Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Bethany Speech Team members Rachel Skaaland (junior) and Will Soule (freshman) competed at the National Christian College Forensics Invitational held March 17-19, 2012, at Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, Tennessee. The two made up the smallest entry among the competing institutions, but their efforts were exemplary.  Competitors are placed in one of three divisions; novice, junior, and open based on past experience. Skaaland earned a... continue reading
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Several Bethany Lutheran College students have been nominated for National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) 2012 Upper Midwest Regional Student Television Awards for Excellence. NATAS awards recognize excellence in media production for high school and college/university students in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Western Wisconsin. The 2012 Upper Midwest Regional Student Television Awards for Excellence ceremony... continue reading
Friday, March 2, 2012
The Bethany Lutheran College Concert Band and Jazz Band will travel east for their spring 2012 permformance and study tour. The group will tour historically significant sites in Washington D.C. and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In addition to educational and performance opportunities at Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania; the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio; and the Chicago Brass Festival at Northeastern Illinois... continue reading
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Leaf Me Alone, a video produced entirely by Bethany Lutheran College students, has earned a first place finish in the Small College Video/Broadcast competition of the 2012 Broadcast Education Association (BEA) Festival of Media Arts. This highly competitive Festival features student works from many film and television programs across the country. The student team included Lydia Grabau, Kab Kaniess, Ben Lundsten, Ben Schultz, Katie Shrader, and... continue reading
Monday, February 6, 2012
Mankato, Minn. — Four Bethany Lutheran College students, Brittany Brown, Scott Fassett, Janeen Leisses, and Tracey Mehlhouse, were nominated and selected to participate at the Minnesota Chapter of the 2012 College Band Directors National Association’s (CBDNA) Intercollegiate Honor Band. Each year, the Minnesota Chapter of the CBDNA organizes the opportunity for Minnesota's most talented collegiate music students to assemble. The selection is... continue reading
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Mankato, Minn. – The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) released its fall academic all-conference list with 20 Bethany Lutheran student-athletes receiving the honor. In order to be recognized each student-athlete had to post a 3.50 or better semester grade point average based on a 4.0 scale, and needed to complete the season in the sport he or she was nominated for. The following Bethany student-athletes met or exceeded the conference... continue reading
Friday, January 27, 2012
Four Bethany Lutheran College mathematics students recently returned from the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and American Mathematical Society (AMS) joint Mathematics Meetings in Boston, Massachusetts. The MAA and AMS Meetings are said to be the largest annual mathematics meetings in the world with nearly 7,200 people registered for this January meeting in Boston. To qualify to present, students must submit an abstract for review. ... continue reading
Sunday, January 15, 2012
  By Amanda Dyslin - Mankato Free Press - January 14, 2012 MANKATO — On the second floor of a cute little white house on Marsh Street, some serious business is going down. Bethany Lutheran College students involved in the creation of a new student organization, Bethany Network Ventures, have an office there. With a professional conference table, an easel for presentations, a white board to jot down ideas — everything needed for hours-long... continue reading
Friday, January 13, 2012
The Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College and Theological Seminary recently met in Mankato at which time the Board recognized Bethany employees observing anniversaries of employment. The recognition event occurred after the College’s daily chapel service on Monday, January 9. The Rev. Ken Schmidt, a member of the Board, was the guest speaker for the chapel service and special recognition event. In addition to the chapel event, a reception... continue reading
Monday, January 9, 2012
The Bethany Choraliers under the artistic direction of Ann Fredrickson and the musical direction of Dennis Marzolf present their annual mid-winter musical. This year’s offering is Very Good Eddie. Friday and Saturday performances on February 3, 4, 10, and 11 are at 7:30 each evening with a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. on February 5. Very Good Eddie with music by Jerome Kern, lyrics by Schuyler Green and book by Philip Bartholomae and Guy Bolton is a... continue reading