Daily Bulletin

October 17, 2018

Wednesday lunch 10/16/18
Wed., October 17
SOUPS- green olive, ham & bean; MAIN LINE- chicken Carbonara, pasta bake, corn on the cob; ROTISSERIE- eye round, sweet potatoes, veggie; DEMO- nacho bar.
Home Volleyball
Wed., October 17
The BLC volleyball team is at HOME again TONIGHT. The Vikings host Buena Vista University in non-conference action at 7 PM. GO VIKINGS!
Home Soccer
Wed., October 17
BLC soccer hosts Crown College TONIGHT. The men will play at 5:30 PM followed by the women at 7:30 PM. Both games are very important as both teams are looking to secure spots in the UMAC postseason tournament. Come out and cheer on your Vikings!
Psych Week - Wednesday
Wed., October 17
Today’s Psychology Week event is “Bethany Family Feud”! Four teams of BLC students will be competing for prizes, playing the classic game show. In between games, individual audience members can win prizes too! All of the answers were surveyed from Bethany students, so see if you know what the #1 answer on campus is. The first game starts promptly at 7:00 p.m. in Meyer Hall 101, so get there early to watch the action! [NEXT EVENTS: Psychology Open House, Change for Change (Thursday)]
Psych Week Lunch Challenge (TODAY)
Wed., October 17
*LAST DAY* During lunch today, you will find psychology quizzes on the tables in the cafeteria and the Viking Village. Complete a quiz and turn it in to the box next to the cashier's machine. The top scorer will win a prize and be announced at the Psych Week Library Game Night on Friday.
BOSS Pre-Pharmacy Night
Wed., October 17
Join the Bethany Organization of Student Scientists as we welcome Lauren Eidman from Concordia University Wisconsin to talk to us about anything and everything related to pre-pharmacy. Bring any questions you have related to pre-pharmacy, graduate school preparation, or anything else! Just a reminder, you do not have to be a member of BOSS to attend as all are welcome! Hope to see you in Meyer Hall 101 at 7pm!
Beyond Bethany
Thu., October 18
Are you "Dateable"??? Come learn about some truths of dating in light of the Christian faith. Presentation is by Bethany alumna, Thalia Londgren (Pollard), in YFAC 101 on Thursday, October 18 at 8:00pm.
Library Game Night
Fri., October 19
Game night is back! Join us in the library on Friday, Oct. 19 from 7:00PM-9:00PM for snacks, drinks, and board games. Psych Club is co-host as part of Psych Week. Our friends from the Dork Den will be there as well. Take a break, have some laughs, and play board games!
Seminary Open House
Sun., October 21
All men interested in learning more about the pastoral ministry are invited to the seminary this Sunday, October 21, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Supper will be provided, after which Rev. Matthew Moldstad, pastor at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato, will deliver a presentation titled "Here I Am. Send Me!" The seminary is located at 6 Browns Court, down the road from Gullixson Hall, across the road from the softball field. See you there!
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Student Employment-AdmissionsMORE WORKERS NEEDED!!! Do you love Bethany? Can you talk? Do you know how to operate a phone and computer - at the same time? Then we have a job for you!!! Get paid to call high school students and tell them about Bethany. Evening hours. Sun-Thur. Flexible-Start TODAY. Contact Estelle at estelle.vlieger@blc.edu to learn more.
Seminary Night
Sun., October 21
Men, if you would like to have more information about the pastoral ministry, come to Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary on Sunday night, October 21, 5:30–7:00. A presentation will be given by Pastor Matthew Moldstad, entitled “Here I Am. Send Me!”
Apple Orchard and Candy Barn
Sun., October 21
Pick fresh apples at the MN Harvest Apple Orchard then explore Minnesota's Largest Candy Store (the Big Yellow Barn on 169) Sunday, October 21. Vans leave from the glass staircase at 1:30pm and will return to campus around 5:30pm. Free transportation and admission to the orchard but please bring spending money if you want to buy apples or anything from the Candy Barn. Cash or check only at the Candy Barn but there is an ATM on-site.
Events in MankatoCheck out the events going on this week in Mankato: https://www.visitgreatermankato.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Weekly-Events-October-15-21.pdf
New Course - Juvenile Justice
Mon., October 15
The Legal Studies Department is offering a new course for spring called, "Juvenile Justice" - LEGL 480.A. It will be held on MWF from 1:30-2:20. The topics we will be discussing include: 1) Family Influence, 2) School Systems and Delinquency, 3) Diversion Process, 4) Gang Delinquency, 5) Female Delinquency, 6) Juvenile Court, and 7) Probation & Treatment. You do not have to be a Legal Studies major to take this course. If you have any questions, please contact professor Sara Edwards at sara.edwards@blc.edu.
Winter Wear Donation DrivePlease consider donating coats, hats, boots, gloves, etc. for the donation drive with which STORM is helping. You can place them in the box in OM near the coat/backpack area. All donations go to the poor living on the remote Mishkeegogamang native reservation in Ontario, Canada. A mission group from Overcomers Ministries plans to deliver them later this month and share the Gospel. The drive lasts Monday, October 15, through Wednesday, Oct. 24!
Christian Family SolutionsAre you having a hard time focusing? Worrying a lot? Grieving a loss? Christian Family Solutions has an on-campus clinic to support you and help you feel better. Bethany will pay for the first three sessions for each student. Simply go to the BLC website, go to the student life tab, scroll down to counseling service, and click on “Requested online.” It will lead you to a an online intake questionnaire that will only take a few minutes. Christian Family Solutions will then contact you to set up an appointment.
Great Goody Grab
Sat., October 27
The girls of Edgewood Place invite all faculty and staff kids to come TRICK-OR-TREAT at our residence hall. There will be candy, crafts, and games for children. Plus, a bake sale for adults! Come in costume and knock on FIFTEEN decorated doors in a warm, safe place. Saturday, October 27, 2018 6:00 – 8:00pm.
OTTESEN MUSEUMDid you know that the church body that is now the ELS was founded twice? 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Find out more at the Ottesen Museum. Regular hours are 1:30 - 4:30, Tuesday through Thursday or by appointment. For more information contact Rebecca DeGarmeaux, Director of Programming at 344-7421 or museum@blc.edu.
Need a writing tutor? Need help understanding a writing assignment, developing a thesis statement, organizing ideas, or learning how to edit an essay? How about creative works? A resume and cover letter? An essay for graduate school? The Ada Stokes Writing Center is here for you! We are open on Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (last call at 9:45 p.m.). Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are given priority. HH 217
In Need of Academic Tutoring?If you would like to receive tutoring in academic coursework you can apply for free tutoring services through the Academic Resource Center. In MyBLC go to Academic Resources and complete the Tutoring Request Form. Once a tutor is located, Academic Resources will contact you with a potential tutoring schedule. Tutoring for writing should be arranged through the Ada Stokes Writing Center.

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