Track & Field at Chuck Petersen Open Dec 6 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Open House Dec 6 Honsey Hall
Men's Basketball vs Wis.-Oshkosh Dec 6 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 6 Trinity Chapel
6's Hi/Lo Coed Volleyball for Softball Tournament Dec 7 Sports & Fitness Center
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 7 Trinity Chapel
Shuttle to Kiwanis Holiday Lights at Sibley Park Dec 8 Old MainOld Main Sibley Park
ELS Ottesen Museum 4th Annual Christmas Open House Dec 9
Women's Basketball at Carleton Dec 9 Northfield, Minn.
Men's Basketball vs Dubuque Dec 9 Mankato, Minn.
Instrumental Festival Concert Dec 10 Trinity Chapel
'Therapy Dogs are back!' Dec 11 Honsey Hall
Christmas Party Dec 11
Fall Commencement 2014 Dec 12 Trinity Chapel
The Divers 2nd annual Christmas Party Concert Dec 12
Women's Basketball vs Wartburg Dec 14 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Basketball vs Wartburg Dec 14 Mankato, Minn.
Final Exams Dec 15
Men's Basketball at Buena Vista Dec 18 Storm Lake, Iowa

November 26, 2014

Menu Lunch: pumpkin soup, vegetable beef soup, roast turkey, ham, yams, mashed potatoes/gravy, dressing, baby carrots w/pearl onions, cranberry sauce, salad bar, deli bar, pizza
Boundary Waters Trip Coming up soon! You will NOT want to miss this exciting adventure in the north woods. Build memories with your fellow classmates. Boundary Waters sign up sheet is found on the main floor of HH. Don't spend all your money on Black Friday when you can sign up for our annual winter trip. Leaving February 13th and returning on the 16th. If you have questions please see Prof. Mark Wiechmann
Shuttle to Kiwanis Holiday Lights Get in the spirit of the season by experiencing the Kiwanis Holiday Lights! Shuttle leaving for Sibley Park every 30 minutes from the glass staircase on Monday, December 8. First shuttle leaves at 5pm. Last shuttle returns to Bethany at 7pm. No cost but must reserve a spot by signing up at Audrey's desk. Brought to you by BAC.
Harstad Helping Hands Come get your t-shirt and bracelets to support Mark Harstad today! Located In Honsey Hall 200 wing.
What is Bethany to you? Who is Bethany? Take a look at Bethany! If you want a shot at $100, create a fun 10 second video. You can use Vine, Instagram, Twitter, or some other video format. The principles of marketing class is creating $100 challenge to find the best video depicting Bethany. Deadline is December 5. Winner will be announced on December 8. Submit your video or question on the project to one or all of the following: #BLCWin100 or Jessica.Oas@blc.edu #BLCTOP10 #BLC100contest
Will you need a study break before exams? Will Christmas at Bethany put you in the Christmas spirit so much that you’ll need more? Do you need an excuse to sing Christmas carols? Do you want to get a taste of celebrating Christmas in summer? Do you want to know more about ELS foreign mission work? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, come to the Christmas Open House at the ELS Ottesen Museum on Tuesday, December 9, from 2:30 - 5:30. This year’s theme is Christmas in Peru and Chile. Eat some South American treats, tour the Museum, and sing familiar Christmas carols in Spanish.
Dr. Boubel Farewell The History Dept. Student Advisory Council invites you to bid farewell to Dr. John Boubel, who is retiring at the end of this semester. Join us for refreshments on Mon., Dec. 1, at 4pm-5pm in Honsey Hall, Lower Level.
Scholars Showcase The Private College Scholars Showcase promotes the important role that undergraduate research plays in students’ educational and professional development in private colleges throughout Minnesota. Students of all majors are eligible to compete to be one of the two students who will represent Bethany this year. Last year's winners showcased their scholarship in the state capitol building. Deadline: Dec. 5. Contact Dr. MacPherson for details.