Monday, February 26, 2018
Bethany student Amir Trotter (’19) has been invited to participate in the annual MFA Playwrights’ Workshop (MFAPW) sponsored by the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) and Stanford University’s National Center for New Plays. The MFAPW is held in conjunction with the National New Plays Network (NNPN) and will take place during the summer of 2018.  Trotter has appeared in several Bethany theatre performances, and will be an... continue reading
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The Bethany Lutheran College Concert Band, directed by Benjamin Faugstad (Assistant Professor of Music), will begin their Spring Break Tour on March 1, 2018, with a 6:30 p.m. concert in Bethany’s Trinity Chapel.    The Band will perform an exciting array of music ranging from the energy-packed: "The Wind Racers" by Jeremy Bell, "Undecim" by Randall Standridge, and "Tribal Quest" by Sean O'Loughlin to the expressive and lyrical: "Hymn for a... continue reading
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
The Bethany Lutheran College Education Department is now offering several post-baccalaureate licensure programs for current teachers. These programs will allow teachers to add to their current licensure profile by taking courses designed for licensure through Bethany’s Education Department.   Educators may add to their current license a variety of endorsements in preprimary (ages 3-8) and middle level math, science, social studies, and... continue reading
Thursday, February 15, 2018
BLC Studios, now in its 17th season of broadcasting Minnesota State University, Mankato, hockey, is producing a women's hockey game on Fox Sports North (FSN) Plus on Saturday, February 17. The entire production will be done by Bethany students. BLC alumnus Andrew Jelken will be reporting and interviewing players and coaches, and Bethany junior Lucas Dorton will be the color commentator (an MSU student will be calling the play-by-play). A total... continue reading
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) has recognized two Bethany students for their exemplary work. BEA is a professional association for professors, industry professionals, and graduate students who are interested in teaching and research related to electronic media and multimedia enterprises. Bethany award recipients were Kalley Hoshaw ('17) and Marcus Ruiz. The two will collect their prizes during BEA’s annual convention and Festival of... continue reading
Monday, February 12, 2018
The Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College and Seminary traveled to campus for their quarterly meeting, February 12 and 13, 2018. At this winter meeting, they set aside time to recognize faculty and staff, and make special mention of those who have certain anniversaries of employment. The group of thirteen honored in 2018 has collectively served Bethany Lutheran College for 275 years. The Rev. Edward Bryant, a member of the Board, was the... continue reading
Friday, February 9, 2018
Allie Curtis, a 2016 Bethany education graduate, is in the early years of her teaching career, but she’s already making an impact at Martin County West (MCW) Elementary School. Curtis has been an integral part of the after school studies program at MCW. The program is designed for students to receive extra help with homework subjects that are difficult for them. Curtis explained that the administration was happy with how the program was going... continue reading
Monday, February 5, 2018
Bethany’s Choraliers production of Oklahoma! played to three sold-house houses on opening weekend—February 2-4, 2018. The ambitious and spirited production features a cast of forty-five, and is directed by Professors Ann Fredrickson and Dennis Marzolf.  The performances for the second weekend—February 9-10 are also sold out, however those seeking tickets are encouraged to come to the performance of your choice in the Sigurd Lee Theater located... continue reading
Friday, February 2, 2018
Faculty and students from the Bethany Theatre Department had the opportunity to explore and learn more about their craft at the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). The annual event was held January 21-27 in Des Moines, Iowa. Region V includes over 100 colleges and universities from a seven-state area. Attendees took part in workshops and productions at the Festival, in addition to earning recognition for several... continue reading
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
A pair of Bethany students will represent the College at the annual Private College’s Scholars Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.  Every Minnesota private college selects two students for the annual capitol event, where each presents a professional poster describing their research methodologies and addresses implications for future research. Representing Bethany are seniors Patricia Lilienthal and Benjamin Wessel.  Lilienthal... continue reading