News & Events

Monday, March 2, 2015
Legal Studies
The Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College (BLC) recently approved the addition of a new major and minor in legal studies. The new major will be offered beginning with the fall... continue reading
Thursday, February 26, 2015
MANKATO, MN – The Bethany Lutheran College Board of Regents has unanimously elected Dr. Gene Pfeifer (56) of Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, to become the tenth president of the College,... continue reading
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Faculty and Staff Anniversaries 2015
The Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College and Theological Seminary met on the Bethany campus for their quarterly meeting on February 2 and 3, 2015.  After the Chapel service on... continue reading
Monday, January 5, 2015
The next Bethany Lutheran College Athletic Hall of Fame induction will be during the 2015 Fall Festival in September. The Hall of Fame committee is looking for your nominations! If you know... continue reading
Monday, December 8, 2014
Let your mind wander back to your college days. Did you ever question, “Where will I be in ten, twenty, or even thirty years from now?” Were you concerned about making the correct career... continue reading
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
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
Mid Term Exams Mar 2
Women's Day Out Mar 7 Bethany Campus
Baseball vs Simpson Mar 7 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 5
Baseball vs Simpson Mar 7 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 5
Spring Break Mar 9
Softball vs Eastern Nazarene Mar 9 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC2
Baseball vs Buena Vista Mar 9 Tucson, Ariz./ Stadium Field
Baseball vs Buena Vista Mar 9 Tucson, Ariz./ Stadium Field
Softball vs Emory & Henry Mar 9 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC2
Softball vs Alverno Mar 10 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC2
Softball vs Dominican Mar 10 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC2
Baseball vs Marian Mar 12 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 7
Baseball vs Marian Mar 12 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 7
Softball vs Suffolk Mar 12 Cape Coral, Fla. / NW3
Softball vs Nazareth Mar 12 Cape Coral, Fla. / NW3
Baseball vs Carroll Mar 13 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 7
Softball vs Wisconsin Lutheran Mar 13 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC5
Softball vs Alfred State Mar 13 Cape Coral, Fla. / CC5
Baseball vs Wesleyan Mar 14 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 7
Baseball vs Wesleyan Mar 14 Tucson, Ariz. / Field 7
Classes Resume Mar 16
Concert Band and Jazz Band Homecoming Concert Mar 16 Trinity Chapel
Advising Day Mar 18
Softball vs Finlandia Mar 18 West St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs Concordia (Minn.) Mar 18 West St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs Northwestern Mar 19 West St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs Finlandia Mar 19 West St. Paul, Minn.
Student for a Day Mar 20 Campuswide
Speechless Film Festival Mar 20 BLC Campus and Downtown Mankato
Last Day to Drop a Class with a "W" Mar 20

March 3, 2015

Menu Lunch: chili, chicken noodle soup, fried chicken, mashed potatoes & gravy, southern green beans, taco Tuesday, carved pork, buttered corn, nachos
"Painting the Campus Purple!" This week, Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) is "Painting the Campus Purple!" Our goal is to raise awareness and educate others about cancer as well as encourage you to create or join a team for the Relay for Life event on May 1st from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Make sure to check your email this week for a fact about cancer from the American Cancer Society and daily reminders of events going on throughout the week. Please join us in this great cause! Thank you!
Psych Club Meeting TODAY at 7:00 p.m. It's not too late to get involved with the Psych Club. Join us TODAY at 7:00 p.m. in Honsey 214 to help plan Psychology Week (after spring break).
Communication Major Open House The Communication Major will host an Open House reception on Wednesday, March 4, from 3-4 pm in HH 237. The Open House is open to all students interested in the Communication Major and current majors. Students new to the major will be accepted into the major during the Open House.
Summer Employment at BLC Bethany has a limited number of jobs in housekeeping, grounds, and maintenance available to returning students who are registered full-time for Fall 2015. More information and an application form can be picked up at Audrey's desk (second floor, Old Main). Application deadline: March 4, 2015
Residence Halls Closed Over Break Please note that the residence halls will be closed for Spring Break beginning on Friday, March 6 at 5:00pm. The halls will be reopened at 1:00pm on Sunday, March 15. All student fobs will be deactivated over Spring Break. Any student needing to be in the residence halls over Spring Break must complete a written request prior to Wednesday, March 4 by visiting Dr. Ted Manthe, Matt Behmer, or Glenda Bossow.
Now Hiring Scroll Editors Through March 3 applications are being accepted for positions as Scroll Content Editor, Layout Editor, Copy Editor and Media Editor. Applications are located outside the Pub Hub in the lower level of Honsey Hall. Once the application is complete, please contact Denice at to set up an interview. These scholarship positions will not begin until next semester, but training will be held in April.
Health Services Hours this week Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8-1130am
Check out the 'Beer Goggles'! Try on some 'Beer Goggles' this Wednesday over the lunch hours outside the cafeteria! Kim Stanton, from QUAN in Mankato, will be on campus, giving all who are willing, a chance to try out the goggles to see what the world really looks like after drinking too much alcohol. Pretty amazing demonstration! Brought to you by PAMA Mentors.
Earn EASY Money and Eat FREE Pizza Are you interested in making some easy money? Do you like free Pizza? The Young Writer's and Artist's Camp will be on campus over Spring Break on Tuesday, March 10 and Wednesday, March 11. I am looking for 12-15 individuals who want to earn easy money and eat free pizza by doing the following: help direct kids around campus, show kids to their classrooms, help where needed. Please contact Carrie Flanagan at or call 344-7314 TODAY!
Join PAMA Mentors! Meeting today at 4:30pm You are welcome to attend our PAMA meeting today at 4:30pm in the lower level classroom of the Chapel. What are some concerns that relate to college life that you would like to have addressed in the future? Join us, and let's make that happen! PAMA: Promoting Awareness, Motivation, and Action! That says what we are all about. Join us!
Directing Scene Showcase TONIGHT The Directing II class invites you to come to YFAC113 (The Black Box) TODAY, Wednesday, March 4 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. to see an evening of classical scenes. Come, take a break, and experience a great evening of theater!