News & Events

Friday, March 13, 2015
A new stained glass window was installed at the entrance of Bethany’s Old Main building on Thursday, March 13, 2015. The Bethany High School classes of 1952 and 1953 donated funds to create... continue reading
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
NEW ORLEANS - The Bethany men's and women's cross country teams had successful seasons in 2014 each coming in third place at the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference championships last fall.... continue reading
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
Psychology Week Mar 26
Psych Week Lunch Activities Mar 26 Old Main Dining Center
Psychology Week: Exploring Psych in the Media Mar 26 Honsey Hall 129 - Viewing Room
Psychology Week Mar 27
Psychology Week: Psych on the Go (Taking psych with you) Mar 27 Old Main Outside Cafeteria
Psych Week Lunch Activities Mar 27 Old Main Dining Center
Early Registration Mar 28
Women's Tennis vs Midland Lutheran Mar 28 Owatonna, Minn.
Men's Tennis vs Midland Lutheran Mar 28 Owatonna, Minn.
Baseball at Minn.-Morris Mar 28 Morris, Minn.
Softball vs Macalester Mar 28 Mankato, Minn.
Softball vs Macalester Mar 28 Mankato, Minn.
Baseball at Minn.-Morris Mar 28 Morris, Minn.
Women's Tennis vs North Central Mar 28 Owatonna, Minn.
Men's Tennis vs North Central Mar 28 Owatonna, Minn.
Baseball at Minn.-Morris Mar 29 Morris, Minn.
Anna Tecken Conducting and Composition Recital Mar 29
IM Volleyball Captain's Meeting Mar 29 Sports & Fitness Center
Minnesota River Valley Wind Ensemble - Concert Mar 29 Trinity Chapel
Softball vs Martin Luther Mar 30 Mankato, Minn.
Softball vs Martin Luther Mar 30 Mankato, Minn.
Baseball vs Martin Luther Mar 31 Mankato, Minn.
Bethany Faculty Interest Talk (BFIT) - Kurt Paulsen Mar 31 Honsey Hall 129 - Viewing Room
Easter Break Apr 2
Softball vs North Central Apr 2 West St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs Northwestern Apr 2 West St. Paul, Minn.
Baseball at Bethel Apr 2 St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs St. Scholastica Apr 3 West St. Paul, Minn.
Softball vs Northland Apr 3 West St. Paul, Minn.
Baseball vs North Central Apr 3 Mankato, Minn.

March 26, 2015

Menu Lunch: tomato and vegetable beef soup, chicken pot pie, turnips, biscuits, grilled cheese, turkey legs, AuGratin potatoes, buttered corn, stir fry
Work Study Checks Work study checks can be picked up at the Business Office window from 9 am - 4:30 pm. Please bring your Bethany student ID with you.
Psych Week - Day 4 The focus for Day 4 of Psychology Week is psychology in the media. Join us at 7:00 p.m. in Honsey Hall 129 for a fun and fascinating look at how psychology is portrayed in various media, both accurately and inaccurately. Treats are provided!
Psych Week Lunch Discussion (Thursday) Every day this week, a psychology professor will lead informal discussions about psych topics related to the day’s theme at 11:30 a.m. in the Caf. Today Jon Stadler will be discussing, "How does social media shape how we act, feel, think, and believe?". Drop in, discuss psych with us, and have some fun! [Also, outside the cafeteria, student-made inkblots from the Carnival will be on display.]
Health Services Open this week Friday 8-12
IM Volleyball Sign-Ups Sign-ups are open for IM Volleyball. Games will be held Mon-Thurs and Sundays. Potential game times are 4-10:00pm M-Th and 2-10pm Sundays depending upon the number of teams. Be sure to refer to the eligibility & roster portions of the rules when forming teams! Rules, roster, liability, and emergency information forms can be picked up from the IM wall in the SFC. Completed forms can be returned to the same area. Rosters are due Fri 3/27. MANDATORY manager's meeting Sun 3/29 7:00pm in the SFC classroom. Games begin Mon 3/30. Questions? Please contact Renee Tatge, IM Dir.
Speech Team Success The Bethany Speech Team finished strong at the 2015 National Christian College Forensics Association tournament held at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood, CO. Bethany was represented by five students, Seniors Shawn Loging and William Soule, Junior Jacob Schneider, Sophomore Jeff Olsen, and Freshman Zeffie Olsen. All five students won awards. Bethany took 3rd place in debate for the small school division. The team will be driving home from Colorado on Monday. Please congratulate them on their success!
X-terrain Easter Egg Dying Relax and join X-terrain for a fun study break! Easter egg dying will take place on this Saturday, March 28 at 3:00 in the top floor of Luther hall. You don't have to sign up and it's free! Just come and bring your friends!
Wind Ensemble Concert Sunday, March 29 at 7 p.m. in Trinity Chapel - The Minnesota River Valley Wind Ensemble, directed by Dr. Amy K. Roisum-Foley, performs a spring concert on our campus entitled "Folk Songs and Dances". Free!
Anna Tecken recital Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m. in Trinity Chapel - "Composing Art: A Composition and Conducting Recital" A plethora of musicians will perform newly composed music by senior Annalise Tecken. Selections include a traditional spiritual and a Renaissance echo song. Hear a 29 voice choir, Bethany's very own String Band, a harpist, flautist, pianists, organist, and a percussionist. This recital is free and open to the public with a reception to follow in the YFAC.
Plethora of Musicians Composing Art: A Composition & Conducting Recital On Sunday, March 29th at 2:00 PM in Trinity Chapel, a plethora of musicians will perform newly composed music written by Annalise Tecken. Stop by to hear a 29 voiced choir, Bethany's very own string band, and more with a reception to follow in the YFAC.
Furry Friends coming Friday! Your favorite furry friends are coming on Friday, 5:15 pm. Meet up with them at the green chairs. They can't wait to see you again!